The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 49 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.71% 0.25% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.28% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Median salary £62,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +33.33%
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 Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
260 357 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.04% 90.61% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 230 208 340
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £51,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SOA.

1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Product Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) MCSD
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft