The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 74 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.53% 0.84% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.92% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £47,750 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -32.14%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
665 762 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.31% 90.93% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 557 593 448
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SOA.

1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) MVC
6 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
7 9 (27.27%) Retail
7 9 (27.27%) Degree
7 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 9 (27.27%) Scrum
8 8 (24.24%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (24.24%) User Stories
9 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) TDD
10 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
10 6 (18.18%) MSF
10 6 (18.18%) People Management
10 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
11 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.15%) SOLID
11 5 (15.15%) JMS
11 5 (15.15%) XML
11 5 (15.15%) J2EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) CICS
1 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Ant
2 4 (12.12%) Hudson
2 4 (12.12%) Maven
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Architect
7 5 (15.15%) Lead Software Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
8 4 (12.12%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
8 4 (12.12%) XML Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Designer
9 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (6.06%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) JMS
4 5 (15.15%) XML
5 4 (12.12%) JDBC
5 4 (12.12%) RESTful
5 4 (12.12%) Spring
5 4 (12.12%) Struts
5 4 (12.12%) XML Schema
5 4 (12.12%) XSLT
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) LINQ
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware
6 2 (6.06%) WCF
6 2 (6.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) User Stories
6 6 (18.18%) MSF
6 6 (18.18%) People Management
6 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 5 (15.15%) SOLID
8 4 (12.12%) EAI
8 4 (12.12%) Line Management
9 3 (9.09%) API Development
9 3 (9.09%) API Integration
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (6.06%) API Design
10 2 (6.06%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSD
2 2 (6.06%) MCTS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) BEA
3 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.03%) webMethods