The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Architect
Rank 829 811 827
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 37 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.052% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.055% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 39
Average salary £72,500 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £115,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% +15.38%
SOA Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

SOA Architect Salary Trend in England

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in England

SOA Architect
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
London +17 31 £72,500 -9.37% 1
South East - 5 £115,000 -
SOA Architect
UK

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 92 (100.00%) SOA
2 63 (68.48%) Oracle
3 58 (63.04%) Middleware
4 52 (56.52%) Oracle Database
5 51 (55.43%) Java
6 50 (54.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 48 (52.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 48 (52.17%) Web Services
8 47 (51.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 43 (46.74%) Oracle Service Bus
9 43 (46.74%) Oracle BPM
10 41 (44.57%) Oracle ODI
10 41 (44.57%) UNIX
10 41 (44.57%) Linux
11 15 (16.30%) WebSphere
12 10 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (9.78%) Retail
14 8 (8.70%) REST
14 8 (8.70%) .NET
14 8 (8.70%) TIBCO
14 8 (8.70%) IBM
14 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.61%) J2EE
15 7 (7.61%) Banking
16 6 (6.52%) Finance
16 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
16 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
17 5 (5.43%) BPEL
17 5 (5.43%) Data Modelling
17 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 47 (51.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 43 (46.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (16.30%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) JBoss
5 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Office
1 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (46.74%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (56.52%) Oracle Database
2 50 (54.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 41 (44.57%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) XMLSpy
2 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.09%) Subversion
2 1 (1.09%) Maven
2 1 (1.09%) Ant
2 1 (1.09%) PVCS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.09%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.09%) JDeveloper
General
1 9 (9.78%) Retail
2 7 (7.61%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (63.04%) Middleware
2 48 (52.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 48 (52.17%) Web Services
3 8 (8.70%) .NET
3 8 (8.70%) REST
4 7 (7.61%) J2EE
5 5 (5.43%) XML
5 5 (5.43%) XSD
5 5 (5.43%) WSDL
6 4 (4.35%) XSLT
6 4 (4.35%) SOAP
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (2.17%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.09%) RESTful
9 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.09%) Spring
9 1 (1.09%) Java EE
9 1 (1.09%) Struts
9 1 (1.09%) CSS
9 1 (1.09%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.17%) Clustering
1 2 (2.17%) W3C
2 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.09%) Life Science
2 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.57%) UNIX
1 41 (44.57%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) AIX
2 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (5.43%) BPEL
4 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
4 5 (5.43%) UML
4 5 (5.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.35%) Service Management
5 4 (4.35%) B2B
6 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.26%) Time Management
7 2 (2.17%) Web Application Development
7 2 (2.17%) Unified Process
7 2 (2.17%) RUP
7 2 (2.17%) ERP
7 2 (2.17%) Coaching
7 2 (2.17%) Use Case
8 1 (1.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) Java
2 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 4 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 63 (68.48%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) IBM
2 8 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.17%) webMethods
5 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.09%) BroadVision
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Siebel
6 1 (1.09%) Sun
6 1 (1.09%) BEA
6 1 (1.09%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.09%) Retek
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago