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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 35 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 62 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.83% 2.72% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 2.98% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 31
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
969 1176 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.07% 91.45% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 612 796 779
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 19 January 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 65 (76.47%) Java
2 35 (41.18%) OO
2 35 (41.18%) Use Case
3 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (38.82%) JBoss
4 33 (38.82%) Open Source
5 31 (36.47%) Web Services
6 29 (34.12%) Hibernate
6 29 (34.12%) Spring
6 29 (34.12%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (32.94%) UML
8 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 25 (29.41%) Scrum
9 24 (28.24%) Oracle
9 24 (28.24%) Linux
9 24 (28.24%) JPA
9 24 (28.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 22 (25.88%) RichFaces
10 22 (25.88%) Wireframes
11 21 (24.71%) Mentoring
11 21 (24.71%) Drools
11 21 (24.71%) Apache CXF
11 21 (24.71%) JSF
12 19 (22.35%) OOA/OOD
12 19 (22.35%) JSON
12 19 (22.35%) TDD
13 18 (21.18%) Data Modelling
13 18 (21.18%) RESTful
14 17 (20.00%) Microservices
14 17 (20.00%) XML

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 33 (38.82%) JBoss
2 24 (28.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (12.94%) Alfresco
4 8 (9.41%) WebLogic
4 8 (9.41%) WebSphere
4 8 (9.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.53%) IIS
7 2 (2.35%) Confluence
8 1 (1.18%) Apache
8 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (8.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (7.06%) HFM
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) DNS
1 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
1 2 (2.35%) SSH
1 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.29%) Hadoop
2 13 (15.29%) MongoDB
2 13 (15.29%) Neo4j
2 13 (15.29%) Pentaho
2 13 (15.29%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 8 (9.41%) Big Data
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 15 (17.65%) Maven
2 14 (16.47%) Selenium
3 13 (15.29%) Artifactory
3 13 (15.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.53%) JIRA
6 2 (2.35%) JBehave
6 2 (2.35%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (1.18%) JUnit
7 1 (1.18%) Robot Framework
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Architect
2 33 (38.82%) Developer
3 24 (28.24%) Java Developer
4 20 (23.53%) Technical Architect
5 14 (16.47%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (14.12%) Open Source Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Applications Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Designer
10 4 (4.71%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Lead Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Technical Leader
12 2 (2.35%) Applications Engineer
12 2 (2.35%) Java Software Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Java Technical Architect
12 2 (2.35%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.47%) Web Services
2 29 (34.12%) Hibernate
2 29 (34.12%) Spring
3 24 (28.24%) JPA
4 22 (25.88%) RichFaces
5 21 (24.71%) Apache CXF
5 21 (24.71%) Drools
5 21 (24.71%) JSF
6 19 (22.35%) JSON
7 18 (21.18%) RESTful
8 17 (20.00%) HTML
8 17 (20.00%) XML
9 16 (18.82%) Apache Camel
9 16 (18.82%) Java EE
9 16 (18.82%) jBPM
10 15 (17.65%) CSS
11 13 (15.29%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (15.29%) ELK Stack
11 13 (15.29%) jQuery
11 13 (15.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) Replication
2 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.18%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.18%) PKI
2 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.24%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) CentOS
4 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) OO
1 35 (41.18%) Use Case
2 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (38.82%) Open Source
4 29 (34.12%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (32.94%) UML
6 25 (29.41%) Scrum
7 22 (25.88%) Wireframes
8 21 (24.71%) Mentoring
9 19 (22.35%) OOA/OOD
9 19 (22.35%) TDD
10 18 (21.18%) Data Modelling
11 17 (20.00%) Microservices
12 16 (18.82%) BDD
12 16 (18.82%) Logical Data Model
13 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (16.47%) BPMN
15 13 (15.29%) Open Source Development
16 12 (14.12%) Workflow
17 11 (12.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (76.47%) Java
2 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.82%) SQL
4 14 (16.47%) Python
5 12 (14.12%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.35%) C#
8 2 (2.35%) Korn
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) HND
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) NFS
1 2 (2.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
1 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) Talend
3 11 (12.94%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.24%) Cognos
5 6 (7.06%) Hyperion
6 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.35%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.18%) HP
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