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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 43 83 46
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -37
Permanent jobs citing SOA 75 24 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.94% 1.92% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 2.11% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 55
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1154 1139 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.37% 91.05% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 680 764 813
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 81 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (52.99%) Java
3 51 (43.59%) Maven
4 46 (39.32%) CSS
4 46 (39.32%) JBoss
4 46 (39.32%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (38.46%) HTML
6 42 (35.90%) JavaScript
7 39 (33.33%) Spring
8 36 (30.77%) Open Source
9 35 (29.91%) JSON
9 35 (29.91%) Jenkins
9 35 (29.91%) Web Services
10 34 (29.06%) Scrum
10 34 (29.06%) jQuery
10 34 (29.06%) BDD
11 33 (28.21%) PaaS
11 33 (28.21%) Hibernate
12 31 (26.50%) Selenium
13 30 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (25.64%) Unit Testing
13 30 (25.64%) RESTful
13 30 (25.64%) Oracle
14 29 (24.79%) XHTML
14 29 (24.79%) Document Management
14 29 (24.79%) Alfresco
14 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
14 29 (24.79%) Spring Security
14 29 (24.79%) Artifactory
14 29 (24.79%) Gherkin

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 46 (39.32%) JBoss
2 29 (24.79%) Alfresco
3 9 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (5.13%) GemFire
5 6 (5.13%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.85%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.21%) PaaS
2 21 (17.95%) IaaS
3 18 (15.38%) SaaS
4 16 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (9.40%) RDBMS
3 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.71%) DB2
8 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.85%) MySQL
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (43.59%) Maven
2 35 (29.91%) Jenkins
3 31 (26.50%) Selenium
4 29 (24.79%) Artifactory
5 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.98%) JUnit
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (5.13%) Ant
7 6 (5.13%) Subversion
8 5 (4.27%) HP UFT
8 5 (4.27%) JIRA
8 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.71%) Mocha
9 2 (1.71%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (20.51%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.27%) Private Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Front Office
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (43.59%) Developer
2 23 (19.66%) .NET Developer
3 22 (18.80%) Java Developer
4 21 (17.95%) Architect
4 21 (17.95%) Open Source Developer
5 16 (13.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Applications Architect
7 7 (5.98%) DBA
7 7 (5.98%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (5.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.27%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Designer
9 5 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (39.32%) CSS
2 45 (38.46%) HTML
3 39 (33.33%) Spring
4 35 (29.91%) JSON
4 35 (29.91%) Web Services
5 34 (29.06%) jQuery
6 33 (28.21%) Hibernate
7 30 (25.64%) RESTful
8 29 (24.79%) Gherkin
8 29 (24.79%) Spring Security
8 29 (24.79%) XHTML
9 28 (23.93%) .NET
10 23 (19.66%) Middleware
11 11 (9.40%) J2EE
11 11 (9.40%) REST
12 7 (5.98%) SOAP
13 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.13%) Drools
13 6 (5.13%) Java EE
13 6 (5.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.42%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) AS400
6 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.08%) Linux
2 12 (10.26%) Unix
3 6 (5.13%) Windows
4 5 (4.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.32%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (30.77%) Open Source
4 34 (29.06%) BDD
4 34 (29.06%) Scrum
5 30 (25.64%) Unit Testing
5 30 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (24.79%) Document Management
7 22 (18.80%) SDLC
8 21 (17.95%) DevOps
8 21 (17.95%) OO
8 21 (17.95%) Open Source Development
9 20 (17.09%) Configuration Management
9 20 (17.09%) Microservices
10 17 (14.53%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
11 16 (13.68%) Network Design
12 12 (10.26%) CRM
13 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
14 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.99%) Java
2 42 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 21 (17.95%) SQL
4 10 (8.55%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.98%) C#
5 7 (5.98%) Jython
6 6 (5.13%) Perl
6 6 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.13%) Python
7 5 (4.27%) C
7 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) Groovy
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.68%) MCP
3 13 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) COBIT
2 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 21 (17.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) Puppet
2 16 (13.68%) Ansible
2 16 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.42%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.42%) Mesos
4 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) Oracle
2 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.98%) SAP
4 5 (4.27%) Sybase
5 3 (2.56%) IBM
6 2 (1.71%) Informatica
7 1 (0.85%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.85%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
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