The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 5.76% 1.89% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.01% 2.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +5.26%
SOA
Norfolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 203 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 82.20% 76.60% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 130 169 194
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

SOA
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

SOA Salary Trend in Norwich

SOA
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Norwich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
3 9 (75.00%) REST
3 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 9 (75.00%) RPG
3 9 (75.00%) JUnit
4 8 (66.67%) iSeries
5 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
9 1 (8.33%) MVC
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (8.33%) CSS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
3 9 (75.00%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) RPG
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin