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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +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
332 428 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.57% 84.42% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 296 357 353
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Mule
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) JSP
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery

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 (83.33%) Mule
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript