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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 93 83 109
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 35 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.86% 2.26% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.66% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 16
Median salary £60,000 £54,285 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,496 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £84,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
1686 1618 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.68% 85.20% 83.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1362 1355
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (63.08%) SQL Server
2 35 (53.85%) HTML
2 35 (53.85%) Java
3 31 (47.69%) SQL
4 30 (46.15%) Finance
5 25 (38.46%) Linux
5 25 (38.46%) MVC
6 24 (36.92%) Oracle
7 23 (35.38%) C#
7 23 (35.38%) .NET
8 22 (33.85%) JBoss
8 22 (33.85%) Windows
8 22 (33.85%) CSS
8 22 (33.85%) XML
8 22 (33.85%) WebSphere
9 21 (32.31%) Java EE
9 21 (32.31%) Unix
10 20 (30.77%) Banking
11 16 (24.62%) WebLogic
11 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (24.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 15 (23.08%) UML
13 14 (21.54%) DB2
13 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
13 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
14 13 (20.00%) RDBMS
14 13 (20.00%) SSL
14 13 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (20.00%) High Availability

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 22 (33.85%) JBoss
1 22 (33.85%) WebSphere
2 16 (24.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (24.62%) WebLogic
3 12 (18.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) SaaS
4 3 (4.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (63.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 14 (21.54%) DB2
4 13 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
6 6 (9.23%) MySQL
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.54%) Big Data
8 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.23%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.54%) Gradle
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Log4j
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (46.15%) Finance
2 20 (30.77%) Banking
3 12 (18.46%) Retail
3 12 (18.46%) Retail Banking
3 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
4 8 (12.31%) International Banking
5 5 (7.69%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Developer
2 23 (35.38%) Consultant
3 21 (32.31%) Technical Consultant
4 17 (26.15%) .NET Developer
5 14 (21.54%) Architect
6 13 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (18.46%) Java Consultant
8 10 (15.38%) Software Consultant
9 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
9 9 (13.85%) SOA Consultant
9 9 (13.85%) SOA Technical Consultant
10 8 (12.31%) IT Architect
10 8 (12.31%) J2EE Consultant
11 7 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
12 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (9.23%) C# WCF Developer
12 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (9.23%) WCF Developer
12 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.85%) HTML
2 23 (35.38%) .NET
3 22 (33.85%) CSS
3 22 (33.85%) XML
4 21 (32.31%) Java EE
5 12 (18.46%) J2EE
6 11 (16.92%) WCF
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 10 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
8 9 (13.85%) SOAP
9 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
9 8 (12.31%) jQuery
10 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.77%) Web Services
11 5 (7.69%) JSON
11 5 (7.69%) REST
11 5 (7.69%) XSLT
12 4 (6.15%) RESTful
12 4 (6.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.62%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Linux
2 22 (33.85%) Windows
3 21 (32.31%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) MVC
2 15 (23.08%) UML
3 13 (20.00%) High Availability
4 12 (18.46%) Time Management
5 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.31%) TOGAF
8 7 (10.77%) SOLID
9 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
9 6 (9.23%) BDD
9 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.23%) CQRS
9 6 (9.23%) Database Security
9 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Presales
9 6 (9.23%) Re-Platforming
9 6 (9.23%) TDD
9 6 (9.23%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (7.69%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) Java
2 31 (47.69%) SQL
3 23 (35.38%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Sybase
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) CA
4 1 (1.54%) Google
4 1 (1.54%) Rackspace
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