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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 86 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 19 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% 1.49% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.76% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 37
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 1079 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.67% 84.56% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 692 941 1321
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £54,000
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Knutsford +1 1 - - 2
Wilmslow -8 1 £34,000 -20.00% 2
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) SOAP
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (28.00%) SAML
7 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) WCF
7 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.00%) EAI
8 5 (20.00%) EJB
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) Advertising
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (20.00%) Software Delivery
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (16.00%) Workflow
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (16.00%) VMware
9 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange

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 9 (36.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
3 4 (16.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Environment Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) SOAP
2 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) SAML
2 7 (28.00%) WCF
3 5 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (8.00%) Java EE
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) EAI
3 5 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Cognizant
4 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Radbroke - Knutsford
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago