Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 164 156
Rank change year-on-year +44 -8 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 122 68 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.37% 1.23% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.38% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 47 79
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,000 £65,050
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 4,694 4,918 5,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.11% 88.77% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,942 3,988 4,492
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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
Nottinghamshire +26 29 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Northamptonshire +7 29 £57,500 -8.00% 4
Leicestershire +9 28 £47,500 +31.03% 4
Derbyshire +4 26 £78,000 +4.00%
Lincolnshire - 4 £31,500 - 1
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 79 (64.75%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (59.02%) Microservices
3 66 (54.10%) MVC
4 57 (46.72%) HTML
4 57 (46.72%) CSS
5 56 (45.90%) Web Services
5 56 (45.90%) Ajax
6 53 (43.44%) SQL
7 50 (40.98%) Unit Testing
8 46 (37.70%) C#
8 46 (37.70%) .NET
8 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
9 43 (35.25%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (35.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
11 41 (33.61%) Java
12 40 (32.79%) jQuery
12 40 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 40 (32.79%) REST
13 39 (31.97%) Mobile App
14 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET
15 37 (30.33%) JavaScript
15 37 (30.33%) Spring
16 36 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (28.69%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (27.87%) Entity Framework
18 34 (27.87%) WCF
18 34 (27.87%) Maven
18 34 (27.87%) Degree
18 34 (27.87%) Computer Science

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 (24.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 24 (19.67%) WebLogic
3 21 (17.21%) JBoss
4 20 (16.39%) Confluence
4 20 (16.39%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.74%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.74%) IIS
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle UPK
6 4 (3.28%) WordPress
7 1 (0.82%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 40 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 27 (22.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (16.39%) Power BI
4 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.10%) Big Data
7 5 (4.10%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (3.28%) MySQL
8 4 (3.28%) OLTP
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (27.87%) Maven
2 25 (20.49%) Octopus Deploy
3 21 (17.21%) JUnit
4 20 (16.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (16.39%) Bitbucket
4 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
4 20 (16.39%) JIRA
4 20 (16.39%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.92%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.10%) Gradle
8 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.82%) Ant
9 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.82%) IntelliJ
General
1 21 (17.21%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) Automotive
3 14 (11.48%) Banking
4 13 (10.66%) Marketing
5 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.10%) Retail
7 3 (2.46%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.64%) Electronics
8 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.82%) Law
9 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (50.82%) Developer
2 29 (23.77%) Lead Developer
3 25 (20.49%) Java Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Software Engineer
5 16 (13.11%) Service Manager
6 15 (12.30%) DevOps Manager
7 13 (10.66%) Lead Java Developer
7 13 (10.66%) Senior Developer
8 12 (9.84%) Development Engineer
8 12 (9.84%) Software Development Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) Architect
10 9 (7.38%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Operations Manager
11 7 (5.74%) Service Operations Manager
12 5 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.28%) Administrator
13 4 (3.28%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.28%) DBA
13 4 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (46.72%) CSS
1 57 (46.72%) HTML
2 56 (45.90%) Ajax
2 56 (45.90%) Web Services
3 46 (37.70%) .NET
4 43 (35.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (32.79%) jQuery
5 40 (32.79%) REST
6 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET
7 37 (30.33%) Spring
8 36 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (27.87%) Entity Framework
9 34 (27.87%) WCF
10 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET Core
10 29 (23.77%) SOAP
11 27 (22.13%) .NET Framework
11 27 (22.13%) Sass
12 24 (19.67%) Java EE
13 21 (17.21%) JSP
14 20 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.97%) Mobile App
2 34 (27.87%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.10%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.46%) Fintech
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.82%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Windows
2 9 (7.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.56%) Linux
4 5 (4.10%) Unix
4 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.28%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.64%) Android
6 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.75%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (59.02%) Microservices
3 66 (54.10%) MVC
4 50 (40.98%) Unit Testing
5 43 (35.25%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (28.69%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (27.05%) DevOps
8 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
9 29 (23.77%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (22.95%) Test Automation
11 27 (22.13%) Mobile Application Development
11 27 (22.13%) Scrum
12 26 (21.31%) ITIL
12 26 (21.31%) Mentoring
13 21 (17.21%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (15.57%) Project Management
15 15 (12.30%) Line Management
16 14 (11.48%) OO
16 14 (11.48%) SDLC
17 12 (9.84%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.44%) SQL
2 46 (37.70%) C#
3 41 (33.61%) Java
4 37 (30.33%) JavaScript
5 27 (22.13%) T-SQL
6 22 (18.03%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.28%) PHP
8 4 (3.28%) Ruby
8 4 (3.28%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.64%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) Go
10 1 (0.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 34 (27.87%) Degree
2 31 (25.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (15.57%) Master's Degree
4 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Docker
2 5 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.10%) Terraform
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.59%) Oracle
3 7 (5.74%) Remedy
3 7 (5.74%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.10%) Google
5 1 (0.82%) Capita
5 1 (0.82%) IBM
5 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.82%) SAP
5 1 (0.82%) Software AG
5 1 (0.82%) Yahoo!