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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 26 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 22 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.76% 1.12% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.61% 1.39% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 9
Median salary £42,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £43,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
229 144 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 91.24% 80.90% 77.00%
Number of salaries quoted 204 126 179
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SOA.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (83.33%) HTML
3 25 (83.33%) SQL
4 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
4 22 (73.33%) XML
4 22 (73.33%) WCF
5 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
5 21 (70.00%) Entity Framework
6 20 (66.67%) REST
6 20 (66.67%) XSD
6 20 (66.67%) OOP
6 20 (66.67%) Visual Studio
6 20 (66.67%) ADO.NET
6 20 (66.67%) OOD
7 19 (63.33%) ReSharper
7 19 (63.33%) NUnit
7 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (60.00%) HTML5
9 17 (56.67%) Ajax
9 17 (56.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (56.67%) DevExpress
9 17 (56.67%) N-Tier
9 17 (56.67%) WinForms
9 17 (56.67%) Windows
10 16 (53.33%) XAML
10 16 (53.33%) LINQ
10 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing

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

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 19 (63.33%) NUnit
2 19 (63.33%) ReSharper
3 17 (56.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (53.33%) NSubstitute
5 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (16.67%) Selenium
7 3 (10.00%) Moq
8 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 25 (83.33%) HTML
3 22 (73.33%) WCF
3 22 (73.33%) XML
4 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 21 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 20 (66.67%) ADO.NET
5 20 (66.67%) REST
5 20 (66.67%) XSD
6 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (60.00%) HTML5
8 17 (56.67%) Ajax
8 17 (56.67%) WinForms
9 16 (53.33%) LINQ
9 16 (53.33%) Ninject
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (30.00%) CSS
11 5 (16.67%) jQuery
12 4 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) N-Tier
2 16 (53.33%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) OOD
2 20 (66.67%) OOP
3 16 (53.33%) Dependency Injection
3 16 (53.33%) Migration
3 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 10 (33.33%) SOLID
5 9 (30.00%) MVC
5 9 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (13.33%) Line Management
7 4 (13.33%) System Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
4 16 (53.33%) XAML
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) DevExpress
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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