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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 142 109 120
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 110 186 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.75% 2.53% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.97% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86 156 145
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
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 6255 6520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.58% 85.22% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4577 5258 5271
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Cambridgeshire -1 27 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Bedfordshire +18 26 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Hertfordshire -39 24 £61,250 -2.00% 5
Norfolk - 20 £50,000 - 1
Essex -4 12 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Suffolk -5 8 £72,500 +107.14% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (29.66%) Java
3 63 (26.69%) .NET
4 48 (20.34%) Scrum
5 44 (18.64%) Finance
6 43 (18.22%) C#
6 43 (18.22%) Web Services
7 37 (15.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 35 (14.83%) JavaScript
8 35 (14.83%) MVC
9 34 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (14.41%) HTML
10 33 (13.98%) CSS
11 32 (13.56%) TOGAF
12 30 (12.71%) J2EE
12 30 (12.71%) OO
12 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
13 29 (12.29%) TDD
14 28 (11.86%) Retail
14 28 (11.86%) E-Commerce
14 28 (11.86%) SQL Server
15 27 (11.44%) Oracle
15 27 (11.44%) ASP.NET
15 27 (11.44%) JBoss
15 27 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (11.44%) Kanban
15 27 (11.44%) REST
15 27 (11.44%) DevOps
16 26 (11.02%) Mentoring
16 26 (11.02%) XML

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 27 (11.44%) JBoss
2 25 (10.59%) WebLogic
3 19 (8.05%) Tomcat
4 18 (7.63%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.97%) Apache
7 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.85%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.85%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.85%) IIS
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.85%) SAS
9 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.54%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.27%) DOC1
4 2 (0.85%) SPSS
5 1 (0.42%) MS Office
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) BigMachines
1 4 (1.69%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.27%) Exstream
3 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.81%) PaaS
4 5 (2.12%) BPaaS
4 5 (2.12%) SaaS
5 4 (1.69%) IaaS
5 4 (1.69%) Oracle CX
6 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.27%) GitHub
7 2 (0.85%) Office 365
7 2 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.66%) HTTP
2 4 (1.69%) DNS
2 4 (1.69%) Internet
3 3 (1.27%) LAN
3 3 (1.27%) WAN
4 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.36%) NoSQL
2 15 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.66%) Big Data
4 10 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.54%) MySQL
5 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.12%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.12%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.27%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.27%) Spotfire
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (5.93%) Subversion
3 13 (5.51%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (2.54%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.54%) JIRA
5 6 (2.54%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.12%) CruiseControl
6 5 (2.12%) ERwin
7 4 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.27%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.27%) NUnit
9 2 (0.85%) Hudson
10 1 (0.42%) MSTest
10 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.42%) Selenium
10 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (18.64%) Finance
2 28 (11.86%) Retail
3 9 (3.81%) Marketing
4 5 (2.12%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Electronics
5 2 (0.85%) Games
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Billing
6 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.42%) Front Office
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (38.56%) Architect
2 67 (28.39%) Developer
3 37 (15.68%) Solutions Architect
4 35 (14.83%) Designer
5 33 (13.98%) Solutions Designer
6 26 (11.02%) Java Developer
7 20 (8.47%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.36%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.93%) Analyst
10 13 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.51%) Digital Architect
10 13 (5.51%) Lead Developer
11 12 (5.08%) Consultant
11 12 (5.08%) Integration Architect
11 12 (5.08%) Lead Architect
11 12 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.08%) SOA Architect
12 11 (4.66%) Platform Architect
12 11 (4.66%) Programmer
12 11 (4.66%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (26.69%) .NET
2 43 (18.22%) Web Services
3 34 (14.41%) HTML
4 33 (13.98%) CSS
5 30 (12.71%) J2EE
6 27 (11.44%) ASP.NET
6 27 (11.44%) REST
7 26 (11.02%) XML
8 21 (8.90%) AngularJS
8 21 (8.90%) Middleware
9 20 (8.47%) HTML5
9 20 (8.47%) JSON
10 19 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (8.05%) WCF
11 18 (7.63%) SOAP
11 18 (7.63%) Spring
12 17 (7.20%) Java EE
13 16 (6.78%) .NET Framework
13 16 (6.78%) Entity Framework
14 15 (6.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.32%) Data Integration
2 19 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.24%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.81%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.81%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.39%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.97%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.12%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.69%) DataPower
11 4 (1.69%) iSeries
11 4 (1.69%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.69%) User Experience
12 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.85%) Fintech
13 2 (0.85%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.85%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.85%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.36%) Windows
2 11 (4.66%) Linux
2 11 (4.66%) Unix
3 8 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.97%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (20.34%) Scrum
3 37 (15.68%) Enterprise Architecture
4 35 (14.83%) MVC
5 34 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (13.56%) TOGAF
7 30 (12.71%) OO
8 29 (12.29%) TDD
9 28 (11.86%) E-Commerce
10 27 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (11.44%) DevOps
10 27 (11.44%) Kanban
11 26 (11.02%) Mentoring
12 24 (10.17%) Software Delivery
13 22 (9.32%) ITIL
14 20 (8.47%) SDLC
14 20 (8.47%) Waterfall
15 18 (7.63%) Software Engineering
16 17 (7.20%) Change Management
17 16 (6.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.66%) Java
2 43 (18.22%) C#
3 35 (14.83%) JavaScript
4 23 (9.75%) SQL
5 8 (3.39%) Python
6 7 (2.97%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.54%) PHP
8 5 (2.12%) C++
9 4 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.69%) XAML
10 3 (1.27%) ES6
11 2 (0.85%) C
11 2 (0.85%) Groovy
11 2 (0.85%) R
11 2 (0.85%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) PL/1
12 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (8.05%) Degree
2 13 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.85%) CISA
3 2 (0.85%) CISMP
3 2 (0.85%) CISSP
3 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.54%) iptables
2 3 (1.27%) Docker
3 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.44%) Oracle
3 14 (5.93%) IBM
4 12 (5.08%) SAP
5 7 (2.97%) hybris
6 5 (2.12%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.69%) Apigee
7 4 (1.69%) BEA
7 4 (1.69%) MKS
7 4 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.69%) Siebel
7 4 (1.69%) Talend
8 3 (1.27%) CA
8 3 (1.27%) HP
8 3 (1.27%) Mashery
8 3 (1.27%) WSO2
8 3 (1.27%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.85%) Splunk
9 2 (0.85%) Twitter
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