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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 130 138 135
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2291 2368 2728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.49% 2.32% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 2.69% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1970 2042
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
80786 88184 95552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.24% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68134 72520 78317
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -5 1107 £70,000 +12.00% 127
South East +33 440 £50,000 -9.09% 50
West Midlands +20 190 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Yorkshire +44 172 £52,500 +12.00% 16
East of England -19 122 £60,900 +5.91% 14
South West -4 82 £44,500 +4.70% 18
North West -36 82 £50,000 +5.82% 22
East Midlands +36 65 £50,000 -6.46% 4
North East +9 19 £40,000 -20.00% 7
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2692 (54.54%) Agile Software Development
2 1872 (37.93%) Java
3 1572 (31.85%) .NET
4 1348 (27.31%) Web Services
5 1313 (26.60%) SQL
6 1280 (25.93%) Finance
7 1267 (25.67%) Oracle
8 1254 (25.41%) JavaScript
9 1186 (24.03%) C#
10 1073 (21.74%) XML
11 1058 (21.43%) HTML
12 1048 (21.23%) Scrum
13 1016 (20.58%) SQL Server
14 997 (20.20%) TDD
15 918 (18.60%) Degree
16 855 (17.32%) ASP.NET
17 842 (17.06%) CSS
18 828 (16.77%) MVC
19 781 (15.82%) OO
20 761 (15.42%) REST
21 731 (14.81%) Software Engineering
22 682 (13.82%) Microsoft
23 634 (12.84%) Spring
24 600 (12.16%) SOAP
25 596 (12.07%) Middleware
26 588 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
27 587 (11.89%) TOGAF
28 576 (11.67%) SDLC
29 568 (11.51%) RESTful
30 551 (11.16%) E-Commerce

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
1 343 (6.95%) WebSphere
2 310 (6.28%) JBoss
3 264 (5.35%) Tomcat
4 218 (4.42%) Node.js
5 178 (3.61%) WebLogic
6 138 (2.80%) SharePoint
7 137 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 128 (2.59%) IIS
9 126 (2.55%) GlassFish
10 116 (2.35%) Apache
11 109 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
12 94 (1.90%) Mule
13 90 (1.82%) WildFly
14 88 (1.78%) CMS
15 87 (1.76%) Apache Spark
16 85 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
17 73 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
18 61 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
19 55 (1.11%) Jetty
20 42 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 319 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 54 (1.09%) MS Office
3 44 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (0.85%) Photoshop
5 22 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.43%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
7 20 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.12%) SPSS
9 4 (0.081%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.061%) DOC1
11 2 (0.041%) MS Project
12 1 (0.020%) CATIA
12 1 (0.020%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 83 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 78 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 58 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 40 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
5 27 (0.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 20 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
7 19 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
8 18 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 14 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 12 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
11 12 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 11 (0.22%) TIBCO iProcess
13 10 (0.20%) Eloqua
14 9 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
14 9 (0.18%) Temenos T24
15 8 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
15 8 (0.16%) SAP Retail
16 7 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
16 7 (0.14%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 355 (7.19%) SaaS
2 281 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 249 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 124 (2.51%) PaaS
5 118 (2.39%) GitHub
6 87 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
7 70 (1.42%) IaaS
8 69 (1.40%) Force.com
9 31 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 29 (0.59%) iPaaS
11 24 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 22 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 18 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
14 15 (0.30%) Heroku
15 11 (0.22%) IBM SmartCloud
16 10 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (0.20%) Boomi
16 10 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (3.10%) Internet
2 131 (2.65%) HTTP
3 65 (1.32%) SSL
4 53 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 51 (1.03%) SAN
6 47 (0.95%) Intranet
7 42 (0.85%) LAN
8 40 (0.81%) Firewall
9 33 (0.67%) LDAP
10 29 (0.59%) WAN
11 23 (0.47%) HTTPS
12 22 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (0.43%) DNS
14 20 (0.41%) VPN
15 18 (0.36%) WLAN
16 16 (0.32%) NAS
17 15 (0.30%) ATM
17 15 (0.30%) Extranet
18 13 (0.26%) WebEx
18 13 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1016 (20.58%) SQL Server
2 497 (10.07%) Relational Database
3 432 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 378 (7.66%) MySQL
5 327 (6.62%) MongoDB
6 290 (5.88%) Big Data
7 230 (4.66%) Hadoop
8 224 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
9 220 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
10 215 (4.36%) RDBMS
11 212 (4.29%) Oracle Database
12 177 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 168 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 163 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 110 (2.23%) DB2
16 108 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
17 104 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
18 101 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 99 (2.01%) Redis
20 86 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 531 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 499 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 306 (6.20%) Selenium
4 278 (5.63%) JUnit
5 265 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 265 (5.37%) Visual Studio
6 259 (5.25%) JIRA
7 247 (5.00%) Subversion
8 190 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 187 (3.79%) Maven
10 180 (3.65%) Hudson
11 133 (2.69%) NUnit
12 104 (2.11%) RSpec
13 101 (2.05%) Eclipse
14 95 (1.92%) JBehave
15 94 (1.90%) Ant
16 59 (1.20%) gulp
17 58 (1.18%) SoapUI
18 51 (1.03%) Jasmine
19 50 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1280 (25.93%) Finance
2 477 (9.66%) Retail
3 448 (9.08%) Banking
4 235 (4.76%) Marketing
5 207 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 111 (2.25%) Games
7 102 (2.07%) Billing
8 101 (2.05%) Advertising
9 71 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 67 (1.36%) Law
11 61 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 53 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 49 (0.99%) Front Office
14 48 (0.97%) Legal
15 36 (0.73%) Back Office
16 30 (0.61%) Local Government
17 25 (0.51%) Publishing
18 24 (0.49%) Retail Banking
19 21 (0.43%) Electronics
19 21 (0.43%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 2142 (43.40%) Developer
2 1485 (30.09%) Architect
3 657 (13.31%) Solutions Architect
4 635 (12.86%) Java Developer
5 609 (12.34%) .NET Developer
6 588 (11.91%) Senior Developer
7 559 (11.32%) C# Developer
8 441 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 240 (4.86%) Lead Developer
10 236 (4.78%) Analyst
11 228 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
12 216 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
13 205 (4.15%) Software Engineer
14 202 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 197 (3.99%) Integration Architect
16 191 (3.87%) Technical Architect
17 187 (3.79%) Software Developer
18 165 (3.34%) Java Architect
19 164 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 161 (3.26%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1572 (31.85%) .NET
2 1348 (27.31%) Web Services
3 1073 (21.74%) XML
4 1058 (21.43%) HTML
5 855 (17.32%) ASP.NET
6 842 (17.06%) CSS
7 761 (15.42%) REST
8 634 (12.84%) Spring
9 600 (12.16%) SOAP
10 596 (12.07%) Middleware
11 568 (11.51%) RESTful
12 541 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 534 (10.82%) AngularJS
14 484 (9.81%) J2EE
15 482 (9.76%) jQuery
16 454 (9.20%) Java EE
17 445 (9.02%) .NET Framework
18 444 (9.00%) WCF
19 436 (8.83%) JMS
20 414 (8.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 497 (10.07%) Computer Science
2 488 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 381 (7.72%) Enterprise Software
4 210 (4.25%) Data Integration
5 207 (4.19%) Mathematics
6 201 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 180 (3.65%) User Experience
8 174 (3.53%) N-Tier
9 160 (3.24%) Mobile App
10 101 (2.05%) Client/Server
11 95 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 82 (1.66%) Data Centre
13 68 (1.38%) Data Structures
14 65 (1.32%) Mainframe
15 56 (1.13%) Fintech
15 56 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
16 55 (1.11%) Derivative
17 54 (1.09%) Algorithms
18 52 (1.05%) DataPower
19 47 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 539 (10.92%) Linux
2 460 (9.32%) Unix
3 404 (8.18%) Windows
4 125 (2.53%) Android
5 112 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 34 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (0.69%) Solaris
7 31 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 17 (0.34%) AIX
9 16 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.30%) Windows Phone
11 12 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.22%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.10%) MVS
14 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.081%) zOS
16 3 (0.061%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.061%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2692 (54.54%) Agile Software Development
2 1048 (21.23%) Scrum
3 997 (20.20%) TDD
4 828 (16.77%) MVC
5 781 (15.82%) OO
6 731 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 588 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
8 587 (11.89%) TOGAF
9 576 (11.67%) SDLC
10 551 (11.16%) E-Commerce
11 487 (9.87%) UML
11 487 (9.87%) Unit Testing
12 467 (9.46%) Mentoring
13 388 (7.86%) Open Source
14 386 (7.82%) Waterfall
15 374 (7.58%) Microservices
16 361 (7.31%) Enterprise Architecture
17 346 (7.01%) Analytics
18 344 (6.97%) ITIL
19 337 (6.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1872 (37.93%) Java
2 1313 (26.60%) SQL
3 1254 (25.41%) JavaScript
4 1186 (24.03%) C#
5 280 (5.67%) Python
6 263 (5.33%) PHP
7 252 (5.11%) T-SQL
8 242 (4.90%) C++
9 212 (4.29%) Ruby
10 193 (3.91%) PL/SQL
11 181 (3.67%) C
12 153 (3.10%) Scala
13 142 (2.88%) XPath
14 111 (2.25%) VB.NET
15 90 (1.82%) Groovy
16 76 (1.54%) PowerShell
17 72 (1.46%) VB
18 71 (1.44%) Perl
19 58 (1.18%) Apex Code
20 56 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 918 (18.60%) Degree
2 164 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 105 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 94 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 82 (1.66%) ISEB
6 68 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 48 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 48 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 42 (0.85%) MCSD
9 24 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 20 (0.41%) MCTS
11 19 (0.38%) MBA
12 17 (0.34%) MCPD
13 16 (0.32%) BC Cleared
14 15 (0.30%) MCP
14 15 (0.30%) PMI Certification
15 13 (0.26%) PhD
16 12 (0.24%) Sun Certification
17 11 (0.22%) MCSE
18 10 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (6.83%) QA
2 75 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 35 (0.71%) COBIT
4 28 (0.57%) SLA
5 25 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.081%) COSO
8 4 (0.081%) DICOM
8 4 (0.081%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.081%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.081%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.061%) ISO20022
9 3 (0.061%) SEPA
10 2 (0.041%) HL7
10 2 (0.041%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.041%) SDET
11 1 (0.020%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.020%) ISO15022
System Software
1 122 (2.47%) Docker
2 66 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (1.11%) Active Directory
4 27 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 23 (0.47%) Varnish
6 22 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (0.30%) iptables
9 14 (0.28%) KVM
10 10 (0.20%) PowerHA
10 10 (0.20%) vCloud
10 10 (0.20%) VirtualBox
10 10 (0.20%) XenServer
11 8 (0.16%) HDFS
11 8 (0.16%) Xen
11 8 (0.16%) XenApp
12 7 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.081%) vSphere
15 3 (0.061%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 113 (2.29%) Puppet
2 27 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (0.43%) Ansible
4 18 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (0.36%) yum
5 15 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (0.24%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.22%) TIBCO Hawk
7 11 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 10 (0.20%) Jitterbit
9 8 (0.16%) Ambari
9 8 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (0.16%) Kibana
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.16%) Salt
10 7 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
10 7 (0.14%) CloudHub
10 7 (0.14%) Control-M
10 7 (0.14%) HP SiteScope
10 7 (0.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 1267 (25.67%) Oracle
2 682 (13.82%) Microsoft
3 316 (6.40%) IBM
4 181 (3.67%) SAP
5 180 (3.65%) TIBCO
6 163 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
7 119 (2.41%) webMethods
8 106 (2.15%) Informatica
9 86 (1.74%) Twitter
10 85 (1.72%) HP
11 84 (1.70%) VMware
12 82 (1.66%) Google
13 81 (1.64%) Facebook
14 77 (1.56%) MuleSoft
15 56 (1.13%) BEA
16 52 (1.05%) Cognizant
17 50 (1.01%) hybris
18 48 (0.97%) Sybase
19 47 (0.95%) Siebel
20 46 (0.93%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
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: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Runpath
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefitss
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus an annual variable bonus (10%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Keynetix
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44797.20 - £48692.40 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £100000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago