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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 37 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.79% 1.74% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.09% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
233 191 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.83% 83.04% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 204 159 223
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Solihull

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
4 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Data Conversion
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Log4j
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) JAXB
4 1 (12.50%) JAX-RPC
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Conversion
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle