The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 79 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.90% 0.66% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.79% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London average 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
681 635 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.52% 84.22% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 530 514 282
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth +5 4 - -
Poole - 4 £42,500 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) CRM
4 12 (52.17%) MVC
4 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (47.83%) HTML5
5 11 (47.83%) TIBCO
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle
5 11 (47.83%) Middleware
5 11 (47.83%) IIS
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) Java
6 10 (43.48%) SOAP
6 10 (43.48%) JSON
6 10 (43.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (34.78%) WCF
8 6 (26.09%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) JBoss
8 6 (26.09%) MSMQ
8 6 (26.09%) WPF
8 6 (26.09%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (26.09%) Document Management
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (47.83%) IIS
2 6 (26.09%) TIBCO EMS
2 6 (26.09%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (26.09%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Publishing
4 2 (8.70%) Finance
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Development Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Application Development Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Development Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
4 11 (47.83%) Middleware
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) SOAP
5 10 (43.48%) JSON
6 8 (34.78%) WCF
7 6 (26.09%) MSMQ
7 6 (26.09%) WPF
7 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (26.09%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) WebSockets
8 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
8 5 (21.74%) JMS
9 1 (4.35%) Spring
9 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
9 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 5 (21.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) CRM
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Document Management
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) B2B
3 5 (21.74%) SEO
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) RUP
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) TIBCO
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) JBoss
3 5 (21.74%) Facebook
3 5 (21.74%) Twitter
3 5 (21.74%) Google
4 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
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