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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 46 88 54
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 59 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.92% 1.75% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 2.02% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 20
Average salary £51,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.04% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £50,000
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
1072 1190 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.33% 86.73% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 681 728 650
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 55 (64.71%) Java
2 49 (57.65%) Oracle
3 41 (48.24%) Web Services
3 41 (48.24%) Oracle Database
4 39 (45.88%) Middleware
5 38 (44.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 37 (43.53%) WebLogic
7 32 (37.65%) SQL
7 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (36.47%) Relational Database
9 28 (32.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 28 (32.94%) Oracle Fusion
9 28 (32.94%) Oracle Service Bus
9 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
10 25 (29.41%) XML
11 24 (28.24%) CSS
11 24 (28.24%) RDBMS
12 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database 10g
12 23 (27.06%) Spring
12 23 (27.06%) jQuery
13 22 (25.88%) Finance
14 21 (24.71%) J2EE
14 21 (24.71%) SDLC
15 17 (20.00%) PL/SQL
15 17 (20.00%) Scrum
16 16 (18.82%) Oracle ADF
16 16 (18.82%) Hibernate
17 15 (17.65%) Performance Testing
17 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
17 15 (17.65%) Java EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 37 (43.53%) WebLogic
2 28 (32.94%) Oracle Service Bus
2 28 (32.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (14.12%) JBoss
4 8 (9.41%) Alfresco
5 4 (4.71%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.53%) Mule
6 3 (3.53%) IIS
6 3 (3.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (3.53%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 3 (3.53%) PaaS
2 3 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) SSH
3 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.18%) Network Security
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.24%) Oracle Database
2 38 (44.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 31 (36.47%) Relational Database
4 24 (28.24%) RDBMS
5 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.53%) MySQL
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Maven
1 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.41%) Artifactory
2 8 (9.41%) Selenium
3 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.53%) JUnit
4 3 (3.53%) JDeveloper
4 3 (3.53%) Hudson
5 2 (2.35%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) Developer
2 31 (36.47%) Designer
3 25 (29.41%) SOA Designer
4 13 (15.29%) Lead Designer
5 12 (14.12%) Java Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Technical Leader
8 8 (9.41%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 8 (9.41%) SOA Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Open Source Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Consultant
9 7 (8.24%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (8.24%) SOA Consultant
9 7 (8.24%) Oracle SOA Consultant
10 5 (5.88%) Architect
11 4 (4.71%) Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Administrator
11 4 (4.71%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (48.24%) Web Services
2 39 (45.88%) Middleware
3 28 (32.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 25 (29.41%) XML
5 24 (28.24%) CSS
6 23 (27.06%) Spring
6 23 (27.06%) jQuery
7 21 (24.71%) J2EE
8 16 (18.82%) Oracle ADF
8 16 (18.82%) Hibernate
9 15 (17.65%) Java EE
10 14 (16.47%) WebCenter
11 12 (14.12%) HTML
12 11 (12.94%) RESTful
13 10 (11.76%) XSLT
14 8 (9.41%) XHTML
14 8 (9.41%) .NET
14 8 (9.41%) JSON
14 8 (9.41%) Gherkin
14 8 (9.41%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.94%) iPad
3 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.76%) Physics
4 4 (4.71%) User Experience
5 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Replication
6 2 (2.35%) Statistics
6 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.18%) Commodity Exotics
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.18%) Economics
7 1 (1.18%) Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 13 (15.29%) UNIX
3 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.71%) Solaris
4 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.53%) Windows
4 3 (3.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) SDLC
3 17 (20.00%) Scrum
4 15 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 15 (17.65%) Open Source
5 13 (15.29%) Line Management
6 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
7 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.94%) OO
7 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.76%) BPEL
9 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
9 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.41%) BDD
10 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (9.41%) UML
10 8 (9.41%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) Java
2 32 (37.65%) SQL
3 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.24%) Perl
5 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.71%) Tcl
7 4 (4.71%) C++
8 3 (3.53%) C#
8 3 (3.53%) Jython
8 3 (3.53%) Groovy
9 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.35%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.35%) Korn
9 2 (2.35%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.35%) CSQA
2 2 (2.35%) HND
3 1 (1.18%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.35%) NFS
2 2 (2.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle Statspack
2 4 (4.71%) logstash
3 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Oracle
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.71%) Sun
3 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.53%) Apple
4 3 (3.53%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
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