The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Developer
Rank 854 829 848
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 18 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 27
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +11.11%
SOA Developer
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOA Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

SOA Developer Salary Trend in England

SOA Developer
Salary Histogram in England

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

SOA Developer Salary Histogram in England

SOA Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 -29 10 £56,250 +2.27%
Yorkshire - 8 £44,750 -
SOA Developer
UK

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) SOA
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 13 (61.90%) Middleware
4 12 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 12 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (52.38%) UNIX
6 10 (47.62%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (47.62%) Finance
7 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (42.86%) BPEL
7 9 (42.86%) Solaris
7 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 9 (42.86%) Java
7 9 (42.86%) Apache
7 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
7 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
7 9 (42.86%) WebLogic Portal
7 9 (42.86%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
7 9 (42.86%) HTTP
7 9 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) Banking
9 3 (14.29%) J2EE
10 2 (9.52%) HTML

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 9 (42.86%) Apache
2 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (42.86%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Middleware
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (42.86%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.52%) J2ME
6 2 (9.52%) J2SE
6 2 (9.52%) WSDL
6 2 (9.52%) Java ME
6 2 (9.52%) Java SE
6 2 (9.52%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.76%) WebCenter
7 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
7 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) UNIX
2 9 (42.86%) Solaris
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (42.86%) BPEL
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) HP