Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 151 145
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6 +35
Permanent jobs citing SOA 105 87 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.38% 1.65% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.81% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 102
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £53,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.38% +10.42% +6.67%
10th Percentile £34,125 £28,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £79,975 £65,000
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 4,086 4,797 5,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.55% 90.96% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,076 3,980 4,600
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 43 £48,000 -33.56% 3
Leicestershire +11 32 £42,500 +30.77% 5
Nottinghamshire +30 19 £53,750 +7.50% 4
Derbyshire -23 10 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £31,500 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 57 (54.29%) Microservices
2 55 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (48.57%) Java
4 45 (42.86%) SQL
5 44 (41.90%) MVC
6 42 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 39 (37.14%) Web Services
8 38 (36.19%) CSS
8 38 (36.19%) SQL Server
8 38 (36.19%) HTML
8 38 (36.19%) REST
9 36 (34.29%) Mobile App
9 36 (34.29%) Unit Testing
9 36 (34.29%) Ajax
10 34 (32.38%) .NET
11 33 (31.43%) C#
11 33 (31.43%) Degree
11 33 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
12 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
12 32 (30.48%) Spring
13 30 (28.57%) Oracle
13 30 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
14 29 (27.62%) Finance
15 28 (26.67%) Maven
16 27 (25.71%) ASP.NET
16 27 (25.71%) T-SQL
16 27 (25.71%) .NET Framework
16 27 (25.71%) Computer Science
17 26 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure

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 30 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 24 (22.86%) WebLogic
3 20 (19.05%) JBoss
4 14 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 10 (9.52%) Oracle UPK
6 6 (5.71%) Confluence
7 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (3.81%) NServiceBus
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (12.38%) IaaS
4 4 (3.81%) Boomi
4 4 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.81%) iPaaS
5 3 (2.86%) GitHub
5 3 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) DNS
2 3 (2.86%) IPv4
2 3 (2.86%) IPv6
2 3 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.19%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.48%) OLTP
4 11 (10.48%) Oracle Database
5 10 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.71%) MariaDB
6 6 (5.71%) Power BI
7 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.81%) IBM InfoSphere
8 4 (3.81%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.81%) Pentaho
8 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.95%) MySQL
10 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.95%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 28 (26.67%) Maven
2 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
3 14 (13.33%) JUnit
4 11 (10.48%) Cucumber
4 11 (10.48%) Gradle
5 6 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.71%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.71%) JIRA
5 6 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (5.71%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (27.62%) Finance
2 23 (21.90%) Automotive
3 21 (20.00%) Banking
4 16 (15.24%) Marketing
5 15 (14.29%) Retail
6 10 (9.52%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.95%) Law
9 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (37.14%) Developer
2 33 (31.43%) Software Engineer
3 18 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 16 (15.24%) Lead Developer
5 14 (13.33%) Development Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) Software Development Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Architect
7 11 (10.48%) Software Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Administrator
8 10 (9.52%) DBA
8 10 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 10 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (5.71%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.14%) Web Services
2 38 (36.19%) CSS
2 38 (36.19%) HTML
2 38 (36.19%) REST
3 36 (34.29%) Ajax
4 34 (32.38%) .NET
5 32 (30.48%) Spring
6 27 (25.71%) .NET Framework
6 27 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET Core
8 23 (21.90%) Entity Framework
8 23 (21.90%) jQuery
8 23 (21.90%) WCF
9 22 (20.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (20.95%) Sass
10 21 (20.00%) SOAP
11 17 (16.19%) RESTful
12 15 (14.29%) Java EE
12 15 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.29%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.81%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Blog
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (13.33%) Linux
4 10 (9.52%) Unix
5 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.29%) Microservices
2 55 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (41.90%) MVC
4 42 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 36 (34.29%) Unit Testing
6 33 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
8 27 (25.71%) Computer Science
9 24 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (21.90%) OO
10 23 (21.90%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (20.95%) Mobile Application Development
12 18 (17.14%) Collaborative Working
13 17 (16.19%) Scrum
14 15 (14.29%) SDLC
15 13 (12.38%) Kanban
15 13 (12.38%) Mentoring
16 12 (11.43%) DevOps
16 12 (11.43%) Technical Leadership
17 11 (10.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.57%) Java
2 45 (42.86%) SQL
3 33 (31.43%) C#
4 27 (25.71%) T-SQL
5 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 14 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.81%) Go
7 4 (3.81%) Ruby
8 3 (2.86%) Perl
8 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.86%) Python
8 3 (2.86%) VBScript
9 2 (1.90%) C++
9 2 (1.90%) VB
9 2 (1.90%) VB6
10 1 (0.95%) COBOL
10 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.95%) Scala
10 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.95%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (31.43%) Degree
2 17 (16.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.86%) CISM
3 3 (2.86%) CISSP
3 3 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.90%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) GDPR
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) Docker
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
2 30 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.81%) Dell
4 4 (3.81%) Google
4 4 (3.81%) Talend
4 4 (3.81%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.81%) webMethods
5 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.86%) F5
5 3 (2.86%) McAfee
5 3 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (0.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.95%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.95%) Tableau