The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.00% 0.85% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.08% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £70,000 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
708 464 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.28% 78.91% 72.53%
Number of salaries quoted 553 391 307
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SOA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SOA Salary Trend in Coventry

SOA
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Coventry

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) UML
5 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (26.92%) MSTest
6 7 (26.92%) Moq
6 7 (26.92%) Ninject
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (26.92%) Silverlight
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) NUnit
6 7 (26.92%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (19.23%) XML Schema
8 5 (19.23%) webMethods
8 5 (19.23%) GIS
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) JDBC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Lumira
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) BODI
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) QlikView
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) NUnit
1 7 (26.92%) MSTest
1 7 (26.92%) Moq
2 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
3 3 (11.54%) Hudson
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Automotive
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Integration Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 7 (26.92%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
3 7 (26.92%) Silverlight
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Ninject
4 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) XML Schema
5 5 (19.23%) XSLT
5 5 (19.23%) J2EE
5 5 (19.23%) JDBC
6 4 (15.38%) MEAP
6 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 3 (11.54%) Struts
7 3 (11.54%) JMS
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
8 2 (7.69%) XSD
8 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) GIS
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) UML
3 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (26.92%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 5 (19.23%) EAI
7 4 (15.38%) Data Virtualisation
7 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) OO
9 2 (7.69%) OOP
9 2 (7.69%) ETL
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.69%) SDLC
10 1 (3.85%) Inmon Methodology
10 1 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) webMethods
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
2 4 (15.38%) WSO2
2 4 (15.38%) Kony
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.85%) Talend
5 1 (3.85%) Software AG
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica