The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 68 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.60% 4.84% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 5.84% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 8
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
SOA
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
564 514 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.81% 82.90% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 418 426 298
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SOA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

SOA Salary Trend in Swindon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (50.00%) SAP
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (36.36%) SOAP
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 8 (36.36%) REST
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
4 7 (31.82%) DB2
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Process Management
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) ISEB
4 7 (31.82%) QA
4 7 (31.82%) Selenium
4 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Use Case
4 7 (31.82%) TestNG
4 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
1 7 (31.82%) TestNG
1 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) QA Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior QA Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Information Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) SOAP
1 8 (36.36%) REST
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) MSMQ
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) CESG
4 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) UNIX
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Process Management
1 7 (31.82%) Scrum
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
1 7 (31.82%) Use Case
1 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
2 5 (22.73%) Line Management
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) BPR
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.55%) Data Virtualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Metadata Management
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Unisys
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
Swindon
KDR Recruitment
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Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 23 days ago