The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 18 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.60% 5.88% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 6.12% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 21
Average salary £75,000 £66,500 £120,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -44.58%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 98 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 82.40% 96.08% 89.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102 84 217
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £120,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SOA
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SOA Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SOA also 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 that cited SOA.

1 8 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
1 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) JMS
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Data Mart
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) ERwin
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) WS-I
5 4 (33.33%) XBRL
5 4 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Management
5 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (33.33%) Physical Data Model

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SOA also 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 that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) DB2
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) ERwin
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Scala Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) JMS
2 6 (50.00%) Middleware
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) WS-I
3 4 (33.33%) XBRL
4 3 (25.00%) J2SE
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 8 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Collateral Management
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) RUP
5 3 (25.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) COBIT
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) Talend
4 2 (16.67%) IBM