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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 62 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.75% 2.44% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 3.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 0
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
600 566 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.46% 76.69% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 543 455 370
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (81.48%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) C#
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
8 8 (29.63%) J2EE
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.93%) OOP
9 7 (25.93%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) SOAP
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) Scala
11 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (18.52%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) REST
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (18.52%) OO
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
12 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
12 4 (14.81%) Scrum
12 4 (14.81%) Content Management
12 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.81%) Workflow
12 4 (14.81%) Node.js
12 4 (14.81%) Microservices

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 4 (14.81%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 3 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Yeoman
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Architect
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) J2EE
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 6 (22.22%) SOAP
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) REST
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%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.41%) HTML
8 2 (7.41%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.70%) Middleware
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 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 7 (25.93%) OOP
4 5 (18.52%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) BPR
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (7.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) EPiServer
1 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.41%) BEA
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Google
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