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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 101 125 91
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 184 146 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.52% 2.07% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.58% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 145 104 205
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
5904 5653 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.80% 80.28% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4712 4569 5451
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +32 78 £60,000 +5.72% 6
Suffolk +12 31 £48,750 +2.63% 6
Essex +5 29 £82,500 +57.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 29 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Bedfordshire -23 15 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Norfolk 0 2 £32,500 -16.12% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 232 (55.11%) .NET
2 189 (44.89%) Java
3 166 (39.43%) C#
4 158 (37.53%) JavaScript
5 154 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
6 152 (36.10%) Oracle
7 142 (33.73%) CSS
8 132 (31.35%) Microsoft
9 126 (29.93%) MVC
10 117 (27.79%) HTML
10 117 (27.79%) Finance
10 117 (27.79%) jQuery
11 110 (26.13%) ASP.NET
12 106 (25.18%) XML
13 105 (24.94%) SQL Server
13 105 (24.94%) SQL
14 104 (24.70%) Web Services
15 86 (20.43%) WCF
16 85 (20.19%) Ajax
17 83 (19.71%) J2EE
18 81 (19.24%) TDD
19 79 (18.76%) UML
20 75 (17.81%) MS Excel
21 72 (17.10%) Middleware
22 70 (16.63%) E-Commerce
22 70 (16.63%) JBoss
23 67 (15.91%) HTML5
24 66 (15.68%) OO
25 65 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
26 64 (15.20%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 70 (16.63%) JBoss
2 61 (14.49%) WebSphere
3 49 (11.64%) WebLogic
4 47 (11.16%) SharePoint
5 32 (7.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (5.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 23 (5.46%) AquaLogic
7 23 (5.46%) Tuxedo
8 21 (4.99%) Tomcat
9 19 (4.51%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (4.04%) Apache Pig
11 14 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (3.09%) IIS
13 12 (2.85%) Oracle Application Server
13 12 (2.85%) WebLogic Portal
14 11 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (1.19%) CMS
15 5 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (1.19%) Confluence
15 5 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 75 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.66%) Google Analytics
1 7 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.95%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.66%) OpenShift
3 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.95%) PaaS
4 4 (0.95%) IaaS
5 3 (0.71%) SaaS
6 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.48%) Terremark
6 2 (0.48%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.46%) HTTP
2 13 (3.09%) Internet
3 9 (2.14%) Firewall
4 8 (1.90%) SAN
5 6 (1.43%) ATM
6 4 (0.95%) NAS
6 4 (0.95%) IPv4
6 4 (0.95%) IPv6
7 3 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (24.94%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.93%) Oracle Database
3 39 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 36 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (8.31%) NoSQL
6 32 (7.60%) MongoDB
7 31 (7.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (6.65%) Oracle Reports
9 27 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (5.46%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (4.28%) Big Data
12 17 (4.04%) Hadoop
12 17 (4.04%) Apache Hive
12 17 (4.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (4.04%) RDBMS
12 17 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (3.33%) Couchbase
14 13 (3.09%) RavenDB
15 7 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 61 (14.49%) Git (software)
2 37 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (8.79%) Selenium
3 36 (8.55%) NUnit
4 35 (8.31%) Subversion
5 30 (7.13%) TeamCity
6 28 (6.65%) Oracle Forms
7 21 (4.99%) JUnit
7 21 (4.99%) Visual Studio
8 20 (4.75%) Jenkins
9 16 (3.80%) JIRA
10 15 (3.56%) CruiseControl
11 14 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (2.61%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.38%) Maven
14 9 (2.14%) Ant
14 9 (2.14%) SoapUI
14 9 (2.14%) Gradle
15 8 (1.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 117 (27.79%) Finance
2 37 (8.79%) Retail
3 19 (4.51%) Back Office
4 15 (3.56%) Banking
5 11 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.90%) Marketing
7 6 (1.43%) Electronics
8 5 (1.19%) Automotive
8 5 (1.19%) Legal
9 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 171 (40.62%) Developer
2 122 (28.98%) Architect
3 91 (21.62%) Solutions Architect
4 88 (20.90%) Senior Developer
5 63 (14.96%) .NET Developer
6 60 (14.25%) C# Developer
7 49 (11.64%) Analyst
8 48 (11.40%) Senior .NET Developer
8 48 (11.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
10 27 (6.41%) Java Developer
11 26 (6.18%) Software Engineer
11 26 (6.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (5.46%) Project Manager
13 23 (5.46%) Analyst Developer
13 23 (5.46%) Senior Analyst Developer
14 22 (5.23%) Software Developer
15 20 (4.75%) Technical Architect
16 19 (4.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (55.11%) .NET
2 142 (33.73%) CSS
3 117 (27.79%) HTML
3 117 (27.79%) jQuery
4 110 (26.13%) ASP.NET
5 106 (25.18%) XML
6 104 (24.70%) Web Services
7 86 (20.43%) WCF
8 85 (20.19%) Ajax
9 83 (19.71%) J2EE
10 72 (17.10%) Middleware
11 67 (15.91%) HTML5
12 65 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (14.01%) CSS3
14 56 (13.30%) REST
15 51 (12.11%) Spring
16 45 (10.69%) .NET Framework
17 37 (8.79%) Hibernate
17 37 (8.79%) AngularJS
18 36 (8.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.93%) N-Tier
2 45 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.70%) Open Source
5 14 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.33%) DataPower
6 13 (3.09%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.14%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.66%) FMCG
9 6 (1.43%) EFT
10 5 (1.19%) PMI
11 3 (0.71%) W3C
11 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.71%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.48%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.48%) User Experience
12 2 (0.48%) GIS
12 2 (0.48%) Clustering
12 2 (0.48%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.16%) Windows
2 31 (7.36%) UNIX
3 25 (5.94%) Linux
4 12 (2.85%) HPUX
4 12 (2.85%) Solaris
5 4 (0.95%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (29.93%) MVC
3 81 (19.24%) TDD
4 79 (18.76%) UML
5 70 (16.63%) E-Commerce
6 66 (15.68%) OO
7 64 (15.20%) Scrum
8 54 (12.83%) TOGAF
8 54 (12.83%) Mentoring
9 49 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (11.40%) Web Development
11 46 (10.93%) Software Engineering
12 34 (8.08%) Multithreading
13 33 (7.84%) Low Latency
14 32 (7.60%) MVVM
15 30 (7.13%) OOD
16 29 (6.89%) Waterfall
17 27 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (5.94%) BPEL
19 23 (5.46%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 189 (44.89%) Java
2 166 (39.43%) C#
3 158 (37.53%) JavaScript
4 105 (24.94%) SQL
5 35 (8.31%) PL/SQL
6 28 (6.65%) PHP
7 25 (5.94%) Objective-C
8 24 (5.70%) COBOL
9 23 (5.46%) Delphi
9 23 (5.46%) VB6
9 23 (5.46%) VB
10 17 (4.04%) Groovy
11 12 (2.85%) C++
12 9 (2.14%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.90%) Ruby
14 7 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.43%) Python
15 6 (1.43%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.19%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (13.78%) Degree
2 16 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.66%) OCP
7 7 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (1.66%) MCPD
7 7 (1.66%) VCP4
8 5 (1.19%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.19%) PhD
9 4 (0.95%) MCP
10 3 (0.71%) ISEB
11 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.33%) QA
2 9 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.14%) Puppet
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 152 (36.10%) Oracle
2 132 (31.35%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.89%) IBM
4 28 (6.65%) TIBCO
4 28 (6.65%) webMethods
5 24 (5.70%) Micro Focus
6 23 (5.46%) BEA
7 11 (2.61%) Software AG
8 9 (2.14%) Google
9 5 (1.19%) Splunk
9 5 (1.19%) Sybase
10 4 (0.95%) SAP
10 4 (0.95%) HP
10 4 (0.95%) Reuters
10 4 (0.95%) 3PAR
10 4 (0.95%) VMware
11 3 (0.71%) Talend
11 3 (0.71%) Open Text
11 3 (0.71%) Informatica
11 3 (0.71%) EMC
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