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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 65 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.95% 1.60% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.13% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 12
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,700 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
625 422 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.38% 75.22% 74.50%
Number of salaries quoted 527 377 410
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,646 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram 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 20 August 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 14 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Taunton -6 1 - - 1
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 36 (83.72%) Finance
2 33 (76.74%) Relational Database
3 30 (69.77%) .NET
4 24 (55.81%) Java
5 22 (51.16%) ITIL
5 22 (51.16%) Banking
6 21 (48.84%) TOGAF
6 21 (48.84%) COBIT
7 18 (41.86%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
9 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (23.26%) UML
10 10 (23.26%) Wealth Management
11 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (13.95%) jQuery
12 6 (13.95%) HTML5
12 6 (13.95%) REST
12 6 (13.95%) Digital Media
12 6 (13.95%) VoIP
12 6 (13.95%) IIS
12 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.95%) C#
12 6 (13.95%) HTML
12 6 (13.95%) SQL
12 6 (13.95%) MVC
13 5 (11.63%) Migration
13 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
14 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 2 (4.65%) C
15 2 (4.65%) C++

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (13.95%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) Relational Database
General
1 36 (83.72%) Finance
2 22 (51.16%) Banking
3 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Architect
2 18 (41.86%) Technical Architect
3 17 (39.53%) Senior Architect
4 16 (37.21%) Developer
5 15 (34.88%) Senior Developer
6 14 (32.56%) Consultant
7 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (16.28%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 7 (16.28%) Senior Technical Architect
9 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
9 6 (13.95%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (11.63%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (4.65%) Trainer
13 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
13 1 (2.33%) Information Architect
13 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
13 1 (2.33%) Lead Architect
13 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1 (2.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.95%) jQuery
2 6 (13.95%) HTML5
2 6 (13.95%) REST
2 6 (13.95%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 21 (48.84%) TOGAF
3 18 (41.86%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (23.26%) Wealth Management
5 10 (23.26%) UML
6 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
8 5 (11.63%) Migration
8 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.65%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.65%) Information Management
10 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.65%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.65%) Analytics
11 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Twitter
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