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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 42 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 52 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.51% 2.02% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 2.34% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 38
Median salary £47,500 £67,500 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,550 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
874 985 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.68% 86.33% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 721 741 979
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +26 46 £46,000 -35.43% 5
Bedford +9 3 - -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.76%) E-Commerce
3 29 (29.59%) .NET
4 27 (27.55%) Retail
5 22 (22.45%) TOGAF
6 20 (20.41%) Windows
7 18 (18.37%) Kanban
8 16 (16.33%) Management Information System
8 16 (16.33%) SQL
8 16 (16.33%) C#
8 16 (16.33%) Java
9 14 (14.29%) OO
9 14 (14.29%) EAI
10 13 (13.27%) Change Management
10 13 (13.27%) Middleware
10 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.27%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
11 12 (12.24%) Multithreading
11 12 (12.24%) Scrum
11 12 (12.24%) Data Modelling
11 12 (12.24%) CRM
11 12 (12.24%) Software Architecture
12 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
12 11 (11.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.20%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (10.20%) TIBCO
13 10 (10.20%) Microsoft

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 5 (5.10%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.06%) CMS
3 3 (3.06%) JBoss
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.06%) DOC1
3 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Exstream
2 1 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.10%) Big Data
4 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) ERwin
2 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) Subversion
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (27.55%) Retail
2 8 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.02%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (58.16%) Architect
2 22 (22.45%) Integration Architect
3 17 (17.35%) Digital Architect
4 13 (13.27%) Enterprise Architect
5 12 (12.24%) SOA Architect
5 12 (12.24%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Developer
6 11 (11.22%) Information Architect
7 9 (9.18%) Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce Architect
7 9 (9.18%) Lead Architect
7 9 (9.18%) Platform Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Designer
10 4 (4.08%) Software Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.59%) .NET
2 13 (13.27%) Middleware
3 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.16%) Web Services
5 7 (7.14%) SOAP
6 6 (6.12%) J2EE
7 4 (4.08%) JSON
7 4 (4.08%) RESTful
7 4 (4.08%) XML
8 3 (3.06%) CSS
8 3 (3.06%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.06%) HTML
8 3 (3.06%) jQuery
8 3 (3.06%) JSP
8 3 (3.06%) REST
8 3 (3.06%) Spring
9 2 (2.04%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.04%) Apache Flex
9 2 (2.04%) J2SE
10 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.08%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.76%) E-Commerce
3 22 (22.45%) TOGAF
4 18 (18.37%) Kanban
5 14 (14.29%) EAI
5 14 (14.29%) OO
6 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
6 13 (13.27%) Change Management
6 13 (13.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.24%) CRM
7 12 (12.24%) Data Modelling
7 12 (12.24%) Multithreading
7 12 (12.24%) Scrum
7 12 (12.24%) Software Architecture
7 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.20%) Information Architecture
9 10 (10.20%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) C#
1 16 (16.33%) Java
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
1 5 (5.10%) HND
1 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
1 10 (10.20%) TIBCO
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) Informatica
4 4 (4.08%) BEA
4 4 (4.08%) hybris
4 4 (4.08%) IBM
5 3 (3.06%) Facebook
5 3 (3.06%) Google
5 3 (3.06%) HP
5 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.06%) SAP
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