The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Architect
Rank 258 338 312
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 53 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.040% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.043% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 53 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £90,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
SOA Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9598 11591 10962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.52% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9789 9529
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SOA Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

SOA Architect
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 72 (100.00%) Oracle
1 72 (100.00%) SOA
2 71 (98.61%) Middleware
2 71 (98.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 70 (97.22%) Java
4 40 (55.56%) Banking
4 40 (55.56%) Retail
4 40 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
4 40 (55.56%) TOGAF
4 40 (55.56%) Data Integration
4 40 (55.56%) Finance
5 32 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 31 (43.06%) Oracle Database
6 31 (43.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (41.67%) Oracle BPM
7 30 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 30 (41.67%) Web Services
7 30 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
8 24 (33.33%) UNIX
8 24 (33.33%) Linux
9 6 (8.33%) Process Management
10 1 (1.39%) E-business
10 1 (1.39%) Law
10 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.39%) BPEL
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 32 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 30 (41.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) Oracle Database 11g
1 31 (43.06%) Oracle Database
2 30 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
General
1 40 (55.56%) Finance
1 40 (55.56%) Banking
1 40 (55.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (98.61%) Middleware
1 71 (98.61%) Oracle Fusion
2 30 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (55.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) UNIX
1 24 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) SOA
2 40 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
2 40 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 6 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (1.39%) E-business
4 1 (1.39%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 70 (97.22%) Java
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago