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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 71 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.70% 1.15% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.54% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +63.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £42,750 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £44,750 £31,350
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
562 454 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 78.82% 74.30% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 494 371 480
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 -19 2 £61,500 +40.57%
Durham - 1 £50,000 - 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) AquaLogic
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) AquaLogic
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) JavaFX
5 1 (11.11%) Swing
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) RUP
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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