The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 71 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 58.00% 65.14% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 57
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,976 £20,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £80,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Shropshire

SOA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft