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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 250 144 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.21% 2.07% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 2.63% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 207 122 198
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,672 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
6244 5473 6929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.09% 78.76% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4944 4531 5896
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 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 23 October 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 +52 122 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Essex +42 62 £80,000 +100.00%
Cambridgeshire +9 40 £46,000 +25.17% 7
Suffolk -20 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bedfordshire -24 9 £51,500 -6.36% 3
Norfolk +13 3 £47,500 +26.66%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 218 (52.53%) .NET
2 158 (38.07%) Java
3 152 (36.63%) C#
4 136 (32.77%) JavaScript
5 126 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (27.47%) SQL
7 112 (26.99%) Oracle
8 110 (26.51%) CSS
9 103 (24.82%) jQuery
10 100 (24.10%) Microsoft
11 97 (23.37%) HTML
12 91 (21.93%) MVC
13 90 (21.69%) Finance
14 88 (21.20%) ASP.NET
15 77 (18.55%) TDD
15 77 (18.55%) SQL Server
15 77 (18.55%) E-Commerce
16 71 (17.11%) Web Services
16 71 (17.11%) XML
17 67 (16.14%) WCF
17 67 (16.14%) Ajax
18 66 (15.90%) HTML5
19 64 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (15.18%) MS Excel
21 62 (14.94%) Degree
22 60 (14.46%) Middleware
23 55 (13.25%) UML
24 54 (13.01%) TOGAF
24 54 (13.01%) CSS3
25 51 (12.29%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 50 (12.05%) WebSphere
2 41 (9.88%) JBoss
3 34 (8.19%) SharePoint
4 28 (6.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (5.78%) WebLogic
6 23 (5.54%) Node.js
7 21 (5.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 17 (4.10%) IIS
9 14 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (2.89%) Tomcat
11 10 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (2.17%) Mule
12 9 (2.17%) OpenStack
12 9 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.69%) AquaLogic
13 7 (1.69%) Apache Pig
13 7 (1.69%) Tuxedo
14 6 (1.45%) Apache
15 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.96%) MS Project
3 3 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (4.58%) Oracle EBS R12
1 19 (4.58%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.65%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.72%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.93%) SaaS
3 5 (1.20%) IaaS
3 5 (1.20%) GitHub
3 5 (1.20%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.20%) PaaS
3 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.40%) HTTP
2 19 (4.58%) Firewall
3 10 (2.41%) SSL
4 8 (1.93%) ATM
4 8 (1.93%) SAN
5 3 (0.72%) NAS
5 3 (0.72%) IPv4
5 3 (0.72%) IPv6
6 2 (0.48%) Internet
7 1 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.24%) VPN
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.29%) Relational Database
3 33 (7.95%) Oracle Database
4 28 (6.75%) MySQL
5 26 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (5.78%) RDBMS
6 24 (5.78%) MongoDB
6 24 (5.78%) NoSQL
7 23 (5.54%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (3.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 14 (3.37%) EDRMS
10 14 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.93%) Big Data
13 7 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.69%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.69%) Apache Hive
13 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (10.36%) Git (software)
2 33 (7.95%) Subversion
3 28 (6.75%) Visual Studio
4 23 (5.54%) Oracle Forms
5 21 (5.06%) NUnit
6 20 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (2.89%) CruiseControl
7 12 (2.89%) Selenium
8 11 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 10 (2.41%) Ant
9 10 (2.41%) Maven
10 9 (2.17%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.93%) Talend Open Studio
12 7 (1.69%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.45%) ERwin
13 6 (1.45%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.20%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.96%) Gradle
General
1 90 (21.69%) Finance
2 45 (10.84%) Retail
3 27 (6.51%) Back Office
4 10 (2.41%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.17%) Banking
6 7 (1.69%) Marketing
7 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (38.80%) Developer
2 122 (29.40%) Architect
3 82 (19.76%) Solutions Architect
4 70 (16.87%) Senior Developer
5 51 (12.29%) .NET Developer
6 39 (9.40%) Analyst
7 36 (8.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 34 (8.19%) C# Developer
9 31 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (5.78%) Java Developer
11 22 (5.30%) Support Analyst
12 21 (5.06%) Lead Architect
12 21 (5.06%) Technical Architect
13 20 (4.82%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (4.82%) Development Manager
14 18 (4.34%) Designer
15 17 (4.10%) Senior Architect
15 17 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (3.86%) Applications Support
16 16 (3.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (52.53%) .NET
2 110 (26.51%) CSS
3 103 (24.82%) jQuery
4 97 (23.37%) HTML
5 88 (21.20%) ASP.NET
6 71 (17.11%) Web Services
6 71 (17.11%) XML
7 67 (16.14%) WCF
7 67 (16.14%) Ajax
8 66 (15.90%) HTML5
9 60 (14.46%) Middleware
10 54 (13.01%) CSS3
11 47 (11.33%) REST
12 44 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (8.43%) J2EE
14 34 (8.19%) .NET Framework
15 33 (7.95%) AngularJS
16 27 (6.51%) XSLT
16 27 (6.51%) Spring
17 26 (6.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 30 (7.23%) Data Integration
4 20 (4.82%) N-Tier
5 16 (3.86%) Open Source
6 14 (3.37%) Taxonomies
6 14 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.89%) User Experience
8 10 (2.41%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.69%) DataPower
10 6 (1.45%) EFT
10 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.20%) CMDB
11 5 (1.20%) FMCG
12 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.72%) W3C
13 2 (0.48%) PMI
13 2 (0.48%) PKI
14 1 (0.24%) Web 2.0
14 1 (0.24%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.67%) Windows
2 35 (8.43%) UNIX
3 16 (3.86%) Linux
4 9 (2.17%) Android
4 9 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.69%) Solaris
6 5 (1.20%) HPUX
7 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (21.93%) MVC
3 77 (18.55%) TDD
3 77 (18.55%) E-Commerce
4 55 (13.25%) UML
5 54 (13.01%) TOGAF
6 46 (11.08%) Scrum
7 43 (10.36%) OO
8 41 (9.88%) MVVM
8 41 (9.88%) Mentoring
9 40 (9.64%) Unit Testing
10 37 (8.92%) Software Engineering
11 32 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (6.99%) Multithreading
12 29 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (6.99%) Workflow
13 28 (6.75%) Web Development
13 28 (6.75%) Waterfall
14 25 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
15 23 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 158 (38.07%) Java
2 152 (36.63%) C#
3 136 (32.77%) JavaScript
4 114 (27.47%) SQL
5 27 (6.51%) PL/SQL
6 26 (6.27%) PHP
7 22 (5.30%) VB.NET
8 21 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.41%) COBOL
10 8 (1.93%) C++
11 7 (1.69%) Groovy
11 7 (1.69%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.69%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.69%) VB6
11 7 (1.69%) Delphi
11 7 (1.69%) VB
12 4 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.96%) C
12 4 (0.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (14.94%) Degree
2 50 (12.05%) Security Cleared
3 40 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.58%) OCP
4 19 (4.58%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.45%) MCP
7 2 (0.48%) MCSD
7 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.24%) MCTS
8 1 (0.24%) MCPD
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.10%) QA
2 9 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.93%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (2.41%) Puppet
2 6 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.48%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 112 (26.99%) Oracle
2 100 (24.10%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.64%) webMethods
4 32 (7.71%) TIBCO
5 26 (6.27%) IBM
6 18 (4.34%) Software AG
7 16 (3.86%) Google
8 14 (3.37%) EMC
8 14 (3.37%) Open Text
9 10 (2.41%) Micro Focus
10 9 (2.17%) Zend
11 8 (1.93%) Talend
12 7 (1.69%) BEA
12 7 (1.69%) Informatica
13 5 (1.20%) Rackspace
14 4 (0.96%) Reuters
14 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.96%) 3PAR
15 3 (0.72%) VMware
15 3 (0.72%) Hyperion
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: Just now
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus&Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £27000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago