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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 56 99 67
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 36 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.78% 0.26% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 0.32% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 22
Average salary £70,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £60,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
812 941 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.29% 81.26% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 718 779 745
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +23 19 £76,000 +8.57%
Dunstable - 4 £46,000 - 1
Bedford - 2 £50,000 - 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) .NET
3 18 (30.00%) CRM
3 18 (30.00%) ERP
3 18 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (30.00%) SaaS
3 18 (30.00%) PaaS
4 13 (21.67%) TOGAF
4 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.00%) C#
5 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (20.00%) Retail
6 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle
7 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 10 (16.67%) SQL
7 10 (16.67%) Middleware
7 10 (16.67%) MVC
7 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.00%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
10 7 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (11.67%) EAI

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) Mule
3 2 (3.33%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.67%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.00%) SaaS
1 18 (30.00%) PaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.67%) NUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (20.00%) Retail
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Front Office
4 2 (3.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Architect
2 13 (21.67%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Integration Architect
4 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Head of Project Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.67%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) Middleware
2 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (15.00%) Web Services
4 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.33%) WCF
5 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.67%) jQuery
6 4 (6.67%) RESTful
6 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.00%) CSS
7 3 (5.00%) XML
7 3 (5.00%) HTML
8 2 (3.33%) ADO.NET
8 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.33%) WinForms
8 2 (3.33%) Spring
8 2 (3.33%) Ajax
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.00%) Social Media
2 5 (8.33%) FMCG
3 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) Wiki
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (30.00%) CRM
2 18 (30.00%) ERP
2 18 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (21.67%) TOGAF
4 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.67%) MVC
5 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.67%) EAI
8 7 (11.67%) B2B
8 7 (11.67%) Project Management
8 7 (11.67%) Change Management
8 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (10.00%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) C#
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.67%) XQuery
5 1 (1.67%) XPath
5 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.67%) webMethods
4 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.67%) Informatica
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago