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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 51 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.33% 1.99% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.30% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
330 392 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 87.53% 86.53% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 291 296 287
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (66.67%) WCF
5 8 (53.33%) Data Transformation
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (40.00%) Resource Management
8 5 (33.33%) C#
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle
10 1 (6.67%) Java
10 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (6.67%) Unix
10 1 (6.67%) Windows
10 1 (6.67%) Solaris
10 1 (6.67%) JMS
10 1 (6.67%) EAI
10 1 (6.67%) ETL
10 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
10 1 (6.67%) Process Management
10 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (6.67%) Middleware
10 1 (6.67%) Project Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 8 (53.33%) Development Manager
2 6 (40.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
1 1 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (53.33%) Data Transformation
3 6 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 5 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Case Management
5 1 (6.67%) EAI
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Pega
3 1 (6.67%) Tumbleweed
3 1 (6.67%) VMware