The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 20 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.01% 1.26% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 1.52% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 14
Average salary £52,500 £85,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.23% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 132 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.98% 83.02% 92.46%
Number of salaries quoted 142 104 328
Average salary £68,250 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
London

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Oracle
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (41.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 10 (41.67%) Middleware
3 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 10 (41.67%) Apache
4 9 (37.50%) UNIX
4 9 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 8 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) HTTP
6 7 (29.17%) Solaris
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) BEA
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (20.83%) WebLogic Integration
8 5 (20.83%) IBM
8 5 (20.83%) RUP
8 5 (20.83%) Tomcat

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 10 (41.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 10 (41.67%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (20.83%) WebLogic Integration
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Architect
2 10 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Architect
3 5 (20.83%) WebLogic Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Trainer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 10 (41.67%) Middleware
2 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) LAMP
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) WSDL
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 7 (29.17%) Solaris
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 8 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) RUP
5 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Android Development
6 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Content Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Solvency II
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) BEA
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) Fujitsu
4 2 (8.33%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat