The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 58 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.37% 2.56% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 3.25% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 17
Average salary £35,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.88% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,550 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 277 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 84.62% 78.69% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 357 213 350
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SOA
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Warrington region.

SOA Salary Trend in Warrington

SOA
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Warrington

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 24 (55.81%) HTML
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
3 18 (41.86%) N-Tier
3 18 (41.86%) Retail
4 17 (39.53%) CSS
5 16 (37.21%) Web Services
6 15 (34.88%) Migration
6 15 (34.88%) Data Migration
7 14 (32.56%) nginx
7 14 (32.56%) HL7
7 14 (32.56%) HTML5
7 14 (32.56%) MySQL
7 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (32.56%) Apache
7 14 (32.56%) Linux
8 13 (30.23%) SMS
8 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
8 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (27.91%) PHP
10 10 (23.26%) C#
11 9 (20.93%) SOAP
11 9 (20.93%) .NET
11 9 (20.93%) Python
11 9 (20.93%) Subversion
11 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (20.93%) Ajax
11 9 (20.93%) TDD
11 9 (20.93%) jQuery
11 9 (20.93%) Web Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (32.56%) Apache
1 14 (32.56%) nginx
2 9 (20.93%) uWSGI
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) SMS
2 2 (4.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) MySQL
3 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Subversion
1 9 (20.93%) Mercurial
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (41.86%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Architect
2 16 (37.21%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (27.91%) Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
6 5 (11.63%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Chief Technical Officer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Head of Development
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Development Manager
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) CSS
3 16 (37.21%) Web Services
4 14 (32.56%) HTML5
5 9 (20.93%) CSS3
5 9 (20.93%) Flask
5 9 (20.93%) SOAP
5 9 (20.93%) .NET
5 9 (20.93%) Ajax
5 9 (20.93%) JSON
5 9 (20.93%) jQuery
5 9 (20.93%) SQLAlchemy
6 5 (11.63%) Spring
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.33%) Itk
8 1 (2.33%) XML
8 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) N-Tier
2 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Migration
1 15 (34.88%) Data Migration
2 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.93%) TDD
3 9 (20.93%) Web Development
4 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Supply Chain Management
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) ERP
6 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.98%) UML
7 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) MVC
8 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) PHP
4 10 (23.26%) C#
5 9 (20.93%) Python
6 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) HL7
2 5 (11.63%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Rackspace
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Epicor
3 2 (4.65%) Fujitsu