Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 93 99
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.58% 1.69% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.85% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 20
Northamptonshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £29,100 £64,875 £40,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 960 1299 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 88.97% 91.41% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 735 854 1522
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £22,350 £23,825 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Northamptonshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Northamptonshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Northamptonshire

SOA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Northampton +8 9 £41,250 -36.54%
Corby - 4 £82,500 -
SOA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) IT Strategy
3 6 (35.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 6 (35.29%) API Design
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (35.29%) WCF
3 6 (35.29%) LINQ
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (29.41%) Scala
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 5 (29.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) JBoss

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) CICS
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Endeca
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Lead Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Principal Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Domain Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Payments Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Pega Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Principal Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (35.29%) LINQ
1 6 (35.29%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 3 (17.65%) Lucene
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) DataPower
5 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) IT Strategy
2 6 (35.29%) API Design
2 6 (35.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (29.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) SEO
5 3 (17.65%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Scala
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.88%) Pega
5 1 (5.88%) SAP