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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 123 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 125 199 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.01% 2.72% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.20% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 102 166 175
Median salary £56,250 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,075 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
5378 6225 6281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.52% 84.99% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4444 5249 5014
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +11 37 £60,000 -14.89% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 34 £56,250 -2.17% 2
Hertfordshire -46 21 £65,000 +4.00% 8
Norfolk +6 18 £50,000 -
Suffolk +3 12 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Essex -15 11 £65,000 +62.50% 3
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SOA.

1 123 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.33%) Java
3 67 (28.76%) .NET
4 57 (24.46%) Scrum
5 53 (22.75%) C#
6 44 (18.88%) Web Services
7 43 (18.45%) MVC
8 39 (16.74%) Finance
9 38 (16.31%) SQL
10 35 (15.02%) J2EE
11 33 (14.16%) Oracle
11 33 (14.16%) SQL Server
11 33 (14.16%) HTML
11 33 (14.16%) Enterprise Architecture
12 32 (13.73%) REST
12 32 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (13.30%) ASP.NET
13 31 (13.30%) XML
14 30 (12.88%) Microsoft
14 30 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (12.88%) Mentoring
15 29 (12.45%) TDD
15 29 (12.45%) JBoss
15 29 (12.45%) JavaScript
16 28 (12.02%) CSS
16 28 (12.02%) WebLogic
16 28 (12.02%) Retail
17 26 (11.16%) Software Delivery
18 25 (10.73%) TOGAF
18 25 (10.73%) SOAP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (12.45%) JBoss
2 28 (12.02%) WebLogic
3 21 (9.01%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.87%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.44%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.86%) Apache
7 2 (0.86%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.86%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.86%) IIS
7 2 (0.86%) Mule
7 2 (0.86%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.86%) SAS
7 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) DOC1
2 2 (0.86%) SPSS
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) BigMachines
1 4 (1.72%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.86%) Exstream
2 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.43%) Maximo
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.43%) PaaS
4 5 (2.15%) IaaS
5 4 (1.72%) Oracle CX
5 4 (1.72%) SaaS
6 3 (1.29%) BPaaS
6 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.86%) Office 365
7 2 (0.86%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.15%) HTTP
2 4 (1.72%) DNS
3 2 (0.86%) Internet
3 2 (0.86%) LAN
3 2 (0.86%) LDAP
3 2 (0.86%) WAN
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.73%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.30%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.43%) Big Data
5 8 (3.43%) MySQL
6 7 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.15%) Apache Hive
7 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.15%) QlikView
8 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.29%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.29%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (6.87%) Git (software)
1 16 (6.87%) Subversion
2 12 (5.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 11 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.43%) JIRA
4 8 (3.43%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (3.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.15%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.29%) Maven
8 3 (1.29%) NUnit
8 3 (1.29%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.86%) Hudson
9 2 (0.86%) JUnit
10 1 (0.43%) Ant
10 1 (0.43%) FishEye
10 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (16.74%) Finance
2 28 (12.02%) Retail
3 10 (4.29%) Marketing
4 6 (2.58%) Advertising
5 5 (2.15%) Billing
5 5 (2.15%) Publishing
6 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.86%) Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Electronics
7 2 (0.86%) Games
7 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (35.62%) Architect
2 66 (28.33%) Developer
3 42 (18.03%) Designer
4 41 (17.60%) Solutions Architect
5 38 (16.31%) Solutions Designer
6 30 (12.88%) Java Developer
7 20 (8.58%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.87%) .NET Developer
9 15 (6.44%) Senior Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Analyst
10 14 (6.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (5.58%) SOA Architect
12 12 (5.15%) Integration Architect
12 12 (5.15%) Lead Developer
12 12 (5.15%) Senior Designer
13 11 (4.72%) Systems Designer
14 10 (4.29%) Java Architect
14 10 (4.29%) Software Engineer
14 10 (4.29%) Technical Architect
15 9 (3.86%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.76%) .NET
2 44 (18.88%) Web Services
3 35 (15.02%) J2EE
4 33 (14.16%) HTML
5 32 (13.73%) REST
6 31 (13.30%) ASP.NET
6 31 (13.30%) XML
7 28 (12.02%) CSS
8 25 (10.73%) SOAP
9 24 (10.30%) Spring
10 22 (9.44%) AngularJS
10 22 (9.44%) HTML5
10 22 (9.44%) JSON
11 21 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (9.01%) Hibernate
12 18 (7.73%) Middleware
13 17 (7.30%) jQuery
13 17 (7.30%) WCF
14 16 (6.87%) .NET Framework
14 16 (6.87%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.73%) Data Integration
2 17 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.86%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.00%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.58%) Cryptography
8 6 (2.58%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.15%) DataPower
9 5 (2.15%) Linked Data
9 5 (2.15%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.15%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.72%) iSeries
11 3 (1.29%) Fintech
12 2 (0.86%) EPoS
12 2 (0.86%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.86%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.87%) Linux
1 16 (6.87%) Unix
2 12 (5.15%) Windows
3 8 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.00%) Android
5 2 (0.86%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.86%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (24.46%) Scrum
3 43 (18.45%) MVC
4 33 (14.16%) Enterprise Architecture
5 32 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (12.88%) Mentoring
6 30 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (12.45%) TDD
8 26 (11.16%) Software Delivery
9 25 (10.73%) TOGAF
10 24 (10.30%) ITIL
11 23 (9.87%) DevOps
11 23 (9.87%) OO
12 20 (8.58%) Kanban
13 18 (7.73%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.30%) ERP
15 16 (6.87%) E-Commerce
16 15 (6.44%) ETL
16 15 (6.44%) Project Management
16 15 (6.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (34.33%) Java
2 53 (22.75%) C#
3 38 (16.31%) SQL
4 29 (12.45%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.43%) PHP
5 8 (3.43%) Python
5 8 (3.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.15%) C++
8 4 (1.72%) XAML
9 2 (0.86%) C
9 2 (0.86%) Groovy
9 2 (0.86%) R
9 2 (0.86%) Scala
10 1 (0.43%) PL/1
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (8.58%) Degree
2 14 (6.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.86%) CISA
4 2 (0.86%) CISMP
4 2 (0.86%) CISSP
4 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.86%) PMP
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.15%) Data Quality
1 5 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.00%) iptables
2 5 (2.15%) Docker
2 5 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.86%) VMware Server
3 2 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.86%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (14.16%) Oracle
2 30 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.30%) IBM
3 17 (7.30%) SAP
4 10 (4.29%) hybris
5 8 (3.43%) Talend
6 5 (2.15%) Apigee
6 5 (2.15%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.72%) CA
7 4 (1.72%) Mashery
7 4 (1.72%) MKS
7 4 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.72%) Siebel
7 4 (1.72%) WSO2
8 3 (1.29%) BEA
8 3 (1.29%) VMware
8 3 (1.29%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.86%) Fiorano
9 2 (0.86%) Saba
9 2 (0.86%) Sitecore
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