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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 98 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 193 171 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.61% 2.21% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.76% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 160 149 142
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
6066 6197 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.08% 80.20% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5099 5015 4821
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 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 2 September 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 +1 83 £62,500 -3.84% 12
Bedfordshire +41 35 £70,250 +17.08% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 35 £57,500 +25.00% 3
Essex -9 28 £42,500 -33.33% 1
Suffolk +6 12 £35,000 -22.22%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 204 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (46.38%) C#
3 158 (42.36%) .NET
4 138 (37.00%) Java
5 127 (34.05%) Scrum
6 126 (33.78%) MVC
7 120 (32.17%) Oracle
7 120 (32.17%) SQL
8 115 (30.83%) Web Services
9 113 (30.29%) TDD
10 112 (30.03%) XML
10 112 (30.03%) ASP.NET
11 106 (28.42%) JavaScript
12 103 (27.61%) HTML
13 92 (24.66%) jQuery
14 88 (23.59%) Microsoft
15 86 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 84 (22.52%) CSS
17 76 (20.38%) Software Engineering
18 75 (20.11%) SQL Server
19 72 (19.30%) TeamCity
19 72 (19.30%) Selenium
20 68 (18.23%) HTML5
21 67 (17.96%) Open Source
22 66 (17.69%) MS Excel
23 65 (17.43%) WCF
24 64 (17.16%) Team Foundation Server
25 62 (16.62%) CSS3
26 61 (16.35%) Multithreading
26 61 (16.35%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 49 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 35 (9.38%) JBoss
3 34 (9.12%) WebLogic
4 28 (7.51%) WebSphere
5 17 (4.56%) Node.js
6 15 (4.02%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (2.68%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.61%) SAS
10 4 (1.07%) CMS
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.54%) Mule
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.54%) Apache
11 2 (0.54%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 66 (17.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.34%) MS Office
3 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (2.14%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.19%) SaaS
2 23 (6.17%) PaaS
2 23 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.49%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.54%) Boomi
6 2 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.75%) HTTP
2 13 (3.49%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) DNS
3 2 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.11%) SQL Server
2 55 (14.75%) Oracle Database
3 32 (8.58%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.29%) Couchbase
7 14 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.22%) Big Data
9 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.34%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.07%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.80%) RavenDB
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 72 (19.30%) Selenium
1 72 (19.30%) TeamCity
2 64 (17.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (15.01%) NUnit
4 51 (13.67%) JUnit
5 46 (12.33%) Git (software)
6 34 (9.12%) Jenkins
7 23 (6.17%) Subversion
8 20 (5.36%) JIRA
8 20 (5.36%) Ant
9 17 (4.56%) Cucumber
10 15 (4.02%) Visual Studio
10 15 (4.02%) Maven
11 11 (2.95%) SpecFlow
12 9 (2.41%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.41%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (1.61%) Gradle
13 6 (1.61%) ERwin
14 5 (1.34%) Capybara
14 5 (1.34%) Moq
General
1 40 (10.72%) Finance
2 24 (6.43%) Games
3 23 (6.17%) Retail
4 11 (2.95%) Back Office
5 7 (1.88%) Marketing
5 7 (1.88%) Advertising
6 3 (0.80%) Electronics
6 3 (0.80%) Front Office
7 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (43.70%) Developer
2 114 (30.56%) Architect
3 64 (17.16%) Solutions Architect
4 61 (16.35%) C# Developer
5 60 (16.09%) .NET Developer
6 58 (15.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (14.48%) Senior Developer
8 42 (11.26%) Software Engineer
9 39 (10.46%) Java Developer
9 39 (10.46%) Senior .NET Developer
10 38 (10.19%) Senior C# Developer
11 27 (7.24%) Analyst
12 24 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (6.17%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (5.90%) Web Developer
15 21 (5.63%) Development Manager
15 21 (5.63%) C# Software Engineer
15 21 (5.63%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 21 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
15 21 (5.63%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (42.36%) .NET
2 115 (30.83%) Web Services
3 112 (30.03%) XML
3 112 (30.03%) ASP.NET
4 103 (27.61%) HTML
5 92 (24.66%) jQuery
6 86 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (22.52%) CSS
8 68 (18.23%) HTML5
9 65 (17.43%) WCF
10 62 (16.62%) CSS3
11 58 (15.55%) Spring
12 55 (14.75%) Ajax
13 50 (13.40%) AngularJS
14 46 (12.33%) J2EE
15 44 (11.80%) Hibernate
16 40 (10.72%) WebSockets
17 37 (9.92%) XSLT
18 34 (9.12%) Silverlight
19 31 (8.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.31%) N-Tier
1 31 (8.31%) Mathematics
2 25 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.49%) Online Games
6 12 (3.22%) iSeries
7 9 (2.41%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.61%) Social Media
10 5 (1.34%) FMCG
11 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.54%) DataPower
12 2 (0.54%) Data Conversion
12 2 (0.54%) PKI
12 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.31%) Windows
2 7 (1.88%) Linux
2 7 (1.88%) UNIX
3 6 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.07%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (34.05%) Scrum
3 126 (33.78%) MVC
4 113 (30.29%) TDD
5 76 (20.38%) Software Engineering
6 67 (17.96%) Open Source
7 61 (16.35%) Multithreading
8 59 (15.82%) Web Development
9 58 (15.55%) Mobile Development
10 57 (15.28%) Unit Testing
11 52 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (12.33%) OOD
13 44 (11.80%) E-Commerce
14 43 (11.53%) Enterprise Architecture
15 41 (10.99%) PRINCE2
16 39 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 39 (10.46%) Low Latency
17 35 (9.38%) ERP
18 33 (8.85%) TOGAF
19 28 (7.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (46.38%) C#
2 138 (37.00%) Java
3 120 (32.17%) SQL
4 106 (28.42%) JavaScript
5 61 (16.35%) PL/SQL
6 42 (11.26%) Ruby
7 39 (10.46%) Python
8 38 (10.19%) Objective-C
9 24 (6.43%) PHP
10 20 (5.36%) C++
11 19 (5.09%) Go
12 13 (3.49%) RPG
13 9 (2.41%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.34%) C
15 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.80%) COBOL
15 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (13.14%) Degree
2 19 (5.09%) SC Cleared
2 19 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.88%) MCAD
3 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.54%) CBAP
8 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (5.09%) Puppet
2 4 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.54%) Ansible
3 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.54%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 120 (32.17%) Oracle
2 88 (23.59%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.63%) IBM
4 10 (2.68%) SAP
5 6 (1.61%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.61%) Google
6 4 (1.07%) Citrix
7 3 (0.80%) Splunk
7 3 (0.80%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.54%) webMethods
8 2 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.27%) BEA
9 1 (0.27%) Informatica
9 1 (0.27%) Sun
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.27%) Ventyx
9 1 (0.27%) MuleSoft
Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Impressive Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 21 days ago