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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 118 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 134 140 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.00% 1.95% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.36% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 122 105 52
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
5958 5926 4515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.73% 82.53% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4591 3531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +11 113 £37,500 -22.68% 14
South Yorkshire -6 13 £40,000 +11.88% 2
North Yorkshire -10 4 £58,750 +38.23%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 165 (62.50%) .NET
2 141 (53.41%) SQL Server
3 131 (49.62%) C#
4 116 (43.94%) ASP.NET
5 99 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (32.58%) Java
7 85 (32.20%) MVC
8 75 (28.41%) HTML
9 73 (27.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (25.38%) JavaScript
11 61 (23.11%) Oracle
12 58 (21.97%) SQL
13 52 (19.70%) Finance
14 51 (19.32%) WCF
15 46 (17.42%) Software Architecture
16 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
16 41 (15.53%) OO
17 40 (15.15%) Open Source
18 39 (14.77%) AngularJS
18 39 (14.77%) Linux
19 38 (14.39%) Web Services
19 38 (14.39%) XML
19 38 (14.39%) Relational Database
20 37 (14.02%) CSS
21 36 (13.64%) TDD
22 33 (12.50%) .NET Framework
23 30 (11.36%) OOP
24 29 (10.98%) Windows
25 28 (10.61%) T-SQL
26 26 (9.85%) WinForms

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (5.68%) WebLogic
2 15 (5.68%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.92%) NServiceBus
4 12 (4.55%) Joomla!
5 10 (3.79%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.79%) Node.js
6 8 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.65%) Apache
7 7 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.89%) IIS
9 4 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.52%) CMS
10 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.14%) Tuxedo
10 3 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.03%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.76%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.03%) Google Analytics
4 6 (2.27%) SaaS
5 3 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.17%) SSL
2 7 (2.65%) LDAP
2 7 (2.65%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (1.89%) Internet
4 2 (0.76%) SAN
4 2 (0.76%) Intranet
4 2 (0.76%) NAS
4 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.38%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (53.41%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.39%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.20%) Oracle Database
3 19 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (4.55%) MySQL
6 11 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.27%) OLAP
10 6 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.27%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.14%) Essbase
11 3 (1.14%) SQLPlus
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (6.82%) NUnit
2 11 (4.17%) MSTest
3 9 (3.41%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.03%) CruiseControl
4 8 (3.03%) Moq
4 8 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.03%) NCover
4 8 (3.03%) FxCop
5 7 (2.65%) Ant
5 7 (2.65%) JConsole
6 6 (2.27%) JIRA
6 6 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.52%) JUnit
9 3 (1.14%) Subversion
9 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.76%) Yeoman
10 2 (0.76%) JMeter
10 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 52 (19.70%) Finance
2 9 (3.41%) Marketing
3 5 (1.89%) Games
3 5 (1.89%) Retail
3 5 (1.89%) Local Government
4 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.76%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (38.26%) Developer
2 77 (29.17%) Architect
3 58 (21.97%) Solutions Architect
4 56 (21.21%) .NET Developer
5 17 (6.44%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 14 (5.30%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.55%) Analyst
8 12 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (3.79%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.79%) Consultant
11 9 (3.41%) Technical Leader
11 9 (3.41%) Lead Architect
12 8 (3.03%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (2.65%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 7 (2.65%) Designer
13 7 (2.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (62.50%) .NET
2 116 (43.94%) ASP.NET
3 75 (28.41%) HTML
4 73 (27.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (19.32%) WCF
6 39 (14.77%) AngularJS
7 38 (14.39%) Web Services
7 38 (14.39%) XML
8 37 (14.02%) CSS
9 33 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 26 (9.85%) WinForms
11 23 (8.71%) J2EE
11 23 (8.71%) Middleware
12 21 (7.95%) WPF
13 17 (6.44%) REST
14 16 (6.06%) SOAP
15 15 (5.68%) jQuery
16 13 (4.92%) NHibernate
16 13 (4.92%) HTML5
16 13 (4.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.30%) Client/Server
2 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.17%) Clustering
4 9 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.41%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.41%) User Experience
5 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.38%) Online Games
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.77%) Linux
2 29 (10.98%) Windows
3 5 (1.89%) UNIX
3 5 (1.89%) Android
3 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.76%) SUSE
4 2 (0.76%) AIX
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (32.20%) MVC
3 46 (17.42%) Software Architecture
4 41 (15.53%) OO
5 40 (15.15%) Open Source
6 36 (13.64%) TDD
7 30 (11.36%) OOP
8 25 (9.47%) Software Engineering
9 24 (9.09%) API Design
10 23 (8.71%) Scrum
11 21 (7.95%) SDLC
12 20 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (7.20%) UML
14 18 (6.82%) Analytics
14 18 (6.82%) DevOps
15 17 (6.44%) Mentoring
15 17 (6.44%) ITIL
16 16 (6.06%) Data Modelling
16 16 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 131 (49.62%) C#
2 86 (32.58%) Java
3 67 (25.38%) JavaScript
4 58 (21.97%) SQL
5 28 (10.61%) T-SQL
6 24 (9.09%) PHP
7 16 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.55%) Python
9 11 (4.17%) VB6
9 11 (4.17%) VB
10 7 (2.65%) Jython
10 7 (2.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.27%) Scala
12 5 (1.89%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.14%) Perl
13 3 (1.14%) Korn
13 3 (1.14%) AWK
13 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (6.82%) Degree
2 6 (2.27%) ISEB
3 5 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.14%) OCP
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.79%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (2.65%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 61 (23.11%) Oracle
2 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.41%) Google
4 8 (3.03%) Cisco
5 7 (2.65%) Splunk
6 4 (1.52%) BEA
7 3 (1.14%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.14%) IBM
7 3 (1.14%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.14%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.14%) Siebel
8 2 (0.76%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.76%) VMware
8 2 (0.76%) SAP
8 2 (0.76%) HP
9 1 (0.38%) Nokia
9 1 (0.38%) Apple
9 1 (0.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.38%) F5
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