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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 60 86 27
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -59
Permanent jobs citing SOA 36 14 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.02% 1.01% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 1.13% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 73
Median salary £45,000 £61,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £90,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SOA
Scotland

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
1081 1240 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.54% 89.14% 88.22%
Number of salaries quoted 617 760 910
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 49 (57.65%) Java
2 48 (56.47%) Open Source
3 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (44.71%) HTML
5 36 (42.35%) Scrum
6 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 32 (37.65%) Software Engineering
8 29 (34.12%) CSS
8 29 (34.12%) Web Services
8 29 (34.12%) jQuery
9 26 (30.59%) Hibernate
9 26 (30.59%) Spring
9 26 (30.59%) Maven
9 26 (30.59%) JBoss
9 26 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
10 25 (29.41%) Alfresco
10 25 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (29.41%) Selenium
10 25 (29.41%) Spring Security
10 25 (29.41%) RESTful
10 25 (29.41%) BDD
10 25 (29.41%) Gherkin
10 25 (29.41%) Artifactory
10 25 (29.41%) Jenkins
10 25 (29.41%) XHTML
10 25 (29.41%) Document Management
10 25 (29.41%) JSON
11 23 (27.06%) Zachman Framework
11 23 (27.06%) TOGAF

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 26 (30.59%) JBoss
2 25 (29.41%) Alfresco
3 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Big Data
2 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (30.59%) Maven
2 25 (29.41%) Artifactory
2 25 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 25 (29.41%) Selenium
3 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) JIRA
4 5 (5.88%) JMeter
4 5 (5.88%) JUnit
4 5 (5.88%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 19 (22.35%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Local Government
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Architect
2 29 (34.12%) Developer
3 27 (31.76%) Java Developer
4 21 (24.71%) Open Source Developer
5 18 (21.18%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (16.47%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Designer
9 4 (4.71%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.53%) C# Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Digital Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Principal Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Principal Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) HTML
2 29 (34.12%) CSS
2 29 (34.12%) jQuery
2 29 (34.12%) Web Services
3 26 (30.59%) Hibernate
3 26 (30.59%) Spring
4 25 (29.41%) Gherkin
4 25 (29.41%) JSON
4 25 (29.41%) RESTful
4 25 (29.41%) Spring Security
4 25 (29.41%) XHTML
5 19 (22.35%) .NET
5 19 (22.35%) Middleware
6 13 (15.29%) HTML5
7 12 (14.12%) Java EE
8 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.88%) J2EE
9 5 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.71%) jBPM
10 4 (4.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.88%) PKI
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.71%) Social Media
4 3 (3.53%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.35%) Biometrics
5 2 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) EPoS
6 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) Open Source
2 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (42.35%) Scrum
4 32 (37.65%) Software Engineering
5 26 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (29.41%) BDD
6 25 (29.41%) Document Management
6 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 25 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (27.06%) TOGAF
7 23 (27.06%) Zachman Framework
8 21 (24.71%) Open Source Development
9 16 (18.82%) UML
10 14 (16.47%) Business Development
11 13 (15.29%) CRM
11 13 (15.29%) Microservices
12 11 (12.94%) DevOps
12 11 (12.94%) ITIL
13 10 (11.76%) Presales
13 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (57.65%) Java
2 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.47%) C#
4 9 (10.59%) C++
5 6 (7.06%) Delphi
6 5 (5.88%) Groovy
7 4 (4.71%) Scala
7 4 (4.71%) SQL
8 3 (3.53%) XPath
9 2 (2.35%) C
9 2 (2.35%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) COBIT
2 6 (7.06%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 10 (11.76%) Cognizant
3 10 (11.76%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) ATG
4 1 (1.18%) Charles River
4 1 (1.18%) Twitter
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