Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 85 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.25% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Lancashire median annual salary - £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.50% +25.00%
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 682 745 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 86.88% 86.63% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 560 625 683
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,100 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,625 £47,500 £50,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Lancashire

SOA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Lancashire

SOA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +23 1 - - 1
Blackpool - 1 - -
SOA
North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) IDEF
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SOA
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) IDEF
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA