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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 100 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 205 152 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.70% 2.13% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.73% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 177 140 182
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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
6038 5572 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.61% 78.06% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4725 5808
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 £65,000
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 19 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 19 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 +50 102 £60,000 +10.09% 12
Essex +29 43 £61,250 +53.12% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 41 £46,000 -8.00% 8
Suffolk -21 12 £48,000 -12.72% 1
Norfolk +16 5 £45,000 +35.84%
Bedfordshire -38 3 £60,000 +9.09% 3
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 230 (54.89%) .NET
2 169 (40.33%) C#
3 158 (37.71%) Java
4 143 (34.13%) JavaScript
5 129 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (28.16%) SQL
7 113 (26.97%) Microsoft
8 112 (26.73%) CSS
9 107 (25.54%) jQuery
10 106 (25.30%) ASP.NET
11 100 (23.87%) HTML
12 96 (22.91%) SQL Server
13 93 (22.20%) Oracle
14 87 (20.76%) MVC
15 82 (19.57%) Finance
16 81 (19.33%) XML
17 80 (19.09%) E-Commerce
18 77 (18.38%) Web Services
19 74 (17.66%) TDD
20 72 (17.18%) WCF
21 70 (16.71%) HTML5
22 69 (16.47%) Ajax
23 66 (15.75%) Degree
23 66 (15.75%) Relational Database
24 61 (14.56%) MS Excel
25 55 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
26 52 (12.41%) Middleware
26 52 (12.41%) Scrum
27 49 (11.69%) Software Engineering
27 49 (11.69%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 38 (9.07%) SharePoint
2 36 (8.59%) WebSphere
3 24 (5.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 24 (5.73%) Node.js
4 22 (5.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 20 (4.77%) WebLogic
6 15 (3.58%) IIS
6 15 (3.58%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (3.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (3.34%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (2.86%) Apache
9 11 (2.63%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.91%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.67%) Mule
11 7 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.72%) AquaLogic
13 3 (0.72%) Tuxedo
14 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 61 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.63%) MS Project
3 3 (0.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (4.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (4.06%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (2.39%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (2.15%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.15%) SaaS
3 7 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.43%) GitHub
5 5 (1.19%) IaaS
5 5 (1.19%) PaaS
5 5 (1.19%) Google Apps
5 5 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.50%) HTTP
2 15 (3.58%) Firewall
3 9 (2.15%) SSL
3 9 (2.15%) ATM
4 5 (1.19%) Internet
5 2 (0.48%) SAN
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) WEP
6 1 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.24%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 66 (15.75%) Relational Database
3 34 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 31 (7.40%) MySQL
5 28 (6.68%) Oracle Reports
6 27 (6.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (5.25%) RDBMS
8 20 (4.77%) MongoDB
8 20 (4.77%) NoSQL
9 18 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (4.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 15 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (3.34%) EDRMS
13 11 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (2.15%) Hadoop
16 7 (1.67%) QlikView
16 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.59%) Visual Studio
3 34 (8.11%) Subversion
4 26 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (5.01%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (3.82%) NUnit
7 14 (3.34%) CruiseControl
8 12 (2.86%) Eclipse
9 11 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 11 (2.63%) Ant
9 11 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (2.39%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (2.15%) Maven
12 8 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (1.43%) Selenium
13 6 (1.43%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.95%) WebDriver
15 3 (0.72%) NCover
15 3 (0.72%) FxCop
15 3 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 82 (19.57%) Finance
2 37 (8.83%) Retail
3 23 (5.49%) Back Office
4 10 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.15%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.19%) Banking
8 3 (0.72%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 172 (41.05%) Developer
2 123 (29.36%) Architect
3 92 (21.96%) Solutions Architect
4 66 (15.75%) Senior Developer
5 52 (12.41%) .NET Developer
6 42 (10.02%) Analyst
7 41 (9.79%) C# Developer
8 36 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (7.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (5.73%) Senior Architect
10 24 (5.73%) Lead Architect
11 23 (5.49%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 22 (5.25%) Designer
13 21 (5.01%) Java Developer
14 20 (4.77%) Development Manager
14 20 (4.77%) Front-End Developer
15 19 (4.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.53%) SharePoint Architect
16 18 (4.30%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 18 (4.30%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (54.89%) .NET
2 112 (26.73%) CSS
3 107 (25.54%) jQuery
4 106 (25.30%) ASP.NET
5 100 (23.87%) HTML
6 81 (19.33%) XML
7 77 (18.38%) Web Services
8 72 (17.18%) WCF
9 70 (16.71%) HTML5
10 69 (16.47%) Ajax
11 52 (12.41%) Middleware
12 49 (11.69%) CSS3
13 48 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (10.98%) .NET Framework
15 42 (10.02%) REST
16 33 (7.88%) KnockoutJS
17 30 (7.16%) AngularJS
18 29 (6.92%) Backbone.js
18 29 (6.92%) J2EE
19 23 (5.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.79%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.11%) N-Tier
4 33 (7.88%) Data Integration
5 16 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.34%) Taxonomies
7 12 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.63%) Open Source
9 10 (2.39%) User Experience
10 7 (1.67%) Physics
11 5 (1.19%) CMDB
12 4 (0.95%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.95%) EPoS
13 3 (0.72%) EFT
14 2 (0.48%) W3C
14 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.48%) PMI
14 2 (0.48%) PKI
14 2 (0.48%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.68%) UNIX
1 28 (6.68%) Windows
2 12 (2.86%) Linux
3 10 (2.39%) Android
3 10 (2.39%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.95%) Solaris
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (20.76%) MVC
3 80 (19.09%) E-Commerce
4 74 (17.66%) TDD
5 52 (12.41%) Scrum
6 49 (11.69%) Software Engineering
7 46 (10.98%) TOGAF
8 45 (10.74%) Unit Testing
9 44 (10.50%) MVVM
10 41 (9.79%) UML
11 40 (9.55%) OO
12 39 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (9.07%) Workflow
13 38 (9.07%) Mentoring
14 31 (7.40%) CRM
15 29 (6.92%) Systems Analysis
16 28 (6.68%) Web Development
16 28 (6.68%) Analytics
17 25 (5.97%) Multithreading
18 24 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 169 (40.33%) C#
2 158 (37.71%) Java
3 143 (34.13%) JavaScript
4 118 (28.16%) SQL
5 27 (6.44%) PHP
6 22 (5.25%) Shell Script
7 21 (5.01%) VB.NET
7 21 (5.01%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.39%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 9 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.67%) C++
11 6 (1.43%) COBOL
12 4 (0.95%) Python
12 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.72%) C
13 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.72%) VB
13 3 (0.72%) VB6
13 3 (0.72%) Delphi
14 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (15.75%) Degree
2 47 (11.22%) Security Cleared
3 38 (9.07%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.06%) OCP
4 17 (4.06%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (2.63%) MCP
5 11 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.91%) MCSD
7 7 (1.67%) MCTS
8 5 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.24%) ISEB
10 1 (0.24%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.49%) QA
2 8 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (1.91%) Puppet
2 6 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.95%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 93 (22.20%) Oracle
3 29 (6.92%) webMethods
4 28 (6.68%) JBoss
5 23 (5.49%) TIBCO
6 22 (5.25%) IBM
7 21 (5.01%) Google
8 15 (3.58%) Software AG
9 14 (3.34%) EMC
9 14 (3.34%) Open Text
10 9 (2.15%) Zend
11 8 (1.91%) Talend
12 7 (1.67%) Tableau
12 7 (1.67%) Actuate
12 7 (1.67%) Informatica
13 6 (1.43%) Micro Focus
14 5 (1.19%) Rackspace
15 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.72%) Hyperion
15 3 (0.72%) BEA
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