The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 54 14 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.15% 0.78% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 1.03% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 51
Average salary £40,000 £59,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.20% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1374 1362 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.21% 76.05% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1094 1539
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,850 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SOA
North West

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Warrington -6 20 £40,000 +4.57% 1
Knutsford - 11 £40,000 - 1
Crewe +12 4 £48,250 - 1
Macclesfield +11 1 £35,500 -39.83%
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 45 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (36.00%) SQL
3 35 (35.00%) .NET
4 34 (34.00%) C#
5 33 (33.00%) HTML
6 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 31 (31.00%) Web Services
7 31 (31.00%) Finance
8 25 (25.00%) TDD
9 24 (24.00%) CSS
10 23 (23.00%) ASP.NET
11 21 (21.00%) SOAP
11 21 (21.00%) N-Tier
11 21 (21.00%) Retail
12 20 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 20 (20.00%) Migration
13 19 (19.00%) MVC
13 19 (19.00%) Linux
13 19 (19.00%) HTML5
14 18 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (17.00%) Data Migration
15 17 (17.00%) Oracle
16 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
16 16 (16.00%) Scrum
16 16 (16.00%) HL7
16 16 (16.00%) jQuery
17 14 (14.00%) nginx
17 14 (14.00%) MySQL
17 14 (14.00%) SMS
17 14 (14.00%) Apache

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 14 (14.00%) Apache
1 14 (14.00%) nginx
2 9 (9.00%) uWSGI
3 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.00%) SAS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.00%) IIS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.00%) Confluence
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) SMS
2 6 (6.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (14.00%) MySQL
4 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (4.00%) Big Data
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.00%) Essbase
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.00%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.00%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (13.00%) Subversion
2 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.00%) Mercurial
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.00%) JUnit
4 4 (4.00%) Maven
4 4 (4.00%) Selenium
4 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.00%) JIRA
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.00%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.00%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.00%) NDepend
General
1 31 (31.00%) Finance
2 21 (21.00%) Retail
3 6 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.00%) Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.00%) Automotive
6 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (42.00%) Architect
2 40 (40.00%) Developer
3 29 (29.00%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (17.00%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.00%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Senior Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Software Programmer
7 7 (7.00%) Programmer
7 7 (7.00%) .NET Programmer
8 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Applications Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) C# Programmer
9 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) .NET
2 33 (33.00%) HTML
3 31 (31.00%) Web Services
4 24 (24.00%) CSS
5 23 (23.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (21.00%) SOAP
7 19 (19.00%) HTML5
8 16 (16.00%) jQuery
9 12 (12.00%) XML
9 12 (12.00%) CSS3
10 11 (11.00%) WCF
11 10 (10.00%) JSON
11 10 (10.00%) Ajax
12 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (9.00%) Spring
12 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
12 9 (9.00%) SQLAlchemy
12 9 (9.00%) Flask
13 8 (8.00%) XSLT
14 5 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) GIS
5 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Exalytics
6 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) Life Science
6 2 (2.00%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.00%) Informatics
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.00%) Windows
3 7 (7.00%) UNIX
4 3 (3.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) TDD
2 20 (20.00%) Migration
2 20 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (19.00%) MVC
4 17 (17.00%) Data Migration
5 16 (16.00%) Scrum
5 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.00%) MVVM
7 12 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
8 11 (11.00%) Risk Management
8 11 (11.00%) OO
9 10 (10.00%) Project Management
9 10 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.00%) Web Development
10 9 (9.00%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (8.00%) UML
12 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.00%) PRINCE
13 6 (6.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) SQL
2 34 (34.00%) C#
3 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.00%) PHP
4 13 (13.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.00%) Python
7 8 (8.00%) Java
8 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.00%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
2 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.00%) CCA
5 2 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) HL7
2 6 (6.00%) COBIT
2 6 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) Rackspace
3 5 (5.00%) Fujitsu
3 5 (5.00%) Hyperion
3 5 (5.00%) Epicor
4 4 (4.00%) JBoss
4 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.00%) Google
5 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Informatica
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Telerik
6 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.00%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.00%) DevExpress
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