The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 17 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.20% 2.72% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.90% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £46,750 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 138 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 57.83% 93.88% 66.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 47
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
Scotland

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Linlithgow - 1 £46,750 -
SOA
Scotland

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
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%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
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%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle