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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 156 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 47 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.26% 1.70% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.88% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 68
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £38,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
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
3337 3239 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.58% 90.07% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2925 2657 3146
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -5 2 £55,000 +57.14%
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 70 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (54.74%) Java
3 48 (50.53%) MVC
4 42 (44.21%) JavaScript
5 40 (42.11%) TDD
6 38 (40.00%) Scrum
7 37 (38.95%) Spring
8 36 (37.89%) REST
9 31 (32.63%) Web Services
10 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
11 29 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (30.53%) .NET
12 28 (29.47%) iPad
13 27 (28.42%) Node.js
13 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
14 26 (27.37%) HTML
15 25 (26.32%) C#
16 24 (25.26%) E-Commerce
16 24 (25.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (25.26%) BDD
17 23 (24.21%) Hibernate
17 23 (24.21%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (23.16%) React
19 21 (22.11%) Jenkins
20 20 (21.05%) PHP
20 20 (21.05%) ITIL
21 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
21 19 (20.00%) Finance
21 19 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 18 (18.95%) CSS

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 10 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (6.32%) Apache
3 5 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.21%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.05%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.05%) nginx
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) GitHub
4 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.05%) PaaS
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) HTTP
2 2 (2.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.05%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) Intranet
3 1 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) Big Data
2 14 (14.74%) Hadoop
3 13 (13.68%) MySQL
4 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.11%) DB2
7 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (22.11%) Jenkins
3 19 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (10.53%) JIRA
5 5 (5.26%) Maven
6 2 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.11%) Subversion
6 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.05%) FishEye
7 1 (1.05%) JMeter
7 1 (1.05%) JUnit
7 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Banking
2 7 (7.37%) Publishing
3 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Local Government
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Developer
2 29 (30.53%) Architect
3 21 (22.11%) Java Developer
4 18 (18.95%) Senior Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (10.53%) Senior Architect
8 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
8 9 (9.47%) Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.32%) AWS Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Java Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (5.26%) Technical Leader
12 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.21%) J2EE Architect
12 4 (4.21%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.95%) Spring
2 36 (37.89%) REST
3 31 (32.63%) Web Services
4 29 (30.53%) .NET
5 27 (28.42%) Node.js
6 26 (27.37%) HTML
7 23 (24.21%) Hibernate
8 22 (23.16%) React
9 18 (18.95%) CSS
10 15 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 15 (15.79%) J2EE
10 15 (15.79%) jQuery
10 15 (15.79%) XML
11 14 (14.74%) HTML5
11 14 (14.74%) Spring MVC
12 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
13 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (8.42%) JPA
14 8 (8.42%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (7.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) iPad
2 11 (11.58%) N-Tier
3 10 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 9 (9.47%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.11%) Contactless
7 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.11%) iSeries
7 2 (2.11%) NHS
7 2 (2.11%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Linux
2 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (50.53%) MVC
3 40 (42.11%) TDD
4 38 (40.00%) Scrum
5 29 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (25.26%) BDD
6 24 (25.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (25.26%) E-Commerce
7 23 (24.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (21.05%) ITIL
9 17 (17.89%) Open Source
9 17 (17.89%) UML
10 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (14.74%) DevOps
11 14 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
13 11 (11.58%) Business Analysis
13 11 (11.58%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
14 9 (9.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.74%) Java
2 42 (44.21%) JavaScript
3 25 (26.32%) C#
4 20 (21.05%) PHP
5 16 (16.84%) SQL
6 5 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.21%) Go
8 3 (3.16%) Scala
9 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.11%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.11%) VB
9 2 (2.11%) VBA
10 1 (1.05%) C
10 1 (1.05%) Groovy
10 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) ISEB
3 2 (2.11%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.11%) MBCS
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.05%) CISSP
4 1 (1.05%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) COBIT
2 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) SEPA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Marathon
1 1 (1.05%) Mesos
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) IBM
3 12 (12.63%) Cognizant
4 10 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.11%) Apiary
5 2 (2.11%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) Teradata
6 1 (1.05%) Apigee
6 1 (1.05%) Apple
6 1 (1.05%) Mashery
6 1 (1.05%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.05%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) Zend
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