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 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 127 86 116
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +30
Permanent jobs citing SOA 55 70 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 2.69% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 3.18% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 41
Average salary £54,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.05% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3173 2200 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.16% 84.55% 81.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 1672 1867
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £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 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 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 90 (51.72%) Oracle
2 74 (42.53%) Java
3 52 (29.89%) XML
4 42 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 35 (20.11%) Oracle Database
5 35 (20.11%) UNIX
5 35 (20.11%) J2EE
6 34 (19.54%) .NET
7 33 (18.97%) SQL Server
7 33 (18.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 30 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
9 29 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 27 (15.52%) SOAP
11 25 (14.37%) CRM
11 25 (14.37%) Finance
12 24 (13.79%) SQL
13 22 (12.64%) Middleware
14 21 (12.07%) ITIL
15 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET
15 19 (10.92%) C#
15 19 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (10.34%) Web Services
16 18 (10.34%) EAI
16 18 (10.34%) ETL
16 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
17 17 (9.77%) Service Delivery
17 17 (9.77%) LAMP
17 17 (9.77%) Contact Management
17 17 (9.77%) LAN
17 17 (9.77%) PBX

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 42 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (5.75%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.60%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (3.45%) NServiceBus
5 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.30%) IIS
7 3 (1.72%) CMS
8 2 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.15%) Apache
8 2 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.57%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.32%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (4.60%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.77%) LAN
1 17 (9.77%) PBX
1 17 (9.77%) WAN
2 14 (8.05%) HTTP
3 9 (5.17%) Internet
4 6 (3.45%) Firewall
4 6 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.45%) DNS
5 2 (1.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.11%) Oracle Database
2 33 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.60%) SoapUI
3 7 (4.02%) JUnit
4 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.15%) JIRA
5 2 (1.15%) Selenium
5 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.57%) Maven
6 1 (0.57%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.57%) Ant
General
1 25 (14.37%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Marketing
3 8 (4.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (47.13%) Architect
2 60 (34.48%) Developer
3 42 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (13.22%) Java Developer
5 18 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 14 (8.05%) Project Leader
6 14 (8.05%) Technical Project Leader
6 14 (8.05%) Technical Leader
7 10 (5.75%) Principal Developer
8 9 (5.17%) Java Architect
8 9 (5.17%) Oracle Team Leader
8 9 (5.17%) Team Leader
8 9 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.17%) Web Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Tester
9 8 (4.60%) Junior
9 8 (4.60%) Administrator
9 8 (4.60%) Applications Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Junior Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.89%) XML
2 35 (20.11%) J2EE
3 34 (19.54%) .NET
4 27 (15.52%) SOAP
5 22 (12.64%) Middleware
6 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET
7 18 (10.34%) Web Services
8 17 (9.77%) LAMP
9 15 (8.62%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (7.47%) HTML
11 11 (6.32%) REST
11 11 (6.32%) WCF
12 10 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (5.75%) CSS
13 8 (4.60%) WebCenter
14 7 (4.02%) AngularJS
14 7 (4.02%) J2SE
14 7 (4.02%) Spring
14 7 (4.02%) Java SE
15 6 (3.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.77%) CMDB
2 6 (3.45%) iSeries
2 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.72%) NHS
4 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.15%) Open Source
4 2 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.57%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.57%) Replication
5 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.11%) UNIX
2 16 (9.20%) Linux
3 9 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.17%) HPUX
4 4 (2.30%) Windows
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
2 29 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 25 (14.37%) CRM
4 21 (12.07%) ITIL
5 19 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.34%) EAI
6 18 (10.34%) ETL
7 17 (9.77%) Service Delivery
7 17 (9.77%) Contact Management
7 17 (9.77%) WFM
8 16 (9.20%) MVC
8 16 (9.20%) Project Management
9 14 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.05%) BPEL
10 13 (7.47%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.75%) B2C
12 9 (5.17%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (4.60%) TOGAF
13 8 (4.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 74 (42.53%) Java
2 24 (13.79%) SQL
3 19 (10.92%) C#
4 15 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.17%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.02%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.30%) XPath
7 4 (2.30%) XQuery
8 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.15%) Python
9 2 (1.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (1.15%) Jython
10 1 (0.57%) Ruby
10 1 (0.57%) Scala
10 1 (0.57%) C
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.57%) C++
10 1 (0.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.75%) ISEB
2 7 (4.02%) Degree
3 5 (2.87%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.87%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.15%) MBCS
5 2 (1.15%) MCP
5 2 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.72%) HL7
2 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.15%) TickIT
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.02%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.72%) OpenView
2 3 (1.72%) HP NNM
2 3 (1.72%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 90 (51.72%) Oracle
2 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.60%) Hyperion
5 6 (3.45%) Intel
6 5 (2.87%) HP
7 3 (1.72%) Siebel
8 2 (1.15%) Cisco
8 2 (1.15%) Veritas
8 2 (1.15%) Perforce
9 1 (0.57%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) Brocade
9 1 (0.57%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 18 days ago