Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 141 117
Rank change year-on-year -26 -24 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 111 196 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.41% 2.00% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.17% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 88 172 222
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +16.16% +17.86%
10th Percentile £43,525 £36,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 7,224 9,023 10,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.07% 91.94% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,878 7,590 8,485
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -23 90 £55,000 -8.33% 21
South Yorkshire -1 21 £55,000 -4.35% 2
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 44 (39.64%) Finance
2 41 (36.94%) Java
3 36 (32.43%) Microservices
4 35 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (29.73%) Web Services
6 31 (27.93%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (21.62%) JavaScript
8 24 (21.62%) .NET
9 22 (19.82%) Oracle
9 22 (19.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 21 (18.92%) C#
11 20 (18.02%) XML
11 20 (18.02%) Spring
11 20 (18.02%) Mobile App
11 20 (18.02%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (17.12%) REST
13 18 (16.22%) Scrum
14 17 (15.32%) HTML
15 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.41%) SAP
15 16 (14.41%) Data Modelling
15 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
16 15 (13.51%) JSON
17 14 (12.61%) Data Integration
17 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
17 14 (12.61%) OO
18 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET

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 (19.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (7.21%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.60%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) CICS
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.93%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (11.71%) SaaS
4 8 (7.21%) Zapier
5 6 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (4.50%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (4.50%) Serverless
7 4 (3.60%) IaaS
8 3 (2.70%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.21%) RDBMS
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (6.31%) SAP BW
4 7 (6.31%) SAP HANA
5 6 (5.41%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.41%) MySQL
5 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.50%) Big Data
6 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.50%) Redis
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.90%) HBase
8 1 (0.90%) ROLAP
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
2 12 (10.81%) Maven
3 8 (7.21%) Eclipse
3 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.21%) Subversion
4 7 (6.31%) Ant
4 7 (6.31%) Gradle
4 7 (6.31%) IntelliJ
4 7 (6.31%) JUnit
4 7 (6.31%) Mockito
5 6 (5.41%) JIRA
6 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.80%) Selenium
7 2 (1.80%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.80%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.90%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (39.64%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
4 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.60%) Legal
5 4 (3.60%) Local Government
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Electronics
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (45.95%) Architect
2 35 (31.53%) Developer
3 16 (14.41%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.91%) Integration Architect
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Xamarin Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Consultant
8 7 (6.31%) IT Manager
8 7 (6.31%) IT Security Manager
8 7 (6.31%) SAP Manager
8 7 (6.31%) SAP Security Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.41%) AWS Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Web Architect
10 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (29.73%) Web Services
2 24 (21.62%) .NET
3 20 (18.02%) Spring
3 20 (18.02%) XML
4 19 (17.12%) REST
5 17 (15.32%) HTML
6 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
6 15 (13.51%) JSON
7 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET
7 13 (11.71%) Middleware
8 12 (10.81%) Node.js
9 11 (9.91%) .NET Framework
10 10 (9.01%) SOAP
11 9 (8.11%) CSS
11 9 (8.11%) Entity Framework
12 8 (7.21%) Autofac
12 8 (7.21%) Spring Boot
13 7 (6.31%) Java EE
13 7 (6.31%) JAX-WS
13 7 (6.31%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Enterprise Software
1 20 (18.02%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.91%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (9.01%) User Experience
4 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.31%) DataPower
5 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.70%) Social Media
7 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.90%) EPoS
8 1 (0.90%) Fintech
8 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.21%) Android
2 2 (1.80%) Windows
3 1 (0.90%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Microservices
2 35 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (16.22%) Scrum
5 16 (14.41%) Data Modelling
5 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (12.61%) Data Integration
6 14 (12.61%) OO
7 13 (11.71%) MVC
8 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (9.91%) IT Strategy
10 10 (9.01%) Business Process Modelling
10 10 (9.01%) Information Architecture
10 10 (9.01%) UML
11 9 (8.11%) DevOps
11 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.21%) Integration Testing
12 8 (7.21%) OOP
12 8 (7.21%) Test Automation
12 8 (7.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.94%) Java
2 24 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.92%) C#
4 12 (10.81%) Java 8
4 12 (10.81%) SQL
5 7 (6.31%) ABAP
6 6 (5.41%) Python
7 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
9 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) COBOL
9 1 (0.90%) JCL
9 1 (0.90%) Korn
9 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ISEB
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (0.90%) MBA
2 1 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (11.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.21%) Puppet
3 7 (6.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (19.82%) Oracle
2 16 (14.41%) SAP
3 11 (9.91%) IBM
3 11 (9.91%) MuleSoft
4 10 (9.01%) Google
5 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.21%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (7.21%) Xamarin
6 4 (3.60%) Pega
6 4 (3.60%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.60%) VMware
7 2 (1.80%) Facebook