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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 108 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 91 157 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.07% 3.17% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.69% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 116 56
Average salary £46,875 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
3822 4253 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.75% 85.75% 82.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3008 3455 2368
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 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 29 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 -13 75 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Bradford -26 12 £55,000 +37.50%
Huddersfield -12 2 £46,500 +9.41% 2
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 100 (52.91%) .NET
2 76 (40.21%) Oracle
3 71 (37.57%) Java
4 68 (35.98%) Finance
5 61 (32.28%) SQL Server
5 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (30.16%) C#
7 53 (28.04%) XML
8 52 (27.51%) ASP.NET
9 44 (23.28%) MVC
10 40 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 35 (18.52%) Software Architecture
12 35 (18.52%) TDD
13 33 (17.46%) J2EE
14 30 (15.87%) HTML
15 29 (15.34%) SQL
15 29 (15.34%) LAMP
15 29 (15.34%) Degree
16 27 (14.29%) Open Source
17 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
18 25 (13.23%) UML
19 24 (12.70%) Retail
20 23 (12.17%) Software Engineering
20 23 (12.17%) CSS
20 23 (12.17%) AngularJS
20 23 (12.17%) SDLC
21 22 (11.64%) OO
22 21 (11.11%) Linux
23 20 (10.58%) Business Intelligence

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (8.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (5.29%) NServiceBus
2 10 (5.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.23%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.12%) Tuxedo
7 3 (1.59%) Apache
7 3 (1.59%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.06%) CMS
9 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.23%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.29%) HTTP
2 5 (2.65%) Firewall
2 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.65%) DNS
3 3 (1.59%) LDAP
3 3 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (6.88%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (6.35%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (5.29%) MongoDB
7 10 (5.29%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.76%) Riak
9 6 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.12%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.12%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.12%) Essbase
11 4 (2.12%) SQLPlus
12 3 (1.59%) OLAP
12 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (8.99%) NUnit
2 10 (5.29%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.23%) CruiseControl
3 8 (4.23%) Moq
3 8 (4.23%) NCover
3 8 (4.23%) FxCop
3 8 (4.23%) MSTest
3 8 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.59%) Ant
4 3 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.59%) Subversion
5 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.53%) JUnit
6 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 68 (35.98%) Finance
2 24 (12.70%) Retail
3 14 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (1.06%) Local Government
4 2 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (28.57%) Architect
2 53 (28.04%) Developer
3 44 (23.28%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (14.29%) Tester
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.05%) .NET Developer
7 18 (9.52%) Analyst
8 12 (6.35%) Lead Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.82%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Technical Leader
10 10 (5.29%) Functional Tester
11 8 (4.23%) Software Architect
12 7 (3.70%) Performance Tester
12 7 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
12 7 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.17%) Non-Functional Tester
13 6 (3.17%) Principal Developer
13 6 (3.17%) Lead Web Developer
13 6 (3.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (52.91%) .NET
2 53 (28.04%) XML
3 52 (27.51%) ASP.NET
4 40 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (17.46%) J2EE
6 30 (15.87%) HTML
7 29 (15.34%) LAMP
8 23 (12.17%) CSS
8 23 (12.17%) AngularJS
9 17 (8.99%) Web Services
9 17 (8.99%) .NET Framework
10 16 (8.47%) WCF
11 14 (7.41%) SOAP
12 12 (6.35%) Middleware
13 11 (5.82%) Entity Framework
14 10 (5.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 10 (5.29%) NHibernate
14 10 (5.29%) Java EE
15 9 (4.76%) jQuery
15 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.47%) N-Tier
3 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.23%) User Experience
5 5 (2.65%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.11%) Linux
2 9 (4.76%) UNIX
3 7 (3.70%) Windows
4 5 (2.65%) HPUX
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.28%) MVC
3 35 (18.52%) Software Architecture
3 35 (18.52%) TDD
4 27 (14.29%) Open Source
5 25 (13.23%) UML
6 23 (12.17%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.17%) SDLC
7 22 (11.64%) OO
8 20 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (10.05%) BDD
10 18 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (8.47%) DevOps
12 13 (6.88%) Stress Testing
13 12 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.35%) System Integration Testing
13 12 (6.35%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.35%) Service Delivery
13 12 (6.35%) Scrum
14 11 (5.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 71 (37.57%) Java
2 57 (30.16%) C#
3 36 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.34%) SQL
5 16 (8.47%) PHP
5 16 (8.47%) Python
6 8 (4.23%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.17%) COBOL
8 5 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.12%) sed
9 4 (2.12%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.12%) Korn
9 4 (2.12%) Perl
9 4 (2.12%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.12%) AWK
10 3 (1.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (15.34%) Degree
2 13 (6.88%) ISEB
3 4 (2.12%) OCP
3 4 (2.12%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 76 (40.21%) Oracle
2 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 6 (3.17%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.17%) HP
4 6 (3.17%) BEA
4 6 (3.17%) Micro Focus
5 5 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.12%) Siebel
7 3 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.59%) Cisco
7 3 (1.59%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & 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: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £56000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Circa £36,000 DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: £37,000 - £42,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + quarterly performance related bonus + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 18 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 22 days ago