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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 56 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 48 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.81% 2.67% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 3.08% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 21
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 £42,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,550 £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
1122 1137 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.12% 86.60% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 710 720 665
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £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 3 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (62.32%) Oracle
2 42 (60.87%) Java
3 36 (52.17%) Oracle Database
4 35 (50.72%) Web Services
5 34 (49.28%) Middleware
6 33 (47.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (46.38%) WebLogic
8 23 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 23 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
9 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
9 21 (30.43%) SQL
10 20 (28.99%) Finance
10 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
11 19 (27.54%) J2EE
11 19 (27.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (24.64%) RDBMS
12 17 (24.64%) Spring
13 16 (23.19%) XML
13 16 (23.19%) SDLC
14 14 (20.29%) jQuery
14 14 (20.29%) CSS
15 13 (18.84%) PL/SQL
15 13 (18.84%) Linux
15 13 (18.84%) WebCenter
16 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
16 12 (17.39%) Oracle ADF
17 11 (15.94%) Scrum
17 11 (15.94%) Java EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (46.38%) WebLogic
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (10.14%) JBoss
4 4 (5.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.35%) Alfresco
5 3 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.35%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.17%) Oracle Database
2 33 (47.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 19 (27.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (24.64%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.25%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (4.35%) MySQL
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JDeveloper
1 3 (4.35%) Maven
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (4.35%) Selenium
1 3 (4.35%) Artifactory
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.90%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Advertising
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Developer
2 26 (37.68%) Designer
3 20 (28.99%) SOA Designer
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Lead Designer
6 8 (11.59%) Technical Leader
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) Architect
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) SOA Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 7 (10.14%) SOA Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Administrator
9 4 (5.80%) Middleware Administrator
10 3 (4.35%) Open Source Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.72%) Web Services
2 34 (49.28%) Middleware
3 23 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 19 (27.54%) J2EE
5 17 (24.64%) Spring
6 16 (23.19%) XML
7 14 (20.29%) CSS
7 14 (20.29%) jQuery
8 13 (18.84%) WebCenter
9 12 (17.39%) Oracle ADF
10 11 (15.94%) Java EE
11 8 (11.59%) Hibernate
12 6 (8.70%) XSLT
13 5 (7.25%) HTML
13 5 (7.25%) .NET
13 5 (7.25%) JSP
14 3 (4.35%) JSON
14 3 (4.35%) Spring Security
14 3 (4.35%) XHTML
14 3 (4.35%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) iPad
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.70%) Physics
4 4 (5.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.45%) Xbox
6 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) UNIX
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) SDLC
3 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.94%) Performance Testing
4 11 (15.94%) Scrum
5 10 (14.49%) OO
5 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.49%) Line Management
6 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 9 (13.04%) BPEL
7 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (10.14%) UML
8 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.70%) ERP
9 6 (8.70%) OOD
9 6 (8.70%) Use Case
9 6 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) SQL
3 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.84%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.80%) Perl
5 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.35%) Jython
6 3 (4.35%) Groovy
6 3 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) Tcl
6 3 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) CSQA
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Statspack
2 4 (5.80%) logstash
3 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (62.32%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Sun
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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