The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 80 109 134
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +25
Permanent jobs citing SOA 78 80 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.86% 2.28% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.47% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 48
Median salary £46,000 £41,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.51% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,661
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
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
2464 3242 3322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.42% 92.34% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 2567 2554
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOA.

1 101 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (45.95%) .NET
3 83 (44.86%) C#
4 62 (33.51%) Finance
5 53 (28.65%) Web Services
6 51 (27.57%) Oracle
7 49 (26.49%) SQL
8 46 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (24.32%) Java
10 44 (23.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
12 41 (22.16%) MVC
13 40 (21.62%) ASP.NET
13 40 (21.62%) Microsoft
14 39 (21.08%) Scrum
15 34 (18.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 34 (18.38%) DevOps
16 32 (17.30%) XML
17 30 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
17 30 (16.22%) .NET Framework
18 29 (15.68%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (14.59%) BDD
19 27 (14.59%) WCF
20 25 (13.51%) OO
20 25 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
21 23 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
21 23 (12.43%) TOGAF
22 22 (11.89%) Use Case
22 22 (11.89%) Open Source
22 22 (11.89%) TDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 34 (18.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.95%) Confluence
3 4 (2.16%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.62%) IIS
4 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.08%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) Mule
6 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (9.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (23.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.27%) PaaS
3 18 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (9.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.78%) SaaS
5 2 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) Extranet
1 2 (1.08%) Firewall
1 2 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (0.54%) DHCP
2 1 (0.54%) DNS
2 1 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.19%) Oracle Database
2 17 (9.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (8.11%) Big Data
4 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.24%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.16%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.08%) DB2
7 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.54%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.54%) OLAP
8 1 (0.54%) OLTP
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (10.27%) Octopus Deploy
2 15 (8.11%) JIRA
3 13 (7.03%) Selenium
3 13 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.03%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.49%) SoapUI
5 11 (5.95%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.41%) Cucumber
6 10 (5.41%) Hudson
7 8 (4.32%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.70%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.16%) Gatling
9 4 (2.16%) JMeter
9 4 (2.16%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.54%) Ant
10 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.54%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (33.51%) Finance
2 21 (11.35%) Retail
3 20 (10.81%) Manufacturing
4 18 (9.73%) Local Government
5 3 (1.62%) Banking
5 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (28.65%) Developer
2 50 (27.03%) Architect
3 30 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 23 (12.43%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.89%) Consultant
6 20 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (10.27%) Senior Architect
8 18 (9.73%) AWS Architect
8 18 (9.73%) AWS Consultant
8 18 (9.73%) Azure Architect
8 18 (9.73%) Azure Consultant
8 18 (9.73%) Cloud Architect
8 18 (9.73%) Cloud Consultant
8 18 (9.73%) Senior Consultant
9 17 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 16 (8.65%) Designer
10 16 (8.65%) Solutions Designer
11 15 (8.11%) Analyst
11 15 (8.11%) Senior Developer
11 15 (8.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (45.95%) .NET
2 53 (28.65%) Web Services
3 40 (21.62%) ASP.NET
4 32 (17.30%) XML
5 30 (16.22%) .NET Framework
6 29 (15.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (14.59%) WCF
8 22 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (11.89%) WSDL
9 20 (10.81%) Middleware
9 20 (10.81%) NHibernate
10 19 (10.27%) SOAP
11 18 (9.73%) Entity Framework
12 13 (7.03%) RESTful
13 10 (5.41%) JMS
13 10 (5.41%) XSD
14 9 (4.86%) HTML
14 9 (4.86%) REST
15 7 (3.78%) AngularJS
16 6 (3.24%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (10.27%) Management Information System
3 17 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.08%) User Experience
7 1 (0.54%) Clustering
7 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.78%) Linux
2 6 (3.24%) Unix
3 4 (2.16%) Android
3 4 (2.16%) Windows
4 3 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.08%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (22.16%) MVC
4 39 (21.08%) Scrum
5 34 (18.38%) DevOps
6 30 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 27 (14.59%) BDD
8 25 (13.51%) OO
9 23 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (12.43%) TOGAF
10 22 (11.89%) OOD
10 22 (11.89%) OOP
10 22 (11.89%) Open Source
10 22 (11.89%) TDD
10 22 (11.89%) Use Case
11 21 (11.35%) Migration
11 21 (11.35%) Requirements Analysis
12 20 (10.81%) SDLC
13 19 (10.27%) UML
13 19 (10.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (44.86%) C#
2 49 (26.49%) SQL
3 45 (24.32%) Java
4 20 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.19%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.16%) Python
8 4 (2.16%) Ruby
9 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) VB
9 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (9.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (8.65%) ISEB
3 14 (7.57%) ISTQB
4 10 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) SCCM
1 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (27.57%) Oracle
2 40 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.27%) VMware
4 18 (9.73%) Google
4 18 (9.73%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.54%) Citrix
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
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