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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 48 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.27% 1.01% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.18% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
280 170 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 90.61% 85.86% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 259 149 200
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 June 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (86.21%) HTML
4 24 (82.76%) SQL
5 21 (72.41%) T-SQL
5 21 (72.41%) XML
5 21 (72.41%) WCF
6 20 (68.97%) .NET Framework
6 20 (68.97%) Entity Framework
7 19 (65.52%) REST
7 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (65.52%) ReSharper
7 19 (65.52%) NUnit
7 19 (65.52%) XSD
7 19 (65.52%) OOP
7 19 (65.52%) Visual Studio
7 19 (65.52%) ADO.NET
7 19 (65.52%) OOD
8 18 (62.07%) HTML5
9 16 (55.17%) WinForms
9 16 (55.17%) XAML
9 16 (55.17%) Migration
9 16 (55.17%) N-Tier
9 16 (55.17%) Windows
9 16 (55.17%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (55.17%) Inversion of Control
9 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
9 16 (55.17%) Team Foundation Server

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 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) NUnit
1 19 (65.52%) ReSharper
1 19 (65.52%) Visual Studio
2 16 (55.17%) NSubstitute
2 16 (55.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.24%) Selenium
5 3 (10.34%) Moq
6 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Software Developer
4 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
4 8 (27.59%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
3 21 (72.41%) WCF
3 21 (72.41%) XML
4 20 (68.97%) .NET Framework
4 20 (68.97%) Entity Framework
5 19 (65.52%) ADO.NET
5 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (65.52%) REST
5 19 (65.52%) XSD
6 18 (62.07%) HTML5
7 16 (55.17%) Ajax
7 16 (55.17%) LINQ
7 16 (55.17%) Ninject
7 16 (55.17%) WinForms
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
10 4 (13.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (55.17%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) OOD
2 19 (65.52%) OOP
3 16 (55.17%) Dependency Injection
3 16 (55.17%) Migration
3 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
4 10 (34.48%) SOLID
5 9 (31.03%) MVC
6 8 (27.59%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) BDD
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) DevOps
8 4 (13.79%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (13.79%) Line Management
8 4 (13.79%) System Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (82.76%) SQL
3 21 (72.41%) T-SQL
4 16 (55.17%) XAML
5 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) VB
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) DevExpress
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter
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