The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 114 144 119
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2570 2143 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.75% 2.19% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.57% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2104 1713 1954
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,180
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
81228 83405 83485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.24% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 69158 67158
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in England

SOA
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 13 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 +40 1333 £65,000 -1.51% 173
South East -18 372 £51,000 -7.27% 28
East of England -5 175 £60,000 - 18
West Midlands +51 167 £52,500 +16.66% 29
South West +10 166 £47,304 +5.12% 17
Yorkshire +36 153 £45,000 - 24
North West +43 146 £50,000 +17.64% 27
East Midlands -4 39 £39,500 -24.76% 8
North East +11 5 £55,000 - 3
Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 1
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing SOA also 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 that cited SOA.

1 2813 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1990 (38.48%) Java
3 1452 (28.08%) .NET
4 1429 (27.63%) Oracle
4 1429 (27.63%) Web Services
5 1354 (26.18%) SQL
6 1298 (25.10%) Finance
7 1131 (21.87%) C#
8 1120 (21.66%) JavaScript
9 1112 (21.50%) TDD
10 1064 (20.58%) XML
11 1049 (20.29%) Scrum
12 1045 (20.21%) SQL Server
13 960 (18.57%) HTML
14 839 (16.23%) Degree
15 756 (14.62%) CSS
16 754 (14.58%) MVC
17 747 (14.45%) Middleware
18 729 (14.10%) ASP.NET
19 722 (13.96%) OO
20 705 (13.63%) REST
21 704 (13.61%) Spring
22 693 (13.40%) Microsoft
23 674 (13.03%) Software Engineering
24 644 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
25 628 (12.14%) SOAP
26 587 (11.35%) SDLC
27 554 (10.71%) RESTful
28 547 (10.58%) Linux
29 545 (10.54%) AngularJS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing SOA also 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 that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 316 (6.11%) WebSphere
2 297 (5.74%) JBoss
3 239 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 228 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 219 (4.24%) Node.js
6 189 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 163 (3.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 148 (2.86%) Apache
9 145 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
10 141 (2.73%) IIS
11 133 (2.57%) SharePoint
12 123 (2.38%) CMS
13 102 (1.97%) Mule
14 101 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
15 88 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
16 74 (1.43%) GlassFish
17 46 (0.89%) MQSeries
18 44 (0.85%) CICS
18 44 (0.85%) Liferay
19 41 (0.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 324 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 31 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 30 (0.58%) MS Office
4 29 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.23%) SPSS
7 9 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.039%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.039%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.019%) CATIA
10 1 (0.019%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 192 (3.71%) Oracle EBS
2 122 (2.36%) Oracle BPM
3 102 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
4 61 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 43 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 41 (0.79%) Oracle Retail
7 28 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
8 24 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
9 16 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
10 14 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (0.27%) Temenos T24
11 12 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 11 (0.21%) Eloqua
12 11 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (0.15%) Fredhopper
14 8 (0.15%) Maximo
14 8 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 7 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 342 (6.61%) SaaS
2 250 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 249 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
4 85 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 82 (1.59%) PaaS
6 80 (1.55%) IaaS
7 66 (1.28%) Force.com
8 65 (1.26%) GitHub
9 27 (0.52%) iPaaS
10 22 (0.43%) OpenShift
11 18 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
12 17 (0.33%) Heroku
13 16 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 16 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.21%) Boomi
14 11 (0.21%) Taleo
15 10 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
15 10 (0.19%) Oracle CX
16 9 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 151 (2.92%) Internet
2 127 (2.46%) HTTP
3 73 (1.41%) SSL
4 59 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 57 (1.10%) LAN
6 54 (1.04%) SAN
7 41 (0.79%) Firewall
8 36 (0.70%) WAN
9 35 (0.68%) LDAP
10 25 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (0.44%) WLAN
12 19 (0.37%) Intranet
12 19 (0.37%) NAS
13 18 (0.35%) HTTPS
14 17 (0.33%) Ethernet
14 17 (0.33%) VLAN
15 16 (0.31%) DNS
16 15 (0.29%) FTP
17 13 (0.25%) Extranet
17 13 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1045 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 480 (9.28%) Relational Database
3 409 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 396 (7.66%) Oracle Database
5 264 (5.11%) MongoDB
6 244 (4.72%) Big Data
7 240 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
8 238 (4.60%) MySQL
9 189 (3.65%) RDBMS
10 184 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 175 (3.38%) Hadoop
12 163 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 163 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
13 136 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 134 (2.59%) Redis
15 127 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 115 (2.22%) DB2
17 112 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
18 111 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
19 93 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 517 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 433 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 395 (7.64%) Maven
4 347 (6.71%) JUnit
5 289 (5.59%) Selenium
6 276 (5.34%) Subversion
7 229 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 225 (4.35%) JIRA
9 189 (3.65%) NUnit
9 189 (3.65%) Visual Studio
10 139 (2.69%) Ant
11 132 (2.55%) Hudson
12 126 (2.44%) Cucumber
13 94 (1.82%) Eclipse
13 94 (1.82%) TeamCity
14 82 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 64 (1.24%) RSpec
16 61 (1.18%) SoapUI
17 59 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
18 57 (1.10%) IntelliJ
General
1 1298 (25.10%) Finance
2 415 (8.03%) Retail
3 367 (7.10%) Banking
4 189 (3.65%) Marketing
5 176 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 164 (3.17%) Games
7 119 (2.30%) Billing
8 95 (1.84%) Financial Institution
9 79 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 75 (1.45%) Law
11 64 (1.24%) Legal
12 57 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 53 (1.02%) Front Office
14 43 (0.83%) Advertising
14 43 (0.83%) Back Office
15 32 (0.62%) Publishing
16 31 (0.60%) Local Government
17 19 (0.37%) Retail Banking
18 16 (0.31%) Online Betting
19 15 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 2155 (41.67%) Developer
2 1530 (29.59%) Architect
3 723 (13.98%) Java Developer
4 651 (12.59%) Solutions Architect
5 565 (10.93%) Senior Developer
6 533 (10.31%) .NET Developer
7 512 (9.90%) C# Developer
8 416 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 304 (5.88%) Analyst
10 252 (4.87%) Software Engineer
11 246 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 242 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
13 230 (4.45%) Integration Architect
14 227 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 227 (4.39%) Technical Architect
15 204 (3.95%) SQL Developer
16 201 (3.89%) Lead Developer
17 183 (3.54%) Agile Developer
18 172 (3.33%) Consultant
19 170 (3.29%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1452 (28.08%) .NET
2 1429 (27.63%) Web Services
3 1064 (20.58%) XML
4 960 (18.57%) HTML
5 756 (14.62%) CSS
6 747 (14.45%) Middleware
7 729 (14.10%) ASP.NET
8 705 (13.63%) REST
9 704 (13.61%) Spring
10 628 (12.14%) SOAP
11 554 (10.71%) RESTful
12 545 (10.54%) AngularJS
13 543 (10.50%) J2EE
14 444 (8.59%) Hibernate
15 438 (8.47%) jQuery
16 428 (8.28%) Java EE
17 423 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 415 (8.03%) JMS
19 384 (7.43%) .NET Framework
20 382 (7.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 447 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 432 (8.35%) Computer Science
3 378 (7.31%) Enterprise Software
4 222 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 205 (3.96%) Data Integration
6 181 (3.50%) User Experience
7 167 (3.23%) N-Tier
8 155 (3.00%) Mathematics
9 106 (2.05%) Mainframe
10 98 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 95 (1.84%) Data Centre
12 94 (1.82%) Client/Server
13 92 (1.78%) Fintech
14 86 (1.66%) DataPower
15 82 (1.59%) Data Structures
16 71 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 63 (1.22%) Derivative
18 58 (1.12%) Visualisation
19 40 (0.77%) Algorithms
20 33 (0.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 547 (10.58%) Linux
2 503 (9.73%) Unix
3 450 (8.70%) Windows
4 97 (1.88%) Android
5 78 (1.51%) Solaris
6 64 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 38 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (0.68%) Windows Server
9 28 (0.54%) AIX
10 26 (0.50%) MVS
11 22 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.27%) CentOS
12 14 (0.27%) zOS
13 12 (0.23%) SUSE
13 12 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.21%) HPUX
14 11 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.15%) Windows CE
15 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2813 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1112 (21.50%) TDD
3 1049 (20.29%) Scrum
4 754 (14.58%) MVC
5 722 (13.96%) OO
6 674 (13.03%) Software Engineering
7 644 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
8 587 (11.35%) SDLC
9 538 (10.40%) TOGAF
10 524 (10.13%) E-Commerce
11 519 (10.04%) UML
12 451 (8.72%) Mentoring
12 451 (8.72%) Unit Testing
13 426 (8.24%) Microservices
14 417 (8.06%) Waterfall
15 407 (7.87%) Open Source
16 381 (7.37%) Enterprise Architecture
17 334 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
18 332 (6.42%) Project Management
19 331 (6.40%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1990 (38.48%) Java
2 1354 (26.18%) SQL
3 1131 (21.87%) C#
4 1120 (21.66%) JavaScript
5 288 (5.57%) PHP
6 241 (4.66%) Python
7 226 (4.37%) PL/SQL
8 202 (3.91%) T-SQL
9 199 (3.85%) C
10 188 (3.64%) C++
11 145 (2.80%) Ruby
12 134 (2.59%) Scala
13 104 (2.01%) Groovy
13 104 (2.01%) XPath
14 96 (1.86%) Perl
15 82 (1.59%) Shell Script
16 73 (1.41%) VB
17 63 (1.22%) VB.NET
18 59 (1.14%) Apex Code
18 59 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 839 (16.23%) Degree
2 216 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 162 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 78 (1.51%) ISEB
5 67 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 38 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 30 (0.58%) MCSD
9 29 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 27 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
11 25 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 23 (0.44%) CISSP
13 22 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
14 21 (0.41%) MBA
15 20 (0.39%) CITP
15 20 (0.39%) Sun Certification
16 19 (0.37%) PMP
17 18 (0.35%) MCP
18 11 (0.21%) BC Cleared
19 9 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (5.63%) QA
2 60 (1.16%) SLA
3 57 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 42 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (0.75%) COBIT
6 21 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.17%) ISO22301
8 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.14%) SEPA
10 5 (0.097%) GPG13
10 5 (0.097%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.077%) COSO
11 4 (0.077%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.058%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.058%) ISO15022
12 3 (0.058%) ISO20022
12 3 (0.058%) ISO27005
12 3 (0.058%) RMADS
13 2 (0.039%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.039%) SDET
System Software
1 113 (2.19%) Docker
2 66 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 53 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (0.93%) Varnish
5 47 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (0.58%) iptables
7 22 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 13 (0.25%) vCloud
9 9 (0.17%) PowerHA
10 7 (0.14%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.077%) HDFS
11 4 (0.077%) vSphere
12 3 (0.058%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.058%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.039%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.019%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.019%) Gluster
14 1 (0.019%) KVM
14 1 (0.019%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.019%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 111 (2.15%) Puppet
2 57 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (0.89%) Ansible
4 33 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 28 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 27 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (0.35%) Data Guard
8 15 (0.29%) Tivoli
9 14 (0.27%) CA Wily
10 13 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
10 13 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 12 (0.23%) yum
12 11 (0.21%) Jitterbit
13 10 (0.19%) Salt
14 8 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
14 8 (0.15%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.12%) Graphite
16 5 (0.097%) Control-M
16 5 (0.097%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 1429 (27.63%) Oracle
2 693 (13.40%) Microsoft
3 326 (6.30%) IBM
4 195 (3.77%) TIBCO
5 161 (3.11%) SAP
6 157 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
7 103 (1.99%) Google
8 96 (1.86%) MuleSoft
9 93 (1.80%) webMethods
10 88 (1.70%) Informatica
11 79 (1.53%) VMware
12 70 (1.35%) HP
13 67 (1.30%) Red Hat
14 65 (1.26%) Siebel
15 59 (1.14%) Talend
16 57 (1.10%) Sun
17 52 (1.01%) Zend
18 50 (0.97%) WSO2
19 47 (0.91%) Facebook
19 47 (0.91%) Pega
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Merseyside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000- 120,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Ashdown IT
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Great Training + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + big benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum 10% bonus & 3% benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Big company benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago