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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 109 104 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 175 182 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.51% 2.53% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 3.04% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 145 139 108
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,300 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
5941 5986 5664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.16% 83.24% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4807 4789 4562
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +19 47 £43,000 -38.57% 5
Bedfordshire +30 45 £72,500 +11.53% 6
Essex +5 34 £52,500 -32.25% 2
Hertfordshire -48 26 £60,000 - 3
Suffolk -15 25 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Norfolk +14 4 £38,750 +19.23%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 208 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (35.83%) Web Services
3 128 (29.98%) .NET
4 115 (26.93%) TDD
5 114 (26.70%) Java
6 100 (23.42%) C#
7 93 (21.78%) Finance
8 90 (21.08%) Oracle
9 88 (20.61%) MVC
10 82 (19.20%) SQL Server
11 79 (18.50%) SQL
12 78 (18.27%) ASP.NET
12 78 (18.27%) Scrum
13 71 (16.63%) JavaScript
14 68 (15.93%) XML
14 68 (15.93%) Microsoft
15 67 (15.69%) E-Commerce
15 67 (15.69%) WCF
15 67 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 65 (15.22%) jQuery
17 64 (14.99%) HTML
18 61 (14.29%) Retail
18 61 (14.29%) TOGAF
18 61 (14.29%) Ajax
18 61 (14.29%) TeamCity
19 59 (13.82%) Java EE
20 58 (13.58%) UML
21 56 (13.11%) REST
22 55 (12.88%) SOAP
22 55 (12.88%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 54 (12.65%) JBoss
2 44 (10.30%) WebSphere
3 31 (7.26%) WebLogic
4 24 (5.62%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (5.15%) Apache Pig
6 21 (4.92%) Tomcat
7 20 (4.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (3.98%) Node.js
9 16 (3.75%) Oracle Application Server
10 14 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (2.58%) SAS
12 10 (2.34%) CMS
13 4 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.70%) IIS
14 3 (0.70%) Mule ESB
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
15 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.23%) Apache
16 1 (0.23%) JCAPS
16 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.47%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.47%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.45%) SaaS
3 16 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.75%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.70%) GitHub
5 2 (0.47%) IaaS
5 2 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (0.47%) DNS
2 2 (0.47%) Extranet
2 2 (0.47%) Network Security
2 2 (0.47%) SSL
2 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.47%) VPN
3 1 (0.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (19.20%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.37%) NoSQL
3 29 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 27 (6.32%) Big Data
4 27 (6.32%) Oracle Database
5 25 (5.85%) Hadoop
6 22 (5.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 22 (5.15%) Apache Hive
6 22 (5.15%) Neo4j
7 18 (4.22%) Couchbase
8 15 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (3.51%) Redis
9 11 (2.58%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 61 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 54 (12.65%) NUnit
3 42 (9.84%) JUnit
3 42 (9.84%) Maven
4 29 (6.79%) Selenium
5 27 (6.32%) Rhino Mocks
6 25 (5.85%) Jenkins
7 23 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (5.15%) Moq
9 18 (4.22%) Git (software)
10 13 (3.04%) JIRA
11 12 (2.81%) Visual Studio
12 10 (2.34%) SoapUI
12 10 (2.34%) Subversion
13 8 (1.87%) DbUnit
14 7 (1.64%) Ant
15 6 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.41%) CruiseControl
15 6 (1.41%) ERwin
15 6 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 93 (21.78%) Finance
2 61 (14.29%) Retail
3 15 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 15 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.04%) Banking
5 12 (2.81%) Games
6 7 (1.64%) Front Office
7 3 (0.70%) Advertising
7 3 (0.70%) Legal
7 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.47%) Military
8 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (41.69%) Architect
2 146 (34.19%) Developer
3 68 (15.93%) Integration Architect
4 59 (13.82%) .NET Developer
4 59 (13.82%) C# Developer
5 53 (12.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (10.07%) Solutions Architect
7 41 (9.60%) Java Developer
8 37 (8.67%) SOA Architect
9 35 (8.20%) Senior Developer
10 34 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 33 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (7.73%) Enterprise Architect
12 32 (7.49%) Analyst
12 32 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (7.03%) Software Engineer
14 24 (5.62%) Senior C# Developer
15 22 (5.15%) E-Commerce Architect
16 21 (4.92%) Web Developer
17 20 (4.68%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (35.83%) Web Services
2 128 (29.98%) .NET
3 78 (18.27%) ASP.NET
4 68 (15.93%) XML
5 67 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 67 (15.69%) WCF
6 65 (15.22%) jQuery
7 64 (14.99%) HTML
8 61 (14.29%) Ajax
9 59 (13.82%) Java EE
10 56 (13.11%) REST
11 55 (12.88%) Middleware
11 55 (12.88%) SOAP
12 54 (12.65%) CSS
13 51 (11.94%) AngularJS
14 49 (11.48%) Spring
15 44 (10.30%) Hibernate
16 39 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (8.67%) CSS3
17 37 (8.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.56%) DataPower
2 24 (5.62%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.98%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.04%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.11%) User Experience
8 6 (1.41%) iPad
8 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.17%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.17%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.70%) PKI
12 2 (0.47%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.47%) FMCG
12 2 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.09%) Unix
2 25 (5.85%) Windows
3 2 (0.47%) Linux
3 2 (0.47%) Solaris
4 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (26.93%) TDD
3 88 (20.61%) MVC
4 78 (18.27%) Scrum
5 67 (15.69%) E-Commerce
6 61 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 58 (13.58%) UML
8 54 (12.65%) Open Source
8 54 (12.65%) Software Engineering
9 50 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (11.01%) Enterprise Architecture
11 45 (10.54%) Multithreading
12 43 (10.07%) OO
12 43 (10.07%) OOD
13 36 (8.43%) SDLC
14 35 (8.20%) EAI
14 35 (8.20%) Web Development
15 33 (7.73%) Mobile Development
16 32 (7.49%) Low Latency
17 29 (6.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (26.70%) Java
2 100 (23.42%) C#
3 79 (18.50%) SQL
4 71 (16.63%) JavaScript
5 23 (5.39%) Groovy
6 22 (5.15%) Objective-C
7 21 (4.92%) C
8 16 (3.75%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.11%) Scala
10 4 (0.94%) Ruby
10 4 (0.94%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.70%) Python
12 2 (0.47%) PHP
12 2 (0.47%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) Clojure
13 1 (0.23%) F#
13 1 (0.23%) Go
13 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.23%) Rust
Qualifications
1 51 (11.94%) Degree
2 48 (11.24%) Security Cleared
3 47 (11.01%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.34%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.17%) HND
5 5 (1.17%) ISEB
6 4 (0.94%) CISSP
7 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.70%) PhD
8 2 (0.47%) MCAD
9 1 (0.23%) CISA
9 1 (0.23%) CLAS
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.41%) COBIT
1 6 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (1.41%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.23%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.23%) RMADS
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) iptables
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (4.45%) Puppet
2 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.70%) Ansible
3 3 (0.70%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 90 (21.08%) Oracle
2 68 (15.93%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.90%) TIBCO
4 31 (7.26%) Google
5 29 (6.79%) IBM
6 15 (3.51%) Informatica
7 11 (2.58%) Sun
8 9 (2.11%) webMethods
9 6 (1.41%) hybris
10 4 (0.94%) Twitter
11 3 (0.70%) Facebook
11 3 (0.70%) Fiorano
11 3 (0.70%) SAP
12 2 (0.47%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.47%) Splunk
13 1 (0.23%) BEA
13 1 (0.23%) Citrix
13 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.23%) Progress
13 1 (0.23%) Talend
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