The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 81 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 22 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.78% 2.56% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 3.03% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 43
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,331 £32,653 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1012 824 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.81% 84.43% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 843 678 845
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Wiltshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

SOA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Swindon -9 18 £40,000 -1.23%
Chippenham - 2 £45,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 23 (46.00%) SAP
2 20 (40.00%) Finance
3 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (32.00%) Middleware
5 13 (26.00%) SOAP
5 13 (26.00%) REST
6 12 (24.00%) Oracle
6 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (20.00%) XML
7 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) Degree
8 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
8 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
8 9 (18.00%) Data Management
8 9 (18.00%) Information Management
8 9 (18.00%) Web Services
8 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) MSMQ
8 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (18.00%) ETL
8 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
9 8 (16.00%) Information Architecture
9 8 (16.00%) Data Quality
9 8 (16.00%) Project Management
9 8 (16.00%) Unisys
9 8 (16.00%) EAI
9 8 (16.00%) Windows
9 8 (16.00%) Java

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (4.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (4.00%) SAP ECC
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (12.00%) DB2
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.00%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Selenium
1 6 (12.00%) TestNG
1 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Information Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Information Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Technical Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Technical Leader
5 6 (12.00%) QA Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Architect
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Architect
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) Middleware
2 13 (26.00%) SOAP
2 13 (26.00%) REST
3 10 (20.00%) XML
4 9 (18.00%) MSMQ
4 9 (18.00%) Web Services
5 7 (14.00%) WCF
6 5 (10.00%) .NET
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.00%) HTML
9 2 (4.00%) SAP PI
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (4.00%) SAP XI
9 2 (4.00%) SAP ALE
10 1 (2.00%) HTML5
10 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
10 1 (2.00%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
1 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Reference Data
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) Data Management
3 9 (18.00%) Information Management
3 9 (18.00%) ETL
4 8 (16.00%) EAI
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 8 (16.00%) Information Architecture
5 7 (14.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Use Case
6 6 (12.00%) Process Management
6 6 (12.00%) Metadata Management
6 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 4 (8.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
1 8 (16.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) SAP
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) Unisys
5 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.00%) Siebel
6 1 (2.00%) Sencha
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata