The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 37 56 46
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 16 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 4.20% 1.52% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 1.69% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Median salary £82,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.00% +25.00%  
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 Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 343 414 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.03% 89.61% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 322 388 259
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford 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 Bradford

SOA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Salary trend for SOA in Bradford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Bradford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 12 (48.00%) Microservices
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) OLAP
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Middleware
4 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (16.00%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (16.00%) Coaching
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (16.00%) Star Schema
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (12.00%) IIS
6 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 3 (12.00%) Clustering

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Extranet
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) OLAP
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (16.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 4 (16.00%) Star Schema
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (12.00%) QlikView
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) OLTP
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (8.00%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ERwin
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Architect
2 13 (52.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (44.00%) Lead Architect
3 11 (44.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) EDI
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) WF
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (4.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Microservices
2 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (20.00%) Workflow
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.00%) Presales
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Google
4 2 (8.00%) Tableau
5 1 (4.00%) F5