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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 137 117 150
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Permanent jobs citing SOA 123 150 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.74% 2.32% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.80% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92 110 58
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
6119 5366 4715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.76% 82.89% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5012 4094 3893
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -12 102 £45,000 -3.48% 18
South Yorkshire -11 13 £43,500 -13.00% 1
North Yorkshire +2 5 £30,000 -25.00%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 91 (38.56%) XML
2 86 (36.44%) Java
3 80 (33.90%) Oracle
4 69 (29.24%) .NET
4 69 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (25.42%) SQL
6 54 (22.88%) Finance
7 52 (22.03%) Retail
8 48 (20.34%) Web Services
9 47 (19.92%) UNIX
10 46 (19.49%) Software Engineering
11 45 (19.07%) SOAP
12 40 (16.95%) ITIL
12 40 (16.95%) Banking
13 39 (16.53%) J2EE
14 36 (15.25%) SQL Server
14 36 (15.25%) C#
15 34 (14.41%) ASP.NET
15 34 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (13.56%) ETL
16 32 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
17 29 (12.29%) Middleware
18 28 (11.86%) Degree
18 28 (11.86%) LAMP
19 27 (11.44%) HTTP
19 27 (11.44%) OO
20 26 (11.02%) EAI
20 26 (11.02%) CRM
20 26 (11.02%) CSS
20 26 (11.02%) JavaScript

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (9.32%) WebLogic
2 21 (8.90%) WebSphere
3 19 (8.05%) JBoss
4 17 (7.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (2.97%) NServiceBus
7 5 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.85%) Jetty
10 1 (0.42%) Sonic ESB
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.42%) IIS
10 1 (0.42%) SAS
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Route 53
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.44%) HTTP
2 25 (10.59%) LAN
2 25 (10.59%) PBX
2 25 (10.59%) WAN
3 7 (2.97%) DNS
3 7 (2.97%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.97%) Firewall
4 6 (2.54%) Internet
5 2 (0.85%) ATM
6 1 (0.42%) Broadband
6 1 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.90%) Oracle ODI
3 16 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.12%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.27%) MySQL
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.85%) Big Data
11 2 (0.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (8.05%) Ant
2 18 (7.63%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.69%) Maven
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.27%) JUnit
5 2 (0.85%) Subversion
5 2 (0.85%) Hudson
6 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.42%) NUnit
6 1 (0.42%) Lombardi
General
1 54 (22.88%) Finance
2 52 (22.03%) Retail
3 40 (16.95%) Banking
4 17 (7.20%) Telecoms
5 15 (6.36%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.54%) Marketing
7 5 (2.12%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (32.20%) Architect
2 62 (26.27%) Developer
3 54 (22.88%) Solutions Architect
4 40 (16.95%) Analyst
5 27 (11.44%) Java Developer
6 25 (10.59%) Tester
7 16 (6.78%) Web Developer
8 15 (6.36%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.08%) Test Analyst
10 10 (4.24%) Functional Tester
10 10 (4.24%) Administrator
10 10 (4.24%) Middleware Administrator
11 9 (3.81%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.39%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.39%) Lead Developer
13 7 (2.97%) Graduate
13 7 (2.97%) Systems Analyst
13 7 (2.97%) Performance Tester
13 7 (2.97%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (38.56%) XML
2 69 (29.24%) .NET
3 48 (20.34%) Web Services
4 45 (19.07%) SOAP
5 39 (16.53%) J2EE
6 34 (14.41%) ASP.NET
7 29 (12.29%) Middleware
8 28 (11.86%) LAMP
9 26 (11.02%) CSS
10 22 (9.32%) Oracle Fusion
11 17 (7.20%) RESTful
11 17 (7.20%) Hibernate
12 16 (6.78%) Java EE
12 16 (6.78%) HTML
13 15 (6.36%) Swing
14 14 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (5.51%) XSLT
16 8 (3.39%) WCF
16 8 (3.39%) AngularJS
17 7 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.59%) CMDB
3 22 (9.32%) N-Tier
4 14 (5.93%) Data Integration
5 10 (4.24%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.69%) Social Media
7 4 (1.69%) Open Source
8 2 (0.85%) EFT
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.42%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.92%) UNIX
2 21 (8.90%) Linux
3 8 (3.39%) HPUX
4 4 (1.69%) Windows
5 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.49%) Software Engineering
3 40 (16.95%) ITIL
4 32 (13.56%) ETL
4 32 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 27 (11.44%) OO
6 26 (11.02%) EAI
6 26 (11.02%) CRM
7 25 (10.59%) Contact Management
7 25 (10.59%) Asset Management
7 25 (10.59%) WFM
8 23 (9.75%) TDD
9 22 (9.32%) MVC
10 18 (7.63%) Software Architecture
10 18 (7.63%) BDD
11 15 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.36%) Data Analysis
11 15 (6.36%) Stress Testing
12 13 (5.51%) Change Management
13 12 (5.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (36.44%) Java
2 60 (25.42%) SQL
3 36 (15.25%) C#
4 26 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.36%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.51%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.97%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.54%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.69%) PHP
9 4 (1.69%) COBOL
10 3 (1.27%) VB
10 3 (1.27%) Python
10 3 (1.27%) VB6
11 1 (0.42%) C++
11 1 (0.42%) Perl
11 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (11.86%) Degree
2 20 (8.47%) ISEB
3 7 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Docker
1 1 (0.42%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (33.90%) Oracle
2 22 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.81%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.39%) HP
5 7 (2.97%) Hyperion
5 7 (2.97%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.12%) Google
7 4 (1.69%) IBM
7 4 (1.69%) Micro Focus
7 4 (1.69%) BEA
8 3 (1.27%) Telerik
9 2 (0.85%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.85%) ILOG
9 2 (0.85%) Pega
10 1 (0.42%) SAP
10 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.42%) EMC
10 1 (0.42%) Zend
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, pension
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£51K
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Execellent, exec-level benefits.
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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