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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 48 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.65% 2.85% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 3.05% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 15
Average salary £47,304 £47,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.41% -15.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
504 525 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 88.89% 93.42% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 469 415 384
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 20 (66.67%) Middleware
2 19 (63.33%) IBM
3 17 (56.67%) WebSphere
4 16 (53.33%) Finance
5 11 (36.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 11 (36.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (36.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (33.33%) Process Management
7 8 (26.67%) HTTP
7 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (26.67%) J2EE
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Process Server
8 7 (23.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (23.33%) DataPower
8 7 (23.33%) PowerHA
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (20.00%) IBM SmartCloud
9 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
9 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
9 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (20.00%) Tivoli
9 6 (20.00%) SOAP
9 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (20.00%) Validation
9 6 (20.00%) Retail
9 6 (20.00%) WCF
10 5 (16.67%) MODAF
10 5 (16.67%) TOGAF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (56.67%) WebSphere
2 11 (36.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (23.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) HTTP
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) Middleware
2 11 (36.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (36.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (26.67%) J2EE
4 6 (20.00%) SOAP
4 6 (20.00%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (10.00%) WSDL
6 3 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.33%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.33%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) DataPower
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Process Management
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) MODAF
4 5 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) UML
6 3 (10.00%) BPMN
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Unisys
3 2 (6.67%) Software AG
4 1 (3.33%) Murex
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Sencha
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