The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 151 122 95
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -27
Permanent jobs citing SOA 38 67 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.93% 1.61% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.04% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 67
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3367 3278 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.32% 78.61% 75.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2796 2538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
SOA
North West

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SOA
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport 0 5 £60,000 +110.52% 1
Sale +1 1 - -
Cheadle -13 1 - -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 35 (43.21%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) C#
2 33 (40.74%) Web Services
3 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
4 31 (38.27%) Oracle
5 27 (33.33%) Java
5 27 (33.33%) SQL
6 21 (25.93%) Windows
7 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
7 20 (24.69%) WebLogic
8 19 (23.46%) MVC
9 18 (22.22%) HTML
10 17 (20.99%) CSS
10 17 (20.99%) XML
10 17 (20.99%) XSLT
11 16 (19.75%) VB.NET
12 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database
13 14 (17.28%) IBM
14 13 (16.05%) Oracle BPM
15 12 (14.81%) Open Source
15 12 (14.81%) Oracle Fusion
15 12 (14.81%) WebSphere
15 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
16 11 (13.58%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (13.58%) VMware
16 11 (13.58%) Degree
16 11 (13.58%) WCF
17 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
17 10 (12.35%) Waterfall

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (24.69%) WebLogic
2 12 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.64%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (8.64%) WebLogic Integration
4 7 (8.64%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (8.64%) AquaLogic
4 7 (8.64%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.47%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.47%) Apache
7 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (8.64%) AquaLogic BPM
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.70%) DB2
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.23%) MySQL
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.23%) JUnit
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) NUnit
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) Moq
1 1 (1.23%) FxCop
1 1 (1.23%) StyleCop
1 1 (1.23%) Gerrit
1 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (8.64%) Advertising
1 7 (8.64%) Retail
2 5 (6.17%) Local Government
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Military
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) Analyst
3 23 (28.40%) C# Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Web Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Architect
4 16 (19.75%) Analyst Developer
4 16 (19.75%) C# Web Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Web Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (11.11%) DBA
6 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (9.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 8 (9.88%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Junior DBA
9 6 (7.41%) Junior Oracle DBA
9 6 (7.41%) Junior
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) Web Services
3 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
4 18 (22.22%) HTML
5 17 (20.99%) CSS
5 17 (20.99%) XML
5 17 (20.99%) XSLT
6 12 (14.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (13.58%) WCF
8 6 (7.41%) LINQ
8 6 (7.41%) Middleware
9 5 (6.17%) J2EE
9 5 (6.17%) Ninject
10 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.70%) WPF
11 2 (2.47%) jQuery
11 2 (2.47%) Spring
11 2 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.47%) REST
11 2 (2.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Open Source
2 7 (8.64%) Client/Server
2 7 (8.64%) Mainframe
2 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.64%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (7.41%) NHS
4 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.47%) Physics
7 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.23%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Solaris
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) MVC
2 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
5 9 (11.11%) TDD
6 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
6 8 (9.88%) RUP
7 7 (8.64%) ERP
7 7 (8.64%) ITIL
7 7 (8.64%) E-business
7 7 (8.64%) Workflow
7 7 (8.64%) Unified Process
7 7 (8.64%) Release Management
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.17%) OO
9 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.17%) Scrum
9 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) C#
2 27 (33.33%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 16 (19.75%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.23%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Data Guard
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Oracle
2 14 (17.28%) IBM
3 11 (13.58%) VMware
4 7 (8.64%) Informatica
5 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.17%) Siebel
6 5 (6.17%) webMethods
6 5 (6.17%) SAP
7 4 (4.94%) Pega
7 4 (4.94%) JBoss
7 4 (4.94%) ILOG
7 4 (4.94%) Intel
8 3 (3.70%) Citrix
8 3 (3.70%) FatWire
8 3 (3.70%) Endeca
9 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.23%) HP
10 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.23%) Perforce
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 15 days ago