The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.90% 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
Manchester

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
57 140 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 74.03% 90.91% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 54 121 119
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Breeze.js

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
1 2 (33.33%) webpack
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) Breeze.js
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Durandal
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) Java SE
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) React
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (33.33%) Software AG
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) webMethods
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago