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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 95 118
Rank change year-on-year -37 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 58 115 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.61% 2.60% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.89% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 49 96 80
Median salary £60,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3266 3974 4516
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.42% 89.69% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 3271 3550
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 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
Leeds -30 39 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Bradford +11 12 £82,500 +34.69%
Halifax +1 2 £57,500 +35.29%
SOA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 83 (55.33%) C#
2 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 57 (38.00%) .NET
5 53 (35.33%) Finance
6 47 (31.33%) SQL Server
7 45 (30.00%) Retail
8 44 (29.33%) DevOps
9 43 (28.67%) Web Services
9 43 (28.67%) Microsoft
10 40 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 40 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
11 37 (24.67%) Scrum
12 36 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (22.00%) MVC
14 31 (20.67%) ASP.NET
15 30 (20.00%) OO
16 29 (19.33%) Octopus Deploy
17 28 (18.67%) AngularJS
17 28 (18.67%) Java
17 28 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 26 (17.33%) WCF
18 26 (17.33%) Middleware
18 26 (17.33%) REST
19 25 (16.67%) SQL
20 24 (16.00%) MS Excel
21 23 (15.33%) .NET Framework
22 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 22 (14.67%) UML
22 22 (14.67%) Microservices

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 9 (6.00%) IIS
1 9 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 9 (6.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (4.00%) EPiServer
3 5 (3.33%) NServiceBus
4 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.00%) CMS
5 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.67%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.67%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.67%) PaaS
4 4 (2.67%) SaaS
5 2 (1.33%) IaaS
5 2 (1.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) DNS
2 2 (1.33%) Extranet
2 2 (1.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) DHCP
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.67%) Network Security
3 1 (0.67%) SMTP
3 1 (0.67%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.67%) OLAP
5 5 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.33%) Star Schema
6 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.67%) QlikView
6 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.00%) Big Data
7 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.00%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (19.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 20 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (10.67%) TeamCity
4 13 (8.67%) Visual Studio
5 12 (8.00%) Selenium
6 10 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.33%) JIRA
9 3 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
9 3 (2.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.33%) ERwin
10 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.67%) JMeter
11 1 (0.67%) JUnit
11 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.67%) NUnit
11 1 (0.67%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.67%) RSpec
11 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 53 (35.33%) Finance
2 45 (30.00%) Retail
3 15 (10.00%) Local Government
3 15 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Advertising
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (47.33%) Architect
2 42 (28.00%) Developer
3 39 (26.00%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (14.00%) .NET Developer
5 20 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 20 (13.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 19 (12.67%) Senior Developer
7 17 (11.33%) Senior Architect
7 17 (11.33%) Web Architect
8 16 (10.67%) AWS Architect
8 16 (10.67%) Cloud Architect
9 15 (10.00%) AWS Consultant
9 15 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
9 15 (10.00%) Consultant
9 15 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
9 15 (10.00%) Web Consultant
10 13 (8.67%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (7.33%) Software Developer
12 9 (6.00%) Software Engineer
12 9 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (38.00%) .NET
2 43 (28.67%) Web Services
3 36 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 31 (20.67%) ASP.NET
5 28 (18.67%) AngularJS
6 26 (17.33%) Middleware
6 26 (17.33%) REST
6 26 (17.33%) WCF
7 23 (15.33%) .NET Framework
8 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (14.00%) XML
10 19 (12.67%) WPF
11 16 (10.67%) Entity Framework
11 16 (10.67%) SOAP
12 15 (10.00%) CSS
13 14 (9.33%) Ajax
13 14 (9.33%) HTML
14 13 (8.67%) Node.js
15 12 (8.00%) JSON
16 9 (6.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.33%) User Experience
6 4 (2.67%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.00%) Clustering
7 3 (2.00%) Fintech
7 3 (2.00%) W3C
8 2 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.67%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
9 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.33%) Windows
2 8 (5.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.33%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) AIX
5 1 (0.67%) Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Solaris
5 1 (0.67%) Unix
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.33%) DevOps
3 37 (24.67%) Scrum
4 33 (22.00%) MVC
5 30 (20.00%) OO
6 22 (14.67%) Microservices
6 22 (14.67%) UML
7 20 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (13.33%) TDD
8 19 (12.67%) Automated Testing
8 19 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (11.33%) Mentoring
10 16 (10.67%) Migration
10 16 (10.67%) Open Source
10 16 (10.67%) Use Case
11 15 (10.00%) BDD
11 15 (10.00%) OOP
11 15 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 15 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (55.33%) C#
2 60 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.67%) Java
4 25 (16.67%) SQL
5 18 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 14 (9.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.67%) Ruby
9 3 (2.00%) Python
10 2 (1.33%) Clojure
10 2 (1.33%) F#
10 2 (1.33%) Groovy
10 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.33%) Scala
11 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.67%) Perl
11 1 (0.67%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.67%) VB
11 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.00%) Degree
3 2 (1.33%) ISEB
3 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.67%) MCP
4 1 (0.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Docker
1 2 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.67%) Nagios
3 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (28.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.67%) Google
3 15 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 15 (10.00%) VMware
4 11 (7.33%) Oracle
5 3 (2.00%) SAP
5 3 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (0.67%) Apiary
6 1 (0.67%) F5
6 1 (0.67%) New Relic
6 1 (0.67%) Pega
6 1 (0.67%) Perforce
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.67%) Splunk
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