The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 90 97
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 37 90 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.43% 2.72% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 3.02% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33 83 74
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,100 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £64,100
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2367 2978 3385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 91.43% 90.05% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 2411 2679
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

SOA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SOA in Leeds

SOA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOA.

1 61 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (59.78%) C#
3 45 (48.91%) Finance
4 43 (46.74%) .NET
5 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
6 38 (41.30%) Web Services
6 38 (41.30%) DevOps
7 36 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
8 34 (36.96%) Scrum
8 34 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
9 33 (35.87%) SQL Server
9 33 (35.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (32.61%) OO
11 28 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (30.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 26 (28.26%) MVC
13 23 (25.00%) Retail
13 23 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 20 (21.74%) Middleware
14 20 (21.74%) .NET Framework
15 19 (20.65%) WPF
15 19 (20.65%) AngularJS
16 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (19.57%) Automated Testing
17 17 (18.48%) Management Information System
17 17 (18.48%) UML
17 17 (18.48%) SQL
18 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.52%) IIS
1 6 (6.52%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.35%) NServiceBus
3 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.09%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (16.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.35%) SaaS
6 3 (3.26%) PaaS
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.09%) GitHub
7 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) DNS
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.09%) Network Security
2 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.09%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.09%) OLAP
7 1 (1.09%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.09%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (1.09%) QlikView
7 1 (1.09%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (30.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 15 (16.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (13.04%) Selenium
5 10 (10.87%) WebDriver
6 9 (9.78%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.17%) JIRA
9 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.09%) Firebug
9 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.09%) JMeter
9 1 (1.09%) JUnit
9 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.09%) NUnit
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.09%) RSpec
9 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 45 (48.91%) Finance
2 23 (25.00%) Retail
3 14 (15.22%) Local Government
3 14 (15.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) Architect
3 16 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Senior Architect
4 15 (16.30%) AWS Architect
4 15 (16.30%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (15.22%) AWS Consultant
5 14 (15.22%) Cloud Consultant
5 14 (15.22%) Consultant
5 14 (15.22%) Senior Consultant
5 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
5 14 (15.22%) Web Architect
5 14 (15.22%) Web Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.74%) .NET
2 38 (41.30%) Web Services
3 33 (35.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 20 (21.74%) Middleware
6 19 (20.65%) AngularJS
6 19 (20.65%) WPF
7 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (17.39%) Entity Framework
9 15 (16.30%) WCF
10 14 (15.22%) Ajax
10 14 (15.22%) XML
11 13 (14.13%) CSS
12 8 (8.70%) HTML
12 8 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (7.61%) JSON
13 7 (7.61%) SOAP
14 6 (6.52%) WinForms
15 5 (5.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (18.48%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.43%) User Experience
6 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.26%) Fintech
7 3 (3.26%) W3C
8 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.09%) NHS
8 1 (1.09%) Social Media
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
1 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) AIX
3 1 (1.09%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Solaris
3 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) DevOps
3 34 (36.96%) Scrum
4 30 (32.61%) OO
5 26 (28.26%) MVC
6 18 (19.57%) Automated Testing
7 17 (18.48%) UML
8 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (16.30%) Migration
9 15 (16.30%) OOP
9 15 (16.30%) Open Source
9 15 (16.30%) TDD
9 15 (16.30%) Unit Testing
9 15 (16.30%) Use Case
10 14 (15.22%) BDD
10 14 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (15.22%) Web Development
11 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (14.13%) Test Automation
12 12 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) C#
2 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.48%) SQL
4 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.70%) Java
5 8 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.35%) Ruby
8 3 (3.26%) Python
9 2 (2.17%) Clojure
9 2 (2.17%) F#
9 2 (2.17%) Groovy
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.17%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.09%) Perl
10 1 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.17%) ISEB
2 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.09%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.39%) Google
3 14 (15.22%) Rackspace
3 14 (15.22%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Apiary
5 1 (1.09%) New Relic
5 1 (1.09%) Pega
5 1 (1.09%) Perforce
5 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.09%) Splunk
5 1 (1.09%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
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