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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 139 108 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.57% 2.35% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 2.63% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 122 85 114
Median salary £56,500 £46,875 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3540 4111 4346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.93% 89.56% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3262 3476
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +30 103 £53,750 +14.66% 14
Bradford +43 40 £80,000 +39.13% 2
Halifax - 1 £50,000 - 1
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 141 (56.18%) .NET
2 121 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (41.04%) C#
4 74 (29.48%) SQL Server
5 71 (28.29%) Java
6 69 (27.49%) Web Services
6 69 (27.49%) XML
7 68 (27.09%) Finance
8 66 (26.29%) Microsoft
9 60 (23.90%) Oracle
10 56 (22.31%) SQL
10 56 (22.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 46 (18.33%) REST
12 45 (17.93%) WCF
13 44 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (17.53%) ASP.NET
14 40 (15.94%) MVC
15 37 (14.74%) .NET Framework
15 37 (14.74%) BDD
16 36 (14.34%) Enterprise Architecture
16 36 (14.34%) TOGAF
17 35 (13.94%) Scrum
18 34 (13.55%) TDD
18 34 (13.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 32 (12.75%) SDLC
20 31 (12.35%) Performance Testing
20 31 (12.35%) SOAP
21 30 (11.95%) WSDL
21 30 (11.95%) Big Data
21 30 (11.95%) ASP.NET Web API

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (13.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (7.17%) IIS
3 11 (4.38%) Confluence
4 10 (3.98%) JBoss
4 10 (3.98%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.59%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.79%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.40%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.40%) Mule
8 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (22.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (9.56%) PaaS
4 16 (6.37%) SaaS
5 10 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.98%) Extranet
1 15 (5.98%) Intranet
2 4 (1.59%) Firewall
3 2 (0.80%) Skype
4 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (29.48%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.95%) Big Data
3 21 (8.37%) Oracle Database
3 21 (8.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (5.58%) OLAP
5 14 (5.58%) OLTP
5 14 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.98%) Redis
8 6 (2.39%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.20%) DB2
11 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (6.77%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (5.98%) JIRA
4 15 (5.98%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.58%) Selenium
6 13 (5.18%) NUnit
6 13 (5.18%) SoapUI
7 11 (4.38%) LoadRunner
8 10 (3.98%) Hudson
8 10 (3.98%) XMLUnit
9 9 (3.59%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.79%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.79%) Introscope
11 5 (1.99%) JMeter
12 4 (1.59%) Gatling
12 4 (1.59%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.20%) JUnit
14 1 (0.40%) Ant
14 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 68 (27.09%) Finance
2 16 (6.37%) Retail
3 11 (4.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.38%) Marketing
4 10 (3.98%) Local Government
5 3 (1.20%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 105 (41.83%) Architect
2 67 (26.69%) Developer
3 46 (18.33%) .NET Developer
4 38 (15.14%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (10.76%) C# Developer
6 26 (10.36%) Senior Architect
7 25 (9.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (8.76%) .NET Architect
9 21 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 21 (8.37%) Java Architect
10 20 (7.97%) Software Architect
11 19 (7.57%) Big Data Architect
11 19 (7.57%) Cloud Architect
11 19 (7.57%) Java Software Architect
12 18 (7.17%) Consultant
13 17 (6.77%) Infrastructure Architect
14 16 (6.37%) Analyst
14 16 (6.37%) Designer
14 16 (6.37%) Solutions Designer
14 16 (6.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (56.18%) .NET
2 69 (27.49%) Web Services
2 69 (27.49%) XML
3 46 (18.33%) REST
4 45 (17.93%) WCF
5 44 (17.53%) ASP.NET
6 37 (14.74%) .NET Framework
7 31 (12.35%) SOAP
8 30 (11.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (11.95%) WSDL
9 26 (10.36%) JSON
9 26 (10.36%) RESTful
10 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (7.57%) Entity Framework
12 18 (7.17%) NHibernate
13 17 (6.77%) HTML
14 16 (6.37%) CSS
15 15 (5.98%) AngularJS
16 14 (5.58%) Middleware
17 11 (4.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.58%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.19%) User Experience
6 7 (2.79%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.59%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) CESG
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.16%) Windows
2 19 (7.57%) Linux
3 17 (6.77%) Android
4 12 (4.78%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.79%) Unix
6 3 (1.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (15.94%) MVC
4 37 (14.74%) BDD
5 36 (14.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 36 (14.34%) TOGAF
6 35 (13.94%) Scrum
7 34 (13.55%) TDD
8 32 (12.75%) SDLC
9 31 (12.35%) Performance Testing
10 29 (11.55%) DevOps
10 29 (11.55%) Unit Testing
11 28 (11.16%) OO
12 21 (8.37%) OOD
12 21 (8.37%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (8.37%) System Integration Testing
13 20 (7.97%) OOP
13 20 (7.97%) Waterfall
14 17 (6.77%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (41.04%) C#
2 71 (28.29%) Java
3 56 (22.31%) SQL
4 26 (10.36%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.57%) PowerShell
5 19 (7.57%) T-SQL
6 16 (6.37%) VB
7 10 (3.98%) VBA
8 4 (1.59%) Python
8 4 (1.59%) Ruby
8 4 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.20%) PHP
9 3 (1.20%) VB6
10 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (11.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 22 (8.76%) ISEB
3 19 (7.57%) Degree
4 18 (7.17%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.20%) MCP
5 3 (1.20%) MCSD
5 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) CA Wily
1 7 (2.79%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 66 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 60 (23.90%) Oracle
3 24 (9.56%) Google
4 17 (6.77%) VMware
5 10 (3.98%) Rackspace
6 8 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.79%) Citrix
7 7 (2.79%) Dynatrace
7 7 (2.79%) HP
8 5 (1.99%) IBM
9 3 (1.20%) BEA
9 3 (1.20%) ILOG
10 2 (0.80%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.40%) Adobe
11 1 (0.40%) Apple
11 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health,Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Up to £46,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Circa £38,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Up to £38,000 DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago