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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 33 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.89% 2.83% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 3.11% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 28
Median salary £48,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.56% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,075 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
515 546 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 91.96% 90.85% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 460 470 462
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Lichfield +7 12 £48,500 +21.25%
Stoke-on-Trent -9 11 £48,250 -8.09% 1
Stafford - 3 £37,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £45,000 -
Cannock - 1 £47,500 -
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 45 (91.84%) C#
3 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (75.51%) ASP.NET
5 32 (65.31%) HTML
6 30 (61.22%) MVC
7 27 (55.10%) SQL
7 27 (55.10%) XML
8 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
9 24 (48.98%) TDD
10 22 (44.90%) .NET Framework
10 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
10 22 (44.90%) HTML5
10 22 (44.90%) Entity Framework
11 20 (40.82%) WCF
11 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
12 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
13 17 (34.69%) Scrum
14 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
15 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
16 14 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
16 14 (28.57%) CRM
16 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (28.57%) REST
17 13 (26.53%) Moq
17 13 (26.53%) CSS
18 12 (24.49%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (24.49%) MS Office

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 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
1 12 (24.49%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
3 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Internet
1 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
2 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.53%) Moq
4 8 (16.33%) NUnit
4 8 (16.33%) ReSharper
5 7 (14.29%) NSubstitute
5 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (12.24%) Selenium
7 5 (10.20%) Subversion
8 4 (8.16%) JSUnit
8 4 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (8.16%) Mocha
9 3 (6.12%) CruiseControl
9 3 (6.12%) PhpStorm
9 3 (6.12%) PHPUnit
10 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.04%) Grunt
11 1 (2.04%) gulp
11 1 (2.04%) Log4j
General
1 12 (24.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 20 (40.82%) C# Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Senior Developer
5 16 (32.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (26.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (24.49%) HTML Developer
8 12 (24.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 10 (20.41%) Software Developer
10 5 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 37 (75.51%) ASP.NET
3 32 (65.31%) HTML
4 27 (55.10%) XML
5 22 (44.90%) .NET Framework
5 22 (44.90%) Entity Framework
5 22 (44.90%) HTML5
6 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (40.82%) WCF
7 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
8 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (28.57%) REST
9 13 (26.53%) CSS
10 12 (24.49%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (22.45%) ADO.NET
11 11 (22.45%) XSD
12 10 (20.41%) Web Services
13 7 (14.29%) Ajax
13 7 (14.29%) Middleware
13 7 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) NHS
1 12 (24.49%) PMI
2 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 7 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 7 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 7 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (4.08%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) MVC
3 24 (48.98%) TDD
4 17 (34.69%) Scrum
5 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
6 14 (28.57%) CRM
7 12 (24.49%) OOP
7 12 (24.49%) Workflow
8 11 (22.45%) OOD
8 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
9 10 (20.41%) Migration
9 10 (20.41%) SOLID
10 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
11 7 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (14.29%) Functional Programming
11 7 (14.29%) Low Latency
11 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 7 (14.29%) Open Source
12 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) C#
2 27 (55.10%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Java
6 7 (14.29%) Clojure
6 7 (14.29%) Erlang
6 7 (14.29%) F#
6 7 (14.29%) Go
6 7 (14.29%) Haskell
6 7 (14.29%) XAML
7 4 (8.16%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) Google
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