The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 56 55 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.73% 2.53% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.94% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 6
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
425 544 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 91.99% 86.08% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 343 445 550
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for SOA.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) Ant
4 5 (45.45%) JUnit
4 5 (45.45%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Maven
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Gradle
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
4 5 (45.45%) Mockito
4 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Ant
1 5 (45.45%) Gradle
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
1 5 (45.45%) Mockito
General
1 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Angular Developer
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) SOA Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) OAuth
3 2 (18.18%) OpenID
3 2 (18.18%) Swagger
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) CQRS
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Apiary
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft