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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 101 121 105
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 179 137 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.46% 2.08% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.58% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 138 97 191
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,105 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
5923 5315 6508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.32% 80.52% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4702 4272 5599
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +25 70 £60,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire +12 33 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Essex -6 33 £82,500 +17.85% 6
Suffolk -3 24 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Bedfordshire -8 16 £67,500 +15.87% 2
Norfolk -1 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 222 (51.75%) .NET
2 181 (42.19%) Java
3 150 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (34.97%) C#
4 147 (34.27%) Oracle
5 139 (32.40%) JavaScript
6 126 (29.37%) Finance
7 119 (27.74%) Microsoft
8 114 (26.57%) CSS
9 103 (24.01%) MVC
10 102 (23.78%) ASP.NET
11 96 (22.38%) jQuery
12 94 (21.91%) SQL Server
12 94 (21.91%) SQL
13 93 (21.68%) HTML
14 91 (21.21%) XML
15 90 (20.98%) Web Services
16 86 (20.05%) UML
17 82 (19.11%) Middleware
18 75 (17.48%) E-Commerce
19 74 (17.25%) WCF
20 73 (17.02%) TDD
21 72 (16.78%) Ajax
22 65 (15.15%) WebSphere
22 65 (15.15%) TOGAF
22 65 (15.15%) MS Excel
23 63 (14.69%) JBoss
24 62 (14.45%) J2EE
25 58 (13.52%) Degree
26 54 (12.59%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 65 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 63 (14.69%) JBoss
3 42 (9.79%) SharePoint
4 35 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 34 (7.93%) WebLogic
6 23 (5.36%) Oracle Service Bus
7 21 (4.90%) Tuxedo
7 21 (4.90%) AquaLogic
8 19 (4.43%) Tomcat
9 18 (4.20%) IIS
10 15 (3.50%) Apache Pig
11 12 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
15 7 (1.63%) Mule
15 7 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (1.17%) CMS
Applications
1 65 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
1 12 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.56%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.93%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.63%) PaaS
3 7 (1.63%) IaaS
4 6 (1.40%) OpenShift
4 6 (1.40%) SaaS
5 5 (1.17%) Terremark
5 5 (1.17%) Google Apps
5 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.47%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.47%) GitHub
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.66%) HTTP
2 17 (3.96%) Firewall
3 8 (1.86%) SAN
3 8 (1.86%) SSL
4 7 (1.63%) Internet
5 6 (1.40%) ATM
6 4 (0.93%) NAS
6 4 (0.93%) IPv4
6 4 (0.93%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.72%) Oracle Database
3 37 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 33 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 31 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (6.99%) Oracle Reports
6 30 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (6.53%) NoSQL
8 25 (5.83%) MongoDB
9 23 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
11 20 (4.66%) RDBMS
12 16 (3.73%) Big Data
13 15 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (3.50%) Hadoop
13 15 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 15 (3.50%) Apache Hive
14 13 (3.03%) Couchbase
15 9 (2.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (1.86%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 43 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.99%) NUnit
2 30 (6.99%) Oracle Forms
3 28 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (6.29%) Subversion
5 25 (5.83%) Selenium
6 23 (5.36%) TeamCity
7 20 (4.66%) Visual Studio
8 19 (4.43%) Jenkins
9 13 (3.03%) JUnit
10 11 (2.56%) JIRA
11 10 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.33%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 10 (2.33%) CruiseControl
12 7 (1.63%) Maven
12 7 (1.63%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.63%) Gradle
12 7 (1.63%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 126 (29.37%) Finance
2 44 (10.26%) Retail
3 24 (5.59%) Back Office
4 17 (3.96%) Banking
5 11 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.86%) Marketing
6 8 (1.86%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.93%) Electronics
7 4 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 156 (36.36%) Developer
2 147 (34.27%) Architect
3 101 (23.54%) Solutions Architect
4 83 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 62 (14.45%) .NET Developer
6 51 (11.89%) Analyst
7 48 (11.19%) C# Developer
8 45 (10.49%) Senior .NET Developer
9 43 (10.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 33 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
11 25 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (5.13%) Technical Architect
13 21 (4.90%) Support Analyst
13 21 (4.90%) Java Developer
13 21 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
13 21 (4.90%) Senior Analyst Developer
13 21 (4.90%) Analyst Developer
13 21 (4.90%) Integration Architect
14 19 (4.43%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (3.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (51.75%) .NET
2 114 (26.57%) CSS
3 102 (23.78%) ASP.NET
4 96 (22.38%) jQuery
5 93 (21.68%) HTML
6 91 (21.21%) XML
7 90 (20.98%) Web Services
8 82 (19.11%) Middleware
9 74 (17.25%) WCF
10 72 (16.78%) Ajax
11 62 (14.45%) J2EE
12 54 (12.59%) REST
13 53 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (12.12%) HTML5
15 43 (10.02%) Spring
16 41 (9.56%) CSS3
17 36 (8.39%) .NET Framework
18 35 (8.16%) Java EE
18 35 (8.16%) SOAP
19 31 (7.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.62%) N-Tier
3 32 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.36%) Data Integration
5 18 (4.20%) Open Source
6 14 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.80%) DataPower
8 7 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.63%) FMCG
8 7 (1.63%) Taxonomies
9 6 (1.40%) EFT
10 5 (1.17%) CMDB
11 4 (0.93%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.70%) PMI
12 3 (0.70%) W3C
12 3 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.47%) iSeries
13 2 (0.47%) User Experience
13 2 (0.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.09%) Windows
2 28 (6.53%) UNIX
3 15 (3.50%) Linux
4 7 (1.63%) HPUX
4 7 (1.63%) Solaris
5 4 (0.93%) Android
5 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (24.01%) MVC
3 86 (20.05%) UML
4 75 (17.48%) E-Commerce
5 73 (17.02%) TDD
6 65 (15.15%) TOGAF
7 54 (12.59%) OO
8 52 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 52 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (11.66%) Scrum
10 39 (9.09%) Web Development
11 34 (7.93%) Software Engineering
12 28 (6.53%) Multithreading
12 28 (6.53%) Waterfall
13 26 (6.06%) Low Latency
13 26 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
14 25 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (5.83%) MVVM
15 24 (5.59%) BPEL
16 23 (5.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 181 (42.19%) Java
2 150 (34.97%) C#
3 139 (32.40%) JavaScript
4 94 (21.91%) SQL
5 32 (7.46%) PL/SQL
6 24 (5.59%) COBOL
7 21 (4.90%) VB6
7 21 (4.90%) Delphi
7 21 (4.90%) PHP
7 21 (4.90%) VB
8 19 (4.43%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.50%) Groovy
10 12 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.10%) C++
11 9 (2.10%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.40%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.17%) Scala
14 3 (0.70%) Ruby
15 2 (0.47%) XPath
15 2 (0.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (13.52%) Degree
2 34 (7.93%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.80%) OCP
4 12 (2.80%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.63%) MCPD
6 6 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.93%) MCP
9 3 (0.70%) ISEB
9 3 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.47%) PhD
11 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.10%) Data Quality
1 9 (2.10%) QA
2 7 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (2.80%) Puppet
2 5 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 147 (34.27%) Oracle
2 119 (27.74%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.56%) webMethods
3 41 (9.56%) TIBCO
4 31 (7.23%) IBM
5 24 (5.59%) Micro Focus
6 21 (4.90%) BEA
7 19 (4.43%) Software AG
8 16 (3.73%) Google
9 7 (1.63%) Open Text
9 7 (1.63%) EMC
9 7 (1.63%) Informatica
9 7 (1.63%) Talend
10 5 (1.17%) Splunk
10 5 (1.17%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.93%) 3PAR
11 4 (0.93%) Reuters
11 4 (0.93%) SAP
11 4 (0.93%) VMware
12 3 (0.70%) Adobe
East Anglia
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Great Yarmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago