The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
UK / England
Rank 128 113 146
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1928 2626 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.45% 2.75% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.11% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 2145 1692
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69855 84428 85063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.80% 88.34% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57847 70926 70359
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOA
Salary Trend in England

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

SOA Salary Trend in England

SOA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in England

SOA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 997 £67,500 +3.84% 112
South East +37 325 £60,000 +14.28% 41
East of England +26 187 £48,500 -19.16% 21
North West -50 108 £52,500 +5.00% 24
Yorkshire -10 105 £47,500 - 11
West Midlands -52 82 £47,500 -8.65% 9
South West -60 71 £62,000 +31.06% 9
East Midlands +22 52 £47,500 +9.19% 6
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2122 (51.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1736 (42.28%) Java
3 1236 (30.10%) .NET
4 1182 (28.79%) Web Services
5 1110 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 1100 (26.79%) C#
7 1011 (24.62%) SQL
8 987 (24.04%) HTML
9 946 (23.04%) Oracle
10 914 (22.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 905 (22.04%) SQL Server
12 898 (21.87%) Finance
13 889 (21.65%) TDD
14 870 (21.19%) XML
15 841 (20.48%) MVC
16 839 (20.43%) Scrum
17 733 (17.85%) CSS
18 730 (17.78%) Microsoft
19 683 (16.63%) OO
20 674 (16.42%) REST
21 584 (14.22%) ASP.NET
22 568 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
23 544 (13.25%) Software Engineering
24 537 (13.08%) Linux
25 516 (12.57%) Spring
26 514 (12.52%) Microservices
27 503 (12.25%) SOAP
28 477 (11.62%) Relational Database
29 475 (11.57%) Git (software)
30 473 (11.52%) WCF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 914 (22.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 252 (6.14%) WebLogic
3 240 (5.85%) JBoss
4 231 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 175 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 139 (3.39%) IIS
7 130 (3.17%) CMS
8 129 (3.14%) SharePoint
9 126 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
9 126 (3.07%) Oracle Service Bus
10 113 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
11 108 (2.63%) Apache
12 66 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
13 64 (1.56%) Mule
14 56 (1.36%) Umbraco
15 52 (1.27%) NServiceBus
16 45 (1.10%) Confluence
16 45 (1.10%) Mule ESB
17 36 (0.88%) Apache Spark
18 35 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 251 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.02%) MS Office
3 27 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.27%) Simulink
6 10 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.22%) GIMP
8 5 (0.12%) MS Project
9 4 (0.097%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.097%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.049%) Mingle
11 1 (0.024%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 50 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 44 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
5 36 (0.88%) SAP ERP
6 28 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
7 27 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
8 26 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
8 26 (0.63%) SAP ECC
8 26 (0.63%) SAP HR
9 22 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
10 21 (0.51%) SAP MDM
11 13 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
11 13 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
11 13 (0.32%) SAP CRM
12 8 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
12 8 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
13 7 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
14 6 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 443 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 381 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 225 (5.48%) SaaS
4 89 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 81 (1.97%) PaaS
6 60 (1.46%) IaaS
7 52 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
8 40 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 39 (0.95%) Office 365
10 30 (0.73%) GitHub
11 18 (0.44%) Boomi
12 16 (0.39%) Force.com
13 15 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
14 14 (0.34%) OpenShift
15 9 (0.22%) Heroku
15 9 (0.22%) Oracle CX
16 8 (0.19%) Amazon S3
16 8 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
17 7 (0.17%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (4.16%) HTTP
2 137 (3.34%) Internet
3 98 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 92 (2.24%) Firewall
5 72 (1.75%) FTP
6 64 (1.56%) SSL
7 50 (1.22%) ATM
8 36 (0.88%) Intranet
9 27 (0.66%) HTTPS
10 24 (0.58%) DNS
11 23 (0.56%) AMQP
11 23 (0.56%) Network Security
12 17 (0.41%) LDAP
13 15 (0.37%) DHCP
14 14 (0.34%) Junos
14 14 (0.34%) VPN
15 12 (0.29%) LAN
15 12 (0.29%) WAN
16 11 (0.27%) Skype
17 9 (0.22%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 905 (22.04%) SQL Server
2 477 (11.62%) Relational Database
3 446 (10.86%) NoSQL
4 324 (7.89%) MySQL
5 212 (5.16%) Big Data
6 211 (5.14%) MongoDB
7 198 (4.82%) Oracle Database
8 177 (4.31%) RDBMS
9 162 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 158 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
11 157 (3.82%) Redis
12 138 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 130 (3.17%) Hadoop
14 124 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
15 91 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 87 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
17 82 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 73 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
19 64 (1.56%) DB2
20 57 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 475 (11.57%) Git (software)
2 296 (7.21%) Jenkins
3 234 (5.70%) Maven
4 217 (5.28%) Selenium
5 211 (5.14%) Visual Studio
6 205 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 193 (4.70%) JIRA
8 172 (4.19%) Subversion
9 167 (4.07%) JUnit
10 132 (3.21%) TeamCity
11 121 (2.95%) Cucumber
12 106 (2.58%) Ant
13 83 (2.02%) SoapUI
14 78 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
15 68 (1.66%) Gradle
16 67 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 60 (1.46%) Eclipse
18 57 (1.39%) SpecFlow
19 49 (1.19%) IntelliJ
20 45 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 898 (21.87%) Finance
2 457 (11.13%) Retail
3 249 (6.06%) Banking
4 134 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 105 (2.56%) Marketing
6 80 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 57 (1.39%) Games
8 49 (1.19%) Back Office
9 48 (1.17%) Publishing
10 46 (1.12%) Advertising
11 38 (0.93%) Local Government
12 34 (0.83%) Military
13 29 (0.71%) Legal
14 28 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.63%) Retail Banking
16 24 (0.58%) Front Office
17 22 (0.54%) Investment Banking
18 21 (0.51%) Billing
19 20 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
20 19 (0.46%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1647 (40.11%) Developer
2 1226 (29.86%) Architect
3 620 (15.10%) Solutions Architect
4 548 (13.35%) Java Developer
5 481 (11.71%) Senior Developer
6 417 (10.16%) .NET Developer
7 385 (9.38%) C# Developer
8 245 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 228 (5.55%) Consultant
10 176 (4.29%) Technical Architect
11 173 (4.21%) Software Developer
12 168 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 168 (4.09%) Software Engineer
13 139 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
13 139 (3.39%) SOA Architect
14 138 (3.36%) Analyst
15 129 (3.14%) Integration Architect
16 126 (3.07%) Lead Developer
17 125 (3.04%) Senior C# Developer
18 117 (2.85%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1236 (30.10%) .NET
2 1182 (28.79%) Web Services
3 987 (24.04%) HTML
4 870 (21.19%) XML
5 733 (17.85%) CSS
6 674 (16.42%) REST
7 584 (14.22%) ASP.NET
8 516 (12.57%) Spring
9 503 (12.25%) SOAP
10 473 (11.52%) WCF
11 472 (11.50%) AngularJS
12 466 (11.35%) RESTful
13 461 (11.23%) HTML5
14 452 (11.01%) Middleware
15 443 (10.79%) jQuery
16 389 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 358 (8.72%) .NET Framework
18 345 (8.40%) JSON
19 321 (7.82%) J2EE
20 314 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 457 (11.13%) Enterprise Software
2 309 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 279 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
4 168 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 147 (3.58%) N-Tier
6 134 (3.26%) User Experience
7 97 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 85 (2.07%) Data Centre
9 78 (1.90%) Fintech
10 68 (1.66%) Client/Server
11 67 (1.63%) Data Structures
12 66 (1.61%) iPad
13 54 (1.32%) Algorithms
13 54 (1.32%) Clustering
14 45 (1.10%) Blog
15 34 (0.83%) DataPower
16 29 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 29 (0.71%) Online Games
17 27 (0.66%) Derivative
18 25 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 537 (13.08%) Linux
2 333 (8.11%) Windows
3 307 (7.48%) Unix
4 81 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 67 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (1.19%) Android
7 42 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (0.97%) Solaris
9 38 (0.93%) Mac OS X
10 35 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.27%) AIX
12 9 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.17%) zOS
14 5 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.097%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.049%) CentOS
16 2 (0.049%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.049%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2122 (51.68%) Agile Software Development
2 889 (21.65%) TDD
3 841 (20.48%) MVC
4 839 (20.43%) Scrum
5 683 (16.63%) OO
6 568 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
7 544 (13.25%) Software Engineering
8 514 (12.52%) Microservices
9 447 (10.89%) E-Commerce
10 431 (10.50%) SDLC
11 424 (10.33%) DevOps
11 424 (10.33%) TOGAF
12 402 (9.79%) UML
13 387 (9.43%) Unit Testing
14 360 (8.77%) Mentoring
15 347 (8.45%) Open Source
16 341 (8.30%) Enterprise Architecture
17 280 (6.82%) BDD
18 254 (6.19%) SOLID
19 234 (5.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1736 (42.28%) Java
2 1110 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 1100 (26.79%) C#
4 1011 (24.62%) SQL
5 332 (8.09%) Python
6 208 (5.07%) T-SQL
7 188 (4.58%) PHP
8 152 (3.70%) C++
9 140 (3.41%) C
10 118 (2.87%) PowerShell
11 113 (2.75%) Go
11 113 (2.75%) PL/SQL
12 109 (2.65%) Scala
13 87 (2.12%) Ruby
14 78 (1.90%) XPath
15 74 (1.80%) VB.NET
16 72 (1.75%) TypeScript
17 52 (1.27%) Perl
18 46 (1.12%) Groovy
19 35 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 462 (11.25%) Degree
2 206 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 121 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 69 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (0.88%) ISEB
6 34 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 30 (0.73%) CISSP
8 26 (0.63%) CISA
8 26 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 26 (0.63%) GCED
8 26 (0.63%) GCFA
8 26 (0.63%) GPEN
8 26 (0.63%) GPPA
8 26 (0.63%) GSNA
8 26 (0.63%) GSSP-JAVA
8 26 (0.63%) GWAPT
9 23 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 18 (0.44%) MCSD
11 16 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (6.23%) QA
2 59 (1.44%) Data Quality
2 59 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 31 (0.75%) SLA
4 25 (0.61%) COBIT
5 18 (0.44%) SDET
6 15 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.19%) HIPAA
8 8 (0.19%) HL7
9 6 (0.15%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.049%) FISMA
11 1 (0.024%) GAAP
11 1 (0.024%) GCP
11 1 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 183 (4.46%) Docker
2 38 (0.93%) Varnish
3 36 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 18 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.32%) vCloud
8 11 (0.27%) vSphere
9 9 (0.22%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.097%) HDFS
11 4 (0.097%) KVM
11 4 (0.097%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.097%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.073%) Ceph
12 3 (0.073%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.049%) iptables
13 2 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 120 (2.92%) Puppet
2 72 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (0.88%) Ansible
4 30 (0.73%) Kibana
5 27 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
6 24 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 22 (0.54%) Kubernetes
8 21 (0.51%) Terraform
9 17 (0.41%) MOM
9 17 (0.41%) TIBCO Hawk
10 15 (0.37%) Grafana
11 14 (0.34%) StatsD
12 9 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
12 9 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 9 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 8 (0.19%) Perfmon
13 8 (0.19%) Tivoli
13 8 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 7 (0.17%) Salt
15 6 (0.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 946 (23.04%) Oracle
2 730 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 279 (6.79%) IBM
4 143 (3.48%) SAP
5 119 (2.90%) TIBCO
6 118 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
7 101 (2.46%) Google
8 91 (2.22%) VMware
9 82 (2.00%) Red Hat
10 61 (1.49%) Informatica
10 61 (1.49%) webMethods
11 51 (1.24%) Sitecore
12 48 (1.17%) hybris
13 47 (1.14%) MuleSoft
14 44 (1.07%) Solace
15 43 (1.05%) Pega
15 43 (1.05%) Sybase
16 42 (1.02%) HP
17 40 (0.97%) Tableau
18 37 (0.90%) Rackspace
Luton, Bedfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £55000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 36 minutes ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Hackathons, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 10% Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago