The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 23 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 24 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.03% 4.83% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 5.48% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 10
Median salary £47,500 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SOA
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 365 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.31% 88.16% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 227 320 369
Median salary £60,000 £45,750 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SOA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SOA Salary Trend in Luton

SOA
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Luton region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Luton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for SOA.

1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Kanban
3 19 (32.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
5 17 (29.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (29.31%) .NET
6 14 (24.14%) Windows
6 14 (24.14%) CRM
7 13 (22.41%) OO
7 13 (22.41%) Change Management
7 13 (22.41%) BPMN
7 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
8 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
9 11 (18.97%) Retail
9 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
9 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
10 10 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (15.52%) Scrum
12 8 (13.79%) Java
12 8 (13.79%) IT Governance
13 7 (12.07%) SDLC
13 7 (12.07%) EAI
13 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.07%) Middleware
14 6 (10.34%) ERwin
14 6 (10.34%) Finance

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Exstream
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) ERwin
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.97%) Retail
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Architect
2 13 (22.41%) Integration Architect
3 11 (18.97%) Digital Architect
3 11 (18.97%) Lead Architect
3 11 (18.97%) Platform Architect
4 9 (15.52%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Information Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Information Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Software Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Designer
8 3 (5.17%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) Middleware
3 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.17%) J2EE
3 3 (5.17%) JSON
3 3 (5.17%) RESTful
3 3 (5.17%) SOAP
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) XML
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.45%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Kanban
3 19 (32.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
5 14 (24.14%) CRM
6 13 (22.41%) BPMN
6 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
6 13 (22.41%) Change Management
6 13 (22.41%) OO
7 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
7 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
8 10 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
9 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (15.52%) Scrum
10 8 (13.79%) IT Governance
11 7 (12.07%) EAI
11 7 (12.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) Java
2 4 (6.90%) C#
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.17%) BEA
3 3 (5.17%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat