The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 16 16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.96% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.50% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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 West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 82.86% 78.43% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 42
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £56,730 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SOA
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

SOA Salary Trend in West Lothian

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Python

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) XQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 days ago