The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 53 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.51% 1.24% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.43% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
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
466 560 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.14% 86.69% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 361 486 476
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SOA.

1 23 (92.00%) OO
2 22 (88.00%) XML
3 15 (60.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) UML
3 15 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 14 (56.00%) Data Management
4 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (56.00%) Data Architecture
4 14 (56.00%) Information Architecture
4 14 (56.00%) Data Governance
4 14 (56.00%) WSDL
4 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (56.00%) OLTP
4 14 (56.00%) WS-I
4 14 (56.00%) XSD
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) J2EE
7 9 (36.00%) SOAP
7 9 (36.00%) Web Services
7 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
7 9 (36.00%) Unix
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) JMS
7 9 (36.00%) SSL
7 9 (36.00%) SLA
7 9 (36.00%) Middleware
7 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
7 9 (36.00%) Spring
7 9 (36.00%) REST

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) Liferay
1 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) OLTP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Architect
2 14 (56.00%) Information Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Integration Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Middleware Architect
4 6 (24.00%) SOA Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) XML
2 14 (56.00%) WSDL
2 14 (56.00%) WS-I
2 14 (56.00%) XSD
3 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (36.00%) J2EE
3 9 (36.00%) JMS
3 9 (36.00%) Middleware
3 9 (36.00%) REST
3 9 (36.00%) SOAP
3 9 (36.00%) Spring
3 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) JSON
5 6 (24.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) UML
3 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (56.00%) Data Architecture
3 14 (56.00%) Data Governance
3 14 (56.00%) Data Management
3 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (56.00%) Information Architecture
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (24.00%) Coaching
6 6 (24.00%) OOD
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) API Design
7 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) WSO2
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Murex