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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 159 156 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -51
Permanent jobs citing SOA 81 89 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.54% 1.53% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.79% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 97
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £37,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
4577 4961 5039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.02% 85.52% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3832 4131 4187
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,909
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +12 28 £67,500 +53.40% 6
Wiltshire -1 17 £40,000 - 4
Gloucestershire 0 14 £33,500 -25.55%
Somerset +1 7 £55,000 -26.66% 3
Bristol -5 6 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Devon - 2 - - 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 124 (48.44%) Oracle
2 117 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (35.16%) Java
4 80 (31.25%) Finance
5 76 (29.69%) Web Services
6 75 (29.30%) .NET
7 71 (27.73%) Degree
8 66 (25.78%) JavaScript
9 64 (25.00%) C#
10 60 (23.44%) Middleware
11 58 (22.66%) SQL
12 57 (22.27%) SQL Server
13 54 (21.09%) Scrum
14 50 (19.53%) Software Engineering
15 49 (19.14%) XML
16 47 (18.36%) Banking
16 47 (18.36%) Retail
16 47 (18.36%) AngularJS
17 46 (17.97%) Relational Database
18 44 (17.19%) Security Cleared
19 42 (16.41%) Linux
20 41 (16.02%) CSS
21 40 (15.63%) UML
21 40 (15.63%) jQuery
22 39 (15.23%) Spring
23 38 (14.84%) HTML
23 38 (14.84%) REST
23 38 (14.84%) SDLC
24 37 (14.45%) IBM
25 33 (12.89%) Unix

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 23 (8.98%) JBoss
2 21 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.20%) SharePoint 2010
2 21 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (7.03%) WebSphere
4 17 (6.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (4.69%) WebLogic
5 12 (4.69%) WebSphere Process Server
6 10 (3.91%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (3.52%) MQSeries
8 7 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.78%) IIS
10 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.39%) Apache
11 1 (0.39%) Confluence
11 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (8.98%) Oracle Retail
2 15 (5.86%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (3.52%) Temenos T24
4 3 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.78%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.30%) IBM SmartCloud
2 6 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.95%) IaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.78%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.59%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.03%) Internet
3 15 (5.86%) HTTP
4 8 (3.13%) Intranet
5 5 (1.95%) SSL
6 2 (0.78%) 2G
6 2 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) Firewall
7 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.27%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.97%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 28 (10.94%) Oracle Database
4 25 (9.77%) Hadoop
4 25 (9.77%) MongoDB
5 21 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (7.03%) DB2
7 17 (6.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 15 (5.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (4.30%) MySQL
9 11 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.91%) Big Data
11 9 (3.52%) RDBMS
11 9 (3.52%) SQLite
12 6 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.95%) QlikView
13 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.95%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 28 (10.94%) JIRA
2 24 (9.38%) Selenium
3 22 (8.59%) JUnit
4 20 (7.81%) Cucumber
5 16 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.69%) Subversion
6 12 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.34%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.34%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.56%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.17%) NUnit
10 2 (0.78%) Geb
10 2 (0.78%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.78%) Maven
10 2 (0.78%) MSTest
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.39%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.39%) XMLUnit
General
1 80 (31.25%) Finance
2 47 (18.36%) Banking
2 47 (18.36%) Retail
3 27 (10.55%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.34%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Billing
6 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (37.11%) Developer
2 73 (28.52%) Architect
3 28 (10.94%) Software Engineer
4 25 (9.77%) Lead Developer
5 24 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
6 23 (8.98%) Applications Developer
6 23 (8.98%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 21 (8.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 21 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 21 (8.20%) SharePoint Developer
8 19 (7.42%) Technical Leader
9 18 (7.03%) Technical Developer
10 17 (6.64%) C# Developer
10 17 (6.64%) Java Software Developer
10 17 (6.64%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.64%) Technical Design Authority
10 17 (6.64%) Technical Design Leader
11 16 (6.25%) Java Engineer
11 16 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (29.69%) Web Services
2 75 (29.30%) .NET
3 60 (23.44%) Middleware
4 49 (19.14%) XML
5 47 (18.36%) AngularJS
6 41 (16.02%) CSS
7 40 (15.63%) jQuery
8 39 (15.23%) Spring
9 38 (14.84%) HTML
9 38 (14.84%) REST
10 32 (12.50%) J2EE
11 29 (11.33%) Hibernate
12 26 (10.16%) Java EE
13 25 (9.77%) RESTful
14 24 (9.38%) ASP.NET
15 21 (8.20%) EJB
16 20 (7.81%) JSF
16 20 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (7.03%) SOAP
17 18 (7.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.42%) User Experience
3 18 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (5.86%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.13%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.13%) Social Media
7 6 (2.34%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.95%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.95%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.56%) Clustering
9 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.56%) DataPower
9 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.41%) Linux
2 33 (12.89%) Unix
3 20 (7.81%) Windows
4 6 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.56%) Android
5 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (21.09%) Scrum
3 50 (19.53%) Software Engineering
4 40 (15.63%) UML
5 38 (14.84%) SDLC
6 32 (12.50%) ERP
6 32 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 30 (11.72%) ITIL
7 30 (11.72%) Project Management
8 28 (10.94%) MVC
8 28 (10.94%) Software Testing
9 24 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 24 (9.38%) Kanban
9 24 (9.38%) Open Source
9 24 (9.38%) TDD
10 23 (8.98%) E-Commerce
11 22 (8.59%) High Availability
11 22 (8.59%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (7.42%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (35.16%) Java
2 66 (25.78%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.00%) C#
4 58 (22.66%) SQL
5 25 (9.77%) C++
6 19 (7.42%) PowerShell
7 18 (7.03%) C
8 16 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.08%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.13%) Groovy
10 8 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.73%) PHP
12 6 (2.34%) Ruby
13 5 (1.95%) Perl
14 4 (1.56%) Python
14 4 (1.56%) R
14 4 (1.56%) XPath
15 2 (0.78%) VB
15 2 (0.78%) VB6
16 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 71 (27.73%) Degree
2 44 (17.19%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.03%) DV Cleared
5 17 (6.64%) BC Cleared
6 9 (3.52%) ISEB
6 9 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CCNA
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.39%) MCSE
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.39%) RHCE
8 1 (0.39%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.42%) QA
2 7 (2.73%) COBIT
3 1 (0.39%) HL7
3 1 (0.39%) ISO15022
3 1 (0.39%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.91%) PowerHA
2 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) Gluster
3 1 (0.39%) iptables
3 1 (0.39%) KVM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (4.30%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.95%) Control-M
3 3 (1.17%) Nagios
4 2 (0.78%) Grafana
4 2 (0.78%) Graphite
4 2 (0.78%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.78%) logstash
4 2 (0.78%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.78%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.39%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.39%) Graylog
5 1 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 124 (48.44%) Oracle
2 37 (14.45%) IBM
3 22 (8.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.91%) HP
5 9 (3.52%) Green Hat
5 9 (3.52%) webMethods
6 8 (3.13%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.73%) VMware
8 6 (2.34%) Cegedim Rx
8 6 (2.34%) Cisco
8 6 (2.34%) Informatica
8 6 (2.34%) SAP
8 6 (2.34%) Splunk
8 6 (2.34%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.95%) Avaya
9 5 (1.95%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.78%) ATG
10 2 (0.78%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.78%) Sencha
10 2 (0.78%) Sybase
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