The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 30 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 39 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.91% 0.84% 7.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 1.05% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 2 20
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
488 286 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 86.52% 79.89% 74.13%
Number of salaries quoted 426 247 306
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
SOA
Merseyside

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (92.96%) Java
2 49 (69.01%) Middleware
3 48 (67.61%) Oracle
4 44 (61.97%) OO
5 41 (57.75%) UML
6 39 (54.93%) MySQL
7 35 (49.30%) OOD
8 33 (46.48%) SQL
9 30 (42.25%) WSO2
10 23 (32.39%) Web Services
10 23 (32.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 23 (32.39%) Degree
11 21 (29.58%) Linux
12 17 (23.94%) EAI
13 16 (22.54%) DB2
13 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
13 16 (22.54%) Change Management
13 16 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (19.72%) ITIL
14 14 (19.72%) JMS
15 13 (18.31%) Windows
15 13 (18.31%) MVC
15 13 (18.31%) QA
15 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
16 12 (16.90%) Big Data
16 12 (16.90%) UNIX
16 12 (16.90%) .NET
17 11 (15.49%) XML
17 11 (15.49%) TIBCO

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (14.08%) Apache
2 9 (12.68%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (9.86%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (9.86%) WebLogic Integration
4 7 (9.86%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (9.86%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.23%) Jetty
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.41%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.41%) Mule
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Intranet
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.93%) MySQL
2 16 (22.54%) DB2
3 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
4 12 (16.90%) Big Data
5 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
6 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
7 7 (9.86%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.63%) Maven
1 4 (5.63%) Subversion
1 4 (5.63%) JUnit
1 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.82%) JDeveloper
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Banking
2 10 (14.08%) Retail
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 7 (9.86%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (47.89%) Architect
1 34 (47.89%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Team Leader
4 9 (12.68%) Release Manager
5 7 (9.86%) Technical Team Leader
5 7 (9.86%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Integration Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Test Team Leader
7 5 (7.04%) Testing Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Java Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.23%) SOA Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Trainer
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.41%) Software Consultant
11 1 (1.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (69.01%) Middleware
2 23 (32.39%) Web Services
3 14 (19.72%) JMS
4 12 (16.90%) .NET
5 11 (15.49%) XML
6 10 (14.08%) Ajax
6 10 (14.08%) JSP
6 10 (14.08%) Servlets
7 9 (12.68%) CSS
7 9 (12.68%) J2EE
7 9 (12.68%) HTML
7 9 (12.68%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (12.68%) JSF
7 9 (12.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (12.68%) WebCenter
8 7 (9.86%) Struts
8 7 (9.86%) EJB
8 7 (9.86%) Java EE
8 7 (9.86%) JTA
8 7 (9.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.86%) Clustering
3 7 (9.86%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (9.86%) DataPower
3 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Windows
3 12 (16.90%) UNIX
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.97%) OO
2 41 (57.75%) UML
3 35 (49.30%) OOD
4 23 (32.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (23.94%) EAI
6 16 (22.54%) Change Management
6 16 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (19.72%) ITIL
8 13 (18.31%) MVC
9 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.68%) Data Management
10 9 (12.68%) Software Testing
10 9 (12.68%) Project Management
10 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.68%) TDD
11 8 (11.27%) Direct Marketing
12 7 (9.86%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (9.86%) BPEL
12 7 (9.86%) AOP
12 7 (9.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) Java
2 33 (46.48%) SQL
3 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
3 9 (12.68%) Python
3 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.86%) C
4 7 (9.86%) Ruby
5 6 (8.45%) PHP
6 2 (2.82%) C++
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) QA
2 7 (9.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 48 (67.61%) Oracle
2 30 (42.25%) WSO2
3 11 (15.49%) TIBCO
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.27%) JBoss
6 7 (9.86%) IBM
6 7 (9.86%) Kony
7 2 (2.82%) Zend
7 2 (2.82%) Twitter
7 2 (2.82%) webMethods
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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