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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 77 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.35% 2.09% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.41% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 11
Average salary £36,750 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
777 747 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.30% 86.56% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 660 583 529
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 - 10 £28,750 -
Doncaster -10 2 £47,500 +65.21%
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) WebSphere
3 21 (60.00%) Web Services
3 21 (60.00%) XML
3 21 (60.00%) JBoss
4 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (57.14%) Banking
5 19 (54.29%) Hibernate
5 19 (54.29%) Eclipse
6 18 (51.43%) Ant
7 17 (48.57%) SOAP
7 17 (48.57%) WebLogic
8 16 (45.71%) PL/SQL
8 16 (45.71%) Swing
8 16 (45.71%) Retail
8 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
8 16 (45.71%) Retail Banking
8 16 (45.71%) Java EE
8 16 (45.71%) RESTful
9 10 (28.57%) .NET
9 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 10 (28.57%) C#
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.00%) MVC
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (14.29%) CSS
13 5 (14.29%) HTML
13 5 (14.29%) JavaScript

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 22 (62.86%) WebSphere
2 21 (60.00%) JBoss
3 17 (48.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.71%) Jetty
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) ATM
2 1 (2.86%) Broadband
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Eclipse
2 18 (51.43%) Ant
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Hudson
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (57.14%) Banking
2 16 (45.71%) Retail
2 16 (45.71%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Graduate
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Designer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) Web Services
1 21 (60.00%) XML
2 19 (54.29%) Hibernate
3 17 (48.57%) SOAP
4 16 (45.71%) Swing
4 16 (45.71%) Java EE
4 16 (45.71%) RESTful
5 10 (28.57%) .NET
5 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.29%) CSS
6 5 (14.29%) HTML
7 4 (11.43%) jQuery
8 3 (8.57%) WCF
8 3 (8.57%) Silverlight
8 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.71%) Apache CXF
9 2 (5.71%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) EFT
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) MVVM
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) SEO
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Line Management
8 1 (2.86%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) B2C
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Java
3 16 (45.71%) PL/SQL
4 10 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.57%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.57%) VB6
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Telerik
2 3 (8.57%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Pega
3 1 (2.86%) ILOG
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO