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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 154 134 136
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 42 61 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.11% 1.56% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.74% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 47
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -
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
3384 3510 3550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.71% 89.95% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2883 2901 2943
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Bolton -6 2 - -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 66 (65.35%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.50%) MVC
3 47 (46.53%) Java
4 40 (39.60%) JavaScript
4 40 (39.60%) Scrum
5 39 (38.61%) .NET
6 37 (36.63%) TDD
7 34 (33.66%) REST
8 32 (31.68%) C#
9 30 (29.70%) Web Services
10 29 (28.71%) HTML
11 27 (26.73%) Spring
12 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
12 25 (24.75%) Node.js
12 25 (24.75%) Git (software)
13 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
13 23 (22.77%) CSS
13 23 (22.77%) Finance
14 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (20.79%) iPad
15 20 (19.80%) SQL
15 20 (19.80%) SQL Server
16 19 (18.81%) ITIL
16 19 (18.81%) BDD
16 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
17 18 (17.82%) Degree
17 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET
18 17 (16.83%) OO
18 17 (16.83%) HTML5
19 16 (15.84%) AngularJS

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 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.95%) nginx
3 4 (3.96%) JBoss
4 3 (2.97%) Apache
5 2 (1.98%) Mule
5 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (3.96%) IaaS
5 3 (2.97%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.99%) GitHub
6 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) HTTP
2 6 (5.94%) Internet
3 5 (4.95%) SSL
4 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) MySQL
2 12 (11.88%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.92%) Big Data
3 8 (7.92%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.95%) Redis
5 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.98%) DB2
8 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.99%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.99%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (6.93%) JIRA
5 4 (3.96%) NUnit
5 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.97%) Subversion
6 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.99%) FishEye
7 1 (0.99%) JMeter
7 1 (0.99%) JUnit
7 1 (0.99%) Maven
7 1 (0.99%) Selenium
7 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Publishing
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) Developer
2 33 (32.67%) Architect
3 22 (21.78%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (18.81%) Senior Developer
5 18 (17.82%) Java Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (10.89%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.94%) SOA Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Java Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Software Manager
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.61%) .NET
2 34 (33.66%) REST
3 30 (29.70%) Web Services
4 29 (28.71%) HTML
5 27 (26.73%) Spring
6 25 (24.75%) Node.js
7 23 (22.77%) CSS
8 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET
9 17 (16.83%) HTML5
10 16 (15.84%) AngularJS
10 16 (15.84%) Hibernate
10 16 (15.84%) J2EE
10 16 (15.84%) XML
11 15 (14.85%) jQuery
11 15 (14.85%) React
11 15 (14.85%) Spring MVC
12 13 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (11.88%) .NET Framework
13 12 (11.88%) JSON
13 12 (11.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) iPad
2 15 (14.85%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.92%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.98%) Contactless
6 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.98%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.98%) NHS
6 2 (1.98%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Linux
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.50%) MVC
3 40 (39.60%) Scrum
4 37 (36.63%) TDD
5 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
6 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (18.81%) BDD
7 19 (18.81%) ITIL
7 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
8 17 (16.83%) OO
9 16 (15.84%) TOGAF
9 16 (15.84%) UML
10 15 (14.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (14.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (13.86%) Open Source
11 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
13 12 (11.88%) Zachman Framework
14 10 (9.90%) DevOps
14 10 (9.90%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.53%) Java
2 40 (39.60%) JavaScript
3 32 (31.68%) C#
4 20 (19.80%) SQL
5 14 (13.86%) PHP
6 7 (6.93%) Go
7 6 (5.94%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.95%) C
8 5 (4.95%) Python
8 5 (4.95%) Ruby
9 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.97%) Scala
10 3 (2.97%) VB
11 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) ISEB
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.98%) MBCS
5 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CISSP
5 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) COBIT
2 6 (5.94%) QA
3 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.98%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle
3 10 (9.90%) IBM
4 9 (8.91%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.98%) Apiary
5 2 (1.98%) Teradata
5 2 (1.98%) webMethods
5 2 (1.98%) WSO2
5 2 (1.98%) Zend
6 1 (0.99%) Apigee
6 1 (0.99%) Mashery
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
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