The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 30 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.96% 5.39% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 7.38% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 20
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 244 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.45% 73.05% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 159 219 232
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SOA
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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 11 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 29 (76.32%) C#
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 26 (68.42%) Web Services
3 23 (60.53%) N-Tier
4 19 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 17 (44.74%) Degree
5 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
7 14 (36.84%) UML
8 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (31.58%) MVC
9 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (31.58%) REST
9 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (31.58%) jQuery
10 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (28.95%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
10 11 (28.95%) MCP
10 11 (28.95%) MCSD
11 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
11 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
12 9 (23.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (23.68%) Analytics

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
1 11 (28.95%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Project
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) NCover
2 3 (7.89%) FxCop
2 3 (7.89%) NUnit
2 3 (7.89%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (23.68%) Financial Institution
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) C# Developer
3 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 14 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Architect
5 9 (23.68%) Technical Architect
6 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) DBA
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (7.89%) Lead Technical Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Head of Development
10 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Head of Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 26 (68.42%) Web Services
3 19 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (31.58%) REST
5 12 (31.58%) jQuery
5 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (23.68%) XML
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (23.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (15.79%) WCF
8 5 (13.16%) WSH
9 4 (10.53%) Ajax
10 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
10 3 (7.89%) SOAP
10 3 (7.89%) OSGi
10 3 (7.89%) Java EE
11 2 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) N-Tier
2 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
3 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
4 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (7.89%) DataPower
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (7.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) UML
2 12 (31.58%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 5 (13.16%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) User Stories
6 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.53%) DNA
7 4 (10.53%) Service Management
8 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.89%) ETL
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) Groovy
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) MCP
2 11 (28.95%) MCSD
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.42%) MCTS
4 4 (10.53%) MCPD
5 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com