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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 117 80 98
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 164 336 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.58% 3.25% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 3.70% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 145 306 285
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
5694 9072 11081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.67% 87.78% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5189 7751 9245
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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.

1 173 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (42.55%) Java
3 115 (34.95%) Finance
4 96 (29.18%) .NET
5 95 (28.88%) JavaScript
6 91 (27.66%) Oracle
7 87 (26.44%) TDD
8 85 (25.84%) OO
9 77 (23.40%) HTML
10 68 (20.67%) CSS
11 65 (19.76%) Waterfall
12 63 (19.15%) SDLC
13 59 (17.93%) UML
14 58 (17.63%) SQL
15 56 (17.02%) Scrum
16 54 (16.41%) XML
17 53 (16.11%) Jenkins
18 50 (15.20%) Banking
19 48 (14.59%) Microsoft
20 47 (14.29%) Web Services
20 47 (14.29%) MVC
21 44 (13.37%) SQL Server
21 44 (13.37%) Microservices
22 42 (12.77%) ASP.NET
22 42 (12.77%) QA
23 41 (12.46%) Degree
23 41 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
23 41 (12.46%) REST
24 40 (12.16%) SaaS
25 39 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC

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 22 (6.69%) CMS
2 18 (5.47%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (3.65%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.74%) Apache
7 7 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.82%) JBoss
8 6 (1.82%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.52%) FileNet
9 5 (1.52%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.22%) IIS
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.91%) CICS
11 3 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.91%) Confluence
11 3 (0.91%) MTS
11 3 (0.91%) Mule
12 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 34 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.22%) MS Office
3 4 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (12.16%) SaaS
3 21 (6.38%) PaaS
4 18 (5.47%) IaaS
5 17 (5.17%) Force.com
6 15 (4.56%) iPaaS
7 13 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (3.34%) GitHub
9 10 (3.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.22%) Heroku
11 3 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.30%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.30%) Google Play
12 1 (0.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.69%) Intranet
2 21 (6.38%) Internet
3 5 (1.52%) HTTP
4 4 (1.22%) AMQP
4 4 (1.22%) LAN
4 4 (1.22%) SAN
4 4 (1.22%) WAN
5 3 (0.91%) Wireless
6 2 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (8.81%) NoSQL
5 28 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (6.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 23 (6.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (6.08%) Relational Database
9 18 (5.47%) MongoDB
10 14 (4.26%) RDBMS
11 11 (3.34%) Data Mart
11 11 (3.34%) MySQL
12 10 (3.04%) Big Data
13 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (2.43%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.82%) CouchDB
16 6 (1.82%) Neo4j
16 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (16.11%) Jenkins
2 31 (9.42%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (6.08%) Visual Studio
5 19 (5.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (4.56%) Eclipse
6 15 (4.56%) IntelliJ
6 15 (4.56%) NetBeans
7 12 (3.65%) Ant
7 12 (3.65%) JIRA
7 12 (3.65%) Subversion
8 9 (2.74%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.43%) JUnit
10 7 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.13%) RSpec
10 7 (2.13%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 6 (1.82%) Bower
11 6 (1.82%) Grunt
11 6 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 115 (34.95%) Finance
2 50 (15.20%) Banking
3 24 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.08%) Marketing
5 14 (4.26%) Law
6 10 (3.04%) Games
7 8 (2.43%) Front Office
7 8 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.43%) Retail
8 7 (2.13%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.52%) Legal
10 3 (0.91%) Advertising
11 2 (0.61%) Back Office
11 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (35.26%) Architect
2 113 (34.35%) Developer
