The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 68 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 22 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.28% - 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 7
Average salary £33,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,875
% change year-on-year
- +7.41%
SOA
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
796 600 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.66% 85.47% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 661 476 682
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SOA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 15 £33,000 -
Doncaster - 3 £30,500 -
Rotherham - 2 £45,000 -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (55.26%) Web Services
2 20 (52.63%) XML
3 19 (50.00%) JBoss
3 19 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 19 (50.00%) Java
3 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 19 (50.00%) Banking
3 19 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 17 (44.74%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) RESTful
6 11 (28.95%) Java EE
6 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
6 11 (28.95%) Retail Banking
6 11 (28.95%) Retail
6 11 (28.95%) Ant
6 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
6 11 (28.95%) PL/SQL
6 11 (28.95%) SOAP
6 11 (28.95%) Swing
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 10 (26.32%) C#
8 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.05%) UNIX
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.79%) jQuery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (50.00%) JBoss
1 19 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 11 (28.95%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (28.95%) Retail
2 11 (28.95%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Law
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Designer
4 7 (18.42%) Lead Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Lead Designer
6 5 (13.16%) Graduate
7 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) SOA Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) Web Services
2 20 (52.63%) XML
3 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (31.58%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) RESTful
5 11 (28.95%) SOAP
5 11 (28.95%) Swing
5 11 (28.95%) Java EE
6 10 (26.32%) .NET
6 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 6 (15.79%) WCF
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
9 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
9 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
9 5 (13.16%) Middleware
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.26%) HTML5
12 1 (2.63%) CSS3
12 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) EFT
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
3 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) Web Development
4 4 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (10.53%) MVC
4 4 (10.53%) MVVM
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) SEO
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
7 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) PL/SQL
4 10 (26.32%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) VB
6 5 (13.16%) VB6
7 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Telerik
3 3 (7.89%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Zend