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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.40% 1.74% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 2.21% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £61,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
177 136 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 85.92% 79.07% 72.93%
Number of salaries quoted 156 122 115
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) Migration
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) XML
5 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 6 (46.15%) WCF
6 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
6 5 (38.46%) XSD
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) OOP
6 5 (38.46%) OOD
6 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 5 (38.46%) REST
7 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) WinForms
7 4 (30.77%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) NUnit
3 4 (30.77%) ReSharper
4 3 (23.08%) NSubstitute
4 3 (23.08%) Ranorex
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 1 (7.69%) Moq
6 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Manual Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 6 (46.15%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
6 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 5 (38.46%) REST
6 5 (38.46%) XSD
7 4 (30.77%) Ajax
7 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (30.77%) WinForms
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (23.08%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) LINQ
8 3 (23.08%) Ninject
9 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
2 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (23.08%) High Availability
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) XAML
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) DevExpress
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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