The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 7.09% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 80 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 73.05% 76.92% 78.47%
Number of salaries quoted 90 74 112
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
SOA
Lancashire

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SOA
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SOA Salary Trend in Preston

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
1 19 (82.61%) HTML5
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (69.57%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (69.57%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (69.57%) Mercurial
2 16 (69.57%) Razor View Engine
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 16 (69.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) WinForms
2 16 (69.57%) .NET Framework
2 16 (69.57%) jQuery
2 16 (69.57%) Unit Testing
2 16 (69.57%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Software Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Oracle Applications Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Oracle Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) HTML5
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (69.57%) Razor View Engine
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 16 (69.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 16 (69.57%) WinForms
2 16 (69.57%) .NET Framework
2 16 (69.57%) jQuery
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) Akka
3 3 (13.04%) Play Framework
3 3 (13.04%) JSON
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) J2EE
3 3 (13.04%) Spring
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.04%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 16 (69.57%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (69.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Scala
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Zend