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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 15 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 9.57% 5.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 6.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £43,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
SOA
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 158 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 89.36% 89.27% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 99 53
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

SOA
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

SOA Salary Trend in Crewe

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 17 (80.95%) C#
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) WCF
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (38.10%) SaaS
6 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
7 7 (33.33%) WPF
7 7 (33.33%) LINQ
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) MVVM
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
10 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (19.05%) REST
10 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
10 4 (19.05%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (19.05%) Essbase
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) WCF
3 7 (33.33%) WPF
3 7 (33.33%) LINQ
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) SOAP
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) REST
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) XSD
7 2 (9.52%) XSLT
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Solaris
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (23.81%) MVVM
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat