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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 119 100 98
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.81% 1.47% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.72% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 27
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1653 1742 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.21% 85.27% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1456 1402
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) Oracle
3 18 (47.37%) UML
4 15 (39.47%) .NET
4 15 (39.47%) C#
4 15 (39.47%) Degree
4 15 (39.47%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (36.84%) XML
6 13 (34.21%) Java
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
6 13 (34.21%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) Project Management
7 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
7 11 (28.95%) SDLC
8 10 (26.32%) Open Source
8 10 (26.32%) Web Services
8 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
9 9 (23.68%) OOP
9 9 (23.68%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
10 8 (21.05%) Presales
10 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 8 (21.05%) QA
11 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
11 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (18.42%) C++
11 7 (18.42%) Windows

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (10.53%) Apache Pig
1 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.26%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
1 5 (13.16%) SSL
2 2 (5.26%) 2G
2 2 (5.26%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.16%) Big Data
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
5 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.53%) HBase
5 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.53%) MySQL
5 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.53%) SQLite
6 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
1 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Geb
2 3 (7.89%) HP UFT
2 3 (7.89%) JIRA
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Java Technical Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) QA Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) QA Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) SOA Designer
8 2 (5.26%) SOA Solution Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
5 7 (18.42%) Middleware
6 6 (15.79%) Ajax
6 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) WCF
6 6 (15.79%) WinForms
6 6 (15.79%) XSL
7 4 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) Apache Flex
8 3 (7.89%) Flash
8 3 (7.89%) HTML
8 3 (7.89%) REST
8 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
9 2 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
3 5 (13.16%) Internet of Things
4 4 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.89%) SWIFT
6 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) UML
3 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
3 11 (28.95%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) SDLC
4 10 (26.32%) Open Source
4 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 9 (23.68%) OOP
5 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
6 8 (21.05%) Presales
7 7 (18.42%) OO
7 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) ERP
8 6 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.79%) TDD
9 5 (13.16%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (13.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (18.42%) C++
7 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 5 (13.16%) Ruby
9 4 (10.53%) Perl
9 4 (10.53%) Python
9 4 (10.53%) R
10 3 (7.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO15022
2 3 (7.89%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Grafana
1 2 (5.26%) Graphite
1 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
1 2 (5.26%) logstash
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
1 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
1 2 (5.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Cegedim Rx
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Adobe
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Sybase
5 2 (5.26%) Incapsula
6 1 (2.63%) Casewise
6 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
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