Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 84 68
Rank change year-on-year +2 -16 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.97% 1.82% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.06% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 39
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,500 £42,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £55,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +11.11%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,169 1,166 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 88.76% 88.20% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 964 993 1,059
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,333
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.23% +3.33%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Coventry

SOA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for SOA in Coventry

SOA
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for SOA.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) RESTful
2 23 (88.46%) Scrum
2 23 (88.46%) Docker
3 21 (80.77%) Unit Testing
4 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
5 17 (65.38%) TDD
5 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (65.38%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (65.38%) SQL
5 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
5 17 (65.38%) NoSQL
6 16 (61.54%) Node.js
6 16 (61.54%) Jenkins
6 16 (61.54%) User Experience
6 16 (61.54%) Microservices
6 16 (61.54%) React
6 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
7 15 (57.69%) Retail
7 15 (57.69%) Marathon
8 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (46.15%) Flask
9 12 (46.15%) User Stories
9 12 (46.15%) Machine Learning
9 12 (46.15%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (46.15%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (46.15%) Speech Recognition
9 12 (46.15%) Artificial Intelligence
9 12 (46.15%) Software Testing

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Apache Spark
1 5 (19.23%) JBoss
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (19.23%) WildFly
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
1 17 (65.38%) NoSQL
1 17 (65.38%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (46.15%) Data Mining
3 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (19.23%) Big Data
3 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
3 5 (19.23%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) JBehave
3 5 (19.23%) Mockito
4 4 (15.38%) Babel
4 4 (15.38%) Grunt
4 4 (15.38%) gulp
4 4 (15.38%) webpack
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 12 (46.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Python Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Python Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Java Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) RESTful
2 16 (61.54%) Node.js
2 16 (61.54%) React
3 12 (46.15%) Django
3 12 (46.15%) Flask
3 12 (46.15%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 5 (19.23%) Java EE
5 5 (19.23%) OAuth
5 5 (19.23%) OAuth2
5 5 (19.23%) Spring
5 5 (19.23%) Spring Boot
6 4 (15.38%) Browserify
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) Redux
6 4 (15.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) User Experience
2 12 (46.15%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Android
2 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Scrum
3 21 (80.77%) Unit Testing
4 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
5 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (65.38%) TDD
6 16 (61.54%) Microservices
6 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
7 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (46.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (46.15%) CRM
8 12 (46.15%) Machine Learning
8 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
8 12 (46.15%) Speech Recognition
8 12 (46.15%) User Stories
9 9 (34.62%) DSDM
9 9 (34.62%) Software Delivery
10 6 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (23.08%) MVC
11 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) ES6
6 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Marathon
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle