Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > North East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 102 88
Rank change year-on-year +31 -14 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 41 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.96% 1.19% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.41% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 37
North East median annual salary £41,500 £37,900 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.50% -2.82% +13.04%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,250 £53,600 £50,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 1207 1281 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.02% 84.61% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1083 1184
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,975 £25,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +20 21 £69,000 +82.06% 1
Durham +4 20 £40,000 -23.81% 3
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North East region with a requirement for SOA.

1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) Web Services
3 18 (43.90%) C++
3 18 (43.90%) Java
3 18 (43.90%) Spring
3 18 (43.90%) DevOps
4 17 (41.46%) API Design
4 17 (41.46%) HTML
4 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
4 17 (41.46%) JBoss
4 17 (41.46%) Hibernate
5 16 (39.02%) Finance
5 16 (39.02%) C
5 16 (39.02%) Korn
5 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
5 16 (39.02%) jQuery
5 16 (39.02%) Apache CXF
6 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (31.71%) Documentum
7 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
7 13 (31.71%) Pega
7 13 (31.71%) Puppet
7 13 (31.71%) Selenium
7 13 (31.71%) Data Management

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 30 (73.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (41.46%) JBoss
3 13 (31.71%) Documentum
4 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
5 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) GitHub
1 11 (26.83%) SaaS
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
1 13 (31.71%) Selenium
2 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Architect
2 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Consultant
4 8 (19.51%) Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Java Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Software Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) Web Services
2 18 (43.90%) Spring
3 17 (41.46%) CSS
3 17 (41.46%) Hibernate
3 17 (41.46%) HTML
4 16 (39.02%) Apache CXF
4 16 (39.02%) jQuery
5 12 (29.27%) Middleware
5 12 (29.27%) REST
5 12 (29.27%) SOAP
6 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.44%) JavaFX
9 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.44%) Swing
9 1 (2.44%) XHTML
9 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) OpenVMS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) DevOps
3 17 (41.46%) API Design
4 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
5 13 (31.71%) Build Automation
5 13 (31.71%) Case Management
5 13 (31.71%) Data Management
6 12 (29.27%) BPEL
6 12 (29.27%) BPMN
6 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
6 12 (29.27%) Document Management
6 12 (29.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 12 (29.27%) QMS
6 12 (29.27%) Quality Management
6 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
6 12 (29.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (29.27%) TOGAF
6 12 (29.27%) Validation
7 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (17.07%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) C++
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
2 16 (39.02%) C
2 16 (39.02%) Korn
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Pascal
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (29.27%) Degree
3 10 (24.39%) Master's Degree
4 7 (17.07%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) Pega
3 12 (29.27%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) OpenText
4 1 (2.44%) Telerik