The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 28 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.15% 3.81% 14.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 5.11% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 28
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 176 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 69.55% 74.58% 71.20%
Number of salaries quoted 158 153 118
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Staffordshire

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
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 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) N-Tier
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) VB
3 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (29.41%) XSLT
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) XHTML
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) SEO
5 5 (29.41%) AccuRev
5 5 (29.41%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) OLTP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Integration Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (29.41%) XSLT
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) XHTML
4 5 (29.41%) Ajax
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) N-Tier
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
1 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
1 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) SEO
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) VB
2 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) VB6
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) AccuRev
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
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