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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 57 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.23% 2.07% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.28% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £39,750 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £52,500
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 Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 569 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.74% 90.46% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 313 403 506
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SOA.

1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) MicroStrategy
3 11 (73.33%) MATLAB
3 11 (73.33%) Simulink
3 11 (73.33%) Automotive
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Spotfire
3 11 (73.33%) Tableau
4 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (53.33%) IBM
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) SAP
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
7 4 (26.67%) Legal
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL

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 8 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Simulink
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (73.33%) Automotive
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) MATLAB Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Development Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Software Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Software Development Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Product Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (6.67%) Application Rationalisation
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) High Availability
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) MATLAB
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) MicroStrategy
2 11 (73.33%) Tableau
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Cognizant