The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.58% 0.63% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.81% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +21.46%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
662 494 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.11% 78.16% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 536 454 376
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SOA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SOA Salary Trend in Somerset

SOA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
(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
Bath +1 9 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Taunton - 2 - -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
3 23 (67.65%) .NET
4 21 (61.76%) Java
5 19 (55.88%) ITIL
5 19 (55.88%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (52.94%) COBIT
6 18 (52.94%) Banking
6 18 (52.94%) TOGAF
7 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (38.24%) Wealth Management
8 13 (38.24%) UML
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.71%) HTML5
9 5 (14.71%) Data Transformation
9 5 (14.71%) REST
10 4 (11.76%) jQuery
10 4 (11.76%) MVC
10 4 (11.76%) C#
10 4 (11.76%) IIS
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.76%) SQL
10 4 (11.76%) VoIP
11 3 (8.82%) Oracle
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
11 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.82%) Line Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
2 1 (2.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Grunt
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 18 (52.94%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Architect
2 20 (58.82%) Senior Architect
3 17 (50.00%) Technical Architect
4 13 (38.24%) Senior Technical Architect
5 12 (35.29%) Developer
6 11 (32.35%) Consultant
7 10 (29.41%) Senior Developer
8 8 (23.53%) Designer
9 7 (20.59%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (14.71%) Technical Designer
10 5 (14.71%) Senior Designer
11 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
12 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
12 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
13 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
14 1 (2.94%) Information Architect
14 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
14 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
14 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) HTML5
2 5 (14.71%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) JSP
5 2 (5.88%) JMX
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.94%) Sass
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) SOAP
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) XSD
6 1 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Wiki
1 1 (2.94%) Open Source
1 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
1 19 (55.88%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (52.94%) TOGAF
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) UML
4 13 (38.24%) Wealth Management
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Data Transformation
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) BPEL
9 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) XQuery
3 1 (2.94%) XPath
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus profit-related bonus
Posted: 15 days ago