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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / North East
Rank - 68 78
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 1.14% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.27% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
542 552 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 87.00% 90.05% 87.75%
Number of salaries quoted 486 476 558
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,158
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,215 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Gatling
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 11 days ago