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

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 147 104
Rank change year-on-year -32 -43 +52
Permanent jobs citing SOA 121 202 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.38% 2.00% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 2.16% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 92 168 263
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £40,350 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +0.84%

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 8,064 9,332 10,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.92% 92.41% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6,655 7,815 8,606
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -32 81 £55,000 -15.38% 10
South Yorkshire -12 29 £55,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -14 10 £55,000 +22.22%
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 52 (42.98%) Finance
2 50 (41.32%) Java
3 49 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (37.19%) Web Services
5 31 (25.62%) .NET
6 29 (23.97%) XML
7 28 (23.14%) Oracle
7 28 (23.14%) Scrum
7 28 (23.14%) REST
7 28 (23.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (22.31%) OO
9 26 (21.49%) Microservices
10 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
10 25 (20.66%) Spring
11 24 (19.83%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (19.83%) Middleware
12 23 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (17.36%) C#
14 21 (17.36%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (15.70%) Mobile App
16 18 (14.88%) SQL
17 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
17 16 (13.22%) JSON
17 16 (13.22%) Jenkins
18 15 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
18 15 (12.40%) TOGAF
18 15 (12.40%) Test Automation
18 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling

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 28 (23.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.79%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.31%) JBoss
3 4 (3.31%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) CICS
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.65%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (5.79%) SaaS
3 7 (5.79%) Zapier
4 2 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.65%) Serverless
5 1 (0.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (2.48%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) AMQP
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) Big Data
2 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.48%) MySQL
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.48%) Redis
4 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) Power BI
5 2 (1.65%) ROLAP
5 2 (1.65%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.65%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) DB2
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
1 16 (13.22%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.57%) Maven
3 12 (9.92%) Eclipse
3 12 (9.92%) Subversion
4 11 (9.09%) Ant
4 11 (9.09%) Gradle
4 11 (9.09%) IntelliJ
4 11 (9.09%) JUnit
4 11 (9.09%) Mockito
5 5 (4.13%) SonarQube
5 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (3.31%) Gerrit
7 3 (2.48%) JIRA
7 3 (2.48%) Selenium
8 2 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 52 (42.98%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Retail
3 7 (5.79%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Local Government
3 7 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (52.07%) Architect
2 34 (28.10%) Developer
3 31 (25.62%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (14.05%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.57%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.26%) AWS Architect
6 10 (8.26%) Consultant
6 10 (8.26%) Integration Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Web Architect
8 7 (5.79%) AWS Consultant
8 7 (5.79%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (5.79%) Cloud Consultant
8 7 (5.79%) Web Consultant
9 6 (4.96%) Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.13%) Solutions Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.31%) Lead Architect
11 4 (3.31%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (37.19%) Web Services
2 31 (25.62%) .NET
3 29 (23.97%) XML
4 28 (23.14%) REST
5 25 (20.66%) Spring
6 24 (19.83%) Middleware
7 16 (13.22%) JSON
8 12 (9.92%) SOAP
9 11 (9.09%) Apache CXF
9 11 (9.09%) Java EE
9 11 (9.09%) JAXB
9 11 (9.09%) JAX-WS
10 10 (8.26%) HTML
10 10 (8.26%) RESTful
11 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET
11 9 (7.44%) CSS
11 9 (7.44%) Spring Boot
12 8 (6.61%) .NET Framework
13 7 (5.79%) AngularJS
13 7 (5.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (15.70%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.26%) User Experience
4 9 (7.44%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.61%) DataPower
6 7 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.48%) Fintech
8 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.83%) EPoS
9 1 (0.83%) SCADA
9 1 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.31%) Android
1 4 (3.31%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.14%) Scrum
3 27 (22.31%) OO
4 26 (21.49%) Microservices
5 24 (19.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 23 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
7 15 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (12.40%) Test Automation
7 15 (12.40%) TOGAF
8 14 (11.57%) DevOps
8 14 (11.57%) SDLC
9 13 (10.74%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.74%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.09%) MVC
10 11 (9.09%) UML
11 10 (8.26%) Data Integration
11 10 (8.26%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 50 (41.32%) Java
2 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
3 21 (17.36%) C#
4 18 (14.88%) SQL
5 12 (9.92%) Java 8
6 5 (4.13%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.48%) C++
7 3 (2.48%) Python
7 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.65%) ABAP
8 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.83%) COBOL
9 1 (0.83%) Groovy
9 1 (0.83%) JCL
9 1 (0.83%) Korn
9 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) VB6
9 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) MBA
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.83%) MCSD
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) GCP
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) Docker
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (9.92%) Puppet
2 10 (8.26%) Kubernetes
3 8 (6.61%) Ansible
4 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (23.14%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.09%) IBM
4 10 (8.26%) Google
4 10 (8.26%) VMware
5 9 (7.44%) SAP
6 8 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (5.79%) MuleSoft
7 7 (5.79%) Rackspace
8 4 (3.31%) Pega
8 4 (3.31%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.65%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.83%) Facebook
11 1 (0.83%) HP
11 1 (0.83%) Lotus