The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.21% 3.24% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.57% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Median salary £63,750 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 280 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.06% 90.61% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 144 258 158
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

SOA
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for SOA in Stoke-on-Trent

SOA
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SOA.

1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 13 (76.47%) NoSQL
4 12 (70.59%) Functional Programming
4 12 (70.59%) N-Tier
5 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 11 (64.71%) HTML
5 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 11 (64.71%) QA
5 11 (64.71%) HTML5
5 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (58.82%) Riak
6 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (58.82%) CSS
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
8 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (35.29%) Open Source
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (29.41%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) SOAP
10 5 (29.41%) OOP
10 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
10 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
10 5 (29.41%) Degree
10 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
10 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
10 5 (29.41%) Service Design
11 4 (23.53%) Microservices

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) NoSQL
2 10 (58.82%) Riak
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
4 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Neo4j
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Software Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Application Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Database Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Designer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) HTML5
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (29.41%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) Velocity
6 4 (23.53%) WPF
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) XHTML
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Core
8 2 (11.76%) Kafka
8 2 (11.76%) XML
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) N-Tier
2 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) Blog
5 2 (11.76%) Replication
6 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Functional Programming
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) OOP
4 5 (29.41%) Service Design
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) High Availability
5 4 (23.53%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
7 2 (11.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Erlang
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 3 (17.65%) VB
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago