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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 91 90 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 33 30 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.72% 1.69% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.97% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 75
Average salary £45,000 £53,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £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
1562 1523 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.40% 85.66% 79.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1225 1231
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 56 (62.92%) Java
2 54 (60.67%) Oracle
3 51 (57.30%) Linux
4 49 (55.06%) Middleware
5 46 (51.69%) Spring
6 45 (50.56%) XML
7 38 (42.70%) Oracle Fusion
8 36 (40.45%) Hibernate
9 33 (37.08%) J2EE
10 32 (35.96%) Web Services
10 32 (35.96%) Eclipse
11 31 (34.83%) Integration Testing
12 28 (31.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 27 (30.34%) Oracle Service Bus
13 27 (30.34%) JDeveloper
13 27 (30.34%) JDBC
13 27 (30.34%) JSP
13 27 (30.34%) WebLogic
13 27 (30.34%) JUnit
14 26 (29.21%) JBoss
14 26 (29.21%) Apache CXF
15 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
15 22 (24.72%) Security Cleared
16 19 (21.35%) HTML
16 19 (21.35%) CSS
17 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
18 17 (19.10%) Open Source
18 17 (19.10%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
19 15 (16.85%) UML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (31.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (30.34%) Oracle Service Bus
2 27 (30.34%) WebLogic
3 26 (29.21%) JBoss
4 8 (8.99%) Drupal
4 8 (8.99%) WordPress
4 8 (8.99%) nginx
4 8 (8.99%) Node.js
5 6 (6.74%) Apache
5 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Project
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) PaaS
2 6 (6.74%) IaaS
2 6 (6.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) Hadoop
3 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.48%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (13.48%) MySQL
5 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
6 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.99%) MariaDB
6 8 (8.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.99%) Redis
6 8 (8.99%) Neo4j
7 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (6.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.12%) Big Data
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (35.96%) Eclipse
2 27 (30.34%) JDeveloper
2 27 (30.34%) JUnit
3 11 (12.36%) Maven
4 10 (11.24%) Hudson
4 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.87%) Subversion
6 6 (6.74%) Ant
6 6 (6.74%) NetBeans
7 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.25%) NUnit
10 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.12%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (13.48%) Legal
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.74%) Law
5 5 (5.62%) Military
6 4 (4.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (62.92%) Developer
2 26 (29.21%) Middleware Developer
3 23 (25.84%) Java Developer
4 22 (24.72%) Architect
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.37%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Software Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.06%) Middleware
2 46 (51.69%) Spring
3 45 (50.56%) XML
4 38 (42.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 36 (40.45%) Hibernate
6 33 (37.08%) J2EE
7 32 (35.96%) Web Services
8 27 (30.34%) JDBC
8 27 (30.34%) JSP
9 26 (29.21%) Apache CXF
10 19 (21.35%) CSS
10 19 (21.35%) HTML
11 14 (15.73%) .NET
12 8 (8.99%) JSF
12 8 (8.99%) Ajax
12 8 (8.99%) JPA
12 8 (8.99%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (8.99%) REST
12 8 (8.99%) Backbone.js
12 8 (8.99%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Open Source
1 17 (19.10%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (13.48%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.36%) Client/Server
3 11 (12.36%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.62%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) BBC
7 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (57.30%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Windows
3 6 (6.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Integration Testing
2 15 (16.85%) UML
3 14 (15.73%) OO
3 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
7 8 (8.99%) Logistics
7 8 (8.99%) OO PHP
7 8 (8.99%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.74%) DevOps
8 6 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.74%) OOP
8 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.74%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.92%) Java
2 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.48%) PHP
3 12 (13.48%) Ruby
4 11 (12.36%) C#
5 8 (8.99%) SQL
6 6 (6.74%) Perl
6 6 (6.74%) Jython
6 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.74%) Python
7 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.49%) XQuery
8 4 (4.49%) PHP5
9 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.25%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.25%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) MCAD
4 1 (1.12%) MCSD
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCTS
4 1 (1.12%) MCPD
4 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (6.74%) VirtualBox
1 6 (6.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) Vagrant
1 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.87%) Puppet
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (60.67%) Oracle
2 7 (7.87%) IBM
3 6 (6.74%) VMware
4 5 (5.62%) RedPrairie
4 5 (5.62%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) HP
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.25%) Adobe
7 2 (2.25%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.12%) Citrix
8 1 (1.12%) Nokia
8 1 (1.12%) Siemens
8 1 (1.12%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.12%) BT
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago