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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 102 121 94
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing SOA 190 181 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.62% 2.29% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.91% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 165 124 196
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
5813 6218 6455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.06% 78.71% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 5094 5519
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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 +18 75 £60,000 +19.07% 9
Suffolk +14 36 £46,750 -1.57% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 29 £68,750 +25.00% 4
Essex +8 24 £65,000 +6.12% 3
Bedfordshire -12 17 £65,000 +11.11% 3
Norfolk - 10 £40,500 - 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 213 (55.91%) .NET
2 174 (45.67%) Java
3 169 (44.36%) C#
4 158 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (39.11%) JavaScript
6 143 (37.53%) CSS
7 136 (35.70%) Oracle
8 133 (34.91%) MVC
9 121 (31.76%) Microsoft
9 121 (31.76%) jQuery
10 119 (31.23%) HTML
11 117 (30.71%) XML
12 112 (29.40%) ASP.NET
13 109 (28.61%) SQL
14 108 (28.35%) Web Services
15 103 (27.03%) SQL Server
16 92 (24.15%) Finance
17 87 (22.83%) J2EE
18 86 (22.57%) TDD
19 84 (22.05%) Ajax
20 83 (21.78%) WCF
21 79 (20.73%) Scrum
22 71 (18.64%) MS Excel
23 70 (18.37%) HTML5
24 68 (17.85%) ASP.NET MVC
25 67 (17.59%) E-Commerce
26 64 (16.80%) CSS3
27 63 (16.54%) OO
28 61 (16.01%) UML
28 61 (16.01%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 58 (15.22%) JBoss
2 54 (14.17%) SharePoint
3 52 (13.65%) WebLogic
4 50 (13.12%) WebSphere
5 22 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (5.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (5.25%) AquaLogic
7 20 (5.25%) Oracle Service Bus
7 20 (5.25%) Tuxedo
8 19 (4.99%) Tomcat
9 14 (3.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 13 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (3.41%) Apache Pig
11 11 (2.89%) Oracle Application Server
12 10 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.31%) Node.js
13 5 (1.31%) Confluence
14 4 (1.05%) CMS
14 4 (1.05%) IIS
15 3 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 71 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.52%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.57%) OpenShift
3 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.52%) PaaS
4 2 (0.52%) ElastiCache
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.56%) HTTP
2 17 (4.46%) Internet
3 6 (1.57%) SAN
4 4 (1.05%) IPv4
4 4 (1.05%) IPv6
4 4 (1.05%) Firewall
4 4 (1.05%) NAS
5 2 (0.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.24%) Oracle Database
3 35 (9.19%) NoSQL
4 33 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (8.40%) Relational Database
6 30 (7.87%) MongoDB
7 29 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (5.51%) Oracle Reports
11 20 (5.25%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (3.94%) RavenDB
14 14 (3.67%) Big Data
15 13 (3.41%) Hadoop
15 13 (3.41%) Apache Hive
15 13 (3.41%) Couchbase
15 13 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (2.36%) RDBMS
17 7 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 61 (16.01%) Git (software)
2 49 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (11.81%) Selenium
4 40 (10.50%) TeamCity
5 39 (10.24%) NUnit
6 34 (8.92%) Subversion
7 31 (8.14%) JUnit
8 22 (5.77%) JIRA
9 21 (5.51%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (4.20%) Jenkins
11 13 (3.41%) Ant
12 11 (2.89%) Visual Studio
13 10 (2.62%) CruiseControl
13 10 (2.62%) Cucumber
14 9 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (2.10%) Maven
15 8 (2.10%) SoapUI
15 8 (2.10%) Gradle
16 7 (1.84%) SpecFlow
General
1 92 (24.15%) Finance
2 25 (6.56%) Retail
3 14 (3.67%) Banking
4 9 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.36%) Back Office
5 7 (1.84%) Electronics
6 6 (1.57%) Marketing
7 5 (1.31%) Automotive
8 3 (0.79%) Legal
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 160 (41.99%) Developer
2 108 (28.35%) Architect
3 82 (21.52%) Solutions Architect
4 80 (21.00%) Senior Developer
5 65 (17.06%) C# Developer
6 61 (16.01%) .NET Developer
7 53 (13.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 45 (11.81%) Senior .NET Developer
9 42 (11.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 39 (10.24%) Analyst
11 33 (8.66%) Software Engineer
12 30 (7.87%) Java Developer
13 25 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (6.30%) Software Developer
14 24 (6.30%) Project Manager
15 22 (5.77%) Technical Architect
15 22 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
16 20 (5.25%) Senior Analyst Developer
16 20 (5.25%) Analyst Developer
16 20 (5.25%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (55.91%) .NET
2 143 (37.53%) CSS
3 121 (31.76%) jQuery
4 119 (31.23%) HTML
5 117 (30.71%) XML
6 112 (29.40%) ASP.NET
7 108 (28.35%) Web Services
8 87 (22.83%) J2EE
9 84 (22.05%) Ajax
10 83 (21.78%) WCF
11 70 (18.37%) HTML5
12 68 (17.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 64 (16.80%) CSS3
14 58 (15.22%) Spring
15 56 (14.70%) Middleware
16 51 (13.39%) REST
17 45 (11.81%) Hibernate
18 43 (11.29%) .NET Framework
19 40 (10.50%) AngularJS
20 39 (10.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.44%) N-Tier
2 32 (8.40%) Open Source
3 29 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 20 (5.25%) Mathematics
6 17 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.62%) DataPower
8 7 (1.84%) iSeries
8 7 (1.84%) FMCG
9 5 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.05%) PMI
11 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.52%) GIS
12 2 (0.52%) EFT
12 2 (0.52%) Clustering
12 2 (0.52%) PKI
12 2 (0.52%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.52%) User Experience
13 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.55%) Windows
2 26 (6.82%) UNIX
2 26 (6.82%) Linux
3 14 (3.67%) Solaris
4 12 (3.15%) HPUX
5 2 (0.52%) Android
5 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (34.91%) MVC
3 86 (22.57%) TDD
4 79 (20.73%) Scrum
5 67 (17.59%) E-Commerce
6 63 (16.54%) OO
7 61 (16.01%) UML
8 56 (14.70%) Software Engineering
9 49 (12.86%) Web Development
10 47 (12.34%) TOGAF
11 46 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (11.29%) Mentoring
13 40 (10.50%) Multithreading
14 36 (9.45%) Low Latency
15 35 (9.19%) Unit Testing
16 33 (8.66%) OOD
17 28 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (6.82%) PRINCE2
19 25 (6.56%) MVVM
20 23 (6.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 174 (45.67%) Java
2 169 (44.36%) C#
3 149 (39.11%) JavaScript
4 109 (28.61%) SQL
5 38 (9.97%) PL/SQL
6 31 (8.14%) PHP
7 30 (7.87%) Objective-C
8 20 (5.25%) VB6
8 20 (5.25%) VB
8 20 (5.25%) COBOL
8 20 (5.25%) Delphi
9 13 (3.41%) Groovy
10 12 (3.15%) Python
11 11 (2.89%) Ruby
11 11 (2.89%) C++
12 9 (2.36%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.84%) RPG
14 5 (1.31%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 49 (12.86%) Degree
2 11 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.84%) MCPD
6 6 (1.57%) PhD
7 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.79%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.26%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) OCP
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.36%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (1.31%) Puppet
2 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 136 (35.70%) Oracle
2 121 (31.76%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.09%) IBM
4 22 (5.77%) BEA
5 20 (5.25%) Micro Focus
6 15 (3.94%) TIBCO
7 12 (3.15%) webMethods
8 5 (1.31%) Sybase
8 5 (1.31%) Splunk
9 4 (1.05%) SAP
9 4 (1.05%) HP
9 4 (1.05%) VMware
10 3 (0.79%) Software AG
10 3 (0.79%) Adobe
11 2 (0.52%) Google
11 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.52%) hybris
11 2 (0.52%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.52%) Reuters
11 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £49,300 to £57,100 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Norwich, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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