The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 85 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.32% 2.55% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.89% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 20
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,300 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Cheshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SOA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +9 6 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Warrington +2 4 £52,500 +50.00%
Wilmslow - 2 £40,500 - 1
Crewe +1 1 - - 1
Widnes - 1 £55,000 -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 27 (52.94%) .NET
3 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
4 20 (39.22%) UML
5 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 17 (33.33%) C#
6 17 (33.33%) IBM
7 16 (31.37%) Web Services
7 16 (31.37%) Data Management
7 16 (31.37%) Master Data Management
8 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (25.49%) Java
9 13 (25.49%) Degree
10 11 (21.57%) SQL
10 11 (21.57%) Oracle
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (21.57%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (19.61%) XML
12 9 (17.65%) ETL
12 9 (17.65%) WCF
13 8 (15.69%) Data Transformation
13 8 (15.69%) OO
13 8 (15.69%) J2EE
13 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
14 7 (13.73%) Banking
14 7 (13.73%) EAI
14 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
14 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.96%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SPSS
2 1 (1.96%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.92%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.96%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) CTI
1 2 (3.92%) H.323
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) VoIP
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.88%) Big Data
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.92%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.92%) SAP HANA
6 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Designer
2 13 (25.49%) Solutions Designer
3 12 (23.53%) Architect
4 10 (19.61%) Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Development Manager
5 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.76%) IT Manager
8 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.88%) .NET Architect
9 3 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
9 3 (5.88%) J2EE Designer
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (5.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) Web Services
3 10 (19.61%) XML
4 9 (17.65%) WCF
5 8 (15.69%) J2EE
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.80%) XSLT
7 4 (7.84%) CSS
7 4 (7.84%) CSS3
7 4 (7.84%) HTML
7 4 (7.84%) HTML5
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.96%) JMS
9 1 (1.96%) LINQ
9 1 (1.96%) Middleware
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) IVR
3 2 (3.92%) SCADA
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Solaris
2 1 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) UML
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 16 (31.37%) Data Management
4 16 (31.37%) Master Data Management
5 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (21.57%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (17.65%) ETL
8 8 (15.69%) Data Transformation
8 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (15.69%) OO
9 7 (13.73%) EAI
9 7 (13.73%) SDLC
10 5 (9.80%) Data Privacy
10 5 (9.80%) KYC
10 5 (9.80%) Line Management
10 5 (9.80%) Resource Management
10 5 (9.80%) Scrum
10 5 (9.80%) Use Case
11 4 (7.84%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (25.49%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) PL/1
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) IBM
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) SAP
5 3 (5.88%) Cognizant
5 3 (5.88%) Informatica
5 3 (5.88%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.92%) Avaya
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.92%) Genesys
6 2 (3.92%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.92%) Wonderware
7 1 (1.96%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.96%) Pega
7 1 (1.96%) Talend
7 1 (1.96%) Teradata
7 1 (1.96%) Tumbleweed
7 1 (1.96%) VMware
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago