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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 107 80 113
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +33
Permanent jobs citing SOA 107 104 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.14% 2.86% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 3.42% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 79 46 68
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £50,000
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
4118 3044 2978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.51% 83.60% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 2360 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 -29 63 £53,000 +36.77% 4
Bradford -19 15 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Halifax +3 14 £32,500 - 1
Huddersfield +6 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Wetherby - 4 £44,454 -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 125 (48.64%) Oracle
2 94 (36.58%) Java
3 78 (30.35%) XML
4 66 (25.68%) UNIX
4 66 (25.68%) Middleware
5 60 (23.35%) SQL Server
6 57 (22.18%) Oracle Database
7 56 (21.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 56 (21.79%) SQL
8 49 (19.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 46 (17.90%) Finance
10 45 (17.51%) Web Services
11 43 (16.73%) Microsoft
12 39 (15.18%) .NET
13 38 (14.79%) ETL
13 38 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (13.62%) J2EE
14 35 (13.62%) Project Management
15 34 (13.23%) JavaScript
15 34 (13.23%) Linux
16 33 (12.84%) Oracle BI EE
17 32 (12.45%) Software Engineering
18 31 (12.06%) Enterprise Architecture
19 30 (11.67%) Oracle BPM
20 29 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
21 28 (10.89%) Oracle Fusion
21 28 (10.89%) C#
22 27 (10.51%) SOAP
22 27 (10.51%) HPUX
22 27 (10.51%) Shell Script

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 56 (21.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (6.23%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (2.72%) CMS
5 6 (2.33%) Tuxedo
5 6 (2.33%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.56%) IIS
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.78%) Apache
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (11.67%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (9.73%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.11%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.78%) TCP/IP
1 20 (7.78%) DNS
1 20 (7.78%) Firewall
2 16 (6.23%) LAN
2 16 (6.23%) PBX
2 16 (6.23%) WAN
3 13 (5.06%) HTTP
4 8 (3.11%) Internet
5 5 (1.95%) SAN
6 2 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.35%) SQL Server
2 57 (22.18%) Oracle Database
3 49 (19.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 33 (12.84%) Oracle BI EE
5 26 (10.12%) Oracle ODI
6 18 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.72%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.11%) SoapUI
3 7 (2.72%) JUnit
4 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.78%) Selenium
5 2 (0.78%) JIRA
5 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.39%) Maven
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
6 1 (0.39%) JDeveloper
General
1 46 (17.90%) Finance
2 10 (3.89%) Marketing
3 8 (3.11%) Retail
4 2 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 89 (34.63%) Architect
2 83 (32.30%) Developer
3 42 (16.34%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (10.51%) Analyst
5 24 (9.34%) Java Developer
6 20 (7.78%) DBA
7 19 (7.39%) Lead Developer
8 16 (6.23%) Business Analyst
8 16 (6.23%) SQL Developer
9 15 (5.84%) Web Developer
10 14 (5.45%) Administrator
10 14 (5.45%) Project Leader
10 14 (5.45%) Technical Leader
10 14 (5.45%) Technical Project Leader
11 13 (5.06%) Team Leader
11 13 (5.06%) Oracle Team Leader
12 12 (4.67%) Oracle DBA
13 11 (4.28%) Middleware Administrator
13 11 (4.28%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (4.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (30.35%) XML
2 66 (25.68%) Middleware
3 45 (17.51%) Web Services
4 39 (15.18%) .NET
5 35 (13.62%) J2EE
6 28 (10.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 27 (10.51%) SOAP
8 25 (9.73%) ASP.NET
9 22 (8.56%) WebCenter
10 20 (7.78%) XSLT
10 20 (7.78%) HTML
11 17 (6.61%) WCF
11 17 (6.61%) CSS
12 16 (6.23%) LAMP
13 12 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (4.28%) REST
15 8 (3.11%) Spring
16 7 (2.72%) AngularJS
16 7 (2.72%) Java SE
16 7 (2.72%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.23%) CMDB
1 16 (6.23%) Data Integration
2 7 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.33%) iSeries
4 5 (1.95%) HP StorageWorks
4 5 (1.95%) Replication
5 3 (1.17%) Open Source
5 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.17%) NHS
5 3 (1.17%) W3C
6 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (25.68%) UNIX
2 34 (13.23%) Linux
3 27 (10.51%) HPUX
4 15 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.11%) Windows
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.79%) ETL
1 38 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (13.62%) Project Management
3 32 (12.45%) Software Engineering
4 31 (12.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 29 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (10.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 24 (9.34%) CRM
8 23 (8.95%) ITIL
8 23 (8.95%) Service Delivery
9 22 (8.56%) ERP
9 22 (8.56%) MVC
10 18 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (6.61%) Validation
11 17 (6.61%) EAI
12 16 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.23%) Contact Management
12 16 (6.23%) TOGAF
12 16 (6.23%) WFM
13 15 (5.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (36.58%) Java
2 56 (21.79%) SQL
3 34 (13.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (10.89%) C#
5 27 (10.51%) Shell Script
6 16 (6.23%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.67%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.95%) C
8 5 (1.95%) C++
8 5 (1.95%) COBOL
9 4 (1.56%) XQuery
9 4 (1.56%) XPath
10 3 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.78%) Python
11 2 (0.78%) Jython
11 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.39%) Scala
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (3.89%) ISEB
2 9 (3.50%) Degree
2 9 (3.50%) OCP
2 9 (3.50%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (1.95%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.95%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.78%) MCP
5 2 (0.78%) MBCS
5 2 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.23%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) HL7
3 2 (0.78%) TickIT
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (8.56%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (6.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.95%) RHEV
3 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.95%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (7.78%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.72%) HP SIM
2 7 (2.72%) HP NNM
2 7 (2.72%) OpenView
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 125 (48.64%) Oracle
2 43 (16.73%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.51%) Red Hat
4 22 (8.56%) Hyperion
5 16 (6.23%) Business Objects
5 16 (6.23%) MicroStrategy
6 11 (4.28%) HP
7 6 (2.33%) Intel
7 6 (2.33%) Cisco
8 5 (1.95%) Brocade
8 5 (1.95%) VMware
8 5 (1.95%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.17%) Siebel
10 2 (0.78%) Veritas
10 2 (0.78%) Perforce
11 1 (0.39%) JBoss
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + 10% staff discount x2
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago