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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 145 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 104 177 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 2.28% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.70% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 74 159 183
Median salary £59,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £40,090
10% offered a salary of more than £84,250 £77,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
5618 6549 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.90% 84.35% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4746 5400 5680
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +11 27 £58,750 -26.56% 2
Hertfordshire -32 27 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Norfolk +22 23 £52,500 +12.90%
Cambridgeshire +9 17 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Suffolk -7 11 £55,000 +57.14%
Essex -7 3 £56,250 -13.46% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SOA.

1 151 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (29.50%) Web Services
3 76 (27.34%) .NET
4 69 (24.82%) Java
5 64 (23.02%) Finance
6 52 (18.71%) Scrum
7 48 (17.27%) Microsoft
8 46 (16.55%) C#
9 42 (15.11%) E-Commerce
10 41 (14.75%) TOGAF
11 40 (14.39%) TDD
12 38 (13.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 37 (13.31%) WCF
13 37 (13.31%) OO
13 37 (13.31%) HTML
14 36 (12.95%) JavaScript
14 36 (12.95%) CSS
14 36 (12.95%) MVC
15 35 (12.59%) XML
15 35 (12.59%) Oracle
16 33 (11.87%) WebLogic
17 32 (11.51%) J2EE
17 32 (11.51%) Waterfall
17 32 (11.51%) REST
17 32 (11.51%) SDLC
18 29 (10.43%) Retail
18 29 (10.43%) ASP.NET
19 28 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (9.71%) SQL Server
20 27 (9.71%) JBoss

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (11.87%) WebLogic
2 27 (9.71%) JBoss
2 27 (9.71%) WebSphere
3 23 (8.27%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.24%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.16%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.72%) Apache
8 2 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.36%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.08%) DOC1
4 2 (0.72%) MS Office
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Exstream
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.04%) SaaS
2 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.60%) PaaS
4 9 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.52%) GitHub
6 5 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.08%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.16%) HTTP
2 3 (1.08%) LAN
2 3 (1.08%) WAN
3 2 (0.72%) DNS
3 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Network Security
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.83%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.40%) Big Data
4 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.52%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.52%) Redis
7 6 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.16%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.16%) Neo4j
8 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.08%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.60%) JIRA
2 10 (3.60%) NUnit
3 9 (3.24%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.52%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.16%) ERwin
5 6 (2.16%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.16%) Moq
5 6 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (2.16%) Selenium
5 6 (2.16%) Subversion
6 5 (1.80%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.08%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.72%) Ant
8 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.72%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.72%) Hudson
8 2 (0.72%) Maven
8 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (23.02%) Finance
2 29 (10.43%) Retail
3 5 (1.80%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.80%) Front Office
3 5 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.44%) Banking
4 4 (1.44%) Marketing
5 3 (1.08%) Games
5 3 (1.08%) Publishing
6 2 (0.72%) Back Office
6 2 (0.72%) Electronics
6 2 (0.72%) Legal
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (38.13%) Architect
2 96 (34.53%) Developer
3 35 (12.59%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (11.15%) C# Developer
5 25 (8.99%) Java Developer
6 24 (8.63%) Designer
7 22 (7.91%) .NET Developer
7 22 (7.91%) Solutions Designer
8 21 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.12%) Analyst
9 17 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.76%) Digital Architect
11 15 (5.40%) Applications Developer
11 15 (5.40%) Consultant
11 15 (5.40%) HTML Developer
11 15 (5.40%) Integration Architect
11 15 (5.40%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.04%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (29.50%) Web Services
2 76 (27.34%) .NET
3 37 (13.31%) HTML
3 37 (13.31%) WCF
4 36 (12.95%) CSS
5 35 (12.59%) XML
6 32 (11.51%) J2EE
6 32 (11.51%) REST
7 29 (10.43%) ASP.NET
8 26 (9.35%) SOAP
9 25 (8.99%) Ajax
10 24 (8.63%) Middleware
11 23 (8.27%) Java EE
12 22 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (7.55%) jQuery
14 20 (7.19%) .NET Framework
15 19 (6.83%) HTML5
16 18 (6.47%) AngularJS
17 17 (6.12%) CSS3
18 16 (5.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.91%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.40%) Data Integration
5 12 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.32%) Virtual Team
6 11 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.96%) DataPower
7 10 (3.60%) User Experience
8 9 (3.24%) iPad
9 8 (2.88%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.72%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.72%) W3C
12 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.83%) Windows
2 17 (6.12%) Unix
3 7 (2.52%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.16%) Android
5 2 (0.72%) Linux
5 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.71%) Scrum
3 42 (15.11%) E-Commerce
4 41 (14.75%) TOGAF
5 40 (14.39%) TDD
6 38 (13.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 37 (13.31%) OO
8 36 (12.95%) MVC
9 32 (11.51%) SDLC
9 32 (11.51%) Waterfall
10 28 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (9.71%) Web Development
12 24 (8.63%) DevOps
12 24 (8.63%) Kanban
13 20 (7.19%) Business Analysis
13 20 (7.19%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.19%) Software Delivery
13 20 (7.19%) UML
14 19 (6.83%) CRM
14 19 (6.83%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 69 (24.82%) Java
2 46 (16.55%) C#
3 36 (12.95%) JavaScript
4 21 (7.55%) SQL
5 6 (2.16%) Groovy
5 6 (2.16%) Objective-C
6 5 (1.80%) ES6
7 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.44%) XAML
8 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.72%) C
9 2 (0.72%) C++
9 2 (0.72%) Python
9 2 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.36%) Clojure
10 1 (0.36%) F#
10 1 (0.36%) Go
10 1 (0.36%) PL/1
10 1 (0.36%) Rust
Qualifications
1 20 (7.19%) Degree
2 7 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (1.80%) ISEB
3 5 (1.80%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.08%) CISSP
4 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) CISA
5 2 (0.72%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.80%) QA
3 4 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.44%) Puppet
3 3 (1.08%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.59%) Oracle
3 17 (6.12%) IBM
4 9 (3.24%) SAP
4 9 (3.24%) TIBCO
4 9 (3.24%) Twitter
5 6 (2.16%) BEA
5 6 (2.16%) Sun
6 4 (1.44%) hybris
7 3 (1.08%) Facebook
7 3 (1.08%) Google
7 3 (1.08%) HP
8 2 (0.72%) Informatica
8 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.72%) Sybase
9 1 (0.36%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.36%) Citrix
9 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.36%) Software AG
9 1 (0.36%) webMethods
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