The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.03% 4.73% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 6.20% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 8
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
SOA
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 242 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 85.13% 76.34% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 145 195 147
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SOA
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SOA Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
4 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Java

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
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