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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 33 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.23% 0.95% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.27% 1.15% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 1 10
Average salary £43,250 £62,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.80% +115.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £62,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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
626 434 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 80.26% 82.04% 70.36%
Number of salaries quoted 556 356 285
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 4 March 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
Bournemouth -8 23 £42,500 - 3
Poole - 9 £49,000 - 1
Weymouth -4 1 - -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 39 (97.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (92.50%) ASP.NET
2 37 (92.50%) C#
2 37 (92.50%) .NET
2 37 (92.50%) MVC
3 32 (80.00%) SQL
3 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 30 (75.00%) jQuery
4 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (75.00%) CSS
5 25 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 25 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 25 (62.50%) .NET Framework
5 25 (62.50%) WCF
6 23 (57.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
8 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 17 (42.50%) HTML
9 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
9 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (37.50%) Subversion
10 15 (37.50%) Windows
11 13 (32.50%) ELMAH
11 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (32.50%) Active Record
11 13 (32.50%) Rhino Mocks
11 13 (32.50%) TeamCity
11 13 (32.50%) LINQ
11 13 (32.50%) Time Management
11 13 (32.50%) NHibernate

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (32.50%) IIS
2 7 (17.50%) JBoss
2 7 (17.50%) Apache
2 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (97.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (57.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Subversion
2 13 (32.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (32.50%) TeamCity
2 13 (32.50%) NUnit
2 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (32.50%) Log4Net
3 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) JMeter
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (45.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.50%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) ASP.NET
1 37 (92.50%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 30 (75.00%) jQuery
3 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (75.00%) CSS
4 25 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 25 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 25 (62.50%) WCF
5 17 (42.50%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) ELMAH
6 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (32.50%) LINQ
6 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
6 13 (32.50%) JSON
7 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (17.50%) SOAP
9 7 (17.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) MVC
2 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (32.50%) Active Record
4 13 (32.50%) Time Management
5 9 (22.50%) OOP
5 9 (22.50%) OO
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) QMS
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.00%) Wealth Management
9 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Coaching
9 2 (5.00%) Line Management
9 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Process Management
10 1 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) C#
2 32 (80.00%) SQL
3 25 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) AWK
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) MCP
1 13 (32.50%) MCSD
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, flexi
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole, Dorset
BARCLAYS BANK PLC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago