Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 96 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 38 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.26% 0.50% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 0.55% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 26
North East median annual salary £60,000 £46,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% +11.52% -17.50%
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,536 1,098 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.16% 90.82% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,277 985 1,096
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £64,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in the North East

SOA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SOA in the North East

SOA
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in the North East over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in the North East

SOA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 34 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Durham +5 4 £31,000 -17.33% 4
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for SOA.

1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 34 (89.47%) HTML
3 31 (81.58%) C#
4 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (78.95%) AngularJS
5 29 (76.32%) Degree
5 29 (76.32%) C++
5 29 (76.32%) Web Services
6 28 (73.68%) SQL
7 27 (71.05%) T-SQL
7 27 (71.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (71.05%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (68.42%) Mentoring
8 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
8 26 (68.42%) XSLT
8 26 (68.42%) MVC
8 26 (68.42%) Manufacturing
8 26 (68.42%) Migration
9 25 (65.79%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.16%) Spring
12 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
12 4 (10.53%) Scrum
12 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 4 (10.53%) Finance
12 4 (10.53%) CSS
12 4 (10.53%) Big Data

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.89%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Big Data
1 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (68.42%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Architect
2 15 (39.47%) Designer
2 15 (39.47%) Systems Architect
2 15 (39.47%) Systems Designer
3 11 (28.95%) Applications Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Java Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 30 (78.95%) AngularJS
3 29 (76.32%) Web Services
4 26 (68.42%) XSLT
5 5 (13.16%) Spring
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (10.53%) Node.js
6 4 (10.53%) React
7 3 (7.89%) Apache CXF
8 2 (5.26%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) Middleware
8 2 (5.26%) WF
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.63%) Java EE
9 1 (2.63%) JMS
9 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (68.42%) Mentoring
3 26 (68.42%) Migration
3 26 (68.42%) MVC
4 4 (10.53%) Kanban
4 4 (10.53%) Microservices
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) API Design
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) E-business
6 2 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) SDLC
6 2 (5.26%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 31 (81.58%) C#
4 29 (76.32%) C++
5 28 (73.68%) SQL
6 27 (71.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.53%) Scala
8 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.89%) C
8 3 (7.89%) Korn
9 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.63%) VB
10 1 (2.63%) VB6
10 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft