Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 137 153
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 52 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.43% 1.77% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.89% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 38
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -14.16% +29.44%
10th Percentile £34,000 £38,600 £36,950
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% +15.79%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,406 3,384 3,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.86% 93.38% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,673 2,864 2,547
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,325 £27,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Bristol

SOA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SOA in Bristol

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for SOA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SOA.

1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (63.46%) HTML
3 32 (61.54%) Web Services
4 31 (59.62%) Java
5 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 28 (53.85%) REST
6 26 (50.00%) SDLC
7 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
8 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (40.38%) C#
10 19 (36.54%) J2EE
10 19 (36.54%) JUnit
10 19 (36.54%) Maven
10 19 (36.54%) Software Delivery
10 19 (36.54%) Greenfield Project
11 18 (34.62%) Microservices
12 15 (28.85%) React
12 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
12 15 (28.85%) .NET
13 14 (26.92%) HTML5
14 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
14 12 (23.08%) TDD
14 12 (23.08%) Big Data
15 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
16 10 (19.23%) Node.js
16 10 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (19.23%) Apache Spark
17 9 (17.31%) Finance
18 7 (13.46%) RESTful

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) FTP
1 1 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Big Data
2 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
3 6 (11.54%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (9.62%) Event Store
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) JUnit
1 19 (36.54%) Maven
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.62%) Electronics
3 5 (9.62%) Law
3 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Architect
1 19 (36.54%) Java Engineer
1 19 (36.54%) Java Software Engineer
1 19 (36.54%) Software Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Java Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Java Technical Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Architect
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Technical Architect
6 5 (9.62%) AWS Developer
6 5 (9.62%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
6 5 (9.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (9.62%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) HTML
2 32 (61.54%) Web Services
3 28 (53.85%) REST
4 19 (36.54%) J2EE
5 15 (28.85%) .NET
5 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
5 15 (28.85%) React
6 14 (26.92%) HTML5
7 10 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (19.23%) Node.js
8 7 (13.46%) RESTful
9 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (9.62%) .NET Core
10 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Core
10 5 (9.62%) XML
11 4 (7.69%) CSS
11 4 (7.69%) Sass
12 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) SDLC
3 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (36.54%) Software Delivery
6 18 (34.62%) Microservices
7 12 (23.08%) TDD
8 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.54%) API Development
9 6 (11.54%) Kanban
9 6 (11.54%) OO
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
10 5 (9.62%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (9.62%) EAI
10 5 (9.62%) ERP
10 5 (9.62%) Identity Management
10 5 (9.62%) MVC
10 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.62%) Scrum-ban
10 5 (9.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) Java
2 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (40.38%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) PHP
5 5 (9.62%) Python
5 5 (9.62%) Scala
6 3 (5.77%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) C
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle