The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 47 73
Rank change year-on-year +21 +26  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 46 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.08% 5.34% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.88% 5.73% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 15
Median salary £48,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.14% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,500 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 584 786 981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.85% 93.24% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 429 639 726
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Bedfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Bedfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Bedfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Luton +3 33 £37,500 -18.47% 2
Dunstable - 2 £30,000 -
Bedford - 1 - -
SOA
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 42 (50.60%) TOGAF
2 38 (45.78%) .NET
3 33 (39.76%) Java
4 30 (36.14%) C#
4 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
5 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET
7 20 (24.10%) HTML
7 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
7 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
8 19 (22.89%) HTML5
8 19 (22.89%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
8 19 (22.89%) WinForms
9 18 (21.69%) CRM
10 17 (20.48%) Retail
11 15 (18.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (18.07%) IT Strategy
12 14 (16.87%) Presales
12 14 (16.87%) Re-Platforming
12 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (16.87%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (15.66%) Finance
13 13 (15.66%) Business Transformation
14 12 (14.46%) DevOps
14 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (14.46%) Business Analysis
15 11 (13.25%) Kanban
15 11 (13.25%) Change Management

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) JBoss
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.20%) Exstream
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) SaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.20%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) LAN
1 3 (3.61%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (3.61%) Unified Communications
1 3 (3.61%) WAN
1 3 (3.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.20%) Babel
3 1 (1.20%) gulp
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Maven
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (20.48%) Retail
2 13 (15.66%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 3 (3.61%) Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Publishing
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (57.83%) Architect
2 31 (37.35%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (27.71%) Developer
4 19 (22.89%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.05%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.05%) WinForms Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Integration Architect
7 8 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) C# WPF Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) WPF Developer
9 5 (6.02%) C# Programmer
9 5 (6.02%) CRM Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Lead Business Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Programmer
9 5 (6.02%) SOA Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (45.78%) .NET
2 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET
3 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
3 20 (24.10%) HTML
4 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (22.89%) HTML5
4 19 (22.89%) RabbitMQ
4 19 (22.89%) WinForms
5 10 (12.05%) Web Services
6 8 (9.64%) J2EE
7 6 (7.23%) WPF
8 5 (6.02%) WCF
9 4 (4.82%) Spring
10 3 (3.61%) RESTful
11 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
11 2 (2.41%) Apache CXF
11 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (10.84%) Linked Data
3 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (8.43%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Fintech
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) TOGAF
2 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.69%) CRM
4 15 (18.07%) IT Strategy
5 14 (16.87%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (16.87%) Presales
5 14 (16.87%) Re-Platforming
5 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.66%) Business Transformation
7 12 (14.46%) Business Analysis
7 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (14.46%) DevOps
8 11 (13.25%) Change Management
8 11 (13.25%) Kanban
9 10 (12.05%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.84%) OO
10 9 (10.84%) Project Management
11 8 (9.64%) Data Integration
11 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) Java
2 30 (36.14%) C#
3 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.02%) C
5 3 (3.61%) SQL
6 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Ansible
1 1 (1.20%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) hybris
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle
3 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.41%) webMethods
4 1 (1.20%) HP
4 1 (1.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.20%) Pega
4 1 (1.20%) SAP
4 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
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