The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 39 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 28 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.71% 2.64% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 3.23% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 13
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
SOA
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 371 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.53% 81.72% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 377 286 424
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SOA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SOA Salary Trend in Merseyside

SOA
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SOA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 28 £47,500 -5.00% 1
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SOA.

1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) XML
6 9 (32.14%) XSD
6 9 (32.14%) XSLT
6 9 (32.14%) SOAP
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) JMS
6 9 (32.14%) FTP
6 9 (32.14%) HTTP
6 9 (32.14%) WSDL
6 9 (32.14%) HTTPS
6 9 (32.14%) SSL
6 9 (32.14%) XPath
6 9 (32.14%) SDLC
6 9 (32.14%) Service Design
7 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) MySQL
8 7 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) Unix
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (21.43%) Middleware
10 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 5 (17.86%) Informix

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 14 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (10.71%) Mule
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) FTP
1 9 (32.14%) HTTP
1 9 (32.14%) HTTPS
1 9 (32.14%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.86%) Informix
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) DBA
3 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Project Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) XML
2 9 (32.14%) JMS
2 9 (32.14%) SOAP
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 9 (32.14%) WSDL
2 9 (32.14%) XSD
2 9 (32.14%) XSLT
3 6 (21.43%) Middleware
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (10.71%) Java SE
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) JAAS
6 1 (3.57%) SAML
6 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Unix
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) SDLC
2 9 (32.14%) Service Design
3 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Budget Control
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) JVM Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) XPath
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) IDERA
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