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 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 62 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.66% 1.10% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.38% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 13
Average salary £57,500 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -7.89%
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
663 435 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.78% 79.52% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 530 400 439
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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 -6 12 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Taunton - 1 - -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 30 (73.17%) Relational Database
3 29 (70.73%) .NET
4 23 (56.10%) Java
5 22 (53.66%) ITIL
5 22 (53.66%) Banking
6 21 (51.22%) TOGAF
6 21 (51.22%) COBIT
7 20 (48.78%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (29.27%) UML
9 12 (29.27%) Wealth Management
10 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
11 7 (17.07%) HTML
11 7 (17.07%) HTML5
12 6 (14.63%) REST
12 6 (14.63%) Data Transformation
12 6 (14.63%) C#
12 6 (14.63%) IIS
12 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
12 6 (14.63%) MVC
12 6 (14.63%) SQL
12 6 (14.63%) VoIP
12 6 (14.63%) Migration
12 6 (14.63%) jQuery
13 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) Line Management
14 4 (9.76%) Digital Media
15 3 (7.32%) Mentoring

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
2 1 (2.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Grunt
General
1 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 22 (53.66%) Banking
3 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Architect
2 19 (46.34%) Senior Architect
3 17 (41.46%) Developer
4 15 (36.59%) Technical Architect
4 15 (36.59%) Senior Developer
5 13 (31.71%) Consultant
6 9 (21.95%) Senior Technical Architect
7 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
9 5 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (7.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (4.88%) Trainer
12 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
12 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
12 1 (2.44%) Information Architect
12 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
12 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
12 1 (2.44%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) HTML5
2 7 (17.07%) HTML
3 6 (14.63%) jQuery
3 6 (14.63%) REST
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.44%) Sass
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 21 (51.22%) TOGAF
3 20 (48.78%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (29.27%) Wealth Management
5 12 (29.27%) UML
6 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 6 (14.63%) Migration
7 6 (14.63%) Data Transformation
8 5 (12.20%) Line Management
8 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.88%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (4.88%) Information Management
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) C#
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) C
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Twitter
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ITF Solutions
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago