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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 91 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.22% 3.07% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 3.70% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 34
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
1004 891 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 87.46% 82.96% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 850 765 813
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,088 £28,600 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -17 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Warminster - 1 £33,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £45,000 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (45.45%) Java
1 15 (45.45%) XML
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle
3 11 (33.33%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) SAP
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
5 9 (27.27%) UNIX
5 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) DB2
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) QA
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (18.18%) J2EE
7 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (18.18%) Middleware
7 6 (18.18%) REST
7 6 (18.18%) SOAP
7 6 (18.18%) Selenium
7 6 (18.18%) TestNG
7 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.18%) Process Management
7 6 (18.18%) IBM

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (9.09%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (9.09%) SAP CRM
2 3 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 3 (9.09%) SAP ECC
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 9 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
1 6 (18.18%) TestNG
1 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) XML
2 11 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) REST
3 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (18.18%) Middleware
3 6 (18.18%) J2EE
3 6 (18.18%) SOAP
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) SAP ALE
5 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (9.09%) SAP PI
5 3 (9.09%) Struts
5 3 (9.09%) SAP XI
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) JSF
6 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.12%) N-Tier
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Open Source
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Use Case
2 6 (18.18%) CRM
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) Process Management
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
2 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 5 (15.15%) B2C
3 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Web Development
4 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.12%) Line Management
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
4 4 (12.12%) Business Transformation
5 3 (9.09%) Network Management
5 3 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) ABAP
3 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) ISEB
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 3 (9.09%) Business Objects