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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 40 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 47 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.93% 1.41% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 1.68% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 13 35
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
701 833 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.40% 83.63% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 638 675 803
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +21 24 £72,500 +11.53% 7
Bedford +9 3 £47,500 -29.62%
Dunstable - 1 - -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 59 (44.70%) E-Commerce
2 48 (36.36%) Retail
3 39 (29.55%) TOGAF
4 36 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (21.21%) Middleware
6 21 (15.91%) EAI
7 18 (13.64%) C#
7 18 (13.64%) .NET
7 18 (13.64%) TIBCO
8 17 (12.88%) SQL
8 17 (12.88%) Information Architecture
9 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 15 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (11.36%) Informatica
9 15 (11.36%) Management Information System
10 14 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (10.61%) Process Improvement
10 14 (10.61%) Data Architecture
10 14 (10.61%) Microservices
11 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET
12 12 (9.09%) Java
13 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 11 (8.33%) Waterfall
14 10 (7.58%) Software Architecture
14 10 (7.58%) Multithreading
14 10 (7.58%) Finance
14 10 (7.58%) CMS
15 9 (6.82%) Web Services

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (7.58%) CMS
3 3 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.27%) MySQL
3 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) NUnit
1 5 (3.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (2.27%) ERwin
General
1 48 (36.36%) Retail
2 10 (7.58%) Finance
3 5 (3.79%) Front Office
4 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (78.79%) Architect
2 53 (40.15%) Integration Architect
3 25 (18.94%) Enterprise Architect
4 24 (18.18%) Enterprise Integration Architect
5 20 (15.15%) SOA Architect
6 19 (14.39%) Digital Architect
6 19 (14.39%) E-Commerce Architect
7 15 (11.36%) Software Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Information Architect
9 12 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (8.33%) TOGAF Architect
11 10 (7.58%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 10 (7.58%) Web Architect
12 9 (6.82%) Data Architect
12 9 (6.82%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
13 7 (5.30%) .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (5.30%) C# Software Engineer
14 5 (3.79%) Technical Architect
15 4 (3.03%) Developer
15 4 (3.03%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.21%) Middleware
2 18 (13.64%) .NET
3 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.82%) Web Services
5 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (3.79%) RESTful
6 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.27%) CSS
7 3 (2.27%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.27%) HTML
7 3 (2.27%) J2EE
7 3 (2.27%) jQuery
7 3 (2.27%) JSP
7 3 (2.27%) REST
7 3 (2.27%) SOAP
7 3 (2.27%) Spring
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.52%) FMCG
5 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.70%) E-Commerce
2 39 (29.55%) TOGAF
3 36 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.91%) EAI
5 17 (12.88%) Information Architecture
6 15 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
6 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 15 (11.36%) Unit Testing
7 14 (10.61%) Data Architecture
7 14 (10.61%) Microservices
7 14 (10.61%) Process Improvement
8 11 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 10 (7.58%) Multithreading
9 10 (7.58%) Software Architecture
10 9 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
11 8 (6.06%) BPMN
11 8 (6.06%) IT Governance
11 8 (6.06%) Kanban
11 8 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.64%) C#
2 17 (12.88%) SQL
3 12 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.79%) Degree
1 5 (3.79%) HND
2 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) TIBCO
2 15 (11.36%) Informatica
3 6 (4.55%) hybris
3 6 (4.55%) webMethods
4 3 (2.27%) Facebook
4 3 (2.27%) Google
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle
5 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago