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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 37 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.95% 0.36% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 0.39% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
178 259 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.83% 92.83% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 156 202 228
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (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 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 3 (75.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate