The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 91 86 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% 0.83% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.00% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 29
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
954 1004 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.91% 83.25% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 826 864 800
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SOA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SOA Salary Trend in South Wales

SOA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in South Wales

SOA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cardiff +3 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Newport -1 1 £72,500 +158.92%
SOA
Wales

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SOA.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Apache
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) QA
8 4 (22.22%) Velocity
8 4 (22.22%) Spring Security
8 4 (22.22%) Spring
8 4 (22.22%) Maven
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Perl

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Ant
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) Gradle
1 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Junior
1 6 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) Ext JS
5 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) Spring Security
5 4 (22.22%) Velocity
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) RequireJS
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Presales
5 3 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
6 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Process Management
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) EMC
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
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