The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 67 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.47% 1.54% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.99% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 18
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 301 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 82.10% 77.18% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 443 256 341
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,782
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
Northamptonshire

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) JSF
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (16.67%) WS-I
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) OO

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Java Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (16.67%) WS-I
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle