Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 107 94
Rank change year-on-year -34 -13 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 265 360 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.18% 2.73% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 3.09% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 207 283 402
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £78,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10699 11661 13281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.06% 88.55% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8689 9618 10915
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -15 134 £62,500 +4.17% 5
Cambridgeshire -56 46 £45,000 -4.26% 2
Bedfordshire 0 39 £66,250 +10.42% 3
Essex +36 33 £65,000 - 3
Suffolk -9 7 £81,250 +88.95%
Norfolk -15 6 £65,000 +30.00%
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 155 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (43.40%) .NET
3 109 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 101 (38.11%) HTML
5 97 (36.60%) C#
6 91 (34.34%) Web Services
7 90 (33.96%) XML
8 89 (33.58%) Java
9 88 (33.21%) SQL
10 87 (32.83%) OO
10 87 (32.83%) MVC
11 78 (29.43%) ASP.NET
12 76 (28.68%) CSS
13 65 (24.53%) Oracle
14 64 (24.15%) Finance
15 62 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (23.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 60 (22.64%) AngularJS
16 60 (22.64%) SQL Server
17 59 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
18 56 (21.13%) Test Automation
18 56 (21.13%) TDD
19 54 (20.38%) Git (software)
20 50 (18.87%) SOAP
21 49 (18.49%) Amazon AWS
21 49 (18.49%) HTML5
22 46 (17.36%) REST
22 46 (17.36%) Microsoft
23 43 (16.23%) DevOps
24 42 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API

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 62 (23.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (11.32%) Oracle Service Bus
3 28 (10.57%) SharePoint
4 20 (7.55%) Tomcat
5 16 (6.04%) WebLogic
6 14 (5.28%) Apache
6 14 (5.28%) Drupal
6 14 (5.28%) WebSphere
7 11 (4.15%) JBoss
8 6 (2.26%) CMS
8 6 (2.26%) Mule
9 4 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.51%) NServiceBus
9 4 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.13%) IIS
10 3 (1.13%) WildFly
11 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.51%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Exstream
2 3 (1.13%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.13%) SessionCam
2 3 (1.13%) Unica
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.49%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (10.57%) Office 365
3 23 (8.68%) SaaS
4 6 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 6 (2.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 5 (1.89%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.89%) PaaS
6 3 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.13%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.75%) IaaS
8 1 (0.38%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.04%) HTTP
2 8 (3.02%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.68%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 13 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.26%) Sybase ASE
8 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.51%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.13%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.13%) DocumentDB
10 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.13%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (20.38%) Git (software)
2 37 (13.96%) Jenkins
3 30 (11.32%) Selenium
4 21 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (6.79%) Jasmine
5 18 (6.79%) TeamCity
6 16 (6.04%) MSTest
6 16 (6.04%) NUnit
6 16 (6.04%) Subversion
6 16 (6.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 14 (5.28%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (3.40%) webpack
10 8 (3.02%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.26%) gulp
11 6 (2.26%) Maven
12 4 (1.51%) JIRA
12 4 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.38%) Fiddler
13 1 (0.38%) Moq
General
1 64 (24.15%) Finance
2 30 (11.32%) Retail
3 29 (10.94%) Marketing
4 28 (10.57%) Advertising
5 13 (4.91%) Back Office
5 13 (4.91%) Banking
5 13 (4.91%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.64%) Electronics
6 7 (2.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 134 (50.57%) Developer
2 51 (19.25%) Senior Developer
3 45 (16.98%) .NET Developer
3 45 (16.98%) Architect
4 37 (13.96%) C# Developer
5 29 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (10.19%) Team Leader
7 25 (9.43%) Lead Developer
8 24 (9.06%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (8.68%) Analyst
10 21 (7.92%) Web Developer
11 19 (7.17%) Applications Developer
11 19 (7.17%) Java Developer
12 18 (6.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.79%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (6.04%) Development Team Leader
13 16 (6.04%) Lead .NET Developer
13 16 (6.04%) Systems Analyst
14 15 (5.66%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (43.40%) .NET
2 101 (38.11%) HTML
3 91 (34.34%) Web Services
4 90 (33.96%) XML
5 78 (29.43%) ASP.NET
6 76 (28.68%) CSS
7 62 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (22.64%) AngularJS
9 50 (18.87%) SOAP
10 49 (18.49%) HTML5
11 46 (17.36%) REST
12 42 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (13.21%) JSON
14 34 (12.83%) Spring
15 33 (12.45%) Middleware
16 31 (11.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (10.94%) jQuery
18 28 (10.57%) KnockoutJS
19 27 (10.19%) CSS3
20 25 (9.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
1 35 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.06%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.42%) User Experience
4 11 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.77%) Fintech
6 8 (3.02%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.64%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.64%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.26%) Linked Data
9 5 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.51%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.13%) BBC
11 3 (1.13%) iPad
11 3 (1.13%) PDA
11 3 (1.13%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.47%) Linux
2 28 (10.57%) Unix
3 15 (5.66%) Windows
4 13 (4.91%) Solaris
5 4 (1.51%) Android
5 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (32.83%) MVC
2 87 (32.83%) OO
3 59 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (21.13%) TDD
4 56 (21.13%) Test Automation
5 43 (16.23%) DevOps
6 38 (14.34%) Microservices
7 37 (13.96%) Scrum
7 37 (13.96%) TOGAF
8 35 (13.21%) SDLC
9 31 (11.70%) Unit Testing
10 30 (11.32%) BDD
11 29 (10.94%) OOD
12 25 (9.43%) Software Engineering
12 25 (9.43%) UML
12 25 (9.43%) Web Development
13 23 (8.68%) Data Integration
13 23 (8.68%) Open Source
14 19 (7.17%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 109 (41.13%) JavaScript
2 97 (36.60%) C#
3 89 (33.58%) Java
4 88 (33.21%) SQL
5 14 (5.28%) PHP
5 14 (5.28%) Shell Script
6 13 (4.91%) C++
7 11 (4.15%) VB
8 10 (3.77%) C
9 9 (3.40%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.40%) XPath
10 8 (3.02%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.02%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.02%) VB6
11 7 (2.64%) ES6
12 6 (2.26%) Ruby
13 4 (1.51%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 36 (13.58%) Degree
2 23 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.51%) MCP
4 4 (1.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) MCSD
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) MBA
6 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.55%) SLA
2 12 (4.53%) QA
3 4 (1.51%) DICOM
3 4 (1.51%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) Docker
2 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (4.91%) Puppet
2 4 (1.51%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 65 (24.53%) Oracle
2 46 (17.36%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.55%) Xamarin
4 17 (6.42%) IBM
5 14 (5.28%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (5.28%) SAP
6 12 (4.53%) Sitecore
7 8 (3.02%) Google
8 6 (2.26%) Adobe
8 6 (2.26%) Sybase
8 6 (2.26%) Tableau
8 6 (2.26%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.89%) webMethods
9 5 (1.89%) WSO2
10 4 (1.51%) CA
10 4 (1.51%) Informatica
10 4 (1.51%) OpenText
10 4 (1.51%) Talend
11 3 (1.13%) Pega
11 3 (1.13%) Splunk