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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 62 55 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.45% 3.14% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.62% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 27
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -12.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,657 £37,100 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
574 552 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 83.07% 86.79% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 457 436 337
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Swindon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (54.55%) SAP
2 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 13 (39.39%) SOAP
4 13 (39.39%) REST
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (36.36%) Middleware
6 11 (33.33%) Degree
7 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
9 8 (24.24%) MSMQ
9 8 (24.24%) Unisys
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
9 8 (24.24%) Line Management
10 7 (21.21%) SoapUI
10 7 (21.21%) QA
10 7 (21.21%) Selenium
10 7 (21.21%) TestNG
10 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
10 7 (21.21%) Use Case
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle BPM
10 7 (21.21%) XML
10 7 (21.21%) UNIX
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) DB2
10 7 (21.21%) Java

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) DB2
3 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) SoapUI
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
1 7 (21.21%) TestNG
2 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Architect
2 10 (30.30%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (21.21%) QA Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Information Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Information Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) SOAP
1 13 (39.39%) REST
2 12 (36.36%) Middleware
3 8 (24.24%) MSMQ
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) WCF
6 1 (3.03%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Reference Data
3 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
4 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Line Management
3 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.21%) Use Case
3 7 (21.21%) Process Management
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.15%) People Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) ETL
5 4 (12.12%) EAI
5 4 (12.12%) Information Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Management
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Metadata Management
6 3 (9.09%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) SAP
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) Unisys
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Sencha
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) Teradata
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