The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 9.18% 4.96% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 5.88% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 Stevenage with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 82 102 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 83.67% 84.30% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 76 83 62
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 Stevenage

SOA
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for SOA in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for SOA.

1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) XML
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
1 13 (81.25%) Scrum
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) MVVM
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 11 (68.75%) Unit Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (68.75%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Core
3 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Senior Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) CRM Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SOA Architect
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) MIS Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Core
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 11 (68.75%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) LESS
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
1 13 (81.25%) MVVM
1 13 (81.25%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 11 (68.75%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle