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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 151 103 77
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 90 146 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.55% 2.47% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.99% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 97 142
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,861
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +31.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
4796 4887 4204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.78% 82.65% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4068 3694
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Dorset +13 25 £44,000 -32.30% 8
Wiltshire -11 24 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Bristol -21 18 £45,000 -20.00% 7
Gloucestershire -32 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Somerset -6 3 £75,000 +36.36%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 104 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 88 (37.93%) .NET
3 87 (37.50%) Middleware
4 85 (36.64%) Oracle
4 85 (36.64%) CSS
5 81 (34.91%) C#
6 78 (33.62%) HTML
7 77 (33.19%) MVC
8 71 (30.60%) SQL
9 70 (30.17%) JavaScript
10 69 (29.74%) ASP.NET
11 68 (29.31%) Java
12 66 (28.45%) jQuery
13 61 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (25.43%) XML
15 57 (24.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (22.84%) SDLC
17 52 (22.41%) WCF
17 52 (22.41%) OO
17 52 (22.41%) T-SQL
18 51 (21.98%) Mentoring
19 49 (21.12%) ASP.NET Web API
19 49 (21.12%) Web Services
19 49 (21.12%) Microsoft
20 48 (20.69%) Finance
20 48 (20.69%) Oracle Fusion
21 45 (19.40%) Linux
22 44 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008
23 43 (18.53%) Oracle Database
24 42 (18.10%) .NET Framework

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 39 (16.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (9.91%) WebSphere
3 21 (9.05%) JBoss
4 20 (8.62%) IIS
5 16 (6.90%) WebLogic
6 15 (6.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 13 (5.60%) Node.js
7 13 (5.60%) nginx
8 11 (4.74%) Tomcat
8 11 (4.74%) Apache
9 9 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (3.45%) WordPress
10 8 (3.45%) Drupal
11 7 (3.02%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (3.02%) SharePoint
12 5 (2.16%) CMS
12 5 (2.16%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.59%) FLEXCUBE
3 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.29%) Maximo
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.03%) PaaS
2 8 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.45%) SaaS
3 6 (2.59%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.59%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (2.59%) DMZ
2 4 (1.72%) HTTP
3 3 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (0.86%) SAN
4 2 (0.86%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) LAN
5 1 (0.43%) WAN
5 1 (0.43%) DHCP
5 1 (0.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (18.53%) Oracle Database
4 32 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 29 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (10.78%) Relational Database
7 24 (10.34%) MySQL
8 19 (8.19%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (6.90%) Hadoop
9 16 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (6.47%) RDBMS
10 15 (6.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (6.03%) Oracle ODI
11 14 (6.03%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (6.03%) NoSQL
12 13 (5.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (5.60%) Redis
13 8 (3.45%) Neo4j
13 8 (3.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 28 (12.07%) Subversion
2 22 (9.48%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.19%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.19%) NUnit
4 18 (7.76%) Git (software)
5 16 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 16 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 16 (6.90%) Log4Net
6 13 (5.60%) JDeveloper
6 13 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (4.74%) JUnit
8 7 (3.02%) Hudson
9 6 (2.59%) Maven
10 5 (2.16%) Grunt
10 5 (2.16%) Bower
11 4 (1.72%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.72%) Ant
12 2 (0.86%) MSTest
12 2 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 48 (20.69%) Finance
2 28 (12.07%) Banking
3 11 (4.74%) Multimedia
4 9 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.59%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (2.59%) Billing
5 6 (2.59%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.59%) Law
5 6 (2.59%) Legal
6 2 (0.86%) Retail
6 2 (0.86%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (51.29%) Developer
2 44 (18.97%) Architect
2 44 (18.97%) Senior Developer
2 44 (18.97%) .NET Developer
3 33 (14.22%) C# Developer
4 28 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 28 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 28 (12.07%) Analyst
5 24 (10.34%) Middleware Analyst
6 21 (9.05%) Oracle Analyst
6 21 (9.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (7.76%) Middleware Developer
8 18 (7.76%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.47%) Support Analyst
10 12 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (5.17%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.74%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.74%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (37.93%) .NET
2 87 (37.50%) Middleware
3 85 (36.64%) CSS
4 78 (33.62%) HTML
5 69 (29.74%) ASP.NET
6 66 (28.45%) jQuery
7 59 (25.43%) XML
8 57 (24.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (22.41%) WCF
10 49 (21.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 49 (21.12%) Web Services
11 48 (20.69%) Oracle Fusion
12 42 (18.10%) .NET Framework
13 34 (14.66%) J2EE
13 34 (14.66%) Entity Framework
14 33 (14.22%) AngularJS
15 31 (13.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 31 (13.36%) Spring
16 28 (12.07%) Hibernate
17 26 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.91%) Management Information System
2 21 (9.05%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.03%) Client/Server
5 12 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.59%) User Experience
8 6 (2.59%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.59%) SWIFT
8 6 (2.59%) PKI
8 6 (2.59%) Clustering
8 6 (2.59%) AS400
9 5 (2.16%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.16%) GIS
9 5 (2.16%) Wiki
10 1 (0.43%) BBC
10 1 (0.43%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.40%) Linux
2 38 (16.38%) Windows
3 9 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.02%) UNIX
5 6 (2.59%) Android
5 6 (2.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (33.19%) MVC
2 61 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.84%) SDLC
4 52 (22.41%) OO
5 51 (21.98%) Mentoring
6 41 (17.67%) CRM
7 36 (15.52%) Software Engineering
8 34 (14.66%) BPEL
9 30 (12.93%) Open Source
10 26 (11.21%) ITIL
11 23 (9.91%) UML
12 22 (9.48%) OOP
13 17 (7.33%) TOGAF
13 17 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (7.33%) Time Management
13 17 (7.33%) Coaching
14 16 (6.90%) Active Record
14 16 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
14 16 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (6.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 81 (34.91%) C#
2 71 (30.60%) SQL
3 70 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 68 (29.31%) Java
5 52 (22.41%) T-SQL
6 25 (10.78%) PHP
7 22 (9.48%) XPath
8 21 (9.05%) Ruby
9 12 (5.17%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.74%) PHP5
11 6 (2.59%) Jython
11 6 (2.59%) Python
11 6 (2.59%) Perl
11 6 (2.59%) C++
12 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.29%) C
13 3 (1.29%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.86%) XQuery
15 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (13.79%) MCSD
1 32 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.34%) Degree
4 23 (9.91%) SC Cleared
5 16 (6.90%) MCP
6 5 (2.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) MCAD
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.43%) MCTS
8 1 (0.43%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.48%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (2.59%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (8.19%) Vagrant
2 14 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.60%) Puppet
4 6 (2.59%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (2.16%) Graphite
6 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 85 (36.64%) Oracle
2 49 (21.12%) Microsoft
3 28 (12.07%) Siebel
4 16 (6.90%) VMware
5 14 (6.03%) IBM
6 10 (4.31%) TIBCO
6 10 (4.31%) Cisco
7 9 (3.88%) Avaya
7 9 (3.88%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.02%) Citrix
9 6 (2.59%) Fundtech
9 6 (2.59%) Misys
9 6 (2.59%) Temenos
10 3 (1.29%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.29%) Adobe
10 3 (1.29%) Informatica
10 3 (1.29%) ESRI
11 1 (0.43%) HP
11 1 (0.43%) Sun
11 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
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