Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 163 144
Rank change year-on-year +53 -19 +59
Permanent jobs citing SOA 127 71 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.59% 1.33% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 1.48% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 91 39 89
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £75,950 £65,050
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +3.00%

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 4,508 4,798 5,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.85% 90.04% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,712 3,895 4,654
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,125 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +19 49 £57,500 -9.80% 2
Leicestershire +24 42 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Nottinghamshire +27 17 £45,000 -8.63% 3
Derbyshire -9 15 £78,000 +44.44%
Lincolnshire - 4 £31,500 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 82 (64.57%) MVC
2 76 (59.84%) SQL
2 76 (59.84%) Microservices
3 74 (58.27%) HTML
3 74 (58.27%) CSS
3 74 (58.27%) Web Services
4 73 (57.48%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (57.48%) Unit Testing
5 71 (55.91%) Ajax
6 53 (41.73%) C#
6 53 (41.73%) .NET
7 52 (40.94%) ASP.NET
7 52 (40.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 50 (39.37%) SQL Server
9 49 (38.58%) Java
9 49 (38.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (38.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 47 (37.01%) jQuery
10 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
11 45 (35.43%) REST
11 45 (35.43%) Mobile App
12 44 (34.65%) Performance Tuning
12 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET Core
13 42 (33.07%) SOAP
14 41 (32.28%) T-SQL
14 41 (32.28%) .NET Framework
14 41 (32.28%) WCF
14 41 (32.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 41 (32.28%) Mobile Application Development
14 41 (32.28%) Sass

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 35 (27.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (25.98%) JBoss
3 29 (22.83%) Tomcat
3 29 (22.83%) WebLogic
4 25 (19.69%) Confluence
5 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.15%) Boomi
3 4 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.15%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) HTTP
2 2 (1.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (39.37%) SQL Server
2 41 (32.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (19.69%) Power BI
4 15 (11.81%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.87%) OLTP
6 5 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.94%) Big Data
6 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.15%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (3.15%) MySQL
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (3.15%) Pentaho
7 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 34 (26.77%) Maven
2 31 (24.41%) Git (software)
3 30 (23.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 29 (22.83%) JUnit
5 25 (19.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (19.69%) Bitbucket
5 25 (19.69%) JIRA
5 25 (19.69%) TeamCity
6 10 (7.87%) Cucumber
6 10 (7.87%) Gradle
7 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (26.77%) Automotive
2 14 (11.02%) Finance
3 12 (9.45%) Retail
4 9 (7.09%) Retail Banking
5 8 (6.30%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.15%) Banking
6 4 (3.15%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (56.69%) Developer
2 38 (29.92%) Lead Developer
3 36 (28.35%) Java Developer
4 24 (18.90%) Software Engineer
5 21 (16.54%) Lead Java Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Service Manager
7 11 (8.66%) DevOps Manager
7 11 (8.66%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Architect
9 9 (7.09%) Systems Architect
10 7 (5.51%) Java Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Integration Developer
12 4 (3.15%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Development Engineer
12 4 (3.15%) Software Development Engineer
12 4 (3.15%) SSIS Developer
12 4 (3.15%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (58.27%) CSS
1 74 (58.27%) HTML
1 74 (58.27%) Web Services
2 71 (55.91%) Ajax
3 53 (41.73%) .NET
4 52 (40.94%) ASP.NET
5 49 (38.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (38.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 47 (37.01%) jQuery
7 45 (35.43%) REST
8 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET Core
9 42 (33.07%) SOAP
10 41 (32.28%) .NET Framework
10 41 (32.28%) Entity Framework
10 41 (32.28%) Sass
10 41 (32.28%) WCF
11 37 (29.13%) Spring
12 33 (25.98%) Java EE
13 30 (23.62%) JSP
14 29 (22.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.43%) Mobile App
2 28 (22.05%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.94%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.36%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.09%) Windows
2 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
2 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.15%) Linux
3 4 (3.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (64.57%) MVC
2 76 (59.84%) Microservices
3 73 (57.48%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (57.48%) Unit Testing
4 44 (34.65%) Performance Tuning
5 41 (32.28%) Mobile Application Development
5 41 (32.28%) Test Automation
6 37 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
8 31 (24.41%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (23.62%) Mentoring
10 28 (22.05%) Scrum
11 27 (21.26%) DevOps
12 26 (20.47%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (15.75%) Line Management
14 16 (12.60%) Project Management
15 15 (11.81%) ITIL
16 12 (9.45%) OO
16 12 (9.45%) Open Source
17 10 (7.87%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 76 (59.84%) SQL
2 53 (41.73%) C#
3 49 (38.58%) Java
4 41 (32.28%) T-SQL
5 39 (30.71%) JavaScript
6 31 (24.41%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.15%) PHP
8 4 (3.15%) Ruby
8 4 (3.15%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.57%) Go
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) Java 8
10 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Degree
2 19 (14.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (11.81%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (11.81%) Docker
2 5 (3.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 35 (27.56%) Oracle
3 5 (3.94%) Google
4 4 (3.15%) Dell
4 4 (3.15%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.15%) Talend
4 4 (3.15%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.15%) webMethods
5 2 (1.57%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) Capita
6 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.79%) Tableau
6 1 (0.79%) Yahoo!