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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 65 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 8 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.01% 1.29% 8.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.47% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 42
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £66,500 £50,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
621 544 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.35% 87.88% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 556 471 484
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £58,250
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -9 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Lichfield -6 2 £54,250 +55.00%
Stafford - 2 £42,500 -
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 50 (96.15%) .NET
2 48 (92.31%) C#
3 46 (88.46%) ASP.NET
4 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (69.23%) REST
6 31 (59.62%) WCF
7 30 (57.69%) XML
8 28 (53.85%) SQL
9 27 (51.92%) HTML
10 25 (48.08%) Visual Studio
10 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
10 25 (48.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (46.15%) ReSharper
11 24 (46.15%) NUnit
11 24 (46.15%) Ajax
12 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
12 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
12 22 (42.31%) Entity Framework
13 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (40.38%) OOP
14 20 (38.46%) XSD
14 20 (38.46%) ADO.NET
14 20 (38.46%) OOD
14 20 (38.46%) HTML5
15 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (34.62%) MVC
16 17 (32.69%) XAML
16 17 (32.69%) N-Tier
16 17 (32.69%) Migration
16 17 (32.69%) WinForms

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 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (11.54%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (7.69%) Exstream
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 25 (48.08%) Visual Studio
2 24 (46.15%) NUnit
2 24 (46.15%) ReSharper
3 17 (32.69%) NSubstitute
4 9 (17.31%) Selenium
5 8 (15.38%) Moq
6 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
6 7 (13.46%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 20 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 11 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Software Developer
6 9 (17.31%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Architect
8 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
9 5 (9.62%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Engineering Manager
10 4 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Manager
11 3 (5.77%) .NET Architect
11 3 (5.77%) Lead C# Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (96.15%) .NET
2 46 (88.46%) ASP.NET
3 36 (69.23%) REST
4 31 (59.62%) WCF
5 30 (57.69%) XML
6 27 (51.92%) HTML
7 24 (46.15%) Ajax
8 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
8 22 (42.31%) Entity Framework
9 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (38.46%) ADO.NET
10 20 (38.46%) HTML5
10 20 (38.46%) XSD
11 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (32.69%) LINQ
12 17 (32.69%) Ninject
12 17 (32.69%) WinForms
13 12 (23.08%) jQuery
14 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
15 9 (17.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (32.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) OOP
3 20 (38.46%) OOD
4 18 (34.62%) MVC
5 17 (32.69%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (32.69%) Migration
5 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
6 15 (28.85%) TDD
7 10 (19.23%) SOLID
8 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.46%) CRM
9 7 (13.46%) Line Management
9 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.54%) SDLC
11 5 (9.62%) Scrum
11 5 (9.62%) Web Development
12 4 (7.69%) Document Management
12 4 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
12 4 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) C#
2 28 (53.85%) SQL
3 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 17 (32.69%) XAML
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.77%) VB
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Clojure
9 1 (1.92%) Erlang
9 1 (1.92%) F#
9 1 (1.92%) Go
9 1 (1.92%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) DevExpress
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter
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