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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 27 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.71% 5.88% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.85% 7.53% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £35,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £42,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 239 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 78.29% 78.10% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 193 215 235
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
SOA
Suffolk

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 23 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 34 (68.00%) Web Services
2 28 (56.00%) N-Tier
2 28 (56.00%) C#
2 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (50.00%) UML
5 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (36.00%) Degree
7 17 (34.00%) jQuery
8 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 14 (28.00%) REST
9 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (24.00%) Finance
11 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (24.00%) MCP
11 12 (24.00%) MCSD
12 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.00%) Java
13 10 (20.00%) CSS
13 10 (20.00%) MS Project
13 10 (20.00%) XML
13 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 10 (20.00%) TOGAF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 12 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Project
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) VPN
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) X.509
3 1 (2.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.00%) OLAP
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.00%) Big Data
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) NUnit
3 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.00%) NCover
3 2 (4.00%) FxCop
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.00%) Games
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) Architect
3 17 (34.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Technical Architect
5 14 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) Web Services
2 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (34.00%) jQuery
5 14 (28.00%) REST
5 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (20.00%) CSS
6 10 (20.00%) XML
7 9 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Ajax
8 5 (10.00%) WSH
9 4 (8.00%) SOAP
9 4 (8.00%) J2EE
9 4 (8.00%) Java EE
9 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (8.00%) Spring
9 4 (8.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) N-Tier
2 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (8.00%) DataPower
6 3 (6.00%) Replication
7 2 (4.00%) Blog
8 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) UNIX
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) UML
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (18.00%) TDD
4 9 (18.00%) MVC
4 9 (18.00%) DNA
4 9 (18.00%) Analytics
5 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 6 (12.00%) ETL
6 6 (12.00%) CRM
6 6 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Service Management
7 5 (10.00%) User Stories
8 4 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (8.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.00%) Groovy
4 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Degree
2 12 (24.00%) MCP
2 12 (24.00%) MCSD
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.00%) MCTS
3 6 (12.00%) MCPD
4 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.00%) CA
3 1 (2.00%) ForgeRock