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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 117 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 69 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.87% 1.76% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.09% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 59 33 29
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
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
3211 2637 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.16% 84.17% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2443 2079 1821
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 21 November 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 56 (42.11%) Oracle
2 49 (36.84%) XML
3 46 (34.59%) Java
4 41 (30.83%) .NET
5 34 (25.56%) J2EE
6 32 (24.06%) SOAP
6 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (23.31%) Software Engineering
8 29 (21.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 28 (21.05%) UNIX
10 26 (19.55%) CRM
10 26 (19.55%) ETL
11 25 (18.80%) ITIL
11 25 (18.80%) LAMP
12 24 (18.05%) Contact Management
12 24 (18.05%) HTTP
12 24 (18.05%) EAI
12 24 (18.05%) LAN
12 24 (18.05%) PBX
12 24 (18.05%) WAN
12 24 (18.05%) WFM
12 24 (18.05%) CMDB
12 24 (18.05%) Asset Management
13 21 (15.79%) Retail
14 20 (15.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 19 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 19 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET
17 15 (11.28%) OO
17 15 (11.28%) C#

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (15.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.26%) NServiceBus
3 5 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.01%) IIS
5 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.05%) LAN
1 24 (18.05%) PBX
1 24 (18.05%) WAN
1 24 (18.05%) HTTP
2 11 (8.27%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.01%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Redis
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.02%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.50%) Selenium
2 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 21 (15.79%) Retail
2 14 (10.53%) Finance
3 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 4 (3.01%) Games
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (53.38%) Architect
2 51 (38.35%) Solutions Architect
3 33 (24.81%) Developer
4 13 (9.77%) Tester
5 11 (8.27%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.51%) SOA Developer
8 5 (3.76%) Lead Tester
8 5 (3.76%) Applications Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Junior Java Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Junior Applications Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Java Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Junior Java Applications Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Junior Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (36.84%) XML
2 41 (30.83%) .NET
3 34 (25.56%) J2EE
4 32 (24.06%) SOAP
5 25 (18.80%) LAMP
6 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET
7 10 (7.52%) CSS
7 10 (7.52%) Web Services
7 10 (7.52%) HTML
7 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.02%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (6.02%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.26%) Middleware
10 5 (3.76%) JSON
10 5 (3.76%) WCF
10 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.26%) Itk
11 3 (2.26%) Apache Flex
11 3 (2.26%) jQuery
11 3 (2.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.05%) CMDB
2 19 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.01%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.26%) NHS
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.50%) iSeries
6 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.05%) UNIX
2 4 (3.01%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Android
3 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.31%) Software Engineering
3 29 (21.80%) Enterprise Architecture
4 26 (19.55%) CRM
4 26 (19.55%) ETL
5 25 (18.80%) ITIL
6 24 (18.05%) EAI
6 24 (18.05%) Contact Management
6 24 (18.05%) Asset Management
6 24 (18.05%) WFM
7 15 (11.28%) OO
8 14 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 12 (9.02%) TDD
9 12 (9.02%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.27%) BPEL
10 11 (8.27%) MVC
10 11 (8.27%) B2C
11 10 (7.52%) Coaching
12 9 (6.77%) UML
12 9 (6.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.59%) Java
2 15 (11.28%) C#
3 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.02%) SQL
5 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.50%) XQuery
6 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.50%) XPath
7 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.75%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) ISEB
2 9 (6.77%) Degree
3 5 (3.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (3.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.75%) LXC
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (42.11%) Oracle
2 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.50%) HP
3 2 (1.50%) Intel
3 2 (1.50%) Google
4 1 (0.75%) Zend
4 1 (0.75%) SAP
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco
4 1 (0.75%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
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