Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 16 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.50% 0.70% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 0.77% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 17
Leicester median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -7.14% -0.71%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £48,125 £45,875 £42,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -19.08%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 603 521 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 94.07% 91.40% 91.86%
Number of salaries quoted 452 465 697
Leicester median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% -9.64% +3.75%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Leicester

SOA
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for SOA in Leicester

SOA
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Leicester over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SOA in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for SOA.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) T-SQL
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
3 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
4 9 (56.25%) Microservices
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (50.00%) Sass
5 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (50.00%) WCF
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Automotive
5 8 (50.00%) Retail
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (50.00%) Ajax
5 8 (50.00%) HTML

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (50.00%) Automotive
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
3 8 (50.00%) Ajax
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) Sass
3 8 (50.00%) WCF
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Velocity
7 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) Microservices
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Kanban
5 7 (43.75%) Logistics
5 7 (43.75%) OOP
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
1 15 (93.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Go
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft