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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 44 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.28% - 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% - 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
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
314 194 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 86.50% 82.55% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 251 138 61
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript