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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 107 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 101 137 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.00% 2.82% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.37% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 80 84 60
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
4372 4071 3154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.73% 83.75% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 3266 2509
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +9 91 £45,000 -15.09% 8
Bradford -13 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 77 (38.31%) Oracle
2 71 (35.32%) Java
3 70 (34.83%) .NET
4 67 (33.33%) Finance
5 63 (31.34%) XML
6 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (21.39%) J2EE
8 39 (19.40%) Retail
9 37 (18.41%) Degree
10 35 (17.41%) SQL
10 35 (17.41%) SQL Server
11 34 (16.92%) LAMP
11 34 (16.92%) TDD
12 32 (15.92%) C#
12 32 (15.92%) UNIX
12 32 (15.92%) ASP.NET
13 29 (14.43%) JavaScript
13 29 (14.43%) Software Engineering
13 29 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (13.93%) MVC
15 27 (13.43%) UML
15 27 (13.43%) BDD
16 26 (12.94%) ITIL
17 25 (12.44%) OO
17 25 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (11.94%) Linux
18 24 (11.94%) Software Architecture
19 23 (11.44%) SOAP
19 23 (11.44%) CSS
20 22 (10.95%) Microsoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 18 (8.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (5.97%) NServiceBus
3 8 (3.98%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.49%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.99%) Tuxedo
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.50%) nginx
8 1 (0.50%) Sonic ESB
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.98%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.49%) Force.com
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.45%) HTTP
2 13 (6.47%) LAN
2 13 (6.47%) PBX
2 13 (6.47%) WAN
3 6 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.99%) DNS
3 6 (2.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.95%) Oracle ODI
3 18 (8.96%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (5.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (5.47%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.98%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.48%) Riak
7 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.49%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.99%) Essbase
10 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.99%) SQLPlus
11 3 (1.49%) MySQL
12 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.98%) NUnit
3 4 (1.99%) MSTest
3 4 (1.99%) Moq
4 3 (1.49%) NCover
4 3 (1.49%) FxCop
4 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.49%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.49%) Subversion
4 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (0.50%) JUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 67 (33.33%) Finance
2 39 (19.40%) Retail
3 22 (10.95%) Banking
4 21 (10.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.99%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (29.35%) Architect
2 47 (23.38%) Developer
3 44 (21.89%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (16.92%) Tester
5 29 (14.43%) Analyst
6 15 (7.46%) Web Developer
7 14 (6.97%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.97%) Functional Tester
8 13 (6.47%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.97%) Lead Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Administrator
10 10 (4.98%) Non-Functional Tester
11 9 (4.48%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Middleware Administrator
13 7 (3.48%) Performance Tester
13 7 (3.48%) Junior
13 7 (3.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 7 (3.48%) Technical Leader
14 6 (2.99%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.99%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (34.83%) .NET
2 63 (31.34%) XML
3 43 (21.39%) J2EE
4 34 (16.92%) LAMP
5 32 (15.92%) ASP.NET
6 25 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (11.44%) CSS
7 23 (11.44%) SOAP
8 21 (10.45%) HTML
9 20 (9.95%) Middleware
10 15 (7.46%) Web Services
10 15 (7.46%) AngularJS
11 14 (6.97%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (4.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 6 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (2.99%) WebCenter
14 6 (2.99%) .NET Framework
15 5 (2.49%) Java EE
15 5 (2.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.95%) N-Tier
2 20 (9.95%) Open Source
3 14 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.47%) CMDB
5 10 (4.98%) Data Integration
6 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.49%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.92%) UNIX
2 24 (11.94%) Linux
3 6 (2.99%) HPUX
4 4 (1.99%) Windows
5 2 (1.00%) Android
5 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.92%) TDD
3 29 (14.43%) Software Engineering
4 28 (13.93%) MVC
5 27 (13.43%) UML
5 27 (13.43%) BDD
6 26 (12.94%) ITIL
7 25 (12.44%) OO
8 24 (11.94%) Software Architecture
9 19 (9.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 19 (9.45%) Stress Testing
10 17 (8.46%) DevOps
11 16 (7.96%) ETL
12 15 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (7.46%) Integration Testing
12 15 (7.46%) Manual Testing
12 15 (7.46%) Test Automation
13 14 (6.97%) EAI
13 14 (6.97%) Functional Testing
14 13 (6.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.32%) Java
2 35 (17.41%) SQL
3 32 (15.92%) C#
4 29 (14.43%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.97%) Python
6 12 (5.97%) PHP
7 8 (3.98%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.99%) COBOL
9 5 (2.49%) Perl
10 4 (1.99%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.99%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.99%) sed
10 4 (1.99%) AWK
10 4 (1.99%) Korn
11 3 (1.49%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.50%) C++
13 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (18.41%) Degree
2 21 (10.45%) ISEB
3 7 (3.48%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (1.99%) OCP
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.99%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (38.31%) Oracle
2 22 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.98%) Hyperion
4 7 (3.48%) HP
5 6 (2.99%) BEA
5 6 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.99%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.99%) Micro Focus
6 4 (1.99%) Siebel
7 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) Zend
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