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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 26 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.02% 8.76% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 10.18% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 19
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
233 285 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 83.51% 86.10% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 176 260 229
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 16 (66.67%) REST
4 15 (62.50%) Ajax
4 15 (62.50%) TDD
4 15 (62.50%) SOAP
5 14 (58.33%) Groovy
5 14 (58.33%) Web Application Development
5 14 (58.33%) Java
5 14 (58.33%) Hadoop
5 14 (58.33%) Apache Hive
5 14 (58.33%) MongoDB
5 14 (58.33%) NoSQL
5 14 (58.33%) Big Data
5 14 (58.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (58.33%) OSGi
5 14 (58.33%) Apache Camel
5 14 (58.33%) Apache Pig
6 12 (50.00%) Java EE
7 11 (45.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (45.83%) WebLogic
7 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
7 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
7 11 (45.83%) DataPower
7 11 (45.83%) IBM
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 10 (41.67%) JBoss
8 10 (41.67%) Spring

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) Apache Pig
2 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
2 11 (45.83%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (45.83%) WebLogic
2 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (41.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Hadoop
1 14 (58.33%) Apache Hive
1 14 (58.33%) MongoDB
1 14 (58.33%) NoSQL
1 14 (58.33%) Big Data
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (33.33%) Subversion
2 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
2 7 (29.17%) Gradle
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Java Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) Web Services
2 16 (66.67%) jQuery
2 16 (66.67%) REST
3 15 (62.50%) SOAP
3 15 (62.50%) Ajax
4 14 (58.33%) OSGi
4 14 (58.33%) Apache Camel
5 12 (50.00%) Java EE
6 10 (41.67%) Spring
6 10 (41.67%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) Middleware
10 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 3 (12.50%) JSF
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 3 (12.50%) JSP
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) DataPower
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) TDD
3 14 (58.33%) Web Application Development
4 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
1 14 (58.33%) Groovy
2 5 (20.83%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) Scala
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) IBM
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago