The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - 10.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SOA
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 46.00% 68.18% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 42
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,980 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,050 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SOA
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SOA Salary Trend in Runcorn