The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Developer
Rank 211 239 246
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 20 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.27% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.28% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
SOA Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5353 6787 6388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.12% 96.58% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 5731 5335
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,001 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SOA Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Developer across the North West region.

SOA Developer Salary Trend in the North West

SOA Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Manchester - 11 £50,000 -
Merseyside -10 9 £50,000 +17.64%
SOA Developer
England

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited SOA Developer in their job title 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 with SOA Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SOA
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) SOAP
3 13 (56.52%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) JMS
3 13 (56.52%) Middleware
3 13 (56.52%) Open Source
4 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 12 (52.17%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle
5 11 (47.83%) Apache
5 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
5 11 (47.83%) webMethods
5 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
5 11 (47.83%) EDI
5 11 (47.83%) SaaS
5 11 (47.83%) PaaS
5 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
5 11 (47.83%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (47.83%) Amazon S3
5 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
5 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (47.83%) Mule
5 11 (47.83%) Google
5 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
5 11 (47.83%) Web Development
5 11 (47.83%) JSON
5 11 (47.83%) Maven

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited SOA Developer in their job title 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 with SOA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) Apache
1 11 (47.83%) Mule
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Service Bus
1 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon S3
1 11 (47.83%) Google Cloud Platform
1 11 (47.83%) PaaS
1 11 (47.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (47.83%) Couchbase
1 11 (47.83%) Hazelcast
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
1 11 (47.83%) git-flow
1 11 (47.83%) Hudson
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
1 11 (47.83%) Maven
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) SOAP
2 13 (56.52%) JMS
2 13 (56.52%) Middleware
2 13 (56.52%) XML
3 11 (47.83%) Apache Avro
3 11 (47.83%) Apache Camel
3 11 (47.83%) Apache Thrift
3 11 (47.83%) EDI
3 11 (47.83%) JSON
3 11 (47.83%) Protocol Buffers
3 11 (47.83%) ZeroMQ
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) jQuery
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 2 (8.70%) WSDL
7 2 (8.70%) XSD
7 2 (8.70%) XSLT
8 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (56.52%) Open Source
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
4 11 (47.83%) Data Transformation
4 11 (47.83%) DevOps
4 11 (47.83%) Microservices
4 11 (47.83%) Physical Data Model
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 11 (47.83%) Web Development
5 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
7 7 (30.43%) BDD
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Google
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
1 11 (47.83%) webMethods
1 11 (47.83%) WSO2
2 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft