The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 34 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.67% 6.19% 6.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.73% 7.97% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 19
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
SOA
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 251 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.87% 77.71% 78.91%
Number of salaries quoted 249 179 203
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SOA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SOA Salary Trend in Ipswich

SOA
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 31 (63.27%) Java
3 26 (53.06%) J2EE
4 20 (40.82%) Scrum
4 20 (40.82%) PRINCE2
5 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.78%) jQuery
6 17 (34.69%) Oracle
6 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
8 13 (26.53%) SOAP
8 13 (26.53%) Web Services
8 13 (26.53%) IBM
8 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
8 13 (26.53%) Ajax
8 13 (26.53%) Groovy
8 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
8 13 (26.53%) Hadoop
8 13 (26.53%) Apache Hive
8 13 (26.53%) MongoDB
8 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
8 13 (26.53%) OSGi
8 13 (26.53%) REST
8 13 (26.53%) Big Data
8 13 (26.53%) Web Application Development
8 13 (26.53%) Apache Pig
8 13 (26.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (26.53%) Apache Camel

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
1 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
1 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
1 13 (26.53%) Apache Pig
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 11 (22.45%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) Hadoop
2 13 (26.53%) Apache Hive
2 13 (26.53%) MongoDB
2 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
2 13 (26.53%) Big Data
2 13 (26.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Subversion
1 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) SoapUI
2 8 (16.33%) Gradle
3 6 (12.24%) Maven
4 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.20%) Electronics
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Software Project Manager
2 13 (26.53%) Software Manager
3 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Middleware Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Integration Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Applications Project Manager
9 1 (2.04%) Business Project Manager
9 1 (2.04%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 26 (53.06%) J2EE
3 19 (38.78%) jQuery
4 13 (26.53%) OSGi
4 13 (26.53%) Ajax
4 13 (26.53%) SOAP
4 13 (26.53%) Web Services
4 13 (26.53%) REST
4 13 (26.53%) Apache Camel
5 12 (24.49%) XML
6 11 (22.45%) Spring
6 11 (22.45%) Java EE
7 9 (18.37%) Middleware
8 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
8 8 (16.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
8 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (12.24%) Kendo UI
9 6 (12.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) DataPower
2 8 (16.33%) N-Tier
2 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.16%) PMI
5 2 (4.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) PRINCE2
1 20 (40.82%) Scrum
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Web Application Development
4 12 (24.49%) UML
5 10 (20.41%) CRM
5 10 (20.41%) TDD
6 8 (16.33%) MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Project Management
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.16%) Quality Management
10 3 (6.12%) Line Management
10 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.08%) Service Management
12 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) Java
2 13 (26.53%) Groovy
3 8 (16.33%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.29%) MCPD
5 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) IBM
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