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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 115 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 100 97 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.01% 2.60% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.03% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 46 82
Average salary £48,500 £42,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,250 £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
4150 3199 3137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.27% 85.88% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3195 2544 2615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -41 51 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Bradford -21 20 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Halifax +12 18 £32,500 - 1
Huddersfield +8 6 £42,500 +8.97%
Wetherby - 1 £47,500 -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 119 (47.41%) Oracle
2 92 (36.65%) XML
3 88 (35.06%) Java
4 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (28.69%) UNIX
6 65 (25.90%) Middleware
7 58 (23.11%) SQL Server
8 57 (22.71%) SQL
9 51 (20.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 49 (19.52%) Oracle Database
11 48 (19.12%) Web Services
12 44 (17.53%) .NET
12 44 (17.53%) Finance
13 42 (16.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 41 (16.33%) Microsoft
15 40 (15.94%) ETL
16 37 (14.74%) Linux
17 35 (13.94%) J2EE
18 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
19 33 (13.15%) Enterprise Architecture
19 33 (13.15%) Oracle Fusion
20 32 (12.75%) Oracle BI EE
20 32 (12.75%) Coaching
21 31 (12.35%) JavaScript
22 30 (11.95%) C#
22 30 (11.95%) SOAP
23 29 (11.55%) ASP.NET
23 29 (11.55%) ITIL
23 29 (11.55%) Oracle ODI
23 29 (11.55%) Performance Tuning

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 51 (20.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (5.18%) WebLogic
3 12 (4.78%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (2.79%) CMS
5 6 (2.39%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.99%) Tuxedo
6 5 (1.99%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.59%) IIS
8 2 (0.80%) Apache
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (10.36%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (9.56%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.19%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.97%) LAN
1 20 (7.97%) PBX
1 20 (7.97%) WAN
2 19 (7.57%) TCP/IP
2 19 (7.57%) DNS
2 19 (7.57%) Firewall
3 17 (6.77%) HTTP
4 11 (4.38%) Internet
5 5 (1.99%) SAN
6 2 (0.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.52%) Oracle Database
3 42 (16.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (12.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 29 (11.55%) Oracle ODI
6 15 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (5.58%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (3.59%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (5.18%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.19%) SoapUI
3 6 (2.39%) JUnit
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) Selenium
4 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) JDeveloper
General
1 44 (17.53%) Finance
2 10 (3.98%) Retail
2 10 (3.98%) Marketing
3 3 (1.20%) Banking
4 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (35.06%) Architect
2 73 (29.08%) Developer
3 47 (18.73%) Solutions Architect
4 37 (14.74%) Analyst
5 21 (8.37%) Business Analyst
6 20 (7.97%) Java Developer
7 18 (7.17%) Lead Developer
7 18 (7.17%) DBA
8 15 (5.98%) Web Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Administrator
9 14 (5.58%) SQL Developer
10 12 (4.78%) Team Leader
10 12 (4.78%) Oracle Team Leader
10 12 (4.78%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (4.38%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (4.38%) Middleware Administrator
12 9 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (3.59%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.59%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.59%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (36.65%) XML
2 65 (25.90%) Middleware
3 48 (19.12%) Web Services
4 44 (17.53%) .NET
5 35 (13.94%) J2EE
6 33 (13.15%) Oracle Fusion
7 30 (11.95%) SOAP
8 29 (11.55%) ASP.NET
9 23 (9.16%) XSLT
10 21 (8.37%) CSS
10 21 (8.37%) WebCenter
11 20 (7.97%) LAMP
12 17 (6.77%) HTML
13 15 (5.98%) WCF
14 12 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (4.38%) REST
16 8 (3.19%) Spring
17 7 (2.79%) Java SE
17 7 (2.79%) J2SE
17 7 (2.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.97%) CMDB
2 19 (7.57%) Data Integration
2 19 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.39%) iSeries
4 5 (1.99%) N-Tier
4 5 (1.99%) Replication
4 5 (1.99%) HP StorageWorks
5 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.20%) NHS
6 3 (1.20%) W3C
7 2 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 72 (28.69%) UNIX
2 37 (14.74%) Linux
3 26 (10.36%) HPUX
4 13 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.19%) Windows
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (15.94%) ETL
3 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
4 33 (13.15%) Enterprise Architecture
5 32 (12.75%) Coaching
6 29 (11.55%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (11.55%) ITIL
7 28 (11.16%) CRM
7 28 (11.16%) Mentoring
8 27 (10.76%) Project Management
9 26 (10.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 23 (9.16%) Service Delivery
11 22 (8.76%) MVC
12 21 (8.37%) EAI
13 20 (7.97%) ERP
13 20 (7.97%) Contact Management
13 20 (7.97%) Data Analysis
13 20 (7.97%) WFM
14 18 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (6.37%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 88 (35.06%) Java
2 57 (22.71%) SQL
3 31 (12.35%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.95%) C#
5 26 (10.36%) Shell Script
6 14 (5.58%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.78%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.99%) C
9 5 (1.99%) C++
9 5 (1.99%) COBOL
10 4 (1.59%) XQuery
10 4 (1.59%) XPath
11 2 (0.80%) Jython
11 2 (0.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (0.80%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) PHP
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (3.59%) ISEB
2 8 (3.19%) OCP
2 8 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (3.19%) Degree
3 6 (2.39%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.99%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.80%) MCP
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (7.97%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (6.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.99%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.99%) RHEV
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (7.17%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.79%) OpenView
2 7 (2.79%) HP NNM
2 7 (2.79%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 119 (47.41%) Oracle
2 41 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (10.36%) Red Hat
4 21 (8.37%) Hyperion
5 14 (5.58%) MicroStrategy
5 14 (5.58%) Business Objects
6 11 (4.38%) HP
7 6 (2.39%) Intel
7 6 (2.39%) Cisco
8 5 (1.99%) VMware
8 5 (1.99%) Brocade
8 5 (1.99%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.20%) Siebel
10 2 (0.80%) Perforce
10 2 (0.80%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum C£65K + 35% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago