The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 93 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs citing SOA 25 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.38% 0.17% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.21% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 20
Average salary £80,000 £60,000 £59,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
900 935 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.55% 80.40% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 790 791 749
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 17 £80,000 - 1
Bedford - 2 £50,000 - 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
1 18 (40.00%) CRM
1 18 (40.00%) ERP
1 18 (40.00%) SaaS
1 18 (40.00%) PaaS
2 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) Web Services
4 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (26.67%) OO
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 10 (22.22%) MVC
7 10 (22.22%) C#
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 9 (20.00%) Windows
9 8 (17.78%) CSS
9 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
9 8 (17.78%) HTML
9 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
10 7 (15.56%) Java
10 7 (15.56%) Change Management
10 7 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
10 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.56%) HTML5
10 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
1 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Mule
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.22%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) SaaS
1 18 (40.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) JDeveloper
General
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
1 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Automotive
3 4 (8.89%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Front Office
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Architect
2 16 (35.56%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.11%) Head of Project Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (17.78%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) HTML
4 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
4 7 (15.56%) HTML5
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.11%) J2EE
6 5 (11.11%) XML
6 5 (11.11%) JMS
6 5 (11.11%) WCF
6 5 (11.11%) CSS3
7 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 2 (4.44%) LINQ
9 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.44%) WinForms
9 2 (4.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
2 6 (13.33%) Social Media
3 5 (11.11%) FMCG
4 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) HPUX
2 5 (11.11%) Solaris
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) CRM
1 18 (40.00%) ERP
2 17 (37.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (26.67%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 10 (22.22%) MVC
7 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
8 7 (15.56%) Change Management
8 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
9 6 (13.33%) TDD
9 6 (13.33%) Migration
9 6 (13.33%) B2B
9 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) XQuery
5 1 (2.22%) XPath
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.22%) webMethods
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