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 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 61 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.42% 2.26% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.66% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
395 301 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.29% 85.03% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 323 268 291
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat