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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 29 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.98% 6.72% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 8.37% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 14
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
390 203 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.41% 80.24% 73.56%
Number of salaries quoted 353 169 220
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 46 (70.77%) Java
2 37 (56.92%) .NET
2 37 (56.92%) Scrum
3 31 (47.69%) C#
4 28 (43.08%) J2EE
5 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (29.23%) PRINCE2
7 18 (27.69%) Ruby
8 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
8 17 (26.15%) Games
9 15 (23.08%) jQuery
10 14 (21.54%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (21.54%) C++
10 14 (21.54%) Python
10 14 (21.54%) Go
11 13 (20.00%) N-Tier
11 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 13 (20.00%) MVC
11 13 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 13 (20.00%) Degree
11 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 12 (18.46%) CSS
12 12 (18.46%) XML
12 12 (18.46%) HTML
12 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
13 11 (16.92%) Mathematics
13 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
1 4 (6.15%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.62%) JBoss
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.85%) Big Data
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.15%) Apache Hive
5 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.31%) Maven
3 8 (12.31%) SoapUI
3 8 (12.31%) Gradle
4 4 (6.15%) Capybara
4 4 (6.15%) RSpec
4 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.15%) Selenium
5 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (26.15%) Games
2 7 (10.77%) Electronics
3 6 (9.23%) Finance
4 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.62%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Project Manager
3 14 (21.54%) Software Project Manager
3 14 (21.54%) Software Manager
4 11 (16.92%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Tester
10 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (3.08%) QA Tester
11 1 (1.54%) Applications Project Manager
11 1 (1.54%) Junior
11 1 (1.54%) Integration Architect
11 1 (1.54%) Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) .NET
2 28 (43.08%) J2EE
3 15 (23.08%) jQuery
4 14 (21.54%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (18.46%) CSS
6 12 (18.46%) XML
6 12 (18.46%) HTML
7 11 (16.92%) Kendo UI
8 10 (15.38%) SOAP
8 10 (15.38%) Web Services
8 10 (15.38%) REST
9 9 (13.85%) Java EE
10 8 (12.31%) Spring
11 5 (7.69%) Middleware
11 5 (7.69%) Apache Camel
11 5 (7.69%) OSGi
12 4 (6.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.92%) Mathematics
3 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (13.85%) Mobile App
5 8 (12.31%) Online Games
6 5 (7.69%) DataPower
7 3 (4.62%) PMI
7 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Scrum
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.23%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.00%) MVC
5 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.38%) TDD
6 10 (15.38%) CRM
6 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.85%) Web Application Development
8 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.77%) UML
9 7 (10.77%) Project Management
9 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.23%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (6.15%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.15%) Software Delivery
12 4 (6.15%) SDLC
12 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
13 3 (4.62%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (70.77%) Java
2 31 (47.69%) C#
3 18 (27.69%) Ruby
4 14 (21.54%) Python
4 14 (21.54%) Go
4 14 (21.54%) C++
5 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.15%) Groovy
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.69%) MCPD
5 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) iptables
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
Ipswich, Suffolk
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