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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 111 69 107
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +38
Permanent jobs citing SOA 37 61 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.50% 3.32% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 3.88% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 57 13
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
2133 1571 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.71% 85.52% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1257 1335
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 2 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 42 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 41 (46.59%) Oracle
3 40 (45.45%) MVC
4 37 (42.05%) C#
5 35 (39.77%) .NET
5 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 31 (35.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (30.68%) XML
9 26 (29.55%) SOAP
10 25 (28.41%) REST
11 24 (27.27%) Mobile App
12 23 (26.14%) Web Development
12 23 (26.14%) Git (software)
12 23 (26.14%) Web Services
12 23 (26.14%) SQL
13 22 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (25.00%) Scrum
13 22 (25.00%) Data Management
14 21 (23.86%) Finance
14 21 (23.86%) Service Delivery
15 20 (22.73%) TOGAF
15 20 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (22.73%) QA
16 19 (21.59%) BizTalk Server
16 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
17 18 (20.45%) HTML
17 18 (20.45%) Java
17 18 (20.45%) 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 19 (21.59%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 12 (13.64%) IIS
4 11 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 10 (11.36%) JBoss
6 8 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 8 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.55%) Apache
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.41%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.27%) CICS
9 2 (2.27%) MQSeries
9 2 (2.27%) Node.js
10 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.95%) PaaS
4 6 (6.82%) SaaS
5 3 (3.41%) IaaS
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.27%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) SSL
1 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.09%) DB2
3 8 (9.09%) MySQL
3 8 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Git (software)
2 20 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
4 15 (17.05%) Subversion
5 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.55%) NUnit
5 4 (4.55%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.27%) Gradle
6 2 (2.27%) JIRA
6 2 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Local Government
3 12 (13.64%) Retail
3 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 8 (9.09%) Banking
4 8 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Developer
2 30 (34.09%) Architect
3 17 (19.32%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Administrator
5 9 (10.23%) SOA Administrator
6 8 (9.09%) Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) SOA Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Software Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) Technical Architect
7 7 (7.95%) WebLogic Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.77%) .NET
2 33 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 31 (35.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (30.68%) XML
5 26 (29.55%) SOAP
6 25 (28.41%) REST
7 23 (26.14%) Web Services
8 18 (20.45%) HTML
9 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (19.32%) WCF
9 17 (19.32%) XSLT
10 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (10.23%) CSS
12 8 (9.09%) HTML5
12 8 (9.09%) Java EE
13 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.95%) CSS3
14 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.82%) Entity Framework
14 6 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 14 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (11.36%) User Experience
4 8 (9.09%) e-Learning
5 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.68%) VLE
7 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.41%) Linked Data
8 3 (3.41%) Semantic Web
9 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.27%) PKI
9 2 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.32%) Unix
2 13 (14.77%) Linux
3 12 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.45%) MVC
2 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (26.14%) Web Development
4 22 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (25.00%) Data Management
4 22 (25.00%) Scrum
5 21 (23.86%) Service Delivery
6 20 (22.73%) TOGAF
7 17 (19.32%) ArchiMate
7 17 (19.32%) CRM
8 16 (18.18%) SOLID
9 15 (17.05%) Mobile Application Development
10 14 (15.91%) ETL
10 14 (15.91%) Presales
11 11 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (12.50%) Project Management
12 10 (11.36%) Business Activity Monitoring
13 9 (10.23%) EAI
13 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
13 9 (10.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.05%) C#
2 23 (26.14%) SQL
3 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.45%) Java
5 17 (19.32%) XPath
6 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.68%) PHP
8 4 (4.55%) C++
8 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.41%) C
9 3 (3.41%) Perl
9 3 (3.41%) Ruby
10 2 (2.27%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.14%) VB
11 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Oracle
2 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.27%) BEA
4 2 (2.27%) SAP
4 2 (2.27%) Zend
5 1 (1.14%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.14%) Software AG
5 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.14%) webMethods
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