The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 55 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.01% 5.75% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 6.92% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 16
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
480 535 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.59% 83.07% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 449 485 364
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SOA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -5 7 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £35,000 -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for SOA.

1 32 (76.19%) Web Services
2 25 (59.52%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) REST
3 23 (54.76%) SOAP
3 23 (54.76%) Unix
4 20 (47.62%) Web Application Development
4 20 (47.62%) Java EE
5 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
5 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 18 (42.86%) Big Data
7 17 (40.48%) DataPower
7 17 (40.48%) WebSphere
7 17 (40.48%) Oracle Application Server
7 17 (40.48%) IBM
7 17 (40.48%) Oracle
7 17 (40.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 17 (40.48%) WebLogic
8 16 (38.10%) JBoss
9 14 (33.33%) Groovy
9 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
9 14 (33.33%) OSGi
9 14 (33.33%) Apache Camel
10 13 (30.95%) Apache Pig
10 13 (30.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (30.95%) Apache Hive
10 13 (30.95%) Neo4j
10 13 (30.95%) Hadoop
10 13 (30.95%) Ajax
10 13 (30.95%) jQuery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 17 (40.48%) Oracle Application Server
2 17 (40.48%) WebLogic
2 17 (40.48%) WebSphere
2 17 (40.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (38.10%) JBoss
4 13 (30.95%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
2 18 (42.86%) Big Data
3 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 13 (30.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (30.95%) Apache Hive
4 13 (30.95%) Hadoop
4 13 (30.95%) Neo4j
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Gradle
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Applications Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Applications Support
4 14 (33.33%) Architect
5 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# Web Applications Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) Web Services
2 25 (59.52%) REST
3 23 (54.76%) SOAP
4 20 (47.62%) Java EE
5 14 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 14 (33.33%) OSGi
6 13 (30.95%) Ajax
6 13 (30.95%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) .NET
8 7 (16.67%) XML
9 5 (11.90%) WCF
10 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.52%) J2EE
10 4 (9.52%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.76%) JSON
11 2 (4.76%) Regular Expression
11 2 (4.76%) XSD
11 2 (4.76%) XSLT
12 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) DataPower
2 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Web Application Development
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 11 (26.19%) TDD
5 9 (21.43%) UML
6 7 (16.67%) OO
6 7 (16.67%) RUP
6 7 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
8 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) Software Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.76%) API Design
9 2 (4.76%) CRM
9 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) Groovy
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) XAML
5 2 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Sun Certification
2 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) iptables
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) IBM
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Sun
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft