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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 103 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing SOA 138 197 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.60% 2.85% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 3.24% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 132 187 341
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
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
4616 6084 9403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.88% 88.02% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 5369 8124
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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.

1 168 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (49.36%) Java
3 122 (38.85%) TDD
4 107 (34.08%) REST
5 95 (30.25%) .NET
6 86 (27.39%) Web Services
7 78 (24.84%) Finance
8 74 (23.57%) OO
9 73 (23.25%) JavaScript
10 72 (22.93%) SQL Server
11 70 (22.29%) HTML
12 68 (21.66%) Scrum
13 67 (21.34%) C#
13 67 (21.34%) Oracle
13 67 (21.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 62 (19.75%) Microservices
15 61 (19.43%) SQL
16 54 (17.20%) Jenkins
17 52 (16.56%) SOAP
18 51 (16.24%) Waterfall
19 50 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
19 50 (15.92%) MVC
20 49 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
21 48 (15.29%) UML
21 48 (15.29%) CSS
22 46 (14.65%) Microsoft
22 46 (14.65%) BDD
23 44 (14.01%) Spring
24 42 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
25 41 (13.06%) WCF

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 67 (21.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (4.46%) CMS
3 11 (3.50%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.55%) Confluence
4 8 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.23%) Apache
6 6 (1.91%) JBoss
7 5 (1.59%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.64%) Documentum
11 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.32%) IIS
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.91%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.64%) SaaS
4 20 (6.37%) PaaS
5 19 (6.05%) IaaS
6 7 (2.23%) Force.com
7 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.96%) Office 365
9 2 (0.64%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.14%) Internet
2 12 (3.82%) Intranet
3 6 (1.91%) FTP
3 6 (1.91%) HTTP
4 5 (1.59%) SSL
4 5 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.96%) AMQP
5 3 (0.96%) DMZ
5 3 (0.96%) Firewall
6 1 (0.32%) LAN
6 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.15%) NoSQL
3 34 (10.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 31 (9.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (8.60%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.05%) Big Data
6 19 (6.05%) MySQL
7 18 (5.73%) Oracle Database
7 18 (5.73%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (4.78%) MongoDB
9 15 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (3.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.50%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.59%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 54 (17.20%) Jenkins
2 29 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 22 (7.01%) Maven
5 16 (5.10%) Selenium
6 15 (4.78%) Cucumber
6 15 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.46%) Ant
8 12 (3.82%) JUnit
8 12 (3.82%) Vagrant
9 11 (3.50%) JIRA
10 10 (3.18%) Gradle
11 9 (2.87%) Mockito
11 9 (2.87%) RSpec
12 8 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.55%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.91%) NUnit
13 6 (1.91%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 78 (24.84%) Finance
2 29 (9.24%) Banking
3 19 (6.05%) Games
4 16 (5.10%) Law
5 15 (4.78%) Retail
6 11 (3.50%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.27%) Marketing
7 4 (1.27%) Private Banking
8 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Back Office
9 2 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 152 (48.41%) Developer
2 84 (26.75%) Architect
3 66 (21.02%) Java Developer
4 58 (18.47%) Senior Developer
5 57 (18.15%) .NET Developer
6 45 (14.33%) Technical Architect
7 39 (12.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 32 (10.19%) C# Developer
8 32 (10.19%) Lead Developer
9 28 (8.92%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (8.92%) Technical Leader
10 27 (8.60%) Java Architect
11 25 (7.96%) Java Technical Architect
11 25 (7.96%) SOA Architect
12 24 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (6.69%) Lead .NET Developer
13 21 (6.69%) Team Leader
14 19 (6.05%) .NET Team Leader
14 19 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (5.10%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (34.08%) REST
2 95 (30.25%) .NET
3 86 (27.39%) Web Services
4 70 (22.29%) HTML
5 52 (16.56%) SOAP
6 48 (15.29%) CSS
7 44 (14.01%) Spring
8 41 (13.06%) WCF
9 37 (11.78%) XML
10 35 (11.15%) ASP.NET
10 35 (11.15%) Node.js
10 35 (11.15%) RESTful
11 33 (10.51%) WPF
12 31 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (9.24%) Middleware
14 26 (8.28%) JSON
15 25 (7.96%) jQuery
16 24 (7.64%) .NET Framework
16 24 (7.64%) HTML5
17 21 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (6.37%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.10%) Fintech
3 14 (4.46%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.82%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.82%) Data Integration
5 11 (3.50%) Physics
6 10 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.18%) User Experience
7 9 (2.87%) Reinsurance
8 8 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.27%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.27%) Equities
10 4 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.27%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.96%) NHS
11 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.96%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.24%) Windows
2 25 (7.96%) Unix
3 21 (6.69%) Linux
4 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (38.85%) TDD
3 74 (23.57%) OO
4 68 (21.66%) Scrum
5 62 (19.75%) Microservices
6 51 (16.24%) Waterfall
7 50 (15.92%) MVC
8 49 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (15.29%) UML
10 46 (14.65%) BDD
11 39 (12.42%) TOGAF
12 37 (11.78%) Software Engineering
13 36 (11.46%) MVVM
13 36 (11.46%) OOA/OOD
14 31 (9.87%) Kanban
15 27 (8.60%) DevOps
16 26 (8.28%) E-Commerce
16 26 (8.28%) SDLC
17 24 (7.64%) Pair Programming
17 24 (7.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 155 (49.36%) Java
2 73 (23.25%) JavaScript
3 67 (21.34%) C#
4 61 (19.43%) SQL
5 32 (10.19%) Scala
6 25 (7.96%) Python
7 23 (7.32%) Ruby
8 19 (6.05%) VBA
9 14 (4.46%) Groovy
9 14 (4.46%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.14%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.50%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.18%) Go
12 10 (3.18%) PHP
13 8 (2.55%) C
13 8 (2.55%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.23%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.96%) Clojure
15 3 (0.96%) Jython
15 3 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (5.10%) Degree
2 9 (2.87%) OCP
2 9 (2.87%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.19%) QA
2 5 (1.59%) SLA
3 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (10.83%) Docker
2 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
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 16 (5.10%) Ansible
2 13 (4.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 67 (21.34%) Oracle
2 46 (14.65%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.92%) Atlassian
4 23 (7.32%) IBM
5 19 (6.05%) Google
5 19 (6.05%) Tableau
6 10 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.87%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.59%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.27%) HP
9 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.27%) VMware
10 3 (0.96%) Avaya
10 3 (0.96%) Genesys
10 3 (0.96%) SAP
10 3 (0.96%) Siebel
11 2 (0.64%) BEA
11 2 (0.64%) EMC
11 2 (0.64%) Sybase
11 2 (0.64%) Zend
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5K on call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75 000 - £88 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75 000 - £88 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £62,000 (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme an
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £52575 - £98120 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Company Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago