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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 8 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.54% 2.56% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 2.82% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 71 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 88.46% 91.03% 64.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 44
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Linlithgow - 6 £47,500 -
SOA
Scotland

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) XQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (71.43%) BPMN
3 5 (71.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (42.86%) Jython
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSLT
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) BPMN
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) E-business
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) XQuery
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Jython
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle