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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 31 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.06% 5.26% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.19% 6.82% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 26
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
277 220 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.99% 77.19% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 219 166 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 £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 27 February 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (67.39%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) .NET
3 22 (47.83%) J2EE
4 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (41.30%) Web Services
5 19 (41.30%) REST
6 18 (39.13%) Ajax
6 18 (39.13%) jQuery
6 18 (39.13%) SOAP
6 18 (39.13%) Oracle
7 17 (36.96%) Scrum
7 17 (36.96%) Groovy
7 17 (36.96%) Apache Pig
7 17 (36.96%) Big Data
7 17 (36.96%) Web Application Development
7 17 (36.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 17 (36.96%) Apache Camel
7 17 (36.96%) Hadoop
7 17 (36.96%) Apache Hive
7 17 (36.96%) MongoDB
7 17 (36.96%) NoSQL
7 17 (36.96%) OSGi
8 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
9 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
9 15 (32.61%) TDD
9 15 (32.61%) Java EE
10 14 (30.43%) WebSphere
10 14 (30.43%) DataPower
10 14 (30.43%) IBM
10 14 (30.43%) Tomcat

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (36.96%) Apache Pig
2 14 (30.43%) WebSphere
2 14 (30.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (30.43%) WebLogic
2 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
3 12 (26.09%) JBoss
3 12 (26.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) Hadoop
1 17 (36.96%) Apache Hive
1 17 (36.96%) MongoDB
1 17 (36.96%) NoSQL
1 17 (36.96%) Big Data
1 17 (36.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Subversion
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) SoapUI
2 9 (19.57%) Gradle
3 6 (13.04%) Maven
4 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Project Manager
3 13 (28.26%) Java Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Architect
5 10 (21.74%) Software Project Manager
5 10 (21.74%) Software Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Integration Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Technical Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) .NET
2 22 (47.83%) J2EE
3 19 (41.30%) Web Services
3 19 (41.30%) REST
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
4 18 (39.13%) Ajax
4 18 (39.13%) SOAP
5 17 (36.96%) OSGi
5 17 (36.96%) Apache Camel
6 15 (32.61%) Java EE
7 14 (30.43%) XML
8 12 (26.09%) Spring
9 11 (23.91%) Middleware
10 9 (19.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.52%) JSF
11 3 (6.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) DataPower
2 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) PMI
4 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Web Application Development
2 17 (36.96%) Scrum
3 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 15 (32.61%) TDD
5 13 (28.26%) UML
6 9 (19.57%) CRM
6 9 (19.57%) Integration Testing
7 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
8 7 (15.22%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.87%) Project Management
10 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
11 3 (6.52%) MVC
11 3 (6.52%) Line Management
11 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.35%) Service Management
13 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (2.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) Groovy
3 5 (10.87%) Scala
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (15.22%) MCPD
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) IBM
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