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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 69 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.42% 2.23% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.49% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Median salary £34,400 £39,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.79% -29.09%
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +1.00%
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
586 642 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.65% 89.42% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 465 569 569
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 3 £34,400 -11.79% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SOA.

1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) SQLite
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Mule
1 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQLite
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Gatling
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JMeter
1 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) XSLT
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (13.33%) NHibernate
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Telematics
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) SOLID
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) V-Model
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (6.67%) RPG
5 1 (6.67%) RPG III
5 1 (6.67%) RPG IV
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago