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 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 834 777 779
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 77 142 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 62 120 101
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £94,250
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 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
London -49 43 £76,250 +5.17% 2
East of England +8 15 £72,500 -7.93%
West Midlands -9 7 £75,000 +36.36%
North West +3 6 £70,000 +3.70%
South East -29 3 £75,000 +11.11%
East Midlands -1 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
SOA Architect
UK

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 171 (100.00%) SOA
2 67 (39.18%) Java
3 65 (38.01%) Oracle
4 51 (29.82%) Middleware
5 48 (28.07%) Finance
6 37 (21.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 35 (20.47%) TOGAF
8 34 (19.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (16.96%) E-Commerce
11 27 (15.79%) J2EE
12 24 (14.04%) .NET
13 23 (13.45%) Oracle Database
14 22 (12.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 22 (12.87%) SQL
14 22 (12.87%) Web Services
14 22 (12.87%) Telecoms
15 21 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
15 21 (12.28%) UML
16 20 (11.70%) Banking
17 19 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (10.53%) Retail
18 18 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
19 17 (9.94%) Presales
20 16 (9.36%) Degree
20 16 (9.36%) PL/SQL
20 16 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
21 15 (8.77%) XML
21 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
21 15 (8.77%) WebSphere

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (12.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (8.77%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.51%) JBoss
3 6 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.34%) CICS
4 4 (2.34%) Node.js
5 3 (1.75%) CMS
5 3 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.17%) MTS
6 2 (1.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.58%) Apache
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.58%) Documentum
7 1 (0.58%) FileNet
7 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) Oracle CX
2 7 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.51%) PaaS
4 5 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.34%) SaaS
6 3 (1.75%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) DNS
1 2 (1.17%) HTTP
1 2 (1.17%) LDAP
1 2 (1.17%) SSL
2 1 (0.58%) FTP
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) LAN
2 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.45%) Oracle Database
2 19 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.51%) Big Data
4 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.92%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.34%) MySQL
7 3 (1.75%) DB2
7 3 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.58%) OLTP
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.75%) JUnit
3 3 (1.75%) NUnit
3 3 (1.75%) Selenium
3 3 (1.75%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.17%) Ant
4 2 (1.17%) Hudson
4 2 (1.17%) JIRA
4 2 (1.17%) Maven
4 2 (1.17%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.58%) Gradle
5 1 (0.58%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.58%) Toad
5 1 (0.58%) Yeoman
General
1 48 (28.07%) Finance
2 22 (12.87%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.70%) Banking
4 18 (10.53%) Retail
5 8 (4.68%) Games
6 3 (1.75%) Back Office
6 3 (1.75%) Legal
7 2 (1.17%) Front Office
7 2 (1.17%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.82%) Middleware
2 34 (19.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 27 (15.79%) J2EE
4 24 (14.04%) .NET
5 22 (12.87%) Web Services
6 15 (8.77%) XML
7 13 (7.60%) RESTful
8 11 (6.43%) Oracle ADF
8 11 (6.43%) SOAP
9 9 (5.26%) Java EE
10 7 (4.09%) HTML
10 7 (4.09%) XSD
11 6 (3.51%) REST
11 6 (3.51%) XML Schema
12 5 (2.92%) XSLT
13 4 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (2.34%) FpML
13 4 (2.34%) jQuery
14 3 (1.75%) CSS
14 3 (1.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.92%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.34%) Derivative
5 4 (2.34%) Equities
5 4 (2.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (2.34%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.34%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.75%) FMCG
6 3 (1.75%) IPTV
6 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.75%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.17%) CMDB
7 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.17%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.34%) Windows
2 3 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Unix
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) SOA
2 37 (21.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 35 (20.47%) TOGAF
4 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (16.96%) E-Commerce
6 21 (12.28%) UML
7 17 (9.94%) Presales
8 16 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.02%) CRM
10 12 (7.02%) Open Source
10 12 (7.02%) Workflow
11 11 (6.43%) EAI
11 11 (6.43%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (5.26%) SDLC
13 8 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (4.68%) Information Architecture
13 8 (4.68%) Workflow Management
14 7 (4.09%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (4.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.18%) Java
2 22 (12.87%) SQL
3 16 (9.36%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.43%) C#
5 7 (4.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.51%) PHP
7 3 (1.75%) COBOL
7 3 (1.75%) Python
7 3 (1.75%) Scala
8 2 (1.17%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) Groovy
9 1 (0.58%) VB
9 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) QA
1 2 (1.17%) SEPA
2 1 (0.58%) COBIT
2 1 (0.58%) P3O
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) Puppet
2 2 (1.17%) Ansible
2 2 (1.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 65 (38.01%) Oracle
2 14 (8.19%) TIBCO
3 7 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.92%) IBM
5 2 (1.17%) BMC
5 2 (1.17%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.17%) HP
5 2 (1.17%) Remedy
5 2 (1.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.17%) Splunk
6 1 (0.58%) Avaya
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco
6 1 (0.58%) Genesys
6 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.58%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.58%) Pega
6 1 (0.58%) Siebel
6 1 (0.58%) webMethods
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