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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 58 71
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 25 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.14% 3.29% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 3.58% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 22
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 559 838 986
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 92.55% 91.99% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 426 757 834
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -2 18 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Bedford +16 4 £60,000 -
SOA
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 44 (62.86%) TOGAF
2 34 (48.57%) Java
3 27 (38.57%) SQL Server
4 26 (37.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (32.86%) Retail
7 22 (31.43%) Oracle
7 22 (31.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 20 (28.57%) CRM
9 19 (27.14%) .NET
10 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
10 17 (24.29%) C#
10 17 (24.29%) HTML
10 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
10 17 (24.29%) IT Strategy
11 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
11 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (21.43%) Data Integration
12 15 (21.43%) NoSQL
13 14 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (20.00%) HTML5
13 14 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 14 (20.00%) SQL
13 14 (20.00%) WinForms
14 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (18.57%) Web Services
14 13 (18.57%) Re-Platforming
15 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
15 12 (17.14%) JDBC

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 22 (31.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (10.00%) JBoss
3 5 (7.14%) CMS
4 3 (4.29%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (7.14%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (7.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.43%) SaaS
2 7 (10.00%) Office 365
3 5 (7.14%) Silverpop
4 3 (4.29%) Bluemix
4 3 (4.29%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (4.29%) LAN
2 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 3 (4.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.14%) RDBMS
3 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.29%) MySQL
6 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (4.29%) Babel
2 3 (4.29%) gulp
2 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.29%) Maven
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (32.86%) Retail
2 5 (7.14%) Front Office
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (4.29%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Architect
2 30 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (28.57%) Developer
4 15 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Integration Architect
6 10 (14.29%) Java Architect
6 10 (14.29%) Java Solutions Architect
6 10 (14.29%) SAP Architect
6 10 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Architect
7 9 (12.86%) C# WPF Developer
7 9 (12.86%) WPF Developer
8 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.57%) SOA Architect
8 6 (8.57%) WinForms Developer
9 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.14%) CRM Architect
9 5 (7.14%) ERP Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) .NET
2 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
2 17 (24.29%) HTML
3 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (20.00%) HTML5
4 14 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (20.00%) WinForms
5 13 (18.57%) Web Services
6 12 (17.14%) EJB
6 12 (17.14%) JDBC
6 12 (17.14%) JPA
6 12 (17.14%) Servlets
7 11 (15.71%) Spring
8 9 (12.86%) WPF
9 7 (10.00%) REST
9 7 (10.00%) SOAP
10 6 (8.57%) Java EE
11 5 (7.14%) JMS
11 5 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) TOGAF
2 24 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (28.57%) CRM
4 17 (24.29%) IT Strategy
5 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.43%) Data Integration
7 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (18.57%) Re-Platforming
8 10 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 10 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (14.29%) Microservices
9 9 (12.86%) Change Management
9 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (12.86%) ETL
10 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.43%) ERP
11 7 (10.00%) DevOps
12 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.57%) Kanban
13 5 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) Java
2 17 (24.29%) C#
2 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Ansible
1 3 (4.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) SAP
3 9 (12.86%) TIBCO
4 8 (11.43%) hybris
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.00%) Informatica
6 5 (7.14%) IBM
6 5 (7.14%) Pega
7 3 (4.29%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.86%) webMethods
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