The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 53 61 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.50% 3.27% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.76% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 3
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +3.00%
SOA
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
677 824 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.12% 86.92% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 594 733 800
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +7 15 £60,000 -21.05% 3
Bedford +18 7 - -
Dunstable +22 2 £41,500 -9.78%
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) Kanban
3 21 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (26.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (25.00%) .NET
6 16 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 14 (19.44%) Business Analysis
7 14 (19.44%) Java
7 14 (19.44%) OO
7 14 (19.44%) Change Management
7 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
7 14 (19.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
8 13 (18.06%) ITIL
8 13 (18.06%) Data Integration
8 13 (18.06%) Retail
8 13 (18.06%) DevOps
9 12 (16.67%) Scrum
10 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.28%) BPMN
11 10 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (13.89%) ERP
11 10 (13.89%) CRM
11 10 (13.89%) Windows
11 10 (13.89%) J2EE
11 10 (13.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
11 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
11 10 (13.89%) Mentoring

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (9.72%) JBoss
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.17%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) Big Data
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) ERwin
2 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (18.06%) Retail
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Architect
2 11 (15.28%) Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Designer
2 11 (15.28%) Lead Architect
3 10 (13.89%) Integration Architect
3 10 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Platform Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
5 8 (11.11%) Information Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Hybris Architect
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Designer
8 5 (6.94%) Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Applications Designer
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Data Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (13.89%) J2EE
3 7 (9.72%) Apache Camel
4 6 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (8.33%) Apache CXF
4 6 (8.33%) Web Services
5 4 (5.56%) Middleware
5 4 (5.56%) RESTful
5 4 (5.56%) SOAP
6 3 (4.17%) Spring
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.78%) JSON
7 2 (2.78%) XML
8 1 (1.39%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.06%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) EPoS
4 2 (2.78%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.78%) Linked Data
4 2 (2.78%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) Kanban
3 21 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (26.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 14 (19.44%) Business Analysis
6 14 (19.44%) Change Management
6 14 (19.44%) OO
7 13 (18.06%) DevOps
7 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
7 13 (18.06%) ITIL
8 12 (16.67%) Scrum
9 11 (15.28%) BPMN
9 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (13.89%) CRM
10 10 (13.89%) ERP
10 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
10 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) Java
2 4 (5.56%) C#
2 4 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) hybris
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) HP
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) BEA
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Splunk
3 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.39%) Talend
Luton, Bedfordshire
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