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

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 160 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 -76 +44
Permanent jobs citing SOA 94 121 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.44% 1.70% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.83% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 236
West Yorkshire median annual salary £62,597 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £82,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +16.67%

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 6,070 6,627 7,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.01% 92.87% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,129 5,679 6,287
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +6 63 £65,000 - 21
Bradford +8 21 £37,500 -46.43% 2
Halifax +28 7 £70,000 +21.74% 1
SOA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 52 (55.32%) Finance
2 46 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (41.49%) Web Services
4 33 (35.11%) .NET
5 32 (34.04%) Java
6 23 (24.47%) Scrum
7 22 (23.40%) OO
8 21 (22.34%) C#
8 21 (22.34%) XML
9 20 (21.28%) VMware
9 20 (21.28%) SDLC
10 18 (19.15%) Oracle
10 18 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (18.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (18.09%) ITIL
11 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
12 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
12 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (17.02%) DevOps
13 15 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (15.96%) RESTful
13 15 (15.96%) Big Data
13 15 (15.96%) UML
13 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
13 15 (15.96%) MVC
13 15 (15.96%) Middleware
14 14 (14.89%) SQL
15 13 (13.83%) DSDM
15 13 (13.83%) RUP

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 17 (18.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.19%) NServiceBus
3 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.06%) CICS
5 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (7.45%) IaaS
4 7 (7.45%) PaaS
4 7 (7.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.06%) GitHub
5 1 (1.06%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) Reverse Proxy
1 11 (11.70%) SSL
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
2 5 (5.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 5 (5.32%) VoIP
2 5 (5.32%) WAN
2 5 (5.32%) WLAN
3 1 (1.06%) AMQP
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) Big Data
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.19%) MySQL
5 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.19%) Redis
6 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.13%) Power BI
6 2 (2.13%) ROLAP
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) Adabas
7 1 (1.06%) DB2
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) Selenium
3 5 (5.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) Maven
4 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
5 3 (3.19%) RSpec
5 3 (3.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.13%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.13%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.13%) Trac
7 1 (1.06%) Gatling
7 1 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.06%) Spock
General
1 52 (55.32%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Retail
3 9 (9.57%) Local Government
3 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.32%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (44.68%) Architect
2 24 (25.53%) Developer
3 21 (22.34%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) AWS Architect
5 9 (9.57%) AWS Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (9.57%) Cloud Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Web Architect
5 9 (9.57%) Web Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Solutions Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.49%) Web Services
2 33 (35.11%) .NET
3 21 (22.34%) XML
4 15 (15.96%) Middleware
4 15 (15.96%) RESTful
5 11 (11.70%) REST
5 11 (11.70%) WSDL
6 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
7 9 (9.57%) CSS
8 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
9 7 (7.45%) HTML
10 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.38%) JSON
11 5 (5.32%) Ajax
11 5 (5.32%) HTML5
12 4 (4.26%) jQuery
12 4 (4.26%) Node.js
12 4 (4.26%) Spring
12 4 (4.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.51%) User Experience
5 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.06%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.06%) Clustering
8 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Fintech
8 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.06%) SCADA
8 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Linux
1 11 (11.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) Scrum
3 22 (23.40%) OO
4 20 (21.28%) SDLC
5 18 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (18.09%) ITIL
7 16 (17.02%) DevOps
8 15 (15.96%) MVC
8 15 (15.96%) UML
9 13 (13.83%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (13.83%) DSDM
9 13 (13.83%) RUP
9 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
9 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.77%) TDD
11 11 (11.70%) Migration
11 11 (11.70%) Release Management
11 11 (11.70%) Separation of Concerns
11 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.64%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) Java
2 21 (22.34%) C#
3 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.89%) SQL
5 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.26%) Java 8
7 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.19%) Python
8 3 (3.19%) Ruby
9 2 (2.13%) C++
9 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.06%) COBOL
10 1 (1.06%) JCL
10 1 (1.06%) Natural
10 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.06%) VB
10 1 (1.06%) VB6
10 1 (1.06%) XPath
10 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) APMP
2 2 (2.13%) MBA
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) VMware
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle
3 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.77%) Google
5 11 (11.70%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.57%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.06%) Lotus
8 1 (1.06%) Pega
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.06%) Xamarin