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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 94 72 92
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 179 373 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.85% 3.56% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 4.06% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 155 330 275
Median salary £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,710 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +1.41%
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
5627 9181 10605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.64% 87.63% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 7829 8742
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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.

1 179 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (43.43%) Java
3 109 (33.33%) Finance
4 104 (31.80%) TDD
5 98 (29.97%) JavaScript
6 94 (28.75%) .NET
7 88 (26.91%) Oracle
8 85 (25.99%) OO
9 71 (21.71%) HTML
10 65 (19.88%) CSS
10 65 (19.88%) UML
11 64 (19.57%) Scrum
12 59 (18.04%) SQL
12 59 (18.04%) Waterfall
13 58 (17.74%) REST
14 57 (17.43%) Jenkins
15 56 (17.13%) Microservices
16 55 (16.82%) Web Services
17 48 (14.68%) SQL Server
17 48 (14.68%) Microsoft
17 48 (14.68%) MVC
18 47 (14.37%) XML
18 47 (14.37%) SDLC
19 46 (14.07%) Banking
19 46 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
20 43 (13.15%) ASP.NET
21 42 (12.84%) OOA/OOD
21 42 (12.84%) QA
22 41 (12.54%) SaaS
22 41 (12.54%) 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 23 (7.03%) CMS
2 17 (5.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (3.98%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.67%) Apache
5 11 (3.36%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.75%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.45%) JBoss
7 8 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.83%) Confluence
8 6 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.83%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.22%) IIS
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.92%) FileNet
11 2 (0.61%) Mule
11 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) MS Office
2 4 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (12.54%) SaaS
3 26 (7.95%) PaaS
4 23 (7.03%) IaaS
5 19 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (3.06%) Force.com
6 10 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (2.75%) iPaaS
8 5 (1.53%) GitHub
9 3 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.92%) Heroku
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.73%) Internet
1 22 (6.73%) Intranet
2 5 (1.53%) HTTP
3 4 (1.22%) AMQP
4 3 (0.92%) LAN
4 3 (0.92%) SAN
4 3 (0.92%) WAN
4 3 (0.92%) Wireless
5 2 (0.61%) DMZ
5 2 (0.61%) Firewall
5 2 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (0.61%) SSL
5 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (8.87%) NoSQL
4 28 (8.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (8.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (7.34%) Relational Database
7 23 (7.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 20 (6.12%) MySQL
9 18 (5.50%) RDBMS
10 17 (5.20%) MongoDB
11 16 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (3.98%) Big Data
14 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (2.14%) Data Mart
16 6 (1.83%) CouchDB
16 6 (1.83%) Neo4j
16 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 57 (17.43%) Jenkins
2 29 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (8.56%) Git (software)
4 22 (6.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 20 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 15 (4.59%) JUnit
7 13 (3.98%) Vagrant
8 12 (3.67%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.67%) JIRA
9 10 (3.06%) Ant
9 10 (3.06%) Maven
9 10 (3.06%) Mockito
9 10 (3.06%) RSpec
10 9 (2.75%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.75%) IntelliJ
10 9 (2.75%) NetBeans
10 9 (2.75%) Subversion
11 8 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.45%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 109 (33.33%) Finance
2 46 (14.07%) Banking
3 26 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.89%) Marketing
5 15 (4.59%) Games
6 14 (4.28%) Law
7 8 (2.45%) Front Office
7 8 (2.45%) Retail
8 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.22%) Legal
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (33.94%) Architect
2 108 (33.03%) Developer
3 45 (13.76%) Solutions Architect
4 39 (11.93%) Technical Architect
5 37 (11.31%) Java Developer
6 32 (9.79%) Senior Developer
7 27 (8.26%) SOA Architect
8 20 (6.12%) Integration Architect
9 19 (5.81%) Software Engineer
10 18 (5.50%) .NET Developer
10 18 (5.50%) Technical Leader
11 17 (5.20%) Java Architect
11 17 (5.20%) Web Developer
12 16 (4.89%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.89%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.59%) Enterprise Architect
14 14 (4.28%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.98%) Agile Developer
15 13 (3.98%) Agile Java Developer
15 13 (3.98%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (28.75%) .NET
2 71 (21.71%) HTML
3 65 (19.88%) CSS
4 58 (17.74%) REST
5 55 (16.82%) Web Services
6 47 (14.37%) XML
7 43 (13.15%) ASP.NET
8 41 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (10.09%) SOAP
10 32 (9.79%) Spring
11 31 (9.48%) HTML5
12 30 (9.17%) Node.js
13 29 (8.87%) Middleware
14 28 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 28 (8.56%) Oracle ADF
15 27 (8.26%) jQuery
16 25 (7.65%) .NET Framework
16 25 (7.65%) CSS3
17 24 (7.34%) JSF
18 23 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.40%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (9.17%) User Experience
3 25 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.03%) Data Integration
5 20 (6.12%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.67%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.36%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.06%) PlayStation
8 10 (3.06%) Streaming Video
8 10 (3.06%) Xbox
9 8 (2.45%) Fintech
10 7 (2.14%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.14%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.83%) Derivative
11 6 (1.83%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.22%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.22%) Fixed Income
13 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (1.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.54%) Windows
2 37 (11.31%) Unix
3 25 (7.65%) Linux
4 12 (3.67%) Android
4 12 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.06%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (31.80%) TDD
3 85 (25.99%) OO
4 65 (19.88%) UML
5 64 (19.57%) Scrum
6 59 (18.04%) Waterfall
7 56 (17.13%) Microservices
8 48 (14.68%) MVC
9 47 (14.37%) SDLC
10 42 (12.84%) OOA/OOD
11 40 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (11.01%) Software Engineering
13 32 (9.79%) BDD
14 31 (9.48%) DevOps
15 28 (8.56%) BPEL
15 28 (8.56%) Kanban
16 27 (8.26%) Content Management
16 27 (8.26%) TOGAF
17 26 (7.95%) Data Architecture
17 26 (7.95%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 142 (43.43%) Java
2 98 (29.97%) JavaScript
3 59 (18.04%) SQL
4 41 (12.54%) C#
5 32 (9.79%) Scala
6 28 (8.56%) Python
7 25 (7.65%) PL/SQL
8 20 (6.12%) XPath
9 16 (4.89%) Ruby
10 13 (3.98%) Go
11 12 (3.67%) C
11 12 (3.67%) Groovy
11 12 (3.67%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.67%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.75%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.45%) Apex Code
14 7 (2.14%) PHP
15 3 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.92%) ES6
15 3 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (9.79%) Degree
2 10 (3.06%) OCP
2 10 (3.06%) 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 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (12.84%) QA
2 6 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.92%) SLA
4 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (6.12%) Docker
2 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) Xen
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
3 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (5.50%) Ansible
2 12 (3.67%) Puppet
3 3 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 88 (26.91%) Oracle
2 48 (14.68%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.56%) IBM
4 17 (5.20%) Atlassian
5 14 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (4.28%) TIBCO
6 12 (3.67%) Google
7 9 (2.75%) BEA
7 9 (2.75%) SAP
8 8 (2.45%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.14%) HP
9 7 (2.14%) Siebel
10 6 (1.83%) Tableau
11 5 (1.53%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.53%) Twitter
11 5 (1.53%) VMware
12 3 (0.92%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.92%) Zend
13 2 (0.61%) Solace
13 2 (0.61%) TOWER Software
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