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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 23 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 28 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.24% 8.55% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.38% 10.55% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 21
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
246 218 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 81.19% 81.04% 71.25%
Number of salaries quoted 190 188 206
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 30 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (60.00%) Java
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (47.50%) Web Services
5 18 (45.00%) REST
6 17 (42.50%) Ajax
6 17 (42.50%) jQuery
6 17 (42.50%) Oracle
6 17 (42.50%) SOAP
7 16 (40.00%) J2EE
7 16 (40.00%) Groovy
7 16 (40.00%) Apache Hive
7 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 16 (40.00%) OSGi
7 16 (40.00%) Hadoop
7 16 (40.00%) Big Data
7 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
7 16 (40.00%) Apache Pig
7 16 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 16 (40.00%) Apache Camel
8 15 (37.50%) TDD
9 14 (35.00%) XML
9 14 (35.00%) Java EE
10 13 (32.50%) DataPower
10 13 (32.50%) WebSphere
10 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
10 13 (32.50%) UML
10 13 (32.50%) IBM
10 13 (32.50%) WebSphere Application Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 13 (32.50%) WebSphere
2 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
2 13 (32.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (32.50%) WebLogic
3 11 (27.50%) JBoss
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) PaaS
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 16 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 16 (40.00%) Big Data
1 16 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (25.00%) Subversion
2 8 (20.00%) Gradle
2 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Project Manager
3 11 (27.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Java Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Technical Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) Web Services
3 18 (45.00%) REST
4 17 (42.50%) Ajax
4 17 (42.50%) jQuery
4 17 (42.50%) SOAP
5 16 (40.00%) J2EE
5 16 (40.00%) OSGi
5 16 (40.00%) Apache Camel
6 14 (35.00%) XML
6 14 (35.00%) Java EE
7 11 (27.50%) Middleware
7 11 (27.50%) Spring
8 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.50%) JSP
10 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
10 3 (7.50%) JSF
10 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) DataPower
2 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 15 (37.50%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) UML
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.50%) CRM
11 3 (7.50%) Project Management
11 3 (7.50%) MVC
11 3 (7.50%) Line Management
11 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
12 2 (5.00%) Service Management
12 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
13 1 (2.50%) ERP
13 1 (2.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) Groovy
3 5 (12.50%) Scala
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) MCPD
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) IBM
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
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