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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 93 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.80% 0.85% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.11% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
860 630 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.49% 76.46% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 712 517 550
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 -8 2 £45,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £37,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £55,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
7 6 (31.58%) Coaching
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
8 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) WCF
8 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
8 5 (26.32%) Release Management
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Hudson
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Java Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 5 (26.32%) Middleware
7 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
9 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
9 2 (10.53%) Ajax
9 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 2 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) OO
2 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
2 6 (31.58%) Coaching
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
3 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) MODAF
6 2 (10.53%) Business Development
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) MCSD
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee