Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 147 143
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 +36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 111 77 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.36% 1.53% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.69% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 44 100
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.86% +2.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £78,325 £66,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,318 4,559 5,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.70% 90.31% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,443 3,796 4,606
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,375 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in the East Midlands

SOA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SOA in the East Midlands

SOA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in the East Midlands

SOA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +20 47 £57,500 -17.86% 9
Leicestershire +20 38 £43,750 +16.67% 3
Nottinghamshire +24 16 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Derbyshire -14 6 £78,000 +44.44% 2
Lincolnshire - 4 £31,500 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SOA.

1 65 (58.56%) MVC
2 64 (57.66%) SQL
3 62 (55.86%) Microservices
4 59 (53.15%) HTML
4 59 (53.15%) CSS
5 58 (52.25%) Web Services
5 58 (52.25%) Unit Testing
6 56 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (49.55%) Ajax
8 51 (45.95%) Java
9 44 (39.64%) Software Engineering
10 43 (38.74%) C#
10 43 (38.74%) .NET
10 43 (38.74%) REST
11 40 (36.04%) Mobile App
11 40 (36.04%) SQL Server
12 39 (35.14%) ASP.NET
13 38 (34.23%) Microsoft Azure
14 37 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 37 (33.33%) Microsoft
15 36 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (32.43%) Test Automation
16 35 (31.53%) Performance Tuning
16 35 (31.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (31.53%) ASP.NET Core
16 35 (31.53%) T-SQL
16 35 (31.53%) SOAP
16 35 (31.53%) Spring
16 35 (31.53%) .NET Framework
17 33 (29.73%) Automotive

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 31 (27.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (25.23%) JBoss
3 25 (22.52%) WebLogic
4 23 (20.72%) Tomcat
5 11 (9.91%) Confluence
6 4 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.60%) WordPress
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Magento
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.60%) Boomi
3 4 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.60%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (10.81%) OLTP
4 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.91%) Power BI
5 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.60%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (3.60%) MySQL
6 4 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.60%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.90%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 32 (28.83%) Maven
2 25 (22.52%) Git (software)
3 23 (20.72%) JUnit
4 12 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 12 (10.81%) Gradle
5 11 (9.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (9.91%) Bitbucket
5 11 (9.91%) JIRA
5 11 (9.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (9.91%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (29.73%) Automotive
2 19 (17.12%) Finance
3 17 (15.32%) Retail
4 11 (9.91%) Retail Banking
5 10 (9.01%) Marketing
6 9 (8.11%) Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (50.45%) Developer
2 35 (31.53%) Software Engineer
3 29 (26.13%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.13%) Lead Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Lead Java Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Architect
5 10 (9.01%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Development Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Java Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Software Development Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Systems Architect
9 5 (4.50%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Integration Developer
10 4 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.60%) SSIS Developer
10 4 (3.60%) XML Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (53.15%) CSS
1 59 (53.15%) HTML
2 58 (52.25%) Web Services
3 55 (49.55%) Ajax
4 43 (38.74%) .NET
4 43 (38.74%) REST
5 39 (35.14%) ASP.NET
6 36 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (31.53%) .NET Framework
7 35 (31.53%) ASP.NET Core
7 35 (31.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 35 (31.53%) SOAP
7 35 (31.53%) Spring
8 33 (29.73%) Entity Framework
8 33 (29.73%) jQuery
8 33 (29.73%) WCF
9 32 (28.83%) Sass
10 26 (23.42%) Java EE
11 23 (20.72%) HTML5
11 23 (20.72%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.04%) Mobile App
2 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.60%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.70%) Fintech
6 1 (0.90%) Blog
6 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Linux
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.60%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.56%) MVC
2 62 (55.86%) Microservices
3 58 (52.25%) Unit Testing
4 56 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (39.64%) Software Engineering
6 36 (32.43%) Test Automation
7 35 (31.53%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (28.83%) Mobile Application Development
9 27 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (23.42%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (17.12%) Mentoring
12 16 (14.41%) DevOps
12 16 (14.41%) OO
12 16 (14.41%) Scrum
13 13 (11.71%) Open Source
14 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (9.91%) Line Management
15 11 (9.91%) Mathematics
15 11 (9.91%) Physics
15 11 (9.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (57.66%) SQL
2 51 (45.95%) Java
3 43 (38.74%) C#
4 37 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 35 (31.53%) T-SQL
6 24 (21.62%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.60%) PHP
7 4 (3.60%) Ruby
7 4 (3.60%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.70%) Go
9 2 (1.80%) C++
9 2 (1.80%) VB
9 2 (1.80%) VB6
10 1 (0.90%) COBOL
10 1 (0.90%) Java 8
10 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.90%) Scala
10 1 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (22.52%) Degree
2 12 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.60%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) GDPR
1 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.51%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (27.93%) Oracle
3 5 (4.50%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.60%) Dell
4 4 (3.60%) Google
4 4 (3.60%) Talend
4 4 (3.60%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.60%) webMethods
5 2 (1.80%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.90%) Tableau