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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 28 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 39 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.13% 0.34% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 0.39% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 2 15
Median salary £47,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.29% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £37,750 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £39,750 £44,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 511 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.87% 86.61% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 416 469 406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +18 26 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £45,000 -
Lichfield - 4 £48,500 -
Stafford - 1 £37,500 -
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 78 (98.73%) .NET
2 73 (92.41%) C#
3 64 (81.01%) MVC
4 57 (72.15%) HTML
5 56 (70.89%) ASP.NET
5 56 (70.89%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (62.03%) JavaScript
7 45 (56.96%) HTML5
8 44 (55.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (54.43%) AngularJS
10 41 (51.90%) XML
11 40 (50.63%) CSS
12 37 (46.84%) SQL
13 36 (45.57%) Scrum
13 36 (45.57%) Software Engineering
14 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
15 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
16 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
17 31 (39.24%) Visual Studio
17 31 (39.24%) WCF
18 29 (36.71%) jQuery
19 28 (35.44%) TDD
20 26 (32.91%) Computer Science
20 26 (32.91%) Continuous Delivery
20 26 (32.91%) SOLID
21 24 (30.38%) Dynamics CRM
21 24 (30.38%) CRM
22 23 (29.11%) Continuous Integration
23 22 (27.85%) .NET Framework
23 22 (27.85%) T-SQL

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 17 (21.52%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (20.25%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.27%) JBoss
3 1 (1.27%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Internet
1 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
5 7 (8.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.80%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.80%) Riak
7 1 (1.27%) Big Data
7 1 (1.27%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.27%) Redis
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 31 (39.24%) Visual Studio
3 20 (25.32%) Selenium
3 20 (25.32%) Subversion
4 16 (20.25%) Moq
5 13 (16.46%) Jenkins
5 13 (16.46%) TeamCity
6 8 (10.13%) JSUnit
6 8 (10.13%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (10.13%) Mocha
7 7 (8.86%) CruiseControl
7 7 (8.86%) PhpStorm
7 7 (8.86%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Grunt
8 1 (1.27%) gulp
8 1 (1.27%) JUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Log4j
General
1 16 (20.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (11.39%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (59.49%) Developer
2 31 (39.24%) Senior Developer
3 18 (22.78%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (22.78%) C# Developer
4 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (21.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 16 (20.25%) HTML Developer
5 16 (20.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 14 (17.72%) Software Engineer
7 13 (16.46%) Architect
8 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (98.73%) .NET
2 57 (72.15%) HTML
3 56 (70.89%) ASP.NET
4 45 (56.96%) HTML5
5 44 (55.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (54.43%) AngularJS
7 41 (51.90%) XML
8 40 (50.63%) CSS
9 31 (39.24%) WCF
10 29 (36.71%) jQuery
11 22 (27.85%) .NET Framework
12 20 (25.32%) React
13 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (22.78%) Web Services
15 17 (21.52%) Entity Framework
15 17 (21.52%) SOAP
16 16 (20.25%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (11.39%) Middleware
19 8 (10.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.91%) Computer Science
2 16 (20.25%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (20.25%) NHS
2 16 (20.25%) PMI
3 12 (15.19%) N-Tier
4 9 (11.39%) Algorithms
4 9 (11.39%) Data Structures
4 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
4 9 (11.39%) Physics
5 7 (8.86%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (3.80%) Replication
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (81.01%) MVC
2 56 (70.89%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.57%) Scrum
3 36 (45.57%) Software Engineering
4 28 (35.44%) TDD
5 26 (32.91%) Continuous Delivery
5 26 (32.91%) SOLID
6 24 (30.38%) CRM
7 23 (29.11%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (25.32%) OO
9 16 (20.25%) Functional Programming
9 16 (20.25%) Unit Testing
9 16 (20.25%) Workflow
10 15 (18.99%) Open Source
11 13 (16.46%) OOP
12 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.66%) Refactoring
14 9 (11.39%) Complexity Analysis
14 9 (11.39%) Multithreaded Programming
14 9 (11.39%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (92.41%) C#
2 49 (62.03%) JavaScript
3 37 (46.84%) SQL
4 22 (27.85%) T-SQL
5 17 (21.52%) Java
6 16 (20.25%) Erlang
7 13 (16.46%) PowerShell
8 9 (11.39%) Clojure
8 9 (11.39%) F#
8 9 (11.39%) Go
8 9 (11.39%) Haskell
9 8 (10.13%) PHP
10 6 (7.59%) TypeScript
11 5 (6.33%) VB
12 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.27%) Apple
3 1 (1.27%) Google
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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