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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 140 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 117 167 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.61% 2.39% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.88% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 94 116 66
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
6329 5797 4400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.19% 83.03% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5140 4441 3498
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
West Yorkshire -25 98 £45,000 -2.70% 13
South Yorkshire -27 13 £34,000 -32.00% 2
North Yorkshire +6 3 £55,000 +37.50% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 90 (35.86%) Java
2 83 (33.07%) Oracle
3 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (31.08%) XML
5 77 (30.68%) .NET
6 69 (27.49%) Finance
7 61 (24.30%) SQL
8 54 (21.51%) Retail
9 47 (18.73%) SQL Server
10 44 (17.53%) C#
11 43 (17.13%) Software Engineering
12 42 (16.73%) J2EE
12 42 (16.73%) ASP.NET
13 40 (15.94%) UNIX
14 39 (15.54%) Banking
15 38 (15.14%) SOAP
16 36 (14.34%) ITIL
16 36 (14.34%) TDD
16 36 (14.34%) Degree
17 35 (13.94%) MVC
18 33 (13.15%) JavaScript
18 33 (13.15%) OO
19 32 (12.75%) LAMP
19 32 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (12.35%) Web Services
20 31 (12.35%) Middleware
21 30 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
22 28 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
23 27 (10.76%) CSS
24 26 (10.36%) BDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 20 (7.97%) WebLogic
2 18 (7.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (6.37%) WebSphere
4 14 (5.58%) JBoss
5 11 (4.38%) NServiceBus
6 6 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.80%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.80%) Jetty
8 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.40%) nginx
9 1 (0.40%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.40%) SAS
9 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (2.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Google Analytics
1 8 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.99%) SaaS
2 3 (1.20%) Force.com
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.40%) Route 53
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.16%) HTTP
2 21 (8.37%) LAN
2 21 (8.37%) PBX
2 21 (8.37%) WAN
3 6 (2.39%) Firewall
3 6 (2.39%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.37%) Oracle ODI
3 18 (7.17%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.98%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.19%) Riak
9 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.79%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.59%) MySQL
12 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.80%) Big Data
13 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.80%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 18 (7.17%) Ant
2 13 (5.18%) Eclipse
3 7 (2.79%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.99%) Subversion
5 3 (1.20%) Maven
5 3 (1.20%) JUnit
5 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.80%) Hudson
6 2 (0.80%) NUnit
7 1 (0.40%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.40%) JIRA
7 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.40%) MSTest
7 1 (0.40%) Moq
General
1 69 (27.49%) Finance
2 54 (21.51%) Retail
3 39 (15.54%) Banking
4 21 (8.37%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.78%) Retail Banking
6 10 (3.98%) Marketing
7 5 (1.99%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (29.48%) Architect
2 71 (28.29%) Developer
3 52 (20.72%) Solutions Architect
4 39 (15.54%) Analyst
5 33 (13.15%) Tester
6 23 (9.16%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.76%) Web Developer
8 17 (6.77%) Business Analyst
9 16 (6.37%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Functional Tester
11 12 (4.78%) Administrator
11 12 (4.78%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.38%) Lead Developer
12 11 (4.38%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.98%) Non-Functional Tester
13 10 (3.98%) Middleware Administrator
14 8 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (2.79%) C# Developer
15 7 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
15 7 (2.79%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (31.08%) XML
2 77 (30.68%) .NET
3 42 (16.73%) J2EE
3 42 (16.73%) ASP.NET
4 38 (15.14%) SOAP
5 32 (12.75%) LAMP
6 31 (12.35%) Middleware
6 31 (12.35%) Web Services
7 28 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (10.76%) CSS
9 22 (8.76%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (7.17%) HTML
11 16 (6.37%) RESTful
12 15 (5.98%) AngularJS
13 13 (5.18%) Java EE
13 13 (5.18%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.78%) Swing
15 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (3.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 6 (2.39%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.56%) N-Tier
3 21 (8.37%) CMDB
4 13 (5.18%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.38%) Data Integration
5 11 (4.38%) Open Source
6 10 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.20%) Social Media
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) Replication
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.94%) UNIX
2 20 (7.97%) Linux
3 6 (2.39%) HPUX
4 4 (1.59%) Windows
5 2 (0.80%) Android
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.13%) Software Engineering
3 36 (14.34%) TDD
3 36 (14.34%) ITIL
4 35 (13.94%) MVC
5 33 (13.15%) OO
6 30 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (10.36%) BDD
8 25 (9.96%) ETL
9 22 (8.76%) EAI
9 22 (8.76%) CRM
9 22 (8.76%) UML
10 21 (8.37%) Asset Management
10 21 (8.37%) Contact Management
10 21 (8.37%) WFM
11 20 (7.97%) Software Architecture
12 19 (7.57%) Stress Testing
13 15 (5.98%) Integration Testing
13 15 (5.98%) Manual Testing
13 15 (5.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 90 (35.86%) Java
2 61 (24.30%) SQL
3 44 (17.53%) C#
4 33 (13.15%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.77%) T-SQL
6 14 (5.58%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.38%) Python
8 10 (3.98%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.79%) PHP
10 6 (2.39%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.99%) COBOL
12 3 (1.20%) Perl
12 3 (1.20%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.80%) sed
13 2 (0.80%) AWK
13 2 (0.80%) Korn
14 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (14.34%) Degree
2 24 (9.56%) ISEB
3 8 (3.19%) VCP4
4 7 (2.79%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.80%) OCP
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 83 (33.07%) Oracle
2 19 (7.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.59%) Business Objects
3 9 (3.59%) Google
4 8 (3.19%) Hyperion
5 7 (2.79%) HP
6 6 (2.39%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.99%) Micro Focus
7 5 (1.99%) BEA
8 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.80%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.80%) ILOG
9 2 (0.80%) Pega
9 2 (0.80%) Siebel
9 2 (0.80%) IBM
10 1 (0.40%) SAP
10 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.40%) Zend
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Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
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LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 25% Bonus + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benifits
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StepChange
Salary: circa £35,000 DOE
Posted: 15 days ago