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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 70 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
601 809 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.47% 84.98% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 491 697 465
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +6 1 £35,000 -30.00%
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (40.00%) XQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) BPEL
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) XQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) IBM