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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
UK / Wales
Rank 95 90 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.55% 1.08% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.33% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Median salary £67,500 £42,500 £42,055
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% +1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £26,450 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £72,500 £46,822
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.84%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 942 1132 1151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.26% 81.32% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 769 948 981
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

SOA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SOA in Wales

SOA
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Wales

SOA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
Mid Wales - 4 - - 1
South Wales -2 2 £67,500 +58.82%
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (45.45%) Postgraduate
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
3 1 (9.09%) Documentum
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) FileNet
3 1 (9.09%) Liferay
3 1 (9.09%) LiveCycle
3 1 (9.09%) LiveLink
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Solutions Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Solutions Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
5 1 (9.09%) Dojo
5 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) JSR 170
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
5 1 (9.09%) Sencha Touch
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) FatWire
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Interwoven
4 1 (9.09%) OpenText
4 1 (9.09%) Sencha
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (9.09%) Vignette
4 1 (9.09%) Xerox
4 1 (9.09%) Zend
Newquay, Cornwall
King's Service Centre
Salary: Depending on experience
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