Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 56 44
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 +22
Permanent jobs citing SOA 21 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.53% 2.83% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 2.95% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 2
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.93% +4.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,875 £63,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £71,250
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +3.02%

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 Stockport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 363 441 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 95.53% 96.08% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 280 395 279
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £20,450 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,400 £55,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Stockport

SOA
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for SOA in Stockport

SOA
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Stockport over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SOA.

1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) HTML5
2 19 (90.48%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (80.95%) SDLC
3 17 (80.95%) MVC
4 15 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (71.43%) OOP
5 12 (57.14%) CSS3
6 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
6 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 10 (47.62%) MySQL
6 10 (47.62%) SOAP
6 10 (47.62%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) PHP
6 10 (47.62%) RESTful
6 10 (47.62%) TDD
6 10 (47.62%) Ruby
6 10 (47.62%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
7 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
8 8 (38.10%) Degree
9 6 (28.57%) HTTP
9 6 (28.57%) Python
9 6 (28.57%) Middleware
9 6 (28.57%) Java
9 6 (28.57%) XML
9 6 (28.57%) XSL

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (47.62%) MySQL
3 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 6 (28.57%) Redis
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (38.10%) Architect
4 6 (28.57%) Java Architect
4 6 (28.57%) PHP Architect
5 5 (23.81%) Applications Architect
5 5 (23.81%) Java Applications Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Architect
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (9.52%) C# Architect
9 1 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (4.76%) PHP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) HTML5
2 12 (57.14%) CSS3
3 10 (47.62%) RESTful
3 10 (47.62%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (47.62%) SOAP
3 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) JSON
4 6 (28.57%) Middleware
4 6 (28.57%) Polymer
4 6 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) Spring Boot
4 6 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 6 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) XSL
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) User Experience
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (80.95%) MVC
2 17 (80.95%) SDLC
3 15 (71.43%) OOP
4 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (28.57%) Kanban
6 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (28.57%) Open Source
6 6 (28.57%) OWASP
6 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Use Case
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) PHP
2 10 (47.62%) Ruby
3 6 (28.57%) Go
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
1 6 (28.57%) Web Application Security Consortium