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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 32 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.86% 13.01% 8.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 16.24% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 32
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
177 234 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 75.97% 80.14% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 155 216 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (80.00%) C#
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (70.00%) Web Services
4 17 (56.67%) N-Tier
5 16 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (33.33%) Degree
8 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 9 (30.00%) MVC
10 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (26.67%) XML
10 8 (26.67%) MCP
10 8 (26.67%) MCSD
10 8 (26.67%) UML
10 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (23.33%) jQuery
11 7 (23.33%) MCTS
11 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (23.33%) ITIL
11 7 (23.33%) CRM
11 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.00%) CSS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Project
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) NCover
2 3 (10.00%) FxCop
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
2 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Architect
6 5 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) DBA
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (10.00%) Lead Architect
8 3 (10.00%) Lead Technical Architect
9 2 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
9 2 (6.67%) Head of Development
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (70.00%) Web Services
3 16 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (26.67%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) WCF
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (20.00%) REST
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (16.67%) WSH
9 2 (6.67%) Middleware
9 2 (6.67%) Ajax
9 2 (6.67%) XSLT
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) N-Tier
2 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) DataPower
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) UML
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) User Stories
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) MCP
2 8 (26.67%) MCSD
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (23.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) MCPD
4 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago