The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 63 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.56% 2.33% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 3.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
South Yorkshire

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
591 489 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.07% 71.18% 85.89%
Number of salaries quoted 529 412 423
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) C#
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) MySQL
7 8 (29.63%) J2EE
8 7 (25.93%) .NET
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) OO
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (18.52%) SaaS
10 5 (18.52%) REST
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (14.81%) Microservices
11 4 (14.81%) Scala
11 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.81%) Content Management
11 4 (14.81%) Spring

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Yeoman
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) J2EE
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) SOAP
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) REST
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (14.81%) Spring
7 3 (11.11%) Ajax
7 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.41%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) HTML
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Online Games
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) BPR
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) BEA
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Learn Direct
Salary: Competitive basic up to £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago