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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 160 126 102
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 82 133 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 2.28% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.64% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 107 88
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
4711 5030 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.73% 86.13% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3931 4250 4276
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +26 34 £42,500 - 1
Somerset +1 15 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Gloucestershire -3 12 £33,500 -25.55% 3
Bristol -4 11 £67,500 +50.83% 2
Wiltshire -24 6 £84,000 +86.66% 2
Devon +2 2 - -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 102 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (42.18%) Oracle
3 73 (34.60%) Java
4 65 (30.81%) JavaScript
5 63 (29.86%) .NET
6 61 (28.91%) Finance
7 60 (28.44%) Web Services
8 57 (27.01%) C#
9 53 (25.12%) Degree
10 52 (24.64%) HTML
11 51 (24.17%) AngularJS
12 49 (23.22%) SQL
13 47 (22.27%) Scrum
14 44 (20.85%) Linux
14 44 (20.85%) Middleware
15 43 (20.38%) CSS
16 39 (18.48%) Retail
17 37 (17.54%) SQL Server
17 37 (17.54%) SDLC
17 37 (17.54%) jQuery
18 36 (17.06%) Security Cleared
19 34 (16.11%) REST
20 32 (15.17%) Spring
21 31 (14.69%) Hibernate
22 30 (14.22%) ERP
23 29 (13.74%) XML
24 28 (13.27%) UML
24 28 (13.27%) IBM
25 27 (12.80%) JUnit
25 27 (12.80%) 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 (11.85%) JBoss
2 15 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.11%) WebLogic
2 15 (7.11%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (6.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (6.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (6.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (4.27%) WebSphere Process Server
6 8 (3.79%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.79%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (1.90%) Apache
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.90%) Confluence
7 4 (1.90%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.42%) nginx
9 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (10.43%) Oracle Retail
2 11 (5.21%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.95%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.21%) IBM SmartCloud
3 7 (3.32%) SaaS
4 6 (2.84%) IaaS
5 4 (1.90%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.42%) Route 53
6 3 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.95%) PaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.53%) Internet
2 12 (5.69%) HTTP
3 11 (5.21%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.47%) 2G
5 1 (0.47%) 3G
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.47%) DHCP
5 1 (0.47%) DNS
5 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.80%) Hadoop
2 27 (12.80%) NoSQL
3 26 (12.32%) Relational Database
4 25 (11.85%) Oracle Database
5 23 (10.90%) MongoDB
6 20 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (9.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (7.11%) MySQL
8 12 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (4.74%) Big Data
11 9 (4.27%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.79%) DB2
13 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (2.84%) Data Mining
14 6 (2.84%) Redis
15 5 (2.37%) SQLite
16 4 (1.90%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 27 (12.80%) JUnit
1 27 (12.80%) Selenium
2 21 (9.95%) JIRA
3 17 (8.06%) Cucumber
3 17 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 15 (7.11%) Git (software)
5 13 (6.16%) Maven
5 13 (6.16%) Subversion
5 13 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.21%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.74%) SoapUI
7 10 (4.74%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (3.79%) Mockito
9 7 (3.32%) EasyMock
9 7 (3.32%) Eclipse
9 7 (3.32%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.32%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.84%) Ant
10 6 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.84%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (28.91%) Finance
2 39 (18.48%) Retail
3 24 (11.37%) Banking
4 10 (4.74%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.37%) Marketing
7 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.95%) Billing
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (34.12%) Developer
2 66 (31.28%) Architect
3 21 (9.95%) .NET Developer
3 21 (9.95%) Java Developer
4 20 (9.48%) Software Engineer
4 20 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (9.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 15 (7.11%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (6.64%) Enterprise Architect
7 14 (6.64%) Lead Developer
7 14 (6.64%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.64%) SharePoint Developer
8 13 (6.16%) Integration Architect
9 12 (5.69%) Administrator
10 11 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.21%) Digital Architect
10 11 (5.21%) Middleware Administrator
11 10 (4.74%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.74%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.86%) .NET
2 60 (28.44%) Web Services
3 52 (24.64%) HTML
4 51 (24.17%) AngularJS
5 44 (20.85%) Middleware
6 43 (20.38%) CSS
7 37 (17.54%) jQuery
8 34 (16.11%) REST
9 32 (15.17%) Spring
10 31 (14.69%) Hibernate
11 29 (13.74%) XML
12 22 (10.43%) J2EE
12 22 (10.43%) Java EE
13 19 (9.00%) ASP.NET
14 18 (8.53%) HTML5
14 18 (8.53%) SOAP
15 17 (8.06%) JSON
16 16 (7.58%) EJB
16 16 (7.58%) JSF
16 16 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.21%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.74%) Virtual Team
4 9 (4.27%) User Experience
5 8 (3.79%) Clustering
5 8 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.79%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.32%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.32%) Social Media
7 4 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (1.90%) DataPower
7 4 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.90%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.42%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.42%) Blog
8 3 (1.42%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.42%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.85%) Linux
2 21 (9.95%) Unix
3 11 (5.21%) Windows
4 9 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.32%) Android
5 7 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.27%) Scrum
3 37 (17.54%) SDLC
4 30 (14.22%) ERP
5 28 (13.27%) UML
6 27 (12.80%) Software Engineering
7 26 (12.32%) Software Testing
8 23 (10.90%) Kanban
9 22 (10.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (10.43%) TOGAF
10 20 (9.48%) High Availability
11 19 (9.00%) ITIL
11 19 (9.00%) Mentoring
11 19 (9.00%) MVC
11 19 (9.00%) Open Source
12 18 (8.53%) Project Management
13 17 (8.06%) Configuration Management
13 17 (8.06%) TDD
14 15 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 73 (34.60%) Java
2 65 (30.81%) JavaScript
3 57 (27.01%) C#
4 49 (23.22%) SQL
5 21 (9.95%) C++
6 20 (9.48%) C
7 12 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.27%) PHP
8 9 (4.27%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.27%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.79%) Perl
9 8 (3.79%) Python
9 8 (3.79%) Ruby
10 7 (3.32%) Groovy
11 6 (2.84%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.90%) R
12 4 (1.90%) Scala
13 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.47%) VB
14 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (25.12%) Degree
2 36 (17.06%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.06%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.74%) BC Cleared
6 6 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.42%) ISEB
8 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.47%) CCNA
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.47%) RHCE
9 1 (0.47%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) COBIT
3 2 (0.95%) SEPA
4 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.79%) PowerHA
2 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Gluster
3 1 (0.47%) iptables
3 1 (0.47%) KVM
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (5.21%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.37%) Puppet
3 4 (1.90%) Graylog
3 4 (1.90%) logstash
3 4 (1.90%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.42%) Kibana
4 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.95%) Nagios
6 1 (0.47%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.47%) Control-M
6 1 (0.47%) Grafana
6 1 (0.47%) Graphite
6 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.47%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 89 (42.18%) Oracle
2 28 (13.27%) IBM
3 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.79%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.32%) Infobright
5 7 (3.32%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.84%) Cegedim Rx
6 6 (2.84%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.84%) VMware
7 5 (2.37%) Cisco
8 4 (1.90%) Avaya
9 3 (1.42%) HP
9 3 (1.42%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.95%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.95%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.95%) Green Hat
10 2 (0.95%) Informatica
10 2 (0.95%) Sencha
10 2 (0.95%) Splunk
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