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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 146 118 134
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 109 138 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.95% 2.33% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.66% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 91 88 53
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,326
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,767 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
4900 5181 5205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.81% 87.40% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4365 4283
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £62,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Bristol +8 34 £49,500 +12.50% 4
Somerset -7 27 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Gloucestershire -1 17 £45,000 - 2
Dorset 0 14 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Wiltshire -30 10 £43,000 -14.00% 1
Cornwall - 2 - -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 100 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (47.22%) Java
3 57 (31.67%) Oracle
4 55 (30.56%) HTML
4 55 (30.56%) Scrum
5 52 (28.89%) Finance
6 51 (28.33%) SQL
6 51 (28.33%) Linux
7 50 (27.78%) C#
8 49 (27.22%) Web Services
9 46 (25.56%) JavaScript
10 45 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 40 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 38 (21.11%) Degree
13 37 (20.56%) Microsoft
14 36 (20.00%) .NET
15 31 (17.22%) CSS
15 31 (17.22%) JBoss
16 30 (16.67%) JUnit
17 29 (16.11%) XML
17 29 (16.11%) REST
18 27 (15.00%) Mentoring
18 27 (15.00%) Hadoop
18 27 (15.00%) Hibernate
19 26 (14.44%) Spring
19 26 (14.44%) Selenium
20 25 (13.89%) SDLC
20 25 (13.89%) NoSQL
20 25 (13.89%) Software Engineering
21 24 (13.33%) C

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 31 (17.22%) JBoss
2 16 (8.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.44%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.89%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.78%) Apache
7 5 (2.78%) Confluence
7 5 (2.78%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.78%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.67%) Mule
9 3 (1.67%) nginx
9 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.11%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.11%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.67%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.11%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.00%) SaaS
4 5 (2.78%) PaaS
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.67%) IaaS
5 3 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (1.67%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (1.67%) Route 53
5 3 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.11%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.67%) Internet
2 6 (3.33%) Junos
3 5 (2.78%) Network Security
4 3 (1.67%) DHCP
4 3 (1.67%) DNS
4 3 (1.67%) HTTP
5 2 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.11%) Firewall
5 2 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 25 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 24 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.56%) SQL Server
5 18 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 18 (10.00%) MySQL
6 16 (8.89%) Oracle Database
7 15 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (7.78%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (7.22%) RDBMS
10 12 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (5.56%) Data Mining
11 10 (5.56%) Redis
12 9 (5.00%) Big Data
13 7 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (1.67%) SAP HANA
15 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (16.67%) JUnit
2 26 (14.44%) Selenium
3 20 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.00%) JIRA
5 17 (9.44%) Maven
6 16 (8.89%) Cucumber
7 15 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 14 (7.78%) Mockito
8 14 (7.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (6.11%) EasyMock
9 11 (6.11%) Eclipse
9 11 (6.11%) IntelliJ
9 11 (6.11%) Subversion
9 11 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (6.11%) Vagrant
10 10 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (5.56%) SoapUI
10 10 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.33%) Ant
12 3 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (28.89%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Retail
3 10 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 9 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.33%) Banking
6 2 (1.11%) Law
6 2 (1.11%) Publishing
6 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (30.56%) Architect
2 42 (23.33%) Developer
3 24 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.78%) Designer
6 13 (7.22%) Integration Architect
6 13 (7.22%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 12 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.56%) Consultant
8 10 (5.56%) Middleware Specialist
8 10 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 10 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.56%) Tester
9 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.00%) Senior WebLogic Specialist
9 9 (5.00%) SOA Architect
9 9 (5.00%) SOA Specialist
9 9 (5.00%) WebLogic Specialist
10 8 (4.44%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.56%) HTML
2 49 (27.22%) Web Services
3 45 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 36 (20.00%) .NET
5 31 (17.22%) CSS
6 29 (16.11%) REST
6 29 (16.11%) XML
7 27 (15.00%) Hibernate
8 26 (14.44%) Spring
9 22 (12.22%) HTML5
10 21 (11.67%) jQuery
11 20 (11.11%) SOAP
12 19 (10.56%) Middleware
13 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET
13 17 (9.44%) Java EE
14 16 (8.89%) JSON
15 15 (8.33%) J2EE
16 14 (7.78%) EJB
16 14 (7.78%) JSF
16 14 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.56%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.56%) Clustering
5 10 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.22%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.67%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.67%) Blog
9 3 (1.67%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.67%) DataPower
9 3 (1.67%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.67%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.67%) Fintech
9 3 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.67%) iPad
9 3 (1.67%) Physics
9 3 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.33%) Linux
2 18 (10.00%) Unix
3 13 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.67%) Windows
5 6 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.22%) Android
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.56%) Scrum
3 27 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 25 (13.89%) SDLC
4 25 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 24 (13.33%) UML
6 21 (11.67%) High Availability
6 21 (11.67%) Kanban
7 20 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 19 (10.56%) TOGAF
9 18 (10.00%) ITIL
10 17 (9.44%) ERP
10 17 (9.44%) MVC
10 17 (9.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 14 (7.78%) Open Source
13 13 (7.22%) Automated Testing
13 13 (7.22%) Information Assurance
13 13 (7.22%) Presales
14 12 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (47.22%) Java
2 51 (28.33%) SQL
3 50 (27.78%) C#
4 46 (25.56%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.33%) C
6 21 (11.67%) C++
7 17 (9.44%) PHP
8 13 (7.22%) Perl
9 10 (5.56%) Python
10 8 (4.44%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.78%) Ruby
12 5 (2.78%) VB
13 4 (2.22%) Scala
14 3 (1.67%) Groovy
14 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.67%) VBScript
14 3 (1.67%) XQuery
15 2 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 38 (21.11%) Degree
3 20 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 18 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.44%) CCNA
5 8 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (3.33%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.67%) GIAC
8 3 (1.67%) GSEC
8 3 (1.67%) MBCS
8 3 (1.67%) MCSE
9 2 (1.11%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.11%) Postgraduate
9 2 (1.11%) RHCE
9 2 (1.11%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.56%) ISEB
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) QA
2 4 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.11%) COBIT
4 2 (1.11%) SEPA
5 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.56%) HL7
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.67%) XenApp
3 2 (1.11%) Gluster
3 2 (1.11%) iptables
3 2 (1.11%) KVM
4 1 (0.56%) Ceph
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.33%) Puppet
2 5 (2.78%) Graylog
3 3 (1.67%) Kibana
3 3 (1.67%) logstash
3 3 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.67%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.67%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.11%) Check_MK
4 2 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.11%) Nagios
4 2 (1.11%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 57 (31.67%) Oracle
2 37 (20.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.11%) Infobright
3 11 (6.11%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.56%) VMware
5 9 (5.00%) SAP
6 8 (4.44%) Cisco
6 8 (4.44%) IBM
7 6 (3.33%) Juniper
8 4 (2.22%) Informatica
8 4 (2.22%) Siebel
9 3 (1.67%) Citrix
9 3 (1.67%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.67%) HP
9 3 (1.67%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.11%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.11%) DevExpress
10 2 (1.11%) Qualys
10 2 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.11%) Splunk
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