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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 69 106 75
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -31
Permanent jobs citing SOA 62 33 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.07% 1.60% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 1.92% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 38
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
1758 1723 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 87.07% 83.64% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1460 1339
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +7 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Stevenage -7 10 £55,000 +46.66% 2
St Albans -7 4 £78,750 +31.25%
Hertford - 2 £62,500 - 2
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 45 (48.91%) XML
2 42 (45.65%) WebLogic
3 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 36 (39.13%) Oracle
3 36 (39.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 35 (38.04%) SOAP
5 34 (36.96%) Unix
6 33 (35.87%) Web Services
6 33 (35.87%) Linux
6 33 (35.87%) SQL
6 33 (35.87%) HTML
7 29 (31.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 29 (31.52%) Oracle Database
8 28 (30.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (29.35%) Java
10 25 (27.17%) .NET
10 25 (27.17%) OO
10 25 (27.17%) OOD
11 24 (26.09%) Middleware
11 24 (26.09%) MVC
11 24 (26.09%) DevOps
12 22 (23.91%) TDD
12 22 (23.91%) C#
13 20 (21.74%) CSS
13 20 (21.74%) REST
14 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (19.57%) WebSphere
15 18 (19.57%) UML
15 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET

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 42 (45.65%) WebLogic
2 36 (39.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 29 (31.52%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (19.57%) WebSphere
5 13 (14.13%) JBoss
6 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.35%) NServiceBus
8 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.35%) Office 365
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 2 (2.17%) IaaS
4 2 (2.17%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) AMQP
1 2 (2.17%) FTP
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
1 2 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.52%) Oracle Database
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.96%) RDBMS
3 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.17%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.17%) GIS
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.26%) JUnit
5 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 2 (2.17%) MSTest
6 2 (2.17%) NUnit
6 2 (2.17%) Selenium
6 2 (2.17%) Subversion
6 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) Senior Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Analyst
3 18 (19.57%) Systems Analyst
4 16 (17.39%) Architect
5 15 (16.30%) DBA
5 15 (16.30%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (15.22%) SOA Developer
7 13 (14.13%) .NET Developer
7 13 (14.13%) Java Developer
8 12 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 12 (13.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 11 (11.96%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (9.78%) SOA Analyst
10 9 (9.78%) SQL Analyst
10 9 (9.78%) Unix Analyst
10 9 (9.78%) XML Analyst
11 8 (8.70%) Technical Architect
12 6 (6.52%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (48.91%) XML
2 35 (38.04%) SOAP
3 33 (35.87%) HTML
3 33 (35.87%) Web Services
4 28 (30.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (27.17%) .NET
6 24 (26.09%) Middleware
7 20 (21.74%) CSS
7 20 (21.74%) REST
8 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET
9 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 16 (17.39%) Java EE
10 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (16.30%) HTML5
11 14 (15.22%) Hibernate
11 14 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (15.22%) Spring
12 13 (14.13%) jQuery
13 12 (13.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.52%) DataPower
2 4 (4.35%) User Experience
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.26%) Fintech
3 3 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Unix
2 33 (35.87%) Linux
3 15 (16.30%) Solaris
4 9 (9.78%) Windows
5 6 (6.52%) AIX
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.09%) Android
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (27.17%) OO
2 25 (27.17%) OOD
3 24 (26.09%) DevOps
3 24 (26.09%) MVC
4 22 (23.91%) TDD
5 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.57%) UML
7 15 (16.30%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 14 (15.22%) BPEL
9 13 (14.13%) Scrum
10 12 (13.04%) Microservices
10 12 (13.04%) SDLC
11 10 (10.87%) MVVM
12 9 (9.78%) BPR
12 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.78%) Wealth Management
13 7 (7.61%) Open Source
14 6 (6.52%) SOLID
15 5 (5.43%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 33 (35.87%) SQL
3 27 (29.35%) Java
4 22 (23.91%) C#
5 18 (19.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.17%) XPath
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Oracle
2 10 (10.87%) IBM
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.17%) Citrix
4 2 (2.17%) ESRI
4 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.17%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.17%) Sybase
4 2 (2.17%) VMware
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