The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 80 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.53% 0.92% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.25% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 31
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
783 480 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.03% 73.96% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 646 390 593
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SOA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -17 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Corby - 1 £60,000 -
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (92.00%) Java
1 23 (92.00%) J2EE
1 23 (92.00%) UML
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) JSF
4 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (48.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) SEO
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (20.00%) Sun
8 5 (20.00%) Sun Certification
9 3 (12.00%) Electronics
10 2 (8.00%) Lucene
10 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.00%) MS Office
10 2 (8.00%) HND
10 2 (8.00%) Endeca
11 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) Web Development
11 1 (4.00%) Kanban
11 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) RESTful
11 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) Scrum-ban

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Architect
2 23 (92.00%) Java Architect
3 16 (64.00%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (64.00%) Java Solutions Architect
4 10 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Architect
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Architect
5 7 (28.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) J2EE
2 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) JSF
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Lucene
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) XSD
6 1 (4.00%) WS-I
6 1 (4.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) UML
2 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (48.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (36.00%) SEO
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (4.00%) User Stories
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (8.00%) HND
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Endeca