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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West / Somerset
Rank 63 61 67
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.34% 1.11% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.28% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.91%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 603 547 456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 93.93% 86.96% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 489 479 398
Median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 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
Bath +8 11 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Taunton - 2 - -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
5 8 (29.63%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
5 8 (29.63%) High Availability
5 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
6 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.93%) REST
6 7 (25.93%) Spring
6 7 (25.93%) JBoss
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) MySQL
7 6 (22.22%) PHP
7 6 (22.22%) Internet
7 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (22.22%) JSON
7 6 (22.22%) Infobright
8 5 (18.52%) User Stories
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
8 5 (18.52%) WCF

SOA
Top Related 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 7 (25.93%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Redis
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.41%) Infinispan
5 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (14.81%) EasyMock
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) IntelliJ
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.81%) JUnit
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
1 4 (14.81%) Mockito
1 4 (14.81%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
1 4 (14.81%) Vagrant
2 3 (11.11%) NuGet
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Architect
3 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Administrator
9 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (7.41%) SOA Architect
9 2 (7.41%) SOA Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Software Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Solutions Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
1 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
1 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
1 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
2 7 (25.93%) REST
2 7 (25.93%) Spring
3 6 (22.22%) JSON
3 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) WCF
4 5 (18.52%) WinForms
5 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 4 (14.81%) Spring Integration
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) High Availability
3 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
5 5 (18.52%) SDLC
5 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 5 (18.52%) User Stories
6 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Build Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
7 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
5 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (7.41%) Gluster
1 2 (7.41%) iptables
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Check_MK
1 2 (7.41%) Grafana
1 2 (7.41%) Graylog
1 2 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (7.41%) Kibana
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) Pingdom
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Infobright
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) New Relic
3 2 (7.41%) PagerDuty
3 2 (7.41%) Qualys
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago