The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 126 94 125
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +31
Permanent jobs citing SOA 57 95 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 2.84% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 3.21% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 45 76 52
Median salary £52,500 £50,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +12.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SOA
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3066 2956 3416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.90% 88.45% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2623 2464 2776
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,150 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SOA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SOA Salary Trend in Manchester

SOA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SOA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +14 5 £67,500 +4.65% 1
Salford +7 3 - -
Bolton - 3 - -
Cheadle - 3 £47,500 -
Altrincham +5 1 £50,000 +5.26%
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SOA.

1 95 (58.64%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (57.41%) .NET
3 83 (51.23%) C#
4 80 (49.38%) MVC
5 72 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 68 (41.98%) OO
7 66 (40.74%) Java
8 65 (40.12%) HTML
9 64 (39.51%) JavaScript
10 60 (37.04%) Scrum
11 56 (34.57%) TDD
11 56 (34.57%) SQL Server
12 53 (32.72%) REST
13 50 (30.86%) ASP.NET
13 50 (30.86%) CSS
14 45 (27.78%) SQL
14 45 (27.78%) Web Services
15 43 (26.54%) SOAP
15 43 (26.54%) WPF
15 43 (26.54%) Mentoring
16 40 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (24.69%) HTML5
17 39 (24.07%) AngularJS
17 39 (24.07%) jQuery
17 39 (24.07%) N-Tier
17 39 (24.07%) Internet
18 37 (22.84%) Microsoft Azure
19 36 (22.22%) Git (software)
20 34 (20.99%) XML
20 34 (20.99%) NoSQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.26%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.79%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.17%) Apache
4 9 (5.56%) Mule
4 9 (5.56%) nginx
5 8 (4.94%) JBoss
6 6 (3.70%) IIS
7 5 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (3.09%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.62%) Confluence
8 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 19 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.62%) CATIA
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (9.88%) SaaS
4 13 (8.02%) PaaS
5 9 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.70%) Amazon S3
6 6 (3.70%) GitHub
6 6 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (3.09%) IaaS
8 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.62%) Office 365
8 1 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.07%) Internet
2 29 (17.90%) HTTP
3 8 (4.94%) SSL
4 5 (3.09%) SPDY
5 2 (1.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.62%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.62%) BGP
6 1 (0.62%) DNS
6 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.62%) Firewall
6 1 (0.62%) LDAP
6 1 (0.62%) OSPF
6 1 (0.62%) SAN
6 1 (0.62%) VoIP
6 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 34 (20.99%) NoSQL
3 15 (9.26%) MySQL
4 14 (8.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (6.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.56%) Redis
6 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.94%) Couchbase
8 7 (4.32%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (3.70%) Hazelcast
10 4 (2.47%) Big Data
10 4 (2.47%) DB2
11 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.20%) Visual Studio
3 21 (12.96%) NUnit
4 20 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.79%) Maven
6 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.32%) Selenium
8 6 (3.70%) git-flow
8 6 (3.70%) Hudson
9 3 (1.85%) JIRA
9 3 (1.85%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.85%) Subversion
10 1 (0.62%) Ant
10 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.62%) FishEye
10 1 (0.62%) JMeter
10 1 (0.62%) JUnit
10 1 (0.62%) MSTest
10 1 (0.62%) Phing
10 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (19.14%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Banking
3 12 (7.41%) Retail
4 8 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
5 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (40.74%) Developer
2 39 (24.07%) Architect
3 35 (21.60%) Software Engineer
4 30 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 29 (17.90%) .NET Developer
6 28 (17.28%) C# Software Engineer
7 26 (16.05%) .NET Software Engineer
8 24 (14.81%) C# Developer
8 24 (14.81%) Senior Developer
9 22 (13.58%) Senior Software Engineer
9 22 (13.58%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (11.73%) Software Manager
12 17 (10.49%) Java Developer
12 17 (10.49%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (10.49%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 14 (8.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 13 (8.02%) Senior Java Developer
15 12 (7.41%) SOA Architect
15 12 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (57.41%) .NET
2 65 (40.12%) HTML
3 53 (32.72%) REST
4 50 (30.86%) ASP.NET
4 50 (30.86%) CSS
5 45 (27.78%) Web Services
6 43 (26.54%) SOAP
6 43 (26.54%) WPF
7 40 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (24.69%) HTML5
8 39 (24.07%) AngularJS
8 39 (24.07%) jQuery
9 34 (20.99%) XML
10 31 (19.14%) .NET Framework
11 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (16.67%) CSS3
12 27 (16.67%) JSON
13 26 (16.05%) Node.js
14 24 (14.81%) JMS
15 23 (14.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.07%) N-Tier
2 26 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (8.64%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.94%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.94%) LIMS
6 6 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.70%) iPad
6 6 (3.70%) User Experience
7 3 (1.85%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.23%) Contactless
8 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.62%) BYOD
9 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (1.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (58.64%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (49.38%) MVC
3 72 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 68 (41.98%) OO
5 60 (37.04%) Scrum
6 56 (34.57%) TDD
7 43 (26.54%) Mentoring
8 31 (19.14%) Unit Testing
9 30 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (18.52%) Web Development
10 25 (15.43%) BDD
10 25 (15.43%) Open Source
11 22 (13.58%) UML
12 20 (12.35%) DevOps
12 20 (12.35%) Multithreading
13 18 (11.11%) Analytics
13 18 (11.11%) Coaching
13 18 (11.11%) Data Analytics
13 18 (11.11%) Machine Learning
14 16 (9.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 83 (51.23%) C#
2 66 (40.74%) Java
3 64 (39.51%) JavaScript
4 45 (27.78%) SQL
5 18 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 15 (9.26%) PHP
7 12 (7.41%) C
8 11 (6.79%) Python
9 10 (6.17%) Ruby
10 9 (5.56%) Go
11 8 (4.94%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.70%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.09%) C++
14 4 (2.47%) Scala
15 3 (1.85%) VB
16 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (16.05%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.62%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.62%) CISSP
3 1 (0.62%) MBA
3 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.20%) QA
2 6 (3.70%) COBIT
3 2 (1.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (8.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) KVM
2 1 (0.62%) oVirt
2 1 (0.62%) Postfix
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.05%) Oracle
3 14 (8.64%) webMethods
4 12 (7.41%) IBM
5 9 (5.56%) WSO2
6 7 (4.32%) Google
7 6 (3.70%) MuleSoft
8 5 (3.09%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.09%) Software AG
8 5 (3.09%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.47%) Cognizant
9 4 (2.47%) SAP
10 3 (1.85%) Teradata
11 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.23%) Twitter
11 2 (1.23%) Zend
12 1 (0.62%) Adobe
12 1 (0.62%) Apple
12 1 (0.62%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.62%) VMware
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