The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 47 38 55
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.50% 5.37% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 6.13% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 19
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £70,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 390 571 467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 90.91% 87.58% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 302 517 406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Staffordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Staffordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 13 £60,000 +41.17%
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (92.31%) C#
3 52 (80.00%) MVC
4 48 (73.85%) HTML
5 46 (70.77%) ASP.NET
6 43 (66.15%) HTML5
7 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
9 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (60.00%) CSS
11 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
12 35 (53.85%) jQuery
13 31 (47.69%) AngularJS
14 30 (46.15%) XML
15 28 (43.08%) SQL
15 28 (43.08%) Software Engineering
16 27 (41.54%) Scrum
17 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
18 24 (36.92%) WCF
19 23 (35.38%) NoSQL
19 23 (35.38%) Continuous Delivery
19 23 (35.38%) SOLID
20 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 22 (33.85%) Computer Science
21 20 (30.77%) Git (software)
21 20 (30.77%) N-Tier
22 19 (29.23%) OO
22 19 (29.23%) T-SQL
22 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (29.23%) Functional Programming

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 9 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
1 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (35.38%) NoSQL
3 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
3 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.38%) Riak
5 4 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.15%) Neo4j
5 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.69%) Visual Studio
3 16 (24.62%) Selenium
3 16 (24.62%) Subversion
4 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
4 12 (18.46%) TeamCity
5 8 (12.31%) Moq
6 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
6 4 (6.15%) JSUnit
6 4 (6.15%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (6.15%) Mocha
6 4 (6.15%) PhpStorm
6 4 (6.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (12.31%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 19 (29.23%) Architect
4 14 (21.54%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) .NET Architect
5 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Software Architect
6 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) HTML Developer
6 8 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (73.85%) HTML
3 46 (70.77%) ASP.NET
4 43 (66.15%) HTML5
5 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (60.00%) CSS
7 35 (53.85%) jQuery
8 31 (47.69%) AngularJS
9 30 (46.15%) XML
10 24 (36.92%) WCF
11 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 19 (29.23%) React
13 16 (24.62%) SOAP
14 15 (23.08%) .NET Framework
15 10 (15.38%) Web Services
16 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (13.85%) Velocity
17 8 (12.31%) Entity Framework
17 8 (12.31%) KnockoutJS
18 7 (10.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Computer Science
2 20 (30.77%) N-Tier
3 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (12.31%) NHS
4 8 (12.31%) PMI
5 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.15%) Data Structures
5 4 (6.15%) Replication
6 3 (4.62%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) MVC
2 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.08%) Software Engineering
4 27 (41.54%) Scrum
5 23 (35.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 23 (35.38%) SOLID
6 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (29.23%) Functional Programming
6 19 (29.23%) OO
7 14 (21.54%) CRM
7 14 (21.54%) TDD
7 14 (21.54%) Unit Testing
8 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 13 (20.00%) Open Source
9 12 (18.46%) OOP
9 12 (18.46%) Service Design
10 10 (15.38%) High Availability
11 9 (13.85%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (13.85%) Web Development
12 8 (12.31%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (92.31%) C#
2 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.08%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) T-SQL
5 13 (20.00%) Erlang
5 13 (20.00%) Java
6 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
7 7 (10.77%) TypeScript
7 7 (10.77%) VB
8 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 4 (6.15%) Clojure
9 4 (6.15%) F#
9 4 (6.15%) Go
9 4 (6.15%) Haskell
9 4 (6.15%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) TOWER Software
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago