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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 97 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 310 364 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 3.08% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 3.76% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 264 340 300
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,900
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £85,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
9444 9693 10412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.05% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7888 8471 9498
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 319 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (35.83%) Java
3 241 (34.68%) Finance
4 230 (33.09%) Oracle
5 217 (31.22%) .NET
6 196 (28.20%) JavaScript
7 187 (26.91%) TDD
8 186 (26.76%) Web Services
9 183 (26.33%) SQL Server
10 173 (24.89%) C#
11 164 (23.60%) Scrum
12 161 (23.17%) HTML
13 159 (22.88%) XML
14 152 (21.87%) MVC
15 145 (20.86%) OO
16 137 (19.71%) ASP.NET
17 130 (18.71%) CSS
18 129 (18.56%) Middleware
19 127 (18.27%) Degree
20 126 (18.13%) SQL
21 117 (16.83%) Microsoft
22 111 (15.97%) Oracle Fusion
23 109 (15.68%) Linux
24 107 (15.40%) Spring
25 103 (14.82%) REST
26 102 (14.68%) WebLogic
27 100 (14.39%) BDD
28 99 (14.24%) jQuery
29 96 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
30 93 (13.38%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 102 (14.68%) WebLogic
2 56 (8.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 46 (6.62%) CMS
4 42 (6.04%) Apache
5 37 (5.32%) WebSphere
6 33 (4.75%) BizTalk Server
7 30 (4.32%) IIS
8 28 (4.03%) Tomcat
8 28 (4.03%) SharePoint
9 27 (3.88%) Oracle Service Bus
10 24 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
11 17 (2.45%) Drupal
12 15 (2.16%) Umbraco
13 12 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (1.73%) WebSphere Process Server
13 12 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (1.58%) Adobe CQ
15 10 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 25 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.58%) MS Office
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 65 (9.35%) Oracle EBS
2 55 (7.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 41 (5.90%) Oracle Applications
4 38 (5.47%) Oracle BPM
5 20 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (2.45%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (1.15%) AquaLogic BPM
7 8 (1.15%) HFM
7 8 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.29%) Documaker
10 2 (0.29%) Workday HCM
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.14%) TIBCO iProcess
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.17%) SaaS
2 19 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.73%) PaaS
3 14 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.58%) IaaS
6 6 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.14%) Route 53
7 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.49%) Internet
2 36 (5.18%) Intranet
3 26 (3.74%) HTTP
4 13 (1.87%) SAN
5 6 (0.86%) SSL
6 4 (0.58%) Firewall
6 4 (0.58%) VPN
7 3 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.29%) AMQP
8 2 (0.29%) VoIP
8 2 (0.29%) LDAP
9 1 (0.14%) DNS
9 1 (0.14%) GSM
9 1 (0.14%) PBX
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (26.33%) SQL Server
2 96 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (13.38%) Oracle Database
4 92 (13.24%) Relational Database
5 67 (9.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 66 (9.50%) MySQL
7 60 (8.63%) MongoDB
8 58 (8.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 53 (7.63%) NoSQL
10 51 (7.34%) Oracle BI EE
11 50 (7.19%) RDBMS
11 50 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 46 (6.62%) Big Data
13 42 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 36 (5.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 35 (5.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 33 (4.75%) Oracle ODI
17 24 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
18 17 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
19 13 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (8.49%) Selenium
2 51 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 46 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (6.62%) JUnit
4 43 (6.19%) Git (software)
5 42 (6.04%) NUnit
6 36 (5.18%) Cucumber
7 35 (5.04%) JIRA
8 34 (4.89%) Jenkins
9 29 (4.17%) Maven
10 26 (3.74%) Ant
11 23 (3.31%) Subversion
12 22 (3.17%) Eclipse
13 20 (2.88%) Xcode
14 14 (2.01%) Introscope
14 14 (2.01%) JMeter
15 12 (1.73%) Behat
15 12 (1.73%) Gradle
16 11 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (1.58%) Bugzilla
General
1 241 (34.68%) Finance
2 52 (7.48%) Banking
3 34 (4.89%) Marketing
4 32 (4.60%) Retail
5 28 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 28 (4.03%) Games
6 17 (2.45%) Legal
7 13 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.44%) Law
9 9 (1.29%) Advertising
10 6 (0.86%) Front Office
11 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.58%) Billing
12 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.43%) Back Office
13 3 (0.43%) Publishing
14 2 (0.29%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) French Language
15 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 304 (43.74%) Developer
2 202 (29.06%) Architect
3 96 (13.81%) Solutions Architect
4 82 (11.80%) Senior Developer
5 66 (9.50%) C# Developer
6 65 (9.35%) Java Developer
7 64 (9.21%) .NET Developer
7 64 (9.21%) Consultant
8 47 (6.76%) Web Developer
9 44 (6.33%) DBA
10 43 (6.19%) Oracle DBA
11 38 (5.47%) Technical Architect
11 38 (5.47%) Senior Architect
12 36 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
13 32 (4.60%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 28 (4.03%) Analyst
15 27 (3.88%) Lead Developer
16 26 (3.74%) BizTalk Developer
17 25 (3.60%) Senior C# Developer
18 24 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (31.22%) .NET
2 186 (26.76%) Web Services
3 161 (23.17%) HTML
4 159 (22.88%) XML
5 137 (19.71%) ASP.NET
6 130 (18.71%) CSS
7 129 (18.56%) Middleware
8 111 (15.97%) Oracle Fusion
9 107 (15.40%) Spring
10 103 (14.82%) REST
11 99 (14.24%) jQuery
12 87 (12.52%) WCF
13 84 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 73 (10.50%) Hibernate
15 70 (10.07%) SOAP
16 57 (8.20%) J2EE
17 56 (8.06%) Ajax
17 56 (8.06%) RESTful
18 53 (7.63%) JSON
19 47 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (13.38%) Computer Science
2 61 (8.78%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (7.05%) Client/Server
4 45 (6.47%) Open Source
5 37 (5.32%) N-Tier
6 27 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 23 (3.31%) Oracle Exalogic
8 22 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (2.88%) Clustering
10 18 (2.59%) Data Integration
11 16 (2.30%) Social Media
12 14 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
12 14 (2.01%) iPhone
13 12 (1.73%) Video on Demand
14 10 (1.44%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.44%) Blackberry
15 8 (1.15%) User Experience
16 7 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (1.01%) Mainframe
16 7 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 109 (15.68%) Linux
2 89 (12.81%) UNIX
3 86 (12.37%) Windows
4 37 (5.32%) Android
5 26 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 23 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.59%) Solaris
8 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.73%) Debian
10 8 (1.15%) AIX
11 7 (1.01%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (26.91%) TDD
3 164 (23.60%) Scrum
4 152 (21.87%) MVC
5 145 (20.86%) OO
6 100 (14.39%) BDD
7 85 (12.23%) UML
8 76 (10.94%) OOD
9 69 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (8.35%) Software Engineering
11 57 (8.20%) Data Modelling
11 57 (8.20%) CRM
12 56 (8.06%) Unit Testing
13 53 (7.63%) Web Development
14 51 (7.34%) E-Commerce
15 49 (7.05%) Technical Architecture
16 43 (6.19%) OOA/OOD
17 42 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (5.61%) OOP
19 38 (5.47%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 249 (35.83%) Java
2 196 (28.20%) JavaScript
3 173 (24.89%) C#
4 126 (18.13%) SQL
5 26 (3.74%) XPath
5 26 (3.74%) Ruby
6 24 (3.45%) Scala
6 24 (3.45%) Groovy
7 23 (3.31%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.31%) Objective-C
8 18 (2.59%) PHP
9 16 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.16%) C
10 15 (2.16%) ActionScript
11 12 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.58%) C++
13 8 (1.15%) Perl
14 6 (0.86%) Python
15 5 (0.72%) Clojure
16 4 (0.58%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 127 (18.27%) Degree
2 33 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.44%) CISSP
4 9 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.29%) CCNP
4 9 (1.29%) CCNA
5 8 (1.15%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.72%) ISEB
7 5 (0.72%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.58%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.43%) MCSD
10 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.29%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.14%) MCP
11 1 (0.14%) MCSE
11 1 (0.14%) CISA
11 1 (0.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (12.81%) QA
2 14 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (1.73%) Varnish
3 7 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (4.32%) Data Guard
2 9 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.86%) OpenSSO
4 5 (0.72%) CA SiteMinder
4 5 (0.72%) Puppet
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.43%) StatsD
7 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.29%) YUM
7 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.29%) Ansible
7 2 (0.29%) logstash
7 2 (0.29%) Kibana
7 2 (0.29%) Graylog2
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.14%) Salt
8 1 (0.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 230 (33.09%) Oracle
2 117 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 44 (6.33%) EPiServer
4 42 (6.04%) IBM
5 36 (5.18%) JBoss
6 25 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.59%) TIBCO
8 17 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (2.16%) Adobe
9 15 (2.16%) Perforce
9 15 (2.16%) Splunk
10 14 (2.01%) Informatica
11 13 (1.87%) SAP
11 13 (1.87%) NetApp
12 11 (1.58%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.29%) Siebel
13 9 (1.29%) webMethods
13 9 (1.29%) Sencha
13 9 (1.29%) Aveksa
14 8 (1.15%) Cloudera
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Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
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Salary: £32095.36 - £48143.04 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
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Quant Capital
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Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits (£30K)
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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