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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 78 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.38% 1.59% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.96% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
649 509 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.15% 80.92% 74.96%
Number of salaries quoted 536 431 424
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
Durham +3 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -20 1 £55,000 +32.53% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Jython
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago