The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / East of England
Rank 98 106 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 172 196 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.82% 2.67% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.03% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 113 156 164
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £95,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.91%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5319 6460 6272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.21% 87.88% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4226 5103 4993
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,421 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in the East of England

SOA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SOA in the East of England

SOA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in the East of England

SOA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +27 73 £60,000 -11.11% 6
Bedfordshire +22 44 £48,500 -22.40% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 29 £45,344 +5.45% 5
Essex +1 10 £45,000 -55.00% 7
Norfolk -3 9 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk +11 7 £43,000 -31.20% 2
East Anglia - 3 £70,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SOA.

1 200 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (38.52%) Java
3 153 (36.60%) .NET
4 147 (35.17%) SQL
5 141 (33.73%) XML
6 136 (32.54%) Oracle
6 136 (32.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 133 (31.82%) C#
8 129 (30.86%) HTML
9 119 (28.47%) Web Services
10 117 (27.99%) JavaScript
11 116 (27.75%) MVC
12 109 (26.08%) ASP.NET
13 104 (24.88%) OO
14 103 (24.64%) Linux
15 102 (24.40%) HTML5
15 102 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
16 100 (23.92%) SOAP
17 99 (23.68%) Middleware
18 96 (22.97%) Oracle Service Bus
18 96 (22.97%) DevOps
19 91 (21.77%) Microsoft
19 91 (21.77%) WebLogic
20 89 (21.29%) SQL Server
21 86 (20.57%) ASP.NET MVC
22 85 (20.33%) CSS
23 81 (19.38%) ASP.NET Web API
24 73 (17.46%) AngularJS
25 72 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
26 71 (16.99%) Unix

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 136 (32.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 96 (22.97%) Oracle Service Bus
3 91 (21.77%) WebLogic
4 46 (11.00%) SharePoint
5 33 (7.89%) Mule
5 33 (7.89%) Mule ESB
6 26 (6.22%) WebSphere
7 24 (5.74%) JBoss
8 21 (5.02%) Apache
9 20 (4.78%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.96%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.48%) IIS
14 1 (0.24%) Confluence
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.72%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 39 (9.33%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (7.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.24%) Exstream
6 1 (0.24%) Maximo
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.24%) Unica
6 1 (0.24%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 72 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.37%) Office 365
3 17 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.39%) SaaS
5 4 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.72%) G Suite
6 3 (0.72%) PaaS
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
8 1 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.50%) HTTP
2 21 (5.02%) SSL
3 11 (2.63%) Firewall
3 11 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.72%) LAN
4 3 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.72%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.72%) WAN
4 3 (0.72%) WLAN
5 2 (0.48%) AMQP
6 1 (0.24%) FTP
6 1 (0.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 64 (15.31%) Oracle Database
3 32 (7.66%) Oracle Database 12c
4 31 (7.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (6.46%) NoSQL
6 24 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (5.50%) Relational Database
8 17 (4.07%) RDBMS
9 16 (3.83%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.44%) Big Data
13 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.44%) GIS
13 6 (1.44%) MySQL
13 6 (1.44%) OLAP
13 6 (1.44%) OLTP
13 6 (1.44%) QlikView
14 5 (1.20%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 54 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 38 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 36 (8.61%) Selenium
4 32 (7.66%) JUnit
4 32 (7.66%) Subversion
4 32 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (7.42%) Jasmine
5 31 (7.42%) MSTest
5 31 (7.42%) NUnit
6 30 (7.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 27 (6.46%) TeamCity
8 24 (5.74%) Maven
9 17 (4.07%) Jenkins
10 14 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (2.15%) JIRA
12 7 (1.67%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.44%) FishEye
14 5 (1.20%) Hudson
14 5 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (1.20%) Zephyr
General
1 65 (15.55%) Advertising
2 63 (15.07%) Finance
3 26 (6.22%) Retail
4 8 (1.91%) Banking
5 7 (1.67%) Publishing
6 6 (1.44%) Marketing
6 6 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 222 (53.11%) Developer
2 90 (21.53%) Architect
3 71 (16.99%) Senior Developer
4 69 (16.51%) Java Developer
5 57 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 56 (13.40%) .NET Developer
7 51 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
8 30 (7.18%) Analyst
9 29 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (6.94%) Oracle Developer
10 28 (6.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 27 (6.46%) DBA
11 27 (6.46%) Oracle DBA
11 27 (6.46%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 27 (6.46%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (6.46%) SOA Developer
12 25 (5.98%) Lead Developer
13 22 (5.26%) Applications Developer
14 20 (4.78%) Systems Analyst
15 18 (4.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (36.60%) .NET
2 141 (33.73%) XML
3 129 (30.86%) HTML
4 119 (28.47%) Web Services
5 109 (26.08%) ASP.NET
6 102 (24.40%) HTML5
7 100 (23.92%) SOAP
8 99 (23.68%) Middleware
9 86 (20.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 85 (20.33%) CSS
11 81 (19.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 73 (17.46%) AngularJS
13 66 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
14 64 (15.31%) jQuery
15 62 (14.83%) J2EE
16 60 (14.35%) Spring
17 54 (12.92%) Hibernate
18 53 (12.68%) REST
19 50 (11.96%) CSS3
20 45 (10.77%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.00%) Computer Science
2 35 (8.37%) User Experience
3 28 (6.70%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.39%) DataPower
7 10 (2.39%) Linked Data
7 10 (2.39%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.67%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.96%) Fintech
10 3 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.72%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.72%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.48%) PMI
12 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.24%) PKI
12 1 (0.24%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 103 (24.64%) Linux
2 71 (16.99%) Unix
3 36 (8.61%) Solaris
4 34 (8.13%) Windows
5 8 (1.91%) AIX
6 3 (0.72%) Android
6 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (27.75%) MVC
3 104 (24.88%) OO
4 102 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (22.97%) DevOps
6 66 (15.79%) TDD
7 59 (14.11%) Scrum
8 57 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 55 (13.16%) OOD
10 53 (12.68%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 51 (12.20%) SDLC
12 48 (11.48%) TOGAF
13 45 (10.77%) ITIL
14 44 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
15 43 (10.29%) Open Source
16 38 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
17 37 (8.85%) UML
18 36 (8.61%) Performance Tuning
19 35 (8.37%) SOLID
20 32 (7.66%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 161 (38.52%) Java
2 147 (35.17%) SQL
3 133 (31.82%) C#
4 117 (27.99%) JavaScript
5 25 (5.98%) PL/SQL
6 20 (4.78%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.87%) C
9 10 (2.39%) PHP
10 7 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.96%) Groovy
11 4 (0.96%) Scala
11 4 (0.96%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.72%) C++
12 3 (0.72%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.72%) VBScript
13 2 (0.48%) XPath
14 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (13.64%) Degree
2 14 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.59%) SLA
2 8 (1.91%) QA
3 5 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (2.87%) Docker
2 8 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.20%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.48%) Firmware
5 2 (0.48%) iptables
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (4.78%) Puppet
2 9 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.24%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 136 (32.54%) Oracle
2 91 (21.77%) Microsoft
3 35 (8.37%) Xamarin
4 27 (6.46%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (5.98%) Sitecore
6 20 (4.78%) IBM
7 8 (1.91%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.67%) hybris
9 6 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.96%) WSO2
11 3 (0.72%) CA
11 3 (0.72%) Google
11 3 (0.72%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.72%) SAP
12 2 (0.48%) Sybase
12 2 (0.48%) VMware
12 2 (0.48%) webMethods
13 1 (0.24%) ESRI
13 1 (0.24%) Fiorano
13 1 (0.24%) Informatica
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Cool Projects & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum £75k + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 10% Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, UK
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Tax free company car, bonus, and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Huxley
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago