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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.30% 2.82% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 3.29% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
636 790 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.60% 85.68% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 586 640 648
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) Web Services
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Time Management
7 4 (23.53%) Kanban
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (23.53%) Apache CXF
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (23.53%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) RSpec
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) Apache CXF
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (11.76%) JAX-WS
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) BDD
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) BPEL
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Pegasus
3 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company enefits
Posted: 5 days ago