The first table below looks at the demand for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Architect
Rank 126 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.050% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £72,500 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SOA Architect
West Midlands

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SOA Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

SOA Architect
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SOA Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SOA Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SOA Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SOA Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle