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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 42 37
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.65% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.82% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
114 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 86.36% 79.22% 73.03%
Number of salaries quoted 108 109 98
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 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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