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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 32 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 24 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.09% 7.10% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 8.03% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 2
Average salary £42,500 £61,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.32% +62.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
344 411 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.31% 88.39% 77.73%
Number of salaries quoted 296 364 294
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £60,000
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 30 January 2015, 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 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle Service Bus
1 25 (69.44%) Java
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database
2 24 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 23 (63.89%) Middleware
3 23 (63.89%) UNIX
3 23 (63.89%) Oracle ODI
4 13 (36.11%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
5 10 (27.78%) HTML5
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.22%) MVC
7 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 8 (22.22%) SOAP
7 8 (22.22%) Windows
7 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) REST
7 8 (22.22%) CSS3
8 6 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
8 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 6 (16.67%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) XHTML
8 6 (16.67%) HTTP
8 6 (16.67%) W3C
8 6 (16.67%) Validation
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.89%) C#

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (69.44%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database
2 23 (63.89%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 8 (22.22%) SOA Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 23 (63.89%) Middleware
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) HTML5
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
4 9 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) SOAP
5 8 (22.22%) REST
5 8 (22.22%) CSS3
6 6 (16.67%) XHTML
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.33%) LINQ
8 2 (5.56%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) WCF
8 2 (5.56%) SQLAlchemy
8 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) UNIX
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 6 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
2 6 (16.67%) OO
2 6 (16.67%) Validation
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) TDD
4 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (2.78%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
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