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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.45% 1.06% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.26% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
528 557 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.74% 84.39% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 436 473 478
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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
Poole - 7 £35,000 - 2
Bournemouth 0 3 £37,500 +15.38% 4
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (41.67%) AutoMapper
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) StructureMap
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (41.67%) StructureMap
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) AutoMapper
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Struts
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) OOP
2 7 (58.33%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) AWK
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £58500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, health insurance, flexi time
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago