Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 65 49
Rank change year-on-year -45 -16 +41
Permanent jobs citing SOA 40 89 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.78% 3.95% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 4.24% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 100
Glasgow median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2054 2100 2323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.53% 93.29% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1102 1483
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,775 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.46% +4.71% +2.41%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Glasgow

SOA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SOA in Glasgow

SOA
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SOA.

1 30 (75.00%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Spring
3 17 (42.50%) XML
4 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 14 (35.00%) SQL
6 13 (32.50%) SOAP
7 12 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 12 (30.00%) Java EE
7 12 (30.00%) Open Source
7 12 (30.00%) Big Data
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
8 11 (27.50%) Scrum
9 10 (25.00%) Banking
9 10 (25.00%) Open Source Development
10 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
11 8 (20.00%) Subversion
11 8 (20.00%) Degree
11 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.00%) Microservices
12 7 (17.50%) IBM
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) Service Management
12 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (17.50%) Data Management
12 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.50%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 12 (30.00%) Big Data
2 12 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Subversion
2 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) Maven
5 2 (5.00%) Ant
5 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.00%) Hudson
5 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.00%) Banking
2 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Open Source Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering Manager
5 6 (15.00%) Software Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Designer
7 4 (10.00%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Designer
8 3 (7.50%) Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Designer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Digital Designer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) Spring
1 17 (42.50%) XML
2 13 (32.50%) SOAP
3 12 (30.00%) Java EE
4 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
5 7 (17.50%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) HTML5
6 6 (15.00%) JMS
6 6 (15.00%) Web Services
7 5 (12.50%) Apache CXF
7 5 (12.50%) Middleware
7 5 (12.50%) RESTful
7 5 (12.50%) XML Schema
8 4 (10.00%) J2EE
9 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.50%) REST
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.00%) jQuery
10 2 (5.00%) Node.js
10 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Fintech
5 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Open Source
3 11 (27.50%) Scrum
4 10 (25.00%) Open Source Development
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.00%) Microservices
5 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.50%) Data Management
6 7 (17.50%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Workflow
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Coaching
8 5 (12.50%) Master Data Management
8 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) Scala
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) Jython
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) IBM
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) Pega
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat