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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 40 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.99% 7.45% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 9.02% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 6
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £47,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
309 388 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.78% 82.55% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 289 347 192
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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

1 28 (82.35%) Web Services
2 24 (70.59%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) REST
3 23 (67.65%) SOAP
3 23 (67.65%) Unix
4 19 (55.88%) Web Application Development
4 19 (55.88%) Java EE
5 18 (52.94%) NoSQL
5 18 (52.94%) Big Data
5 18 (52.94%) Tomcat
6 17 (50.00%) IBM
6 17 (50.00%) Oracle
6 17 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 17 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 17 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 17 (50.00%) DataPower
7 16 (47.06%) JBoss
8 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (41.18%) OSGi
9 14 (41.18%) Groovy
9 14 (41.18%) Apache Camel
10 13 (38.24%) Apache Pig
10 13 (38.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (38.24%) Apache Hive
10 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
10 13 (38.24%) Hadoop
10 13 (38.24%) Neo4j
10 13 (38.24%) Ajax
10 13 (38.24%) jQuery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 18 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 17 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 17 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 17 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (47.06%) JBoss
4 13 (38.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Big Data
1 18 (52.94%) NoSQL
2 13 (38.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (38.24%) Apache Hive
2 13 (38.24%) Hadoop
2 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
2 13 (38.24%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Gradle
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Applications Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Applications Support
3 10 (29.41%) Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Designer
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support
8 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum Master
8 1 (2.94%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) Web Services
2 24 (70.59%) REST
3 23 (67.65%) SOAP
4 19 (55.88%) Java EE
5 14 (41.18%) Apache Camel
5 14 (41.18%) OSGi
6 13 (38.24%) Ajax
6 13 (38.24%) jQuery
7 7 (20.59%) XML
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
9 2 (5.88%) Regular Expression
9 2 (5.88%) XSD
9 2 (5.88%) XSLT
10 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.94%) J2SE
10 1 (2.94%) Spring
10 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) DataPower
2 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Web Application Development
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.59%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) UML
5 5 (14.71%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) RUP
5 5 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) API Design
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Groovy
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Scala
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Sun Certification
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) iptables
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) IBM
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Sun
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft