The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 45 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 49 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.45% 3.50% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 3.83% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 26
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,550 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1015 1123 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.19% 91.38% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 679 759 711
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SOA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Edinburgh region.

SOA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SOA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SOA.

1 67 (69.79%) Java
2 37 (38.54%) Open Source
3 36 (37.50%) Use Case
3 36 (37.50%) OO
3 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (32.29%) JBoss
5 30 (31.25%) Web Services
6 28 (29.17%) Oracle
6 28 (29.17%) UML
6 28 (29.17%) Hibernate
6 28 (29.17%) Spring
6 28 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 27 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (28.13%) JPA
8 25 (26.04%) Finance
8 25 (26.04%) RichFaces
9 24 (25.00%) Java EE
9 24 (25.00%) Linux
10 23 (23.96%) Mentoring
10 23 (23.96%) Wireframes
11 22 (22.92%) Microservices
11 22 (22.92%) JSF
11 22 (22.92%) Scrum
12 21 (21.88%) Data Modelling
12 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
12 21 (21.88%) Apache CXF
13 19 (19.79%) Drools
13 19 (19.79%) OOA/OOD
14 18 (18.75%) XML
14 18 (18.75%) TDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (32.29%) JBoss
2 28 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (8.33%) Alfresco
3 8 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.13%) IIS
6 2 (2.08%) Confluence
7 1 (1.04%) Apache
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.17%) HFM
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.17%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Network Security
2 3 (3.13%) DNS
2 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.13%) SSH
2 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.71%) Big Data
2 17 (17.71%) Hadoop
3 13 (13.54%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.54%) Neo4j
3 13 (13.54%) Pentaho
3 13 (13.54%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
5 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.17%) HBase
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.50%) Maven
3 11 (11.46%) Selenium
4 10 (10.42%) Artifactory
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.17%) ERwin
7 2 (2.08%) JBehave
7 2 (2.08%) JIRA
8 1 (1.04%) Robot Framework
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
3 5 (5.21%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (47.92%) Architect
2 34 (35.42%) Developer
3 27 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 21 (21.88%) Technical Architect
5 19 (19.79%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (14.58%) Open Source Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Applications Architect
8 7 (7.29%) Lead Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Designer
10 4 (4.17%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Data Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Lead Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.25%) Web Services
2 28 (29.17%) Hibernate
2 28 (29.17%) Spring
3 27 (28.13%) JPA
4 25 (26.04%) RichFaces
5 24 (25.00%) Java EE
6 22 (22.92%) JSF
7 21 (21.88%) Apache CXF
8 19 (19.79%) Drools
9 18 (18.75%) XML
10 15 (15.63%) Apache Camel
11 14 (14.58%) ActiveMQ
11 14 (14.58%) HTML
11 14 (14.58%) jBPM
11 14 (14.58%) JSON
11 14 (14.58%) RESTful
12 13 (13.54%) Elastic Stack
13 12 (12.50%) Middleware
14 11 (11.46%) CSS
15 10 (10.42%) Apache OpenJPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) Open Source
2 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) OO
2 36 (37.50%) Use Case
3 28 (29.17%) UML
4 27 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (23.96%) Mentoring
5 23 (23.96%) Wireframes
6 22 (22.92%) Microservices
6 22 (22.92%) Scrum
7 21 (21.88%) Data Modelling
8 19 (19.79%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (18.75%) TDD
10 16 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
11 15 (15.63%) BPMN
11 15 (15.63%) Open Source Development
11 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (12.50%) BDD
12 12 (12.50%) Workflow
13 11 (11.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.79%) Java
2 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.63%) SQL
4 14 (14.58%) Python
5 11 (11.46%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.08%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.08%) Korn
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) NFS
1 3 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
1 1 (1.04%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Oracle
2 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
2 13 (13.54%) Talend
3 5 (5.21%) Cognos
4 4 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 4 (4.17%) IBM
4 4 (4.17%) Teradata
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
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