The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.21% 3.24% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 3.83% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 18
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
298 261 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 83.71% 84.47% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 215 240 284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SOA
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

SOA Salary Trend in Peterborough

SOA
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Peterborough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 24 (85.71%) C#
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (75.00%) WCF
3 20 (71.43%) XML
4 17 (60.71%) CSS
5 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
6 14 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 14 (50.00%) MVC
6 14 (50.00%) jQuery
7 13 (46.43%) HTML
7 13 (46.43%) SQL
7 13 (46.43%) TDD
7 13 (46.43%) Ajax
8 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (39.29%) HTML5
9 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
9 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
9 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
10 9 (32.14%) XSLT
10 9 (32.14%) NUnit
10 9 (32.14%) Degree
10 9 (32.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (28.57%) Subversion
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle
12 5 (17.86%) HTTP
13 4 (14.29%) OO

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (10.71%) Mule
1 3 (10.71%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) NUnit
1 9 (32.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 18 (64.29%) .NET Developer
4 17 (60.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
6 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (14.29%) Programmer
8 4 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Programmer
9 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Java Programmer
10 2 (7.14%) Architect
11 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
11 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (75.00%) WCF
3 20 (71.43%) XML
4 17 (60.71%) CSS
5 14 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (46.43%) Ajax
6 13 (46.43%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (39.29%) HTML5
8 9 (32.14%) XSLT
9 3 (10.71%) CSS3
9 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
9 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 3 (10.71%) Middleware
9 3 (10.71%) Struts
9 3 (10.71%) J2EE
10 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) BDD
8 1 (3.57%) MVVM
8 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle