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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 72 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 24 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.00% 2.74% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 3.01% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
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
1003 1562 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.65% 91.13% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1175 1101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +14 8 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 6 £41,250 -
Frodsham - 3 £25,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £45,000 -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) Web Services
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 12 (30.00%) Degree
7 11 (27.50%) Scrum
7 11 (27.50%) XML
7 11 (27.50%) OOP
7 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (27.50%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle
8 10 (25.00%) XSLT
8 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) HTML
10 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (20.00%) OO
10 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (20.00%) HTML5
10 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (20.00%) CSS3
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (15.00%) Structured Programming
11 6 (15.00%) Data Transformation
11 6 (15.00%) SCADA

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.50%) CATIA
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.00%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
2 2 (5.00%) CTI
2 2 (5.00%) H.323
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) OSPF
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data
5 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.00%) PowerCenter
6 2 (5.00%) SAP HANA
6 2 (5.00%) Spotfire
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.50%) DB2
7 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.50%) ERwin
4 1 (2.50%) git-flow
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
2 11 (27.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
6 5 (12.50%) SCADA Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Software Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Junior
8 3 (7.50%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) XML
4 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (25.00%) XSLT
5 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) HTML
6 8 (20.00%) CSS3
6 8 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.00%) Middleware
8 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.00%) JMS
9 2 (5.00%) JSON
9 2 (5.00%) SOAP
9 2 (5.00%) WCF
10 1 (2.50%) EDI
10 1 (2.50%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) SCADA
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) IVR
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) OOP
2 11 (27.50%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (15.00%) Data Transformation
4 6 (15.00%) Structured Programming
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) SDLC
5 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) CRUD
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Line Management
6 3 (7.50%) Master Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) PL/1
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) COBIT
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) KVM
2 1 (2.50%) oVirt
2 1 (2.50%) Postfix
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Wonderware
3 4 (10.00%) Cognizant
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) Informatica
4 3 (7.50%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) Avaya
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Genesys
5 2 (5.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) Teradata
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) webMethods
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago