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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 59 91 26
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -65
Permanent jobs citing SOA 40 14 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.33% 0.96% 7.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.06% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 74
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £72,500 £63,550
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,710 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +1.41%
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
1092 1320 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.92% 90.41% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 636 853 864
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £64,000
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 26 July 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (52.33%) Java
3 44 (51.16%) Open Source
4 39 (45.35%) Scrum
5 36 (41.86%) JavaScript
6 35 (40.70%) HTML
7 29 (33.72%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (32.56%) Software Engineering
9 27 (31.40%) .NET
9 27 (31.40%) CSS
9 27 (31.40%) BDD
10 26 (30.23%) jQuery
11 25 (29.07%) Web Services
11 25 (29.07%) Finance
12 23 (26.74%) Zachman Framework
12 23 (26.74%) TOGAF
12 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
13 22 (25.58%) Middleware
13 22 (25.58%) JBoss
13 22 (25.58%) Spring
13 22 (25.58%) Maven
13 22 (25.58%) Hibernate
14 21 (24.42%) Document Management
14 21 (24.42%) XHTML
14 21 (24.42%) C#
14 21 (24.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
14 21 (24.42%) Alfresco
14 21 (24.42%) JSON
14 21 (24.42%) 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 22 (25.58%) JBoss
2 21 (24.42%) Alfresco
3 6 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.14%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Maven
2 21 (24.42%) Artifactory
2 21 (24.42%) Jenkins
2 21 (24.42%) Selenium
3 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.14%) JIRA
4 6 (6.98%) JMeter
4 6 (6.98%) JUnit
4 6 (6.98%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (29.07%) Finance
2 19 (22.09%) Banking
3 7 (8.14%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.81%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Architect
2 29 (33.72%) Developer
3 25 (29.07%) Java Developer
4 21 (24.42%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (23.26%) Open Source Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Designer
10 3 (3.49%) .NET Architect
10 3 (3.49%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Digital Architect
11 2 (2.33%) Access Developer
11 2 (2.33%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.33%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Solutions Designer
11 2 (2.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (40.70%) HTML
2 27 (31.40%) .NET
2 27 (31.40%) CSS
3 26 (30.23%) jQuery
4 25 (29.07%) Web Services
5 22 (25.58%) Hibernate
5 22 (25.58%) Middleware
5 22 (25.58%) Spring
6 21 (24.42%) Gherkin
6 21 (24.42%) JSON
6 21 (24.42%) RESTful
6 21 (24.42%) Spring Security
6 21 (24.42%) XHTML
7 13 (15.12%) HTML5
8 12 (13.95%) Java EE
9 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
9 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
10 6 (6.98%) Drools
10 6 (6.98%) jBPM
11 5 (5.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.98%) PKI
3 5 (5.81%) Social Media
4 2 (2.33%) Biometrics
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) EPoS
5 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Unix
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.16%) Open Source
3 39 (45.35%) Scrum
4 29 (33.72%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (32.56%) Software Engineering
6 27 (31.40%) BDD
7 23 (26.74%) TOGAF
7 23 (26.74%) Zachman Framework
8 21 (24.42%) Document Management
8 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
8 21 (24.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (23.26%) Open Source Development
10 19 (22.09%) UML
11 15 (17.44%) TDD
12 14 (16.28%) Business Development
12 14 (16.28%) CRM
13 13 (15.12%) Microservices
13 13 (15.12%) MVC
14 11 (12.79%) DevOps
14 11 (12.79%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) Java
2 36 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.42%) C#
4 16 (18.60%) C++
5 13 (15.12%) SQL
6 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.98%) Delphi
7 6 (6.98%) Groovy
7 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.33%) C
8 2 (2.33%) PHP
8 2 (2.33%) Scala
8 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) COBIT
2 6 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.26%) Oracle
3 10 (11.63%) Cognizant
3 10 (11.63%) IBM
4 2 (2.33%) Charles River
5 1 (1.16%) ATG
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter
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