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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 81 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.49% 2.14% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.54% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 35
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £51,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £69,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +1.00%
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
973 1180 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.35% 84.11% 88.70%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1041 1462
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SOA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +8 6 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Wilmslow - 5 £34,000 - 2
Knutsford -1 1 - -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) SOAP
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) WCF
5 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
6 7 (29.17%) SAML
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) EJB
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.83%) EAI
8 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.83%) Advertising
9 4 (16.67%) Workflow
9 4 (16.67%) Back Office
9 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 4 (16.67%) SLA
9 4 (16.67%) SQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Advertising
3 4 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Web Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) SOAP
2 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 8 (33.33%) WCF
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) SAML
4 5 (20.83%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) EAI
4 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
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