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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 47 19
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing SOA 18 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.63% 0.31% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 0.35% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 7
Average salary £102,500 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £73,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £85,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 283 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.68% 88.44% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 193 219 224
Average salary £78,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (66.67%) Oracle
2 30 (62.50%) Finance
3 29 (60.42%) UNIX
4 23 (47.92%) Oracle Database
5 21 (43.75%) BEA
6 20 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (37.50%) TOGAF
8 16 (33.33%) Python
8 16 (33.33%) C
8 16 (33.33%) C++
8 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 16 (33.33%) Perl
8 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 16 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (31.25%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 15 (31.25%) WebLogic
9 15 (31.25%) Apache
9 15 (31.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 15 (31.25%) WebLogic Integration
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
11 13 (27.08%) Middleware
11 13 (27.08%) Solaris
11 13 (27.08%) Linux
11 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
11 13 (27.08%) Retail
11 13 (27.08%) Fujitsu
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (27.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (31.25%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 15 (31.25%) WebLogic
1 15 (31.25%) Apache
1 15 (31.25%) WebLogic Portal
1 15 (31.25%) WebLogic Integration
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) AquaLogic
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.17%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Staffware
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) Oracle Database
2 20 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Architect
2 17 (35.42%) Developer
3 16 (33.33%) Trainer
3 16 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 15 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (27.08%) WebLogic Architect
5 13 (27.08%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) Middleware
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) UNIX
2 13 (27.08%) Solaris
2 13 (27.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
3 12 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (25.00%) RUP
3 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 11 (22.92%) Software Architecture
5 10 (20.83%) Scrum
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.33%) Use Case
9 3 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 2 (4.17%) Complex Event Processing
10 2 (4.17%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Python
1 16 (33.33%) C
1 16 (33.33%) C++
1 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 16 (33.33%) Perl
2 13 (27.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 6 (12.50%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Oracle
2 21 (43.75%) BEA
3 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.08%) Fujitsu
5 12 (25.00%) IBM
6 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.17%) Adobe
7 2 (4.17%) BMC
7 2 (4.17%) Remedy
7 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.17%) Axway