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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 39 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 88 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.31% 2.28% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 2.91% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 22
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £39,483 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £47,100 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 104 (80.00%) Java
2 80 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 67 (51.54%) HTML
3 67 (51.54%) JBoss
4 64 (49.23%) Open Source
5 56 (43.08%) Hibernate
6 51 (39.23%) CSS
6 51 (39.23%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (36.15%) Spring
8 44 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (32.31%) Web Services
10 40 (30.77%) RESTful
11 39 (30.00%) Maven
11 39 (30.00%) JSON
11 39 (30.00%) XML
12 38 (29.23%) Middleware
12 38 (29.23%) Scrum
13 37 (28.46%) jQuery
14 34 (26.15%) Gherkin
15 33 (25.38%) Selenium
15 33 (25.38%) Java EE
16 32 (24.62%) Jenkins
17 31 (23.85%) BDD
17 31 (23.85%) Alfresco
18 30 (23.08%) Document Management
18 30 (23.08%) XHTML
19 29 (22.31%) JSF
20 28 (21.54%) Unit Testing
21 27 (20.77%) User Acceptance Testing
21 27 (20.77%) Spring Security

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (23.85%) Alfresco
2 17 (13.08%) Drupal
3 14 (10.77%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.92%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.85%) Apache
6 4 (3.08%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.54%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.08%) Google Analytics
1 4 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.46%) LDAP
2 4 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.08%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (30.00%) Maven
2 33 (25.38%) Selenium
3 32 (24.62%) Jenkins
4 27 (20.77%) Artifactory
5 26 (20.00%) JUnit
6 20 (15.38%) TestNG
7 17 (13.08%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.62%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.62%) Ant
9 4 (3.08%) JMeter
9 4 (3.08%) NUnit
9 4 (3.08%) Subversion
9 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.08%) MSTest
10 3 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.54%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (14.62%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Advertising
3 5 (3.85%) Legal
4 3 (2.31%) Local Government
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.54%) French Language
6 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 92 (70.77%) Developer
2 70 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 30 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 22 (16.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (11.54%) Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) Architect
7 9 (6.92%) Tester
7 9 (6.92%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Designer
9 7 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Performance Tester
10 6 (4.62%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Performance Test Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (51.54%) HTML
2 56 (43.08%) Hibernate
3 51 (39.23%) CSS
4 47 (36.15%) Spring
5 42 (32.31%) Web Services
6 40 (30.77%) RESTful
7 39 (30.00%) JSON
7 39 (30.00%) XML
8 38 (29.23%) Middleware
9 37 (28.46%) jQuery
10 34 (26.15%) Gherkin
11 33 (25.38%) Java EE
12 30 (23.08%) XHTML
13 29 (22.31%) JSF
14 27 (20.77%) Spring Security
15 26 (20.00%) XSLT
16 24 (18.46%) Ajax
17 19 (14.62%) jBPM
18 17 (13.08%) Drools
19 16 (12.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 64 (49.23%) Open Source
2 12 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.08%) Physics
5 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.54%) GIS
6 2 (1.54%) Animation
7 1 (0.77%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.85%) Windows
2 12 (9.23%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Android
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.54%) UNIX
5 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.23%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (29.23%) Scrum
4 31 (23.85%) BDD
5 30 (23.08%) Document Management
6 28 (21.54%) Unit Testing
7 27 (20.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (16.92%) TDD
9 19 (14.62%) BPMN
9 19 (14.62%) Workflow
10 15 (11.54%) OO
11 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (6.92%) MVC
13 7 (5.38%) Test Automation
14 6 (4.62%) Service Delivery
14 6 (4.62%) Analytics
14 6 (4.62%) Performance Testing
15 5 (3.85%) ITIL
16 4 (3.08%) E-Commerce
16 4 (3.08%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 104 (80.00%) Java
2 80 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 21 (16.15%) SQL
4 18 (13.85%) C#
5 6 (4.62%) Python
6 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.31%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.31%) C++
8 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.92%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
Vendors
1 67 (51.54%) JBoss
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle
3 10 (7.69%) IBM
4 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.62%) HP
5 4 (3.08%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.08%) Omniture
5 4 (3.08%) Google
5 4 (3.08%) Tableau
6 3 (2.31%) Pega
6 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.54%) Perforce
8 1 (0.77%) ESRI
8 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.77%) Citrix
8 1 (0.77%) Apple
8 1 (0.77%) Informatica
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