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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 32 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.31% 0.85% 10.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 0.95% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 25
Average salary £32,500 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
86 105 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 74.14% 88.98% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 63 169
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Crewe

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
3 4 (50.00%) MVVM
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) E-business

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu