The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 52 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.42% 0.41% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.48% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
SOA
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
373 419 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.39% 86.75% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 306 349 273
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SOA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Lancashire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SOA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 4 £50,000 - 1
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) Mule
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) J2EE
6 3 (37.50%) JSP
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (25.00%) CSS3
8 1 (12.50%) Java EE
8 1 (12.50%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) .NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (62.50%) Mule
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) Java EE
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Preston, Lancashire
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