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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 105 121 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 147 113 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.43% 2.10% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.57% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 111 93 159
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 48 £45,000 -6.25% 9
Dorset +5 32 £40,000 - 5
Wiltshire -2 25 £46,250 -17.04% 4
Gloucestershire -19 20 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Somerset -8 5 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Devon - 5 £85,000 - 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 102 (40.80%) Java
2 89 (35.60%) .NET
3 85 (34.00%) Web Services
4 84 (33.60%) CSS
5 83 (33.20%) HTML
6 78 (31.20%) JavaScript
6 78 (31.20%) XML
7 73 (29.20%) Oracle
8 71 (28.40%) SQL Server
8 71 (28.40%) C#
9 67 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (26.00%) MVC
11 64 (25.60%) Middleware
12 61 (24.40%) SQL
13 59 (23.60%) ASP.NET
14 58 (23.20%) Spring
15 55 (22.00%) Linux
16 54 (21.60%) J2EE
16 54 (21.60%) jQuery
17 53 (21.20%) OO
18 47 (18.80%) Hibernate
18 47 (18.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 46 (18.40%) Finance
20 44 (17.60%) Oracle Fusion
21 43 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
21 43 (17.20%) AngularJS
22 42 (16.80%) Integration Testing
23 41 (16.40%) WCF
24 39 (15.60%) T-SQL
25 38 (15.20%) Software Engineering

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (14.80%) JBoss
1 37 (14.80%) Oracle Service Bus
1 37 (14.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (13.20%) WebLogic
3 18 (7.20%) nginx
4 13 (5.20%) Node.js
5 12 (4.80%) WebSphere
6 10 (4.00%) CMS
7 9 (3.60%) IIS
7 9 (3.60%) Apache Solr
8 8 (3.20%) Drupal
8 8 (3.20%) WordPress
8 8 (3.20%) Apache
9 7 (2.80%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (2.00%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.60%) WebSphere Process Server
12 4 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (1.20%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.20%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.20%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.20%) SAP ECC
5 2 (0.80%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.20%) PaaS
2 5 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.00%) HTTP
2 3 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) MPLS
3 1 (0.40%) SAN
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.40%) DHCP
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (12.80%) Relational Database
4 23 (9.20%) MongoDB
5 22 (8.80%) Oracle Database
6 19 (7.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (6.80%) Redis
7 17 (6.80%) MySQL
8 16 (6.40%) RDBMS
8 16 (6.40%) NoSQL
9 15 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.60%) DB2
10 9 (3.60%) Riak
11 8 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.20%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.20%) Neo4j
11 8 (3.20%) MariaDB
12 7 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (14.80%) Eclipse
2 34 (13.60%) JUnit
3 31 (12.40%) JDeveloper
4 27 (10.80%) Subversion
5 22 (8.80%) Jenkins
6 19 (7.60%) Git (software)
7 15 (6.00%) Maven
8 13 (5.20%) Hudson
9 11 (4.40%) Visual Studio
10 9 (3.60%) NUnit
10 9 (3.60%) Grunt
10 9 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.20%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (3.20%) TeamCity
11 8 (3.20%) Bower
11 8 (3.20%) Log4Net
12 5 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (2.00%) SoapUI
13 4 (1.60%) Ant
13 4 (1.60%) NetBeans
General
1 46 (18.40%) Finance
2 26 (10.40%) Legal
3 22 (8.80%) Banking
4 8 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.40%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.00%) Military
6 5 (2.00%) Marketing
7 4 (1.60%) Retail
8 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (53.20%) Developer
2 49 (19.60%) Architect
2 49 (19.60%) Senior Developer
3 38 (15.20%) .NET Developer
4 29 (11.60%) Java Developer
5 26 (10.40%) C# Developer
6 24 (9.60%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (8.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (8.80%) Middleware Developer
8 19 (7.60%) Technical Architect
9 16 (6.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (6.00%) Web Developer
11 12 (4.80%) Designer
12 11 (4.40%) Analyst
13 10 (4.00%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (3.60%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (35.60%) .NET
2 85 (34.00%) Web Services
3 84 (33.60%) CSS
4 83 (33.20%) HTML
5 78 (31.20%) XML
6 64 (25.60%) Middleware
7 59 (23.60%) ASP.NET
8 58 (23.20%) Spring
9 54 (21.60%) J2EE
9 54 (21.60%) jQuery
10 47 (18.80%) Hibernate
10 47 (18.80%) ASP.NET Web API
11 44 (17.60%) Oracle Fusion
12 43 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (17.20%) AngularJS
13 41 (16.40%) WCF
14 34 (13.60%) JSP
15 31 (12.40%) .NET Framework
15 31 (12.40%) JDBC
16 29 (11.60%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.40%) Open Source
2 15 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.80%) Client/Server
5 10 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (3.60%) Wiki
7 8 (3.20%) User Experience
8 7 (2.80%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.80%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.00%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.80%) AS400
13 1 (0.40%) BBC
13 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.40%) Social Network
13 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.00%) Linux
2 26 (10.40%) Windows
3 6 (2.40%) UNIX
4 4 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.00%) MVC
3 53 (21.20%) OO
4 42 (16.80%) Integration Testing
5 38 (15.20%) Software Engineering
6 32 (12.80%) UML
7 30 (12.00%) TOGAF
7 30 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 24 (9.60%) Business Transformation
9 23 (9.20%) Wealth Management
10 22 (8.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 20 (8.00%) Logistics
11 20 (8.00%) OOP
12 17 (6.80%) Coaching
12 17 (6.80%) Project Management
13 16 (6.40%) ITIL
13 16 (6.40%) BPEL
13 16 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (6.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (40.80%) Java
2 78 (31.20%) JavaScript
3 71 (28.40%) C#
4 61 (24.40%) SQL
5 39 (15.60%) T-SQL
6 25 (10.00%) PHP
7 14 (5.60%) Ruby
8 11 (4.40%) XQuery
9 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.40%) PHP5
11 5 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.00%) XPath
12 4 (1.60%) C
13 3 (1.20%) ABAP
13 3 (1.20%) C++
13 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.80%) F#
14 2 (0.80%) Perl
14 2 (0.80%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (14.40%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.20%) MCSD
2 23 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.80%) Degree
5 8 (3.20%) MCP
6 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.20%) ISEB
6 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) PhD
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.20%) COBIT
2 6 (2.40%) QA
3 4 (1.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (6.80%) Vagrant
2 12 (4.80%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.60%) Graphite
3 9 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (29.20%) Oracle
2 31 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.60%) IBM
4 13 (5.20%) HP
5 12 (4.80%) SAP
6 5 (2.00%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.00%) RedPrairie
7 4 (1.60%) Siebel
7 4 (1.60%) Citrix
7 4 (1.60%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.20%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.80%) Adobe
9 2 (0.80%) Remedy
10 1 (0.40%) VMware
10 1 (0.40%) Toshiba
10 1 (0.40%) BT
10 1 (0.40%) Nokia
10 1 (0.40%) Siemens
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.40%) Informatica
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38500 - £58500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
LA International
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52032 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, flexi
Posted: 20 days ago