The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 114 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 92.73% 91.94% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 110 36
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £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 Torfaen

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

SOA
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

SOA Salary Trend in Torfaen

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 25 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Junior
1 6 (85.71%) Junior Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) IBM