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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 53 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 43 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.06% 3.36% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 4.04% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 13
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
932 941 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.09% 83.20% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 605 572 508
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 18 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 40 (52.63%) Java
2 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (36.84%) CSS
4 27 (35.53%) Spring
5 26 (34.21%) SQL
6 25 (32.89%) Web Services
7 22 (28.95%) Oracle
7 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
7 22 (28.95%) Hibernate
8 21 (27.63%) Finance
9 19 (25.00%) .NET
9 19 (25.00%) HTML
10 18 (23.68%) Scrum
11 17 (22.37%) C#
11 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
11 17 (22.37%) Degree
11 17 (22.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (19.74%) MVC
14 14 (18.42%) Maven
15 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
15 13 (17.11%) jQuery
15 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (17.11%) Banking
15 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
16 12 (15.79%) XML
16 12 (15.79%) Linux
16 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
16 12 (15.79%) Web Development
17 11 (14.47%) Dependency Injection

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.16%) CMS
3 7 (9.21%) IIS
3 7 (9.21%) Mule
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.63%) JBoss
5 2 (2.63%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.32%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.21%) Big Data
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.32%) MySQL
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Maven
2 11 (14.47%) JUnit
3 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.21%) Ant
3 7 (9.21%) Subversion
4 6 (7.89%) Selenium
4 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.26%) Mockito
5 4 (5.26%) JIRA
5 4 (5.26%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.95%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.63%) NUnit
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.32%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (1.32%) MSTest
8 1 (1.32%) Moq
8 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Banking
3 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 8 (10.53%) Private Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) Senior Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Architect
3 17 (22.37%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Web Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Product Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) CSS
2 27 (35.53%) Spring
3 25 (32.89%) Web Services
4 22 (28.95%) Hibernate
5 19 (25.00%) HTML
5 19 (25.00%) .NET
6 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
7 13 (17.11%) jQuery
8 12 (15.79%) XML
9 11 (14.47%) JDBC
10 10 (13.16%) CSS3
11 9 (11.84%) Middleware
12 8 (10.53%) Java EE
12 8 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (10.53%) REST
12 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.21%) HTML5
13 7 (9.21%) GWT
13 7 (9.21%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
1 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) SWIFT
3 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.58%) Open Source
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Scrum
3 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (19.74%) MVC
5 12 (15.79%) Web Development
6 11 (14.47%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (13.16%) TDD
8 8 (10.53%) TOGAF
8 8 (10.53%) EAI
8 8 (10.53%) Investment Management
8 8 (10.53%) Wealth Management
8 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.21%) DevOps
9 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
9 7 (9.21%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.58%) Refactoring
11 5 (6.58%) OOP
11 5 (6.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) C#
4 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) Jython
7 1 (1.32%) Groovy
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Iron Speed
4 4 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (2.63%) Sybase
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Green Hat
6 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago