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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 68 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 24 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.10% 2.00% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.21% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 31
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £41,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £78,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,075 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
1046 1449 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.51% 90.45% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 739 907 867
Median salary £47,750 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 September 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 40 (65.57%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (49.18%) Scrum
4 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 28 (45.90%) HTML
5 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (37.70%) Finance
7 21 (34.43%) CSS
7 21 (34.43%) Web Services
7 21 (34.43%) Open Source
7 21 (34.43%) BDD
8 20 (32.79%) jQuery
9 19 (31.15%) RESTful
9 19 (31.15%) Oracle
9 19 (31.15%) JSON
10 18 (29.51%) SQL
11 17 (27.87%) C#
11 17 (27.87%) .NET
11 17 (27.87%) JBoss
11 17 (27.87%) Spring
12 16 (26.23%) Hibernate
12 16 (26.23%) TDD
12 16 (26.23%) Middleware
13 15 (24.59%) Maven
13 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
13 15 (24.59%) Artifactory
13 15 (24.59%) Jenkins
13 15 (24.59%) Open Source Development
14 14 (22.95%) Spring Security
14 14 (22.95%) Selenium

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 17 (27.87%) JBoss
2 14 (22.95%) Alfresco
3 6 (9.84%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (9.84%) IIS
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) HFM
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (4.92%) Big Data
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Artifactory
1 15 (24.59%) Jenkins
1 15 (24.59%) Maven
2 14 (22.95%) Selenium
3 7 (11.48%) JIRA
3 7 (11.48%) LoadRunner
4 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.84%) JMeter
4 6 (9.84%) JUnit
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.20%) General Ledger
4 4 (6.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Java Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Architect
4 14 (22.95%) Open Source Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Software Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Designer
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Access Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Database Designer
10 2 (3.28%) E-Business Developer
10 2 (3.28%) HTML Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (3.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) HTML
2 21 (34.43%) CSS
2 21 (34.43%) Web Services
3 20 (32.79%) jQuery
4 19 (31.15%) JSON
4 19 (31.15%) RESTful
5 17 (27.87%) .NET
5 17 (27.87%) Spring
6 16 (26.23%) Hibernate
6 16 (26.23%) Middleware
7 14 (22.95%) Gherkin
7 14 (22.95%) Spring Security
7 14 (22.95%) XHTML
8 11 (18.03%) HTML5
9 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
9 9 (14.75%) Drools
9 9 (14.75%) jBPM
10 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.84%) Java EE
11 6 (9.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) PKI
2 5 (8.20%) Social Media
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Biometrics
4 2 (3.28%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) Scrum
3 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (34.43%) BDD
4 21 (34.43%) Open Source
5 16 (26.23%) TDD
6 15 (24.59%) Open Source Development
6 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
7 14 (22.95%) Document Management
7 14 (22.95%) Unit Testing
7 14 (22.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (21.31%) Microservices
8 13 (21.31%) MVC
9 12 (19.67%) UML
10 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
11 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.11%) DevOps
11 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (11.48%) CRM
13 6 (9.84%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) Java
2 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) C#
5 14 (22.95%) C++
5 14 (22.95%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.84%) Groovy
6 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.56%) Delphi
9 2 (3.28%) C
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
9 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Jython
10 1 (1.64%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) COBIT
1 4 (6.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Cognos
3 5 (8.20%) Hyperion
4 4 (6.56%) Cognizant
4 4 (6.56%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Charles River
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Talend
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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