The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 163 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 91 154 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.61% 2.58% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 2.96% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78 102 64
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,250 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
SOA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4939 5197 5173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.56% 86.91% 85.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4131 4343 4202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SOA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SOA Salary Trend in the South West

SOA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in the South West

SOA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +14 25 £45,000 - 2
Somerset -13 20 £60,000 +9.58% 3
Bristol -7 18 £66,250 +47.22% 2
Gloucestershire +2 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wiltshire -26 10 £43,000 -4.44%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SOA.

1 95 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (38.73%) Java
3 65 (37.57%) Oracle
4 56 (32.37%) JavaScript
5 53 (30.64%) HTML
6 49 (28.32%) SQL
6 49 (28.32%) Web Services
6 49 (28.32%) Linux
7 46 (26.59%) AngularJS
8 45 (26.01%) .NET
8 45 (26.01%) C#
9 44 (25.43%) Finance
9 44 (25.43%) Scrum
10 43 (24.86%) Security Cleared
11 42 (24.28%) Degree
12 36 (20.81%) CSS
13 31 (17.92%) Microsoft
14 30 (17.34%) REST
15 29 (16.76%) jQuery
15 29 (16.76%) SDLC
16 28 (16.18%) Hadoop
16 28 (16.18%) JUnit
16 28 (16.18%) JBoss
17 27 (15.61%) SQL Server
17 27 (15.61%) Hibernate
17 27 (15.61%) NoSQL
18 26 (15.03%) Selenium
19 25 (14.45%) Spring
19 25 (14.45%) C
19 25 (14.45%) XML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (16.18%) JBoss
2 16 (9.25%) WebLogic
3 15 (8.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (5.78%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (5.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (4.62%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.89%) Apache
7 5 (2.89%) Confluence
7 5 (2.89%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.31%) Apache Pig
8 4 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.73%) nginx
9 3 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.16%) Mule
11 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 10 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.73%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.73%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Oracle Retail
2 8 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.73%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.16%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.20%) SaaS
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.73%) IaaS
4 3 (1.73%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (1.73%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (1.73%) Route 53
4 3 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.14%) Internet
2 6 (3.47%) Junos
3 5 (2.89%) HTTP
4 2 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.16%) DHCP
4 2 (1.16%) DNS
4 2 (1.16%) Intranet
4 2 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.18%) Hadoop
2 27 (15.61%) NoSQL
2 27 (15.61%) SQL Server
3 23 (13.29%) Oracle Database
4 22 (12.72%) Relational Database
5 21 (12.14%) MongoDB
6 20 (11.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 18 (10.40%) MySQL
8 15 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (6.36%) RDBMS
11 9 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (4.62%) Big Data
12 8 (4.62%) Data Mining
12 8 (4.62%) Redis
13 4 (2.31%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.31%) HBase
13 4 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (2.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (16.18%) JUnit
2 26 (15.03%) Selenium
3 19 (10.98%) JIRA
4 17 (9.83%) Git (software)
5 16 (9.25%) Cucumber
6 15 (8.67%) Maven
7 12 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 12 (6.94%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (6.36%) Mockito
8 11 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (6.36%) Visual Studio
9 10 (5.78%) SoapUI
10 9 (5.20%) EasyMock
10 9 (5.20%) Eclipse
10 9 (5.20%) IntelliJ
10 9 (5.20%) Subversion
10 9 (5.20%) Vagrant
11 8 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (3.47%) Ant
13 4 (2.31%) NUnit
General
1 44 (25.43%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Retail
3 10 (5.78%) Banking
4 7 (4.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.73%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Law
7 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (30.64%) Developer
2 51 (29.48%) Architect
3 18 (10.40%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.25%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (8.67%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.09%) .NET Developer
7 13 (7.51%) Integration Architect
7 13 (7.51%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.36%) Administrator
9 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.78%) Technical Architect
9 10 (5.78%) Tester
10 9 (5.20%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (4.62%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Middleware Administrator
11 8 (4.62%) Web Tester
12 7 (4.05%) Automation Tester
12 7 (4.05%) Digital Architect
12 7 (4.05%) Oracle Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.64%) HTML
2 49 (28.32%) Web Services
3 46 (26.59%) AngularJS
4 45 (26.01%) .NET
5 36 (20.81%) CSS
6 30 (17.34%) REST
7 29 (16.76%) jQuery
8 27 (15.61%) Hibernate
9 25 (14.45%) Spring
9 25 (14.45%) XML
10 21 (12.14%) HTML5
10 21 (12.14%) Middleware
11 19 (10.98%) Java EE
12 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET
12 16 (9.25%) JSON
12 16 (9.25%) SOAP
13 15 (8.67%) JSF
13 15 (8.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (8.09%) EJB
15 13 (7.51%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.62%) Clustering
4 7 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.05%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.47%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.89%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.31%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.73%) Blog
8 3 (1.73%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.73%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.73%) Fintech
8 3 (1.73%) iPad
8 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.73%) Physics
8 3 (1.73%) Social Media
8 3 (1.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.32%) Linux
2 20 (11.56%) Unix
3 12 (6.94%) Windows
4 11 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.05%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.47%) Android
7 3 (1.73%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.43%) Scrum
3 29 (16.76%) SDLC
4 24 (13.87%) Software Engineering
5 23 (13.29%) UML
6 21 (12.14%) ERP
6 21 (12.14%) Software Testing
7 20 (11.56%) Kanban
7 20 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (9.83%) High Availability
9 16 (9.25%) OO
9 16 (9.25%) TOGAF
10 15 (8.67%) Information Assurance
10 15 (8.67%) ITIL
10 15 (8.67%) Mentoring
10 15 (8.67%) MVC
10 15 (8.67%) Open Source
11 14 (8.09%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (6.94%) Configuration Management
12 12 (6.94%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.73%) Java
2 56 (32.37%) JavaScript
3 49 (28.32%) SQL
4 45 (26.01%) C#
5 25 (14.45%) C
6 23 (13.29%) C++
7 14 (8.09%) Perl
8 12 (6.94%) PHP
8 12 (6.94%) Python
9 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.05%) Ruby
11 6 (3.47%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.89%) VB
13 4 (2.31%) Groovy
13 4 (2.31%) R
13 4 (2.31%) Scala
14 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.73%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 43 (24.86%) Security Cleared
2 42 (24.28%) Degree
3 21 (12.14%) DV Cleared
3 21 (12.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.62%) CCNA
4 8 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.05%) BC Cleared
6 6 (3.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (3.47%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.73%) GIAC
7 3 (1.73%) GSEC
7 3 (1.73%) MBCS
7 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.16%) MCSE
8 2 (1.16%) RHCE
8 2 (1.16%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.58%) ISEB
9 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.58%) MCSD
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.16%) COBIT
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) SEPA
4 1 (0.58%) HL7
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Gluster
2 2 (1.16%) iptables
2 2 (1.16%) KVM
2 2 (1.16%) XenApp
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Puppet
2 5 (2.89%) Graylog
3 3 (1.73%) Kibana
3 3 (1.73%) logstash
3 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.73%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.73%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.16%) Check_MK
4 2 (1.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.16%) Nagios
4 2 (1.16%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 65 (37.57%) Oracle
2 31 (17.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.20%) Cisco
3 9 (5.20%) IBM
3 9 (5.20%) Infobright
3 9 (5.20%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.20%) VMware
4 6 (3.47%) Juniper
5 4 (2.31%) Informatica
5 4 (2.31%) Siebel
6 3 (1.73%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.73%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.73%) SAP
6 3 (1.73%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.73%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.16%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.16%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) Qualys
7 2 (1.16%) Splunk
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