The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 108 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 30 82 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.45% 3.44% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 4.15% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 57
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1760 1978 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.94% 83.00% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1600 1789
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Welwyn Garden City +9 7 £70,000 +27.27%
Stevenage -4 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertford - 3 £65,000 -
Hitchin - 3 £55,000 -
Watford +17 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Rickmansworth -1 1 £58,500 -2.50% 1
St Albans -10 1 £60,000 - 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Java
3 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.79%) Web Services
4 27 (40.30%) HTML
5 26 (38.81%) CSS
6 23 (34.33%) TDD
7 20 (29.85%) MVC
7 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
8 19 (28.36%) WebLogic
9 18 (26.87%) .NET
9 18 (26.87%) Web Development
9 18 (26.87%) HTML5
10 17 (25.37%) CSS3
10 17 (25.37%) C#
10 17 (25.37%) Oracle
10 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
11 15 (22.39%) Retail
11 15 (22.39%) jQuery
12 14 (20.90%) BDD
12 14 (20.90%) Scrum
12 14 (20.90%) Finance
12 14 (20.90%) XML
13 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
13 13 (19.40%) J2EE
13 13 (19.40%) JBoss
13 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
13 13 (19.40%) Open Source
14 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 19 (28.36%) WebLogic
2 13 (19.40%) JBoss
2 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
3 12 (17.91%) WebSphere
4 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.49%) JCAPS
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.94%) PaaS
3 8 (11.94%) SaaS
4 7 (10.45%) GitHub
5 4 (5.97%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) Redis
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.97%) Couchbase
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) NUnit
2 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.45%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.96%) JIRA
4 6 (8.96%) Moq
4 6 (8.96%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (8.96%) Selenium
5 5 (7.46%) Subversion
6 3 (4.48%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.99%) Ant
7 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.99%) Hudson
7 2 (2.99%) Maven
7 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.49%) Gradle
8 1 (1.49%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.39%) Retail
2 14 (20.90%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Games
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior Developer
6 11 (16.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (14.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (13.43%) Architect
8 9 (13.43%) Lead Developer
9 8 (11.94%) Consultant
9 8 (11.94%) Development Manager
9 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce Manager
9 8 (11.94%) Head of Development
9 8 (11.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (11.94%) HTML Developer
9 8 (11.94%) Programmer
9 8 (11.94%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) Web Services
2 27 (40.30%) HTML
3 26 (38.81%) CSS
4 18 (26.87%) .NET
4 18 (26.87%) HTML5
5 17 (25.37%) CSS3
6 15 (22.39%) jQuery
7 14 (20.90%) XML
8 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
8 13 (19.40%) J2EE
9 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (17.91%) Java EE
10 11 (16.42%) Ajax
10 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
10 11 (16.42%) Middleware
10 11 (16.42%) Spring
11 10 (14.93%) WCF
12 9 (13.43%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (13.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.99%) W3C
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
4 1 (1.49%) iPhone
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Android
1 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) TDD
3 20 (29.85%) MVC
4 18 (26.87%) Web Development
5 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
6 14 (20.90%) BDD
6 14 (20.90%) Scrum
7 13 (19.40%) Open Source
8 12 (17.91%) DevOps
8 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
9 11 (16.42%) OO
10 10 (14.93%) Mobile Development
11 8 (11.94%) OOD
11 8 (11.94%) SDLC
11 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
12 7 (10.45%) CQRS
12 7 (10.45%) Low Latency
12 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
12 7 (10.45%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) Java
2 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.37%) C#
4 8 (11.94%) SQL
5 6 (8.96%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.46%) ES6
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Clojure
8 1 (1.49%) F#
8 1 (1.49%) Go
8 1 (1.49%) Rust
8 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Twitter
4 3 (4.48%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) BEA
5 2 (2.99%) Sybase
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) Sun
6 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.49%) webMethods
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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