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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 81 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 59 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.86% 5.26% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 6.44% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 13
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,150 £55,000 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1177 916 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.07% 81.64% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 699 610 434
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 42 (50.00%) Oracle
2 35 (41.67%) Java
2 35 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 29 (34.52%) SQL
4 26 (30.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 25 (29.76%) Spring
5 25 (29.76%) Oracle EBS
6 22 (26.19%) Web Services
7 20 (23.81%) Oracle Applications
7 20 (23.81%) Relational Database
8 19 (22.62%) Finance
8 19 (22.62%) WebLogic
9 18 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 18 (21.43%) MVC
10 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (20.24%) JSON
11 16 (19.05%) Gherkin
11 16 (19.05%) JBoss
11 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
12 15 (17.86%) ITIL
12 15 (17.86%) PL/SQL
13 14 (16.67%) Open Source
13 14 (16.67%) Ajax
14 13 (15.48%) Document Management
14 13 (15.48%) JSF
14 13 (15.48%) Oracle RAC
14 13 (15.48%) Selenium
14 13 (15.48%) Alfresco
14 13 (15.48%) BDD
14 13 (15.48%) Data Guard

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (22.62%) WebLogic
2 13 (15.48%) Alfresco
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.76%) Mule
6 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.57%) IIS
7 2 (2.38%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.19%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (23.81%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) SaaS
2 4 (4.76%) PaaS
2 4 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) SAN
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 26 (30.95%) Oracle BI EE
3 20 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
5 12 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.57%) MySQL
9 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.19%) OLAP
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (15.48%) Selenium
1 13 (15.48%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.95%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.76%) Maven
3 4 (4.76%) Ant
3 4 (4.76%) JUnit
4 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Banking
2 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Developer
2 24 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 21 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (16.67%) DBA
6 13 (15.48%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (15.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 12 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 12 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
7 12 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
8 9 (10.71%) Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Test Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Applications Developer
10 7 (8.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 5 (5.95%) OBIEE Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Architect
12 4 (4.76%) Tester
12 4 (4.76%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) Spring
2 22 (26.19%) Web Services
3 18 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 17 (20.24%) JSON
5 16 (19.05%) Gherkin
6 14 (16.67%) Ajax
7 13 (15.48%) JSF
7 13 (15.48%) RESTful
8 11 (13.10%) XML
8 11 (13.10%) HTML
9 9 (10.71%) CSS
10 8 (9.52%) jQuery
11 7 (8.33%) SOAP
11 7 (8.33%) Middleware
12 6 (7.14%) .NET
13 5 (5.95%) HTML5
13 5 (5.95%) CSS3
14 4 (4.76%) GWT
14 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
14 4 (4.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Open Source
2 13 (15.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.76%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) MVC
2 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.86%) ITIL
4 13 (15.48%) Document Management
4 13 (15.48%) BDD
5 12 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 12 (14.29%) Change Management
6 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.14%) OO
8 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.95%) Web Development
9 5 (5.95%) Service Management
9 5 (5.95%) Scrum
9 5 (5.95%) CRM
9 5 (5.95%) System Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) SQL
3 15 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 12 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.33%) C#
6 5 (5.95%) C++
7 2 (2.38%) Jython
7 2 (2.38%) Groovy
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) VBScript
8 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) Data Guard
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.38%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 42 (50.00%) Oracle
2 16 (19.05%) JBoss
3 13 (15.48%) Informatica
4 12 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (4.76%) IBM
6 3 (3.57%) HP
6 3 (3.57%) Green Hat
7 2 (2.38%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.19%) Iron Speed
8 1 (1.19%) NetApp
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) Sybase
8 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.19%) Adobe
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Skyscanner
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Skyscanner
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Skyscanner
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago