The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 63 75 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 29 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.63% 2.33% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.85% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 20
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 983 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 87.83% 81.78% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 633 605 453
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SOA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Glasgow region.

SOA Salary Trend in Glasgow

SOA
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 41 (57.75%) Java
2 28 (39.44%) CSS
3 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.62%) Spring
4 26 (36.62%) Web Services
5 25 (35.21%) SQL
6 23 (32.39%) Finance
7 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
8 20 (28.17%) Oracle
8 20 (28.17%) HTML
8 20 (28.17%) Hibernate
9 19 (26.76%) .NET
9 19 (26.76%) Degree
10 18 (25.35%) Scrum
11 17 (23.94%) C#
11 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET
11 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
13 15 (21.13%) Maven
13 15 (21.13%) Banking
14 14 (19.72%) MVC
15 13 (18.31%) XML
15 13 (18.31%) jQuery
15 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
16 12 (16.90%) Web Development
16 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
17 11 (15.49%) Linux
17 11 (15.49%) Tomcat

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.08%) CMS
3 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 7 (9.86%) Mule
4 4 (5.63%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.86%) Big Data
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Maven
2 11 (15.49%) JUnit
3 8 (11.27%) Ant
3 8 (11.27%) Subversion
4 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.63%) Mockito
6 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner
6 4 (5.63%) JIRA
6 4 (5.63%) Selenium
6 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.82%) NUnit
9 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.41%) LLBLGen Pro
9 1 (1.41%) MSTest
9 1 (1.41%) Moq
9 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Private Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Senior Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Architect
4 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Senior Web Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Web Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Technical Architect
7 8 (11.27%) Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Test Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Java Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) CSS
2 26 (36.62%) Web Services
2 26 (36.62%) Spring
3 20 (28.17%) Hibernate
3 20 (28.17%) HTML
4 19 (26.76%) .NET
5 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET
6 13 (18.31%) XML
6 13 (18.31%) jQuery
7 11 (15.49%) JDBC
8 10 (14.08%) CSS3
9 8 (11.27%) REST
9 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (11.27%) SOAP
9 8 (11.27%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (11.27%) Spring MVC
10 7 (9.86%) Java EE
10 7 (9.86%) XML Schema
10 7 (9.86%) Middleware
10 7 (9.86%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) SWIFT
4 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.23%) Open Source
7 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.41%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Scrum
3 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (19.72%) MVC
5 12 (16.90%) Web Development
6 11 (15.49%) TDD
6 11 (15.49%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (11.27%) EAI
7 8 (11.27%) Investment Management
7 8 (11.27%) Wealth Management
7 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
8 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
8 7 (9.86%) Software Architecture
8 7 (9.86%) DevOps
8 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.04%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.04%) OOP
10 5 (7.04%) Project Management
11 4 (5.63%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) Java
2 25 (35.21%) SQL
3 17 (23.94%) C#
4 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) Python
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) Iron Speed
4 4 (5.63%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) Sybase
6 2 (2.82%) IBM
6 2 (2.82%) Green Hat
7 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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