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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 110 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 167 153 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.17% 2.14% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.78% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 145 143 166
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £36,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £63,750
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
6027 5494 6694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.48% 76.88% 74.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4627 5650
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +22 69 £65,000 +23.80% 6
Cambridgeshire +9 48 £46,000 -8.00% 5
Essex +28 31 £65,000 +66.66% 2
Suffolk -19 12 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Norfolk +9 5 £45,000 +35.84% 1
Bedfordshire -26 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 217 (54.52%) .NET
2 172 (43.22%) C#
3 145 (36.43%) Java
4 130 (32.66%) JavaScript
5 122 (30.65%) SQL
6 107 (26.88%) ASP.NET
7 106 (26.63%) Microsoft
8 104 (26.13%) CSS
8 104 (26.13%) jQuery
9 101 (25.38%) SQL Server
10 98 (24.62%) HTML
11 94 (23.62%) Web Services
12 90 (22.61%) XML
13 87 (21.86%) Oracle
14 81 (20.35%) MVC
15 77 (19.35%) E-Commerce
16 72 (18.09%) TDD
16 72 (18.09%) WCF
17 70 (17.59%) Ajax
17 70 (17.59%) HTML5
18 68 (17.09%) Relational Database
19 66 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
20 65 (16.33%) Finance
21 56 (14.07%) Degree
22 52 (13.07%) Scrum
23 51 (12.81%) MS Excel
24 50 (12.56%) Middleware
25 49 (12.31%) Software Engineering
26 47 (11.81%) Unit Testing
27 46 (11.56%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (10.80%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.78%) WebSphere
3 26 (6.53%) BizTalk Server
3 26 (6.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 24 (6.03%) Node.js
5 20 (5.03%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (4.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (3.52%) Apache
8 11 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (2.26%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.26%) OpenStack
10 8 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.76%) IIS
11 7 (1.76%) Mule
12 4 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.50%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.25%) CMS
14 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 51 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.76%) MS Project
3 3 (0.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (3.02%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.01%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.01%) GitHub
3 6 (1.51%) SaaS
4 5 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.75%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.75%) IaaS
5 3 (0.75%) PaaS
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.56%) HTTP
2 11 (2.76%) Firewall
3 9 (2.26%) Internet
4 8 (2.01%) ATM
5 7 (1.76%) SSL
6 3 (0.75%) SAN
7 2 (0.50%) 4G
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) VPN
8 1 (0.25%) WEP
8 1 (0.25%) Network Security
8 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 68 (17.09%) Relational Database
3 36 (9.05%) MySQL
4 31 (7.79%) Oracle Database
5 26 (6.53%) Oracle Reports
6 22 (5.53%) RDBMS
7 21 (5.28%) NoSQL
8 20 (5.03%) MongoDB
9 19 (4.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (4.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 15 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.76%) EDRMS
14 10 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (2.26%) Hadoop
16 8 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
17 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (1.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 46 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.79%) Visual Studio
3 34 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (7.79%) Subversion
5 19 (4.77%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (3.77%) Eclipse
7 13 (3.27%) NUnit
8 11 (2.76%) Ant
9 10 (2.51%) CruiseControl
9 10 (2.51%) Maven
10 9 (2.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (2.01%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (1.26%) Selenium
14 4 (1.01%) WebDriver
15 3 (0.75%) ERwin
15 3 (0.75%) NCover
15 3 (0.75%) FxCop
General
1 65 (16.33%) Finance
2 34 (8.54%) Retail
3 14 (3.52%) Back Office
4 11 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.01%) Banking
6 7 (1.76%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.51%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.26%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 157 (39.45%) Developer
2 121 (30.40%) Architect
3 88 (22.11%) Solutions Architect
4 59 (14.82%) Senior Developer
5 46 (11.56%) .NET Developer
6 39 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 34 (8.54%) Analyst
7 34 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
8 25 (6.28%) Senior Architect
9 24 (6.03%) Lead Architect
9 24 (6.03%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 22 (5.53%) Development Manager
11 20 (5.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.03%) Front-End Developer
11 20 (5.03%) Designer
11 20 (5.03%) Java Developer
12 18 (4.52%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 18 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (54.52%) .NET
2 107 (26.88%) ASP.NET
3 104 (26.13%) CSS
3 104 (26.13%) jQuery
4 98 (24.62%) HTML
5 94 (23.62%) Web Services
6 90 (22.61%) XML
7 72 (18.09%) WCF
8 70 (17.59%) Ajax
8 70 (17.59%) HTML5
9 50 (12.56%) Middleware
10 46 (11.56%) .NET Framework
11 45 (11.31%) CSS3
12 41 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (9.05%) REST
14 35 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
15 31 (7.79%) Backbone.js
16 30 (7.54%) J2EE
17 26 (6.53%) AngularJS
18 21 (5.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.80%) N-Tier
2 32 (8.04%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.28%) Data Integration
4 20 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.27%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.76%) Taxonomies
7 10 (2.51%) Open Source
8 7 (1.76%) Physics
9 4 (1.01%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.01%) EPoS
10 3 (0.75%) CMDB
11 2 (0.50%) PKI
12 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.25%) Replication
12 1 (0.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.53%) Windows
2 25 (6.28%) UNIX
3 11 (2.76%) Linux
4 9 (2.26%) Android
4 9 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.01%) Solaris
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (20.35%) MVC
2 77 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 72 (18.09%) TDD
4 66 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (13.07%) Scrum
6 49 (12.31%) Software Engineering
7 47 (11.81%) Unit Testing
8 45 (11.31%) OO
9 42 (10.55%) MVVM
10 40 (10.05%) Workflow
11 38 (9.55%) TOGAF
12 36 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (8.29%) UML
14 31 (7.79%) CRM
15 26 (6.53%) Systems Analysis
16 25 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (6.03%) Multithreading
18 23 (5.78%) ITIL
18 23 (5.78%) Analytics
19 22 (5.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 172 (43.22%) C#
2 145 (36.43%) Java
3 130 (32.66%) JavaScript
4 122 (30.65%) SQL
5 31 (7.79%) PHP
6 21 (5.28%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.77%) VB.NET
7 19 (4.77%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 11 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.51%) C++
11 5 (1.26%) Python
12 4 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.75%) C
13 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.50%) XPath
14 2 (0.50%) Scala
14 2 (0.50%) Groovy
14 2 (0.50%) COBOL
14 2 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 56 (14.07%) Degree
2 35 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.02%) OCP
5 12 (3.02%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (2.51%) MCP
6 10 (2.51%) MCSD
7 9 (2.26%) MCTS
8 5 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.75%) ISEB
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.25%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.77%) QA
2 9 (2.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.25%) KVM
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.26%) Puppet
2 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.01%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 106 (26.63%) Microsoft
2 87 (21.86%) Oracle
3 17 (4.27%) webMethods
3 17 (4.27%) JBoss
4 15 (3.77%) Google
4 15 (3.77%) TIBCO
5 14 (3.52%) IBM
6 11 (2.76%) EMC
6 11 (2.76%) Open Text
7 9 (2.26%) Zend
8 8 (2.01%) Software AG
9 7 (1.76%) Actuate
9 7 (1.76%) Tableau
10 5 (1.26%) Talend
10 5 (1.26%) hybris
11 4 (1.01%) CyberSource
11 4 (1.01%) DataCash
11 4 (1.01%) Ogone
11 4 (1.01%) Demandware
11 4 (1.01%) ATG
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: generous benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Upto 65k plus flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Upto 50k plus flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens / Bonus
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