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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 75 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.77% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
327 302 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.63% 75.50% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 242 274 201
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Google
3 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 8 (57.14%) Physics
3 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) QlikView
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (57.14%) Data Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 8 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 8 (57.14%) Tableau
3 8 (57.14%) Actuate
3 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (57.14%) Analytics
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) Maven

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (57.14%) QlikView
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) QUnit
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) Dojo
1 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 8 (57.14%) Physics
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 8 (57.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Data Architecture
2 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Groovy
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) Actuate
1 8 (57.14%) Google
1 8 (57.14%) Tableau
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) QNX