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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 87 84
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 23 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.36% 0.30% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 0.36% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 22
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -13.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,250 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £77,500
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 816 837 1098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 83.78% 83.04% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 664 668 861
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 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
Harlow - 7 £60,000 -
Colchester - 5 £52,500 -
SOA
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) DevOps
4 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (39.39%) Middleware
4 13 (39.39%) C#
5 12 (36.36%) TDD
6 11 (33.33%) Java
6 11 (33.33%) TeamCity
7 10 (30.30%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) MVC
8 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) UML
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.21%) XML
10 7 (21.21%) SOAP
10 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
10 7 (21.21%) Back Office
10 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (18.18%) Marketing
11 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (18.18%) Scrum
11 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 6 (18.18%) Electronics

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 6 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (12.12%) Mule
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (9.09%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (12.12%) GIS
2 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) OLAP
5 1 (3.03%) OLTP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) ClearQuest
3 4 (12.12%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.12%) FishEye
3 4 (12.12%) Hudson
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 4 (12.12%) JUnit
3 4 (12.12%) Maven
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.12%) Zephyr
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Back Office
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.18%) Electronics
3 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 6 (18.18%) Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) Middleware
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
4 8 (24.24%) Web Services
5 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (21.21%) SOAP
5 7 (21.21%) XML
6 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
6 4 (12.12%) GWT
6 4 (12.12%) JSON
6 4 (12.12%) REST
6 4 (12.12%) RESTful
6 4 (12.12%) Swagger
6 4 (12.12%) WCF
6 4 (12.12%) WireMock
6 4 (12.12%) XSLT
7 3 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (6.06%) CSS
8 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Fintech
2 4 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (12.12%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) DevOps
3 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) TDD
5 9 (27.27%) MVC
6 8 (24.24%) UML
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
8 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 6 (18.18%) Scrum
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.12%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (12.12%) Cyber Intelligence
10 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (12.12%) Issue Tracking
10 4 (12.12%) ITIL
10 4 (12.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) C
5 4 (12.12%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
1 6 (18.18%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
3 4 (12.12%) WSO2
4 3 (9.09%) Dynatrace
4 3 (9.09%) Google
4 3 (9.09%) Software AG
4 3 (9.09%) Splunk
4 3 (9.09%) webMethods
Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago