The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 82 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 22 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.44% 1.59% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.79% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 20
Median salary £65,000 £36,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.55% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £25,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £51,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
829 840 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.11% 89.08% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 678 549 726
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SOA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +18 7 £62,000 +3.33%
Tewkesbury - 2 £65,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) C
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) XML
3 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) MVC
5 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (39.39%) Java
7 12 (36.36%) OO
7 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 12 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
8 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
8 10 (30.30%) MODAF
9 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) Web Services
9 9 (27.27%) .NET
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) C#
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 8 (24.24%) ITIL
10 8 (24.24%) SOAP
10 8 (24.24%) Service Management
10 8 (24.24%) VMware
10 8 (24.24%) Military

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Alfresco
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.06%) Documentum
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (9.09%) AutoCAD
3 3 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) iPaaS
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
1 7 (21.21%) Junos
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) Data Lake
5 2 (6.06%) EDRMS
5 2 (6.06%) GIS
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) Ant
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
2 5 (15.15%) QUnit
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 8 (24.24%) Military
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Developer
5 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Integration Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) XML
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) jQuery
4 8 (24.24%) JSON
4 8 (24.24%) SOAP
4 8 (24.24%) Spring
4 8 (24.24%) Spring MVC
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Dojo
6 5 (15.15%) RESTful
6 5 (15.15%) WCF
7 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
7 4 (12.12%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
5 2 (6.06%) Social Media
6 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 12 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (36.36%) OO
4 10 (30.30%) MODAF
5 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 8 (24.24%) ITIL
6 8 (24.24%) Service Management
6 8 (24.24%) TDD
6 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
7 7 (21.21%) Information Assurance
7 7 (21.21%) Presales
7 7 (21.21%) RUP
7 7 (21.21%) SSADM
7 7 (21.21%) UML
7 7 (21.21%) V-Model
7 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Groovy
5 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.12%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) CCNA
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (21.21%) JNCIA
4 4 (12.12%) GIAC
4 4 (12.12%) GSEC
4 4 (12.12%) MBCS
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.06%) ISEB
6 2 (6.06%) MCSD
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
3 7 (21.21%) Juniper
4 4 (12.12%) Cloudera
5 2 (6.06%) ESRI
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) OpenText
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) HP