The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.13% 0.51% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 0.55% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £64,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
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
119 181 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.97% 92.35% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 108 165 172
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) SOA Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Web Architect
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE Architect
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Java Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Java Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) JDBC
5 3 (37.50%) SignalR
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) WinForms
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle