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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.66% 1.70% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.11% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 18
Average salary £32,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
390 285 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 86.09% 80.74% 73.16%
Number of salaries quoted 337 221 335
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (51.85%) nginx
4 14 (51.85%) HTML5
4 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 14 (51.85%) MySQL
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 14 (51.85%) Apache
4 14 (51.85%) Retail
5 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) PHP
6 9 (33.33%) SOAP
6 9 (33.33%) Python
6 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (33.33%) Subversion
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (33.33%) Ajax
6 9 (33.33%) CSS3
6 9 (33.33%) Rackspace
6 9 (33.33%) Mercurial
6 9 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
6 9 (33.33%) Web Development
6 9 (33.33%) JSON
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) uWSGI
6 9 (33.33%) Flask
7 8 (29.63%) .NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (51.85%) Apache
1 14 (51.85%) nginx
2 9 (33.33%) uWSGI
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMS
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) MySQL
2 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Subversion
1 9 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 14 (51.85%) HTML5
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) SOAP
4 9 (33.33%) Ajax
4 9 (33.33%) JSON
4 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) Flask
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) Spring
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.70%) Itk
8 1 (3.70%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Client/Server
2 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
3 5 (18.52%) GIS
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (33.33%) TDD
1 9 (33.33%) Web Development
2 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Supply Chain Management
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
1 5 (18.52%) HL7
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Epicor