The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 45 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.04% 4.01% 6.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 4.61% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 33
Median salary £43,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.20% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £84,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 243 521 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 82.65% 86.98% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 215 454 385
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Suffolk

SOA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SOA in Suffolk

SOA
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Suffolk

SOA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £43,000 - 1
Ipswich +18 2 £56,500 -9.60%
SOA
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SOA.

1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) .NET
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (53.85%) WCF
5 14 (53.85%) C#
6 13 (50.00%) SDLC
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (46.15%) MVC
7 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (46.15%) Entity Framework
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) Java
10 6 (23.08%) SOAP
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 6 (23.08%) WinForms
10 6 (23.08%) TDD
10 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (19.23%) Finance
12 4 (15.38%) CRM
12 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
12 4 (15.38%) Unix

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) OLAP
3 3 (11.54%) OLTP
3 3 (11.54%) QlikView
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Kalido
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior C# Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Systems Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Systems Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) ETL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) WCF
3 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (46.15%) Entity Framework
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (23.08%) SOAP
4 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) WinForms
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
5 4 (15.38%) Java EE
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) OSGi
6 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) DataPower
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) SDLC
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) CRM
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Data Transformation
6 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.54%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (11.54%) UML
7 2 (7.69%) MVVM
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
3 14 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) Groovy
5 4 (15.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) iptables
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Apigee
3 1 (3.85%) Fiorano
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Mashery
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) WSO2
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
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