The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 1.35% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.68% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.97%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
396 357 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 70.97% 80.22% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 258 296 278
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 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Tyne and Wear

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 August 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Intranet
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Tuxedo
4 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (25.00%) Tuxedo
1 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO