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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 22 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.77% 4.17% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 4.47% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,250 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
165 179 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 96.49% 93.23% 75.43%
Number of salaries quoted 135 162 120
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) C#
3 33 (71.74%) HTML
3 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 33 (71.74%) CSS
3 33 (71.74%) MVC
4 32 (69.57%) jQuery
4 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (69.57%) HTML5
5 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
6 26 (56.52%) Software Engineering
7 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
7 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
8 23 (50.00%) XML
8 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (45.65%) T-SQL
9 21 (45.65%) WCF
9 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 20 (43.48%) React
10 20 (43.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 20 (43.48%) AngularJS
10 20 (43.48%) SQL
10 20 (43.48%) OO
10 20 (43.48%) Scrum
10 20 (43.48%) SOLID
11 19 (41.30%) Functional Programming
11 19 (41.30%) Degree
12 18 (39.13%) NoSQL
13 17 (36.96%) N-Tier
14 16 (34.78%) Enterprise Software

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 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
1 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) NoSQL
3 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
3 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
4 8 (17.39%) Riak
5 4 (8.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 13 (28.26%) Selenium
2 13 (28.26%) Subversion
2 13 (28.26%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Architect
2 14 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Developer
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Software Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Architect
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Database Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Linux Developer
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Technical Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
2 33 (71.74%) CSS
2 33 (71.74%) HTML
3 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 32 (69.57%) HTML5
3 32 (69.57%) jQuery
4 23 (50.00%) XML
5 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 21 (45.65%) WCF
6 20 (43.48%) AngularJS
6 20 (43.48%) React
7 11 (23.91%) SOAP
8 9 (19.57%) Velocity
9 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.04%) Ajax
9 6 (13.04%) Middleware
9 6 (13.04%) Web Services
9 6 (13.04%) WPF
9 6 (13.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
2 17 (36.96%) N-Tier
3 16 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (13.04%) Algorithms
4 6 (13.04%) Data Structures
5 4 (8.70%) Replication
6 2 (4.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) MVC
2 26 (56.52%) Software Engineering
3 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (43.48%) Continuous Delivery
4 20 (43.48%) OO
4 20 (43.48%) Scrum
4 20 (43.48%) SOLID
5 19 (41.30%) Functional Programming
6 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (28.26%) Open Source
8 12 (26.09%) OOP
9 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
9 11 (23.91%) Service Design
10 10 (21.74%) High Availability
10 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (19.57%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (19.57%) Refactoring
12 7 (15.22%) Web Development
13 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) T-SQL
4 20 (43.48%) SQL
5 15 (32.61%) Erlang
5 15 (32.61%) Java
6 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.04%) Clojure
7 6 (13.04%) F#
7 6 (13.04%) Go
7 6 (13.04%) Haskell
7 6 (13.04%) TypeScript
7 6 (13.04%) VB
8 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) TOWER Software