The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 40 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.12% 6.03% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 7.32% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 8
Median salary £70,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
289 396 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.58% 82.33% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 265 360 174
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for SOA.

1 22 (78.57%) Web Services
2 18 (64.29%) REST
3 17 (60.71%) SOAP
3 17 (60.71%) Unix
3 17 (60.71%) Java
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 12 (42.86%) Java EE
5 12 (42.86%) DataPower
6 11 (39.29%) Big Data
6 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
6 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
7 10 (35.71%) JBoss
7 10 (35.71%) IBM
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle Application Server
7 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
7 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
8 7 (25.00%) Ajax
8 7 (25.00%) TDD
8 7 (25.00%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) OSGi
8 7 (25.00%) Groovy
8 7 (25.00%) Apache Hive
8 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (25.00%) Neo4j
8 7 (25.00%) Apache Pig
8 7 (25.00%) Hadoop

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
2 10 (35.71%) JBoss
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (25.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Big Data
1 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Applications Developer
1 10 (35.71%) Applications Support
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Platform Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Web Services
2 18 (64.29%) REST
3 17 (60.71%) SOAP
4 12 (42.86%) Java EE
5 7 (25.00%) Ajax
5 7 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) OSGi
5 7 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) JSON
7 2 (7.14%) Regular Expression
7 2 (7.14%) XSD
7 2 (7.14%) XSLT
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) J2SE
8 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) DataPower
2 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) UML
6 5 (17.86%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) RUP
6 5 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) API Design
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Sun Certification
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) IBM
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Sun
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft