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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / South West
Rank 161 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 70 130 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 2.36% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 2.65% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 74 102
Median salary £61,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £34,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
4360 4905 5168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.29% 88.89% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3563 4111 4348
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire 0 22 £62,000 +96.82%
Bristol -4 19 £62,500 +35.13% 4
Wiltshire +6 13 £58,750 +30.55% 5
Somerset -7 6 £38,500 -18.94% 1
Dorset -11 3 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Devon - 2 £55,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 101 (60.48%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.12%) Java
3 54 (32.34%) Finance
4 53 (31.74%) Scrum
5 48 (28.74%) C#
6 42 (25.15%) HTML
6 42 (25.15%) Microsoft
7 40 (23.95%) .NET
8 36 (21.56%) MVC
9 32 (19.16%) SQL
9 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
9 32 (19.16%) Security Cleared
9 32 (19.16%) Relational Database
10 31 (18.56%) Linux
11 28 (16.77%) Oracle
11 28 (16.77%) Mentoring
12 27 (16.17%) Presales
12 27 (16.17%) C
12 27 (16.17%) Web Services
13 26 (15.57%) XML
13 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
13 26 (15.57%) Degree
14 25 (14.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 25 (14.97%) CSS
14 25 (14.97%) ITIL
14 25 (14.97%) TOGAF
15 24 (14.37%) UML
15 24 (14.37%) Data Centre
16 23 (13.77%) Internet
16 23 (13.77%) Software Engineering

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 25 (14.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (10.18%) JBoss
3 9 (5.39%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.39%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.80%) Mule
6 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.20%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.20%) Apache
7 2 (1.20%) Confluence
7 2 (1.20%) Documentum
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.60%) IIS
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.59%) AutoCAD
3 6 (3.59%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.20%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.19%) SaaS
4 5 (2.99%) PaaS
5 3 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.80%) IaaS
5 3 (1.80%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (1.80%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (1.20%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.77%) Internet
2 13 (7.78%) Junos
3 8 (4.79%) Network Security
4 3 (1.80%) Firewall
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.20%) DHCP
5 2 (1.20%) DNS
5 2 (1.20%) HTTP
5 2 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.16%) Relational Database
2 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.58%) RDBMS
4 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.19%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.99%) Big Data
6 10 (5.99%) MySQL
7 9 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.79%) Redis
9 7 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (4.19%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.59%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.99%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.40%) GIS
12 4 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.80%) Essbase
13 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.59%) JUnit
3 10 (5.99%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.99%) Maven
4 9 (5.39%) Mockito
5 8 (4.79%) Subversion
6 7 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (4.19%) EasyMock
6 7 (4.19%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.19%) IntelliJ
6 7 (4.19%) Selenium
6 7 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (4.19%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.40%) JIRA
8 3 (1.80%) Ant
8 3 (1.80%) JDeveloper
8 3 (1.80%) QUnit
9 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (32.34%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Manufacturing
2 11 (6.59%) Retail
3 8 (4.79%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.59%) Military
4 6 (3.59%) Publishing
5 4 (2.40%) Advertising
5 4 (2.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Law
7 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (35.93%) Architect
2 39 (23.35%) Developer
3 34 (20.36%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (12.57%) C# Developer
5 20 (11.98%) .NET Developer
6 18 (10.78%) Designer
7 17 (10.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (7.19%) Consultant
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Middleware Specialist
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Solutions Designer
11 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Senior Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.15%) HTML
2 40 (23.95%) .NET
3 27 (16.17%) Web Services
4 26 (15.57%) XML
5 25 (14.97%) CSS
6 22 (13.17%) AngularJS
6 22 (13.17%) ASP.NET
7 21 (12.57%) Middleware
7 21 (12.57%) Spring
7 21 (12.57%) WCF
8 19 (11.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (10.18%) .NET Framework
10 15 (8.98%) Hibernate
11 14 (8.38%) Entity Framework
11 14 (8.38%) REST
11 14 (8.38%) SOAP
12 13 (7.78%) HTML5
12 13 (7.78%) JSON
13 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (7.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.98%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.78%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (7.19%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (5.39%) N-Tier
8 8 (4.79%) Clustering
9 7 (4.19%) Driving Licence
10 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
10 6 (3.59%) Physics
11 5 (2.99%) DataPower
11 5 (2.99%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.80%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.80%) Statistics
13 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
13 2 (1.20%) Social Media
13 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.56%) Linux
2 14 (8.38%) Windows
3 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.99%) Unix
5 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.80%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.48%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.74%) Scrum
3 36 (21.56%) MVC
4 28 (16.77%) Mentoring
5 27 (16.17%) Presales
6 25 (14.97%) ITIL
6 25 (14.97%) TOGAF
7 24 (14.37%) UML
8 23 (13.77%) Software Engineering
9 21 (12.57%) Service Management
10 20 (11.98%) TDD
11 18 (10.78%) MODAF
11 18 (10.78%) OO
11 18 (10.78%) Waterfall
12 16 (9.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (9.58%) Open Source
13 15 (8.98%) Kanban
14 14 (8.38%) Web Development
15 13 (7.78%) Unit Testing
15 13 (7.78%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.12%) Java
2 48 (28.74%) C#
3 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
3 32 (19.16%) SQL
4 27 (16.17%) C
5 18 (10.78%) PHP
6 12 (7.19%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.99%) C++
8 8 (4.79%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.19%) Perl
9 7 (4.19%) Python
9 7 (4.19%) VB
10 5 (2.99%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.80%) Groovy
11 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.80%) VB6
11 3 (1.80%) VBScript
11 3 (1.80%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (19.16%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.57%) Degree
3 20 (11.98%) DV Cleared
4 15 (8.98%) CCNA
4 15 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (8.38%) SC Cleared
6 13 (7.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (7.78%) JNCIA
7 7 (4.19%) GIAC
7 7 (4.19%) GSEC
7 7 (4.19%) MBCS
8 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.80%) MCSD
10 2 (1.20%) ISEB
10 2 (1.20%) MCSE
10 2 (1.20%) Postgraduate
10 2 (1.20%) RHCE
10 2 (1.20%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) QA
2 6 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.80%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.60%) COBIT
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.80%) Ceph
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) Gluster
3 2 (1.20%) iptables
3 2 (1.20%) KVM
3 2 (1.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (1.80%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.20%) Check_MK
2 2 (1.20%) Graylog
2 2 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.20%) Nagios
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.20%) Pingdom
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) MOM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.77%) Oracle
3 18 (10.78%) VMware
4 15 (8.98%) Cisco
5 13 (7.78%) Juniper
6 9 (5.39%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.39%) SAP
7 7 (4.19%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.19%) IBM
7 7 (4.19%) Infobright
8 6 (3.59%) Siebel
9 3 (1.80%) ATG
9 3 (1.80%) hybris
9 3 (1.80%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.80%) Informatica
9 3 (1.80%) Intel
10 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.20%) Qualys
10 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.20%) Splunk
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