The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills 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 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 78 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 312 378 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.11% 2.97% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.55% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 288 310 320
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8631 10637 9494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.03% 83.63% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7327 8909 8167
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,350 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SOA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SOA Salary Trend in the City of London

SOA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 286 (49.83%) Java
2 275 (47.91%) Oracle
3 222 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 221 (38.50%) Middleware
5 208 (36.24%) Finance
6 196 (34.15%) Oracle Fusion
7 168 (29.27%) Web Services
8 144 (25.09%) Banking
9 131 (22.82%) .NET
10 123 (21.43%) Oracle Database
11 116 (20.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 115 (20.03%) Linux
13 109 (18.99%) TDD
14 108 (18.82%) C#
15 104 (18.12%) Oracle Database 11g
16 102 (17.77%) Oracle BPM
17 101 (17.60%) Oracle Service Bus
18 95 (16.55%) UNIX
19 89 (15.51%) Oracle ODI
20 87 (15.16%) SQL Server
21 86 (14.98%) TOGAF
22 85 (14.81%) Scrum
23 82 (14.29%) Retail
23 82 (14.29%) JavaScript
24 79 (13.76%) SQL
25 71 (12.37%) MVC
26 70 (12.20%) BDD
27 68 (11.85%) HTML
28 62 (10.80%) Zachman Framework
29 59 (10.28%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 116 (20.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 101 (17.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 50 (8.71%) WebLogic
4 37 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (4.88%) CICS
6 21 (3.66%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.96%) WebLogic Portal
8 15 (2.61%) JBoss
9 14 (2.44%) MQSeries
9 14 (2.44%) FileNet
10 12 (2.09%) CMS
11 11 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
11 11 (1.92%) Documentum
11 11 (1.92%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.74%) Tomcat
13 8 (1.39%) Apache
13 8 (1.39%) Node.js
14 7 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (1.05%) NetWeaver
15 6 (1.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 102 (17.77%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (4.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 23 (4.01%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (4.01%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Documaker
6 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.17%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.26%) Force.com
4 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.52%) SaaS
6 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.17%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.92%) FTP
2 8 (1.39%) Firewall
3 6 (1.05%) Internet
4 5 (0.87%) HTTP
4 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.70%) SSL
5 4 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.52%) MVNO
6 3 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (0.52%) DNS
7 2 (0.35%) CTI
7 2 (0.35%) Wireless
7 2 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.17%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) AMQP
8 1 (0.17%) 2G
8 1 (0.17%) IPsec
8 1 (0.17%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 104 (18.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 89 (15.51%) Oracle ODI
4 87 (15.16%) SQL Server
5 32 (5.57%) NoSQL
6 31 (5.40%) Relational Database
7 28 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (4.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 25 (4.36%) Oracle Exadata
10 21 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (2.96%) MongoDB
12 16 (2.79%) DB2
12 16 (2.79%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.61%) MySQL
14 8 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.39%) Big Data
15 7 (1.22%) RavenDB
15 7 (1.22%) CouchDB
16 6 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (8.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.48%) Jenkins
3 20 (3.48%) Subversion
4 17 (2.96%) Ant
5 13 (2.26%) JIRA
5 13 (2.26%) Maven
6 11 (1.92%) Selenium
7 10 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 9 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.05%) JUnit
9 6 (1.05%) Xcode
10 5 (0.87%) NuGet
10 5 (0.87%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.87%) CocoaPods
10 5 (0.87%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.70%) NUnit
11 4 (0.70%) Capybara
12 3 (0.52%) MSBuild
General
1 208 (36.24%) Finance
2 144 (25.09%) Banking
3 82 (14.29%) Retail
4 20 (3.48%) Marketing
5 18 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.09%) Advertising
8 11 (1.92%) Front Office
9 10 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.74%) Back Office
9 10 (1.74%) Legal
10 7 (1.22%) Billing
10 7 (1.22%) Law
11 6 (1.05%) Games
12 5 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.87%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 259 (45.12%) Architect
2 160 (27.87%) Developer
3 112 (19.51%) Consultant
4 87 (15.16%) SOA Architect
5 84 (14.63%) SOA Consultant
6 77 (13.41%) Integration Architect
7 50 (8.71%) Oracle Consultant
8 49 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
9 46 (8.01%) Lead Architect
10 42 (7.32%) Principal Architect
10 42 (7.32%) Principal Consultant
11 40 (6.97%) Oracle SOA Architect
11 40 (6.97%) Oracle Architect
12 37 (6.45%) Senior Developer
12 37 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Consultant
13 33 (5.75%) Designer
14 29 (5.05%) Technical Architect
14 29 (5.05%) Java Developer
14 29 (5.05%) Middleware Consultant
15 27 (4.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (38.50%) Middleware
2 196 (34.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 168 (29.27%) Web Services
4 131 (22.82%) .NET
5 68 (11.85%) HTML
6 59 (10.28%) WCF
7 58 (10.10%) ASP.NET
8 56 (9.76%) XML
9 55 (9.58%) .NET Framework
10 53 (9.23%) CSS
11 39 (6.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (6.45%) Entity Framework
13 34 (5.92%) AngularJS
14 33 (5.75%) SOAP
14 33 (5.75%) J2EE
15 32 (5.57%) jQuery
16 28 (4.88%) HTML5
17 26 (4.53%) REST
17 26 (4.53%) Spring
18 17 (2.96%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.28%) Data Integration
2 34 (5.92%) SWIFT
3 29 (5.05%) Mainframe
4 23 (4.01%) User Experience
5 22 (3.83%) Oracle Exalogic
5 22 (3.83%) N-Tier
6 21 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.31%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.57%) iPhone
11 7 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.05%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.52%) Data Conversion
14 3 (0.52%) Mobile Games
14 3 (0.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 115 (20.03%) Linux
2 95 (16.55%) UNIX
3 35 (6.10%) Windows
4 24 (4.18%) Android
5 20 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.05%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.35%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.35%) Debian
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.35%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (18.99%) TDD
3 86 (14.98%) TOGAF
4 85 (14.81%) Scrum
5 71 (12.37%) MVC
6 70 (12.20%) BDD
7 62 (10.80%) Zachman Framework
8 46 (8.01%) SDLC
9 41 (7.14%) OO
10 40 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (6.27%) E-Commerce
12 35 (6.10%) Enterprise Architecture
13 34 (5.92%) Software Engineering
14 31 (5.40%) Data Analysis
14 31 (5.40%) Test Automation
14 31 (5.40%) Waterfall
14 31 (5.40%) Unit Testing
15 28 (4.88%) UML
16 22 (3.83%) Technical Architecture
17 21 (3.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 286 (49.83%) Java
2 108 (18.82%) C#
3 82 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 79 (13.76%) SQL
5 19 (3.31%) PHP
6 16 (2.79%) COBOL
7 15 (2.61%) Apex Code
8 12 (2.09%) Python
9 11 (1.92%) Objective-C
9 11 (1.92%) C++
10 9 (1.57%) Ruby
10 9 (1.57%) Scala
11 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.87%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.87%) Apple Swift
12 5 (0.87%) Delphi
12 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.35%) C
14 2 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (4.88%) Degree
2 17 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) ISEB
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.35%) PMP
4 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.17%) MCPD
5 1 (0.17%) MCTS
5 1 (0.17%) MCAD
5 1 (0.17%) MCSD
5 1 (0.17%) MCSE
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.79%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) Basel III
System Software
1 27 (4.70%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) Varnish
3 3 (0.52%) XenApp
3 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.35%) LXC
4 2 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (4.36%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.70%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.35%) Nagios
3 2 (0.35%) MOM
3 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.17%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 275 (47.91%) Oracle
2 48 (8.36%) IBM
3 42 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.05%) Pega
5 20 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.31%) TIBCO
7 14 (2.44%) ILOG
8 12 (2.09%) SAP
9 10 (1.74%) Adobe
9 10 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.39%) VMware
10 8 (1.39%) Sencha
11 7 (1.22%) webMethods
11 7 (1.22%) EMC
11 7 (1.22%) Cisco
12 5 (0.87%) WorldPay
12 5 (0.87%) Google
12 5 (0.87%) hybris
12 5 (0.87%) Siebel
13 4 (0.70%) BMC
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