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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 93 80 102
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing SOA 182 313 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.93% 3.18% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 3.63% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 159 275 261
Median salary £69,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
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
5524 8621 10217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.90% 87.51% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5035 7380 8462
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 23 August 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 23 August 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.

1 174 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (46.98%) Java
3 98 (31.11%) TDD
3 98 (31.11%) Finance
4 96 (30.48%) JavaScript
5 95 (30.16%) OO
6 89 (28.25%) Oracle
7 81 (25.71%) .NET
8 70 (22.22%) HTML
9 69 (21.90%) UML
10 68 (21.59%) Scrum
11 65 (20.63%) REST
12 64 (20.32%) CSS
13 59 (18.73%) Web Services
14 58 (18.41%) Jenkins
14 58 (18.41%) Waterfall
15 57 (18.10%) Microservices
16 51 (16.19%) SQL
17 50 (15.87%) MVC
18 48 (15.24%) SQL Server
18 48 (15.24%) Microsoft
19 46 (14.60%) OOA/OOD
20 45 (14.29%) Windows
20 45 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
21 43 (13.65%) XML
21 43 (13.65%) SDLC
22 41 (13.02%) QA
23 40 (12.70%) ASP.NET
23 40 (12.70%) Unix
24 38 (12.06%) SOAP

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 24 (7.62%) CMS
2 23 (7.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (4.13%) Apache
4 11 (3.49%) WebLogic
5 10 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (3.17%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.22%) JBoss
8 6 (1.90%) Confluence
9 5 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.59%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.27%) IIS
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.95%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) MS Office
2 4 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (11.75%) SaaS
3 27 (8.57%) PaaS
4 24 (7.62%) IaaS
5 18 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (2.54%) Force.com
8 4 (1.27%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.95%) Heroku
10 2 (0.63%) GitHub
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.30%) Internet
1 23 (7.30%) Intranet
2 4 (1.27%) AMQP
3 3 (0.95%) HTTP
3 3 (0.95%) Wireless
4 2 (0.63%) DMZ
4 2 (0.63%) Firewall
4 2 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.63%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.63%) SSL
4 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (9.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 28 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (7.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 24 (7.62%) NoSQL
7 23 (7.30%) Relational Database
8 19 (6.03%) MySQL
9 18 (5.71%) Oracle Database
9 18 (5.71%) RDBMS
10 15 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (4.13%) Big Data
12 12 (3.81%) MongoDB
13 10 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.59%) Neo4j
16 4 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (18.41%) Jenkins
2 28 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 26 (8.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 20 (6.35%) Visual Studio
6 15 (4.76%) JUnit
7 13 (4.13%) Vagrant
8 12 (3.81%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.81%) JIRA
9 10 (3.17%) Maven
9 10 (3.17%) Mockito
9 10 (3.17%) RSpec
10 9 (2.86%) Ant
10 9 (2.86%) Selenium
11 8 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.54%) Subversion
11 8 (2.54%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.22%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.22%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.90%) Gradle
General
1 98 (31.11%) Finance
2 35 (11.11%) Banking
3 27 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.08%) Games
5 15 (4.76%) Law
6 11 (3.49%) Marketing
7 8 (2.54%) Front Office
7 8 (2.54%) Retail
8 3 (0.95%) Legal
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (36.19%) Developer
2 93 (29.52%) Architect
3 47 (14.92%) Java Developer
4 45 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 35 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 35 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 31 (9.84%) SOA Architect
7 22 (6.98%) Technical Leader
8 20 (6.35%) Lead Developer
8 20 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (6.03%) Web Developer
10 17 (5.40%) .NET Developer
10 17 (5.40%) C# Developer
10 17 (5.40%) Java Architect
11 16 (5.08%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.13%) Integration Architect
12 13 (4.13%) Java Technical Architect
13 12 (3.81%) Senior Architect
14 11 (3.49%) Agile Developer
14 11 (3.49%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (25.71%) .NET
2 70 (22.22%) HTML
3 65 (20.63%) REST
4 64 (20.32%) CSS
5 59 (18.73%) Web Services
6 43 (13.65%) XML
7 40 (12.70%) ASP.NET
8 38 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (12.06%) SOAP
9 36 (11.43%) Spring
10 30 (9.52%) Node.js
10 30 (9.52%) Oracle ADF
11 29 (9.21%) HTML5
11 29 (9.21%) Middleware
12 28 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 28 (8.89%) jQuery
13 26 (8.25%) JSF
14 25 (7.94%) CSS3
15 21 (6.67%) .NET Framework
15 21 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (9.52%) User Experience
3 21 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 18 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.17%) PlayStation
6 10 (3.17%) Streaming Video
6 10 (3.17%) Xbox
7 9 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.54%) Data Integration
9 7 (2.22%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.90%) Derivative
10 6 (1.90%) Fintech
10 6 (1.90%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.27%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.95%) Clustering
13 3 (0.95%) NHS
13 3 (0.95%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.29%) Windows
2 40 (12.70%) Unix
3 24 (7.62%) Linux
4 12 (3.81%) Android
4 12 (3.81%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.17%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (31.11%) TDD
3 95 (30.16%) OO
4 69 (21.90%) UML
5 68 (21.59%) Scrum
6 58 (18.41%) Waterfall
7 57 (18.10%) Microservices
8 50 (15.87%) MVC
9 46 (14.60%) OOA/OOD
10 43 (13.65%) SDLC
11 36 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (10.79%) Software Engineering
13 32 (10.16%) BDD
13 32 (10.16%) Kanban
14 30 (9.52%) BPEL
14 30 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
15 28 (8.89%) Content Management
16 27 (8.57%) DevOps
16 27 (8.57%) TOGAF
17 26 (8.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 148 (46.98%) Java
2 96 (30.48%) JavaScript
3 51 (16.19%) SQL
4 33 (10.48%) C#
5 31 (9.84%) Scala
6 29 (9.21%) Python
7 27 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 20 (6.35%) XPath
9 17 (5.40%) Ruby
10 15 (4.76%) Groovy
11 13 (4.13%) Go
12 12 (3.81%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.17%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.86%) PHP
14 9 (2.86%) VB.NET
15 8 (2.54%) Apex Code
16 5 (1.59%) C
17 3 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 3 (0.95%) VBA
18 2 (0.63%) ES6
Qualifications
1 26 (8.25%) Degree
2 10 (3.17%) OCP
2 10 (3.17%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.27%) ISEB
3 4 (1.27%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.02%) QA
2 4 (1.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (6.67%) Docker
2 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) Xen
3 1 (0.32%) XenApp
3 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.40%) Ansible
2 12 (3.81%) Puppet
3 3 (0.95%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 89 (28.25%) Oracle
2 48 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.98%) IBM
4 19 (6.03%) Atlassian
5 13 (4.13%) Google
5 13 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.86%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.54%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.22%) HP
9 6 (1.90%) EPiServer
9 6 (1.90%) SAP
9 6 (1.90%) Tableau
10 5 (1.59%) Siebel
10 5 (1.59%) VMware
11 4 (1.27%) BEA
12 3 (0.95%) Avaya
12 3 (0.95%) Genesys
12 3 (0.95%) Zend
13 2 (0.63%) TOWER Software
13 2 (0.63%) Twitter
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Salary: £50,000- £60,000 OTE
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus 30% bonus, health, pension etc.
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £40,000- £60,000
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Excellent Salary
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Talent Point
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Talent Point
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