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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 141 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2143 2368 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.33% 2.30% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.64% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1995 1993
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SOA
UK

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
80658 89775 92908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.84% 87.08% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68197 74243 75612
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -26 973 £70,000 +7.69% 118
South East +69 544 £50,000 -9.09% 38
Yorkshire +22 155 £56,000 +24.44% 13
West Midlands +1 120 £52,500 +10.52% 8
East of England -30 106 £60,000 - 14
South West -29 82 £52,500 +16.66% 14
North West -20 75 £55,000 +15.78% 19
East Midlands +16 53 £51,250 +7.89% 2
North East +10 22 £40,000 -20.00% 3
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 2603 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1822 (37.93%) Java
3 1617 (33.67%) .NET
4 1309 (27.25%) Web Services
5 1291 (26.88%) Finance
6 1283 (26.71%) JavaScript
7 1280 (26.65%) SQL
8 1249 (26.00%) Oracle
9 1234 (25.69%) C#
10 1052 (21.90%) HTML
11 1032 (21.49%) XML
12 1030 (21.44%) SQL Server
13 1000 (20.82%) Scrum
14 955 (19.88%) TDD
15 905 (18.84%) MVC
16 865 (18.01%) ASP.NET
17 853 (17.76%) Degree
18 847 (17.63%) CSS
19 797 (16.59%) OO
20 777 (16.18%) REST
21 697 (14.51%) Software Engineering
22 670 (13.95%) Microsoft
23 623 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
24 614 (12.78%) SOAP
25 605 (12.60%) TOGAF
26 601 (12.51%) Spring
27 571 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
28 564 (11.74%) Git (software)
29 551 (11.47%) Linux
30 536 (11.16%) SDLC

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
1 294 (6.12%) WebSphere
2 274 (5.70%) JBoss
3 237 (4.93%) Tomcat
4 181 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 145 (3.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 141 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 133 (2.77%) IIS
8 122 (2.54%) Apache
9 100 (2.08%) CMS
10 97 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
11 95 (1.98%) GlassFish
12 93 (1.94%) Apache Spark
13 80 (1.67%) Mule
14 77 (1.60%) WildFly
15 73 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
16 71 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
17 62 (1.29%) Jetty
17 62 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
18 54 (1.12%) Confluence
19 38 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 310 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 59 (1.23%) MS Office
3 40 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 21 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (0.44%) Gliffy
5 21 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.083%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.062%) DOC1
8 2 (0.042%) MS Project
9 1 (0.021%) CATIA
9 1 (0.021%) GIMP
9 1 (0.021%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 95 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
2 67 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 58 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
5 21 (0.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 20 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
6 20 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 19 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 13 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
9 12 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 9 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.19%) TIBCO iProcess
11 8 (0.17%) Eloqua
11 8 (0.17%) SAP Retail
12 7 (0.15%) Exstream
12 7 (0.15%) SAP ERP
13 6 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 6 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
14 5 (0.10%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 315 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 308 (6.41%) SaaS
3 265 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 134 (2.79%) PaaS
5 107 (2.23%) GitHub
6 86 (1.79%) IaaS
7 81 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
8 58 (1.21%) Force.com
9 31 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (0.40%) iPaaS
12 18 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 16 (0.33%) Amazon S3
13 16 (0.33%) Office 365
14 15 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (0.27%) CloudFront
15 13 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
16 12 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
16 12 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
17 11 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 132 (2.75%) Internet
2 131 (2.73%) HTTP
3 65 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 59 (1.23%) Intranet
5 51 (1.06%) SSL
6 41 (0.85%) Firewall
7 39 (0.81%) LDAP
8 38 (0.79%) SAN
9 25 (0.52%) DNS
10 23 (0.48%) HTTPS
11 22 (0.46%) VPN
12 21 (0.44%) LAN
13 19 (0.40%) WAN
14 17 (0.35%) NAS
15 16 (0.33%) ATM
16 14 (0.29%) Extranet
17 11 (0.23%) Wireless
18 10 (0.21%) IPv4
19 9 (0.19%) FTP
19 9 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1030 (21.44%) SQL Server
2 466 (9.70%) Relational Database
3 409 (8.52%) MySQL
4 370 (7.70%) NoSQL
5 308 (6.41%) MongoDB
6 236 (4.91%) Big Data
7 213 (4.43%) Hadoop
8 199 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
9 195 (4.06%) Oracle Database
10 190 (3.96%) RDBMS
11 183 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
12 161 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 154 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 149 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 100 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
16 99 (2.06%) DB2
17 92 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 92 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 87 (1.81%) Redis
19 75 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 564 (11.74%) Git (software)
2 456 (9.49%) Jenkins
3 278 (5.79%) Visual Studio
4 277 (5.77%) Subversion
5 265 (5.52%) JIRA
6 256 (5.33%) Selenium
6 256 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 243 (5.06%) JUnit
8 175 (3.64%) Cucumber
9 161 (3.35%) Maven
10 124 (2.58%) Hudson
11 118 (2.46%) NUnit
12 108 (2.25%) Eclipse
13 99 (2.06%) Ant
14 83 (1.73%) JBehave
15 78 (1.62%) RSpec
16 69 (1.44%) Mockito
17 63 (1.31%) SoapUI
18 59 (1.23%) Gradle
19 58 (1.21%) gulp
General
1 1291 (26.88%) Finance
2 474 (9.87%) Retail
3 449 (9.35%) Banking
4 206 (4.29%) Marketing
5 191 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 107 (2.23%) Games
7 98 (2.04%) Advertising
8 62 (1.29%) Billing
9 58 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.08%) Front Office
11 50 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 48 (1.00%) Back Office
12 48 (1.00%) Law
13 41 (0.85%) Legal
14 39 (0.81%) Publishing
15 34 (0.71%) Financial Institution
16 26 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 23 (0.48%) Electronics
18 21 (0.44%) International Banking
19 19 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2010 (41.85%) Developer
2 1512 (31.48%) Architect
3 702 (14.62%) Solutions Architect
4 616 (12.83%) Java Developer
5 608 (12.66%) .NET Developer
6 561 (11.68%) C# Developer
7 542 (11.28%) Senior Developer
8 411 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 219 (4.56%) Software Developer
10 218 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
11 203 (4.23%) Lead Developer
12 198 (4.12%) Technical Architect
13 193 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 192 (4.00%) Analyst
15 191 (3.98%) SOA Architect
16 189 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
17 188 (3.91%) Software Engineer
18 185 (3.85%) Integration Architect
19 175 (3.64%) Java Architect
20 169 (3.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1617 (33.67%) .NET
2 1309 (27.25%) Web Services
3 1052 (21.90%) HTML
4 1032 (21.49%) XML
5 865 (18.01%) ASP.NET
6 847 (17.63%) CSS
7 777 (16.18%) REST
8 614 (12.78%) SOAP
9 601 (12.51%) Spring
10 571 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 533 (11.10%) Middleware
12 507 (10.56%) AngularJS
13 500 (10.41%) RESTful
14 497 (10.35%) WCF
15 484 (10.08%) jQuery
16 469 (9.76%) .NET Framework
17 447 (9.31%) J2EE
18 426 (8.87%) Java EE
19 403 (8.39%) HTML5
20 389 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 489 (10.18%) Computer Science
2 483 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
3 378 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 191 (3.98%) Data Integration
5 181 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 178 (3.71%) N-Tier
7 159 (3.31%) Mathematics
8 156 (3.25%) Mobile App
9 149 (3.10%) User Experience
10 94 (1.96%) Client/Server
11 80 (1.67%) Data Centre
12 79 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 60 (1.25%) Virtual Team
14 59 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
15 57 (1.19%) Fintech
16 55 (1.15%) Data Structures
16 55 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
17 51 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
18 50 (1.04%) Algorithms
19 46 (0.96%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 551 (11.47%) Linux
2 449 (9.35%) Unix
3 430 (8.95%) Windows
4 112 (2.33%) Android
5 108 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 41 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 31 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 27 (0.56%) Solaris
10 24 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 20 (0.42%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.19%) AIX
13 9 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
14 8 (0.17%) CentOS
15 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
17 3 (0.062%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.062%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2603 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1000 (20.82%) Scrum
3 955 (19.88%) TDD
4 905 (18.84%) MVC
5 797 (16.59%) OO
6 697 (14.51%) Software Engineering
7 623 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
8 605 (12.60%) TOGAF
9 536 (11.16%) SDLC
10 517 (10.76%) UML
11 507 (10.56%) E-Commerce
12 435 (9.06%) Unit Testing
13 432 (8.99%) Mentoring
14 418 (8.70%) Microservices
15 375 (7.81%) Open Source
16 366 (7.62%) ITIL
17 355 (7.39%) Waterfall
18 354 (7.37%) DevOps
19 345 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture
20 343 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1822 (37.93%) Java
2 1283 (26.71%) JavaScript
3 1280 (26.65%) SQL
4 1234 (25.69%) C#
5 289 (6.02%) Python
6 247 (5.14%) PHP
7 244 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 237 (4.93%) C++
9 217 (4.52%) PL/SQL
10 194 (4.04%) Ruby
11 165 (3.44%) Scala
12 150 (3.12%) C
13 128 (2.67%) XPath
14 111 (2.31%) VB.NET
15 81 (1.69%) Perl
16 73 (1.52%) PowerShell
17 70 (1.46%) Shell Script
18 58 (1.21%) Bash Shell
18 58 (1.21%) TypeScript
19 55 (1.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 853 (17.76%) Degree
2 163 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 113 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 104 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 70 (1.46%) ISEB
6 60 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 55 (1.15%) MCSD
8 51 (1.06%) ISTQB
9 50 (1.04%) DV Cleared
10 30 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 22 (0.46%) MCTS
11 22 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
12 19 (0.40%) MCPD
12 19 (0.40%) OCP
13 16 (0.33%) PhD
14 12 (0.25%) CISSP
14 12 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 11 (0.23%) MCSE
16 10 (0.21%) BC Cleared
16 10 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 324 (6.75%) QA
2 74 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 31 (0.65%) COBIT
4 19 (0.40%) SLA
5 18 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.25%) DICOM
8 7 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.15%) SEPA
9 4 (0.083%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.062%) ISO20022
11 2 (0.042%) HL7
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.021%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 115 (2.39%) Docker
2 70 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 26 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 15 (0.31%) XenServer
8 13 (0.27%) KVM
8 13 (0.27%) vCloud
8 13 (0.27%) XenApp
8 13 (0.27%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.25%) Xen
10 10 (0.21%) PowerHA
10 10 (0.21%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.19%) Varnish
12 8 (0.17%) HDFS
12 8 (0.17%) iptables
13 5 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.062%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.062%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 113 (2.35%) Puppet
2 45 (0.94%) Ansible
3 24 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.40%) yum
5 15 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 14 (0.29%) Ambari
7 13 (0.27%) MOM
8 12 (0.25%) Kibana
9 11 (0.23%) Tivoli
10 10 (0.21%) Jitterbit
10 10 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
12 8 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (0.17%) Salt
13 7 (0.15%) Kubernetes
13 7 (0.15%) logstash
13 7 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 7 (0.15%) SCOM
14 6 (0.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1249 (26.00%) Oracle
2 670 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 285 (5.93%) IBM
4 178 (3.71%) SAP
5 148 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
6 134 (2.79%) TIBCO
7 112 (2.33%) webMethods
8 94 (1.96%) VMware
9 86 (1.79%) Google
10 79 (1.64%) MuleSoft
10 79 (1.64%) Twitter
11 75 (1.56%) HP
12 74 (1.54%) Informatica
13 62 (1.29%) Facebook
14 59 (1.23%) Red Hat
15 50 (1.04%) Cognizant
15 50 (1.04%) Sybase
16 48 (1.00%) hybris
17 45 (0.94%) BEA
18 42 (0.87%) Siebel
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Stock Options
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Car Allowance and Other Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hamlin Knight
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum plus monthly commission and fantastic company
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £0 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday