The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 65 70 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 7 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.46% 1.06% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.17% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 32
Median salary £46,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,950 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,710 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +1.41%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
612 596 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.47% 90.58% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 552 509 438
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 £24,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -13 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Lichfield -2 3 £48,500 +21.25%
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 49 (90.74%) C#
3 48 (88.89%) ASP.NET
4 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (64.81%) REST
6 31 (57.41%) WCF
7 30 (55.56%) XML
8 29 (53.70%) HTML
8 29 (53.70%) SQL
9 26 (48.15%) Visual Studio
10 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
11 23 (42.59%) .NET Framework
11 23 (42.59%) ReSharper
11 23 (42.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (42.59%) NUnit
11 23 (42.59%) Entity Framework
12 22 (40.74%) Ajax
13 21 (38.89%) T-SQL
13 21 (38.89%) HTML5
14 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (37.04%) OOP
14 20 (37.04%) MVC
15 19 (35.19%) XSD
15 19 (35.19%) OOD
15 19 (35.19%) ADO.NET
15 19 (35.19%) TDD
16 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
17 16 (29.63%) DevExpress
17 16 (29.63%) LINQ

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (9.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (7.41%) Exstream
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (48.15%) Visual Studio
2 23 (42.59%) NUnit
2 23 (42.59%) ReSharper
2 23 (42.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (29.63%) NSubstitute
4 10 (18.52%) Moq
5 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 9 (16.67%) Selenium
6 6 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.70%) Subversion
8 1 (1.85%) Grunt
8 1 (1.85%) gulp
8 1 (1.85%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.85%) Mocha
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 22 (40.74%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
6 9 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
8 7 (12.96%) Architect
9 5 (9.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Engineering Manager
9 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
10 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 48 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 35 (64.81%) REST
4 31 (57.41%) WCF
5 30 (55.56%) XML
6 29 (53.70%) HTML
7 23 (42.59%) .NET Framework
7 23 (42.59%) Entity Framework
8 22 (40.74%) Ajax
9 21 (38.89%) HTML5
10 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (35.19%) ADO.NET
11 19 (35.19%) XSD
12 16 (29.63%) LINQ
12 16 (29.63%) Ninject
12 16 (29.63%) WinForms
13 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
14 11 (20.37%) jQuery
15 10 (18.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (29.63%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
2 3 (5.56%) PMI
3 2 (3.70%) iPad
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) MVC
2 20 (37.04%) OOP
3 19 (35.19%) OOD
3 19 (35.19%) TDD
4 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
5 16 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (29.63%) Migration
6 11 (20.37%) SOLID
7 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (14.81%) CRM
8 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) Scrum
9 7 (12.96%) SDLC
10 6 (11.11%) Line Management
11 5 (9.26%) BDD
11 5 (9.26%) Coaching
11 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.26%) DevOps
11 5 (9.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 16 (29.63%) XAML
5 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.41%) Java
6 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.56%) VB
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Clojure
9 1 (1.85%) Erlang
9 1 (1.85%) F#
9 1 (1.85%) Go
9 1 (1.85%) Haskell
9 1 (1.85%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) DevExpress
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago