The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 7 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 15.15% - 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% - 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Median salary £75,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,125 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +0.25%
SOA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 90.91% 92.38% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 39
Median salary £47,500 £34,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -26.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of job ads across the Stirling region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SOA
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Stirling region.

SOA Salary Trend in Stirling

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for SOA.

1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Biometrics
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (62.50%) QA
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
1 5 (62.50%) PhoneGap
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Cordova
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
1 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Designer
1 5 (62.50%) Lead Designer
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Cordova
1 5 (62.50%) PhoneGap
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Biometrics
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle