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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 100 125 148
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +23
Permanent jobs citing SOA 64 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.44% 1.72% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.87% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 38
Median salary £46,000 £38,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.70% -32.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £48,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,150 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +1.44%
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
2361 3264 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.05% 91.94% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 2568 2524
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 26 September 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 86 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.17%) C#
3 69 (41.57%) .NET
4 63 (37.95%) Finance
5 48 (28.92%) Oracle
6 43 (25.90%) SQL
7 38 (22.89%) Web Services
7 38 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 37 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (22.29%) Java
9 36 (21.69%) ASP.NET
9 36 (21.69%) MVC
10 35 (21.08%) Scrum
11 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
12 33 (19.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 31 (18.67%) DevOps
13 31 (18.67%) Microsoft
14 30 (18.07%) XML
15 27 (16.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (16.27%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (15.66%) Enterprise Architecture
17 25 (15.06%) .NET Framework
17 25 (15.06%) Open Source
18 24 (14.46%) Use Case
18 24 (14.46%) Migration
19 23 (13.86%) Management Information System
19 23 (13.86%) Manufacturing
19 23 (13.86%) Retail
20 22 (13.25%) OO

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 33 (19.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (6.02%) Confluence
3 5 (3.01%) NServiceBus
4 4 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (12.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (7.23%) PaaS
5 6 (3.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.81%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.20%) Extranet
2 2 (1.20%) Firewall
2 2 (1.20%) Intranet
3 1 (0.60%) DHCP
3 1 (0.60%) DNS
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.24%) Oracle Database
2 17 (10.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (6.02%) Big Data
4 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.20%) OLAP
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) OLTP
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.60%) QlikView
7 1 (0.60%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (8.43%) JIRA
1 14 (8.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (7.83%) Selenium
2 13 (7.83%) TeamCity
3 11 (6.63%) SoapUI
3 11 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (6.02%) Cucumber
4 10 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.42%) Hudson
6 8 (4.82%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.01%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.81%) JMeter
9 2 (1.20%) Gatling
9 2 (1.20%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.60%) Ant
10 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.60%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 63 (37.95%) Finance
2 23 (13.86%) Manufacturing
2 23 (13.86%) Retail
3 20 (12.05%) Local Government
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (27.11%) Developer
2 44 (26.51%) Architect
3 24 (14.46%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.25%) Consultant
5 21 (12.65%) Senior Architect
6 20 (12.05%) AWS Architect
6 20 (12.05%) AWS Consultant
6 20 (12.05%) Azure Architect
6 20 (12.05%) Azure Consultant
6 20 (12.05%) C# Developer
6 20 (12.05%) Cloud Architect
6 20 (12.05%) Cloud Consultant
6 20 (12.05%) Senior Consultant
7 17 (10.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (10.24%) Designer
8 15 (9.04%) Solutions Designer
8 15 (9.04%) Tester
9 14 (8.43%) Analyst
10 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 11 (6.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (41.57%) .NET
2 38 (22.89%) Web Services
3 36 (21.69%) ASP.NET
4 30 (18.07%) XML
5 27 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (15.06%) .NET Framework
7 20 (12.05%) Middleware
8 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (10.84%) SOAP
8 18 (10.84%) WCF
9 17 (10.24%) NHibernate
9 17 (10.24%) WSDL
10 13 (7.83%) Entity Framework
11 11 (6.63%) HTML
11 11 (6.63%) REST
12 10 (6.02%) AngularJS
13 9 (5.42%) JMS
13 9 (5.42%) RESTful
13 9 (5.42%) XSD
14 8 (4.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (13.86%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.20%) NHS
4 2 (1.20%) User Experience
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.41%) Unix
2 2 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Android
3 1 (0.60%) Windows
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (21.69%) MVC
4 35 (21.08%) Scrum
5 31 (18.67%) DevOps
6 27 (16.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (15.66%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (15.06%) Open Source
9 24 (14.46%) Migration
9 24 (14.46%) Use Case
10 22 (13.25%) OO
11 21 (12.65%) UML
12 20 (12.05%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (11.45%) BDD
13 19 (11.45%) TOGAF
14 18 (10.84%) OOD
14 18 (10.84%) OOP
15 15 (9.04%) ArchiMate
15 15 (9.04%) TDD
15 15 (9.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.17%) C#
2 43 (25.90%) SQL
3 37 (22.29%) Java
4 20 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.64%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.01%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.20%) Python
8 2 (1.20%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (8.43%) ISEB
2 13 (7.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (7.23%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SCCM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) Oracle
2 31 (18.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.65%) Google
3 21 (12.65%) VMware
4 20 (12.05%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.20%) Apiary
5 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.60%) Citrix
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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