The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 128 101 133
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 64 89 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.72% 2.18% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.73% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 73 45
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +5.26%
SOA
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3037 3266 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.42% 79.97% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 2761 2451
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Hampshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Hampshire

SOA
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Southampton +2 22 £44,000 +32.67%
Andover -10 11 £85,000 +61.90%
Hook - 7 £62,500 -
Farnborough -3 6 £70,000 +16.66%
Basingstoke +21 4 - -
Havant +11 2 £45,000 -37.93%
Aldershot -4 2 - -
Fareham - 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 74 (44.58%) Oracle
2 60 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (31.93%) Java
4 44 (26.51%) Scrum
5 43 (25.90%) Oracle EBS
6 36 (21.69%) UML
7 34 (20.48%) Web Services
8 32 (19.28%) C#
8 32 (19.28%) SQL
9 31 (18.67%) Middleware
10 30 (18.07%) Oracle Fusion
10 30 (18.07%) Oracle Database
11 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
12 28 (16.87%) UNIX
13 27 (16.27%) Windows
13 27 (16.27%) HTML
13 27 (16.27%) JavaScript
13 27 (16.27%) Software Engineering
14 25 (15.06%) Finance
14 25 (15.06%) Security Cleared
15 24 (14.46%) Maven
15 24 (14.46%) SQL Server
15 24 (14.46%) ITIL
15 24 (14.46%) Linux
16 23 (13.86%) .NET
16 23 (13.86%) B2B
16 23 (13.86%) Degree
17 22 (13.25%) IBM
17 22 (13.25%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (12.65%) AIX

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (12.05%) WebLogic
1 20 (12.05%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (6.63%) Lotus Domino
2 11 (6.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (4.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (3.01%) TPMS
4 5 (3.01%) Mule
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 4 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.81%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.60%) Node.js
7 1 (0.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 43 (25.90%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (7.23%) Oracle ERP
3 11 (6.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.82%) SaaS
2 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) SSL
1 11 (6.63%) Firewall
2 10 (6.02%) LDAP
3 6 (3.61%) Kerberos
4 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.01%) HTTP
5 4 (2.41%) FTP
6 3 (1.81%) WAN
6 3 (1.81%) SAN
7 2 (1.20%) LAN
8 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.07%) Oracle Database
2 24 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 22 (13.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (6.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.42%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 24 (14.46%) Maven
2 20 (12.05%) Ant
3 17 (10.24%) Subversion
4 12 (7.23%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.63%) Toad
5 11 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (6.02%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (4.82%) Selenium
8 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.01%) QUnit
8 5 (3.01%) NuGet
9 4 (2.41%) Gradle
9 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.41%) JIRA
9 4 (2.41%) MSTest
9 4 (2.41%) NUnit
10 3 (1.81%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.81%) WATIR
10 3 (1.81%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.04%) Retail
4 8 (4.82%) Local Government
5 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Military
6 2 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (31.33%) Architect
2 43 (25.90%) Developer
3 22 (13.25%) SOA Architect
4 18 (10.84%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 18 (10.84%) Oracle Architect
5 17 (10.24%) Analyst
6 16 (9.64%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.64%) Software Engineer
6 16 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.04%) Solutions Designer
7 15 (9.04%) Designer
8 11 (6.63%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) Oracle Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Oracle Support Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Business Support Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Technical Business Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) E-Business Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Technical Support Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.48%) Web Services
2 31 (18.67%) Middleware
3 30 (18.07%) Oracle Fusion
4 27 (16.27%) HTML
5 23 (13.86%) .NET
6 20 (12.05%) SOAP
7 19 (11.45%) XML
8 16 (9.64%) CSS
8 16 (9.64%) WebSphere MQ
8 16 (9.64%) WCF
9 15 (9.04%) Java EE
9 15 (9.04%) ASP.NET
10 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (7.83%) RESTful
11 13 (7.83%) .NET Framework
12 12 (7.23%) JSON
12 12 (7.23%) Entity Framework
13 10 (6.02%) REST
13 10 (6.02%) HTML5
13 10 (6.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.42%) DataPower
4 9 (5.42%) Open Source
5 7 (4.22%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.61%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.41%) HACMP
7 4 (2.41%) PKI
8 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.81%) Physics
8 3 (1.81%) Kindle
8 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.60%) Clustering
10 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.87%) UNIX
2 27 (16.27%) Windows
3 24 (14.46%) Linux
4 21 (12.65%) AIX
5 13 (7.83%) Solaris
6 12 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.42%) CentOS
8 8 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.82%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (4.22%) HPUX
10 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (26.51%) Scrum
3 36 (21.69%) UML
4 27 (16.27%) Software Engineering
5 24 (14.46%) ITIL
6 23 (13.86%) B2B
7 20 (12.05%) OO
7 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (12.05%) TDD
7 20 (12.05%) TOGAF
7 20 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (11.45%) Configuration Management
9 18 (10.84%) ERP
9 18 (10.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (10.24%) MVC
11 16 (9.64%) Project Management
12 15 (9.04%) Budget Control
12 15 (9.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (9.04%) BDD
13 14 (8.43%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.93%) Java
2 32 (19.28%) C#
2 32 (19.28%) SQL
3 27 (16.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.24%) C
5 16 (9.64%) PL/SQL
5 16 (9.64%) C++
6 9 (5.42%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.22%) Perl
8 5 (3.01%) PHP
8 5 (3.01%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.01%) Groovy
9 4 (2.41%) Jython
9 4 (2.41%) Korn
9 4 (2.41%) XPath
9 4 (2.41%) Python
10 2 (1.20%) Ada
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (15.06%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.86%) Degree
3 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.41%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.81%) ISEB
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.60%) MCAD
6 1 (0.60%) MCSD
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) MCTS
6 1 (0.60%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) COBIT
2 6 (3.61%) QA
3 5 (3.01%) DICOM
3 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.82%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.61%) vSphere
4 4 (2.41%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (5.42%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (4.22%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.41%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.60%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 74 (44.58%) Oracle
2 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
3 22 (13.25%) IBM
4 13 (7.83%) Sun
5 12 (7.23%) SAP
6 9 (5.42%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.42%) VMware
7 8 (4.82%) Siebel
8 4 (2.41%) Remedy
9 3 (1.81%) Adobe
9 3 (1.81%) BEA
10 2 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
11 1 (0.60%) Ariba
11 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.60%) QNX
11 1 (0.60%) Telerik