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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 149 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 122 93 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.70% 1.53% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.82% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 98 61 64
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
6152 5098 4941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.68% 83.64% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4977 3927 4115
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £52,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +11 96 £45,000 -10.00% 9
South Yorkshire -4 19 £30,000 -40.00% 1
North Yorkshire -9 6 £30,000 -29.41%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 113 (43.13%) XML
2 90 (34.35%) Oracle
3 85 (32.44%) Java
4 75 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (27.10%) Web Services
6 70 (26.72%) SQL
7 66 (25.19%) .NET
8 57 (21.76%) UNIX
9 53 (20.23%) SOAP
10 47 (17.94%) SQL Server
10 47 (17.94%) Software Engineering
11 46 (17.56%) Retail
12 42 (16.03%) ITIL
12 42 (16.03%) Banking
13 41 (15.65%) ASP.NET
14 40 (15.27%) C#
15 39 (14.89%) ETL
15 39 (14.89%) Finance
16 36 (13.74%) J2EE
17 35 (13.36%) Middleware
17 35 (13.36%) Enterprise Architecture
18 33 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (11.45%) CSS
19 30 (11.45%) JavaScript
20 29 (11.07%) CRM
20 29 (11.07%) Microsoft
21 28 (10.69%) JBoss
22 27 (10.31%) HTTP
22 27 (10.31%) WebSphere
23 26 (9.92%) EAI

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (10.69%) JBoss
2 27 (10.31%) WebSphere
3 25 (9.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 24 (9.16%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.44%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.91%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.53%) IIS
7 4 (1.53%) CMS
7 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.76%) Jetty
9 1 (0.38%) nginx
9 1 (0.38%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (4.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (4.96%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (3.82%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.53%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.38%) Route 53
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.31%) HTTP
2 25 (9.54%) LAN
2 25 (9.54%) PBX
2 25 (9.54%) WAN
3 10 (3.82%) Internet
4 4 (1.53%) Firewall
4 4 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.53%) DNS
5 2 (0.76%) ATM
6 1 (0.38%) Broadband
6 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.49%) Oracle Database
3 16 (6.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (5.34%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (2.29%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.15%) MySQL
15 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
16 1 (0.38%) Redis
16 1 (0.38%) Big Data
16 1 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 25 (9.54%) Eclipse
2 20 (7.63%) Ant
3 8 (3.05%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.53%) Maven
5 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.15%) JUnit
5 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.76%) Subversion
6 2 (0.76%) Hudson
6 2 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 46 (17.56%) Retail
2 42 (16.03%) Banking
3 39 (14.89%) Finance
4 16 (6.11%) Retail Banking
5 13 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.67%) Marketing
7 5 (1.91%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (29.39%) Architect
2 73 (27.86%) Developer
3 55 (20.99%) Solutions Architect
4 44 (16.79%) Analyst
5 33 (12.60%) Java Developer
6 25 (9.54%) Tester
7 23 (8.78%) Business Analyst
8 18 (6.87%) Web Developer
9 14 (5.34%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Lead Developer
11 12 (4.58%) Administrator
11 12 (4.58%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.20%) Designer
12 11 (4.20%) Middleware Administrator
13 8 (3.05%) SOA Developer
13 8 (3.05%) DBA
13 8 (3.05%) ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (2.67%) Data Architect
14 7 (2.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (43.13%) XML
2 71 (27.10%) Web Services
3 66 (25.19%) .NET
4 53 (20.23%) SOAP
5 41 (15.65%) ASP.NET
6 36 (13.74%) J2EE
7 35 (13.36%) Middleware
8 30 (11.45%) CSS
9 25 (9.54%) HTML
10 24 (9.16%) Hibernate
11 23 (8.78%) LAMP
12 22 (8.40%) XSLT
12 22 (8.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 18 (6.87%) RESTful
13 18 (6.87%) Java EE
14 16 (6.11%) Swing
15 14 (5.34%) WCF
16 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (4.20%) jQuery
18 7 (2.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.54%) CMDB
3 21 (8.02%) N-Tier
4 13 (4.96%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.15%) NHS
8 2 (0.76%) EFT
8 2 (0.76%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) iSeries
9 1 (0.38%) W3C
9 1 (0.38%) Replication
9 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.76%) UNIX
2 18 (6.87%) Linux
3 5 (1.91%) HPUX
4 4 (1.53%) Windows
5 2 (0.76%) Android
5 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (17.94%) Software Engineering
3 42 (16.03%) ITIL
4 39 (14.89%) ETL
5 35 (13.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 29 (11.07%) CRM
7 26 (9.92%) EAI
8 25 (9.54%) OO
8 25 (9.54%) Contact Management
8 25 (9.54%) Asset Management
8 25 (9.54%) WFM
9 22 (8.40%) Data Analysis
9 22 (8.40%) MVC
10 18 (6.87%) TOGAF
11 17 (6.49%) BPEL
11 17 (6.49%) TDD
12 15 (5.73%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.73%) Test Automation
12 15 (5.73%) Software Architecture
13 14 (5.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.44%) Java
2 70 (26.72%) SQL
3 40 (15.27%) C#
4 30 (11.45%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.25%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.73%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.91%) VB
7 5 (1.91%) VB6
8 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.38%) Python
9 1 (0.38%) Perl
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (9.16%) ISEB
2 21 (8.02%) Degree
3 11 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (1.91%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.15%) OCP
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.49%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) HL7
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.05%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 90 (34.35%) Oracle
2 29 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.67%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.91%) Google
5 4 (1.53%) Telerik
5 4 (1.53%) Hyperion
5 4 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.53%) HP
6 3 (1.15%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Zend
7 1 (0.38%) Pega
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.38%) ILOG
7 1 (0.38%) EMC
7 1 (0.38%) Intel
7 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.38%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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