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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 118 75 101
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 239 383 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.29% 3.39% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 4.10% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 209 342 273
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +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
8813 9338 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.30% 82.65% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7404 7798 7845
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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.

1 256 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (44.46%) Java
3 230 (40.42%) Oracle
4 206 (36.20%) Finance
5 196 (34.45%) Middleware
6 186 (32.69%) .NET
7 161 (28.30%) TDD
8 160 (28.12%) Web Services
9 157 (27.59%) Oracle Fusion
10 153 (26.89%) C#
11 117 (20.56%) Scrum
12 112 (19.68%) MVC
13 108 (18.98%) SQL Server
14 106 (18.63%) Banking
15 104 (18.28%) BDD
16 97 (17.05%) ASP.NET
17 95 (16.70%) JavaScript
18 85 (14.94%) SQL
19 80 (14.06%) Linux
20 79 (13.88%) XML
21 78 (13.71%) HTML
21 78 (13.71%) TOGAF
22 76 (13.36%) WCF
23 67 (11.78%) .NET Framework
24 66 (11.60%) Retail
24 66 (11.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
25 65 (11.42%) Oracle Database
26 64 (11.25%) Oracle Service Bus
27 63 (11.07%) CSS
28 62 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 66 (11.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 64 (11.25%) Oracle Service Bus
3 47 (8.26%) BizTalk Server
4 40 (7.03%) WebLogic
5 31 (5.45%) CMS
6 25 (4.39%) WebSphere
7 23 (4.04%) WebLogic Portal
8 22 (3.87%) SharePoint
9 17 (2.99%) CICS
10 16 (2.81%) Apache
11 14 (2.46%) MQSeries
11 14 (2.46%) FileNet
11 14 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (2.11%) Tomcat
12 12 (2.11%) Documentum
13 10 (1.76%) JBoss
13 10 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.41%) IIS
14 8 (1.41%) NetWeaver
14 8 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.35%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 58 (10.19%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.35%) Documaker
6 2 (0.35%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.23%) Force.com
3 6 (1.05%) SaaS
3 6 (1.05%) PaaS
4 4 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.93%) FTP
2 6 (1.05%) DNS
2 6 (1.05%) SSL
3 5 (0.88%) Internet
3 5 (0.88%) HTTP
3 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.70%) Firewall
5 3 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (0.53%) MVNO
6 2 (0.35%) Wireless
6 2 (0.35%) CTI
7 1 (0.18%) 3G
7 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.18%) IPsec
7 1 (0.18%) 2G
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.18%) Network Security
7 1 (0.18%) SMTP
7 1 (0.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.42%) Oracle Database
3 52 (9.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 45 (7.91%) Oracle ODI
5 44 (7.73%) NoSQL
6 43 (7.56%) Relational Database
7 33 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 33 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (3.87%) RDBMS
11 21 (3.69%) Big Data
12 20 (3.51%) Hadoop
13 16 (2.81%) MySQL
14 12 (2.11%) CouchDB
14 12 (2.11%) RavenDB
15 10 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
17 8 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
17 8 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (9.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (4.75%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.57%) Selenium
4 24 (4.22%) Cucumber
5 15 (2.64%) Maven
6 14 (2.46%) Ant
6 14 (2.46%) JIRA
6 14 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 13 (2.28%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.93%) Subversion
9 10 (1.76%) Xcode
10 9 (1.58%) JUnit
11 8 (1.41%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.41%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.23%) NUnit
13 6 (1.05%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.88%) MSBuild
14 5 (0.88%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.88%) NuGet
15 3 (0.53%) Capybara
General
1 206 (36.20%) Finance
2 106 (18.63%) Banking
3 66 (11.60%) Retail
4 29 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.87%) Marketing
6 10 (1.76%) Advertising
7 9 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.23%) Back Office
9 5 (0.88%) Games
10 4 (0.70%) Publishing
10 4 (0.70%) Law
11 3 (0.53%) Front Office
11 3 (0.53%) Billing
12 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (47.63%) Architect
2 195 (34.27%) Developer
3 79 (13.88%) Solutions Architect
4 72 (12.65%) Consultant
5 68 (11.95%) Integration Architect
6 57 (10.02%) Senior Developer
7 53 (9.31%) Technical Architect
8 50 (8.79%) SOA Architect
9 46 (8.08%) Java Developer
10 43 (7.56%) .NET Developer
11 37 (6.50%) Principal Consultant
11 37 (6.50%) Principal Architect
12 36 (6.33%) SOA Consultant
13 27 (4.75%) Oracle Architect
13 27 (4.75%) Oracle SOA Architect
14 25 (4.39%) Middleware Architect
15 23 (4.04%) C# Developer
16 21 (3.69%) Programmer
16 21 (3.69%) Lead Architect
17 19 (3.34%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (34.45%) Middleware
2 186 (32.69%) .NET
3 160 (28.12%) Web Services
4 157 (27.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 97 (17.05%) ASP.NET
6 79 (13.88%) XML
7 78 (13.71%) HTML
8 76 (13.36%) WCF
9 67 (11.78%) .NET Framework
10 63 (11.07%) CSS
11 62 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 60 (10.54%) REST
13 51 (8.96%) AngularJS
14 48 (8.44%) Spring
15 46 (8.08%) jQuery
16 44 (7.73%) Entity Framework
17 37 (6.50%) HTML5
18 36 (6.33%) SOAP
19 35 (6.15%) J2EE
20 29 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.31%) Data Integration
2 35 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.80%) N-Tier
4 30 (5.27%) User Experience
5 27 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.51%) Mainframe
8 18 (3.16%) Open Source
9 15 (2.64%) SWIFT
10 14 (2.46%) iPhone
11 12 (2.11%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.93%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (1.41%) Blackberry
15 4 (0.70%) Clustering
15 4 (0.70%) Oracle Exalogic
15 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.53%) Statistics
17 2 (0.35%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.06%) Linux
2 59 (10.37%) UNIX
3 38 (6.68%) Windows
4 32 (5.62%) Android
5 23 (4.04%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.41%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.70%) AIX
9 2 (0.35%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Debian
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (28.30%) TDD
3 117 (20.56%) Scrum
4 112 (19.68%) MVC
5 104 (18.28%) BDD
6 78 (13.71%) TOGAF
7 60 (10.54%) OO
8 49 (8.61%) Zachman Framework
8 49 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (8.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 40 (7.03%) Software Engineering
11 39 (6.85%) Data Analysis
12 38 (6.68%) Technical Architecture
13 34 (5.98%) UML
13 34 (5.98%) Test Automation
14 31 (5.45%) Unit Testing
14 31 (5.45%) E-Commerce
14 31 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 27 (4.75%) Waterfall
15 27 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 253 (44.46%) Java
2 153 (26.89%) C#
3 95 (16.70%) JavaScript
4 85 (14.94%) SQL
5 16 (2.81%) Scala
6 14 (2.46%) Ruby
7 13 (2.28%) PHP
8 10 (1.76%) Apex Code
8 10 (1.76%) Objective-C
9 8 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.23%) Delphi
10 7 (1.23%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.05%) Python
11 6 (1.05%) COBOL
12 5 (0.88%) C++
13 4 (0.70%) XPath
14 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.53%) C
14 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (8.26%) Degree
2 9 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.53%) ISEB
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.35%) PMP
5 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.18%) MBA
6 1 (0.18%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.18%) MCPD
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) OCP
6 1 (0.18%) CISSP
6 1 (0.18%) MCAD
6 1 (0.18%) MCSD
6 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.98%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.88%) XenApp
2 5 (0.88%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.53%) Varnish
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.58%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.70%) StatsD
3 3 (0.53%) Puppet
4 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.35%) logstash
4 2 (0.35%) Graphite
4 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.35%) MOM
5 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 230 (40.42%) Oracle
2 61 (10.72%) Microsoft
3 52 (9.14%) IBM
4 30 (5.27%) TIBCO
5 29 (5.10%) Pega
6 17 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (2.99%) SAP
7 15 (2.64%) ILOG
8 13 (2.28%) webMethods
9 11 (1.93%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.93%) Adobe
10 10 (1.76%) Sencha
11 9 (1.58%) Sitecore
12 8 (1.41%) Siebel
12 8 (1.41%) VMware
12 8 (1.41%) Google
13 7 (1.23%) Business Objects
14 6 (1.05%) Cisco
14 6 (1.05%) EMC
14 6 (1.05%) Software AG
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gravitas Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car,
Posted: 18 days ago
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Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 24 days ago
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Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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