Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 107 110
Rank change year-on-year -51 +3 +36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 18 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.59% 1.77% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.98% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 45
Cambridge median annual salary £40,250 £50,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.30% +12.22% -1.13%
10th Percentile £31,875 £44,325 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% -6.00% +5.26%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2848 2021 2535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.07% 89.27% 88.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 1660 2176
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Cambridge

SOA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SOA in Cambridge

SOA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for SOA.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) OO
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) Web Development
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (38.89%) Microservices
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) N-Tier
7 6 (33.33%) Ajax
7 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Sass
10 3 (16.67%) LESS
10 3 (16.67%) webpack
10 3 (16.67%) SaaS
10 3 (16.67%) CSS3
10 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 3 (16.67%) HTML5

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Google Play
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) DocumentDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) webpack
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (33.33%) Ajax
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) LESS
5 3 (16.67%) Redux
5 3 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) JPA
6 2 (11.11%) React
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (5.56%) EclipseLink
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) BBC
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) OO
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
5 7 (38.89%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.11%) TDD
9 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Samsung