Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 91 69
Rank change year-on-year +21 -22 +32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 21 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.18% 1.28% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.53% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 28
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £69,000 £37,900 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.06% -2.82% -12.85%
10th Percentile £46,829 £32,275 £28,450
90th Percentile £70,250 £43,050 £40,225
North East median annual salary £41,500 £38,950 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% -0.13% +13.04%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 829 979 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.91% 83.53% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 728 808 755
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Tyne and Wear

SOA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for SOA in Tyne and Wear

SOA
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Tyne and Wear

SOA
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 19 £69,000 +82.06% 2
Gateshead - 2 £60,000 - 2
SOA
North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SOA.

1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) DevOps
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 15 (71.43%) Web Services
5 13 (61.90%) Documentum
5 13 (61.90%) Data Management
5 13 (61.90%) Selenium
5 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
5 13 (61.90%) Build Automation
5 13 (61.90%) Pega
5 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
5 13 (61.90%) Puppet
5 13 (61.90%) Case Management
6 12 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (57.14%) REST
6 12 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 12 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 12 (57.14%) QMS
6 12 (57.14%) BPMN
6 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
6 12 (57.14%) TOGAF
6 12 (57.14%) BPEL
6 12 (57.14%) Document Management
6 12 (57.14%) SLA
6 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (57.14%) EMC
6 12 (57.14%) Middleware
6 12 (57.14%) Quality Management

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (61.90%) Documentum
2 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (52.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) GitHub
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
1 13 (61.90%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Development Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Pega Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) Middleware
2 12 (57.14%) REST
2 12 (57.14%) SOAP
3 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) DevOps
3 13 (61.90%) Build Automation
3 13 (61.90%) Case Management
3 13 (61.90%) Data Management
3 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
4 12 (57.14%) BPEL
4 12 (57.14%) BPMN
4 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 12 (57.14%) Document Management
4 12 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 12 (57.14%) QMS
4 12 (57.14%) Quality Management
4 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 12 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 12 (57.14%) Validation
5 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (33.33%) Software Architecture
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
2 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
2 11 (52.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Pega
2 12 (57.14%) EMC
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) OpenText
4 1 (4.76%) Telerik