The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 30 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.11% 6.51% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 7.38% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 5
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
312 420 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.87% 88.24% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 259 373 288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 22 (64.71%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle Service Bus
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database
3 19 (55.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (52.94%) UNIX
4 18 (52.94%) Middleware
4 18 (52.94%) Oracle ODI
5 16 (47.06%) SQL
6 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 11 (32.35%) Linux
6 11 (32.35%) HTML5
7 10 (29.41%) .NET
7 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) SOAP
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
8 9 (26.47%) MVC
8 9 (26.47%) REST
8 9 (26.47%) CSS3
9 7 (20.59%) OO
9 7 (20.59%) XHTML
9 7 (20.59%) HTTP
9 7 (20.59%) W3C
9 7 (20.59%) Validation
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
10 5 (14.71%) JavaScript

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 20 (58.82%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.88%) NServiceBus
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 18 (52.94%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.88%) DB2
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Web Developer
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SOA Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (52.94%) Middleware
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 11 (32.35%) HTML5
4 10 (29.41%) .NET
4 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 9 (26.47%) CSS
5 9 (26.47%) SOAP
5 9 (26.47%) REST
5 9 (26.47%) CSS3
6 7 (20.59%) XHTML
7 3 (8.82%) JMS
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.88%) SQLAlchemy
8 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (5.88%) Flask
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) W3C
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) UNIX
2 11 (32.35%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Validation
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) OO
2 7 (20.59%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) OOP
4 2 (5.88%) EAI
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (2.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
Liverpool
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