The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 38 40
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.97% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.38% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £52,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SOA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 237 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.97% 88.10% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 270 221 157
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SOA
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bedford