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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 115 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 93 150 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 2.98% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 3.52% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 98 69
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
4082 4264 3107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.91% 84.79% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3144 3430 2442
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -4 81 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Bradford -25 10 £55,000 +37.50% 1
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 86 (43.88%) .NET
2 78 (39.80%) Oracle
3 72 (36.73%) Java
4 67 (34.18%) Finance
5 63 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (27.55%) XML
7 45 (22.96%) SQL Server
8 43 (21.94%) C#
9 42 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 39 (19.90%) J2EE
10 39 (19.90%) Degree
11 38 (19.39%) MVC
12 37 (18.88%) TDD
13 35 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (17.35%) Retail
15 33 (16.84%) LAMP
16 32 (16.33%) Software Architecture
17 31 (15.82%) JavaScript
18 27 (13.78%) SQL
18 27 (13.78%) HTML
18 27 (13.78%) Open Source
19 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
19 26 (13.27%) UML
20 25 (12.76%) Microsoft
21 24 (12.24%) Linux
21 24 (12.24%) OO
21 24 (12.24%) BDD
22 22 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (10.71%) AngularJS
23 21 (10.71%) N-Tier

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 17 (8.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.61%) NServiceBus
3 9 (4.59%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.04%) Tuxedo
6 4 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.53%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.02%) CMS
9 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.06%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.14%) HTTP
2 6 (3.06%) Firewall
2 6 (3.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.06%) DNS
3 5 (2.55%) LAN
3 5 (2.55%) PBX
3 5 (2.55%) WAN
4 2 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.18%) Oracle ODI
3 15 (7.65%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (5.10%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.10%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.59%) Riak
6 9 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.04%) Essbase
9 4 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.04%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.02%) EDRMS
10 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.02%) MySQL
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.63%) NUnit
2 10 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.06%) NCover
3 6 (3.06%) FxCop
3 6 (3.06%) MSTest
3 6 (3.06%) Moq
3 6 (3.06%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.53%) Subversion
4 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.53%) Ant
5 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 67 (34.18%) Finance
2 34 (17.35%) Retail
3 20 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 20 (10.20%) Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Games
4 2 (1.02%) Legal
4 2 (1.02%) Local Government
5 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (27.55%) Architect
2 50 (25.51%) Developer
3 45 (22.96%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (17.35%) Tester
5 20 (10.20%) Analyst
6 15 (7.65%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.14%) Functional Tester
7 14 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 13 (6.63%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.12%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.10%) Non-Functional Tester
12 9 (4.59%) Technical Leader
13 7 (3.57%) Java Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Performance Tester
13 7 (3.57%) Administrator
14 6 (3.06%) Junior
14 6 (3.06%) Software Architect
14 6 (3.06%) Lead Web Developer
14 6 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (43.88%) .NET
2 54 (27.55%) XML
3 42 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 39 (19.90%) J2EE
5 35 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (16.84%) LAMP
7 27 (13.78%) HTML
8 21 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 20 (10.20%) CSS
10 18 (9.18%) Middleware
10 18 (9.18%) SOAP
11 16 (8.16%) Web Services
12 10 (5.10%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (5.10%) .NET Framework
12 10 (5.10%) Java EE
12 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 9 (4.59%) WCF
14 8 (4.08%) NHibernate
14 8 (4.08%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) Open Source
2 22 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.71%) N-Tier
4 17 (8.67%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.59%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.06%) User Experience
7 5 (2.55%) CMDB
7 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.24%) Linux
2 20 (10.20%) UNIX
3 6 (3.06%) HPUX
4 4 (2.04%) Windows
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.39%) MVC
3 37 (18.88%) TDD
4 32 (16.33%) Software Architecture
5 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
5 26 (13.27%) UML
6 24 (12.24%) OO
6 24 (12.24%) BDD
7 19 (9.69%) Stress Testing
8 17 (8.67%) DevOps
9 16 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (7.65%) ITIL
10 15 (7.65%) Integration Testing
10 15 (7.65%) Test Automation
11 14 (7.14%) Manual Testing
11 14 (7.14%) Functional Testing
12 12 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (6.12%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.73%) Java
2 43 (21.94%) C#
3 31 (15.82%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.78%) SQL
5 16 (8.16%) PHP
6 13 (6.63%) Python
7 6 (3.06%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.06%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.06%) COBOL
8 4 (2.04%) AWK
8 4 (2.04%) Perl
8 4 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.04%) Korn
8 4 (2.04%) sed
9 3 (1.53%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (19.90%) Degree
2 16 (8.16%) ISEB
3 4 (2.04%) OCP
3 4 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.02%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 78 (39.80%) Oracle
2 25 (12.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.10%) Hyperion
4 6 (3.06%) Micro Focus
4 6 (3.06%) BEA
4 6 (3.06%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.06%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.06%) HP
5 4 (2.04%) Siebel
6 3 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rark Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 21 days ago
London, or Leeds
EE
Salary: Competitive + Great Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago