The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.05% 7.65% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 10.00% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 22
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
512 530 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 82.32% 76.48% 82.55%
Number of salaries quoted 444 430 426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +7 2 £48,750 +14.70%
Stafford -12 1 £40,000 +37.93%
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 33 (94.29%) C#
1 33 (94.29%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) SQL
3 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
5 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (57.14%) MVC
7 19 (54.29%) HTML
7 19 (54.29%) XML
8 17 (48.57%) CSS
8 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
8 17 (48.57%) WCF
9 14 (40.00%) Ajax
9 14 (40.00%) VB.NET
10 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
10 13 (37.14%) HTML5
10 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
11 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (34.29%) OO
11 12 (34.29%) SOAP
11 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
11 12 (34.29%) Finance
12 11 (31.43%) Web Services
12 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (31.43%) jQuery
12 11 (31.43%) ReSharper
13 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (28.57%) Entity Framework
13 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
2 11 (31.43%) ReSharper
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) AccuRev
4 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Maven
5 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) Moq
5 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) Ant
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Back Office
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Architect
9 1 (2.86%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 19 (54.29%) HTML
3 19 (54.29%) XML
4 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
4 17 (48.57%) WCF
5 14 (40.00%) Ajax
6 13 (37.14%) HTML5
7 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (34.29%) SOAP
8 11 (31.43%) Web Services
8 11 (31.43%) jQuery
9 10 (28.57%) Entity Framework
10 9 (25.71%) ADO.NET
10 9 (25.71%) LINQ
11 5 (14.29%) XHTML
11 5 (14.29%) WPF
12 4 (11.43%) XSLT
13 3 (8.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) MVC
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) OO
4 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.86%) TDD
6 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.43%) SEO
8 3 (8.57%) Document Management
8 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.57%) Garbage Collection
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Release Management
9 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) UML
9 2 (5.71%) OOP
9 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.71%) Scrum
10 1 (2.86%) Migration
10 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 27 (77.14%) SQL
3 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.43%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) VB6
7 2 (5.71%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Growth
Posted: 23 days ago