The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 49 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.51% 3.46% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 4.77% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 32
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
326 440 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 76.35% 72.49% 78.01%
Number of salaries quoted 279 405 430
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
East of England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 0 10 £55,000 +29.41% 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (81.13%) C#
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 39 (73.58%) ASP.NET
3 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
4 34 (64.15%) Web Services
5 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
6 30 (56.60%) N-Tier
7 24 (45.28%) .NET Framework
8 20 (37.74%) jQuery
9 19 (35.85%) MVC
9 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (32.08%) CSS
11 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
12 16 (30.19%) UML
12 16 (30.19%) Degree
13 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
14 13 (24.53%) TDD
14 13 (24.53%) REST
15 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (22.64%) MCP
15 12 (22.64%) MCSD
15 12 (22.64%) MS Project
15 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
15 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (20.75%) XML
16 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
16 11 (20.75%) BizTalk Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (20.75%) SharePoint
1 11 (20.75%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.32%) Node.js
2 6 (11.32%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Project
2 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) VPN
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.55%) Apache Hive
4 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.55%) Big Data
5 3 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
1 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) NCover
2 3 (5.66%) FxCop
2 3 (5.66%) NUnit
2 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (18.87%) Financial Institution
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) C# Developer
3 17 (32.08%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Architect
5 10 (18.87%) Senior Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Technical Architect
7 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
10 3 (5.66%) Lead Technical Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Lead Architect
10 3 (5.66%) DBA
10 3 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
11 2 (3.77%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 39 (73.58%) ASP.NET
3 34 (64.15%) Web Services
4 24 (45.28%) .NET Framework
5 20 (37.74%) jQuery
6 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (32.08%) CSS
9 13 (24.53%) REST
10 11 (20.75%) XML
11 10 (18.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (15.09%) HTML
14 7 (13.21%) WCF
15 6 (11.32%) WinForms
15 6 (11.32%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (9.43%) Ajax
16 5 (9.43%) WSH
17 4 (7.55%) SOAP
17 4 (7.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) N-Tier
2 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
4 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.66%) DataPower
6 2 (3.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) MVC
2 16 (30.19%) UML
3 13 (24.53%) TDD
4 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.87%) Analytics
6 8 (15.09%) ITIL
7 7 (13.21%) CRM
7 7 (13.21%) TOGAF
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.32%) MVVM
9 5 (9.43%) User Stories
9 5 (9.43%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Service Management
9 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
11 3 (5.66%) Zachman Framework
11 3 (5.66%) Data Architecture
11 3 (5.66%) Scrum
11 3 (5.66%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) SQL
4 9 (16.98%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.55%) Groovy
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.55%) Scala
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) XAML
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) MCP
2 12 (22.64%) MCSD
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.98%) MCTS
4 3 (5.66%) MCPD
5 2 (3.77%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (3.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
1 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
Ipswich, Suffolk
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