Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 179 168 183
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 93 29 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.76% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.81% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64 26 49
10th Percentile - £36,000 £34,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £56,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £62,125 £78,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

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 6,539 3,581 5,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.12% 93.26% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,643 3,020 4,628
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOA in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SOA in Yorkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -23 59 £67,500 +25.00% 10
North Yorkshire - 29 £75,000 -
South Yorkshire -41 3 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 54 (58.06%) .NET
2 52 (55.91%) Azure
3 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (46.24%) SQL
5 40 (43.01%) DevOps
6 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
7 32 (34.41%) Finance
8 29 (31.18%) Java
8 29 (31.18%) IT Strategy
9 27 (29.03%) Microservices
9 27 (29.03%) Web Services
10 26 (27.96%) PaaS
11 24 (25.81%) OO
11 24 (25.81%) C#
12 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
13 20 (21.51%) Data Modelling
13 20 (21.51%) SaaS
13 20 (21.51%) IaaS
14 19 (20.43%) API Design
14 19 (20.43%) Technology Roadmap
14 19 (20.43%) XML
14 19 (20.43%) Risk Management
14 19 (20.43%) Scrum
15 18 (19.35%) CSS
15 18 (19.35%) Architecture Roadmap
16 17 (18.28%) MVC
17 16 (17.20%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
17 16 (17.20%) .NET Framework
17 16 (17.20%) T-SQL
17 16 (17.20%) GAP Analysis

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 4 (4.30%) Apache
1 4 (4.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (55.91%) Azure
2 26 (27.96%) PaaS
3 20 (21.51%) IaaS
3 20 (21.51%) SaaS
4 12 (12.90%) Serverless
5 11 (11.83%) AWS
6 9 (9.68%) Azure Stack
7 6 (6.45%) Boomi
8 3 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.08%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 1 (1.08%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (1.08%) Azure Service Fabric
9 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.08%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) Big Data
3 6 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
3 2 (2.15%) MSTest
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
3 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.08%) Katalon Studio
4 1 (1.08%) NUnit
4 1 (1.08%) Postman
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (34.41%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Social Skills
3 11 (11.83%) Retail
4 9 (9.68%) Billing
5 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.53%) Legal
6 3 (3.23%) Law
7 2 (2.15%) Games
7 2 (2.15%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (2.15%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 54 (58.06%) Architect
2 23 (24.73%) Developer
3 21 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (17.20%) Service Architect
5 11 (11.83%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Applications Architect
6 9 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (8.60%) Software Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.23%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.23%) IT Programme Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Senior IT Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Senior IT Programme Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Programme Manager
10 2 (2.15%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (58.06%) .NET
2 27 (29.03%) Web Services
3 19 (20.43%) XML
4 18 (19.35%) CSS
5 16 (17.20%) .NET Framework
6 15 (16.13%) RESTful
7 13 (13.98%) Entity Framework
7 13 (13.98%) HTML
8 10 (10.75%) jQuery
9 9 (9.68%) .NET Core
9 9 (9.68%) WCF
9 9 (9.68%) WSDL
10 8 (8.60%) Blazor
10 8 (8.60%) REST
10 8 (8.60%) WinForms
11 7 (7.53%) Middleware
12 6 (6.45%) Ajax
12 6 (6.45%) JSON
12 6 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.01%) DevOps
3 29 (31.18%) IT Strategy
4 27 (29.03%) Microservices
5 24 (25.81%) OO
6 20 (21.51%) Data Modelling
7 19 (20.43%) API Design
7 19 (20.43%) Risk Management
7 19 (20.43%) Scrum
7 19 (20.43%) Technology Roadmap
8 18 (19.35%) Architecture Roadmap
9 17 (18.28%) MVC
10 16 (17.20%) Architecture Governance
10 16 (17.20%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 16 (17.20%) Financial Modelling
10 16 (17.20%) GAP Analysis
10 16 (17.20%) Predictive Analysis
10 16 (17.20%) Thought Leadership
11 15 (16.13%) CRM
12 14 (15.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.24%) SQL
2 29 (31.18%) Java
3 24 (25.81%) C#
4 16 (17.20%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.45%) PHP
6 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.30%) Python
8 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.08%) Groovy
9 1 (1.08%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.23%) GDPR
2 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.15%) PMO
4 1 (1.08%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (1.08%) NCSC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) ServiceNow
3 8 (8.60%) Infragistics
4 6 (6.45%) Dell
5 4 (4.30%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle
6 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.23%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.15%) Cadence
7 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.08%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) SnapLogic