Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 71 80
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 28 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.21% 1.53% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.68% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 26
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £60,000 £69,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +72.50% +6.67%
North East median annual salary £60,000 £69,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +72.50% -20.00%

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 1,167 656 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 92.03% 91.11% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 971 565 865
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%

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
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 21 August 2018. 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 -22 20 £60,000 -13.04% 1
Gateshead - 8 £60,000 - 1
SOA
North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SOA.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 27 (96.43%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) C++
2 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) T-SQL
2 27 (96.43%) Web Services
2 27 (96.43%) XSLT
2 27 (96.43%) MVC
2 27 (96.43%) Manufacturing
2 27 (96.43%) Migration
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
2 27 (96.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (96.43%) AngularJS
2 27 (96.43%) Mentoring
2 27 (96.43%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (92.86%) Degree
3 26 (92.86%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic

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 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
1 27 (96.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (96.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Architect
2 20 (71.43%) Applications Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Designer
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Designer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Design Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) AngularJS
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
1 27 (96.43%) Web Services
1 27 (96.43%) XSLT
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) JMS
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (96.43%) Mentoring
1 27 (96.43%) Migration
1 27 (96.43%) MVC
1 27 (96.43%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
2 1 (3.57%) IT Strategy
2 1 (3.57%) Presales
2 1 (3.57%) SDLC
2 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (96.43%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) C++
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 27 (96.43%) T-SQL
3 26 (92.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft