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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 51 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.40% 4.42% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 5.56% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 25
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £30,122
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
627 630 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.07% 79.65% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 543 590 624
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 32 (69.57%) Oracle
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 16 (34.78%) Middleware
5 15 (32.61%) Java
6 12 (26.09%) Web Services
7 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
7 11 (23.91%) ERP
7 11 (23.91%) Oracle ERP
7 11 (23.91%) Java EE
8 10 (21.74%) Scrum
8 10 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (21.74%) B2B
9 9 (19.57%) Ant
9 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
9 9 (19.57%) Integration Testing
9 9 (19.57%) Subversion
9 9 (19.57%) Maven
9 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
10 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
10 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
11 7 (15.22%) ISO 9001
11 7 (15.22%) Kindle
12 6 (13.04%) Finance
12 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (10.87%) JRockit
13 5 (10.87%) Windows
13 5 (10.87%) Data Guard
13 5 (10.87%) Database Tuning

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Ant
1 9 (19.57%) Subversion
1 9 (19.57%) Maven
2 5 (10.87%) JConsole
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Database Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) SOA Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Middleware
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (26.09%) Web Services
3 11 (23.91%) Java EE
4 5 (10.87%) JRockit
5 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 4 (8.70%) CSS
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) J2EE
6 3 (6.52%) JSP
6 3 (6.52%) XML
6 3 (6.52%) XML Schema
6 3 (6.52%) PostGIS
6 3 (6.52%) Spring
6 3 (6.52%) JSF
7 2 (4.35%) EJB
8 1 (2.17%) .NET
8 1 (2.17%) SOAP
8 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Kindle
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Open Source
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 2 (4.35%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (23.91%) ERP
4 10 (21.74%) B2B
4 10 (21.74%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) Integration Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching
8 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.87%) Security Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Kanban
8 5 (10.87%) Database Tuning
9 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
9 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.70%) TDD
10 3 (6.52%) Information Management
10 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.52%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Pegasus
3 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.17%) webMethods
3 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
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