The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 249 257 250
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 15 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.14% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.14% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 1
Average salary £72,500 £78,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% +62.37%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
SOA Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the East of England region.

SOA Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

SOA Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +10 9 £72,500 +7.40%
Essex -2 6 £82,500 -
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited SOA Architect in their job title 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 with SOA Architect in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) SOA
2 17 (45.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (37.84%) Oracle
4 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
5 11 (29.73%) Finance
5 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
6 9 (24.32%) Banking
6 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
6 9 (24.32%) Degree
6 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
6 9 (24.32%) TIBCO
6 9 (24.32%) Middleware
7 8 (21.62%) EAI
8 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
8 7 (18.92%) Information Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) .NET
10 5 (13.51%) Java
10 5 (13.51%) Puppet
10 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.51%) Couchbase
10 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.81%) C#
12 3 (8.11%) JUnit
12 3 (8.11%) NUnit
12 3 (8.11%) Cucumber

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited SOA Architect in their job title 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 with SOA Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.11%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Couchbase
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.11%) JUnit
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
2 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.41%) Ant
3 2 (5.41%) Hudson
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Middleware
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) SOA
2 17 (45.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
4 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
5 8 (21.62%) EAI
6 7 (18.92%) Information Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.11%) Kanban
9 3 (8.11%) Open Source
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.41%) DevOps
10 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
10 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (2.70%) API Design
11 1 (2.70%) SDLC
11 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
11 1 (2.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.41%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy