The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% 1.97% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 2.43% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
578 536 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 72.25% 81.34% 68.94%
Number of salaries quoted 429 461 450
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SOA
England

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 11 July 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
Tyne and Wear -12 3 £34,500 -13.75% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) RUP
4 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
4 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (18.18%) Tuxedo
2 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) JMS
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
3 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) OO
1 3 (27.27%) RUP
1 3 (27.27%) TDD
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
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