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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 21 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.64% 5.59% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 7.20% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 16
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
495 389 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 85.79% 77.64% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 421 310 294
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
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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 -22 20 £40,000 -15.78% 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (88.89%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) SOAP
2 23 (85.19%) REST
3 22 (81.48%) NoSQL
3 22 (81.48%) Web Application Development
3 22 (81.48%) DataPower
4 21 (77.78%) Big Data
5 20 (74.07%) MongoDB
5 20 (74.07%) OSGi
5 20 (74.07%) Groovy
5 20 (74.07%) Apache Camel
6 19 (70.37%) Apache Hive
6 19 (70.37%) Hadoop
6 19 (70.37%) Neo4j
6 19 (70.37%) Apache Pig
6 19 (70.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 19 (70.37%) Ajax
6 19 (70.37%) jQuery
7 18 (66.67%) Java EE
7 18 (66.67%) Web Services
7 18 (66.67%) Unix
8 16 (59.26%) Tomcat
9 15 (55.56%) IBM
9 15 (55.56%) Oracle
9 15 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (55.56%) WebLogic
9 15 (55.56%) WebSphere
9 15 (55.56%) Oracle Application Server
10 14 (51.85%) JBoss
11 12 (44.44%) TDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (70.37%) Apache Pig
2 16 (59.26%) Tomcat
3 15 (55.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 15 (55.56%) WebLogic
3 15 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 15 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (51.85%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) NoSQL
2 21 (77.78%) Big Data
3 20 (74.07%) MongoDB
4 19 (70.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (70.37%) Apache Hive
4 19 (70.37%) Hadoop
4 19 (70.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Gradle
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Capybara
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Gatling
4 1 (3.70%) RSpec
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Applications Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Applications Support
3 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) REST
1 23 (85.19%) SOAP
2 20 (74.07%) Apache Camel
2 20 (74.07%) OSGi
3 19 (70.37%) Ajax
3 19 (70.37%) jQuery
4 18 (66.67%) Java EE
4 18 (66.67%) Web Services
5 10 (37.04%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.93%) Spring
6 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.70%) CSS
9 1 (3.70%) HTML
9 1 (3.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Web Application Development
2 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Functional Programming
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) Groovy
3 6 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) iptables
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) IBM
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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