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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 67 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 48 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.53% 2.48% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.78% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 19
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £85,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
1229 971 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.37% 89.33% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 750 632 645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,976
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 79 (75.96%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (61.54%) Java
3 52 (50.00%) HTML
4 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
4 45 (43.27%) CSS
5 40 (38.46%) Maven
5 40 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (35.58%) JBoss
6 37 (35.58%) .NET
7 36 (34.62%) Web Services
8 35 (33.65%) Spring
9 33 (31.73%) Scrum
9 33 (31.73%) jQuery
10 32 (30.77%) Selenium
10 32 (30.77%) Hibernate
11 31 (29.81%) Open Source
12 29 (27.88%) Jenkins
13 28 (26.92%) RESTful
13 28 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 28 (26.92%) Unit Testing
14 27 (25.96%) BDD
14 27 (25.96%) JSON
15 26 (25.00%) Document Management
15 26 (25.00%) XHTML
15 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 26 (25.00%) Gherkin
15 26 (25.00%) Spring Security
15 26 (25.00%) Alfresco
15 26 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 26 (25.00%) Artifactory

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (35.58%) JBoss
2 26 (25.00%) Alfresco
3 9 (8.65%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (4.81%) CMS
6 4 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.92%) Apache Qpid
8 2 (1.92%) Mule
9 1 (0.96%) GemFire
9 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) PaaS
2 15 (14.42%) SaaS
3 12 (11.54%) IaaS
4 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 13 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 13 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.96%) DB2
6 1 (0.96%) MySQL
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (38.46%) Maven
2 32 (30.77%) Selenium
3 29 (27.88%) Jenkins
4 26 (25.00%) Artifactory
5 14 (13.46%) JIRA
5 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.77%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.81%) Mocha
8 5 (4.81%) SilkTest
9 3 (2.88%) JUnit
10 2 (1.92%) Hudson
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.96%) Ant
11 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Front Office
2 2 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (47.12%) Developer
2 26 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.08%) Open Source Developer
4 22 (21.15%) .NET Developer
5 16 (15.38%) Technical Leader
6 11 (10.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Designer
8 8 (7.69%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (4.81%) Tester
11 4 (3.85%) Web Tester
12 3 (2.88%) Analyst
12 3 (2.88%) Applications Architect
12 3 (2.88%) Lead Designer
12 3 (2.88%) Senior Designer
12 3 (2.88%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.00%) HTML
2 45 (43.27%) CSS
3 37 (35.58%) .NET
4 36 (34.62%) Web Services
5 35 (33.65%) Spring
6 33 (31.73%) jQuery
7 32 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 28 (26.92%) RESTful
9 27 (25.96%) JSON
10 26 (25.00%) Gherkin
10 26 (25.00%) Spring Security
10 26 (25.00%) XHTML
11 16 (15.38%) Middleware
12 14 (13.46%) HTML5
13 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
14 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (8.65%) Java EE
16 6 (5.77%) J2EE
17 5 (4.81%) XML
18 4 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.73%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.88%) Physics
4 3 (2.88%) User Experience
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Commodity Exotics
5 2 (1.92%) Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) Economics
5 2 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.96%) AS400
6 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) Linux
2 7 (6.73%) Unix
3 2 (1.92%) Android
3 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (75.96%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (31.73%) Scrum
4 31 (29.81%) Open Source
5 28 (26.92%) Unit Testing
5 28 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (25.96%) BDD
7 26 (25.00%) Document Management
8 22 (21.15%) SDLC
9 18 (17.31%) Line Management
10 17 (16.35%) OO
10 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
11 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (13.46%) Coaching
12 14 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.58%) Configuration Management
13 11 (10.58%) DevOps
13 11 (10.58%) Microservices
13 11 (10.58%) Network Design
13 11 (10.58%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (61.54%) Java
2 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 19 (18.27%) SQL
4 12 (11.54%) C#
5 10 (9.62%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.88%) Perl
7 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.92%) Jython
7 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) C
8 1 (0.96%) Groovy
8 1 (0.96%) PHP
8 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.62%) MCP
3 6 (5.77%) Degree
4 1 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Ansible
1 11 (10.58%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (10.58%) Puppet
2 5 (4.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) Oracle
3 3 (2.88%) Adobe
3 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.88%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Apple
4 2 (1.92%) Google
4 2 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
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