The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 37 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.60% 6.01% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 7.00% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
SOA
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 200 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 76.28% 85.84% 67.00%
Number of salaries quoted 223 178 174
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SOA
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

SOA Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 12 (63.16%) HTML
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
1 12 (63.16%) CSS3
1 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
2 9 (47.37%) HTML5
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) B2B
3 8 (42.11%) Sass
3 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 7 (36.84%) Time Management
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
4 7 (36.84%) webMethods
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) R

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Developer
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
1 12 (63.16%) CSS3
1 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (47.37%) HTML5
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
3 8 (42.11%) Sass
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (42.11%) OO
1 8 (42.11%) B2B
2 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) webMethods
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago