The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 89 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.55% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.71% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £49,776
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -27.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
807 563 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.58% 76.81% 74.93%
Number of salaries quoted 673 485 457
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,910 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
East Midlands

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 4 £40,000 -13.51%
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) RAD
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (50.00%) CMMI
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (50.00%) CMMI
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) RAD
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle