Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 85 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 28 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.10% 2.55% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.81% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 12
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £38,250 £51,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,250 £62,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -5.00%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1201 1208 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.17% 90.76% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1023 949
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,950
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Somerset

SOA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SOA in Somerset

SOA
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Somerset

SOA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -25 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Taunton - 8 £47,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £40,000 -
Street - 1 £85,000 -
SOA
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SOA.

1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
3 9 (32.14%) Microservices
4 8 (28.57%) Web Development
5 7 (25.00%) SaaS
5 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (25.00%) Change Management
5 7 (25.00%) SDLC
6 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 6 (21.43%) PHP
6 6 (21.43%) XML
6 6 (21.43%) OO
6 6 (21.43%) Machine Learning
6 6 (21.43%) Big Data
6 6 (21.43%) Data Architecture
6 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
7 5 (17.86%) Zend
7 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
7 5 (17.86%) Data Management
7 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) Open Source
7 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
7 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
2 5 (17.86%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.57%) Flink
4 1 (3.57%) Infinispan
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Law
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Architect
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Data Architect
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL Architect
3 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Data Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) React
2 5 (17.86%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) Node.js
3 4 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) Sass
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) HornetQ
5 1 (3.57%) JSP
5 1 (3.57%) Kafka
5 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
2 9 (32.14%) Microservices
3 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 7 (25.00%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Machine Learning
5 6 (21.43%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) Groovy
7 1 (3.57%) RPG
7 1 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) RHCE
2 1 (3.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.57%) Gluster
2 1 (3.57%) iptables
2 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Check_MK
2 1 (3.57%) Grafana
2 1 (3.57%) Graylog
2 1 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.57%) Kibana
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Pingdom
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Infobright
2 1 (3.57%) New Relic
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) PagerDuty
2 1 (3.57%) Qualys
2 1 (3.57%) Splunk