The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 41 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 28 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.62% 4.14% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 4.62% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 5
Median salary £66,250 £44,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.56% -32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £46,500 £74,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 563 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 88.96% 89.65% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 380 444 519
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SOA
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SOA Salary Trend in Dorset

SOA
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Dorset

SOA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +6 11 £37,750 -14.20% 2
Weymouth - 7 £67,500 - 1
Poole +5 6 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Dorchester - 2 £65,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for SOA.

1 66 (75.00%) Oracle
2 43 (48.86%) Finance
3 41 (46.59%) Banking
4 38 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (31.82%) Java
6 27 (30.68%) Investment Banking
6 27 (30.68%) Relational Database
7 26 (29.55%) Retail
8 24 (27.27%) ERP
9 23 (26.14%) Scrum
10 22 (25.00%) Degree
10 22 (25.00%) Kanban
10 22 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
11 21 (23.86%) AngularJS
12 20 (22.73%) .NET
13 19 (21.59%) Project Management
13 19 (21.59%) TOGAF
14 18 (20.45%) Spring
14 18 (20.45%) Middleware
14 18 (20.45%) User Experience
15 17 (19.32%) People Management
15 17 (19.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (19.32%) DB2
15 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
15 17 (19.32%) Wealth Management
16 16 (18.18%) Oracle Database
17 14 (15.91%) Functional Testing
17 14 (15.91%) Software Testing
17 14 (15.91%) Microsoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.23%) MQSeries
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (10.23%) Temenos T24
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.55%) Internet
2 4 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) Relational Database
2 17 (19.32%) DB2
3 16 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
5 11 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.68%) QlikView
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.68%) SQLite
6 5 (5.68%) SSDT
7 4 (4.55%) Big Data
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) MySQL
9 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.68%) JIRA
2 5 (5.68%) Selenium
2 5 (5.68%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.68%) Subversion
3 2 (2.27%) MSTest
3 2 (2.27%) NUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Ant
4 1 (1.14%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Gradle
4 1 (1.14%) HttpUnit
4 1 (1.14%) JUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Maven
4 1 (1.14%) XMLUnit
General
1 43 (48.86%) Finance
2 41 (46.59%) Banking
3 27 (30.68%) Investment Banking
4 26 (29.55%) Retail
5 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (48.86%) Architect
2 25 (28.41%) Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Applications Developer
4 17 (19.32%) Lead Developer
4 17 (19.32%) Technical Design Authority
4 17 (19.32%) Technical Design Leader
4 17 (19.32%) Technical Developer
4 17 (19.32%) Technical Leader
5 14 (15.91%) Digital Architect
5 14 (15.91%) Enterprise Architect
6 13 (14.77%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Integration Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Middleware Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Test Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Test Leader
8 8 (9.09%) Web Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Tester
10 4 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) AngularJS
2 20 (22.73%) .NET
3 18 (20.45%) Middleware
3 18 (20.45%) Spring
4 12 (13.64%) SOAP
5 11 (12.50%) Web Services
6 10 (11.36%) REST
6 10 (11.36%) XML
7 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.95%) WCF
9 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.68%) HTML
10 5 (5.68%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.68%) WPF
11 4 (4.55%) CSS
11 4 (4.55%) Java EE
11 4 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) User Experience
2 17 (19.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
5 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 8 (9.09%) Social Media
6 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.68%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.55%) Clustering
8 2 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.14%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Unix
2 5 (5.68%) Linux
2 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) ERP
3 23 (26.14%) Scrum
4 22 (25.00%) Kanban
5 19 (21.59%) Project Management
5 19 (21.59%) TOGAF
6 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
6 17 (19.32%) People Management
6 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.32%) Wealth Management
7 14 (15.91%) Functional Testing
7 14 (15.91%) Software Testing
8 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
8 13 (14.77%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (11.36%) Asset Management
10 9 (10.23%) Automation Testing
10 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
10 9 (10.23%) Data Management
10 9 (10.23%) Line Management
10 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) Java
2 11 (12.50%) SQL
3 8 (9.09%) C#
4 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.55%) C
6 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) ISEB
2 9 (10.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (75.00%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.64%) IBM
4 9 (10.23%) Green Hat
4 9 (10.23%) HP
4 9 (10.23%) webMethods
5 8 (9.09%) Sitecore
6 5 (5.68%) Avaya
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco
6 5 (5.68%) Informatica
6 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.68%) Splunk
6 5 (5.68%) TIBCO
6 5 (5.68%) VMware
7 2 (2.27%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.14%) EMC
8 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.14%) SAP
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