The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA 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
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 59 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.15% 1.68% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.87% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 3
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
499 482 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.43% 89.76% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 336 459 365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £32,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SOA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SOA Salary Trend in Northampton

SOA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 23 (88.46%) Java
1 23 (88.46%) OO
2 21 (80.77%) XML
2 21 (80.77%) Unix
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) J2EE
3 20 (76.92%) Middleware
3 20 (76.92%) SLA
3 20 (76.92%) Tomcat
3 20 (76.92%) SOAP
3 20 (76.92%) Web Services
3 20 (76.92%) Linux
3 20 (76.92%) Hibernate
3 20 (76.92%) Spring
3 20 (76.92%) Liferay
3 20 (76.92%) REST
4 18 (69.23%) JSON
4 18 (69.23%) JMS
4 18 (69.23%) SSL
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) Scrum
6 14 (53.85%) WSO2
7 13 (50.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (46.15%) XSLT
8 12 (46.15%) TDD
9 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
9 11 (42.31%) High Availability
9 11 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (42.31%) Coaching
9 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (76.92%) Liferay
1 20 (76.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) OLTP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Architect
2 12 (46.15%) Integration Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Middleware Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Information Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) J2EE
1 21 (80.77%) XML
2 20 (76.92%) Hibernate
2 20 (76.92%) Middleware
2 20 (76.92%) REST
2 20 (76.92%) SOAP
2 20 (76.92%) Spring
2 20 (76.92%) Web Services
3 18 (69.23%) JMS
3 18 (69.23%) JSON
4 12 (46.15%) XSLT
5 3 (11.54%) WSDL
5 3 (11.54%) WS-I
5 3 (11.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Unix
2 20 (76.92%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) OO
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 12 (46.15%) TDD
5 11 (42.31%) Coaching
5 11 (42.31%) High Availability
5 11 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) OOD
7 8 (30.77%) API Design
7 8 (30.77%) Identity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Data Management
8 4 (15.38%) UML
9 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
9 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) WSO2
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Murex
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: neg + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago