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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 61 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.34% 1.20% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.45% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 21
Average salary £56,238 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.65% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £65,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 413 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 75.54% 82.93% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 475 346 418
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
South Yorkshire

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SOA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SOA Salary Trend in Sheffield

SOA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

SOA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) Squid
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Capita
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) IT Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Master Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Squid
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) Capita
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle