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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 35 36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.67% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.82% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
89 122 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.65% 81.88% 70.69%
Number of salaries quoted 83 103 117
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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