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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 56 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.76% 4.42% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 5.21% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 0
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
712 653 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.89% 84.81% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 512 579 414
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +20 43 £72,500 +74.69% 5
Weymouth +4 6 - -
Poole 0 3 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Dorchester - 2 £65,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 63 (66.32%) Oracle
2 55 (57.89%) Finance
2 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (44.21%) Java
4 40 (42.11%) Banking
5 36 (37.89%) Relational Database
6 31 (32.63%) Scrum
7 29 (30.53%) Degree
8 28 (29.47%) Investment Banking
9 26 (27.37%) Project Management
10 25 (26.32%) .NET
11 24 (25.26%) Spring
11 24 (25.26%) Kanban
12 23 (24.21%) Functional Testing
12 23 (24.21%) Software Testing
13 22 (23.16%) ERP
13 22 (23.16%) AngularJS
14 21 (22.11%) SQL
15 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (21.05%) People Management
16 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 19 (20.00%) TDD
17 18 (18.95%) Retail
17 18 (18.95%) TOGAF
18 17 (17.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 17 (17.89%) DB2
18 17 (17.89%) User Experience
18 17 (17.89%) REST
18 17 (17.89%) Oracle Retail
18 17 (17.89%) Load Balancing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (12.63%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.11%) Mule
2 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Oracle Retail
2 12 (12.63%) Temenos T24
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.16%) Intranet
3 2 (2.11%) AMQP
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.89%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.89%) DB2
3 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.26%) MySQL
5 5 (5.26%) QlikView
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.26%) SQLite
5 5 (5.26%) SSDT
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.16%) OLTP
8 2 (2.11%) MarkLogic
8 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.05%) Big Data
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Subversion
1 16 (16.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (16.84%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.58%) Maven
2 11 (11.58%) Selenium
2 11 (11.58%) SoapUI
3 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.26%) Ant
4 5 (5.26%) DbUnit
4 5 (5.26%) HttpUnit
4 5 (5.26%) JIRA
4 5 (5.26%) JUnit
4 5 (5.26%) XMLUnit
5 2 (2.11%) Checkstyle
5 2 (2.11%) FindBugs
5 2 (2.11%) Gradle
5 2 (2.11%) Hudson
6 1 (1.05%) MSTest
6 1 (1.05%) NUnit
General
1 55 (57.89%) Finance
2 40 (42.11%) Banking
3 28 (29.47%) Investment Banking
4 18 (18.95%) Retail
5 4 (4.21%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Developer
2 31 (32.63%) Architect
3 22 (23.16%) Applications Developer
4 17 (17.89%) Technical Design Authority
5 16 (16.84%) Lead Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Technical Design Leader
5 16 (16.84%) Technical Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Technical Leader
6 15 (15.79%) Tester
7 12 (12.63%) Enterprise Architect
7 12 (12.63%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (12.63%) Test Leader
8 11 (11.58%) Automated Tester
8 11 (11.58%) Software Tester
9 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (9.47%) Middleware Engineer
9 9 (9.47%) Test Engineer
10 8 (8.42%) Digital Architect
11 7 (7.37%) SOA Tester
12 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) .NET
2 24 (25.26%) Spring
3 22 (23.16%) AngularJS
4 17 (17.89%) REST
5 16 (16.84%) Middleware
5 16 (16.84%) SOAP
5 16 (16.84%) Web Services
6 15 (15.79%) XML
7 14 (14.74%) HTML
8 13 (13.68%) CSS
9 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
9 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.42%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (8.42%) WCF
11 7 (7.37%) WPF
12 6 (6.32%) jQuery
13 5 (5.26%) Apache CXF
13 5 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (17.89%) User Experience
3 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.47%) Fintech
5 5 (5.26%) Blockchain
5 5 (5.26%) Cryptography
5 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.21%) Social Media
7 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.11%) Derivative
9 1 (1.05%) Clustering
9 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Unix
2 3 (3.16%) Linux
2 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.16%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) Scrum
3 26 (27.37%) Project Management
4 24 (25.26%) Kanban
5 23 (24.21%) Functional Testing
5 23 (24.21%) Software Testing
6 22 (23.16%) ERP
7 20 (21.05%) People Management
8 19 (20.00%) TDD
9 18 (18.95%) TOGAF
10 17 (17.89%) Load Balancing
10 17 (17.89%) Wealth Management
11 14 (14.74%) SDLC
12 12 (12.63%) Automation Testing
12 12 (12.63%) Integration Testing
12 12 (12.63%) Line Management
12 12 (12.63%) System Testing
12 12 (12.63%) Test Management
12 12 (12.63%) Test Scripting
12 12 (12.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (44.21%) Java
2 21 (22.11%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.58%) C#
5 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (30.53%) Degree
2 12 (12.63%) ISEB
2 12 (12.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (66.32%) Oracle
2 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.68%) IBM
4 12 (12.63%) Green Hat
4 12 (12.63%) HP
4 12 (12.63%) webMethods
5 5 (5.26%) Informatica
5 5 (5.26%) SAP
5 5 (5.26%) Splunk
6 4 (4.21%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.16%) Avaya
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.16%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.16%) VMware
8 1 (1.05%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.05%) Murex
Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+car+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical,
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + pension, pmi, 25 days leave
Posted: 13 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago