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

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 92 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.75% 1.32% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.50% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 12
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.86% -25.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 856 866 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.45% 87.83% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 678 640 753
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

SOA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Gloucestershire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Salary histogram for SOA in Gloucestershire

SOA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £52,500 -
Cheltenham +6 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Filton - 1 £45,000 -
SOA
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 17 (85.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) MVC
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 10 (50.00%) OO
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) C
6 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) CSS
8 7 (35.00%) C#
8 7 (35.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) .NET
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) Spring
8 7 (35.00%) WCF
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
9 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
9 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (30.00%) JSON
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) Military
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Ant
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) QUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) Spring
5 7 (35.00%) WCF
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) JSON
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (25.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (20.00%) Dojo
8 4 (20.00%) REST
9 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Solaris
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Release Management
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
8 4 (20.00%) Data Virtualisation
8 4 (20.00%) ETL
8 4 (20.00%) Information Management
8 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Groovy
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) MCSD
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) DevExpress