Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 142 129
Rank change year-on-year +34 -13 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 87 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.38% 1.65% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.77% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 81 48 55
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -8.26% +21.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £77,000
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £54,750
% change year-on-year +5.00% -8.68% +9.50%

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 3,451 3,553 3,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.52% 93.28% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,773 2,949 2,529
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 70 (80.46%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (56.32%) Java
3 43 (49.43%) HTML
4 41 (47.13%) Web Services
5 37 (42.53%) C#
5 37 (42.53%) JavaScript
6 35 (40.23%) Microservices
7 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
8 32 (36.78%) REST
9 30 (34.48%) SDLC
10 27 (31.03%) .NET
10 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
11 26 (29.89%) React
11 26 (29.89%) AngularJS
12 24 (27.59%) HTML5
13 21 (24.14%) Hadoop
13 21 (24.14%) J2EE
13 21 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (22.99%) Scrum
14 20 (22.99%) Node.js
14 20 (22.99%) Big Data
15 19 (21.84%) Apache Spark
15 19 (21.84%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (21.84%) Greenfield Project
16 18 (20.69%) JUnit
16 18 (20.69%) Maven
16 18 (20.69%) Software Delivery
17 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (16.09%) Finance
19 13 (14.94%) TDD

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 19 (21.84%) Apache Spark
2 8 (9.20%) Apache
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.45%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.30%) Confluence
6 1 (1.15%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) SaaS
3 3 (3.45%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.15%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.14%) Hadoop
2 20 (22.99%) Big Data
3 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (6.90%) Event Store
5 6 (6.90%) MySQL
6 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) JUnit
1 18 (20.69%) Maven
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) MSTest
3 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Law
3 7 (8.05%) Electronics
3 7 (8.05%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.05%) Marketing
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (51.72%) Architect
2 21 (24.14%) Technical Architect
3 19 (21.84%) Developer
3 19 (21.84%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (20.69%) Java Engineer
4 18 (20.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (20.69%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Java Architect
5 9 (10.34%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (9.20%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Architect
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Technical Architect
7 7 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.05%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.90%) AWS Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Java Applications Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.75%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.75%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (49.43%) HTML
2 41 (47.13%) Web Services
3 32 (36.78%) REST
4 27 (31.03%) .NET
5 26 (29.89%) AngularJS
5 26 (29.89%) React
6 24 (27.59%) HTML5
7 21 (24.14%) J2EE
8 20 (22.99%) Node.js
9 19 (21.84%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
11 10 (11.49%) XML
12 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (9.20%) RESTful
14 6 (6.90%) .NET Core
14 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Core
14 6 (6.90%) CSS
15 5 (5.75%) .NET Framework
16 4 (4.60%) Sass
17 3 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (80.46%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.23%) Microservices
3 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
4 30 (34.48%) SDLC
5 21 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (22.99%) Scrum
7 18 (20.69%) Software Delivery
8 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (14.94%) TDD
10 12 (13.79%) Open Source
11 11 (12.64%) MVC
12 9 (10.34%) DevOps
13 8 (9.20%) EAI
13 8 (9.20%) ERP
13 8 (9.20%) Identity Management
13 8 (9.20%) Kanban
13 8 (9.20%) Logistics
13 8 (9.20%) OO
13 8 (9.20%) Software Architecture
13 8 (9.20%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.32%) Java
2 37 (42.53%) C#
2 37 (42.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.94%) Scala
4 6 (6.90%) PHP
4 6 (6.90%) Python
5 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.60%) C
6 4 (4.60%) SQL
6 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.15%) GDPR
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) SAP
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle
4 3 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) Sitecore