Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 82 112
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 -26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.16% 2.31% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 2.68% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 9
Essex median annual salary - £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +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 1,007 1,233 1,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.41% 86.34% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1,026 1,475
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) WSO2
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Mule
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

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 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DOORS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) WSO2