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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 44 29 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Permanent jobs citing SOA 16 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.40% 7.72% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 9.23% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 13
Average salary £45,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
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
370 466 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.72% 83.66% 70.78%
Number of salaries quoted 286 419 381
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,500
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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 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
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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 -15 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 18 (64.29%) Web Services
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) TDD
2 16 (57.14%) jQuery
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 13 (46.43%) REST
5 12 (42.86%) C#
5 12 (42.86%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) SOAP
5 12 (42.86%) Ajax
6 11 (39.29%) Groovy
6 11 (39.29%) Hadoop
6 11 (39.29%) Apache Hive
6 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
6 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
6 11 (39.29%) OSGi
6 11 (39.29%) Big Data
6 11 (39.29%) Web Application Development
6 11 (39.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (39.29%) Apache Camel
6 11 (39.29%) Apache Pig
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 10 (35.71%) DataPower
8 9 (32.14%) Java EE
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
8 9 (32.14%) XML
9 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 8 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 11 (39.29%) Apache Pig
2 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 8 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 7 (25.00%) JBoss
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (10.71%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) Hadoop
2 11 (39.29%) Apache Hive
2 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
2 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
2 11 (39.29%) Big Data
2 11 (39.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Subversion
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) SoapUI
2 6 (21.43%) Gradle
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.71%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Technical Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Java Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) Web Services
2 16 (57.14%) jQuery
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 13 (46.43%) REST
5 12 (42.86%) SOAP
5 12 (42.86%) Ajax
6 11 (39.29%) OSGi
6 11 (39.29%) Apache Camel
7 9 (32.14%) Java EE
7 9 (32.14%) XML
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.00%) Spring
9 6 (21.43%) CSS
9 6 (21.43%) HTML
9 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Middleware
11 3 (10.71%) WCF
11 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) DataPower
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.14%) PMI
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) TDD
2 11 (39.29%) Web Application Development
3 8 (28.57%) MVC
4 7 (25.00%) UML
5 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) ETL
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) MVVM
9 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Service Management
9 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) Groovy
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Scala
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago