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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 45 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 8.12% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 10.14% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 31
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average 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
309 444 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 73.75% 80.14% 72.91%
Number of salaries quoted 270 407 463
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -19 10 £49,250 -10.45% 4
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) C#
3 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET
4 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
5 26 (60.47%) Web Services
5 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
6 20 (46.51%) N-Tier
7 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
8 15 (34.88%) MVC
8 15 (34.88%) jQuery
9 14 (32.56%) TDD
9 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.23%) CSS
11 11 (25.58%) MS Project
11 11 (25.58%) XML
12 10 (23.26%) SQL
12 10 (23.26%) UML
12 10 (23.26%) REST
13 9 (20.93%) Java
13 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
13 9 (20.93%) MCP
13 9 (20.93%) MCSD
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.93%) Degree
13 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (18.60%) HTML
14 8 (18.60%) Finance

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (13.95%) Node.js
1 6 (13.95%) OpenStack
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Project
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) NCover
2 3 (6.98%) FxCop
2 3 (6.98%) NUnit
2 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) C# Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
5 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
6 9 (20.93%) Architect
7 7 (16.28%) Technical Architect
7 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
11 3 (6.98%) Lead Technical Architect
11 3 (6.98%) Lead Architect
11 3 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (6.98%) DBA
12 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
12 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Architect
12 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET
3 26 (60.47%) Web Services
4 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
5 15 (34.88%) jQuery
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (30.23%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) XML
9 10 (23.26%) REST
10 8 (18.60%) HTML
11 6 (13.95%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (13.95%) WinForms
11 6 (13.95%) WCF
12 5 (11.63%) Ajax
12 5 (11.63%) WSH
12 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (9.30%) SOAP
13 4 (9.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) N-Tier
2 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.98%) DataPower
7 2 (4.65%) PMI
8 1 (2.33%) Replication
8 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) MVC
3 14 (32.56%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) UML
5 6 (13.95%) CRM
5 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) MVVM
5 6 (13.95%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) User Stories
6 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (6.98%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) Groovy
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Scala
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) MCP
1 9 (20.93%) MCSD
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) MCTS
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago