The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 115 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 59 35 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.62% 1.08% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.41% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2987 2487 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.04% 76.97% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2065 2219
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the East Midlands region.

SOA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SOA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +14 31 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Northamptonshire -6 22 £53,750 -8.51% 5
Derbyshire -9 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Lincolnshire +3 2 £56,000 +12.00%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 148 (79.14%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (52.41%) Software Engineering
3 85 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 85 (45.45%) Middleware
4 82 (43.85%) Oracle
5 79 (42.25%) CSS
6 75 (40.11%) Eclipse
7 74 (39.57%) JDeveloper
7 74 (39.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 74 (39.57%) Hudson
8 73 (39.04%) Scrum
8 73 (39.04%) HTML
9 69 (36.90%) Finance
10 60 (32.09%) SSL
11 57 (30.48%) Git (software)
12 56 (29.95%) HTML5
12 56 (29.95%) BPEL
13 55 (29.41%) Degree
14 51 (27.27%) CSS3
15 47 (25.13%) Oracle Service Bus
16 46 (24.60%) SQL
16 46 (24.60%) J2EE
17 45 (24.06%) .NET
18 40 (21.39%) Subversion
19 39 (20.86%) C#
20 37 (19.79%) jQuery
21 36 (19.25%) Oracle BPM
21 36 (19.25%) OO
22 35 (18.72%) Xcode
22 35 (18.72%) Objective-C

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (25.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 20 (10.70%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.02%) Apache
4 14 (7.49%) WebLogic
4 14 (7.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.74%) IIS
6 6 (3.21%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.14%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 36 (19.25%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.14%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.37%) GitHub
2 10 (5.35%) SaaS
3 4 (2.14%) PaaS
3 4 (2.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (32.09%) SSL
2 20 (10.70%) Internet
3 15 (8.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.23%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.49%) MySQL
4 10 (5.35%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.21%) Big Data
8 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.07%) VLDB
11 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.53%) DB2
11 1 (0.53%) Informix
11 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 75 (40.11%) Eclipse
2 74 (39.57%) JDeveloper
2 74 (39.57%) Hudson
3 57 (30.48%) Git (software)
4 40 (21.39%) Subversion
5 35 (18.72%) Xcode
6 16 (8.56%) Ant
7 12 (6.42%) Visual Studio
8 11 (5.88%) Maven
9 8 (4.28%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.74%) Mocha
10 7 (3.74%) Selenium
11 6 (3.21%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.60%) FxCop
13 3 (1.60%) JUnit
13 3 (1.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 69 (36.90%) Finance
2 30 (16.04%) Games
3 17 (9.09%) Military
4 15 (8.02%) Marketing
5 10 (5.35%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (43.32%) Software Engineer
2 60 (32.09%) Developer
3 23 (12.30%) Architect
4 17 (9.09%) Graduate
4 17 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 16 (8.56%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (8.56%) Analyst
6 14 (7.49%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.49%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.95%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.42%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.35%) Programmer
10 9 (4.81%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.28%) Senior Architect
12 6 (3.21%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.21%) Applications Architect
13 5 (2.67%) Applications Developer
13 5 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (2.67%) Senior .NET Developer
14 4 (2.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (45.45%) Middleware
2 79 (42.25%) CSS
3 74 (39.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 73 (39.04%) HTML
5 56 (29.95%) HTML5
6 51 (27.27%) CSS3
7 46 (24.60%) J2EE
8 45 (24.06%) .NET
9 37 (19.79%) jQuery
10 34 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 34 (18.18%) JMS
11 29 (15.51%) Web Services
12 28 (14.97%) XML
13 24 (12.83%) Ajax
13 24 (12.83%) REST
14 22 (11.76%) SOAP
15 21 (11.23%) XSD
16 17 (9.09%) XSL
17 15 (8.02%) WSDL
18 13 (6.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.83%) User Experience
2 20 (10.70%) Mobile App
3 19 (10.16%) N-Tier
4 14 (7.49%) Blog
5 13 (6.95%) Open Source
6 11 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.14%) DataPower
9 4 (2.14%) EPoS
10 3 (1.60%) W3C
10 3 (1.60%) Informatics
10 3 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.53%) Replication
11 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.02%) Linux
2 10 (5.35%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.74%) Windows
4 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.60%) UNIX
6 2 (1.07%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (79.14%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (52.41%) Software Engineering
3 73 (39.04%) Scrum
4 56 (29.95%) BPEL
5 36 (19.25%) OO
6 29 (15.51%) E-Commerce
6 29 (15.51%) MVC
7 25 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (12.30%) TDD
9 22 (11.76%) OOD
10 20 (10.70%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (9.63%) BPMN
12 17 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 15 (8.02%) CRM
14 14 (7.49%) TOGAF
14 14 (7.49%) Project Management
15 13 (6.95%) Unit Testing
16 11 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (5.88%) EAI
17 10 (5.35%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 85 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 46 (24.60%) SQL
3 39 (20.86%) C#
4 35 (18.72%) Objective-C
5 32 (17.11%) Java
6 11 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.28%) C++
7 8 (4.28%) Perl
8 7 (3.74%) C
9 6 (3.21%) PHP
9 6 (3.21%) Python
10 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) XPath
11 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 55 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (2.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (2.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) COBIT
2 1 (0.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (6.95%) Puppet
1 13 (6.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (43.85%) Oracle
2 28 (14.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.35%) Adobe
4 7 (3.74%) JBoss
5 5 (2.67%) SAP
5 5 (2.67%) IBM
6 4 (2.14%) ATG
6 4 (2.14%) hybris
6 4 (2.14%) Facebook
6 4 (2.14%) Twitter
7 3 (1.60%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.60%) webMethods
8 2 (1.07%) HP
8 2 (1.07%) Software AG
8 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.53%) Informatica
9 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) Sybase
9 1 (0.53%) InterSystems
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive basic, plus up to 20% bonus, pension and private healthcar
Posted: 10 days ago