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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 103 77
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 56 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.82% 1.73% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 2.00% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 40
Average salary £45,000 £52,750 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.69% +12.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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 1651 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.80% 86.30% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1361 1101
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 70 (59.32%) Java
2 55 (46.61%) Oracle
2 55 (46.61%) Web Services
2 55 (46.61%) Spring
3 53 (44.92%) Middleware
4 52 (44.07%) Linux
5 48 (40.68%) XML
5 48 (40.68%) Hibernate
6 46 (38.98%) J2EE
6 46 (38.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 44 (37.29%) Integration Testing
8 42 (35.59%) Oracle Service Bus
8 42 (35.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 38 (32.20%) JUnit
9 38 (32.20%) JDBC
9 38 (32.20%) JSP
9 38 (32.20%) Eclipse
10 36 (30.51%) Apache CXF
11 35 (29.66%) JDeveloper
11 35 (29.66%) WebLogic
12 34 (28.81%) JBoss
13 32 (27.12%) Legal
14 25 (21.19%) Business Transformation
15 24 (20.34%) Oracle Database
15 24 (20.34%) UML
16 23 (19.49%) Security Cleared
16 23 (19.49%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (15.25%) Maven
18 18 (15.25%) Logistics

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 42 (35.59%) Oracle Service Bus
1 42 (35.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 35 (29.66%) WebLogic
3 34 (28.81%) JBoss
4 8 (6.78%) Drupal
4 8 (6.78%) WordPress
4 8 (6.78%) nginx
4 8 (6.78%) Node.js
5 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) PaaS
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) Oracle Database
2 23 (19.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (10.17%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.47%) MySQL
4 10 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.63%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.63%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.63%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.78%) Redis
6 8 (6.78%) Neo4j
6 8 (6.78%) MariaDB
6 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (32.20%) Eclipse
1 38 (32.20%) JUnit
2 35 (29.66%) JDeveloper
3 18 (15.25%) Maven
4 16 (13.56%) Hudson
5 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.39%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (3.39%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.39%) Subversion
7 2 (1.69%) Ant
7 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.69%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.85%) Selenium
8 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 32 (27.12%) Legal
2 8 (6.78%) Finance
3 5 (4.24%) Military
4 2 (1.69%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (56.78%) Developer
2 29 (24.58%) Middleware Developer
3 28 (23.73%) Java Developer
4 25 (21.19%) Architect
5 12 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.08%) Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (5.08%) Data Migration Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.39%) Software Architect
10 4 (3.39%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.54%) C# Developer
12 2 (1.69%) Oracle Developer
12 2 (1.69%) Lead Developer
12 2 (1.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (46.61%) Web Services
1 55 (46.61%) Spring
2 53 (44.92%) Middleware
3 48 (40.68%) Hibernate
3 48 (40.68%) XML
4 46 (38.98%) J2EE
4 46 (38.98%) Oracle Fusion
5 38 (32.20%) JDBC
5 38 (32.20%) JSP
6 36 (30.51%) Apache CXF
7 13 (11.02%) .NET
8 12 (10.17%) HTML
8 12 (10.17%) CSS
8 12 (10.17%) XML Schema
8 12 (10.17%) Spring Batch
9 9 (7.63%) REST
10 8 (6.78%) Backbone.js
10 8 (6.78%) Ember.js
10 8 (6.78%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (6.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.24%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.24%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.39%) Open Source
4 4 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.85%) BBC
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.07%) Linux
2 5 (4.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.29%) Integration Testing
2 25 (21.19%) Business Transformation
3 24 (20.34%) UML
4 19 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (15.25%) Logistics
6 16 (13.56%) ETL
7 15 (12.71%) Migration
8 14 (11.86%) Data Migration
9 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (11.02%) OO
10 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
10 11 (9.32%) Supply Chain Management
10 11 (9.32%) TOGAF
10 11 (9.32%) Matrix Management
10 11 (9.32%) Test Scripting
11 10 (8.47%) Supplier Management
12 9 (7.63%) BPEL
12 9 (7.63%) Project Management
12 9 (7.63%) BPMN
13 8 (6.78%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 70 (59.32%) Java
2 14 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.17%) XQuery
4 11 (9.32%) Ruby
4 11 (9.32%) C#
4 11 (9.32%) SQL
5 10 (8.47%) PHP
6 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.69%) PHP5
8 2 (1.69%) F#
8 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (19.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.54%) Degree
4 2 (1.69%) PhD
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 55 (46.61%) Oracle
2 12 (10.17%) HP
3 10 (8.47%) IBM
4 5 (4.24%) SAP
4 5 (4.24%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.85%) Toshiba
6 1 (0.85%) BT
6 1 (0.85%) Nokia
6 1 (0.85%) Siemens
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
Bristol, Avon
University of the West of England
Salary: From £47,328 to £56,482 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago