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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 72 44 87
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +43
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.56% 4.55% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 5.91% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 3
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
737 609 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 76.61% 76.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 625 522 693
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram 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 21 October 2014. 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 -11 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucester +1 1 £37,000 -45.18%
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) CSS3
4 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
5 11 (37.93%) OO
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
7 9 (31.03%) HTML5
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 8 (27.59%) B2B
8 8 (27.59%) SLA
8 8 (27.59%) webMethods
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) Time Management
8 8 (27.59%) Sass
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
10 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
10 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) COBIT

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Developer
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Leader
6 5 (17.24%) Architect
6 5 (17.24%) Applications Architect
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Architect
7 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 12 (41.38%) CSS3
3 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
5 9 (31.03%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) Sass
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (6.90%) WCF
10 1 (3.45%) XHTML
10 1 (3.45%) XML
10 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (37.93%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) B2B
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Time Management
4 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
4 5 (17.24%) CMMI
4 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
4 5 (17.24%) RAD
4 5 (17.24%) Matrix Management
5 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 5 (17.24%) COBIT
3 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
1 8 (27.59%) webMethods
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) EPiServer
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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