The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.14% 3.63% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 4.59% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 6
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 392 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.02% 79.03% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 416 346 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SOA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SOA Salary Trend in Cardiff

SOA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Replication
5 3 (30.00%) Law
5 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) MSTest
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) MVVM
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) WCF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) MSTest
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Software Architect
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (10.00%) GWT
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) MVVM
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) XAML
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) LexisNexis
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter
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