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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
UK / England
Rank 127 121 141
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2000 2432 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.54% 2.65% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 3.02% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 2010 1682
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 £38,449
10% offered a salary of more than £83,700 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
69491 80594 82768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.18% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57640 67785 68751
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -9 965 £65,000 - 106
South East +29 373 £57,500 +15.00% 30
East of England +10 185 £47,000 -21.66% 23
West Midlands +25 139 £48,500 -3.00% 13
Yorkshire +9 124 £46,000 +2.22% 15
North West -43 89 £55,000 +10.00% 16
South West -35 66 £61,500 +29.47% 13
East Midlands +28 55 £47,750 +13.01% 10
North East -6 3 £34,400 -14.00% 2
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 2144 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1708 (41.43%) Java
3 1221 (29.61%) .NET
4 1117 (27.09%) Web Services
5 1108 (26.87%) JavaScript
6 1092 (26.49%) C#
7 1037 (25.15%) SQL
8 990 (24.01%) HTML
9 979 (23.74%) Oracle
10 950 (23.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 918 (22.27%) Finance
12 908 (22.02%) SQL Server
13 880 (21.34%) TDD
14 871 (21.13%) XML
15 839 (20.35%) MVC
16 821 (19.91%) Scrum
17 735 (17.83%) Microsoft
18 725 (17.58%) CSS
19 708 (17.17%) OO
20 698 (16.93%) REST
21 583 (14.14%) ASP.NET
22 574 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
23 559 (13.56%) Linux
24 534 (12.95%) Software Engineering
25 508 (12.32%) SOAP
26 506 (12.27%) Microservices
27 483 (11.71%) Spring
28 482 (11.69%) Git (software)
29 481 (11.67%) Degree
30 480 (11.64%) Middleware

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
1 950 (23.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 270 (6.55%) WebLogic
3 230 (5.58%) JBoss
4 222 (5.38%) WebSphere
5 179 (4.34%) Tomcat
6 161 (3.90%) IIS
7 143 (3.47%) SharePoint
8 136 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
8 136 (3.30%) Oracle Service Bus
9 120 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
10 116 (2.81%) Apache
11 110 (2.67%) CMS
12 78 (1.89%) Mule
13 72 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
14 64 (1.55%) NServiceBus
15 46 (1.12%) Mule ESB
16 38 (0.92%) Umbraco
17 36 (0.87%) Jetty
18 34 (0.82%) Apache Solr
18 34 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 263 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.16%) MS Office
3 30 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.27%) Simulink
6 10 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.22%) GIMP
8 6 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.12%) MS Project
10 2 (0.049%) Mingle
10 2 (0.049%) SPSS
11 1 (0.024%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
2 62 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 58 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 57 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
5 35 (0.85%) SAP ERP
6 29 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
6 29 (0.70%) SAP hybris
7 28 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
7 28 (0.68%) SAP ECC
7 28 (0.68%) SAP HR
8 23 (0.56%) SAP MDM
9 22 (0.53%) TIBCO iProcess
10 15 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
11 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (0.24%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
13 8 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
14 7 (0.17%) Eloqua
14 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 6 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 380 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 352 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 203 (4.92%) SaaS
4 83 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
5 81 (1.96%) PaaS
6 57 (1.38%) IaaS
7 33 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 27 (0.65%) GitHub
10 25 (0.61%) Office 365
11 20 (0.49%) Force.com
12 13 (0.32%) Oracle CX
13 11 (0.27%) Heroku
14 8 (0.19%) Boomi
15 7 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
16 6 (0.15%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
16 6 (0.15%) iPaaS
16 6 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
16 6 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (3.40%) HTTP
2 130 (3.15%) Internet
3 115 (2.79%) TCP/IP
4 86 (2.09%) Firewall
5 64 (1.55%) SSL
6 50 (1.21%) ATM
7 41 (0.99%) FTP
8 32 (0.78%) DNS
8 32 (0.78%) Intranet
9 29 (0.70%) HTTPS
10 21 (0.51%) DHCP
11 19 (0.46%) AMQP
11 19 (0.46%) LDAP
