The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 89 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 200 135 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.58% 1.99% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 2.48% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 156 105 195
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6265 5454 6847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.73% 80.23% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 4343 5904
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SOA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SOA Salary Trend in the East of England

SOA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in the East of England

SOA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Hertfordshire +35 84 £60,000 - 3
Essex +13 40 £83,750 +19.64% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 38 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Bedfordshire -4 18 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Suffolk -10 16 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Norfolk -3 4 £47,500 +26.66% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 198 (48.41%) .NET
2 182 (44.50%) Java
3 139 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (33.50%) C#
5 129 (31.54%) Oracle
6 126 (30.81%) JavaScript
7 111 (27.14%) Finance
8 103 (25.18%) CSS
9 98 (23.96%) SQL
10 93 (22.74%) Microsoft
11 92 (22.49%) ASP.NET
12 89 (21.76%) HTML
12 89 (21.76%) jQuery
13 88 (21.52%) MVC
14 85 (20.78%) Web Services
15 78 (19.07%) XML
16 77 (18.83%) SQL Server
17 75 (18.34%) TDD
18 72 (17.60%) Middleware
19 71 (17.36%) E-Commerce
20 69 (16.87%) UML
20 69 (16.87%) WCF
21 67 (16.38%) Ajax
22 60 (14.67%) Degree
23 59 (14.43%) REST
24 57 (13.94%) WebSphere
25 55 (13.45%) MS Excel
25 55 (13.45%) TOGAF
26 54 (13.20%) OO
26 54 (13.20%) JBoss

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 57 (13.94%) WebSphere
2 54 (13.20%) JBoss
3 33 (8.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 30 (7.33%) WebLogic
5 29 (7.09%) SharePoint
6 18 (4.40%) IIS
7 17 (4.16%) Oracle Service Bus
8 16 (3.91%) Tomcat
9 15 (3.67%) Tuxedo
9 15 (3.67%) AquaLogic
10 14 (3.42%) Apache Pig
11 13 (3.18%) Oracle Workflow
12 11 (2.69%) Node.js
12 11 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
15 7 (1.71%) Mule
Applications
1 55 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (2.69%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.98%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.47%) SaaS
4 5 (1.22%) PaaS
4 5 (1.22%) Google Apps
4 5 (1.22%) IaaS
4 5 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.22%) Terremark
5 4 (0.98%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.73%) GitHub
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.89%) Firewall
2 18 (4.40%) HTTP
3 10 (2.44%) SSL
4 9 (2.20%) SAN
5 6 (1.47%) ATM
6 5 (1.22%) Internet
7 4 (0.98%) IPv4
7 4 (0.98%) IPv6
7 4 (0.98%) NAS
8 1 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.24%) VPN
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.76%) Relational Database
3 40 (9.78%) Oracle Database
4 31 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 29 (7.09%) NoSQL
6 28 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
7 26 (6.36%) MongoDB
8 24 (5.87%) RDBMS
8 24 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (3.67%) Big Data
12 14 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 14 (3.42%) MySQL
12 14 (3.42%) Hadoop
12 14 (3.42%) Apache Hive
13 13 (3.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 10 (2.44%) Couchbase
15 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.09%) Subversion
3 28 (6.85%) Oracle Forms
4 27 (6.60%) NUnit
5 20 (4.89%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (4.65%) Selenium
7 17 (4.16%) TeamCity
8 16 (3.91%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (2.44%) JIRA
9 10 (2.44%) CruiseControl
9 10 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 10 (2.44%) JUnit
10 9 (2.20%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.71%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.71%) Gradle
11 7 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (1.71%) Maven
General
1 111 (27.14%) Finance
2 45 (11.00%) Retail
3 22 (5.38%) Back Office
4 14 (3.42%) Banking
5 10 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.71%) Marketing
7 6 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 148 (36.19%) Developer
2 141 (34.47%) Architect
3 97 (23.72%) Solutions Architect
4 74 (18.09%) Senior Developer
5 58 (14.18%) .NET Developer
6 50 (12.22%) Analyst
7 42 (10.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 40 (9.78%) C# Developer
9 36 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (6.60%) Senior C# Developer
11 23 (5.62%) Support Analyst
12 22 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (5.13%) Java Developer
14 19 (4.65%) Integration Architect
14 19 (4.65%) Technical Architect
15 17 (4.16%) Web Developer
15 17 (4.16%) Applications Support
15 17 (4.16%) ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
17 15 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (48.41%) .NET
2 103 (25.18%) CSS
3 92 (22.49%) ASP.NET
4 89 (21.76%) HTML
4 89 (21.76%) jQuery
5 85 (20.78%) Web Services
6 78 (19.07%) XML
7 72 (17.60%) Middleware
8 69 (16.87%) WCF
9 67 (16.38%) Ajax
10 59 (14.43%) REST
11 53 (12.96%) HTML5
12 50 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (11.25%) J2EE
14 42 (10.27%) CSS3
15 38 (9.29%) Spring
16 34 (8.31%) SOAP
17 33 (8.07%) Java EE
18 31 (7.58%) .NET Framework
19 29 (7.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.07%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.60%) Data Integration
4 26 (6.36%) N-Tier
5 18 (4.40%) Open Source
6 11 (2.69%) DataPower
7 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.71%) FMCG
8 7 (1.71%) Taxonomies
8 7 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.47%) EFT
10 5 (1.22%) CMDB
10 5 (1.22%) User Experience
11 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.73%) W3C
12 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.49%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.49%) GIS
13 2 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.05%) Windows
2 35 (8.56%) UNIX
3 16 (3.91%) Linux
4 7 (1.71%) HPUX
4 7 (1.71%) Solaris
5 4 (0.98%) Android
5 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (21.52%) MVC
3 75 (18.34%) TDD
4 71 (17.36%) E-Commerce
5 69 (16.87%) UML
6 55 (13.45%) TOGAF
7 54 (13.20%) OO
8 47 (11.49%) Scrum
9 44 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (10.51%) Mentoring
11 34 (8.31%) Web Development
12 30 (7.33%) Software Engineering
13 26 (6.36%) Multithreading
14 25 (6.11%) Waterfall
15 24 (5.87%) Enterprise Architecture
16 23 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (5.62%) MVVM
17 22 (5.38%) Low Latency
18 21 (5.13%) Data Modelling
18 21 (5.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 182 (44.50%) Java
2 137 (33.50%) C#
3 126 (30.81%) JavaScript
4 98 (23.96%) SQL
5 32 (7.82%) PL/SQL
6 21 (5.13%) PHP
7 18 (4.40%) COBOL
8 15 (3.67%) Delphi
8 15 (3.67%) Objective-C
8 15 (3.67%) VB6
8 15 (3.67%) VB
9 14 (3.42%) VB.NET
9 14 (3.42%) Shell Script
9 14 (3.42%) Groovy
10 7 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.47%) C++
12 4 (0.98%) Scala
13 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.49%) ABAP
14 2 (0.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 60 (14.67%) Degree
2 40 (9.78%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.33%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.91%) OCP
4 16 (3.91%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.98%) ISEB
6 4 (0.98%) MCP
7 2 (0.49%) PhD
7 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.49%) MCPD
8 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.69%) QA
2 9 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (2.93%) Puppet
2 6 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 129 (31.54%) Oracle
2 93 (22.74%) Microsoft
3 39 (9.54%) webMethods
4 36 (8.80%) TIBCO
5 30 (7.33%) IBM
6 18 (4.40%) Software AG
6 18 (4.40%) Micro Focus
7 16 (3.91%) Google
8 15 (3.67%) BEA
9 7 (1.71%) Informatica
9 7 (1.71%) EMC
9 7 (1.71%) Open Text
9 7 (1.71%) Talend
10 5 (1.22%) Splunk
10 5 (1.22%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.22%) SAP
11 4 (0.98%) Reuters
11 4 (0.98%) 3PAR
11 4 (0.98%) VMware
12 3 (0.73%) Hyperion
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