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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 85 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.71% 1.66% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 2.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 5
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
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
863 881 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.71% 81.12% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 790 539
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,148 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -15 8 £31,000 -31.11% 1
SOA
Wales

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) XAML
5 3 (27.27%) Law
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Replication
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) WPF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
2 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Software Architect
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
4 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
4 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
5 1 (9.09%) GWT
5 1 (9.09%) XSD
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) MVVM
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) DSDM
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) XAML
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Groovy
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) LexisNexis
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter
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