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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 131 117
Rank change year-on-year +34 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 192 136 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.14% 2.02% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.31% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 134 99 181
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 5394 5899 7083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.12% 87.64% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4355 4951 5800
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 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 June 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 +19 86 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +23 43 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Bedfordshire +15 26 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Essex +15 23 £60,000 +6.66% 4
Suffolk +3 9 £43,000 -21.81% 3
Norfolk -18 4 £51,250 -10.32% 1
East Anglia - 1 £70,000 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 189 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (37.36%) Java
3 132 (36.26%) .NET
4 131 (35.99%) JavaScript
5 122 (33.52%) Oracle
6 121 (33.24%) HTML
7 119 (32.69%) C#
7 119 (32.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 115 (31.59%) SQL
9 110 (30.22%) ASP.NET
10 106 (29.12%) XML
11 102 (28.02%) MVC
12 95 (26.10%) Web Services
12 95 (26.10%) OO
13 90 (24.73%) CSS
14 86 (23.63%) DevOps
15 85 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
15 85 (23.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 81 (22.25%) Middleware
17 78 (21.43%) HTML5
18 76 (20.88%) AngularJS
19 74 (20.33%) Microsoft
20 72 (19.78%) SQL Server
21 69 (18.96%) Test Automation
22 67 (18.41%) Oracle Service Bus
22 67 (18.41%) TDD
23 66 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
24 64 (17.58%) Linux
25 62 (17.03%) Degree
25 62 (17.03%) Git (software)

SOA
Co-occurring 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
1 119 (32.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 67 (18.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 45 (12.36%) WebLogic
4 30 (8.24%) SharePoint
5 22 (6.04%) Mule
6 20 (5.49%) WebSphere
7 18 (4.95%) JBoss
7 18 (4.95%) Mule ESB
8 10 (2.75%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.92%) CMS
10 5 (1.37%) IIS
11 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.10%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.82%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.27%) Apache
13 1 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (8.24%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (1.37%) Unica
5 3 (0.82%) SessionCam
6 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 66 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.34%) Office 365
3 16 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.40%) SaaS
4 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.37%) Silverpop
6 4 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.10%) IaaS
6 4 (1.10%) PaaS
7 3 (0.82%) Bluemix
7 3 (0.82%) G Suite
7 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.69%) HTTP
2 7 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (1.65%) Internet
3 6 (1.65%) SSL
4 5 (1.37%) Firewall
4 5 (1.37%) SAN
4 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.10%) DNS
5 4 (1.10%) LAN
5 4 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (1.10%) VPN
5 4 (1.10%) WLAN
6 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.82%) WAN
7 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.99%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 23 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.37%) Big Data
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.10%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.10%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (1.10%) GIS
12 3 (0.82%) MySQL
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 62 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (8.52%) Selenium
4 28 (7.69%) Subversion
5 27 (7.42%) Jasmine
5 27 (7.42%) MSTest
5 27 (7.42%) NUnit
5 27 (7.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 26 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 24 (6.59%) Jenkins
8 23 (6.32%) Visual Studio
9 17 (4.67%) Maven
10 15 (4.12%) JUnit
10 15 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (2.47%) gulp
12 7 (1.92%) webpack
13 5 (1.37%) JIRA
14 4 (1.10%) ClearQuest
14 4 (1.10%) CruiseControl
14 4 (1.10%) Hudson
General
1 46 (12.64%) Finance
2 44 (12.09%) Advertising
3 29 (7.97%) Retail
4 15 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.85%) Banking
6 12 (3.30%) Marketing
7 7 (1.92%) Back Office
7 7 (1.92%) Electronics
7 7 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.37%) Front Office
9 2 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 201 (55.22%) Developer
2 72 (19.78%) Senior Developer
3 65 (17.86%) Architect
4 61 (16.76%) C# Developer
5 53 (14.56%) Java Developer
6 52 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 39 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
8 34 (9.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
10 29 (7.97%) Senior C# Developer
11 27 (7.42%) Applications Developer
11 27 (7.42%) DBA
12 26 (7.14%) Analyst
12 26 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 24 (6.59%) Web Applications Developer
13 24 (6.59%) Web Developer
14 23 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 23 (6.32%) Oracle DBA
15 22 (6.04%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 22 (6.04%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (36.26%) .NET
2 121 (33.24%) HTML
3 110 (30.22%) ASP.NET
4 106 (29.12%) XML
5 95 (26.10%) Web Services
6 90 (24.73%) CSS
7 85 (23.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 81 (22.25%) Middleware
9 78 (21.43%) HTML5
10 76 (20.88%) AngularJS
11 58 (15.93%) SOAP
12 55 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 51 (14.01%) jQuery
14 44 (12.09%) KnockoutJS
15 41 (11.26%) CSS3
15 41 (11.26%) Spring
16 39 (10.71%) REST
17 37 (10.16%) WCF
18 36 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 34 (9.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.07%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (7.97%) User Experience
4 26 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (4.40%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.30%) Fintech
8 9 (2.47%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.92%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.65%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.10%) Replication
12 4 (1.10%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.82%) iPad
14 2 (0.55%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.58%) Linux
2 48 (13.19%) Unix
3 23 (6.32%) Solaris
4 14 (3.85%) Windows
5 3 (0.82%) AIX
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.55%) Android
6 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (28.02%) MVC
3 95 (26.10%) OO
4 86 (23.63%) DevOps
5 85 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (18.96%) Test Automation
7 67 (18.41%) TDD
8 53 (14.56%) SDLC
9 51 (14.01%) TOGAF
10 43 (11.81%) OOD
11 41 (11.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 41 (11.26%) Open Source
12 38 (10.44%) Scrum
13 36 (9.89%) ITIL
14 34 (9.34%) Microservices
15 33 (9.07%) UML
16 32 (8.79%) Mobile Development
17 31 (8.52%) Business Activity Monitoring
18 28 (7.69%) IT Strategy
18 28 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 136 (37.36%) Java
2 131 (35.99%) JavaScript
3 119 (32.69%) C#
4 115 (31.59%) SQL
5 20 (5.49%) Shell Script
6 19 (5.22%) C++
7 15 (4.12%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.75%) Ruby
9 8 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.20%) C
9 8 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.65%) ES6
11 5 (1.37%) PHP
11 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.10%) AWK
12 4 (1.10%) XPath
13 3 (0.82%) Python
14 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (17.03%) Degree
2 37 (10.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.10%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.10%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.57%) SLA
2 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) DICOM
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (4.67%) Docker
2 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (6.59%) Puppet
2 14 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.82%) Ansible
3 3 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 122 (33.52%) Oracle
2 74 (20.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.62%) Xamarin
4 18 (4.95%) IBM
5 17 (4.67%) SAP
6 16 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (3.30%) Sitecore
7 12 (3.30%) TIBCO
8 8 (2.20%) hybris
8 8 (2.20%) Informatica
9 7 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.92%) WSO2
10 6 (1.65%) Google
11 5 (1.37%) Pega
11 5 (1.37%) webMethods
12 3 (0.82%) Dynatrace
12 3 (0.82%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.82%) Software AG
12 3 (0.82%) Splunk
13 1 (0.27%) Twitter
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package#
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £80,000-90,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be- 25 days holiday, flex hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Comparethemarket.com
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Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Essex
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