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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 61 58 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 2.62% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 2.91% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Median salary £46,000 £67,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.85% +9.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 388 446 497
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.27% 89.92% 87.81%
Number of salaries quoted 355 391 430
Median salary £37,062 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.34% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SOA.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Gatling
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) QA

SOA
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Gatling
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
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