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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / North East
Rank 69 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.46% 1.33% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £34,400 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
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
555 537 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.99% 89.20% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 452 477 500
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -8 3 £34,400 -14.00% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago