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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 79 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 2.32% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 2.78% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 25
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £66,500 £58,500
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
581 719 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.37% 83.41% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 633 657
Average salary £42,500 £40,325 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.39% +7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle
3 11 (45.83%) Ant
3 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
3 11 (45.83%) Maven
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (37.50%) B2B
5 8 (33.33%) ERP
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) Middleware
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Subversion
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (25.00%) SDLC
8 5 (20.83%) Project Management
8 5 (20.83%) OOD
8 5 (20.83%) OO
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) DICOM
8 5 (20.83%) JSON
9 4 (16.67%) TDD
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 4 (16.67%) BDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Ant
1 11 (45.83%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Architect
2 9 (37.50%) SOA Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.17%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (20.83%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) Qt
4 2 (8.33%) QML
4 2 (8.33%) OpenCL
4 2 (8.33%) MFC
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Kindle
2 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
3 9 (37.50%) B2B
4 8 (33.33%) ERP
4 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) OOD
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (8.33%) Data Management
9 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) DICOM
2 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Ariba
3 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: Circa £37,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 8 days ago