The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - 13 41
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 6.94% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.93% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 56 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 93.43% 77.78% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 116 53 133
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SOA
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bolton

SOA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) OpenID
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Swagger
2 2 (66.67%) Apiary
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SOA Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) OpenID
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Swagger
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apiary
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft