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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 143 110 78
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 99 135 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 2.33% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.85% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 163
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £41,861
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
5000 4740 4306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.78% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 3939 3782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 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 1 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
Wiltshire +8 28 £43,500 -30.91% 1
Bristol -5 28 £45,000 -16.27% 7
Dorset +4 23 £44,000 -39.31% 7
Gloucestershire -45 11 £45,000 +39.53% 1
Somerset -8 3 £75,000 +42.85% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 103 (41.53%) SQL Server
2 92 (37.10%) Oracle
3 91 (36.69%) Middleware
4 89 (35.89%) .NET
5 87 (35.08%) CSS
6 83 (33.47%) C#
7 80 (32.26%) HTML
8 78 (31.45%) MVC
9 75 (30.24%) XML
10 74 (29.84%) JavaScript
10 74 (29.84%) SQL
11 72 (29.03%) Java
12 69 (27.82%) ASP.NET
13 67 (27.02%) jQuery
14 61 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
15 58 (23.39%) Web Services
16 57 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 56 (22.58%) Linux
18 55 (22.18%) WCF
19 53 (21.37%) Oracle Fusion
19 53 (21.37%) OO
19 53 (21.37%) T-SQL
20 51 (20.56%) ASP.NET Web API
20 51 (20.56%) Mentoring
21 50 (20.16%) Finance
22 48 (19.35%) Microsoft
22 48 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
23 44 (17.74%) Spring
24 43 (17.34%) J2EE
25 41 (16.53%) Software Engineering

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (16.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (11.29%) JBoss
3 26 (10.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 25 (10.08%) WebLogic
5 20 (8.06%) WebSphere
6 19 (7.66%) IIS
7 14 (5.65%) nginx
8 13 (5.24%) Node.js
9 12 (4.84%) Apache
10 11 (4.44%) Tomcat
11 9 (3.63%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (3.23%) WordPress
12 8 (3.23%) Drupal
13 7 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (2.02%) Apache Solr
15 4 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
15 4 (1.61%) CMS
15 4 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
16 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.61%) FLEXCUBE
2 4 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.81%) Maximo
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.65%) PaaS
2 8 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.23%) SaaS
3 6 (2.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) HTTP
2 4 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (1.61%) DMZ
3 3 (1.21%) Internet
4 2 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.40%) MPLS
5 1 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.40%) WAN
5 1 (0.40%) DHCP
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (41.53%) SQL Server
2 48 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (14.11%) Oracle Database
4 31 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 27 (10.89%) Relational Database
6 22 (8.87%) MySQL
7 21 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (7.26%) RDBMS
10 16 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (6.45%) Hadoop
11 14 (5.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (5.65%) NoSQL
12 13 (5.24%) Redis
12 13 (5.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (3.23%) DB2
14 8 (3.23%) Data Mining
14 8 (3.23%) Neo4j
14 8 (3.23%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 30 (12.10%) Subversion
2 26 (10.48%) Eclipse
3 23 (9.27%) Jenkins
4 22 (8.87%) JDeveloper
5 20 (8.06%) NUnit
5 20 (8.06%) JUnit
5 20 (8.06%) Visual Studio
6 18 (7.26%) Git (software)
7 16 (6.45%) Log4Net
7 16 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (6.45%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.23%) Hudson
9 7 (2.82%) Maven
10 5 (2.02%) Grunt
10 5 (2.02%) Bower
10 5 (2.02%) Ant
10 5 (2.02%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 50 (20.16%) Finance
2 25 (10.08%) Banking
3 11 (4.44%) Multimedia
3 11 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.63%) Legal
5 6 (2.42%) Law
6 5 (2.02%) Military
7 4 (1.61%) Billing
7 4 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.21%) Retail
9 2 (0.81%) Publishing
9 2 (0.81%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 130 (52.42%) Developer
2 52 (20.97%) Architect
3 44 (17.74%) .NET Developer
4 43 (17.34%) Senior Developer
5 35 (14.11%) C# Developer
6 30 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (12.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (11.69%) Middleware Developer
8 23 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (8.47%) Analyst
10 19 (7.66%) Java Developer
10 19 (7.66%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (6.45%) Support Analyst
11 16 (6.45%) Middleware Analyst
12 13 (5.24%) Oracle Analyst
13 12 (4.84%) Technical Specialist
13 12 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (4.84%) PHP Developer
13 12 (4.84%) Technical Architect
14 11 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (36.69%) Middleware
2 89 (35.89%) .NET
3 87 (35.08%) CSS
4 80 (32.26%) HTML
5 75 (30.24%) XML
6 69 (27.82%) ASP.NET
7 67 (27.02%) jQuery
8 58 (23.39%) Web Services
9 57 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (22.18%) WCF
11 53 (21.37%) Oracle Fusion
12 51 (20.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 44 (17.74%) Spring
14 43 (17.34%) J2EE
15 39 (15.73%) .NET Framework
16 37 (14.92%) Hibernate
17 33 (13.31%) AngularJS
18 32 (12.90%) Entity Framework
19 31 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 28 (11.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.90%) Open Source
2 26 (10.48%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.45%) Client/Server
5 14 (5.65%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.42%) User Experience
8 6 (2.42%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.02%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.02%) Wiki
9 5 (2.02%) N-Tier
9 5 (2.02%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.02%) AS400
10 4 (1.61%) PKI
10 4 (1.61%) Clustering
10 4 (1.61%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.61%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.81%) GIS
12 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.58%) Linux
2 38 (15.32%) Windows
3 9 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.42%) UNIX
4 6 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.45%) MVC
2 61 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (21.37%) OO
4 51 (20.56%) Mentoring
5 41 (16.53%) Software Engineering
6 33 (13.31%) CRM
7 28 (11.29%) BPEL
8 26 (10.48%) UML
9 25 (10.08%) TOGAF
9 25 (10.08%) ITIL
10 24 (9.68%) Integration Testing
11 23 (9.27%) OOP
12 19 (7.66%) Coaching
13 18 (7.26%) Wealth Management
13 18 (7.26%) Release Management
13 18 (7.26%) Time Management
14 16 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
14 16 (6.45%) Active Record
15 15 (6.05%) Technical Analysis
15 15 (6.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (33.47%) C#
2 74 (29.84%) JavaScript
2 74 (29.84%) SQL
3 72 (29.03%) Java
4 53 (21.37%) T-SQL
5 26 (10.48%) PHP
6 21 (8.47%) Ruby
7 16 (6.45%) XPath
8 12 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.44%) PHP5
10 7 (2.82%) Python
11 6 (2.42%) Jython
11 6 (2.42%) Perl
11 6 (2.42%) C++
12 4 (1.61%) XQuery
12 4 (1.61%) C
12 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.21%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (14.11%) MCSD
1 35 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (13.71%) Security Cleared
3 24 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 16 (6.45%) MCP
5 14 (5.65%) Degree
6 4 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCPD
8 1 (0.40%) MCAD
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.42%) VirtualBox
2 6 (2.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (7.66%) Vagrant
2 14 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.24%) Puppet
4 6 (2.42%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (2.02%) Graphite
6 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (37.10%) Oracle
2 48 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.06%) Siebel
3 20 (8.06%) IBM
4 16 (6.45%) VMware
5 10 (4.03%) TIBCO
5 10 (4.03%) Cisco
6 9 (3.63%) Avaya
6 9 (3.63%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.63%) SAP
7 7 (2.82%) Citrix
8 5 (2.02%) RedPrairie
8 5 (2.02%) HP
9 4 (1.61%) Misys
9 4 (1.61%) Temenos
9 4 (1.61%) Fundtech
10 3 (1.21%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.21%) Informatica
10 3 (1.21%) Adobe
11 2 (0.81%) ESRI
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, health care, 20 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Leading benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Training, health insurance,
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago