Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 142 97
Rank change year-on-year -11 -45 +42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 115 135 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.61% 1.89% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.06% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 96 111 212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £58,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +10.48% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £33,525
90th Percentile £72,500 £83,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,623 6,564 7,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.62% 91.73% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5,609 5,761 6,525
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in West Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in West Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in West Yorkshire

SOA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Leeds -10 69 £65,000 +30.00% 12
Bradford -2 30 £37,500 -46.62% 7
Halifax +30 15 £50,000 -6.98%
SOA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 65 (56.52%) Finance
2 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (46.09%) Web Services
4 38 (33.04%) .NET
5 34 (29.57%) C#
5 34 (29.57%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (27.83%) SDLC
7 30 (26.09%) ITIL
7 30 (26.09%) MVC
7 30 (26.09%) VMware
8 29 (25.22%) Scrum
9 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
10 23 (20.00%) UML
10 23 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 22 (19.13%) Management Information System
11 22 (19.13%) Linux
12 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
13 20 (17.39%) Reverse Proxy
13 20 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (17.39%) OO
13 20 (17.39%) SSL
13 20 (17.39%) Red Hat
14 19 (16.52%) Java
14 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
14 19 (16.52%) Release Management
15 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
16 16 (13.91%) REST
16 16 (13.91%) WCF

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.74%) CMS
3 2 (1.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.74%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.30%) IaaS
2 13 (11.30%) PaaS
2 13 (11.30%) SaaS
3 12 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.39%) Reverse Proxy
1 20 (17.39%) SSL
2 10 (8.70%) Firewall
2 10 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (8.70%) LAN
2 10 (8.70%) VoIP
2 10 (8.70%) WAN
2 10 (8.70%) WLAN
3 2 (1.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.87%) AMQP
4 1 (0.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) SMS
4 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) Big Data
3 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) Adabas
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.96%) Subversion
3 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (5.22%) Selenium
5 5 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 5 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.35%) Trac
6 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.61%) RSpec
7 3 (2.61%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.74%) ERwin
8 2 (1.74%) JIRA
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.87%) JMeter
9 1 (0.87%) Maven
9 1 (0.87%) NUnit
9 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 65 (56.52%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Financial Institution
2 10 (8.70%) Local Government
2 10 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (37.39%) Architect
2 38 (33.04%) Developer
3 20 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 20 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (17.39%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 19 (16.52%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (13.04%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (13.04%) Agile Developer
6 14 (12.17%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (11.30%) .NET Developer
8 11 (9.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (9.57%) Consultant
8 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.70%) AWS Architect
9 10 (8.70%) AWS Consultant
9 10 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
9 10 (8.70%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.09%) Web Services
2 38 (33.04%) .NET
3 16 (13.91%) REST
3 16 (13.91%) WCF
3 16 (13.91%) XML
4 15 (13.04%) RESTful
4 15 (13.04%) SOAP
5 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
5 13 (11.30%) Middleware
6 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (8.70%) WPF
7 9 (7.83%) CSS
8 8 (6.96%) HTML
8 8 (6.96%) WSDL
9 7 (6.09%) jQuery
10 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.35%) Backbone.js
11 5 (4.35%) JSON
11 5 (4.35%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.57%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (19.13%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.35%) User Experience
6 2 (1.74%) AS400
6 2 (1.74%) Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.87%) DataPower
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.87%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Linux
2 20 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.35%) Android
4 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.74%) AIX
5 2 (1.74%) Solaris
5 2 (1.74%) Windows
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.83%) SDLC
3 30 (26.09%) ITIL
3 30 (26.09%) MVC
4 29 (25.22%) Scrum
5 23 (20.00%) UML
6 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
7 20 (17.39%) OO
8 19 (16.52%) Release Management
9 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
10 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (12.17%) DevOps
10 14 (12.17%) TDD
10 14 (12.17%) TOGAF
11 13 (11.30%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (10.43%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (10.43%) Migration
12 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.70%) IT Strategy
13 10 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.57%) C#
2 23 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 19 (16.52%) Java
3 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.04%) SQL
5 14 (12.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.35%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) C++
8 1 (0.87%) Natural
8 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.87%) VB
8 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) APMP
2 2 (1.74%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) CISM
3 1 (0.87%) CISSP
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.87%) iptables
Vendors
1 30 (26.09%) VMware
2 20 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.70%) Google
4 10 (8.70%) Rackspace
5 6 (5.22%) Oracle
6 2 (1.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.87%) Lotus
7 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.87%) Xamarin