The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 86 59 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.13% 2.60% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 2.98% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 91
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £80,000 £70,000
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1827 1980 2480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.75% 87.22% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1622 1961
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Hertfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Hertfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Hertfordshire 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
Hatfield -4 28 £60,000 -
Watford +8 18 £60,000 -7.69%
Welwyn Garden City +9 16 £75,000 +17.64%
Hertford +3 7 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Stevenage +15 2 £43,750 -12.50%
SOA
East of 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 82 (51.57%) Oracle
1 82 (51.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 72 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (42.77%) Middleware
4 68 (42.77%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (42.14%) Java
6 64 (40.25%) Web Services
7 63 (39.62%) SQL
7 63 (39.62%) Oracle Service Bus
8 58 (36.48%) HTML
8 58 (36.48%) XML
8 58 (36.48%) Linux
9 57 (35.85%) DevOps
10 50 (31.45%) OO
11 49 (30.82%) Degree
12 48 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
13 45 (28.30%) Unix
13 45 (28.30%) WebLogic
13 45 (28.30%) Computer Science
14 44 (27.67%) Advertising
15 43 (27.04%) OOD
16 42 (26.42%) CSS
17 40 (25.16%) Oracle Database
18 39 (24.53%) SOAP
19 37 (23.27%) MVC
19 37 (23.27%) jQuery
19 37 (23.27%) Continuous Deployment
20 35 (22.01%) Git (software)
20 35 (22.01%) CSS3

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 82 (51.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 63 (39.62%) Oracle Service Bus
3 45 (28.30%) WebLogic
4 27 (16.98%) SharePoint
5 18 (11.32%) WebSphere
6 9 (5.66%) Tomcat
7 8 (5.03%) JBoss
8 4 (2.52%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.52%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.52%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (8.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 48 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (16.98%) Office 365
3 12 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.52%) IaaS
4 4 (2.52%) SaaS
5 3 (1.89%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) SSL
2 4 (2.52%) DNS
2 4 (2.52%) Firewall
2 4 (2.52%) Internet
2 4 (2.52%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (2.52%) SAN
2 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.16%) Oracle Database
2 17 (10.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (6.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (22.01%) Git (software)
2 28 (17.61%) Subversion
3 27 (16.98%) Jasmine
3 27 (16.98%) MSTest
3 27 (16.98%) NUnit
3 27 (16.98%) Selenium
3 27 (16.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 15 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 15 (9.43%) TeamCity
4 15 (9.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (3.77%) gulp
5 6 (3.77%) webpack
6 4 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.63%) JUnit
7 1 (0.63%) Moq
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (27.67%) Advertising
2 19 (11.95%) Finance
3 6 (3.77%) Banking
3 6 (3.77%) Retail
3 6 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (52.20%) Developer
2 48 (30.19%) Senior Developer
3 31 (19.50%) Java Developer
4 27 (16.98%) DBA
5 23 (14.47%) Oracle DBA
6 20 (12.58%) Analyst
7 18 (11.32%) .NET Developer
7 18 (11.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (10.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (10.06%) Systems Analyst
10 15 (9.43%) SOA Analyst
10 15 (9.43%) SQL Analyst
10 15 (9.43%) Unix Analyst
10 15 (9.43%) XML Analyst
11 14 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (8.81%) C# Developer
11 14 (8.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 14 (8.81%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (8.18%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (42.77%) Middleware
2 64 (40.25%) Web Services
3 58 (36.48%) HTML
3 58 (36.48%) XML
4 42 (26.42%) CSS
5 39 (24.53%) SOAP
6 37 (23.27%) jQuery
7 35 (22.01%) CSS3
8 34 (21.38%) .NET
8 34 (21.38%) Oracle Fusion
9 33 (20.75%) AngularJS
9 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (19.50%) KnockoutJS
11 29 (18.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (18.24%) HTML5
12 27 (16.98%) REST
12 27 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (13.84%) Java EE
14 18 (11.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.30%) Computer Science
2 29 (18.24%) User Experience
3 12 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.40%) Fintech
6 6 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.14%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.52%) Replication
9 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.63%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 58 (36.48%) Linux
2 45 (28.30%) Unix
3 23 (14.47%) Solaris
4 6 (3.77%) Windows
5 1 (0.63%) AIX
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (42.77%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (35.85%) DevOps
4 50 (31.45%) OO
5 43 (27.04%) OOD
6 37 (23.27%) Continuous Deployment
6 37 (23.27%) MVC
7 32 (20.13%) Test Automation
8 31 (19.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 30 (18.87%) ITIL
9 30 (18.87%) Open Source
10 28 (17.61%) Mobile Development
11 27 (16.98%) Refactoring
11 27 (16.98%) SOLID
11 27 (16.98%) Translating Business Requirements
12 18 (11.32%) SDLC
13 17 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (10.06%) TDD
14 16 (10.06%) UML
15 15 (9.43%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (45.28%) JavaScript
2 67 (42.14%) Java
3 63 (39.62%) SQL
4 35 (22.01%) C#
5 20 (12.58%) Shell Script
6 15 (9.43%) PL/SQL
7 13 (8.18%) C++
8 10 (6.29%) Ruby
9 6 (3.77%) ES6
10 4 (2.52%) AWK
10 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (30.82%) Degree
2 33 (20.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.52%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) DICOM
2 1 (0.63%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (6.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (11.95%) Puppet
2 12 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (51.57%) Oracle
2 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.98%) Xamarin
3 13 (8.18%) IBM
4 12 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (7.55%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.89%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.89%) Google
5 3 (1.89%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.89%) WSO2
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £80,000-90,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago