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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 130 123 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs citing SOA 129 122 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.05% 2.09% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.55% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 86 83 154
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
5196 4792 4440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 82.27% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4291 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,397 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Bristol +19 56 £45,000 -14.69% 4
Gloucestershire -19 23 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire -21 15 £46,250 -15.90% 5
Dorset -12 11 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Somerset -8 8 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Devon -7 3 £40,000 +60.00%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (43.88%) Java
2 88 (37.13%) Web Services
3 78 (32.91%) XML
4 75 (31.65%) Oracle
5 65 (27.43%) Middleware
6 63 (26.58%) .NET
7 60 (25.32%) Linux
8 58 (24.47%) JavaScript
9 57 (24.05%) HTML
9 57 (24.05%) Spring
10 56 (23.63%) J2EE
11 53 (22.36%) CSS
12 52 (21.94%) Finance
13 51 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (20.68%) OO
14 49 (20.68%) Hibernate
14 49 (20.68%) Integration Testing
14 49 (20.68%) Oracle Fusion
15 44 (18.57%) C#
15 44 (18.57%) Oracle Service Bus
16 43 (18.14%) SQL Server
17 42 (17.72%) SQL
17 42 (17.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 41 (17.30%) JSP
18 41 (17.30%) Eclipse
19 40 (16.88%) JUnit
20 38 (16.03%) JDBC
21 37 (15.61%) ASP.NET
21 37 (15.61%) JBoss
22 36 (15.19%) WebLogic

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 44 (18.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 42 (17.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 37 (15.61%) JBoss
4 36 (15.19%) WebLogic
5 15 (6.33%) nginx
6 8 (3.38%) Node.js
6 8 (3.38%) CMS
6 8 (3.38%) Drupal
6 8 (3.38%) WordPress
7 6 (2.53%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.53%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
10 3 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.27%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.27%) Apache
11 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) MS Office
1 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.95%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.27%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.27%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.27%) SAP ECC
4 2 (0.84%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.38%) PaaS
2 5 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.53%) HTTP
2 4 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) MPLS
4 1 (0.42%) SMPP
4 1 (0.42%) LAN
4 1 (0.42%) WAN
4 1 (0.42%) DHCP
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) VPN
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.14%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.19%) Relational Database
3 25 (10.55%) Oracle Database
4 24 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (6.33%) MongoDB
7 14 (5.91%) NoSQL
7 14 (5.91%) Redis
7 14 (5.91%) MySQL
8 13 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (5.06%) RDBMS
10 10 (4.22%) DB2
11 9 (3.80%) Hadoop
12 8 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (3.38%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.38%) MariaDB
13 6 (2.53%) Riak
14 4 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (17.30%) Eclipse
2 40 (16.88%) JUnit
3 36 (15.19%) JDeveloper
4 18 (7.59%) Maven
5 16 (6.75%) Hudson
6 14 (5.91%) Jenkins
7 13 (5.49%) Subversion
8 12 (5.06%) Git (software)
9 8 (3.38%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.95%) Selenium
10 7 (2.95%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (2.53%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.53%) TestNG
11 6 (2.53%) Grunt
12 5 (2.11%) Bower
13 4 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (1.69%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.84%) JMeter
14 2 (0.84%) NetBeans
General
1 52 (21.94%) Finance
2 32 (13.50%) Legal
3 18 (7.59%) Banking
4 6 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.11%) Military
6 4 (1.69%) Marketing
6 4 (1.69%) Retail
6 4 (1.69%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 116 (48.95%) Developer
2 57 (24.05%) Architect
3 41 (17.30%) Senior Developer
4 29 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 29 (12.24%) Middleware Developer
5 26 (10.97%) Technical Architect
6 24 (10.13%) .NET Developer
7 18 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (6.75%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.06%) Analyst
10 12 (5.06%) Senior Architect
10 12 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.64%) Senior Technical Architect
11 11 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.22%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.80%) Designer
13 9 (3.80%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (37.13%) Web Services
2 78 (32.91%) XML
3 65 (27.43%) Middleware
4 63 (26.58%) .NET
5 57 (24.05%) HTML
5 57 (24.05%) Spring
6 56 (23.63%) J2EE
7 53 (22.36%) CSS
8 49 (20.68%) Hibernate
8 49 (20.68%) Oracle Fusion
9 41 (17.30%) JSP
10 38 (16.03%) JDBC
11 37 (15.61%) ASP.NET
12 36 (15.19%) Apache CXF
13 27 (11.39%) jQuery
13 27 (11.39%) AngularJS
13 27 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (10.13%) WCF
15 23 (9.70%) REST
16 22 (9.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.91%) Client/Server
3 14 (5.91%) Open Source
4 12 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.95%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.95%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.53%) Wiki
8 5 (2.11%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.11%) User Experience
9 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.84%) CESG
10 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.42%) BBC
10 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.42%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.32%) Linux
2 19 (8.02%) Windows
3 9 (3.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (20.68%) OO
2 49 (20.68%) Integration Testing
3 35 (14.77%) MVC
4 34 (14.35%) Business Transformation
5 33 (13.92%) UML
6 26 (10.97%) Logistics
7 25 (10.55%) TOGAF
8 21 (8.86%) Software Engineering
8 21 (8.86%) Technical Architecture
8 21 (8.86%) Mentoring
9 20 (8.44%) Migration
10 19 (8.02%) Wealth Management
10 19 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (7.17%) Coaching
13 16 (6.75%) Test Scripting
13 16 (6.75%) ETL
14 15 (6.33%) BPEL
15 14 (5.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 104 (43.88%) Java
2 58 (24.47%) JavaScript
3 44 (18.57%) C#
4 42 (17.72%) SQL
5 19 (8.02%) PHP
6 17 (7.17%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.33%) XQuery
8 13 (5.49%) Ruby
9 5 (2.11%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.69%) PHP5
10 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.27%) ABAP
12 2 (0.84%) AWK
12 2 (0.84%) F#
12 2 (0.84%) XPath
12 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.84%) Perl
12 2 (0.84%) C
13 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (15.19%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.86%) Degree
3 11 (4.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.64%) MCSD
3 11 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.53%) ISEB
5 3 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) PhD
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.06%) QA
2 9 (3.80%) COBIT
3 2 (0.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (6.75%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (5.91%) Vagrant
3 10 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.53%) Graphite
4 6 (2.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (31.65%) Oracle
2 17 (7.17%) HP
2 17 (7.17%) IBM
2 17 (7.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.33%) SAP
4 5 (2.11%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.11%) RedPrairie
5 4 (1.69%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.84%) Remedy
8 1 (0.42%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.42%) BT
8 1 (0.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe
8 1 (0.42%) Siebel
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix
8 1 (0.42%) Informatica
8 1 (0.42%) Nokia
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Full benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
University of the West of England
Salary: From £47,328 to £56,482 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £58500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, health insurance, flexi time
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago