The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 27 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.98% 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £90,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
165 213 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 80.49% 83.53% 83.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 195 190
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SOA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SOA Salary Trend in Solihull

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test-First Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Lucene
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Technology
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Technology Services
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (33.33%) ODBC
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Linked Data
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test-First Development
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SPARQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft