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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 17 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.68% 11.58% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 13.69% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 15
Average salary £49,250 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
223 263 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.22% 84.57% 72.36%
Number of salaries quoted 171 249 269
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 18 (75.00%) Web Services
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) TDD
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) jQuery
6 9 (37.50%) REST
7 8 (33.33%) Ajax
7 8 (33.33%) Oracle
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) SOAP
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) UML
8 7 (29.17%) Groovy
8 7 (29.17%) DataPower
8 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
8 7 (29.17%) Big Data
8 7 (29.17%) Web Application Development
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Hive
8 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
8 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
8 7 (29.17%) OSGi
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Pig
8 7 (29.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Camel
9 6 (25.00%) Java EE
10 5 (20.83%) TOGAF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 7 (29.17%) Apache Pig
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
2 7 (29.17%) Apache Hive
2 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
2 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 7 (29.17%) Big Data
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (16.67%) Gradle
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.17%) NCover
3 1 (4.17%) FxCop
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Development
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) REST
4 8 (33.33%) Ajax
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) SOAP
5 7 (29.17%) OSGi
5 7 (29.17%) Apache Camel
6 6 (25.00%) Java EE
7 4 (16.67%) WCF
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (12.50%) Middleware
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) DataPower
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (4.17%) PMI
6 1 (4.17%) Replication
6 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) UML
3 7 (29.17%) Web Application Development
4 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSD
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) MCPD
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
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