Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 116 98
Rank change year-on-year -32 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 83 155 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.53% 2.37% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.53% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 63 135 204
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +15.04% +41.25%
10th Percentile £41,500 £36,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,250 £82,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +17.65%

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 4,984 6,124 7,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.75% 93.78% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,121 5,175 6,090
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,550 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -3 56 £55,000 -15.38% 16
Bradford 0 20 £55,000 +46.67% 3
Halifax +2 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Wakefield -10 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
SOA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (49.40%) Finance
2 27 (32.53%) Java
3 26 (31.33%) Oracle
3 26 (31.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (27.71%) .NET
4 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (25.30%) Microservices
5 21 (25.30%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (22.89%) Web Services
7 18 (21.69%) XML
8 17 (20.48%) C#
9 16 (19.28%) Middleware
10 15 (18.07%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (16.87%) SQL
11 14 (16.87%) Retail
12 13 (15.66%) UML
13 12 (14.46%) OO
13 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.46%) Google
13 12 (14.46%) Scrum
13 12 (14.46%) Waterfall
14 11 (13.25%) Data Integration
14 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
14 11 (13.25%) User Experience
14 11 (13.25%) MuleSoft
14 11 (13.25%) SAP
14 11 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
15 10 (12.05%) HTML

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 26 (31.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (9.64%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.82%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.20%) CICS
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.30%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.64%) Zapier
4 7 (8.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.82%) SaaS
6 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.41%) Serverless
7 1 (1.20%) GitHub
7 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) Big Data
3 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.23%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.23%) MySQL
4 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.23%) Redis
4 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.61%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.61%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) Power BI
7 2 (2.41%) ROLAP
8 1 (1.20%) DB2
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) JIRA
2 6 (7.23%) Maven
3 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (49.40%) Finance
2 14 (16.87%) Retail
3 6 (7.23%) Local Government
3 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (49.40%) Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Integration Architect
4 11 (13.25%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Web Architect
6 7 (8.43%) Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) AWS Architect
7 6 (7.23%) AWS Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Cloud Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Web Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Solutions Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Xamarin Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Systems Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) .NET
2 19 (22.89%) Web Services
3 18 (21.69%) XML
4 16 (19.28%) Middleware
5 10 (12.05%) AngularJS
5 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.05%) HTML
6 9 (10.84%) REST
7 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.64%) Node.js
8 6 (7.23%) CSS
8 6 (7.23%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (7.23%) Entity Framework
8 6 (7.23%) Kafka
8 6 (7.23%) Memcached
9 5 (6.02%) Autofac
9 5 (6.02%) JSON
10 4 (4.82%) RESTful
11 3 (3.61%) HTML5
11 3 (3.61%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.25%) User Experience
3 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.64%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) Social Media
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.20%) EPoS
7 1 (1.20%) Fintech
7 1 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Android
2 2 (2.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) Microservices
3 13 (15.66%) UML
4 12 (14.46%) OO
4 12 (14.46%) Scrum
4 12 (14.46%) Waterfall
5 11 (13.25%) Data Integration
5 11 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.84%) DevOps
7 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.43%) ArchiMate
8 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.43%) MVC
8 7 (8.43%) OOP
8 7 (8.43%) Open Source
8 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.23%) Business Transformation
9 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.23%) Logistics
9 6 (7.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) Java
2 17 (20.48%) C#
3 14 (16.87%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.43%) Java 8
6 6 (7.23%) Python
7 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) ABAP
9 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) C++
10 1 (1.20%) Clojure
10 1 (1.20%) COBOL
10 1 (1.20%) Groovy
10 1 (1.20%) JCL
10 1 (1.20%) Scala
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) XPath
10 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) MBA
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
3 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) Google
3 11 (13.25%) MuleSoft
3 11 (13.25%) SAP
4 8 (9.64%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (8.43%) VMware
6 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.23%) Rackspace
7 5 (6.02%) Xamarin
8 4 (4.82%) IBM
8 4 (4.82%) Pega
9 2 (2.41%) Facebook
9 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat