The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 92 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.93% 1.72% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.17% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
971 1060 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.62% 79.46% 68.88%
Number of salaries quoted 837 946 663
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Wales

SOA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 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
South Wales -1 7 £31,000 -31.11% 2
West Wales - 4 £45,000 -
North Wales - 1 £36,000 -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
4 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) Puppet
5 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (38.10%) SaaS
5 8 (38.10%) PaaS
5 8 (38.10%) IaaS
5 8 (38.10%) RSpec
5 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (19.05%) HTML
9 4 (19.05%) XML
9 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) SaaS
1 8 (38.10%) PaaS
1 8 (38.10%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Joyent
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) RSpec
3 3 (14.29%) MSTest
3 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.76%) GitLab
General
1 3 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) JSON
5 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 3 (14.29%) WPF
5 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) XSLT
7 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (4.76%) GWT
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) High Availability
7 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) MVVM
7 3 (14.29%) OO
8 1 (4.76%) RUP
8 1 (4.76%) DSDM
8 1 (4.76%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) XAML
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) LexisNexis
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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