The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
UK / Wales
Rank 94 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.81% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.00% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 11
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £69,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 1002 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.87% 80.87% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 802 877 959
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SOA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SOA Salary Trend in Wales

SOA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales +8 4 £38,750 -13.88% 1
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for SOA.

1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) IaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Solutions Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Postgraduate
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
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