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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 48 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.72% 2.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
333 232 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 82.22% 83.45% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 277 198 151
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) CSS
3 22 (88.00%) .NET
4 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (64.00%) OO
6 15 (60.00%) C#
6 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (52.00%) CSS3
9 12 (48.00%) Finance
10 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (40.00%) HTML5
11 10 (40.00%) SQL
11 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
11 10 (40.00%) Web Services
11 10 (40.00%) XML
11 10 (40.00%) MVC
11 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
12 9 (36.00%) Coaching
12 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
12 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (36.00%) MCSD
12 9 (36.00%) WCF
12 9 (36.00%) Wealth Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
3 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) NUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) MSTest
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (24.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (12.00%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (12.00%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
9 1 (4.00%) Architect
9 1 (4.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) CSS
3 22 (88.00%) .NET
4 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (52.00%) CSS3
8 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (40.00%) HTML5
8 10 (40.00%) Web Services
8 10 (40.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) WCF
9 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (28.00%) Sass
11 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 1 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
13 1 (4.00%) REST
13 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (36.00%) Wealth Management
3 9 (36.00%) Release Management
3 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (36.00%) Coaching
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) B2B
6 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (12.00%) Line Management
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
10 1 (4.00%) Scrum
10 1 (4.00%) TDD
10 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.00%) Project Management
10 1 (4.00%) CRM
10 1 (4.00%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) MCSD
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft