The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 40 73 41
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 47 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.70% 1.52% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 1.93% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 31
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,988 £30,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
826 779 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.60% 78.93% 81.56%
Number of salaries quoted 649 632 696
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SOA
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

SOA Salary Trend in Nottingham

SOA
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 88 (72.13%) Software Engineering
2 85 (69.67%) Middleware
2 85 (69.67%) Oracle
3 80 (65.57%) Eclipse
3 80 (65.57%) JDeveloper
3 80 (65.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 80 (65.57%) Hudson
4 64 (52.46%) SSL
5 61 (50.00%) Finance
6 60 (49.18%) BPEL
7 54 (44.26%) Scrum
8 53 (43.44%) CSS
9 52 (42.62%) JavaScript
10 51 (41.80%) Oracle Service Bus
11 49 (40.16%) HTML
12 45 (36.89%) HTML5
13 44 (36.07%) Git (software)
14 43 (35.25%) J2EE
15 42 (34.43%) Oracle BPM
16 41 (33.61%) CSS3
16 41 (33.61%) Xcode
16 41 (33.61%) Objective-C
16 41 (33.61%) Subversion
17 38 (31.15%) Degree
18 31 (25.41%) Games
19 29 (23.77%) GitHub
20 28 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (21.31%) JMS
22 25 (20.49%) MongoDB
23 22 (18.03%) Mobile App

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 51 (41.80%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (11.48%) WebLogic
3 13 (10.66%) Apache
3 13 (10.66%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.74%) IIS
5 4 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.82%) CMS
7 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 42 (34.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (52.46%) SSL
2 4 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.49%) MongoDB
2 12 (9.84%) MySQL
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.92%) Big Data
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.64%) VLDB
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.82%) DB2
7 1 (0.82%) Informix
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (65.57%) Eclipse
1 80 (65.57%) JDeveloper
1 80 (65.57%) Hudson
2 44 (36.07%) Git (software)
3 41 (33.61%) Xcode
3 41 (33.61%) Subversion
4 13 (10.66%) Ant
5 8 (6.56%) Maven
5 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.10%) Mocha
6 5 (4.10%) Selenium
6 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.28%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.46%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.46%) FxCop
General
1 61 (50.00%) Finance
2 31 (25.41%) Games
3 19 (15.57%) Military
4 4 (3.28%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (66.39%) Software Engineer
2 21 (17.21%) Developer
3 19 (15.57%) Graduate
3 19 (15.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Architect
5 7 (5.74%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Head of Development
7 5 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.10%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.10%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.28%) Team Leader
8 4 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.28%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (2.46%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (2.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (2.46%) Programmer
10 2 (1.64%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (1.64%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (69.67%) Middleware
2 80 (65.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 53 (43.44%) CSS
4 49 (40.16%) HTML
5 45 (36.89%) HTML5
6 43 (35.25%) J2EE
7 41 (33.61%) CSS3
8 26 (21.31%) JMS
9 21 (17.21%) .NET
10 18 (14.75%) ASP.NET
11 16 (13.11%) XSD
12 14 (11.48%) WSDL
13 13 (10.66%) XSL
14 11 (9.02%) REST
14 11 (9.02%) XML
14 11 (9.02%) jQuery
15 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.56%) Oracle ADF
16 5 (4.10%) SOAP
16 5 (4.10%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.10%) Open Source
2 5 (4.10%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.46%) Informatics
4 1 (0.82%) Social Media
4 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Linux
2 12 (9.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.46%) UNIX
3 3 (2.46%) Windows
4 2 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (72.13%) Software Engineering
2 60 (49.18%) BPEL
3 54 (44.26%) Scrum
4 28 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.48%) OO
5 14 (11.48%) BPMN
6 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (9.84%) User Experience Design
7 12 (9.84%) iOS Development
8 9 (7.38%) MVC
9 8 (6.56%) TDD
10 7 (5.74%) ITIL
10 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.74%) OOD
11 5 (4.10%) Project Management
12 4 (3.28%) Product Management
12 4 (3.28%) Resource Management
13 3 (2.46%) Business Analysis
13 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (2.46%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.62%) JavaScript
2 41 (33.61%) Objective-C
3 18 (14.75%) Java
4 17 (13.93%) C#
5 16 (13.11%) SQL
6 6 (4.92%) C++
7 4 (3.28%) Perl
7 4 (3.28%) PHP
7 4 (3.28%) Python
8 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.64%) C
9 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) COBIT
1 1 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Puppet
1 13 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (69.67%) Oracle
2 12 (9.84%) Adobe
3 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.46%) webMethods
5 2 (1.64%) HP
5 2 (1.64%) Software AG
5 2 (1.64%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.82%) Informatica
6 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.82%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.82%) Sybase
6 1 (0.82%) Cognos
6 1 (0.82%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) Tableau