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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 27 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.55% 2.03% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 2.29% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 21
Average salary £40,500 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
620 917 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.47% 88.51% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 768 650
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,238 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 30 April 2016. 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
Doncaster +16 15 £37,500 +15.38%
Sheffield +7 12 £40,500 -26.36%
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) Scrum
3 31 (77.50%) Java
3 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (67.50%) J2EE
4 27 (67.50%) Tomcat
4 27 (67.50%) Spring
5 25 (62.50%) Linux
6 24 (60.00%) SQL
7 20 (50.00%) Web Services
8 18 (45.00%) Finance
9 17 (42.50%) MVC
9 17 (42.50%) TDD
9 17 (42.50%) XML
9 17 (42.50%) JAXB
9 17 (42.50%) JSON
9 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (40.00%) Maven
10 16 (40.00%) RESTful
10 16 (40.00%) Mockito
10 16 (40.00%) Ant
10 16 (40.00%) JUnit
11 15 (37.50%) JMS
11 15 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (37.50%) Apache Camel
11 15 (37.50%) WebSphere
11 15 (37.50%) Jetty
11 15 (37.50%) JAX-WS
11 15 (37.50%) Apache CXF
11 15 (37.50%) Java EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 27 (67.50%) Tomcat
2 15 (37.50%) Jetty
2 15 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 12 (30.00%) Apache Solr
4 11 (27.50%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.50%) Liferay
6 1 (2.50%) Magnolia
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Ant
1 16 (40.00%) JUnit
1 16 (40.00%) Maven
1 16 (40.00%) Mockito
2 13 (32.50%) Eclipse
2 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (32.50%) Gradle
2 13 (32.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) J2EE
1 27 (67.50%) Spring
2 20 (50.00%) Web Services
3 17 (42.50%) JAXB
3 17 (42.50%) JSON
3 17 (42.50%) XML
4 16 (40.00%) RESTful
5 15 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 15 (37.50%) Apache CXF
5 15 (37.50%) Java EE
5 15 (37.50%) JAX-WS
5 15 (37.50%) JMS
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
7 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 12 (30.00%) Spring MVC
8 11 (27.50%) iBATIS
9 5 (12.50%) .NET
10 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) RIA
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) Scrum
3 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 17 (42.50%) TDD
4 15 (37.50%) Mobile Development
5 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
5 13 (32.50%) OO
5 13 (32.50%) UML
5 13 (32.50%) Unit Testing
6 12 (30.00%) Pair Programming
7 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Content Management
8 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 4 (10.00%) SOLID
9 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
10 2 (5.00%) Open Source
10 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) Java
1 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
3 13 (32.50%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft