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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 118 128 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 103 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.04% 1.62% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.93% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77 39 61
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.52%
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
4345 3522 3110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.87% 83.80% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3403 2800 2597
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +9 69 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Bradford -6 23 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Halifax +1 8 £32,500 - 1
Huddersfield +3 1 - -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 93 (45.37%) XML
2 75 (36.59%) Oracle
3 59 (28.78%) Java
4 56 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (26.83%) .NET
6 50 (24.39%) UNIX
7 46 (22.44%) SQL
8 45 (21.95%) Web Services
9 39 (19.02%) ITIL
10 37 (18.05%) SQL Server
10 37 (18.05%) ETL
11 35 (17.07%) J2EE
12 34 (16.59%) Software Engineering
13 33 (16.10%) SOAP
14 32 (15.61%) Finance
15 31 (15.12%) C#
16 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET
16 30 (14.63%) Middleware
16 30 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
17 29 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (13.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 26 (12.68%) Microsoft
19 26 (12.68%) CRM
20 25 (12.20%) EAI
20 25 (12.20%) HTTP
20 25 (12.20%) JavaScript
20 25 (12.20%) LAMP
21 24 (11.71%) Data Analysis
21 24 (11.71%) Asset Management
21 24 (11.71%) WFM

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 27 (13.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (3.41%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.44%) NServiceBus
4 5 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.95%) CMS
5 4 (1.95%) IIS
6 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
8 1 (0.49%) Sonic ESB
8 1 (0.49%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 12 (5.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.20%) HTTP
2 24 (11.71%) LAN
2 24 (11.71%) PBX
2 24 (11.71%) WAN
3 11 (5.37%) Internet
4 5 (2.44%) Firewall
4 5 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.44%) DNS
5 2 (0.98%) FTP
6 1 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.80%) Oracle ODI
3 15 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (5.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (5.37%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.39%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.41%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.49%) MySQL
12 1 (0.49%) Redis
12 1 (0.49%) Big Data
12 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (3.90%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.98%) Selenium
2 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.49%) JUnit
General
1 32 (15.61%) Finance
2 21 (10.24%) Retail
3 10 (4.88%) Banking
4 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.44%) Marketing
6 4 (1.95%) Games
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 79 (38.54%) Architect
2 54 (26.34%) Solutions Architect
3 42 (20.49%) Analyst
4 40 (19.51%) Developer
5 25 (12.20%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.83%) Tester
6 14 (6.83%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Administrator
8 11 (5.37%) Middleware Administrator
9 10 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 9 (4.39%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.39%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (3.41%) DBA
11 7 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.93%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (2.93%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.93%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.93%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (45.37%) XML
2 55 (26.83%) .NET
3 45 (21.95%) Web Services
4 35 (17.07%) J2EE
5 33 (16.10%) SOAP
6 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET
6 30 (14.63%) Middleware
7 25 (12.20%) LAMP
8 23 (11.22%) XSLT
8 23 (11.22%) CSS
9 21 (10.24%) Oracle Fusion
10 14 (6.83%) HTML
11 11 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (4.88%) WCF
13 6 (2.93%) AngularJS
14 5 (2.44%) jQuery
14 5 (2.44%) WebCenter
14 5 (2.44%) JSON
15 4 (1.95%) XHTML
15 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.71%) CMDB
3 13 (6.34%) Data Integration
4 12 (5.85%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.88%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.46%) NHS
8 2 (0.98%) W3C
8 2 (0.98%) Replication
8 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.98%) iSeries
9 1 (0.49%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.39%) UNIX
2 21 (10.24%) Linux
3 6 (2.93%) HPUX
4 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.46%) Windows
5 1 (0.49%) AIX
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.02%) ITIL
3 37 (18.05%) ETL
4 34 (16.59%) Software Engineering
5 30 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 26 (12.68%) CRM
7 25 (12.20%) EAI
8 24 (11.71%) Contact Management
8 24 (11.71%) Data Analysis
8 24 (11.71%) Asset Management
8 24 (11.71%) WFM
9 18 (8.78%) OO
10 17 (8.29%) BPEL
11 16 (7.80%) MVC
12 15 (7.32%) TOGAF
13 14 (6.83%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.34%) Use Case
15 12 (5.85%) Incident Management
15 12 (5.85%) TDD
15 12 (5.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (28.78%) Java
2 46 (22.44%) SQL
3 31 (15.12%) C#
4 25 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.34%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.93%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.98%) C++
8 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) COBOL
9 1 (0.49%) Perl
9 1 (0.49%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (8.29%) ISEB
2 13 (6.34%) Degree
3 11 (5.37%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.46%) OCP
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) HL7
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) RHEV
3 1 (0.49%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) OpenView
3 1 (0.49%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 75 (36.59%) Oracle
2 26 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.44%) HP
4 5 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.44%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (0.98%) Intel
5 2 (0.98%) Google
5 2 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.49%) Brocade
6 1 (0.49%) Zend
6 1 (0.49%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.49%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, 27 days
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£65k
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