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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 47 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 36 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.74% 4.38% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 5.48% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 25
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,900 £28,549
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.52%
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
620 675 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.58% 79.88% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 517 599 621
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 26 November 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (36.00%) Java
5 16 (32.00%) Middleware
5 16 (32.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 15 (30.00%) Oracle ERP
6 15 (30.00%) ERP
7 14 (28.00%) Java EE
8 13 (26.00%) B2B
8 13 (26.00%) Oracle EBS
9 12 (24.00%) Configuration Management
9 12 (24.00%) Web Services
9 12 (24.00%) Ant
9 12 (24.00%) Subversion
9 12 (24.00%) Maven
9 12 (24.00%) Integration Testing
10 11 (22.00%) Scrum
11 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (16.00%) Coaching
13 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (12.00%) RESTful
14 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
14 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
14 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
14 6 (12.00%) Kindle
14 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
14 6 (12.00%) Finance
14 6 (12.00%) ISO 9001

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (26.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Ant
1 12 (24.00%) Subversion
1 12 (24.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) JConsole
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Architect
2 10 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle Architect
5 6 (12.00%) SOA Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) iOS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) ERP Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 3 (6.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) Middleware
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (28.00%) Java EE
3 12 (24.00%) Web Services
4 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 6 (12.00%) HTML
4 6 (12.00%) RESTful
5 4 (8.00%) J2EE
6 3 (6.00%) JSP
6 3 (6.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) JSF
7 2 (4.00%) JRockit
7 2 (4.00%) EJB
7 2 (4.00%) .NET
8 1 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Kindle
1 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (30.00%) ERP
4 13 (26.00%) B2B
5 12 (24.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (24.00%) Integration Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Scrum
7 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.00%) Coaching
9 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
11 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
11 5 (10.00%) Kanban
11 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.00%) TDD
12 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
12 3 (6.00%) Project Management
12 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 3 (6.00%) ITIL
12 3 (6.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.00%) webMethods
3 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago