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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.99% 4.37% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 5.26% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 19
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
484 551 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.36% 82.98% 83.98%
Number of salaries quoted 453 500 331
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 0 7 £70,000 +100.00%
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £35,000 -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 26 (74.29%) Web Services
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) REST
3 17 (48.57%) SOAP
3 17 (48.57%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) Unix
4 13 (37.14%) Web Application Development
4 13 (37.14%) TOGAF
5 12 (34.29%) Java EE
5 12 (34.29%) DataPower
6 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
6 11 (31.43%) Big Data
6 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
6 11 (31.43%) TDD
7 10 (28.57%) JBoss
7 10 (28.57%) IBM
7 10 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (28.57%) WebLogic
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 10 (28.57%) WebSphere
8 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) UML
10 7 (20.00%) OO
10 7 (20.00%) RUP
10 7 (20.00%) XML
10 7 (20.00%) Ajax
10 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
10 7 (20.00%) 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 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (28.57%) JBoss
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 10 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 10 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Big Data
1 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Applications Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Architect
3 10 (28.57%) Applications Support
4 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) Web Services
2 19 (54.29%) REST
3 17 (48.57%) SOAP
4 12 (34.29%) Java EE
5 9 (25.71%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) Ajax
6 7 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 7 (20.00%) jQuery
6 7 (20.00%) OSGi
6 7 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) WCF
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.43%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) Silverlight
9 2 (5.71%) JSON
9 2 (5.71%) Regular Expression
9 2 (5.71%) XSD
9 2 (5.71%) XSLT
10 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) DataPower
2 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) TOGAF
2 13 (37.14%) Web Application Development
3 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 8 (22.86%) UML
5 7 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (20.00%) RUP
5 7 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.71%) API Design
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
8 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) Groovy
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) XAML
5 1 (2.86%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Sun Certification
2 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) IBM
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Sun