The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.30% 4.00% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 4.42% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 16
Median salary £36,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,980 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +1.95%
SOA
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
490 317 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 85.22% 90.57% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 303 238 262
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SOA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SOA Salary Trend in Liverpool

SOA
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for SOA.

1 44 (86.27%) Oracle
1 44 (86.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 34 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 33 (64.71%) SC Cleared
4 31 (60.78%) XML
5 26 (50.98%) Oracle Service Bus
6 21 (41.18%) XPath
6 21 (41.18%) SDLC
6 21 (41.18%) Service Design
6 21 (41.18%) XSD
6 21 (41.18%) XSLT
6 21 (41.18%) SOAP
6 21 (41.18%) Web Services
6 21 (41.18%) FTP
6 21 (41.18%) HTTP
6 21 (41.18%) WSDL
6 21 (41.18%) HTTPS
6 21 (41.18%) JMS
6 21 (41.18%) SSL
7 16 (31.37%) Java
8 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (25.49%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (25.49%) WebLogic
9 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (19.61%) JDeveloper
10 10 (19.61%) SAML
10 10 (19.61%) LDAP
10 10 (19.61%) J2EE
10 10 (19.61%) Oracle Identity Management
10 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (86.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 26 (50.98%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (25.49%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.88%) Mule
4 3 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) FTP
1 21 (41.18%) HTTP
1 21 (41.18%) HTTPS
1 21 (41.18%) SSL
2 10 (19.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) Informix
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) JDeveloper
2 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Administrator
2 19 (37.25%) Technical Administrator
3 13 (25.49%) Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (9.80%) DBA
5 5 (9.80%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (7.84%) Project Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) WebLogic Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Identity Management Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) Applications Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) XML
2 21 (41.18%) JMS
2 21 (41.18%) SOAP
2 21 (41.18%) Web Services
2 21 (41.18%) WSDL
2 21 (41.18%) XSD
2 21 (41.18%) XSLT
3 10 (19.61%) J2EE
3 10 (19.61%) SAML
4 6 (11.76%) Middleware
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (5.88%) JAAS
6 3 (5.88%) Java SE
6 3 (5.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Statistics
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Unix
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) SDLC
1 21 (41.18%) Service Design
2 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
4 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 4 (7.84%) Budget Control
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (5.88%) JVM Tuning
8 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.92%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (3.92%) Logistics
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.92%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) XPath
2 16 (31.37%) Java
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (64.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Identity Management
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Remedy
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) IDERA