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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 74 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 27 59 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.32% 4.43% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 5.22% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 18
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,300 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1041 1131 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.43% 84.91% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 687 732 556
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 24 (45.28%) Java
1 24 (45.28%) Web Services
2 22 (41.51%) Oracle
3 19 (35.85%) Middleware
4 17 (32.08%) Finance
5 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database
6 14 (26.42%) Degree
6 14 (26.42%) .NET
6 14 (26.42%) J2EE
7 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
7 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
9 11 (20.75%) SDLC
9 11 (20.75%) CSS
9 11 (20.75%) Spring
9 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
10 10 (18.87%) C#
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
11 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (16.98%) Advertising
11 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
11 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
12 8 (15.09%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (15.09%) Software Architecture
12 8 (15.09%) Oracle Service Bus

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (24.53%) WebLogic
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (7.55%) JBoss
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.66%) SaaS
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
5 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
6 5 (9.43%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
1 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.89%) MSTest
4 1 (1.89%) Moq
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Ant
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Advertising
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Designer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) SOA Designer
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) SOA Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Middleware Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Lead Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) Web Services
2 19 (35.85%) Middleware
3 14 (26.42%) .NET
3 14 (26.42%) J2EE
4 11 (20.75%) CSS
4 11 (20.75%) Spring
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (15.09%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (7.55%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (7.55%) XML
8 4 (7.55%) jQuery
9 3 (5.66%) REST
9 3 (5.66%) WebCenter
9 3 (5.66%) WCF
10 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.77%) Java EE
10 2 (3.77%) JSP
10 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) iPad
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Physics
5 1 (1.89%) Xbox
5 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Solaris
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
1 11 (20.75%) SDLC
1 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) Software Architecture
3 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
3 7 (13.21%) Scrum
3 7 (13.21%) TDD
4 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.43%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.43%) Identity Management
6 4 (7.55%) BPEL
6 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 4 (7.55%) OOP
6 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Refactoring
7 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) C#
3 10 (18.87%) SQL
4 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.55%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.55%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.77%) CSQA
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Statspack
2 4 (7.55%) logstash
3 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Sun
2 4 (7.55%) Iron Speed
3 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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