Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 51 74
Rank change year-on-year +14 +23 +19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.36% 1.83% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.02% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Bedford median annual salary £60,000 - £50,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -28.57% +16.67%

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 239 347 518
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 89.18% 90.60% 92.50%
Number of salaries quoted 211 291 403
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,625 £67,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.38%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Bedford

SOA
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for SOA in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 9 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 9 (100.00%) IT Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Architect
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 9 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle