The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 46 47 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 47 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.24% 3.71% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 4.08% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 25
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £45,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £71,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1032 1201 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.14% 90.85% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 666 810 717
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Edinburgh

SOA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SOA in Edinburgh

SOA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Edinburgh

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SOA.

1 75 (69.44%) Java
2 42 (38.89%) OO
2 42 (38.89%) Use Case
2 42 (38.89%) Open Source
3 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (35.19%) Domain Models
5 34 (31.48%) JBoss
5 34 (31.48%) UML
5 34 (31.48%) Hibernate
6 33 (30.56%) JPA
7 31 (28.70%) Finance
7 31 (28.70%) RichFaces
8 30 (27.78%) Web Services
9 29 (26.85%) Spring
9 29 (26.85%) Wireframes
10 28 (25.93%) JSF
10 28 (25.93%) Java EE
11 27 (25.00%) Oracle
11 27 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 26 (24.07%) Mentoring
13 25 (23.15%) Apache CXF
13 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
14 23 (21.30%) Data Modelling
14 23 (21.30%) Scrum
14 23 (21.30%) Microservices
15 22 (20.37%) Drools
15 22 (20.37%) Big Data
15 22 (20.37%) OOA/OOD
16 21 (19.44%) Linux

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 34 (31.48%) JBoss
2 27 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (7.41%) Alfresco
3 8 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.70%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.78%) Apache
5 3 (2.78%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 15 (13.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.93%) HFM
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.63%) iPaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Network Security
2 3 (2.78%) DNS
2 3 (2.78%) iSCSI
2 3 (2.78%) SSH
2 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) Big Data
2 21 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 17 (15.74%) Hadoop
4 13 (12.04%) MongoDB
4 13 (12.04%) Neo4j
4 13 (12.04%) Pentaho
4 13 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.70%) HBase
6 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Jenkins
1 13 (12.04%) Maven
1 13 (12.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (11.11%) Selenium
3 11 (10.19%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.70%) ERwin
5 2 (1.85%) JBehave
5 2 (1.85%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.93%) Robot Framework
General
1 31 (28.70%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Retail
3 7 (6.48%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 54 (50.00%) Architect
2 36 (33.33%) Developer
3 32 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 24 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 18 (16.67%) Open Source Developer
6 11 (10.19%) Applications Architect
6 11 (10.19%) Lead Developer
6 11 (10.19%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Designer
9 4 (3.70%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Java Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Lead Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Data Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.48%) Hibernate
2 33 (30.56%) JPA
3 31 (28.70%) RichFaces
4 30 (27.78%) Web Services
5 29 (26.85%) Spring
6 28 (25.93%) Java EE
6 28 (25.93%) JSF
7 25 (23.15%) Apache CXF
8 22 (20.37%) Drools
9 16 (14.81%) HTML
10 15 (13.89%) Apache Camel
10 15 (13.89%) XML
11 14 (12.96%) ActiveMQ
11 14 (12.96%) jBPM
12 13 (12.04%) Apache OpenJPA
12 13 (12.04%) CSS
12 13 (12.04%) Elastic Stack
12 13 (12.04%) RESTful
13 12 (11.11%) Middleware
14 11 (10.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.70%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.44%) Linux
2 3 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) OO
1 42 (38.89%) Open Source
1 42 (38.89%) Use Case
2 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (35.19%) Domain Models
4 34 (31.48%) UML
5 29 (26.85%) Wireframes
6 27 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (24.07%) Mentoring
8 23 (21.30%) Data Modelling
8 23 (21.30%) Microservices
8 23 (21.30%) Scrum
9 22 (20.37%) OOA/OOD
10 21 (19.44%) BPMN
11 19 (17.59%) Logical Data Model
11 19 (17.59%) Open Source Development
11 19 (17.59%) TDD
12 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (12.04%) BDD
14 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (69.44%) Java
2 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.96%) Python
4 11 (10.19%) SQL
5 7 (6.48%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.78%) PHP
6 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.85%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.85%) Korn
7 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) NFS
1 3 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
1 1 (0.93%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 27 (25.00%) Oracle
2 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 13 (12.04%) Talend
4 4 (3.70%) IBM
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.70%) Teradata
5 2 (1.85%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
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