Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 144 141
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 63 98 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.52% 1.84% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.00% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 96
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% +13.10%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +4.35%

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 3,824 4,890 5,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.50% 91.78% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,751 4,126 4,305
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -0.60% +4.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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 +27 27 £67,500 -10.00% 5
Nottinghamshire +16 15 £53,750 +5.39% 4
Leicestershire -14 11 £41,250 -13.16%
Derbyshire -15 10 - - 1
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 33 (52.38%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) Microservices
3 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 26 (41.27%) Degree
5 26 (41.27%) Finance
5 26 (41.27%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (31.75%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (30.16%) Docker
8 18 (28.57%) Banking
9 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
10 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
10 16 (25.40%) REST
11 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
11 15 (23.81%) .NET
11 15 (23.81%) Windows
12 14 (22.22%) Linux
12 14 (22.22%) SQL
12 14 (22.22%) IaaS
13 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
13 13 (20.63%) Oracle
13 13 (20.63%) Spring
14 12 (19.05%) Scrum
14 12 (19.05%) C#
14 12 (19.05%) HTTP
14 12 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (19.05%) RESTful
14 12 (19.05%) DevOps
14 12 (19.05%) Collaborative Working
14 12 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree

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 12 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (17.46%) WebLogic
3 10 (15.87%) Oracle UPK
4 5 (7.94%) NServiceBus
5 4 (6.35%) JBoss
5 4 (6.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (22.22%) IaaS
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.35%) GitHub
4 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 4 (6.35%) IPv4
2 4 (6.35%) IPv6
2 4 (6.35%) Network Security
3 2 (3.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
3 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (12.70%) MariaDB
5 8 (12.70%) OLTP
6 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Maven
2 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
2 8 (12.70%) Gradle
3 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Banking
3 11 (17.46%) Marketing
4 5 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (7.94%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Administrator
4 10 (15.87%) DBA
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Designer
6 8 (12.70%) Development Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Solutions Designer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Designer
8 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 6 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) REST
2 15 (23.81%) .NET
3 13 (20.63%) Spring
4 12 (19.05%) RESTful
5 10 (15.87%) Kafka
5 10 (15.87%) Middleware
6 8 (12.70%) J2EE
6 8 (12.70%) Spring Boot
7 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.94%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (7.94%) CSS
8 5 (7.94%) JSON
8 5 (7.94%) LINQ
8 5 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (7.94%) XML
9 4 (6.35%) Protocol Buffers
9 4 (6.35%) Web Services
10 3 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.35%) Credit Risk
3 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (6.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Fintech
5 1 (1.59%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
1 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 14 (22.22%) Linux
3 10 (15.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Microservices
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 26 (41.27%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
6 12 (19.05%) Collaborative Working
6 12 (19.05%) DevOps
6 12 (19.05%) Scrum
7 11 (17.46%) OO
7 11 (17.46%) SDLC
8 10 (15.87%) Presales
8 10 (15.87%) Proactive Management
8 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
9 9 (14.29%) Decision-Making
9 9 (14.29%) Kanban
9 9 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.70%) SOLID
10 8 (12.70%) Technical Leadership
11 7 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) SQL
3 12 (19.05%) C#
4 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) Go
6 4 (6.35%) Perl
6 4 (6.35%) PHP
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.35%) Python
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) VBScript
7 2 (3.17%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) COBOL
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) VB6
8 1 (1.59%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Degree
2 12 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.35%) CISM
3 4 (6.35%) CISSP
3 4 (6.35%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (6.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) GDPR
1 5 (7.94%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Docker
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.35%) F5
3 4 (6.35%) Google
3 4 (6.35%) McAfee
3 4 (6.35%) MuleSoft
3 4 (6.35%) Symantec
4 2 (3.17%) Zend
5 1 (1.59%) Informatica
5 1 (1.59%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.59%) Teradata