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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 99 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.66% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,075 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
1134 1205 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 87.16% 83.74% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1029 862
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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 28 September 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 28 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
South Wales +3 5 £46,250 +23.33%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for SOA.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) RequireJS
5 3 (21.43%) SSDT
5 3 (21.43%) SignalR
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Highcharts JS
5 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SSDT
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Gradle
2 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Head of CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Highcharts JS
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) RequireJS
4 3 (21.43%) SignalR
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Product Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware