The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.83% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 137 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 82.08% 74.46% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 172 128 172
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SOA
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SOA Salary Trend in Stockport

SOA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (50.00%) Wonderware
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) ArchestrA
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (50.00%) ArchestrA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Wonderware