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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 75 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 1.66% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.99% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 31
Average salary £35,375 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.09% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,825 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £69,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
559 702 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.96% 83.08% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 499 623 650
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Ant
5 4 (30.77%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) OOD
6 3 (23.08%) DICOM
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) Ruby
7 2 (15.38%) BPEL
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Ant
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Data Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
2 2 (15.38%) SOA Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Apache CXF
5 1 (7.69%) Qt
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) QML
5 1 (7.69%) OpenCL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) MFC
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Kindle
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
7 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) BPEL
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Kanban
8 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) DICOM
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Ariba
3 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
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