Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 62 56
Rank change year-on-year -38 -6 +42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 61 77 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.49% 3.86% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 4.14% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39 69 84
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -18.18%
10th Percentile £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -9.09%

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 2,326 1,858 2,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.90% 93.13% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,692 1,153 1,422
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,525
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SOA.

1 25 (40.98%) Microservices
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
4 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (29.51%) Spring
5 18 (29.51%) SDLC
6 17 (27.87%) Drools
6 17 (27.87%) REST
7 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (26.23%) Maven
8 15 (24.59%) TDD
8 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
9 14 (22.95%) .NET
9 14 (22.95%) C#
10 13 (21.31%) Web Services
10 13 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (21.31%) Banking
11 12 (19.67%) JBoss
11 12 (19.67%) Oracle
11 12 (19.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (16.39%) Scrum
13 10 (16.39%) Finance
13 10 (16.39%) Linux
13 10 (16.39%) WebLogic
13 10 (16.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (14.75%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (14.75%) Entity Framework
14 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API

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 12 (19.67%) JBoss
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (16.39%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon SQS
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.64%) SSH
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (13.11%) Cosmos DB
2 8 (13.11%) CouchDB
3 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (8.20%) Big Data
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Maven
2 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.28%) Grunt
7 1 (1.64%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.31%) Banking
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Law
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Lead Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) DBA
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Java Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Designer
8 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Backend Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
2 18 (29.51%) Spring
3 17 (27.87%) Drools
3 17 (27.87%) REST
4 14 (22.95%) .NET
5 13 (21.31%) Web Services
6 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
6 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
6 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (14.75%) Entity Framework
6 9 (14.75%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (13.11%) Akka.NET
7 8 (13.11%) Middleware
7 8 (13.11%) WCF
8 7 (11.48%) J2EE
8 7 (11.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (8.20%) Apache Axis
9 5 (8.20%) HTML
9 5 (8.20%) Spring Boot
10 4 (6.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Algorithms
2 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) AIX
2 7 (11.48%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Microservices
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) SDLC
4 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (24.59%) TDD
6 13 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.39%) Scrum
9 9 (14.75%) Workflow
10 8 (13.11%) Analytics
10 8 (13.11%) Data Analytics
10 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
11 7 (11.48%) Concurrent Programming
11 7 (11.48%) DevOps
11 7 (11.48%) Information Security
11 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (11.48%) SOLID
12 6 (9.84%) TOGAF
12 6 (9.84%) UML
13 5 (8.20%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) Java
2 21 (34.43%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) C#
4 7 (11.48%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) Scala
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) NFS
2 1 (1.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (8.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) Google
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Avaya
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.64%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Micro Focus