The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 46 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.79% 0.34% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 0.42% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
345 237 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 80.23% 80.89% 82.78%
Number of salaries quoted 295 221 237
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

SOA
Salary Trend in Bath

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bath

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 27 (81.82%) .NET
1 27 (81.82%) Finance
2 26 (78.79%) Relational Database
3 21 (63.64%) Java
4 20 (60.61%) Banking
5 19 (57.58%) TOGAF
5 19 (57.58%) ITIL
5 19 (57.58%) COBIT
6 18 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (30.30%) UML
7 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
7 10 (30.30%) Wealth Management
8 6 (18.18%) IIS
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.18%) VoIP
8 6 (18.18%) SQL
8 6 (18.18%) C#
8 6 (18.18%) HTML
8 6 (18.18%) MVC
8 6 (18.18%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) REST
9 5 (15.15%) Data Transformation
9 5 (15.15%) Migration
10 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (12.12%) Digital Media
11 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
12 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (81.82%) Finance
2 20 (60.61%) Banking
3 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Architect
2 17 (51.52%) Senior Architect
3 16 (48.48%) Developer
4 15 (45.45%) Senior Developer
5 13 (39.39%) Technical Architect
6 12 (36.36%) Consultant
7 7 (21.21%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (21.21%) Senior Technical Architect
8 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
8 6 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
12 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
12 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) jQuery
2 6 (18.18%) HTML5
2 6 (18.18%) REST
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
1 19 (57.58%) TOGAF
2 18 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (30.30%) Wealth Management
3 10 (30.30%) UML
3 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Data Transformation
6 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) COBIT
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago