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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 12 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 10.53% 3.76% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.99% 4.14% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
77 169 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 81.05% 90.86% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 120 111
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £51,500
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
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Crewe

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) WCF
2 8 (53.33%) WPF
2 8 (53.33%) LINQ
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) MVVM
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (26.67%) Solaris
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Essbase
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (26.67%) Essbase
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) WCF
2 8 (53.33%) WPF
2 8 (53.33%) LINQ
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSD
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) MVVM
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) VMware