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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 114 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 166 194 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.38% 2.51% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 3.04% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 124 180 172
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
6057 6390 7011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.75% 82.80% 81.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4893 5190 5799
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +29 53 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Cambridgeshire +20 38 £43,000 -36.29% 3
Hertfordshire -28 35 £70,000 +16.66% 5
Suffolk -11 21 £62,500 +38.88%
Essex 0 19 £100,000 +53.84% 1
Norfolk +7 3 - -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 164 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (32.65%) Web Services
3 103 (30.29%) .NET
4 91 (26.76%) Finance
5 88 (25.88%) Java
6 64 (18.82%) C#
7 57 (16.76%) E-Commerce
8 54 (15.88%) Oracle
9 53 (15.59%) SQL Server
9 53 (15.59%) WCF
10 52 (15.29%) TDD
11 51 (15.00%) Scrum
11 51 (15.00%) XML
11 51 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 50 (14.71%) MVC
13 49 (14.41%) TOGAF
13 49 (14.41%) ASP.NET
14 48 (14.12%) JavaScript
15 46 (13.53%) OO
15 46 (13.53%) Retail
15 46 (13.53%) REST
15 46 (13.53%) SDLC
16 43 (12.65%) Ajax
16 43 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
16 43 (12.65%) HTML
16 43 (12.65%) SQL
17 42 (12.35%) CSS
17 42 (12.35%) SOAP
18 41 (12.06%) jQuery
18 41 (12.06%) WebSphere

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 41 (12.06%) WebSphere
2 38 (11.18%) JBoss
3 35 (10.29%) WebLogic
4 27 (7.94%) Tomcat
5 21 (6.18%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (5.29%) Apache Pig
6 18 (5.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 17 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 11 (3.24%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.06%) Node.js
10 4 (1.18%) SAS
11 3 (0.88%) Apache
11 3 (0.88%) CMS
11 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.59%) IIS
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.29%) JCAPS
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.88%) DOC1
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Exstream
2 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (6.18%) SaaS
2 13 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.35%) PaaS
4 7 (2.06%) GitHub
5 5 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.88%) HTTP
1 3 (0.88%) Internet
1 3 (0.88%) LAN
1 3 (0.88%) WAN
2 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.59%) Network Security
2 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 28 (8.24%) Big Data
4 25 (7.35%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.59%) Hadoop
6 18 (5.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (5.29%) Apache Hive
6 18 (5.29%) Neo4j
7 15 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.94%) Redis
9 10 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.65%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.88%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (5.29%) TeamCity
3 15 (4.41%) Maven
3 15 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.82%) NUnit
5 11 (3.24%) JIRA
6 9 (2.65%) JUnit
6 9 (2.65%) Subversion
7 8 (2.35%) ERwin
7 8 (2.35%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.35%) Moq
7 8 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (2.35%) Selenium
8 6 (1.76%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.47%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.47%) HP UFT
9 5 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.88%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.59%) Gradle
General
1 91 (26.76%) Finance
2 46 (13.53%) Retail
3 13 (3.82%) Financial Institution
4 10 (2.94%) Banking
5 9 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.76%) Front Office
7 3 (0.88%) Games
7 3 (0.88%) Legal
7 3 (0.88%) Marketing
7 3 (0.88%) Publishing
8 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (37.94%) Architect
2 126 (37.06%) Developer
3 41 (12.06%) C# Developer
4 36 (10.59%) Integration Architect
5 35 (10.29%) .NET Developer
6 31 (9.12%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 27 (7.94%) Analyst
9 26 (7.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (7.65%) Senior Developer
10 25 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (6.47%) Enterprise Architect
12 20 (5.88%) HTML Developer
12 20 (5.88%) SOA Architect
13 18 (5.29%) Applications Developer
13 18 (5.29%) Business Analyst
13 18 (5.29%) Digital Architect
14 16 (4.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (32.65%) Web Services
2 103 (30.29%) .NET
3 53 (15.59%) WCF
4 51 (15.00%) XML
5 49 (14.41%) ASP.NET
6 46 (13.53%) REST
7 43 (12.65%) Ajax
7 43 (12.65%) HTML
8 42 (12.35%) CSS
8 42 (12.35%) SOAP
9 41 (12.06%) jQuery
10 37 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (10.88%) Java EE
11 34 (10.00%) J2EE
11 34 (10.00%) Middleware
12 27 (7.94%) Spring
13 26 (7.65%) AngularJS
14 25 (7.35%) Hibernate
15 23 (6.76%) .NET Framework
16 22 (6.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.47%) DataPower
3 14 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.24%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.94%) User Experience
7 9 (2.65%) iPad
8 8 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.06%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.47%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.88%) PKI
12 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.59%) FMCG
12 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.29%) Fintech
13 1 (0.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.94%) Windows
2 23 (6.76%) Unix
3 4 (1.18%) Android
3 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.59%) Linux
4 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.76%) E-Commerce
3 52 (15.29%) TDD
4 51 (15.00%) Scrum
5 50 (14.71%) MVC
6 49 (14.41%) TOGAF
7 46 (13.53%) OO
7 46 (13.53%) SDLC
8 43 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 37 (10.88%) UML
10 35 (10.29%) Web Development
11 31 (9.12%) Software Engineering
12 30 (8.82%) EAI
12 30 (8.82%) ETL
13 28 (8.24%) Waterfall
14 26 (7.65%) Business Analysis
15 25 (7.35%) OOD
15 25 (7.35%) Web Application Development
16 24 (7.06%) DevOps
17 23 (6.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 88 (25.88%) Java
2 64 (18.82%) C#
3 48 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 43 (12.65%) SQL
5 19 (5.59%) Groovy
6 8 (2.35%) Objective-C
7 7 (2.06%) C
7 7 (2.06%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.76%) Scala
9 5 (1.47%) ES6
10 4 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.59%) VB
11 2 (0.59%) XAML
12 1 (0.29%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.29%) Clojure
12 1 (0.29%) F#
12 1 (0.29%) Go
12 1 (0.29%) PHP
12 1 (0.29%) Rust
Qualifications
1 31 (9.12%) Degree
2 14 (4.12%) SC Cleared
2 14 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.94%) Sun Certification
4 5 (1.47%) CISSP
4 5 (1.47%) HND
4 5 (1.47%) ISEB
4 5 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.88%) CISA
5 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.59%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.47%) QA
3 3 (0.88%) COBIT
3 3 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.18%) Puppet
3 3 (0.88%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (15.88%) Oracle
2 51 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.35%) IBM
4 24 (7.06%) TIBCO
5 11 (3.24%) Google
5 11 (3.24%) Sun
6 9 (2.65%) Twitter
7 8 (2.35%) Informatica
8 6 (1.76%) BEA
9 5 (1.47%) SAP
10 4 (1.18%) hybris
11 3 (0.88%) Facebook
11 3 (0.88%) HP
11 3 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.59%) Sybase
13 1 (0.29%) Citrix
13 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.29%) Progress
13 1 (0.29%) Talend
13 1 (0.29%) webMethods
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