The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.65% 0.90% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.08% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
SOA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
805 742 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.06% 83.94% 73.43%
Number of salaries quoted 650 648 532
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SOA
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Southampton region.

SOA Salary Trend in Southampton

SOA
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 42 (67.74%) Oracle
2 31 (50.00%) B2B
2 31 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (35.48%) Middleware
3 22 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (33.87%) ERP
4 21 (33.87%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (32.26%) Oracle Fusion
6 19 (30.65%) Maven
6 19 (30.65%) Configuration Management
6 19 (30.65%) Ant
7 17 (27.42%) Subversion
7 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (27.42%) Integration Testing
8 15 (24.19%) Java
9 13 (20.97%) Retail
9 13 (20.97%) Java EE
9 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
10 9 (14.52%) Web Services
11 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
11 8 (12.90%) HTML
11 8 (12.90%) CSS
11 8 (12.90%) Scrum
12 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
13 6 (9.68%) RESTful
13 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
13 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
13 6 (9.68%) Coaching

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (33.87%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Ant
1 19 (30.65%) Maven
2 17 (27.42%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.97%) Retail
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Architect
2 21 (33.87%) Oracle Architect
3 19 (30.65%) SOA Architect
4 17 (27.42%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 11 (17.74%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.90%) Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) SOA Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) iOS Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (4.84%) ERP Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) Middleware Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) Middleware
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (20.97%) Java EE
4 9 (14.52%) Web Services
5 8 (12.90%) HTML
5 8 (12.90%) CSS
6 6 (9.68%) RESTful
7 2 (3.23%) QML
7 2 (3.23%) OpenCL
7 2 (3.23%) Qt
7 2 (3.23%) MFC
7 2 (3.23%) XML
7 2 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) Kindle
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) B2B
2 22 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (33.87%) ERP
4 19 (30.65%) Configuration Management
5 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.42%) Integration Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
8 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.68%) Coaching
9 5 (8.06%) Kanban
9 5 (8.06%) Project Management
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.84%) TDD
11 2 (3.23%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
11 2 (3.23%) Web Development
11 2 (3.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.45%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) C
6 2 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) DICOM
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago