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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 110 116 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -37
Permanent jobs citing SOA 142 114 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.39% 2.17% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.64% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 112 95 166
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
4954 4321 4276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.33% 82.07% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3606 3775
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Bristol +5 43 £45,000 -11.33% 6
Dorset -1 33 £42,500 -32.00% 5
Wiltshire +18 28 £46,938 -14.65% 2
Gloucestershire -18 21 £47,500 +49.60% 1
Somerset -12 3 - - 2
Devon - 3 £90,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 99 (38.52%) Java
2 98 (38.13%) .NET
3 95 (36.96%) CSS
4 91 (35.41%) HTML
5 87 (33.85%) JavaScript
6 86 (33.46%) Web Services
7 85 (33.07%) XML
7 85 (33.07%) Oracle
8 84 (32.68%) SQL Server
9 81 (31.52%) C#
10 76 (29.57%) Middleware
10 76 (29.57%) MVC
11 73 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
12 71 (27.63%) SQL
13 67 (26.07%) ASP.NET
14 65 (25.29%) jQuery
15 63 (24.51%) Linux
16 60 (23.35%) Spring
17 58 (22.57%) Finance
17 58 (22.57%) J2EE
18 56 (21.79%) OO
19 52 (20.23%) WCF
19 52 (20.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 52 (20.23%) ASP.NET Web API
20 51 (19.84%) Oracle Fusion
21 50 (19.46%) Hibernate
22 49 (19.07%) T-SQL
23 44 (17.12%) SQL Server 2008
24 43 (16.73%) Mentoring
24 43 (16.73%) AngularJS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (15.95%) JBoss
2 38 (14.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 37 (14.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 36 (14.01%) WebLogic
5 18 (7.00%) nginx
6 17 (6.61%) WebSphere
7 14 (5.45%) IIS
8 13 (5.06%) Node.js
9 12 (4.67%) Apache
10 11 (4.28%) Tomcat
11 9 (3.50%) Apache Solr
12 8 (3.11%) WordPress
12 8 (3.11%) Drupal
12 8 (3.11%) CMS
13 7 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
16 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.78%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.39%) SAP ECC
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.67%) PaaS
2 5 (1.95%) SaaS
3 4 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.95%) HTTP
2 3 (1.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) MPLS
3 1 (0.39%) LAN
3 1 (0.39%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) DHCP
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) VPN
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (32.68%) SQL Server
2 44 (17.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (12.84%) Relational Database
4 28 (10.89%) MongoDB
5 21 (8.17%) Oracle Database
5 21 (8.17%) MySQL
6 18 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (7.00%) RDBMS
7 17 (6.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (6.61%) Redis
8 16 (6.23%) NoSQL
9 14 (5.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (5.45%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.50%) Riak
11 8 (3.11%) Neo4j
11 8 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.11%) MariaDB
11 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (3.11%) DB2
11 8 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (15.95%) Eclipse
2 36 (14.01%) JUnit
3 34 (13.23%) JDeveloper
3 34 (13.23%) Subversion
4 27 (10.51%) Jenkins
5 22 (8.56%) Git (software)
6 18 (7.00%) Visual Studio
7 16 (6.23%) Maven
8 15 (5.84%) NUnit
9 14 (5.45%) Hudson
10 12 (4.67%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (4.67%) TeamCity
10 12 (4.67%) Log4Net
11 11 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (3.50%) Grunt
13 8 (3.11%) Bower
14 6 (2.33%) NetBeans
14 6 (2.33%) Ant
15 3 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
15 3 (1.17%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (22.57%) Finance
2 26 (10.12%) Banking
3 16 (6.23%) Legal
4 10 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.50%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.95%) Military
6 5 (1.95%) Retail
7 4 (1.56%) Law
8 3 (1.17%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (56.03%) Developer
2 51 (19.84%) Senior Developer
3 45 (17.51%) Architect
4 44 (17.12%) .NET Developer
5 33 (12.84%) C# Developer
6 28 (10.89%) Java Developer
6 28 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (10.12%) Middleware Developer
8 23 (8.95%) Senior .NET Developer
9 22 (8.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (6.23%) Technical Architect
10 16 (6.23%) Web Developer
11 14 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.45%) Designer
12 13 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (4.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.67%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.28%) PHP Developer
15 10 (3.89%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (38.13%) .NET
2 95 (36.96%) CSS
3 91 (35.41%) HTML
4 86 (33.46%) Web Services
5 85 (33.07%) XML
6 76 (29.57%) Middleware
7 67 (26.07%) ASP.NET
8 65 (25.29%) jQuery
9 60 (23.35%) Spring
10 58 (22.57%) J2EE
11 52 (20.23%) WCF
11 52 (20.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (20.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 51 (19.84%) Oracle Fusion
13 50 (19.46%) Hibernate
14 43 (16.73%) AngularJS
15 36 (14.01%) JSP
16 35 (13.62%) .NET Framework
17 33 (12.84%) JDBC
18 31 (12.06%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.45%) Open Source
2 22 (8.56%) Management Information System
3 19 (7.39%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.45%) Client/Server
5 12 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (3.50%) Wiki
7 8 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.11%) User Experience
8 7 (2.72%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.95%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.17%) AS400
12 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.39%) Social Network
13 1 (0.39%) BBC
13 1 (0.39%) Social Media
13 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (24.51%) Linux
2 29 (11.28%) Windows
3 8 (3.11%) UNIX
4 6 (2.33%) Android
4 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.57%) MVC
2 73 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (21.79%) OO
4 43 (16.73%) Mentoring
5 42 (16.34%) Integration Testing
6 41 (15.95%) Software Engineering
7 31 (12.06%) UML
8 29 (11.28%) TOGAF
9 26 (10.12%) Wealth Management
10 23 (8.95%) OOP
11 20 (7.78%) Coaching
12 19 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (7.39%) Enterprise Architecture
13 18 (7.00%) Release Management
13 18 (7.00%) BPEL
14 16 (6.23%) Logistics
15 15 (5.84%) CRM
15 15 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (5.45%) ITIL
16 14 (5.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (38.52%) Java
2 87 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 81 (31.52%) C#
4 71 (27.63%) SQL
5 49 (19.07%) T-SQL
6 28 (10.89%) PHP
7 19 (7.39%) Ruby
8 11 (4.28%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.28%) XQuery
9 9 (3.50%) PHP5
10 7 (2.72%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.33%) Perl
12 5 (1.95%) C++
12 5 (1.95%) Python
12 5 (1.95%) XPath
13 4 (1.56%) Jython
13 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.56%) C
14 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.78%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 35 (13.62%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.06%) MCSD
2 31 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.67%) MCP
5 8 (3.11%) Degree
6 6 (2.33%) VCP4
7 4 (1.56%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.39%) MCTS
9 1 (0.39%) MCPD
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.39%) MCAD
9 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.72%) COBIT
2 5 (1.95%) SLA
3 3 (1.17%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.56%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (8.17%) Vagrant
2 15 (5.84%) Puppet
3 13 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.50%) Graphite
5 8 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 85 (33.07%) Oracle
2 41 (15.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.39%) IBM
4 10 (3.89%) SAP
5 9 (3.50%) HP
6 7 (2.72%) Citrix
6 7 (2.72%) Siebel
7 5 (1.95%) VMware
7 5 (1.95%) RedPrairie
8 4 (1.56%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.17%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.17%) Informatica
10 2 (0.78%) Remedy
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe
11 1 (0.39%) Sun
11 1 (0.39%) Zend
11 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.39%) Toshiba
11 1 (0.39%) BT
11 1 (0.39%) Nokia
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Pension & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, flexi
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
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Salary: 75000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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