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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 88 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.47% 0.69% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.83% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -
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
940 1079 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.85% 83.06% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 847 942 754
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +10 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Newport +1 1 £52,500 +16.66%
SOA
Wales

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (25.00%) RequireJS
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 3 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) SSDT
4 3 (25.00%) SignalR
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) SSDT
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Gradle
2 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Head of CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Head of IT
3 2 (16.67%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) RequireJS
2 3 (25.00%) SignalR
2 3 (25.00%) WCF
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Product Management
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) VMware