The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 22 27
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 2.22% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.75% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £53,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.38%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
125 109 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 91.91% 80.74% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 95
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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