Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 149 151
Rank change year-on-year +41 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 96 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.58% 1.37% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.48% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 87 39 30
Bristol median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £39,400 £33,750 £41,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,750 £77,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%

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 3,465 3,521 3,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.20% 92.46% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,829 2,906 2,632
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 79 (82.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (50.00%) Java
3 39 (40.63%) Web Services
4 37 (38.54%) Software Engineering
4 37 (38.54%) Microservices
5 36 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 36 (37.50%) C#
6 34 (35.42%) HTML
7 32 (33.33%) .NET
8 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
9 28 (29.17%) Scrum
10 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
11 23 (23.96%) SDLC
11 23 (23.96%) AngularJS
11 23 (23.96%) Open Source
11 23 (23.96%) Node.js
12 20 (20.83%) HTML5
12 20 (20.83%) React
13 19 (19.79%) Finance
14 18 (18.75%) Oracle
14 18 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 18 (18.75%) Hadoop
15 17 (17.71%) Apache Spark
15 17 (17.71%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (16.67%) REST
16 16 (16.67%) XML
17 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
18 14 (14.58%) Big Data
18 14 (14.58%) DevOps
19 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2014

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 18 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (17.71%) Apache Spark
3 13 (13.54%) Apache
4 3 (3.13%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.08%) Confluence
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) Serverless
3 4 (4.17%) SaaS
4 3 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 14 (14.58%) Big Data
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.29%) MySQL
7 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.08%) DB2
8 2 (2.08%) Event Store
8 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Maven
2 8 (8.33%) JUnit
3 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.13%) MSTest
5 2 (2.08%) Ant
5 2 (2.08%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.08%) Introscope
5 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
2 5 (5.21%) Electronics
2 5 (5.21%) Law
2 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.21%) Marketing
2 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (59.38%) Architect
2 27 (28.13%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (19.79%) Technical Architect
4 15 (15.63%) Developer
5 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.29%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (7.29%) Java Architect
7 7 (7.29%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Java Technical Architect
8 6 (6.25%) .NET Architect
8 6 (6.25%) .NET Technical Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Java Applications Architect
9 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.63%) Web Services
2 34 (35.42%) HTML
3 32 (33.33%) .NET
4 23 (23.96%) AngularJS
4 23 (23.96%) Node.js
5 20 (20.83%) HTML5
5 20 (20.83%) React
6 17 (17.71%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (16.67%) REST
7 16 (16.67%) XML
8 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 13 (13.54%) J2EE
10 9 (9.38%) CSS
11 8 (8.33%) RESTful
12 6 (6.25%) Spring
13 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
13 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (5.21%) Middleware
14 3 (3.13%) CSS3
14 3 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Linux
1 6 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (82.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.54%) Microservices
2 37 (38.54%) Software Engineering
3 28 (29.17%) Scrum
4 23 (23.96%) Open Source
4 23 (23.96%) SDLC
5 14 (14.58%) DevOps
6 13 (13.54%) Software Architecture
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.46%) TDD
8 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.42%) UML
8 10 (10.42%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.38%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.38%) MVC
9 9 (9.38%) Software Delivery
9 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.33%) TOGAF
11 6 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.00%) Java
2 36 (37.50%) C#
2 36 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.54%) Scala
4 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
5 10 (10.42%) SQL
6 8 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.17%) C
8 2 (2.08%) PHP
8 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) Java 8
9 1 (1.04%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.04%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.08%) CA
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore