The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 75 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.44% 0.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 623 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.68% 81.12% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 554 495 272
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
South West

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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 - 6 £42,500 -
Weymouth +3 4 - -
Bournemouth -16 3 £65,000 +91.17%
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) MVC
4 12 (50.00%) CRM
4 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 11 (45.83%) Middleware
5 11 (45.83%) TIBCO
5 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 11 (45.83%) IIS
6 10 (41.67%) SOAP
6 10 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (41.67%) JSON
7 8 (33.33%) WCF
8 6 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) JBoss
8 6 (25.00%) MSMQ
8 6 (25.00%) WPF
8 6 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (25.00%) Document Management
8 6 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (45.83%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 6 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Digital Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Applications Development Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Applications Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Application Development Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Solutions Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
4 11 (45.83%) Middleware
4 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) SOAP
5 10 (41.67%) JSON
6 8 (33.33%) WCF
7 6 (25.00%) MSMQ
7 6 (25.00%) WPF
7 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (25.00%) REST
8 5 (20.83%) WebSockets
8 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 5 (20.83%) JMS
9 1 (4.17%) Spring
9 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
9 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
1 12 (50.00%) CRM
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Document Management
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) B2B
3 5 (20.83%) SEO
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) RUP
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) TIBCO
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) JBoss
4 5 (20.83%) Facebook
4 5 (20.83%) Twitter
4 5 (20.83%) Google
5 4 (16.67%) Sitecore