The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 86 99 135
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 90 80 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.65% 2.41% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.91% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71 65 16
Average salary £45,000 £53,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +43.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
SOA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3010 2747 2444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.74% 82.92% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2405 2114 2069
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SOA
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Leeds region.

SOA Salary Trend in Leeds

SOA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 48 (35.04%) .NET
2 47 (34.31%) Java
2 47 (34.31%) Oracle
3 44 (32.12%) XML
4 38 (27.74%) Finance
4 38 (27.74%) Retail
5 36 (26.28%) J2EE
6 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (21.90%) Software Engineering
8 29 (21.17%) SOAP
9 28 (20.44%) LAMP
9 28 (20.44%) Enterprise Architecture
10 27 (19.71%) Degree
10 27 (19.71%) UNIX
10 27 (19.71%) ETL
10 27 (19.71%) HTTP
11 25 (18.25%) EAI
11 25 (18.25%) LAN
11 25 (18.25%) PBX
11 25 (18.25%) WAN
11 25 (18.25%) CRM
11 25 (18.25%) ITIL
11 25 (18.25%) Asset Management
11 25 (18.25%) Contact Management
11 25 (18.25%) WFM
11 25 (18.25%) CMDB
12 21 (15.33%) TDD
13 19 (13.87%) OO
13 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (13.14%) BDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (5.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.11%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.46%) IIS
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) SAS
5 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.71%) HTTP
2 25 (18.25%) LAN
2 25 (18.25%) PBX
2 25 (18.25%) WAN
3 6 (4.38%) Internet
4 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.46%) DNS
5 1 (0.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.57%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (5.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.38%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.92%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.46%) Riak
8 1 (0.73%) Big Data
8 1 (0.73%) Redis
8 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.73%) MySQL
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.73%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.73%) NUnit
3 1 (0.73%) JUnit
3 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (27.74%) Finance
1 38 (27.74%) Retail
2 17 (12.41%) Telecoms
3 16 (11.68%) Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Games
5 2 (1.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (47.45%) Architect
2 53 (38.69%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (21.17%) Developer
4 25 (18.25%) Tester
5 10 (7.30%) Functional Tester
6 9 (6.57%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.84%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Performance Tester
8 7 (5.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Non-Functional Tester
9 6 (4.38%) Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.92%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) Systems Manager
11 4 (2.92%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 2 (1.46%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.04%) .NET
2 44 (32.12%) XML
3 36 (26.28%) J2EE
4 29 (21.17%) SOAP
5 28 (20.44%) LAMP
6 13 (9.49%) ASP.NET
7 11 (8.03%) Web Services
8 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (6.57%) CSS
9 9 (6.57%) HTML
10 8 (5.84%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.65%) JSON
13 3 (2.19%) .NET Framework
13 3 (2.19%) Middleware
13 3 (2.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (2.19%) WCF
14 2 (1.46%) LINQ
14 2 (1.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) CMDB
2 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.68%) N-Tier
4 9 (6.57%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.92%) Open Source
7 2 (1.46%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.46%) NHS
8 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.73%) Replication
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.71%) UNIX
2 4 (2.92%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Windows
4 2 (1.46%) HPUX
4 2 (1.46%) Android
4 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.90%) Software Engineering
3 28 (20.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 27 (19.71%) ETL
5 25 (18.25%) ITIL
5 25 (18.25%) CRM
5 25 (18.25%) EAI
5 25 (18.25%) Asset Management
5 25 (18.25%) Contact Management
5 25 (18.25%) WFM
6 21 (15.33%) TDD
7 19 (13.87%) OO
8 18 (13.14%) BDD
9 16 (11.68%) Software Architecture
10 15 (10.95%) Stress Testing
11 12 (8.76%) MVC
12 11 (8.03%) Integration Testing
12 11 (8.03%) Manual Testing
12 11 (8.03%) Test Automation
12 11 (8.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.31%) Java
2 14 (10.22%) C#
2 14 (10.22%) SQL
3 11 (8.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.92%) COBOL
4 4 (2.92%) PHP
5 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.19%) Python
6 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.73%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.73%) Perl
7 1 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (19.71%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) ISEB
3 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
1 2 (1.46%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Docker
1 1 (0.73%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (34.31%) Oracle
2 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.38%) HP
3 6 (4.38%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.92%) Micro Focus
4 4 (2.92%) BEA
5 2 (1.46%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.46%) Google
6 1 (0.73%) Zend
6 1 (0.73%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£51K
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 19 days ago