3 50 (15.20%) Solutions Architect
4 37 (11.25%) Technical Architect
5 32 (9.73%) Java Developer
6 30 (9.12%) SOA Architect
7 24 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 22 (6.69%) Integration Architect
9 21 (6.38%) Java Architect
10 20 (6.08%) Web Developer
11 17 (5.17%) Enterprise Architect
12 16 (4.86%) Software Engineer
13 15 (4.56%) C# Developer
13 15 (4.56%) Technical Leader
14 14 (4.26%) .NET Developer
14 14 (4.26%) Senior Architect
14 14 (4.26%) UI Developer
15 13 (3.95%) Java Solutions Architect
16 11 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
16 11 (3.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (29.18%) .NET
2 77 (23.40%) HTML
3 68 (20.67%) CSS
4 54 (16.41%) XML
5 47 (14.29%) Web Services
6 42 (12.77%) ASP.NET
7 41 (12.46%) REST
8 39 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (9.42%) HTML5
10 30 (9.12%) jQuery
11 26 (7.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (7.60%) CSS3
12 25 (7.60%) Middleware
12 25 (7.60%) Oracle ADF
13 23 (6.99%) Java EE
14 22 (6.69%) .NET Framework
14 22 (6.69%) Node.js
14 22 (6.69%) SOAP
15 21 (6.38%) Java SE
15 21 (6.38%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
1 32 (9.73%) User Experience
2 27 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.90%) Data Integration
4 20 (6.08%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.34%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (3.04%) PlayStation
7 10 (3.04%) Streaming Video
7 10 (3.04%) Xbox
8 8 (2.43%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.43%) Visualisation
9 7 (2.13%) Derivative
10 6 (1.82%) Blog
10 6 (1.82%) Fintech
10 6 (1.82%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.52%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.52%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.85%) Windows
2 33 (10.03%) Unix
3 17 (5.17%) Linux
4 13 (3.95%) Android
5 12 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.04%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (26.44%) TDD
3 85 (25.84%) OO
4 65 (19.76%) Waterfall
5 63 (19.15%) SDLC
6 59 (17.93%) UML
7 56 (17.02%) Scrum
8 47 (14.29%) MVC
9 44 (13.37%) Microservices
10 39 (11.85%) OOA/OOD
11 30 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (8.81%) Project Management
12 29 (8.81%) Software Engineering
13 28 (8.51%) Data Management
13 28 (8.51%) DevOps
13 28 (8.51%) Web Development
14 27 (8.21%) Data Architecture
15 26 (7.90%) BPEL
15 26 (7.90%) Content Management
15 26 (7.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 140 (42.55%) Java
2 95 (28.88%) JavaScript
3 58 (17.63%) SQL
4 39 (11.85%) C#
5 24 (7.29%) Python
6 22 (6.69%) PL/SQL
7 20 (6.08%) XPath
8 19 (5.78%) Scala
9 12 (3.65%) C
9 12 (3.65%) Objective-C
9 12 (3.65%) Ruby
9 12 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.34%) Go
11 10 (3.04%) Apex Code
12 9 (2.74%) PHP
13 8 (2.43%) Groovy
13 8 (2.43%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.91%) Clojure
14 3 (0.91%) COBOL
14 3 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 41 (12.46%) Degree
2 6 (1.82%) OCP
2 6 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.22%) ISEB
3 4 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (12.77%) QA
2 8 (2.43%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.91%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (3.34%) Docker
2 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) Xen
3 1 (0.30%) XenApp
3 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (3.04%) Ansible
2 9 (2.74%) Puppet
3 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.61%) Control-M
4 2 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.61%) Netcool
4 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (27.66%) Oracle
2 48 (14.59%) Microsoft
3 34 (10.33%) IBM
4 22 (6.69%) TIBCO
5 19 (5.78%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (4.56%) BEA
7 14 (4.26%) SAP
8 11 (3.34%) Siebel
9 10 (3.04%) Atlassian
9 10 (3.04%) Twitter
10 8 (2.43%) Google
11 7 (2.13%) HP
12 6 (1.82%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.52%) EPiServer
13 5 (1.52%) MuleSoft
14 4 (1.22%) Zend
15 3 (0.91%) Tableau
15 3 (0.91%) VMware
16 2 (0.61%) TOWER Software
16 2 (0.61%) webMethods
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + pension, medical, flex benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + 15% Bonus + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Salary: From £0 to £125,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago