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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 105 97 131
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 184 233 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.48% 2.77% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 3.55% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 171 181 141
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,320 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
5957 6563 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.21% 77.99% 76.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 5387 5479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -10 80 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Suffolk +10 37 £45,000 -
Essex +15 21 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Bedfordshire +3 19 £80,000 +6.66%
Norfolk +11 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -41 13 £67,500 +22.72% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 205 (56.32%) .NET
2 186 (51.10%) C#
3 163 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (42.31%) Java
5 141 (38.74%) JavaScript
5 141 (38.74%) MVC
6 135 (37.09%) CSS
7 131 (35.99%) XML
8 129 (35.44%) Microsoft
9 125 (34.34%) jQuery
10 122 (33.52%) Oracle
11 120 (32.97%) ASP.NET
11 120 (32.97%) HTML
12 108 (29.67%) Web Services
12 108 (29.67%) Scrum
13 104 (28.57%) SQL
14 99 (27.20%) SQL Server
15 96 (26.37%) TDD
16 83 (22.80%) MS Excel
17 82 (22.53%) ASP.NET MVC
18 79 (21.70%) J2EE
19 76 (20.88%) Finance
20 75 (20.60%) WCF
21 72 (19.78%) Software Engineering
22 70 (19.23%) Ajax
23 67 (18.41%) HTML5
23 67 (18.41%) CSS3
24 66 (18.13%) Git (software)
25 64 (17.58%) SharePoint
26 62 (17.03%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 64 (17.58%) SharePoint
2 41 (11.26%) JBoss
3 40 (10.99%) WebLogic
4 37 (10.16%) WebSphere
5 28 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (3.57%) Tuxedo
6 13 (3.57%) AquaLogic
7 11 (3.02%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.20%) Node.js
9 8 (2.20%) Apache Pig
10 7 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (1.65%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (1.37%) Confluence
13 3 (0.82%) Apache
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.55%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 83 (22.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.65%) MS Project
3 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.12%) PaaS
4 13 (3.57%) SaaS
5 4 (1.10%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.32%) Internet
2 19 (5.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (27.20%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.89%) Oracle Database
2 36 (9.89%) NoSQL
3 29 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 26 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (6.87%) MongoDB
5 25 (6.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (4.40%) RavenDB
8 14 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (3.85%) Big Data
9 13 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (3.02%) Couchbase
12 9 (2.47%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.20%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 66 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 62 (17.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (15.93%) Selenium
4 54 (14.84%) TeamCity
5 41 (11.26%) JUnit
6 40 (10.99%) NUnit
7 33 (9.07%) Subversion
8 24 (6.59%) JIRA
9 21 (5.77%) Jenkins
10 19 (5.22%) Ant
11 17 (4.67%) Visual Studio
12 14 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
13 12 (3.30%) Cucumber
14 11 (3.02%) CruiseControl
15 10 (2.75%) Maven
15 10 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (2.47%) Gradle
16 9 (2.47%) SoapUI
17 5 (1.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 76 (20.88%) Finance
2 17 (4.67%) Retail
3 11 (3.02%) Games
4 10 (2.75%) Back Office
5 9 (2.47%) Electronics
5 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.65%) Banking
7 5 (1.37%) Automotive
8 4 (1.10%) Marketing
9 3 (0.82%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 175 (48.08%) Developer
2 93 (25.55%) Architect
3 72 (19.78%) Senior Developer
4 69 (18.96%) C# Developer
5 68 (18.68%) Solutions Architect
6 62 (17.03%) .NET Developer
7 57 (15.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 43 (11.81%) Senior C# Developer
9 42 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 42 (11.54%) Java Developer
10 38 (10.44%) Software Engineer
11 33 (9.07%) Analyst
12 24 (6.59%) Project Manager
13 23 (6.32%) Software Developer
13 23 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (5.49%) Web Developer
15 19 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
16 18 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
16 18 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (56.32%) .NET
2 135 (37.09%) CSS
3 131 (35.99%) XML
4 125 (34.34%) jQuery
5 120 (32.97%) ASP.NET
5 120 (32.97%) HTML
6 108 (29.67%) Web Services
7 82 (22.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 79 (21.70%) J2EE
9 75 (20.60%) WCF
10 70 (19.23%) Ajax
11 67 (18.41%) HTML5
11 67 (18.41%) CSS3
12 59 (16.21%) Spring
13 50 (13.74%) AngularJS
14 49 (13.46%) REST
15 47 (12.91%) Hibernate
15 47 (12.91%) .NET Framework
16 43 (11.81%) SOAP
17 39 (10.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.84%) N-Tier
2 42 (11.54%) Open Source
3 28 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 25 (6.87%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.30%) iSeries
7 9 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.65%) DataPower
9 4 (1.10%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.10%) PMI
10 3 (0.82%) FMCG
10 3 (0.82%) PKI
11 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
11 2 (0.55%) Online Games
11 2 (0.55%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.27%) Data Conversion
12 1 (0.27%) W3C
12 1 (0.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.99%) Windows
2 18 (4.95%) Linux
3 15 (4.12%) UNIX
4 8 (2.20%) Solaris
5 5 (1.37%) HPUX
6 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (38.74%) MVC
3 108 (29.67%) Scrum
4 96 (26.37%) TDD
5 72 (19.78%) Software Engineering
6 56 (15.38%) Web Development
7 51 (14.01%) E-Commerce
7 51 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (14.01%) Unit Testing
7 51 (14.01%) Mobile Development
8 49 (13.46%) Multithreading
8 49 (13.46%) TOGAF
9 41 (11.26%) PRINCE2
10 40 (10.99%) OOD
10 40 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (10.44%) UML
12 37 (10.16%) Low Latency
13 34 (9.34%) OO
14 26 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
14 26 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 186 (51.10%) C#
2 154 (42.31%) Java
3 141 (38.74%) JavaScript
4 104 (28.57%) SQL
5 48 (13.19%) PL/SQL
6 35 (9.62%) Objective-C
7 28 (7.69%) Ruby
7 28 (7.69%) PHP
8 26 (7.14%) Python
9 16 (4.40%) COBOL
10 15 (4.12%) C++
11 13 (3.57%) Delphi
11 13 (3.57%) RPG
11 13 (3.57%) VB
11 13 (3.57%) VB6
12 11 (3.02%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.20%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.20%) Groovy
13 8 (2.20%) Go
14 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (14.84%) Degree
2 13 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.92%) MCPD
4 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.10%) PhD
6 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.55%) ISEB
6 2 (0.55%) CBAP
7 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) Puppet
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 129 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 122 (33.52%) Oracle
3 25 (6.87%) IBM
4 16 (4.40%) Micro Focus
5 15 (4.12%) BEA
6 8 (2.20%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.37%) Splunk
7 5 (1.37%) Sybase
8 4 (1.10%) webMethods
9 3 (0.82%) SAP
10 2 (0.55%) HP
10 2 (0.55%) Citrix
11 1 (0.27%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.27%) Twitter
11 1 (0.27%) Software AG
11 1 (0.27%) Epicor
11 1 (0.27%) VMware
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