The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 21 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.77% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 326 201 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 89.56% 81.38% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 293 186 227
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

SOA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SOA in Portsmouth

SOA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SOA.

1 32 (94.12%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) XML
3 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
4 25 (73.53%) C
4 25 (73.53%) HTML
4 25 (73.53%) SOAP
4 25 (73.53%) Configuration Management
4 25 (73.53%) MVC
4 25 (73.53%) TDD
4 25 (73.53%) Spring
4 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
4 25 (73.53%) JSON
4 25 (73.53%) Spring MVC
5 22 (64.71%) Military
6 20 (58.82%) Maven
6 20 (58.82%) Selenium
6 20 (58.82%) Dojo
6 20 (58.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 20 (58.82%) Ant
6 20 (58.82%) Groovy
6 20 (58.82%) RESTful
6 20 (58.82%) QUnit
6 20 (58.82%) Customer Requirements
7 12 (35.29%) Oracle
8 10 (29.41%) J2EE
9 8 (23.53%) OO
9 8 (23.53%) C++
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) ABAP

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 7 (20.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Boomi
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Ant
1 20 (58.82%) Maven
1 20 (58.82%) QUnit
1 20 (58.82%) Selenium
General
1 22 (64.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineer
2 18 (52.94%) Lead Software Engineer
3 15 (44.12%) Developer
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Lead Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Lead Software Developer
5 7 (20.59%) SAP Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) SAP PI Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Graduate
7 5 (14.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Lead Web Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Web Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) XML
2 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) JSON
2 25 (73.53%) SOAP
2 25 (73.53%) Spring
2 25 (73.53%) Spring MVC
3 20 (58.82%) Dojo
3 20 (58.82%) RESTful
4 10 (29.41%) J2EE
5 7 (20.59%) SAP Fiori
5 7 (20.59%) SAP PI
6 5 (14.71%) CSS
6 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (14.71%) REST
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) SAP XI
8 3 (8.82%) Middleware
8 3 (8.82%) SAP ALE
8 3 (8.82%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Solaris
1 5 (14.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Configuration Management
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
1 25 (73.53%) TDD
2 20 (58.82%) Customer Requirements
2 20 (58.82%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) EAI
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
4 7 (20.59%) Workflow
5 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) OOP
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) C
2 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 20 (58.82%) Groovy
4 8 (23.53%) C++
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) ABAP
6 3 (8.82%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) MOM
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Zend