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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 83 86 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Permanent jobs citing SOA 54 59 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.54% 2.72% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.20% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 54 73
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +1.00%
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
1889 1841 2022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.98% 85.00% 82.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1525 1647
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Watford 0 14 £60,000 +9.09% 1
St Albans -13 7 £80,000 +33.33%
Stevenage -1 5 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Welwyn Garden City -12 1 £67,500 -10.00% 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 32 (41.56%) WebLogic
2 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.66%) HTML
4 28 (36.36%) .NET
4 28 (36.36%) MVC
5 26 (33.77%) Oracle
5 26 (33.77%) SOAP
5 26 (33.77%) XML
5 26 (33.77%) Linux
5 26 (33.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (32.47%) C#
7 23 (29.87%) SQL
7 23 (29.87%) Web Services
8 22 (28.57%) CSS
8 22 (28.57%) Java
9 21 (27.27%) Unix
9 21 (27.27%) TDD
10 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
11 19 (24.68%) WebSphere
11 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (24.68%) OO
11 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
11 19 (24.68%) Middleware
12 18 (23.38%) OOD
13 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (22.08%) Oracle Fusion
13 17 (22.08%) HTML5
13 17 (22.08%) Oracle Service Bus
13 17 (22.08%) REST
13 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database

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 32 (41.56%) WebLogic
2 26 (33.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (24.68%) WebSphere
4 17 (22.08%) Oracle Service Bus
5 14 (18.18%) JBoss
6 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (5.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (11.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.60%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.19%) Office 365
4 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.60%) GitHub
4 2 (2.60%) IaaS
4 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.60%) PaaS
4 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) AMQP
1 2 (2.60%) FTP
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
1 2 (2.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database
2 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.99%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.19%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.60%) GIS
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.79%) Subversion
3 6 (7.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (5.19%) CruiseControl
4 4 (5.19%) NUnit
4 4 (5.19%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.90%) JIRA
5 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.60%) JUnit
6 2 (2.60%) MSTest
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.30%) Hudson
7 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Senior Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Architect
4 14 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
6 11 (14.29%) Analyst
6 11 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
8 9 (11.69%) DBA
8 9 (11.69%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Lead Developer
9 8 (10.39%) SOA Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Technical Architect
10 7 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Lead C# Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) HTML
2 28 (36.36%) .NET
3 26 (33.77%) SOAP
3 26 (33.77%) XML
4 23 (29.87%) Web Services
5 22 (28.57%) CSS
6 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
7 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
7 19 (24.68%) Middleware
8 17 (22.08%) HTML5
8 17 (22.08%) Oracle Fusion
8 17 (22.08%) REST
9 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (20.78%) Java EE
10 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (18.18%) Hibernate
11 14 (18.18%) jQuery
11 14 (18.18%) Spring
12 13 (16.88%) CSS3
13 10 (12.99%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.79%) DataPower
2 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.19%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.60%) Fintech
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 21 (27.27%) Unix
3 9 (11.69%) Solaris
4 8 (10.39%) Windows
5 6 (7.79%) AIX
6 2 (2.60%) Android
6 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) MVC
2 21 (27.27%) TDD
3 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (24.68%) OO
4 18 (23.38%) OOD
5 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (20.78%) DevOps
7 12 (15.58%) Microservices
8 11 (14.29%) UML
9 10 (12.99%) Scrum
9 10 (12.99%) SOLID
10 9 (11.69%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 9 (11.69%) Open Source
11 8 (10.39%) BPEL
11 8 (10.39%) BPR
12 7 (9.09%) BDD
12 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.79%) SDLC
14 5 (6.49%) MVVM
15 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
2 25 (32.47%) C#
3 23 (29.87%) SQL
4 22 (28.57%) Java
5 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.19%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.60%) XPath
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
1 2 (2.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) IBM
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.60%) Citrix
5 2 (2.60%) ESRI
5 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.60%) Sybase
5 2 (2.60%) VMware
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