The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 34 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.26% 3.62% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.29% 4.52% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 41
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
SOA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
410 376 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 75.51% 80.17% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 327 289 385
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SOA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SOA Salary Trend in Suffolk

SOA
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SOA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Ipswich +7 33 £48,750 +2.63% 6
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (66.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) .NET
3 24 (48.00%) J2EE
4 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (40.00%) jQuery
6 19 (38.00%) REST
6 19 (38.00%) Scrum
6 19 (38.00%) Web Services
7 18 (36.00%) PRINCE2
7 18 (36.00%) Oracle
7 18 (36.00%) SOAP
7 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
7 18 (36.00%) Ajax
8 17 (34.00%) Groovy
8 17 (34.00%) OSGi
8 17 (34.00%) Apache Hive
8 17 (34.00%) MongoDB
8 17 (34.00%) Hadoop
8 17 (34.00%) Apache Pig
8 17 (34.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 17 (34.00%) Big Data
8 17 (34.00%) Web Application Development
8 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (34.00%) Apache Camel
9 15 (30.00%) TDD
9 15 (30.00%) Java EE
10 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
10 14 (28.00%) DataPower
10 14 (28.00%) IBM
10 14 (28.00%) Tomcat

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (34.00%) Apache Pig
2 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (28.00%) WebLogic
3 12 (24.00%) JBoss
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (34.00%) Apache Hive
2 17 (34.00%) MongoDB
2 17 (34.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (34.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 17 (34.00%) Big Data
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) SoapUI
2 9 (18.00%) Gradle
3 6 (12.00%) Maven
4 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Electronics
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) Project Manager
3 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Software Manager
4 11 (22.00%) Software Project Manager
4 11 (22.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Integration Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.00%) J2EE
3 20 (40.00%) jQuery
4 19 (38.00%) REST
4 19 (38.00%) Web Services
5 18 (36.00%) SOAP
5 18 (36.00%) Ajax
6 17 (34.00%) OSGi
6 17 (34.00%) Apache Camel
7 15 (30.00%) Java EE
8 14 (28.00%) XML
9 12 (24.00%) Spring
10 11 (22.00%) Middleware
11 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (8.00%) HTML
13 4 (8.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) DataPower
2 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.00%) PMI
3 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.00%) Open Source
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Scrum
3 18 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 17 (34.00%) Web Application Development
5 15 (30.00%) TDD
6 13 (26.00%) UML
7 11 (22.00%) CRM
8 9 (18.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
10 7 (14.00%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (10.00%) MVC
11 5 (10.00%) Quality Management
11 5 (10.00%) Project Management
11 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.00%) Line Management
12 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.00%) Service Management
14 1 (2.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) Groovy
3 5 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) Scala
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.00%) MCPD
4 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 3 (6.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.00%) IBM
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