Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 154 165
Rank change year-on-year +27 +11 -28
Permanent jobs citing SOA 74 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.88% 1.07% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.16% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 27 12
Bristol median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% - -
10th Percentile £40,875 £33,750 £37,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,000 £77,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,304
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.87% +5.12%

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 3,650 3,359 3,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.80% 91.93% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,001 2,767 2,725
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,238 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.06% +3.10% -

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 52 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) C#
2 30 (40.54%) Java
3 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 28 (37.84%) Web Services
3 28 (37.84%) Microservices
4 27 (36.49%) .NET
4 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
5 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 23 (31.08%) Scrum
7 22 (29.73%) HTML
7 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
8 17 (22.97%) Finance
8 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
9 16 (21.62%) Node.js
10 15 (20.27%) Oracle
10 15 (20.27%) XML
10 15 (20.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (18.92%) SQL
12 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2014
12 13 (17.57%) HTML5
12 13 (17.57%) Open Source
13 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
14 11 (14.86%) Hadoop
14 11 (14.86%) SDLC
14 11 (14.86%) Apache Spark
14 11 (14.86%) React

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 15 (20.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (14.86%) Apache Spark
3 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) Confluence
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) Serverless
3 2 (2.70%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (14.86%) Hadoop
5 8 (10.81%) Big Data
6 7 (9.46%) MySQL
7 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.70%) DB2
9 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.35%) Biml
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) Maven
3 3 (4.05%) MSTest
4 2 (2.70%) Ant
4 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.70%) Introscope
5 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.70%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Architect
2 20 (27.03%) Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (17.57%) Technical Architect
5 10 (13.51%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Data Architect
7 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.76%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (6.76%) Head of Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Head of Software Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) AWS Software Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Server Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) Web Services
2 27 (36.49%) .NET
3 22 (29.73%) HTML
4 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
4 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
5 16 (21.62%) Node.js
6 15 (20.27%) XML
7 14 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (17.57%) HTML5
9 11 (14.86%) React
10 10 (13.51%) CSS
11 6 (8.11%) Spring
12 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.76%) J2EE
12 5 (6.76%) REST
12 5 (6.76%) RESTful
13 4 (5.41%) EJB
13 4 (5.41%) JMS
13 4 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.70%) iPad
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.70%) Robotics
2 2 (2.70%) Tandem
3 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Microservices
3 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
4 23 (31.08%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) Open Source
6 11 (14.86%) SDLC
7 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.51%) UML
8 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.16%) TDD
9 7 (9.46%) DevOps
9 7 (9.46%) Software Architecture
9 7 (9.46%) TOGAF
10 6 (8.11%) Coaching
10 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.76%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (6.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) C#
1 30 (40.54%) Java
2 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.92%) SQL
4 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.16%) Scala
7 3 (4.05%) Java 8
8 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.70%) CA
3 2 (2.70%) IBM
3 2 (2.70%) Pega
3 2 (2.70%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) webMethods