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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.07% 0.63% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.86% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £38,000 £33,125 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.71% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £30,225 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,775 £36,025 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
209 233 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 86.72% 73.97% 72.51%
Number of salaries quoted 177 220 216
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Norwich

SOA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) ERP
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Finance
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Data Integration

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Designer
2 11 (68.75%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ERP
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft