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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 60 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 20 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.85% 0.95% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.18% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 677 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 83.88% 80.12% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 446 533 533
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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 +4 8 - -
Poole +16 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Bournemouth +3 5 £45,000 +12.50% 4
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) CSS
4 17 (37.78%) .NET
4 17 (37.78%) C#
4 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
4 17 (37.78%) MVC
4 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (35.56%) jQuery
6 15 (33.33%) HTML
6 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (31.11%) Degree
7 14 (31.11%) TOGAF
8 13 (28.89%) WCF
8 13 (28.89%) E-Commerce
8 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (26.67%) Entity Framework
9 12 (26.67%) Windows
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 10 (22.22%) UML
10 10 (22.22%) ERP
11 9 (20.00%) CRM
11 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (20.00%) Linux
11 9 (20.00%) ITIL
11 9 (20.00%) TIBCO
11 9 (20.00%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (8.89%) IIS
1 4 (8.89%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (13.33%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DMZ
1 6 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Subversion
2 4 (8.89%) Maven
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
2 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.67%) Log4Net
3 3 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.67%) Ant
3 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) HttpUnit
4 2 (4.44%) DbUnit
4 2 (4.44%) XMLUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.22%) MSTest
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Retail
3 6 (13.33%) Billing
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Legal
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Architect
2 19 (42.22%) Developer
3 10 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
6 7 (15.56%) AWS Architect
7 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
10 2 (4.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) CSS
2 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
2 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (35.56%) jQuery
4 15 (33.33%) HTML
5 13 (28.89%) WCF
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (26.67%) Entity Framework
6 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 9 (20.00%) Middleware
8 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.56%) LINQ
10 6 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (8.89%) Kendo UI
11 4 (8.89%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (8.89%) WPF
12 3 (6.67%) ELMAH
12 3 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.33%) SWIFT
3 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 6 (13.33%) PKI
3 6 (13.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) MVC
3 14 (31.11%) TOGAF
4 13 (28.89%) E-Commerce
5 10 (22.22%) ERP
5 10 (22.22%) UML
6 9 (20.00%) ITIL
6 9 (20.00%) CRM
6 9 (20.00%) B2B
6 9 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (20.00%) ITIL V2
7 8 (17.78%) Scrum
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
9 6 (13.33%) Cash Management
10 4 (8.89%) Security Architecture
10 4 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (8.89%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) C#
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) MCP
2 3 (6.67%) MCSD
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco
2 9 (20.00%) Avaya
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 9 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.33%) Misys
4 6 (13.33%) Temenos
4 6 (13.33%) Fundtech
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
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