The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.84% 0.29% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.33% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £55,000 - £43,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 601 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.33% 86.35% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 441 521 359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SOA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SOA Salary Trend in the North East

SOA
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the North East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in the North East

SOA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 5 £55,000 - 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) RUP
3 17 (56.67%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
4 15 (50.00%) Scrum
5 12 (40.00%) REST
6 11 (36.67%) Use Case
6 11 (36.67%) SOAP
6 11 (36.67%) Web Services
6 11 (36.67%) DSDM
7 10 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (33.33%) JSON
8 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (30.00%) User Stories
8 9 (30.00%) Spring
8 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 8 (26.67%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) XSLT
9 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (26.67%) JAX-RS
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (26.67%) SQLite
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) Git (software)

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) MySQL
3 8 (26.67%) SQLite
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Portal Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.67%) RUP Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Director
6 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) REST
2 11 (36.67%) SOAP
2 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 10 (33.33%) JSON
4 9 (30.00%) Spring
5 8 (26.67%) JAX-RS
5 8 (26.67%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) XSLT
6 3 (10.00%) JSP
6 3 (10.00%) Play Framework
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.67%) HTML
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (6.67%) React
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.33%) CSS
8 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) RUP
3 15 (50.00%) Scrum
4 11 (36.67%) DSDM
4 11 (36.67%) Use Case
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (30.00%) User Stories
6 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Kanban
9 3 (10.00%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Content Management
9 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
10 2 (6.67%) Logistics
10 2 (6.67%) Microservices
10 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
10 2 (6.67%) SFIA
10 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Jython
4 5 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Scala
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 6 (20.00%) OCPJP
4 6 (20.00%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (6.67%) CITP
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) OpenText
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Vignette
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago