The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 27 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 110 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.36% 2.23% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.84% 2.64% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 21 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £42,500 £53,660
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1244 1021 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.27% 84.17% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 823 640 617
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Scotland

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 135 (68.53%) Java
2 78 (39.59%) JavaScript
3 74 (37.56%) JBoss
4 73 (37.06%) Open Source
5 69 (35.03%) Hibernate
6 67 (34.01%) Web Services
7 65 (32.99%) HTML
8 63 (31.98%) Middleware
8 63 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (31.47%) Oracle
10 57 (28.93%) Spring
11 53 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (26.40%) RESTful
13 50 (25.38%) CSS
14 49 (24.87%) BDD
15 48 (24.37%) XML
16 47 (23.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 47 (23.86%) Gherkin
17 46 (23.35%) JSON
18 43 (21.83%) Jenkins
19 42 (21.32%) XSLT
20 41 (20.81%) Scrum
20 41 (20.81%) Alfresco
21 40 (20.30%) Selenium
21 40 (20.30%) Document Management
22 39 (19.80%) SQL
23 37 (18.78%) jQuery
24 36 (18.27%) JSF
24 36 (18.27%) Maven
25 35 (17.77%) BPMN

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 47 (23.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 41 (20.81%) Alfresco
3 35 (17.77%) WebLogic
4 18 (9.14%) WebSphere
5 15 (7.61%) Drupal
6 9 (4.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (3.55%) IIS
7 7 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (2.54%) CMS
10 4 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (13.71%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (11.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (4.57%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (4.57%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.03%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) LDAP
1 11 (5.58%) Internet
2 2 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.24%) Oracle Database
2 31 (15.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
4 25 (12.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 19 (9.64%) Oracle ODI
6 16 (8.12%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (5.58%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.55%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.05%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.03%) Big Data
13 3 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
14 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.02%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (21.83%) Jenkins
2 40 (20.30%) Selenium
3 36 (18.27%) Maven
4 27 (13.71%) Artifactory
5 26 (13.20%) JUnit
6 25 (12.69%) Ant
7 21 (10.66%) TestNG
8 14 (7.11%) Eclipse
9 13 (6.60%) LoadRunner
10 12 (6.09%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.52%) NUnit
11 3 (1.52%) Subversion
11 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.52%) MSTest
12 2 (1.02%) JIRA
12 2 (1.02%) JMeter
13 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (12.69%) Finance
2 6 (3.05%) Banking
3 5 (2.54%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.54%) Legal
4 3 (1.52%) Advertising
4 3 (1.52%) Local Government
4 3 (1.52%) French Language
5 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (53.81%) Developer
2 81 (41.12%) Java Developer
3 39 (19.80%) Architect
4 38 (19.29%) Senior Developer
5 32 (16.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (10.66%) Technical Architect
7 18 (9.14%) Analyst
7 18 (9.14%) Middleware Specialist
8 15 (7.61%) Oracle Architect
9 14 (7.11%) Test Analyst
10 13 (6.60%) Performance Test Analyst
10 13 (6.60%) Performance Analyst
11 12 (6.09%) Performance Tester
11 12 (6.09%) Technical Team Leader
11 12 (6.09%) Java Team Leader
11 12 (6.09%) Tester
11 12 (6.09%) Team Leader
11 12 (6.09%) Oracle Technical Architect
12 9 (4.57%) Senior Architect
13 8 (4.06%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (35.03%) Hibernate
2 67 (34.01%) Web Services
3 65 (32.99%) HTML
4 63 (31.98%) Middleware
5 57 (28.93%) Spring
6 52 (26.40%) RESTful
7 50 (25.38%) CSS
8 48 (24.37%) XML
9 47 (23.86%) Gherkin
10 46 (23.35%) JSON
11 42 (21.32%) XSLT
12 37 (18.78%) jQuery
13 36 (18.27%) JSF
14 34 (17.26%) Java EE
15 32 (16.24%) XHTML
16 30 (15.23%) Ajax
17 27 (13.71%) Spring Security
18 26 (13.20%) .NET
19 20 (10.15%) SOAP
19 20 (10.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 73 (37.06%) Open Source
2 11 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.06%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.05%) Clustering
4 6 (3.05%) Oracle Exalogic
5 5 (2.54%) DataPower
6 4 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.52%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.02%) Physics
9 1 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.09%) Windows
1 12 (6.09%) Linux
2 8 (4.06%) UNIX
3 4 (2.03%) Solaris
4 3 (1.52%) AIX
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (24.87%) BDD
4 41 (20.81%) Scrum
5 40 (20.30%) Document Management
6 35 (17.77%) BPMN
7 32 (16.24%) TDD
8 28 (14.21%) Unit Testing
9 27 (13.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (12.18%) MVC
11 21 (10.66%) Asset Management
12 16 (8.12%) Workflow
13 15 (7.61%) Data Management
14 14 (7.11%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (7.11%) TOGAF
14 14 (7.11%) Business Analysis
14 14 (7.11%) OO
15 13 (6.60%) Performance Testing
15 13 (6.60%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 135 (68.53%) Java
2 78 (39.59%) JavaScript
3 39 (19.80%) SQL
4 25 (12.69%) C#
5 21 (10.66%) Python
6 16 (8.12%) PL/SQL
7 14 (7.11%) XQuery
7 14 (7.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 13 (6.60%) Jython
9 4 (2.03%) Ruby
10 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (11.68%) Degree
2 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (9.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (7.11%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (37.56%) JBoss
2 62 (31.47%) Oracle
3 17 (8.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.60%) HP
5 3 (1.52%) Perforce
5 3 (1.52%) Pega
6 2 (1.02%) Tableau
6 2 (1.02%) Omniture
6 2 (1.02%) Google
6 2 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.51%) Citrix
7 1 (0.51%) Informatica
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.51%) Twitter
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