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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 99 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 167 267 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.81% 3.13% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.58% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 152 235 289
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5291 7466 9687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.94% 87.48% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4830 6462 8082
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SOA.

1 185 (56.75%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (46.63%) Java
3 117 (35.89%) TDD
4 96 (29.45%) OO
5 94 (28.83%) Finance
6 93 (28.53%) .NET
7 92 (28.22%) REST
8 86 (26.38%) Oracle
8 86 (26.38%) JavaScript
9 73 (22.39%) HTML
9 73 (22.39%) Web Services
9 73 (22.39%) Scrum
10 68 (20.86%) SQL Server
11 67 (20.55%) UML
12 63 (19.33%) Microservices
13 60 (18.40%) CSS
14 56 (17.18%) Microsoft
14 56 (17.18%) Jenkins
15 55 (16.87%) MVC
16 53 (16.26%) SOAP
16 53 (16.26%) SQL
17 51 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
18 50 (15.34%) Waterfall
18 50 (15.34%) C#
19 45 (13.80%) XML
19 45 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (13.50%) QA
21 43 (13.19%) ASP.NET
21 43 (13.19%) Spring
22 42 (12.88%) OOA/OOD

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.67%) CMS
2 19 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.99%) Apache
5 12 (3.68%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.07%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.76%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.15%) Confluence
8 7 (2.15%) JBoss
9 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.53%) IIS
10 5 (1.53%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.92%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.92%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 38 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.23%) MS Office
2 4 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 51 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (9.51%) SaaS
4 26 (7.98%) PaaS
5 24 (7.36%) IaaS
6 7 (2.15%) Force.com
7 5 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.92%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.61%) Heroku
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.36%) Internet
1 24 (7.36%) Intranet
2 6 (1.84%) AMQP
2 6 (1.84%) HTTP
3 3 (0.92%) Wireless
4 2 (0.61%) DMZ
4 2 (0.61%) Firewall
4 2 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.61%) SSL
4 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) LAN
5 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 32 (9.82%) NoSQL
4 30 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (7.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 24 (7.36%) Relational Database
8 23 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (6.44%) Oracle Database
10 20 (6.13%) MySQL
11 19 (5.83%) Big Data
11 19 (5.83%) RDBMS
12 15 (4.60%) MongoDB
13 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.84%) CouchDB
15 6 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (1.53%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 56 (17.18%) Jenkins
2 31 (9.51%) Git (software)
3 26 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (7.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (5.52%) Visual Studio
6 16 (4.91%) Cucumber
6 16 (4.91%) JUnit
7 14 (4.29%) Selenium
7 14 (4.29%) Vagrant
8 13 (3.99%) Maven
9 12 (3.68%) JIRA
10 11 (3.37%) Mockito
10 11 (3.37%) RSpec
11 10 (3.07%) Ant
12 9 (2.76%) Gradle
13 8 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (2.45%) SpecFlow
13 8 (2.45%) TeamCity
14 7 (2.15%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.84%) HP UFT
General
1 94 (28.83%) Finance
2 37 (11.35%) Banking
3 24 (7.36%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.75%) Games
5 16 (4.91%) Law
6 11 (3.37%) Retail
7 9 (2.76%) Marketing
8 6 (1.84%) Front Office
9 4 (1.23%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (43.25%) Developer
2 82 (25.15%) Architect
3 60 (18.40%) Java Developer
4 48 (14.72%) Senior Developer
5 42 (12.88%) Technical Architect
6 35 (10.74%) .NET Developer
7 31 (9.51%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (8.90%) Lead Developer
8 29 (8.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (7.98%) C# Developer
10 25 (7.67%) SOA Architect
11 24 (7.36%) Technical Leader
12 20 (6.13%) Java Architect
12 20 (6.13%) Web Developer
13 17 (5.21%) Java Technical Architect
14 16 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (4.91%) Team Leader
15 15 (4.60%) Integration Architect
15 15 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (28.53%) .NET
2 92 (28.22%) REST
3 73 (22.39%) HTML
3 73 (22.39%) Web Services
4 60 (18.40%) CSS
5 53 (16.26%) SOAP
6 45 (13.80%) XML
7 43 (13.19%) ASP.NET
7 43 (13.19%) Spring
8 40 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (11.04%) Node.js
10 32 (9.82%) HTML5
11 31 (9.51%) WCF
12 30 (9.20%) Middleware
13 28 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 28 (8.59%) jQuery
14 25 (7.67%) CSS3
15 24 (7.36%) .NET Framework
16 23 (7.06%) Oracle ADF
17 22 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.28%) Enterprise Software
1 27 (8.28%) User Experience
2 22 (6.75%) Client/Server
3 17 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.68%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.37%) Fintech
6 10 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.07%) Data Integration
7 8 (2.45%) Physics
8 6 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.84%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.53%) PlayStation
9 5 (1.53%) Streaming Video
9 5 (1.53%) Xbox
10 4 (1.23%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.23%) Derivative
11 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.04%) Windows
2 34 (10.43%) Unix
3 21 (6.44%) Linux
4 6 (1.84%) Android
4 6 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.53%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (56.75%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (35.89%) TDD
3 96 (29.45%) OO
4 73 (22.39%) Scrum
5 67 (20.55%) UML
6 63 (19.33%) Microservices
7 55 (16.87%) MVC
8 50 (15.34%) Waterfall
9 45 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (12.88%) OOA/OOD
10 42 (12.88%) SDLC
11 41 (12.58%) BDD
12 38 (11.66%) Software Engineering
13 32 (9.82%) Content Management
14 31 (9.51%) Kanban
14 31 (9.51%) TOGAF
15 30 (9.20%) DevOps
16 28 (8.59%) Technical Architecture
17 27 (8.28%) ITIL
18 26 (7.98%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 152 (46.63%) Java
2 86 (26.38%) JavaScript
3 53 (16.26%) SQL
4 50 (15.34%) C#
5 36 (11.04%) Scala
6 30 (9.20%) Python
7 24 (7.36%) Ruby
8 21 (6.44%) PL/SQL
9 18 (5.52%) XPath
10 16 (4.91%) Groovy
11 13 (3.99%) Go
12 12 (3.68%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.68%) VBA
13 10 (3.07%) PHP
13 10 (3.07%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.15%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.84%) C
15 6 (1.84%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.53%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (7.36%) Degree
2 11 (3.37%) OCP
2 11 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (1.53%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.50%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) SLA
3 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (9.20%) Docker
2 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) Xen
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
3 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (5.52%) Ansible
2 14 (4.29%) Puppet
3 2 (0.61%) Control-M
3 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 86 (26.38%) Oracle
2 56 (17.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.28%) Atlassian
4 21 (6.44%) IBM
5 19 (5.83%) Google
6 14 (4.29%) Tableau
7 10 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.45%) EPiServer
9 7 (2.15%) HP
9 7 (2.15%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.15%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.53%) VMware
11 4 (1.23%) SAP
12 3 (0.92%) Avaya
12 3 (0.92%) BEA
12 3 (0.92%) Genesys
12 3 (0.92%) Siebel
12 3 (0.92%) Zend
13 2 (0.61%) Solace
13 2 (0.61%) TOWER Software
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