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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 78 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 31 64 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.34% 5.76% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 6.89% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,750 £33,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £55,000 £62,500
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
1139 929 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.03% 83.62% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 661 610 449
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (49.37%) Java
2 37 (46.84%) Oracle
3 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (39.24%) SQL
5 30 (37.97%) Spring
6 27 (34.18%) Oracle Database
7 23 (29.11%) Web Services
8 22 (27.85%) Hibernate
9 20 (25.32%) MVC
10 17 (21.52%) Finance
11 16 (20.25%) Oracle EBS
11 16 (20.25%) Relational Database
11 16 (20.25%) JSON
11 16 (20.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (18.99%) Gherkin
12 15 (18.99%) XML
12 15 (18.99%) JBoss
13 14 (17.72%) Open Source
14 13 (16.46%) RESTful
14 13 (16.46%) Alfresco
14 13 (16.46%) Selenium
14 13 (16.46%) Document Management
14 13 (16.46%) Ajax
14 13 (16.46%) Jenkins
14 13 (16.46%) BDD
14 13 (16.46%) WebLogic
14 13 (16.46%) CSS
14 13 (16.46%) PL/SQL
14 13 (16.46%) RDBMS
14 13 (16.46%) Oracle Applications

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 13 (16.46%) Alfresco
1 13 (16.46%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.86%) Mule
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) CMS
6 2 (2.53%) IIS
6 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (16.46%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) SaaS
2 4 (5.06%) PaaS
2 4 (5.06%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle Database
2 16 (20.25%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (16.46%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) MySQL
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Selenium
1 13 (16.46%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.39%) Maven
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (8.86%) Ant
4 7 (8.86%) JUnit
5 4 (5.06%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.80%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.27%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.38%) Senior Developer
4 20 (25.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Technical Team Leader
5 12 (15.19%) Java Team Leader
5 12 (15.19%) Team Leader
6 9 (11.39%) DBA
7 8 (10.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 8 (10.13%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (10.13%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Architect
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Test Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Head of IT
11 4 (5.06%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) Spring
2 23 (29.11%) Web Services
3 22 (27.85%) Hibernate
4 16 (20.25%) JSON
5 15 (18.99%) Gherkin
5 15 (18.99%) XML
6 13 (16.46%) RESTful
6 13 (16.46%) Ajax
6 13 (16.46%) CSS
6 13 (16.46%) JSF
7 12 (15.19%) HTML
8 10 (12.66%) CSS3
8 10 (12.66%) jQuery
9 8 (10.13%) SOAP
9 8 (10.13%) HTML5
10 7 (8.86%) Spring MVC
10 7 (8.86%) GWT
10 7 (8.86%) JDBC
10 7 (8.86%) FpML
10 7 (8.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Open Source
2 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.86%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) MVC
3 13 (16.46%) Document Management
3 13 (16.46%) BDD
4 11 (13.92%) ITIL
5 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.13%) Change Management
5 8 (10.13%) Scrum
5 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.13%) Web Development
6 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.86%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.86%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (8.86%) EAI
7 6 (7.59%) OO
7 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.59%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Coaching
8 5 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) SQL
3 13 (16.46%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.59%) C#
6 5 (6.33%) C++
7 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.53%) Jython
8 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (10.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) JBoss
3 8 (10.13%) VMware
3 8 (10.13%) Informatica
4 3 (3.80%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) Sybase
5 2 (2.53%) Green Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Iron Speed
6 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
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