The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.37% 1.14% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 1.30% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £63,750 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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 Macclesfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 154 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 89.33% 88.00% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 151 127 124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

SOA
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

SOA Salary Trend in Macclesfield

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) WPF
3 7 (77.78%) Symfony
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) CRM
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET
5 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (55.56%) MSMQ
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Doctrine
6 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 4 (44.44%) Workflow
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) WPF
3 7 (77.78%) Symfony
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
4 5 (55.56%) MSMQ
4 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) Doctrine
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) EPiServer