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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 133 91 109
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 53 67 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.39% 2.53% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.93% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 49
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,000
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
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (50.93%) Oracle
2 66 (40.99%) Java
3 55 (34.16%) XML
3 55 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (22.98%) UNIX
5 36 (22.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 35 (21.74%) .NET
6 35 (21.74%) J2EE
7 31 (19.25%) Software Engineering
8 30 (18.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 30 (18.63%) SQL Server
8 30 (18.63%) SOAP
9 28 (17.39%) CRM
9 28 (17.39%) Oracle Database
10 26 (16.15%) Coaching
10 26 (16.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (13.66%) ITIL
11 22 (13.66%) SQL
12 21 (13.04%) EAI
12 21 (13.04%) ETL
12 21 (13.04%) Middleware
12 21 (13.04%) Mentoring
13 20 (12.42%) Contact Management
13 20 (12.42%) Finance
13 20 (12.42%) LAMP
13 20 (12.42%) LAN
13 20 (12.42%) PBX
13 20 (12.42%) WAN
13 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET
13 20 (12.42%) WFM

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (22.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (5.59%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.97%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (3.73%) NServiceBus
5 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.48%) IIS
7 3 (1.86%) CMS
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.24%) Apache
8 2 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.62%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.59%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (4.97%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.42%) LAN
1 20 (12.42%) PBX
1 20 (12.42%) WAN
2 17 (10.56%) HTTP
3 11 (6.83%) Internet
4 5 (3.11%) Firewall
4 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.11%) DNS
5 2 (1.24%) FTP
6 1 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 26 (16.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (6.83%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (4.97%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.97%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.73%) JUnit
4 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.24%) JIRA
4 2 (1.24%) Selenium
4 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) JDeveloper
General
1 20 (12.42%) Finance
2 11 (6.83%) Marketing
3 10 (6.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Legal
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 80 (49.69%) Architect
2 53 (32.92%) Developer
3 45 (27.95%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (12.42%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.56%) Lead Developer
6 10 (6.21%) Web Developer
7 9 (5.59%) Java Architect
8 8 (4.97%) Junior Java Applications Developer
8 8 (4.97%) Junior Java Architect
8 8 (4.97%) Junior Applications Developer
8 8 (4.97%) Junior Architect
8 8 (4.97%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.97%) Junior Java Developer
8 8 (4.97%) Applications Architect
8 8 (4.97%) Technical Project Leader
8 8 (4.97%) Technical Leader
8 8 (4.97%) Oracle Team Leader
8 8 (4.97%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (4.97%) Applications Developer
8 8 (4.97%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.16%) XML
2 35 (21.74%) .NET
2 35 (21.74%) J2EE
3 30 (18.63%) SOAP
4 21 (13.04%) Middleware
5 20 (12.42%) LAMP
5 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.56%) Web Services
7 15 (9.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (6.83%) REST
8 11 (6.83%) HTML
9 10 (6.21%) CSS
10 9 (5.59%) WCF
11 7 (4.35%) Java SE
11 7 (4.35%) Spring
11 7 (4.35%) J2SE
11 7 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.35%) WebCenter
12 6 (3.73%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.42%) CMDB
2 16 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.73%) iSeries
4 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.86%) NHS
6 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) Replication
7 1 (0.62%) W3C
7 1 (0.62%) Open Source
7 1 (0.62%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.98%) UNIX
2 15 (9.32%) Linux
3 8 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (4.97%) HPUX
4 4 (2.48%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.25%) Software Engineering
3 30 (18.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 28 (17.39%) CRM
5 26 (16.15%) Coaching
6 22 (13.66%) ITIL
7 21 (13.04%) ETL
7 21 (13.04%) EAI
7 21 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 20 (12.42%) Contact Management
8 20 (12.42%) WFM
9 17 (10.56%) MVC
9 17 (10.56%) Service Delivery
10 16 (9.94%) Asset Management
11 14 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.70%) BPEL
12 11 (6.83%) B2C
13 10 (6.21%) Project Management
14 9 (5.59%) Test Automation
15 8 (4.97%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (40.99%) Java
2 22 (13.66%) SQL
3 18 (11.18%) C#
4 13 (8.07%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.97%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.48%) XQuery
7 4 (2.48%) XPath
8 2 (1.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (1.24%) Python
8 2 (1.24%) Jython
9 1 (0.62%) Ruby
9 1 (0.62%) Scala
9 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.62%) C
9 1 (0.62%) PHP
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.97%) ISEB
2 6 (3.73%) Degree
3 5 (3.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (3.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) HL7
2 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.62%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.86%) OpenView
2 3 (1.86%) HP NNM
2 3 (1.86%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 82 (50.93%) Oracle
2 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.97%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.35%) Hyperion
5 6 (3.73%) Intel
6 5 (3.11%) HP
7 3 (1.86%) Siebel
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco
8 2 (1.24%) Veritas
8 2 (1.24%) Perforce
9 1 (0.62%) VMware
9 1 (0.62%) Google
9 1 (0.62%) Brocade
9 1 (0.62%) Micro Focus
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