Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 121 74
Rank change year-on-year +43 -47 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 64 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.21% 1.45% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.56% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 34
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £74,500 £75,250
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +11.11%

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 1,885 2,047 1,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.68% 92.79% 92.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,344 1,357 1,030
Glasgow median annual salary £46,375 £47,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.37% +11.11% +0.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SOA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 41 (64.06%) Java
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.94%) Microservices
4 21 (32.81%) SDLC
4 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (32.81%) TDD
5 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
6 19 (29.69%) RDBMS
7 18 (28.13%) Big Data
8 17 (26.56%) SQL
9 16 (25.00%) Data Analytics
9 16 (25.00%) Analytics
9 16 (25.00%) NoSQL
10 15 (23.44%) Oracle
11 14 (21.88%) Hadoop
11 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
12 13 (20.31%) MongoDB
12 13 (20.31%) JBoss
13 12 (18.75%) .NET
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.75%) Python
13 12 (18.75%) Spring
13 12 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (18.75%) BDD
14 11 (17.19%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (17.19%) Workflow
14 11 (17.19%) Finance
14 11 (17.19%) Scrum
14 11 (17.19%) J2EE
14 11 (17.19%) Web Services

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 13 (20.31%) JBoss
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.81%) SAS
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Jetty
4 1 (1.56%) nginx
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (6.25%) Serverless
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.56%) SSH
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 19 (29.69%) RDBMS
3 18 (28.13%) Big Data
4 16 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 14 (21.88%) Hadoop
6 13 (20.31%) MongoDB
7 11 (17.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (7.81%) QlikView
11 4 (6.25%) Neo4j
12 3 (4.69%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
12 3 (4.69%) MariaDB
12 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) jMock
2 6 (9.38%) JUnit
2 6 (9.38%) Moq
2 6 (9.38%) MSTest
2 6 (9.38%) NUnit
2 6 (9.38%) Selenium
3 5 (7.81%) ERwin
4 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (4.69%) Gatling
5 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.69%) JMeter
5 3 (4.69%) NeoLoad
6 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.56%) Ant
7 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Legal
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Architect
3 15 (23.44%) Software Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Tester
5 9 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.50%) Python Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Automation Tester
7 7 (10.94%) Designer
7 7 (10.94%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Data Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Angular Developer
10 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 12 (18.75%) Spring
3 11 (17.19%) J2EE
3 11 (17.19%) Web Services
4 10 (15.63%) HTML
5 9 (14.06%) CGI
5 9 (14.06%) REST
6 8 (12.50%) Drools
6 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 8 (12.50%) Middleware
6 8 (12.50%) Node.js
7 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.94%) Java EE
7 7 (10.94%) XML
7 7 (10.94%) XSLT
8 6 (9.38%) Apache Camel
8 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (9.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.13%) Blog
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) CentOS
2 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Microservices
3 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (32.81%) SDLC
3 21 (32.81%) TDD
4 16 (25.00%) Analytics
4 16 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 12 (18.75%) BDD
6 11 (17.19%) Scrum
6 11 (17.19%) Workflow
7 10 (15.63%) Big Data Analytics
8 9 (14.06%) OO
8 9 (14.06%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
9 8 (12.50%) OOD
9 8 (12.50%) Open Source
9 8 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
10 7 (10.94%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (64.06%) Java
2 17 (26.56%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.75%) Python
4 8 (12.50%) C++
5 7 (10.94%) C#
6 4 (6.25%) Jython
7 2 (3.13%) Java 8
8 1 (1.56%) AWK
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.56%) Korn
8 1 (1.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) NFS
2 1 (1.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Cloudera
2 5 (7.81%) Informatica
2 5 (7.81%) SAP
2 5 (7.81%) Tableau
2 5 (7.81%) TIBCO
2 5 (7.81%) Vertica
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) Twitter
6 1 (1.56%) Xamarin