The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 39 24
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.52% 5.00% 9.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 5.53% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 31
Median salary £56,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.60% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.84%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 380 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 87.88% 90.48% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 103 338 273
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

SOA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for SOA in Ipswich

SOA
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Ipswich over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Ipswich

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) Java EE
4 4 (36.36%) Groovy
4 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Camel
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) OLTP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) OLAP
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Unix

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) OLAP
2 3 (27.27%) OLTP
2 3 (27.27%) QlikView
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Neo4j
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Kalido
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ETL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Ajax
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Camel
1 4 (36.36%) Java EE
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) OSGi
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) DataPower
2 2 (18.18%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Groovy
2 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica