The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 118 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 95 68 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.00% 1.58% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.91% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 73 41 41
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4108 3553 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.52% 82.74% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2776 2717
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the West Yorkshire region.

SOA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SOA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Leeds +20 73 £50,000 -21.25% 5
Bradford -8 16 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Halifax -1 3 £32,500 -
Huddersfield 0 1 - -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 84 (42.64%) XML
2 69 (35.03%) Oracle
3 55 (27.92%) Java
4 52 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (25.89%) .NET
6 48 (24.37%) UNIX
7 44 (22.34%) SQL
8 39 (19.80%) ITIL
8 39 (19.80%) Web Services
9 36 (18.27%) ETL
10 34 (17.26%) SOAP
10 34 (17.26%) J2EE
10 34 (17.26%) Finance
11 31 (15.74%) SQL Server
11 31 (15.74%) Retail
12 30 (15.23%) Enterprise Architecture
13 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
13 29 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (13.20%) ASP.NET
14 26 (13.20%) EAI
14 26 (13.20%) HTTP
14 26 (13.20%) CRM
14 26 (13.20%) Middleware
15 25 (12.69%) Contact Management
15 25 (12.69%) LAN
15 25 (12.69%) PBX
15 25 (12.69%) WAN
15 25 (12.69%) C#
15 25 (12.69%) Asset Management
15 25 (12.69%) WFM

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 25 (12.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (4.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (3.05%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.54%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.03%) IIS
5 4 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.03%) CMS
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.51%) nginx
7 1 (0.51%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 10 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (4.06%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.20%) HTTP
2 25 (12.69%) LAN
2 25 (12.69%) PBX
2 25 (12.69%) WAN
3 9 (4.57%) Internet
4 4 (2.03%) Firewall
4 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.03%) DNS
5 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (7.11%) Oracle ODI
2 14 (7.11%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (3.05%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.51%) MySQL
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.51%) Redis
9 1 (0.51%) Big Data
9 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.06%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) JUnit
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (17.26%) Finance
2 31 (15.74%) Retail
3 17 (8.63%) Banking
4 13 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.54%) Games
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (34.01%) Architect
2 51 (25.89%) Solutions Architect
3 39 (19.80%) Analyst
4 34 (17.26%) Developer
5 25 (12.69%) Tester
6 23 (11.68%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.09%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.58%) Administrator
8 11 (5.58%) Middleware Administrator
9 9 (4.57%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) DBA
10 7 (3.55%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.55%) Functional Tester
11 6 (3.05%) Non-Functional Tester
11 6 (3.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.05%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (42.64%) XML
2 51 (25.89%) .NET
3 39 (19.80%) Web Services
4 34 (17.26%) J2EE
4 34 (17.26%) SOAP
5 26 (13.20%) ASP.NET
5 26 (13.20%) Middleware
6 23 (11.68%) LAMP
7 21 (10.66%) XSLT
7 21 (10.66%) CSS
8 19 (9.64%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (6.09%) HTML
10 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (3.55%) WCF
12 6 (3.05%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.54%) JSON
14 4 (2.03%) WebCenter
14 4 (2.03%) XHTML
14 4 (2.03%) jQuery
14 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (12.69%) CMDB
3 16 (8.12%) N-Tier
4 12 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.09%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.52%) NHS
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.51%) iSeries
9 1 (0.51%) W3C
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.37%) UNIX
2 18 (9.14%) Linux
3 4 (2.03%) HPUX
4 2 (1.02%) Windows
5 1 (0.51%) AIX
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.80%) ITIL
3 36 (18.27%) ETL
4 30 (15.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
6 26 (13.20%) EAI
6 26 (13.20%) CRM
7 25 (12.69%) Contact Management
7 25 (12.69%) Asset Management
7 25 (12.69%) WFM
8 22 (11.17%) Data Analysis
9 17 (8.63%) BPEL
10 16 (8.12%) OO
11 15 (7.61%) TDD
11 15 (7.61%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.61%) Software Architecture
12 14 (7.11%) MVC
13 13 (6.60%) Service Delivery
14 12 (6.09%) TOGAF
14 12 (6.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (27.92%) Java
2 44 (22.34%) SQL
3 25 (12.69%) C#
4 21 (10.66%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.09%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.51%) C++
8 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.51%) Python
8 1 (0.51%) Perl
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (10.66%) ISEB
1 21 (10.66%) Degree
2 11 (5.58%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (2.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.52%) OCP
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.11%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) HL7
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) Docker
3 1 (0.51%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.55%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (35.03%) Oracle
2 23 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.03%) Business Objects
3 4 (2.03%) Hyperion
3 4 (2.03%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.52%) HP
5 2 (1.02%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Zend
6 1 (0.51%) Intel
6 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago