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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 95 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.89% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.06% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 28
Median salary £42,500 £42,055 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -15.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
UK

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
1056 1135 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.05% 84.07% 83.55%
Number of salaries quoted 902 945 922
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram 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 26 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
South Wales -4 3 £42,500 +3.03% 4
North Wales - 1 £27,500 -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for SOA.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) SDLC
6 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
6 6 (31.58%) Apache
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) QA
8 4 (21.05%) Velocity
8 4 (21.05%) Spring Security
8 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 4 (21.05%) Docker
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Gradle
8 4 (21.05%) Jenkins

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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
1 2 (10.53%) NAS
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Ant
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) Gradle
1 4 (21.05%) IntelliJ
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Junior
1 6 (31.58%) Junior Software Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
5 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
5 4 (21.05%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (21.05%) RESTful
5 4 (21.05%) Spring Security
5 4 (21.05%) Velocity
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) RequireJS
7 1 (5.26%) REST
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) Struts
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) SDLC
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Business Development
5 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
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