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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 112 109 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 175 149 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.27% 2.07% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.66% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 150 139 171
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
6070 5594 6793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.79% 77.54% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4730 5739
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +28 76 £65,000 +21.49% 6
Cambridgeshire -2 45 £46,000 -8.00% 4
Essex +26 35 £63,750 +68.31% 3
Suffolk -24 12 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Norfolk +13 5 £45,000 +35.84%
Bedfordshire -32 3 £60,000 +9.09% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 218 (54.09%) .NET
2 168 (41.69%) C#
3 150 (37.22%) Java
4 134 (33.25%) JavaScript
5 121 (30.02%) SQL
6 106 (26.30%) Microsoft
6 106 (26.30%) ASP.NET
6 106 (26.30%) CSS
7 104 (25.81%) jQuery
8 100 (24.81%) SQL Server
9 99 (24.57%) HTML
10 93 (23.08%) Web Services
11 91 (22.58%) Oracle
12 90 (22.33%) XML
13 81 (20.10%) MVC
14 79 (19.60%) E-Commerce
15 71 (17.62%) Finance
16 70 (17.37%) Ajax
16 70 (17.37%) WCF
16 70 (17.37%) HTML5
17 68 (16.87%) TDD
18 66 (16.38%) Relational Database
19 65 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
20 58 (14.39%) Degree
21 54 (13.40%) Middleware
22 52 (12.90%) MS Excel
23 49 (12.16%) Scrum
24 47 (11.66%) Software Engineering
25 46 (11.41%) HTTP
25 46 (11.41%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 43 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.44%) WebSphere
3 27 (6.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 24 (5.96%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (5.96%) Node.js
5 20 (4.96%) WebLogic
6 19 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (3.23%) Apache
9 12 (2.98%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (2.48%) OpenStack
11 9 (2.23%) IIS
12 8 (1.99%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.74%) Mule
14 4 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (0.50%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
16 1 (0.25%) CMS
16 1 (0.25%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 52 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.73%) MS Project
3 3 (0.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.24%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.99%) GitHub
3 7 (1.74%) SaaS
4 6 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.99%) PaaS
5 4 (0.99%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.99%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.41%) HTTP
2 12 (2.98%) Firewall
3 8 (1.99%) ATM
3 8 (1.99%) Internet
4 7 (1.74%) SSL
5 3 (0.74%) SAN
6 2 (0.50%) 4G
7 1 (0.25%) WEP
7 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.25%) Network Security
7 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
7 1 (0.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 66 (16.38%) Relational Database
3 36 (8.93%) MySQL
4 33 (8.19%) Oracle Database
5 28 (6.95%) Oracle Reports
6 23 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 22 (5.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (4.96%) MongoDB
8 20 (4.96%) NoSQL
9 19 (4.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 16 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (2.98%) EDRMS
14 11 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (2.23%) Hadoop
16 9 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
17 7 (1.74%) SQLPlus
17 7 (1.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.68%) Visual Studio
3 31 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (7.44%) Subversion
5 21 (5.21%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (3.72%) Eclipse
7 13 (3.23%) NUnit
8 11 (2.73%) CruiseControl
8 11 (2.73%) Ant
9 9 (2.23%) Maven
9 9 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.99%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.99%) Selenium
12 4 (0.99%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.74%) NCover
13 3 (0.74%) FxCop
13 3 (0.74%) ERwin
General
1 71 (17.62%) Finance
2 36 (8.93%) Retail
3 17 (4.22%) Back Office
4 11 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.74%) Banking
6 6 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Front Office
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 158 (39.21%) Developer
2 121 (30.02%) Architect
3 87 (21.59%) Solutions Architect
4 58 (14.39%) Senior Developer
5 47 (11.66%) .NET Developer
6 40 (9.93%) C# Developer
7 37 (9.18%) Analyst
8 35 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (6.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (5.96%) Senior Architect
10 24 (5.96%) Lead Architect
11 23 (5.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 21 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (5.21%) Designer
13 20 (4.96%) Front-End Developer
13 20 (4.96%) Development Manager
13 20 (4.96%) Java Developer
14 19 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (4.47%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 17 (4.22%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (54.09%) .NET
2 106 (26.30%) ASP.NET
2 106 (26.30%) CSS
3 104 (25.81%) jQuery
4 99 (24.57%) HTML
5 93 (23.08%) Web Services
6 90 (22.33%) XML
7 70 (17.37%) Ajax
7 70 (17.37%) WCF
7 70 (17.37%) HTML5
8 54 (13.40%) Middleware
9 46 (11.41%) CSS3
10 45 (11.17%) .NET Framework
11 41 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (9.18%) REST
13 35 (8.68%) KnockoutJS
14 31 (7.69%) Backbone.js
14 31 (7.69%) J2EE
15 27 (6.70%) AngularJS
16 21 (5.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.17%) N-Tier
2 34 (8.44%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.70%) Data Integration
4 19 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.98%) Taxonomies
6 12 (2.98%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.48%) Open Source
8 7 (1.74%) Physics
9 4 (0.99%) CMDB
9 4 (0.99%) EPoS
9 4 (0.99%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.50%) PKI
11 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.25%) Replication
11 1 (0.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.70%) UNIX
2 25 (6.20%) Windows
3 12 (2.98%) Linux
4 9 (2.23%) Android
4 9 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.99%) Solaris
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (20.10%) MVC
2 79 (19.60%) E-Commerce
3 68 (16.87%) TDD
4 65 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (12.16%) Scrum
6 47 (11.66%) Software Engineering
7 46 (11.41%) Unit Testing
8 43 (10.67%) OO
9 41 (10.17%) Workflow
9 41 (10.17%) TOGAF
9 41 (10.17%) MVVM
10 37 (9.18%) Mentoring
10 37 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (8.93%) UML
12 32 (7.94%) CRM
13 27 (6.70%) Systems Analysis
14 25 (6.20%) Analytics
15 22 (5.46%) Multithreading
15 22 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (5.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (41.69%) C#
2 150 (37.22%) Java
3 134 (33.25%) JavaScript
4 121 (30.02%) SQL
5 31 (7.69%) PHP
6 22 (5.46%) Shell Script
7 20 (4.96%) PL/SQL
8 19 (4.71%) VB.NET
9 12 (2.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 9 (2.23%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.49%) C++
12 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.99%) Python
14 3 (0.74%) COBOL
14 3 (0.74%) C
14 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.50%) Scala
15 2 (0.50%) XPath
15 2 (0.50%) Groovy
15 2 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (14.39%) Degree
2 39 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 31 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.47%) OCP
4 14 (3.47%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.48%) MCP
6 10 (2.48%) MCSD
7 9 (2.23%) MCTS
8 5 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.74%) ISEB
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) MCPD
10 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.96%) QA
2 8 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (1.74%) Puppet
2 5 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.99%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (26.30%) Microsoft
2 91 (22.58%) Oracle
3 21 (5.21%) webMethods
4 20 (4.96%) JBoss
5 18 (4.47%) TIBCO
6 16 (3.97%) Google
7 15 (3.72%) IBM
8 12 (2.98%) EMC
8 12 (2.98%) Open Text
9 10 (2.48%) Software AG
10 9 (2.23%) Zend
11 7 (1.74%) Tableau
11 7 (1.74%) Actuate
12 6 (1.49%) Talend
13 5 (1.24%) hybris
13 5 (1.24%) Informatica
14 4 (0.99%) SAP
14 4 (0.99%) ATG
14 4 (0.99%) Demandware
14 4 (0.99%) Rackspace
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