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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 49 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.56% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 0.38% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
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
392 260 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 83.76% 82.54% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 314 244 239
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 29 (80.56%) .NET
1 29 (80.56%) Finance
2 28 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 23 (63.89%) Java
4 22 (61.11%) Banking
5 21 (58.33%) TOGAF
5 21 (58.33%) COBIT
5 21 (58.33%) ITIL
6 20 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (33.33%) Wealth Management
8 12 (33.33%) UML
9 10 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
10 7 (19.44%) HTML
10 7 (19.44%) HTML5
11 6 (16.67%) REST
11 6 (16.67%) jQuery
11 6 (16.67%) C#
11 6 (16.67%) IIS
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 6 (16.67%) VoIP
11 6 (16.67%) SQL
11 6 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (16.67%) Migration
11 6 (16.67%) Data Transformation
12 5 (13.89%) Line Management
13 4 (11.11%) Digital Media
14 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
14 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) Redis
2 1 (2.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Grunt
General
1 29 (80.56%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Banking
3 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Architect
2 19 (52.78%) Senior Architect
3 17 (47.22%) Developer
4 15 (41.67%) Technical Architect
4 15 (41.67%) Senior Developer
5 13 (36.11%) Consultant
6 9 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
7 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (19.44%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
12 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
12 1 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
12 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (2.78%) Designer
12 1 (2.78%) Senior Designer
12 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) HTML5
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) jQuery
3 6 (16.67%) REST
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.78%) Sass
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) Wiki
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) ITIL
1 21 (58.33%) TOGAF
2 20 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) UML
4 12 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 10 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.67%) MVC
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Data Transformation
7 5 (13.89%) Line Management
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.78%) OO
9 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (58.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago