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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 79 56 94
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +38
Permanent jobs citing SOA 20 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.97% 4.12% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 5.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
821 685 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.81% 76.37% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 666 596 622
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,180 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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 3 March 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 -5 11 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Cirencester +3 6 £48,250 -1.02%
Gloucester +6 2 £52,500 +62.79%
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 36 (92.31%) HTML
2 35 (89.74%) JavaScript
2 35 (89.74%) CSS
3 32 (82.05%) .NET
4 27 (69.23%) C#
5 25 (64.10%) OO
6 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET
7 22 (56.41%) AngularJS
8 21 (53.85%) Finance
8 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
8 21 (53.85%) SQL
8 21 (53.85%) Web Services
8 21 (53.85%) XML
9 20 (51.28%) MVC
9 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
9 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (51.28%) jQuery
10 19 (48.72%) WCF
10 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
10 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (46.15%) Mentoring
11 18 (46.15%) Coaching
11 18 (46.15%) MCSD
11 18 (46.15%) RDBMS
11 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (46.15%) Wealth Management
11 18 (46.15%) Release Management
11 18 (46.15%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (5.13%) JBoss
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) MPLS
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (46.15%) RDBMS
3 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) NUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) MSTest
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 24 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (28.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (28.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (28.21%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (17.95%) .NET Team Leader
7 7 (17.95%) Team Leader
7 7 (17.95%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Lead Software Engineer
11 1 (2.56%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) HTML
2 35 (89.74%) CSS
3 32 (82.05%) .NET
4 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 22 (56.41%) AngularJS
6 21 (53.85%) Web Services
6 21 (53.85%) XML
7 20 (51.28%) jQuery
7 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (48.72%) WCF
9 13 (33.33%) CSS3
10 11 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (25.64%) HTML5
12 7 (17.95%) Sass
13 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 4 (10.26%) J2EE
15 2 (5.13%) EJB
15 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Social Network
1 1 (2.56%) Open Source
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) OO
2 20 (51.28%) MVC
3 18 (46.15%) Wealth Management
3 18 (46.15%) Release Management
3 18 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 18 (46.15%) Coaching
4 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.95%) B2B
6 7 (17.95%) Line Management
7 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.26%) UML
10 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 2 (5.13%) Migration
11 2 (5.13%) Scrum
11 2 (5.13%) Information Security
11 2 (5.13%) ITIL
11 2 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) JavaScript
2 27 (69.23%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
5 8 (20.51%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) MCSD
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) VMware