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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 28 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.69% 2.70% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 3.17% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £55,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% +3.57%
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
128 63 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 88.28% 85.14% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 113 60 108
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Swagger
3 2 (40.00%) Apiary
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) CQRS
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) OpenID
4 1 (20.00%) WCF

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) OpenID
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Swagger
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) CQRS
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apiary
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft