The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 176 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
SOA Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3374 3496 3842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.66% 96.68% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2860 2853 3177
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SOA Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

SOA Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 - -
Salford - 3 - -
Stockport - 3 - -
SOA Architect
North West

SOA Architect
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited SOA Architect in their job title 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 with SOA Architect in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
3 7 (70.00%) Retail
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) OOD
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) JDBC
4 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) REST
5 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited SOA Architect in their job title 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 with SOA Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JDBC
2 6 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle