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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 51 62 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.92% 1.95% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 2.27% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.88%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
453 441 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.30% 86.13% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 394 366 213
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
3 18 (78.26%) Finance
3 18 (78.26%) WCF
4 17 (73.91%) Web Services
5 16 (69.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (65.22%) C#
7 12 (52.17%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
8 11 (47.83%) SQL
9 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (34.78%) OO
9 8 (34.78%) Resource Management
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (26.09%) Data Transformation
11 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
11 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (17.39%) Document Management
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
12 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
12 4 (17.39%) MVC
12 4 (17.39%) NoSQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Development Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) IT Development Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) WCF
3 17 (73.91%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) OO
1 8 (34.78%) Resource Management
2 6 (26.09%) Data Transformation
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Document Management
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Logistics
7 1 (4.35%) CQRS
7 1 (4.35%) MVVM
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) hybris