The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.20% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
SOA
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 230 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 84.68% 76.92% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 267 211 134
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SOA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SOA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
4 6 (46.15%) LINQ
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (46.15%) REST
4 6 (46.15%) ATDD
4 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (46.15%) Microservices
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) COBIT
5 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
2 6 (46.15%) WCF
2 6 (46.15%) LINQ
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (46.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) OpenCL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) ATDD
2 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
2 6 (46.15%) Microservices
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) QNX
2 1 (7.69%) Siebel
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle