The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 133 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 142 105 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.92% 1.96% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.30% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 109 49 117
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6088 4561 4750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.26% 85.35% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 3583 3890
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 £27,000 £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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Yorkshire region.

SOA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SOA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire -32 103 £48,500 +16.16% 8
South Yorkshire +3 26 £34,500 - 3
North Yorkshire -19 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 130 (42.76%) Oracle
2 110 (36.18%) XML
3 100 (32.89%) Java
4 90 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (25.00%) UNIX
6 73 (24.01%) SQL
6 73 (24.01%) Web Services
7 70 (23.03%) SQL Server
8 67 (22.04%) Middleware
9 57 (18.75%) .NET
10 50 (16.45%) Oracle Database
11 47 (15.46%) Microsoft
12 46 (15.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 44 (14.47%) Finance
13 44 (14.47%) Software Engineering
14 43 (14.14%) Enterprise Architecture
14 43 (14.14%) C#
15 42 (13.82%) JavaScript
15 42 (13.82%) ASP.NET
15 42 (13.82%) ETL
15 42 (13.82%) Oracle Database 11g
16 39 (12.83%) SOAP
17 37 (12.17%) J2EE
18 33 (10.86%) Linux
19 32 (10.53%) HTML
19 32 (10.53%) CSS
20 31 (10.20%) CRM
20 31 (10.20%) Coaching
21 30 (9.87%) Oracle Fusion
22 29 (9.54%) Mentoring

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 46 (15.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (6.58%) WebLogic
3 15 (4.93%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.62%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.30%) CMS
6 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.97%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.64%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.32%) IIS
9 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.33%) Apache
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 18 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (8.88%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (8.22%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.33%) Route 53
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.91%) Firewall
2 20 (6.58%) LAN
2 20 (6.58%) PBX
2 20 (6.58%) WAN
3 16 (5.26%) HTTP
3 16 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.26%) DNS
4 11 (3.62%) Internet
5 5 (1.64%) SAN
6 3 (0.99%) Network Security
7 2 (0.66%) ATM
7 2 (0.66%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 50 (16.45%) Oracle Database
3 42 (13.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (9.21%) Oracle BI EE
5 25 (8.22%) Oracle ODI
6 18 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.96%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.66%) MySQL
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.33%) Big Data
14 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (4.93%) Eclipse
2 12 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (2.96%) Ant
4 8 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.97%) JUnit
6 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.99%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.66%) Maven
7 2 (0.66%) Selenium
7 2 (0.66%) JIRA
8 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.33%) Subversion
8 1 (0.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 44 (14.47%) Finance
2 23 (7.57%) Banking
3 17 (5.59%) Retail
4 12 (3.95%) Marketing
5 7 (2.30%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.32%) Back Office
6 4 (1.32%) Legal
7 3 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (33.55%) Architect
2 100 (32.89%) Developer
3 58 (19.08%) Solutions Architect
4 38 (12.50%) Analyst
5 35 (11.51%) Java Developer
6 25 (8.22%) Lead Developer
7 22 (7.24%) Business Analyst
8 20 (6.58%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 18 (5.92%) DBA
11 16 (5.26%) Administrator
12 14 (4.61%) Lead Java Developer
12 14 (4.61%) SQL Developer
13 12 (3.95%) Team Leader
13 12 (3.95%) Designer
14 11 (3.62%) Middleware Administrator
14 11 (3.62%) Oracle Team Leader
15 10 (3.29%) Oracle DBA
15 10 (3.29%) Technical Analyst
15 10 (3.29%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (36.18%) XML
2 73 (24.01%) Web Services
3 67 (22.04%) Middleware
4 57 (18.75%) .NET
5 42 (13.82%) ASP.NET
6 39 (12.83%) SOAP
7 37 (12.17%) J2EE
8 32 (10.53%) HTML
8 32 (10.53%) CSS
9 30 (9.87%) Oracle Fusion
10 25 (8.22%) XSLT
10 25 (8.22%) WCF
11 20 (6.58%) LAMP
12 17 (5.59%) WebCenter
12 17 (5.59%) Hibernate
13 15 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (3.95%) REST
15 10 (3.29%) jQuery
16 9 (2.96%) Java EE
17 8 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.58%) CMDB
3 16 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 16 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.97%) iSeries
5 5 (1.64%) DataPower
5 5 (1.64%) HP StorageWorks
5 5 (1.64%) Replication
5 5 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.99%) Open Source
7 3 (0.99%) NHS
7 3 (0.99%) W3C
8 2 (0.66%) EFT
9 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.00%) UNIX
2 33 (10.86%) Linux
3 23 (7.57%) HPUX
4 12 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.62%) Windows
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.47%) Software Engineering
3 43 (14.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 42 (13.82%) ETL
5 31 (10.20%) CRM
5 31 (10.20%) Coaching
6 29 (9.54%) Mentoring
7 28 (9.21%) ITIL
7 28 (9.21%) Service Delivery
8 27 (8.88%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (8.55%) Project Management
10 25 (8.22%) MVC
11 24 (7.89%) TOGAF
12 22 (7.24%) Performance Monitoring
13 21 (6.91%) EAI
13 21 (6.91%) Data Analysis
14 20 (6.58%) Contact Management
14 20 (6.58%) ERP
14 20 (6.58%) WFM
15 17 (5.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 100 (32.89%) Java
2 73 (24.01%) SQL
3 43 (14.14%) C#
4 42 (13.82%) JavaScript
5 22 (7.24%) Shell Script
6 20 (6.58%) PL/SQL
7 14 (4.61%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.95%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.64%) VB6
9 5 (1.64%) VB
9 5 (1.64%) C
9 5 (1.64%) C++
9 5 (1.64%) COBOL
10 4 (1.32%) XQuery
10 4 (1.32%) XPath
11 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.66%) PHP
12 1 (0.33%) PHP5
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (2.96%) ISEB
2 7 (2.30%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) OCP
2 7 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.97%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.66%) MCP
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.92%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.64%) RHEV
3 5 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.99%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (5.92%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.97%) OpenView
2 6 (1.97%) HP NNM
2 6 (1.97%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 130 (42.76%) Oracle
2 47 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.24%) Red Hat
4 18 (5.92%) JBoss
5 17 (5.59%) Hyperion
6 14 (4.61%) MicroStrategy
6 14 (4.61%) Business Objects
7 11 (3.62%) HP
8 6 (1.97%) Intel
8 6 (1.97%) Cisco
9 5 (1.64%) Imperva
9 5 (1.64%) F5
9 5 (1.64%) Brocade
9 5 (1.64%) VMware
9 5 (1.64%) Micro Focus
10 4 (1.32%) Telerik
11 3 (0.99%) Capita
11 3 (0.99%) Citrix
12 2 (0.66%) IBM
12 2 (0.66%) Siebel
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago