The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 70 86 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +3.00%
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
607 704 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.42% 83.81% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 536 585 460
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (37.50%) Highcharts JS
3 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (37.50%) SSDT
3 3 (37.50%) SignalR
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (37.50%) SSDT
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
2 3 (37.50%) Highcharts JS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (37.50%) RequireJS
2 3 (37.50%) SignalR
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) VMware