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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 96 103 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 204 272 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.05% 2.61% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 3.09% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 197 235 288
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £86,500 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
5894 8815 8832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.01% 84.74% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5278 7585 7491
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 2016, 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.

1 201 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (42.37%) Finance
3 136 (35.79%) Java
4 101 (26.58%) SDLC
5 95 (25.00%) Oracle
6 80 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 77 (20.26%) JavaScript
8 70 (18.42%) SQL
8 70 (18.42%) Banking
9 69 (18.16%) HTML
10 66 (17.37%) TDD
11 64 (16.84%) .NET
12 62 (16.32%) Data Management
13 60 (15.79%) Web Services
14 59 (15.53%) CSS
14 59 (15.53%) Project Management
14 59 (15.53%) Microsoft
15 57 (15.00%) CRM
16 55 (14.47%) XML
17 54 (14.21%) Degree
18 52 (13.68%) Jenkins
19 49 (12.89%) Scrum
19 49 (12.89%) Data Modelling
20 48 (12.63%) Salesforce.com
21 45 (11.84%) C#
21 45 (11.84%) Git (software)
22 44 (11.58%) AngularJS
22 44 (11.58%) Microservices
23 43 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
23 43 (11.32%) Force.com

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (6.32%) Node.js
2 20 (5.26%) CICS
2 20 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.74%) CMS
4 16 (4.21%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.11%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.84%) FileNet
8 7 (1.84%) IIS
8 7 (1.84%) Liferay
8 7 (1.84%) WordPress
9 6 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.05%) AquaLogic
11 4 (1.05%) Confluence
11 4 (1.05%) Drupal
11 4 (1.05%) WebLogic Integration
11 4 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 22 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.53%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.58%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.05%) AquaLogic BPM
4 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.53%) Maximo
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.32%) Force.com
2 38 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (5.79%) SaaS
5 14 (3.68%) iPaaS
6 9 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (2.37%) GitHub
7 8 (2.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.26%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.26%) Heroku
8 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.79%) FTP
1 3 (0.79%) HTTP
1 3 (0.79%) Internet
1 3 (0.79%) LAN
1 3 (0.79%) SAN
1 3 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.26%) MVNO
2 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.74%) Relational Database
2 33 (8.68%) NoSQL
3 28 (7.37%) SQL Server
4 27 (7.11%) RDBMS
5 26 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (6.58%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.00%) DB2
8 16 (4.21%) Data Mart
9 14 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.84%) Big Data
12 7 (1.84%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.58%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.58%) Redis
13 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 52 (13.68%) Jenkins
2 45 (11.84%) Git (software)
3 35 (9.21%) Ant
4 28 (7.37%) Eclipse
5 27 (7.11%) IntelliJ
5 27 (7.11%) Maven
5 27 (7.11%) Subversion
6 19 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (4.47%) JUnit
8 14 (3.68%) Grunt
8 14 (3.68%) JIRA
8 14 (3.68%) NetBeans
9 13 (3.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 13 (3.42%) Bower
9 13 (3.42%) Jasmine
9 13 (3.42%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (2.63%) NUnit
11 9 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (1.84%) Selenium
General
1 161 (42.37%) Finance
2 70 (18.42%) Banking
3 22 (5.79%) Investment Banking
3 22 (5.79%) Marketing
4 14 (3.68%) Law
5 12 (3.16%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.63%) Retail
6 10 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.84%) Advertising
8 6 (1.58%) Legal
9 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.79%) Back Office
11 2 (0.53%) Front Office
11 2 (0.53%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (43.95%) Developer
2 159 (41.84%) Architect
3 86 (22.63%) Solutions Architect
4 51 (13.42%) Java Developer
5 49 (12.89%) Senior Developer
6 33 (8.68%) Integration Architect
7 29 (7.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (7.37%) Technical Architect
9 27 (7.11%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 22 (5.79%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 21 (5.53%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 20 (5.26%) Agile Developer
12 20 (5.26%) SOA Architect
13 19 (5.00%) Data Architect
13 19 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
13 19 (5.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 18 (4.74%) Java Architect
15 17 (4.47%) Enterprise Architect
15 17 (4.47%) UI Developer
16 16 (4.21%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (18.16%) HTML
2 64 (16.84%) .NET
3 60 (15.79%) Web Services
4 59 (15.53%) CSS
5 55 (14.47%) XML
6 44 (11.58%) AngularJS
7 42 (11.05%) Middleware
8 32 (8.42%) JMS
9 31 (8.16%) Hibernate
9 31 (8.16%) J2EE
10 27 (7.11%) jQuery
10 27 (7.11%) Oracle Fusion
11 25 (6.58%) REST
12 24 (6.32%) HTML5
13 22 (5.79%) ASP.NET
13 22 (5.79%) Java EE
13 22 (5.79%) WCF
14 21 (5.53%) Spring
14 21 (5.53%) Visualforce
15 20 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.47%) Data Integration
3 27 (7.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 21 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.26%) Mainframe
6 18 (4.74%) User Experience
7 17 (4.47%) Computer Science
8 14 (3.68%) N-Tier
9 13 (3.42%) Blog
9 13 (3.42%) Visualisation
10 11 (2.89%) SWIFT
11 9 (2.37%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.37%) Equities
12 8 (2.11%) Data Structures
12 8 (2.11%) Derivative
12 8 (2.11%) Fintech
13 6 (1.58%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.58%) Reference Data
14 5 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.89%) Linux
2 24 (6.32%) Unix
3 23 (6.05%) Windows
4 8 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.58%) CentOS
6 5 (1.32%) Solaris
7 4 (1.05%) HPUX
8 2 (0.53%) AIX
8 2 (0.53%) Android
9 1 (0.26%) Gentoo
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (26.58%) SDLC
3 80 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 66 (17.37%) TDD
5 62 (16.32%) Data Management
6 59 (15.53%) Project Management
7 57 (15.00%) CRM
8 49 (12.89%) Data Modelling
8 49 (12.89%) Scrum
9 44 (11.58%) Microservices
10 40 (10.53%) OO
11 38 (10.00%) Open Source
12 34 (8.95%) Analytics
12 34 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (8.68%) Migration
13 33 (8.68%) MVC
14 31 (8.16%) Data Architecture
15 30 (7.89%) Asset Management
15 30 (7.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (35.79%) Java
2 77 (20.26%) JavaScript
3 70 (18.42%) SQL
4 45 (11.84%) C#
5 21 (5.53%) Apex Code
6 19 (5.00%) COBOL
7 17 (4.47%) T-SQL
8 15 (3.95%) PHP
9 10 (2.63%) C
9 10 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.63%) Python
9 10 (2.63%) XPath
10 8 (2.11%) VBA
11 5 (1.32%) Perl
11 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.32%) Ruby
12 4 (1.05%) Scala
12 4 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 54 (14.21%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) ISEB
2 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.53%) MCSE
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.79%) QA
2 9 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.84%) SEPA
System Software
1 21 (5.53%) Docker
2 6 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.32%) Varnish
4 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (2.37%) Ansible
1 9 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.58%) Puppet
3 5 (1.32%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (1.05%) Netcool
5 2 (0.53%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 95 (25.00%) Oracle
2 59 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 48 (12.63%) Salesforce.com
4 40 (10.53%) SAP
5 37 (9.74%) IBM
6 31 (8.16%) Siebel
7 20 (5.26%) TIBCO
8 14 (3.68%) BEA
9 12 (3.16%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.11%) VMware
11 7 (1.84%) Twitter
12 5 (1.32%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.05%) MuleSoft
13 4 (1.05%) Zend
14 3 (0.79%) Kofax
14 3 (0.79%) Talend
14 3 (0.79%) WorldPay
15 2 (0.53%) AppDynamics
15 2 (0.53%) Syclo
15 2 (0.53%) WSO2
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + big benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + microsoft certs + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £85000 - £87000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus and Car
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 to £79 750 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% pension + 20% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £63000 - £70000.00 per annum + Full bens
Posted: 20 days ago