Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 126 119
Rank change year-on-year -29 -7 +54
Permanent jobs citing SOA 165 242 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.65% 2.25% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.51% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 140 185 264
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +12.50% -2.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% 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 9,076 9,647 11,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.65% 89.75% 88.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7,740 8,273 9,384
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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
West Yorkshire +3 137 £50,000 - 21
South Yorkshire -14 15 £60,000 +33.33%
North Yorkshire -18 7 £43,750 -11.62%
East Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 93 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (49.09%) Finance
3 63 (38.18%) Web Services
4 48 (29.09%) Java
5 47 (28.48%) Enterprise Software
6 44 (26.67%) C#
7 42 (25.45%) MVC
8 40 (24.24%) .NET
9 39 (23.64%) Linux
10 35 (21.21%) ITIL
10 35 (21.21%) SOAP
10 35 (21.21%) Shell Script
10 35 (21.21%) Scrum
10 35 (21.21%) VMware
10 35 (21.21%) SDLC
11 33 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 33 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 32 (19.39%) JavaScript
12 32 (19.39%) UML
12 32 (19.39%) OO
13 31 (18.79%) SQL
14 29 (17.58%) XML
15 28 (16.97%) Middleware
16 26 (15.76%) Reverse Proxy
16 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (15.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 26 (15.76%) RESTful
16 26 (15.76%) Red Hat
16 26 (15.76%) SSL
17 25 (15.15%) TDD

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 22 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.24%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.82%) JBoss
5 3 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.21%) Confluence
6 2 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.21%) Jetty
6 2 (1.21%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.61%) CMS
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.88%) PaaS
3 12 (7.27%) IaaS
3 12 (7.27%) SaaS
4 10 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.76%) Reverse Proxy
1 26 (15.76%) SSL
2 9 (5.45%) Firewall
2 9 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (5.45%) LAN
2 9 (5.45%) VoIP
2 9 (5.45%) WAN
2 9 (5.45%) WLAN
3 5 (3.03%) HTTP
3 5 (3.03%) SAN
3 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.61%) SMS
4 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.85%) Big Data
2 8 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (4.85%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.42%) Ingres
4 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.21%) MySQL
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) Adabas
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Redis
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.70%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.67%) Subversion
4 9 (5.45%) JUnit
5 7 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.64%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.64%) ERwin
6 6 (3.64%) IntelliJ
6 6 (3.64%) JIRA
6 6 (3.64%) Mockito
7 5 (3.03%) Bugzilla
7 5 (3.03%) Maven
7 5 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.03%) Selenium
7 5 (3.03%) Trac
8 4 (2.42%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.42%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.82%) Gradle
9 3 (1.82%) RSpec
General
1 81 (49.09%) Finance
2 22 (13.33%) Retail
3 9 (5.45%) Financial Institution
3 9 (5.45%) Local Government
3 9 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.03%) Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (35.15%) Developer
2 48 (29.09%) Architect
3 27 (16.36%) C# Developer
3 27 (16.36%) Senior Developer
3 27 (16.36%) Software Developer
4 25 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (13.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (13.33%) Agile Developer
6 22 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (12.73%) Agile C# Developer
8 20 (12.12%) .NET Developer
8 20 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (10.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (9.70%) Senior Agile Developer
10 16 (9.70%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (9.70%) Senior Software Developer
11 15 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 15 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 15 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (38.18%) Web Services
2 40 (24.24%) .NET
3 35 (21.21%) SOAP
4 29 (17.58%) XML
5 28 (16.97%) Middleware
6 26 (15.76%) RESTful
7 24 (14.55%) REST
8 21 (12.73%) WCF
9 20 (12.12%) Spring
9 20 (12.12%) WPF
10 14 (8.48%) J2EE
10 14 (8.48%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (7.88%) JMS
12 12 (7.27%) ASP.NET
12 12 (7.27%) CSS
12 12 (7.27%) HTML
12 12 (7.27%) JSON
13 10 (6.06%) Hibernate
13 10 (6.06%) JPA
14 9 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (28.48%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 17 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.27%) User Experience
5 8 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.64%) AS400
6 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.03%) Clustering
8 4 (2.42%) Fintech
9 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.61%) DataPower
10 1 (0.61%) EPoS
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.64%) Linux
2 26 (15.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.45%) Windows
4 7 (4.24%) Android
5 6 (3.64%) AIX
5 6 (3.64%) Solaris
5 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.45%) MVC
3 35 (21.21%) ITIL
3 35 (21.21%) Scrum
3 35 (21.21%) SDLC
4 33 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 32 (19.39%) OO
5 32 (19.39%) UML
6 25 (15.15%) TDD
7 23 (13.94%) IT Strategy
8 22 (13.33%) Release Management
8 22 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 19 (11.52%) TOGAF
10 18 (10.91%) Waterfall
11 17 (10.30%) Microservices
12 16 (9.70%) Sequence Diagram
13 15 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (8.48%) Data Modelling
15 13 (7.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.09%) Java
2 44 (26.67%) C#
3 35 (21.21%) Shell Script
4 32 (19.39%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.79%) SQL
6 19 (11.52%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.82%) Ruby
10 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.61%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) APMP
3 2 (1.21%) ISEB
3 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.21%) MCSD
3 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) CISM
4 1 (0.61%) CISSP
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) GCP
2 1 (0.61%) PSD2
System Software
1 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.03%) iptables
3 3 (1.82%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) SCCM
1 2 (1.21%) SCDPM
1 2 (1.21%) SCOM
2 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) VMware
2 26 (15.76%) Red Hat
3 23 (13.94%) Oracle
4 13 (7.88%) IBM
4 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.06%) Google
6 9 (5.45%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.03%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.61%) Apigee
8 1 (0.61%) Sitecore