The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 95 88 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 30 36 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.47% 1.81% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.14% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 76
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +28.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £68,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
SOA
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1666 1686 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.59% 84.94% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1348 1252
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SOA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bristol

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (61.04%) Java
2 46 (59.74%) Oracle
3 42 (54.55%) Linux
4 41 (53.25%) Middleware
5 38 (49.35%) Spring
6 37 (48.05%) XML
7 30 (38.96%) Hibernate
7 30 (38.96%) Oracle Fusion
8 25 (32.47%) J2EE
9 24 (31.17%) Eclipse
10 22 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 22 (28.57%) Web Services
11 20 (25.97%) JDeveloper
11 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
11 20 (25.97%) Oracle Service Bus
11 20 (25.97%) Integration Testing
12 19 (24.68%) Apache CXF
12 19 (24.68%) CSS
12 19 (24.68%) JDBC
12 19 (24.68%) JSP
12 19 (24.68%) HTML
12 19 (24.68%) JUnit
12 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
12 19 (24.68%) JBoss
13 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
13 18 (23.38%) Security Cleared
14 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
14 17 (22.08%) Open Source
14 17 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (25.97%) Oracle Service Bus
2 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
3 19 (24.68%) JBoss
4 8 (10.39%) Drupal
4 8 (10.39%) WordPress
4 8 (10.39%) nginx
4 8 (10.39%) Node.js
5 6 (7.79%) Apache
5 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.60%) IIS
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Project
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) PaaS
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.79%) SaaS
3 6 (7.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 13 (16.88%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (16.88%) MySQL
4 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.39%) MariaDB
4 8 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.39%) Redis
4 8 (10.39%) Neo4j
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Eclipse
2 20 (25.97%) JDeveloper
3 19 (24.68%) JUnit
4 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.79%) Subversion
6 5 (6.49%) Maven
6 5 (6.49%) NetBeans
6 5 (6.49%) Ant
6 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.49%) Hudson
7 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.60%) NUnit
8 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
2 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Law
4 5 (6.49%) Legal
4 5 (6.49%) Military
4 5 (6.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (62.34%) Developer
2 23 (29.87%) Middleware Developer
3 20 (25.97%) Architect
4 18 (23.38%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.60%) C# Developer
12 1 (1.30%) Systems Architect
12 1 (1.30%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (1.30%) Programmer
12 1 (1.30%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.25%) Middleware
2 38 (49.35%) Spring
3 37 (48.05%) XML
4 30 (38.96%) Hibernate
4 30 (38.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (32.47%) J2EE
6 22 (28.57%) Web Services
7 19 (24.68%) HTML
7 19 (24.68%) CSS
7 19 (24.68%) JDBC
7 19 (24.68%) JSP
7 19 (24.68%) Apache CXF
8 12 (15.58%) .NET
9 8 (10.39%) JSF
9 8 (10.39%) JPA
9 8 (10.39%) REST
9 8 (10.39%) Backbone.js
9 8 (10.39%) Ember.js
9 8 (10.39%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Open Source
1 17 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
3 11 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 11 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.30%) BBC
6 1 (1.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (54.55%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Windows
3 6 (7.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Integration Testing
2 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) OO
3 14 (18.18%) UML
4 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
5 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.39%) OO PHP
6 8 (10.39%) Web Application Development
6 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.39%) TOGAF
6 8 (10.39%) OOP
7 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.79%) Identity Management
7 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.79%) DevOps
7 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.49%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) Java
2 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) PHP
3 13 (16.88%) Ruby
4 10 (12.99%) C#
5 7 (9.09%) SQL
6 6 (7.79%) Perl
6 6 (7.79%) Python
6 6 (7.79%) Jython
6 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.49%) PHP5
8 3 (3.90%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.90%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) MCAD
4 1 (1.30%) MCSD
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MCTS
4 1 (1.30%) MCPD
4 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (7.79%) VirtualBox
1 6 (7.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Vagrant
1 14 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.09%) Puppet
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) Oracle
2 8 (10.39%) IBM
3 6 (7.79%) VMware
4 5 (6.49%) SAP
4 5 (6.49%) RedPrairie
5 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.90%) Adobe
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) Nokia
6 1 (1.30%) Siemens
6 1 (1.30%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.30%) BT
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago