The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 67 71 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.54% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £39,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +33.38%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
627 552 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.57% 80.47% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 531 436 620
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SOA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Leicestershire region.

SOA Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (47.37%) Scrum
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) XAML
3 8 (42.11%) Windows CE
3 8 (42.11%) EPoS
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) IIS
3 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
3 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) EAI
6 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) XSLT
7 3 (15.79%) SCADA
7 3 (15.79%) BPEL
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
7 3 (15.79%) Data Security
7 3 (15.79%) Data Management
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Modbus
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) JDeveloper
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Applications Developer
3 5 (26.32%) XAML Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Business Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Informatica BI Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) XSLT
3 3 (15.79%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (15.79%) ODBC
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (42.11%) EPoS
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) SCADA
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows CE
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) EAI
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) BPEL
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Security
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) XAML
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Software AG
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO