Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 107 83
Rank change year-on-year +29 -24 -21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 33 25 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.36% 1.19% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.36% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 42
Essex median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.58% -45.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £53,875 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £88,750
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1183 1843 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.50% 87.80% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1411 1607
Essex median annual salary £45,001 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,300
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Essex

SOA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SOA in Essex

SOA
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Essex

SOA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Harlow - 18 £66,250 - 1
Chelmsford - 4 £65,000 -
Colchester +13 3 - -
Witham - 1 - -
SOA
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) AngularJS
4 19 (57.58%) C#
5 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 18 (54.55%) MVC
6 16 (48.48%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (42.42%) Finance
8 13 (39.39%) Back Office
8 13 (39.39%) TeamCity
8 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
9 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 12 (36.36%) SQL
10 9 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.18%) Banking
12 6 (18.18%) DevOps
13 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
13 5 (15.15%) Swagger
13 5 (15.15%) WireMock
13 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (15.15%) WSO2
13 5 (15.15%) Apache Camel
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (15.15%) Mule
13 5 (15.15%) WCF
13 5 (15.15%) XPath

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (15.15%) Mule
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) TeamCity
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Back Office
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Electronics
4 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 5 (15.15%) Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Team Leader
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) .NET Team Leader
5 7 (21.21%) Lead Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Integration Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
8 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
8 4 (12.12%) Development Project Leader
8 4 (12.12%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (12.12%) Development Team Manager
8 4 (12.12%) Project Leader
9 3 (9.09%) Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) AngularJS
3 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 16 (48.48%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (15.15%) Apache Camel
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) JSON
5 5 (15.15%) Middleware
5 5 (15.15%) Swagger
5 5 (15.15%) WCF
5 5 (15.15%) WireMock
5 5 (15.15%) XML
5 5 (15.15%) XSLT
6 4 (12.12%) RESTful
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) WinForms
7 3 (9.09%) WPF
8 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.12%) Reinsurance
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Fintech
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
1 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) MVC
3 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) MVVM
7 4 (12.12%) OOP
7 4 (12.12%) People Management
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCP
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) WSO2
3 3 (9.09%) Dynatrace
3 3 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Software AG
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
3 3 (9.09%) webMethods
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian