The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SOA
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 79 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 78.85% 90.80% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 84
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Preston region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
1 2 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (100.00%) Mule
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java