Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - +35 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 0.46% - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Preston median annual salary - - £35,000
Lancashire median annual salary - - £30,000

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 Preston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 195 206 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 89.45% 83.74% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 151 194 138
Preston median annual salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.37% -2.01% +14.62%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,771 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Preston

SOA
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for SOA in Preston

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

SOA
Co-occurring 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA