Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 46 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.50% 2.37% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 2.61% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Bedford median annual salary £60,000 - £47,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -17.24% +20.83%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 173 268 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 85.64% 90.85% 94.43%
Number of salaries quoted 153 237 450
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,150 £27,950
90th Percentile £76,000 £62,500 £61,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 2018, 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft