Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 112 126
Rank change year-on-year -25 +14 +33
Permanent jobs citing SOA 200 282 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.02% 2.52% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.81% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 176 232 261
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8925 10034 11753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.12% 89.59% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7468 8446 9557
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Yorkshire

SOA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -11 161 £60,000 +14.29% 8
South Yorkshire +9 23 £55,000 +29.41% 1
North Yorkshire +5 13 £43,750 -11.62%
East Yorkshire -9 1 £37,000 -14.45%
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 91 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (39.00%) Finance
3 59 (29.50%) Java
4 55 (27.50%) C#
5 51 (25.50%) Web Services
6 50 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (24.50%) Linux
8 48 (24.00%) .NET
9 44 (22.00%) SQL
10 41 (20.50%) SQL Server
11 39 (19.50%) SOAP
11 39 (19.50%) Retail
12 38 (19.00%) JavaScript
12 38 (19.00%) MVC
13 37 (18.50%) Microsoft
13 37 (18.50%) VMware
14 35 (17.50%) Shell Script
14 35 (17.50%) Oracle
14 35 (17.50%) OO
14 35 (17.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 32 (16.00%) SDLC
15 32 (16.00%) Software Engineering
16 30 (15.00%) IT Strategy
17 29 (14.50%) TDD
17 29 (14.50%) Red Hat
18 28 (14.00%) SSL
18 28 (14.00%) Middleware
18 28 (14.00%) XML
18 28 (14.00%) Reverse Proxy
18 28 (14.00%) Microservices

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 35 (17.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.00%) IIS
4 9 (4.50%) Confluence
5 8 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.50%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.00%) Apache
7 6 (3.00%) JBoss
8 5 (2.50%) Apache Spark
9 4 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.50%) Anypoint
11 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.50%) CMS
12 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.00%) PaaS
5 2 (1.00%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 28 (14.00%) SSL
2 15 (7.50%) HTTP
2 15 (7.50%) SAN
2 15 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.00%) Extranet
3 6 (3.00%) Intranet
4 2 (1.00%) DNS
4 2 (1.00%) Firewall
4 2 (1.00%) SMS
5 1 (0.50%) Network Security
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.00%) MySQL
3 9 (4.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.00%) Big Data
5 6 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.00%) OLAP
5 6 (3.00%) OLTP
6 5 (2.50%) Event Store
6 5 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.50%) Riak
7 4 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.50%) JIRA
1 15 (7.50%) Subversion
2 13 (6.50%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.00%) TeamCity
4 11 (5.50%) NUnit
5 10 (5.00%) ERwin
5 10 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (5.00%) MSTest
6 9 (4.50%) JUnit
7 8 (4.00%) IntelliJ
8 7 (3.50%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.50%) Selenium
8 7 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.50%) Maven
10 5 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.50%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.00%) Gradle
11 4 (2.00%) Mockito
General
1 78 (39.00%) Finance
2 39 (19.50%) Retail
3 9 (4.50%) Local Government
3 9 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.00%) Banking
5 3 (1.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (38.00%) Architect
2 59 (29.50%) Developer
3 40 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (13.50%) Senior Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Java Developer
6 21 (10.50%) C# Developer
6 21 (10.50%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (9.00%) Software Developer
8 17 (8.50%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.50%) Lead Architect
8 17 (8.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
9 16 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (7.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (6.50%) Agile Developer
11 13 (6.50%) Senior Software Developer
12 12 (6.00%) Senior Agile Developer
12 12 (6.00%) Senior SQL Developer
12 12 (6.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.50%) Web Services
2 48 (24.00%) .NET
3 39 (19.50%) SOAP
4 28 (14.00%) Middleware
4 28 (14.00%) REST
4 28 (14.00%) XML
5 26 (13.00%) RESTful
6 24 (12.00%) Spring
7 21 (10.50%) WCF
8 19 (9.50%) AngularJS
9 18 (9.00%) JMS
10 17 (8.50%) Oracle Fusion
11 15 (7.50%) WPF
12 14 (7.00%) MSMQ
13 13 (6.50%) JSON
14 12 (6.00%) Hibernate
15 11 (5.50%) CSS
15 11 (5.50%) HTML
15 11 (5.50%) JPA
16 10 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.50%) User Experience
3 15 (7.50%) Clustering
4 14 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.50%) AS400
6 7 (3.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.00%) Fintech
8 4 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.50%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.00%) EPoS
10 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.50%) Linux
2 28 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (4.50%) Windows
4 7 (3.50%) AIX
4 7 (3.50%) Solaris
4 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.00%) Android
6 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.00%) MVC
3 35 (17.50%) OO
4 32 (16.00%) SDLC
4 32 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 30 (15.00%) IT Strategy
6 29 (14.50%) TDD
7 28 (14.00%) Microservices
8 26 (13.00%) ITIL
8 26 (13.00%) Scrum
9 25 (12.50%) UML
10 22 (11.00%) Release Management
11 21 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (10.00%) Test Automation
13 19 (9.50%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (9.50%) Migration
14 18 (9.00%) TOGAF
15 16 (8.00%) Data Modelling
16 15 (7.50%) BDD
17 14 (7.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 59 (29.50%) Java
2 55 (27.50%) C#
3 44 (22.00%) SQL
4 38 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (17.50%) Shell Script
6 21 (10.50%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.50%) VB
8 6 (3.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.00%) Python
9 2 (1.00%) C
10 1 (0.50%) ABAP
10 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.50%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (6.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) MCSD
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.50%) CISM
4 1 (0.50%) CISSP
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) MBCS
4 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PMP
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) GDPR
2 4 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) GCP
3 1 (0.50%) PSD2
System Software
1 28 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.50%) Docker
3 15 (7.50%) iptables
4 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) Puppet
2 5 (2.50%) Grafana
2 5 (2.50%) SCCM
2 5 (2.50%) SCDPM
2 5 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.50%) Nagios
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (18.50%) Microsoft
1 37 (18.50%) VMware
2 35 (17.50%) Oracle
3 29 (14.50%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.50%) Hitachi
5 13 (6.50%) Google
5 13 (6.50%) IBM
6 9 (4.50%) Rackspace
7 6 (3.00%) Splunk
8 5 (2.50%) SAP
9 3 (1.50%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.00%) Apigee
11 1 (0.50%) New Relic
11 1 (0.50%) Perforce