The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.02% 0.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +3.00%
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
158 261 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 90.80% 91.26% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 142 247 248
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

SOA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) ERP
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Designer
2 9 (90.00%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Designer
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Applications Designer
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Architect
6 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) ERP
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate