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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
UK / Wales
Rank 91 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 1.09% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Median salary - £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
886 1100 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.19% 80.29% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 719 942 980
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 25 February 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
Mid Wales - 3 - -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) ETL
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Postgraduate
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database

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 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Solutions Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ETL
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Zend