The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 29 35 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.81% 1.46% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 1.61% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £38,813 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.67% -  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.91%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 149 186 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 83.71% 90.29% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 105 169 127
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Shropshire

SOA
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford 0 5 £38,813 -8.67% 2
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Microservices
3 13 (65.00%) Middleware
4 12 (60.00%) TDD
5 11 (55.00%) API Design
6 10 (50.00%) Data Analytics
6 10 (50.00%) Analytics
6 10 (50.00%) Scrum
6 10 (50.00%) Kanban
7 9 (45.00%) Pega
7 9 (45.00%) Web Services
7 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (45.00%) Coaching
8 8 (40.00%) SDLC
9 7 (35.00%) OpenText
10 6 (30.00%) Documentum
10 6 (30.00%) XML
10 6 (30.00%) XSLT
10 6 (30.00%) SOAP
10 6 (30.00%) Puppet
10 6 (30.00%) REST
10 6 (30.00%) JSON
10 6 (30.00%) Maven
10 6 (30.00%) DevOps
10 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (30.00%) WSO2
11 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
12 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (20.00%) Test Automation

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (30.00%) Documentum
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (15.00%) OpenText Process Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Case Management Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Middleware
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) JSON
3 6 (30.00%) REST
3 6 (30.00%) SOAP
3 6 (30.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Microservices
3 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) API Design
5 10 (50.00%) Analytics
5 10 (50.00%) Data Analytics
5 10 (50.00%) Kanban
5 10 (50.00%) Scrum
6 9 (45.00%) Coaching
6 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (40.00%) SDLC
8 6 (30.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (20.00%) Content Management
10 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CITP
2 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Pega
2 7 (35.00%) OpenText
3 6 (30.00%) WSO2
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
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