The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 78 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.16% 2.07% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.54% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 21
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
SOA
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
886 1024 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.52% 81.66% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 715 753 670
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SOA
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Essex region.

SOA Salary Trend in Essex

SOA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Essex

SOA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Brentwood +4 6 £55,000 -31.25%
Colchester - 4 £65,000 -
Basildon +5 1 £65,000 +136.36%
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) Middleware
6 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) Marketing
7 4 (21.05%) Subversion
7 4 (21.05%) Logistics
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) MKS
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 4 (21.05%) Siebel
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
7 4 (21.05%) iSeries
7 4 (21.05%) Eloqua
7 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) BigMachines
1 4 (21.05%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Principal Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) MEAP
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) iSeries
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) DataPower
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Logistics
4 4 (21.05%) Marketing Automation
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Order to Cash
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (21.05%) Presales
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) OOD
5 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) MKS
2 4 (21.05%) Siebel