The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 43 80 104
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 183 86 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.52% 2.76% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 3.56% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 49 46
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £38,300 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,100 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
UK

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SOA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SOA Salary Trend in Scotland

SOA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Scotland

SOA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +26 88 £37,500 -9.63% 10
Glasgow +15 79 £46,500 +3.33% 6
Aberdeen +6 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Stirling - 3 £43,500 - 3
Perth and Kinross - 2 £75,000 -
West Lothian +15 1 £46,750 -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 143 (56.52%) Java
2 103 (40.71%) JavaScript
3 96 (37.94%) HTML
4 87 (34.39%) Oracle
5 78 (30.83%) JBoss
6 72 (28.46%) Hibernate
7 71 (28.06%) Open Source
8 69 (27.27%) Spring
8 69 (27.27%) Web Services
9 68 (26.88%) SQL
10 67 (26.48%) CSS
11 64 (25.30%) XML
12 63 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (23.72%) Oracle Database
14 58 (22.92%) Middleware
14 58 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
15 57 (22.53%) Finance
15 57 (22.53%) JSON
16 56 (22.13%) Unit Testing
17 53 (20.95%) jQuery
17 53 (20.95%) Oracle EBS
18 52 (20.55%) Oracle BI EE
19 50 (19.76%) Relational Database
20 48 (18.97%) Maven
21 47 (18.58%) RESTful
22 46 (18.18%) C#
23 45 (17.79%) Scrum
24 44 (17.39%) SQL Server
25 43 (17.00%) WebLogic
26 42 (16.60%) Gherkin

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 43 (17.00%) WebLogic
2 38 (15.02%) Alfresco
3 17 (6.72%) Drupal
4 14 (5.53%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.74%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.95%) IIS
7 9 (3.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (3.16%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.98%) Apache
10 4 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.58%) TIBCO EMS
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle BPEL
12 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.79%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.40%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.40%) CMS
13 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (1.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 53 (20.95%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (16.21%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (6.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.58%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.74%) SaaS
2 8 (3.16%) IaaS
2 8 (3.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.35%) LDAP
2 9 (3.56%) Intranet
3 4 (1.58%) HTTP
4 3 (1.19%) SAN
5 1 (0.40%) SMS
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.72%) Oracle Database
2 52 (20.55%) Oracle BI EE
3 50 (19.76%) Relational Database
4 44 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 41 (16.21%) RDBMS
6 24 (9.49%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.58%) MySQL
12 4 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.58%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.58%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (18.97%) Maven
2 39 (15.42%) Jenkins
3 38 (15.02%) Selenium
4 32 (12.65%) Artifactory
5 29 (11.46%) JUnit
6 26 (10.28%) Oracle Forms
7 21 (8.30%) Eclipse
8 20 (7.91%) TestNG
9 12 (4.74%) Visual Studio
10 11 (4.35%) Subversion
10 11 (4.35%) Ant
11 6 (2.37%) LoadRunner
12 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.98%) ClearCase
13 4 (1.58%) JMeter
13 4 (1.58%) NUnit
13 4 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.58%) MSTest
14 3 (1.19%) Hudson
14 3 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 57 (22.53%) Finance
2 12 (4.74%) Banking
3 10 (3.95%) Advertising
4 5 (1.98%) Legal
4 5 (1.98%) Front Office
5 4 (1.58%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.58%) Private Banking
6 3 (1.19%) Local Government
7 2 (0.79%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 145 (57.31%) Developer
2 89 (35.18%) Java Developer
3 36 (14.23%) Senior Developer
4 30 (11.86%) DBA
4 30 (11.86%) Oracle DBA
5 27 (10.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 27 (10.67%) Analyst
6 26 (10.28%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (8.30%) Oracle Developer
8 19 (7.51%) Architect
9 17 (6.72%) Applications Developer
10 13 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (5.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 13 (5.14%) Programmer
11 12 (4.74%) Test Analyst
11 12 (4.74%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.35%) Designer
13 9 (3.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 9 (3.56%) Senior Programmer
13 9 (3.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (37.94%) HTML
2 72 (28.46%) Hibernate
3 69 (27.27%) Spring
3 69 (27.27%) Web Services
4 67 (26.48%) CSS
5 64 (25.30%) XML
6 58 (22.92%) Middleware
7 57 (22.53%) JSON
8 53 (20.95%) jQuery
9 47 (18.58%) RESTful
10 42 (16.60%) Gherkin
11 41 (16.21%) .NET
12 39 (15.42%) Ajax
13 37 (14.62%) XHTML
14 34 (13.44%) Java EE
15 33 (13.04%) XSLT
16 32 (12.65%) Spring Security
16 32 (12.65%) JSF
17 25 (9.88%) ASP.NET
18 23 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (28.06%) Open Source
2 23 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 17 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.14%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.37%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.58%) Physics
8 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.19%) Clustering
9 2 (0.79%) GIS
9 2 (0.79%) Animation
10 1 (0.40%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.25%) Windows
2 21 (8.30%) Linux
3 11 (4.35%) UNIX
4 8 (3.16%) Solaris
4 8 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.58%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
2 58 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (22.13%) Unit Testing
4 45 (17.79%) Scrum
5 38 (15.02%) BDD
6 37 (14.62%) Document Management
7 32 (12.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (12.25%) Workflow
9 29 (11.46%) MVC
9 29 (11.46%) OO
10 27 (10.67%) ITIL
11 24 (9.49%) Service Delivery
12 23 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (9.09%) TDD
13 21 (8.30%) Change Management
13 21 (8.30%) BPMN
14 16 (6.32%) Waterfall
15 14 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
16 11 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 143 (56.52%) Java
2 103 (40.71%) JavaScript
3 68 (26.88%) SQL
4 46 (18.18%) C#
5 28 (11.07%) PL/SQL
6 27 (10.67%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.74%) C++
8 11 (4.35%) Python
9 9 (3.56%) VBScript
10 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.58%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.58%) Ruby
12 3 (1.19%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.79%) C
14 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
14 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (12.65%) Degree
2 7 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.58%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.19%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.11%) QA
2 7 (2.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (11.07%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (10.28%) Data Guard
2 21 (8.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.19%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Statspack
4 2 (0.79%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 87 (34.39%) Oracle
2 78 (30.83%) JBoss
3 24 (9.49%) Informatica
4 21 (8.30%) VMware
5 19 (7.51%) IBM
6 11 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.35%) HP
7 6 (2.37%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.98%) Perforce
8 5 (1.98%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.58%) Omniture
9 4 (1.58%) Google
9 4 (1.58%) Tableau
10 3 (1.19%) Green Hat
10 3 (1.19%) Pega
10 3 (1.19%) Sybase
10 3 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (1.19%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.19%) NetApp
10 3 (1.19%) Citrix
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Advantage Resourcing
Salary: £38500 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Hudson - London
Salary: EXCELLENT SALARY & PACKAGE
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Stirling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago