The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 25 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.63% 2.49% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.09% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 7
Average salary £52,500 £41,861 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.41% -1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £49,100 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
557 550 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.96% 80.41% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 474 512 363
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
SOA
South West

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 23 April 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 23 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
Bath +7 18 £52,500 +20.88% 1
Street - 2 £110,000 -
Taunton -13 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Yeovil - 1 £32,500 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 38 (86.36%) Finance
2 36 (81.82%) Java
3 35 (79.55%) Relational Database
4 34 (77.27%) .NET
5 24 (54.55%) Banking
6 23 (52.27%) TOGAF
6 23 (52.27%) Telecoms
7 22 (50.00%) ITIL
7 22 (50.00%) COBIT
8 14 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (29.55%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (22.73%) Digital Media
12 9 (20.45%) Wealth Management
13 3 (6.82%) Migration
13 3 (6.82%) SQL
13 3 (6.82%) UNIX
13 3 (6.82%) Web Services
13 3 (6.82%) Data Transformation
14 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (4.55%) Twitter
14 2 (4.55%) Analytics
14 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
14 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
14 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
14 2 (4.55%) REST
14 2 (4.55%) QA
14 2 (4.55%) Selenium
14 2 (4.55%) FitNesse
14 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.55%) JMeter
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
1 2 (4.55%) FitNesse
1 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 38 (86.36%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Banking
3 23 (52.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Architect
2 33 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (65.91%) Technical Architect
4 23 (52.27%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 10 (22.73%) Consultant
6 8 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
7 7 (15.91%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Trainer
9 2 (4.55%) Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Architect
10 1 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) jQuery
3 2 (4.55%) HTML5
3 2 (4.55%) REST
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) SOAP
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) TOGAF
2 22 (50.00%) ITIL
3 14 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (29.55%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (20.45%) Wealth Management
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Information Management
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) C
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) C++
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Twitter
2 1 (2.27%) ATG
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