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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 96 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 117 125 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.45% 2.57% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.99% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 93 42
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
4218 4177 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.32% 85.73% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3360 3303 2283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +20 90 £45,000 -14.28% 9
Huddersfield -5 12 £37,000 -12.94% 1
Bradford -26 10 £61,000 +37.07% 2
Halifax -12 2 £43,750 +34.61%
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 124 (56.88%) .NET
2 95 (43.58%) SQL Server
3 87 (39.91%) C#
4 78 (35.78%) ASP.NET
4 78 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (30.28%) Java
6 57 (26.15%) MVC
7 55 (25.23%) Finance
8 54 (24.77%) Oracle
8 54 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (24.31%) HTML
10 49 (22.48%) JavaScript
11 45 (20.64%) Software Architecture
12 43 (19.72%) XML
13 36 (16.51%) Open Source
13 36 (16.51%) AngularJS
14 33 (15.14%) OO
15 31 (14.22%) CSS
15 31 (14.22%) WCF
16 30 (13.76%) TDD
16 30 (13.76%) SQL
16 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
17 27 (12.39%) UML
18 25 (11.47%) Linux
18 25 (11.47%) .NET Framework
18 25 (11.47%) SDLC
19 24 (11.01%) Software Engineering
19 24 (11.01%) Web Services
20 23 (10.55%) Windows
21 22 (10.09%) J2EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (4.59%) SharePoint
1 10 (4.59%) NServiceBus
2 9 (4.13%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.67%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (3.21%) Apache
5 6 (2.75%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.75%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.29%) Node.js
6 5 (2.29%) IIS
7 4 (1.83%) Tuxedo
7 4 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.92%) CMS
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.67%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.38%) SaaS
3 3 (1.38%) PaaS
3 3 (1.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.21%) LDAP
1 7 (3.21%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (2.29%) Internet
3 2 (0.92%) NAS
3 2 (0.92%) HTTP
3 2 (0.92%) SAN
3 2 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) WAN
4 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (43.58%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.09%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.42%) Oracle Database
4 13 (5.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.21%) Riak
8 7 (3.21%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.75%) OLAP
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.83%) Essbase
10 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.83%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.92%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 16 (7.34%) NUnit
2 9 (4.13%) MSTest
3 8 (3.67%) Moq
3 8 (3.67%) NCover
3 8 (3.67%) FxCop
3 8 (3.67%) CruiseControl
3 8 (3.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.38%) Ant
6 3 (1.38%) JUnit
6 3 (1.38%) Subversion
7 1 (0.46%) JIRA
7 1 (0.46%) JMeter
7 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 55 (25.23%) Finance
2 9 (4.13%) Retail
3 5 (2.29%) Local Government
4 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.83%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.92%) Games
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (31.65%) Developer
2 64 (29.36%) Architect
3 50 (22.94%) Solutions Architect
4 35 (16.06%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.34%) Senior Developer
5 16 (7.34%) Analyst
6 15 (6.88%) Software Engineer
7 13 (5.96%) Web Developer
8 12 (5.50%) Tester
9 11 (5.05%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.59%) Consultant
11 8 (3.67%) Software Architect
11 8 (3.67%) Solutions Designer
11 8 (3.67%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.67%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (3.67%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.67%) Designer
12 7 (3.21%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.21%) Technical Specialist
12 7 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (56.88%) .NET
2 78 (35.78%) ASP.NET
3 54 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (24.31%) HTML
5 43 (19.72%) XML
6 36 (16.51%) AngularJS
7 31 (14.22%) CSS
7 31 (14.22%) WCF
8 25 (11.47%) .NET Framework
9 24 (11.01%) Web Services
10 22 (10.09%) J2EE
11 21 (9.63%) LAMP
12 16 (7.34%) WinForms
13 12 (5.50%) Middleware
13 12 (5.50%) SOAP
14 11 (5.05%) NHibernate
14 11 (5.05%) WPF
14 11 (5.05%) jQuery
15 10 (4.59%) Ajax
15 10 (4.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.05%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.59%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.13%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.13%) User Experience
4 8 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.47%) Linux
2 23 (10.55%) Windows
3 6 (2.75%) UNIX
4 5 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.29%) Android
5 2 (0.92%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.15%) MVC
3 45 (20.64%) Software Architecture
4 36 (16.51%) Open Source
5 33 (15.14%) OO
6 30 (13.76%) TDD
7 27 (12.39%) UML
8 25 (11.47%) SDLC
9 24 (11.01%) Software Engineering
10 22 (10.09%) API Design
11 20 (9.17%) OOP
12 16 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (7.34%) Scrum
12 16 (7.34%) DevOps
13 15 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (6.42%) Service Delivery
14 14 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (5.50%) PRINCE2
15 12 (5.50%) BDD
15 12 (5.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (39.91%) C#
2 66 (30.28%) Java
3 49 (22.48%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.76%) SQL
5 19 (8.72%) PHP
6 18 (8.26%) Python
7 14 (6.42%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.21%) VB
8 7 (3.21%) VB6
9 6 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.83%) AWK
11 4 (1.83%) Korn
11 4 (1.83%) Perl
11 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.83%) sed
12 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.38%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.92%) COBOL
14 1 (0.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (7.80%) Degree
2 7 (3.21%) ISEB
3 4 (1.83%) OCP
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) QA
2 5 (2.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 54 (24.77%) Oracle
2 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.67%) Cisco
4 7 (3.21%) Splunk
5 4 (1.83%) Siebel
5 4 (1.83%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.92%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.92%) VMware
7 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.92%) HP
7 2 (0.92%) BEA
7 2 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Nokia
8 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.46%) F5
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Highly competitive plus excellent benefits and free Sky package
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Highly competitive plus excellent benefits and free Sky package!!
Posted: 18 days ago