The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 87 56 83
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.04% 3.42% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 4.56% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 11
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SOA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SOA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Gloucestershire region.

SOA Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SOA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -4 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Tewkesbury +2 2 £50,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (81.25%) HTML
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 23 (71.88%) CSS
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 22 (68.75%) .NET
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 20 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 20 (62.50%) C#
4 20 (62.50%) Web Services
4 20 (62.50%) XML
4 20 (62.50%) OO
4 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 17 (53.13%) jQuery
7 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (50.00%) MVC
7 16 (50.00%) Finance
7 16 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (50.00%) Coaching
8 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (46.88%) RDBMS
8 15 (46.88%) MCSD
8 15 (46.88%) Release Management
8 15 (46.88%) WCF
8 15 (46.88%) Wealth Management
9 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
10 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) MPLS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
3 15 (46.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) MSTest
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Senior Developer
3 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Senior C# Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Architect
6 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
6 5 (15.63%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (15.63%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) HTML
2 23 (71.88%) CSS
3 22 (68.75%) .NET
4 20 (62.50%) Web Services
4 20 (62.50%) XML
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 17 (53.13%) jQuery
7 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (46.88%) WCF
9 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
10 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (12.50%) J2EE
13 3 (9.38%) HTML5
13 3 (9.38%) Sass
13 3 (9.38%) CSS3
13 3 (9.38%) SOAP
13 3 (9.38%) EDI
13 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Social Network
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) OO
2 16 (50.00%) MVC
2 16 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 16 (50.00%) Coaching
3 15 (46.88%) Release Management
3 15 (46.88%) Wealth Management
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) UML
5 6 (18.75%) Line Management
6 4 (12.50%) MODAF
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) CRM
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Business Development
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 20 (62.50%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (46.88%) MCSD
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) McAfee
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) VMware