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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 3.90% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 5.15% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 26
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £30,122
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
691 621 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.29% 75.64% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 610 592 683
Average salary £40,325 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
4 10 (28.57%) Web Services
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
7 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 7 (20.00%) Java EE
7 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (20.00%) Kindle
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.14%) SQL
8 6 (17.14%) .NET
9 5 (14.29%) JRockit
9 5 (14.29%) Middleware
9 5 (14.29%) MVC
9 5 (14.29%) C#
9 5 (14.29%) Windows
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
9 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JConsole
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Database Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Information Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Architect
8 2 (5.71%) SOA Architect
8 2 (5.71%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) DBA
9 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (20.00%) Java EE
3 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 5 (14.29%) JRockit
4 5 (14.29%) Middleware
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (11.43%) RESTful
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.43%) J2EE
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) PostGIS
6 3 (8.57%) JSP
6 3 (8.57%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) XML Schema
6 3 (8.57%) Spring
6 3 (8.57%) JSF
7 2 (5.71%) LAMP
7 2 (5.71%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Kindle
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Social Media
4 2 (5.71%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.43%) iOS Development
5 4 (11.43%) Coaching
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Information Management
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.71%) PHP5
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.86%) webMethods
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 12 days ago