The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 31 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.05% 1.84% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 2.05% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 1
Median salary £82,500 £61,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.69% +22.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
343 390 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 91.22% 89.86% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 318 361 233
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SOA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bradford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 12 (37.50%) Microservices
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) OLAP
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (15.63%) XML
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 5 (15.63%) Validation
5 5 (15.63%) Middleware
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (15.63%) Release Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Design
6 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 4 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.50%) Node.js
6 4 (12.50%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (12.50%) Star Schema
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow
6 4 (12.50%) Finance
6 4 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.13%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Extranet
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) OLAP
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (12.50%) Snowflake Schema
3 4 (12.50%) Star Schema
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (9.38%) QlikView
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) OLTP
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) ERwin
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Calabash
2 1 (3.13%) JMeter
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Architect
2 12 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (31.25%) Lead Architect
3 10 (31.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Designer
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Middleware
1 5 (15.63%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) JSON
2 4 (12.50%) Node.js
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) EDI
4 2 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) WCF
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) WF
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.13%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Microservices
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
4 5 (15.63%) Release Management
4 5 (15.63%) Service Design
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Validation
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) ETL
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Workflow
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) F5