Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 22 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 4.87% 2.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 3.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 0
Shropshire median annual salary £71,500 £52,387 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.48% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -17.39%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 369 510 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.64% 88.39% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 264 385 243
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,384
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +2 22 £71,500 +36.48% 5
SOA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Middleware
2 20 (90.91%) Test Automation
3 19 (86.36%) TOGAF
3 19 (86.36%) Risk Management
4 18 (81.82%) Puppet
4 18 (81.82%) Jenkins
4 18 (81.82%) DevOps
5 17 (77.27%) Build Automation
5 17 (77.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 17 (77.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 17 (77.27%) Case Management
5 17 (77.27%) REST
5 17 (77.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (77.27%) Data Management
5 17 (77.27%) Business Analysis
5 17 (77.27%) Selenium
5 17 (77.27%) QMS
5 17 (77.27%) BPMN
5 17 (77.27%) Security Cleared
5 17 (77.27%) Pega
5 17 (77.27%) Validation
5 17 (77.27%) BPEL
5 17 (77.27%) Document Management
5 17 (77.27%) Quality Management
5 17 (77.27%) EMC
5 17 (77.27%) Tomcat
5 17 (77.27%) Documentum
5 17 (77.27%) SLA
5 17 (77.27%) SOAP

SOA
Co-occurring 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 17 (77.27%) Documentum
1 17 (77.27%) Tomcat
2 10 (45.45%) Apache
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 17 (77.27%) Selenium
3 11 (50.00%) Maven
4 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
2 10 (45.45%) Pega Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Software Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Architecture Manager
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Support
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) Middleware
2 17 (77.27%) REST
2 17 (77.27%) SOAP
2 17 (77.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Test Automation
3 19 (86.36%) Risk Management
3 19 (86.36%) TOGAF
4 18 (81.82%) DevOps
5 17 (77.27%) BPEL
5 17 (77.27%) BPMN
5 17 (77.27%) Build Automation
5 17 (77.27%) Business Analysis
5 17 (77.27%) Case Management
5 17 (77.27%) Data Management
5 17 (77.27%) Document Management
5 17 (77.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 17 (77.27%) QMS
5 17 (77.27%) Quality Management
5 17 (77.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (77.27%) Validation
6 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
7 10 (45.45%) Software Architecture
7 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 17 (77.27%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
Systems Management
1 18 (81.82%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) EMC
1 17 (77.27%) Pega
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) webMethods
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat