The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 119 130 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 88.15% 86.09% 86.25%
Number of salaries quoted 102 113 95
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Chester

SOA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SOA in Chester

SOA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft