The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 108 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 36 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.53% 2.08% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.45% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 33
Median salary £51,250 £50,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.48% -22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,333 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,550 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SOA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2009 1713 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.60% 84.84% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1414 1440
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SOA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SOA Salary Trend in Birmingham

SOA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SOA.

1 41 (56.94%) Oracle
2 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (48.61%) C#
4 33 (45.83%) .NET
5 32 (44.44%) MVC
6 28 (38.89%) XML
7 26 (36.11%) HTML
8 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
8 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (29.17%) Java
9 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (27.78%) SOAP
10 20 (27.78%) Unix
11 19 (26.39%) UML
11 19 (26.39%) REST
12 18 (25.00%) WCF
12 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (23.61%) CSS
13 17 (23.61%) SQL
13 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
13 17 (23.61%) Scrum
14 16 (22.22%) Data Management
14 16 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (22.22%) Relational Database
15 15 (20.83%) Web Development
15 15 (20.83%) Finance
15 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (18.06%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 10 (13.89%) IIS
3 10 (13.89%) JBoss
3 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 9 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (8.33%) Apache
5 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.39%) CICS
6 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.94%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.94%) SaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.78%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) SSL
1 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.89%) MySQL
3 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
4 9 (12.50%) DB2
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.94%) SAP HANA
7 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio
4 13 (18.06%) Subversion
5 7 (9.72%) Gradle
5 7 (9.72%) JUnit
6 5 (6.94%) Ant
6 5 (6.94%) Maven
7 3 (4.17%) DbUnit
7 3 (4.17%) HttpUnit
7 3 (4.17%) XMLUnit
8 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.78%) JIRA
9 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Retail
3 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 9 (12.50%) Banking
4 9 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Architect
3 13 (18.06%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Administrator
4 11 (15.28%) SOA Administrator
5 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 9 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Consultant
5 9 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 9 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (12.50%) WebLogic Administrator
6 8 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) Software Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) .NET
2 28 (38.89%) XML
3 26 (36.11%) HTML
4 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
5 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (27.78%) SOAP
7 19 (26.39%) REST
8 18 (25.00%) WCF
9 17 (23.61%) CSS
10 14 (19.44%) jQuery
10 14 (19.44%) Web Services
11 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (18.06%) XSLT
12 10 (13.89%) Java EE
13 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
14 7 (9.72%) Entity Framework
15 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (8.33%) Spring
16 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 5 (6.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.33%) e-Learning
4 5 (6.94%) Blockchain
4 5 (6.94%) Cryptography
4 5 (6.94%) Fintech
4 5 (6.94%) User Experience
4 5 (6.94%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.39%) FMCG
7 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Unix
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) MVC
2 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) UML
4 17 (23.61%) Scrum
5 16 (22.22%) Data Management
6 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (20.83%) Web Development
7 14 (19.44%) Project Management
7 14 (19.44%) Service Delivery
8 13 (18.06%) SOLID
9 12 (16.67%) ETL
10 11 (15.28%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (13.89%) ArchiMate
12 9 (12.50%) High Availability
12 9 (12.50%) SDLC
12 9 (12.50%) Time Management
13 8 (11.11%) CRM
13 8 (11.11%) Presales
13 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 7 (9.72%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) C#
2 21 (29.17%) Java
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
4 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.06%) XPath
5 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (56.94%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Rackspace
3 5 (6.94%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) BEA
5 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.39%) Software AG
5 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.39%) webMethods
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