11 19 (0.46%) Network Security
12 18 (0.44%) Junos
13 12 (0.29%) SMPP
14 11 (0.27%) VPN
15 9 (0.22%) LAN
15 9 (0.22%) WAN
16 8 (0.19%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 908 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 472 (11.45%) Relational Database
3 438 (10.62%) NoSQL
4 333 (8.08%) MySQL
5 250 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 233 (5.65%) MongoDB
7 191 (4.63%) Big Data
8 178 (4.32%) Redis
9 169 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 167 (4.05%) RDBMS
11 156 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
12 147 (3.57%) Hadoop
13 133 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 128 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
15 109 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 92 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 83 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
17 83 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
18 71 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
19 68 (1.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 482 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 282 (6.84%) Jenkins
3 207 (5.02%) Selenium
4 203 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 202 (4.90%) JIRA
6 195 (4.73%) Maven
7 191 (4.63%) Visual Studio
8 164 (3.98%) Subversion
9 144 (3.49%) JUnit
10 130 (3.15%) TeamCity
11 118 (2.86%) Cucumber
12 81 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
13 78 (1.89%) SoapUI
14 63 (1.53%) Ant
15 62 (1.50%) SpecFlow
16 60 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 48 (1.16%) Gradle
18 45 (1.09%) gulp
19 44 (1.07%) Eclipse
19 44 (1.07%) webpack
General
1 918 (22.27%) Finance
2 418 (10.14%) Retail
3 236 (5.72%) Banking
4 136 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 104 (2.52%) Marketing
6 79 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 62 (1.50%) Games
8 58 (1.41%) Publishing
9 55 (1.33%) Back Office
10 46 (1.12%) Advertising
11 40 (0.97%) Law
12 34 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 32 (0.78%) Local Government
14 28 (0.68%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.65%) Legal
16 26 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.56%) Front Office
17 23 (0.56%) International Banking
18 22 (0.53%) Military
18 22 (0.53%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1604 (38.90%) Developer
2 1242 (30.12%) Architect
3 596 (14.46%) Solutions Architect
4 515 (12.49%) Java Developer
5 467 (11.33%) Senior Developer
6 417 (10.11%) .NET Developer
7 373 (9.05%) C# Developer
8 247 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 226 (5.48%) Consultant
10 203 (4.92%) Technical Architect
11 169 (4.10%) Software Developer
12 167 (4.05%) SOA Architect
13 159 (3.86%) Senior Java Developer
14 154 (3.74%) Analyst
15 148 (3.59%) Software Engineer
16 144 (3.49%) Java Architect
17 142 (3.44%) Senior .NET Developer
18 138 (3.35%) Integration Architect
19 125 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
20 121 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1221 (29.61%) .NET
2 1117 (27.09%) Web Services
3 990 (24.01%) HTML
4 871 (21.13%) XML
5 725 (17.58%) CSS
6 698 (16.93%) REST
7 583 (14.14%) ASP.NET
8 508 (12.32%) SOAP
9 483 (11.71%) Spring
10 480 (11.64%) Middleware
11 472 (11.45%) AngularJS
12 469 (11.38%) WCF
13 457 (11.08%) HTML5
14 446 (10.82%) RESTful
15 430 (10.43%) jQuery
16 394 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 339 (8.22%) .NET Framework
18 329 (7.98%) J2EE
19 325 (7.88%) JSON
20 311 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 426 (10.33%) Enterprise Software
2 335 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 303 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (3.86%) Management Information System
5 146 (3.54%) N-Tier
6 143 (3.47%) User Experience
7 111 (2.69%) Data Integration
8 103 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 99 (2.40%) Data Centre
10 81 (1.96%) Data Structures
11 80 (1.94%) Mathematics
12 74 (1.79%) Fintech
13 66 (1.60%) Client/Server
14 62 (1.50%) Clustering
15 59 (1.43%) Algorithms
16 58 (1.41%) iPad
17 53 (1.29%) Blog
18 50 (1.21%) Physics
19 39 (0.95%) Visualisation
20 38 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 559 (13.56%) Linux
2 378 (9.17%) Windows
3 330 (8.00%) Unix
4 98 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 66 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (1.36%) Android
7 53 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 34 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 34 (0.82%) Solaris
10 16 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.19%) AIX
12 8 (0.19%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.17%) zOS
14 6 (0.15%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.12%) CentOS
16 3 (0.073%) Amazon Linux
16 3 (0.073%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2144 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 880 (21.34%) TDD
3 839 (20.35%) MVC
4 821 (19.91%) Scrum
5 708 (17.17%) OO
6 574 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
7 534 (12.95%) Software Engineering
8 506 (12.27%) Microservices
9 441 (10.70%) E-Commerce
10 426 (10.33%) SDLC
11 401 (9.73%) TOGAF
12 395 (9.58%) DevOps
13 387 (9.39%) UML
13 387 (9.39%) Unit Testing
14 384 (9.31%) Mentoring
15 337 (8.17%) Open Source
16 325 (7.88%) Enterprise Architecture
17 270 (6.55%) SOLID
18 262 (6.35%) BDD
19 261 (6.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1708 (41.43%) Java
2 1108 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 1092 (26.49%) C#
4 1037 (25.15%) SQL
5 324 (7.86%) Python
6 215 (5.21%) PHP
7 201 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 150 (3.64%) C++
9 144 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 139 (3.37%) C
11 131 (3.18%) PowerShell
12 108 (2.62%) Scala
13 101 (2.45%) Go
14 89 (2.16%) Ruby
15 73 (1.77%) TypeScript
15 73 (1.77%) XPath
16 64 (1.55%) VB.NET
17 55 (1.33%) Perl
18 47 (1.14%) Shell Script
19 43 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 481 (11.67%) Degree
2 203 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 121 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 85 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (0.97%) ISEB
6 39 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 35 (0.85%) CISSP
8 30 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 29 (0.70%) CISA
10 28 (0.68%) GCED
10 28 (0.68%) GCFA
10 28 (0.68%) GPEN
10 28 (0.68%) GPPA
10 28 (0.68%) GSNA
10 28 (0.68%) GSSP-JAVA
10 28 (0.68%) GWAPT
11 26 (0.63%) MCSD
11 26 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 22 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 22 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (5.97%) QA
2 67 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 55 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 41 (0.99%) SLA
5 20 (0.49%) COBIT
6 19 (0.46%) SDET
7 16 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.19%) HL7
10 3 (0.073%) ISO20022
10 3 (0.073%) SEPA
11 2 (0.049%) FISMA
12 1 (0.024%) DICOM
12 1 (0.024%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 182 (4.41%) Docker
2 56 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.07%) Varnish
4 38 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 23 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.46%) vCloud
7 18 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
7 18 (0.44%) vSphere
8 15 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 15 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 14 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.19%) KVM
12 6 (0.15%) HDFS
12 6 (0.15%) iptables
12 6 (0.15%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.073%) Ceph
13 3 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.073%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.073%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 120 (2.91%) Puppet
2 67 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (0.90%) Ansible
4 28 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
5 26 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.46%) Kibana
6 19 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.41%) TIBCO Hawk
8 15 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (0.32%) Grafana
10 12 (0.29%) StatsD
11 11 (0.27%) Terraform
12 9 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
12 9 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 9 (0.22%) Tivoli
13 8 (0.19%) Perfmon
13 8 (0.19%) SCOM
13 8 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 7 (0.17%) Ambari
14 7 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 979 (23.74%) Oracle
2 735 (17.83%) Microsoft
3 254 (6.16%) IBM
4 155 (3.76%) SAP
5 117 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
6 107 (2.60%) TIBCO
7 104 (2.52%) VMware
8 92 (2.23%) Google
9 85 (2.06%) Red Hat
10 61 (1.48%) webMethods
11 48 (1.16%) HP
11 48 (1.16%) hybris
12 46 (1.12%) Informatica
13 42 (1.02%) Cisco
13 42 (1.02%) Sybase
14 41 (0.99%) Tableau
15 36 (0.87%) Pega
15 36 (0.87%) Talend
16 35 (0.85%) Atlassian
16 35 (0.85%) Sitecore
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Pension + Healthc
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k DOE + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £87k
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Benefits Available
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £87'000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, health (self & family), c
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago