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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 69 94
Rank change year-on-year -45 +25  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 36 102 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.43% 3.59% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 3.93% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 93 72
Leeds median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £53,437
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +2.92%  
10th Percentile £45,400 £36,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £72,500 £68,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £56,500 £46,875
% change year-on-year +15.04% +20.53%  

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 2338 2597 3035
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 92.93% 91.32% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8040 9145 10155
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.32%  
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £68,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOA.

1 46 (61.33%) Finance
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.00%) Web Services
4 31 (41.33%) Retail
5 29 (38.67%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (38.67%) DevOps
6 26 (34.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (33.33%) C#
7 25 (33.33%) UML
7 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (32.00%) .NET
9 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
9 21 (28.00%) Migration
9 21 (28.00%) Management Information System
9 21 (28.00%) Open Source
9 21 (28.00%) Google
9 21 (28.00%) Use Case
10 20 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (26.67%) Rackspace
10 20 (26.67%) Local Government
10 20 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 20 (26.67%) Manufacturing
10 20 (26.67%) VMware
10 20 (26.67%) Middleware
11 18 (24.00%) Scrum
12 15 (20.00%) XML
13 14 (18.67%) Java
14 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
14 13 (17.33%) SQL

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 4 (5.33%) Apache
1 4 (5.33%) IIS
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.67%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.67%) SaaS
7 1 (1.33%) GitHub
7 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) DNS
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) Network Security
1 3 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.33%) Event Store
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Riak
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (10.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (10.67%) Selenium
3 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.33%) Subversion
4 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.00%) JMeter
5 3 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.67%) NUnit
7 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.33%) JIRA
7 1 (1.33%) JUnit
7 1 (1.33%) MSTest
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (61.33%) Finance
2 31 (41.33%) Retail
3 20 (26.67%) Local Government
3 20 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Architect
2 24 (32.00%) Consultant
2 24 (32.00%) Senior Architect
3 21 (28.00%) AWS Architect
3 21 (28.00%) Cloud Architect
4 20 (26.67%) AWS Consultant
4 20 (26.67%) Cloud Consultant
4 20 (26.67%) Senior Consultant
4 20 (26.67%) Web Architect
4 20 (26.67%) Web Consultant
5 15 (20.00%) Developer
5 15 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Java Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Java Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.00%) Web Services
2 24 (32.00%) .NET
3 20 (26.67%) Middleware
4 15 (20.00%) XML
5 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.67%) Entity Framework
9 7 (9.33%) REST
10 6 (8.00%) CSS
10 6 (8.00%) JMS
11 5 (6.67%) HTML
11 5 (6.67%) SOAP
11 5 (6.67%) WPF
12 4 (5.33%) Node.js
13 3 (4.00%) JSON
13 3 (4.00%) RESTful
13 3 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (38.67%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.33%) Fintech
5 6 (8.00%) User Experience
6 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.00%) AS400
7 3 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.67%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) AIX
1 3 (4.00%) Linux
1 3 (4.00%) Solaris
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
1 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.67%) DevOps
3 26 (34.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (33.33%) UML
5 21 (28.00%) Migration
5 21 (28.00%) Open Source
5 21 (28.00%) Use Case
6 20 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (24.00%) Scrum
8 13 (17.33%) MVC
9 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (12.00%) OO
10 9 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (10.67%) TDD
11 8 (10.67%) TOGAF
12 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (9.33%) Microservices
12 7 (9.33%) Presales
13 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) C#
2 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) Java
4 13 (17.33%) SQL
5 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.33%) Python
7 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) Ruby
7 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) ABAP
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.33%) ISEB
2 1 (1.33%) MBCS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 3 (4.00%) Ansible
2 3 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (4.00%) Nagios
2 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.00%) Salt
3 1 (1.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Google
2 20 (26.67%) Rackspace
2 20 (26.67%) VMware
3 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (5.33%) Splunk
6 3 (4.00%) New Relic
6 3 (4.00%) Perforce
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
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