The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 61 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 0.85% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.05% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SOA
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
453 382 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 81.18% 80.76% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 316 334 267
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,730 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SOA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SOA Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby