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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 139 139 123
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2161 2340 2771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.37% 2.26% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.61% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1966 2081
Median salary £59,750 £57,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.91% +3.60%
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 £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
80292 89626 96215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.95% 86.74% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 67978 74098 78617
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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 1 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 1 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 -6 1017 £70,000 +10.67% 117
South East +56 503 £50,000 -9.09% 47
Yorkshire +37 172 £55,000 - 17
West Midlands +3 134 £52,500 +10.52% 6
East of England -20 103 £60,000 - 9
North West -42 73 £52,500 +10.52% 19
South West -32 71 £42,500 -5.55% 9
East Midlands +23 58 £52,500 +7.69% 3
North East +9 21 £40,000 -20.00% 1
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 2677 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1843 (37.80%) Java
3 1637 (33.57%) .NET
4 1336 (27.40%) Web Services
5 1295 (26.56%) Finance
6 1283 (26.31%) SQL
7 1261 (25.86%) JavaScript
8 1244 (25.51%) C#
8 1244 (25.51%) Oracle
9 1051 (21.55%) HTML
10 1041 (21.35%) SQL Server
10 1041 (21.35%) Scrum
11 1038 (21.29%) XML
12 1007 (20.65%) TDD
13 901 (18.48%) MVC
14 887 (18.19%) Degree
15 881 (18.07%) ASP.NET
16 841 (17.25%) CSS
17 808 (16.57%) OO
18 781 (16.02%) REST
19 718 (14.73%) Software Engineering
20 678 (13.90%) Microsoft
21 618 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
22 617 (12.65%) Spring
23 603 (12.37%) TOGAF
24 602 (12.35%) SOAP
25 574 (11.77%) ASP.NET MVC
26 564 (11.57%) SDLC
27 555 (11.38%) RESTful
28 554 (11.36%) Git (software)

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
1 317 (6.50%) WebSphere
2 304 (6.23%) JBoss
3 247 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 172 (3.53%) WebLogic
5 142 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 137 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 132 (2.71%) IIS
8 115 (2.36%) Apache
9 109 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
9 109 (2.24%) GlassFish
10 97 (1.99%) CMS
11 89 (1.83%) Apache Spark
12 84 (1.72%) WildFly
13 83 (1.70%) Mule
14 79 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
15 78 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
16 58 (1.19%) Jetty
17 52 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
18 48 (0.98%) Confluence
19 39 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 314 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 59 (1.21%) MS Office
3 43 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 22 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.43%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
7 20 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.082%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.062%) DOC1
10 2 (0.041%) MS Project
10 2 (0.041%) SPSS
11 1 (0.021%) CATIA
11 1 (0.021%) GIMP
11 1 (0.021%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 84 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
2 68 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 40 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
5 25 (0.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 20 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 18 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
8 16 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
9 14 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
9 14 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
10 12 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (0.21%) Eloqua
11 10 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
12 9 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 8 (0.16%) SAP Retail
14 7 (0.14%) Exstream
14 7 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
14 7 (0.14%) Temenos T24
15 6 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 326 (6.69%) SaaS
2 304 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 258 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 127 (2.60%) PaaS
5 111 (2.28%) GitHub
6 81 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
6 81 (1.66%) IaaS
7 62 (1.27%) Force.com
8 31 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 24 (0.49%) iPaaS
10 23 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 16 (0.33%) Amazon S3
13 15 (0.31%) Office 365
14 12 (0.25%) CloudFront
14 12 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
14 12 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (0.23%) Boomi
15 11 (0.23%) Heroku
15 11 (0.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 135 (2.77%) Internet
2 128 (2.63%) HTTP
3 62 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 57 (1.17%) Intranet
5 48 (0.98%) SSL
6 46 (0.94%) SAN
7 41 (0.84%) Firewall
8 36 (0.74%) LDAP
9 33 (0.68%) LAN
10 25 (0.51%) WAN
11 23 (0.47%) VPN
12 20 (0.41%) DNS
13 18 (0.37%) NAS
14 17 (0.35%) Extranet
14 17 (0.35%) HTTPS
15 15 (0.31%) ATM
15 15 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (0.25%) Wireless
16 12 (0.25%) WLAN
17 10 (0.21%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1041 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 486 (9.97%) Relational Database
3 399 (8.18%) MySQL
4 388 (7.96%) NoSQL
5 310 (6.36%) MongoDB
6 255 (5.23%) Big Data
7 208 (4.27%) Hadoop
8 206 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
9 203 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
10 196 (4.02%) RDBMS
11 186 (3.81%) Oracle Database
12 162 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 152 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 152 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 110 (2.26%) DB2
15 102 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 97 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
17 96 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 90 (1.85%) Redis
19 72 (1.48%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 554 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 471 (9.66%) Jenkins
3 285 (5.84%) Visual Studio
4 281 (5.76%) Selenium
5 276 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 263 (5.39%) Subversion
7 262 (5.37%) JIRA
8 249 (5.11%) JUnit
9 180 (3.69%) Cucumber
10 167 (3.42%) Maven
11 147 (3.01%) Hudson
12 132 (2.71%) NUnit
13 107 (2.19%) Eclipse
14 99 (2.03%) Ant
15 92 (1.89%) JBehave
16 90 (1.85%) RSpec
17 61 (1.25%) SoapUI
18 59 (1.21%) gulp
19 57 (1.17%) Mockito
20 53 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 1295 (26.56%) Finance
2 473 (9.70%) Retail
3 468 (9.60%) Banking
4 222 (4.55%) Marketing
5 196 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 119 (2.44%) Games
7 100 (2.05%) Advertising
8 81 (1.66%) Billing
9 63 (1.29%) Investment Banking
10 61 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 57 (1.17%) Law
12 51 (1.05%) Front Office
13 46 (0.94%) Legal
14 45 (0.92%) Back Office
15 38 (0.78%) Financial Institution
16 30 (0.62%) Publishing
17 29 (0.59%) Retail Banking
18 23 (0.47%) Electronics
18 23 (0.47%) Local Government
19 21 (0.43%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 2106 (43.19%) Developer
2 1481 (30.37%) Architect
3 674 (13.82%) Solutions Architect
4 635 (13.02%) .NET Developer
5 634 (13.00%) Java Developer
6 583 (11.96%) C# Developer
7 565 (11.59%) Senior Developer
8 446 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 234 (4.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 228 (4.68%) Lead Developer
11 220 (4.51%) Software Developer
12 210 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 204 (4.18%) Analyst
14 203 (4.16%) Senior Java Developer
15 200 (4.10%) Software Engineer
16 192 (3.94%) Technical Architect
17 185 (3.79%) Integration Architect
18 180 (3.69%) SOA Architect
19 175 (3.59%) Java Architect
20 165 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1637 (33.57%) .NET
2 1336 (27.40%) Web Services
3 1051 (21.55%) HTML
4 1038 (21.29%) XML
5 881 (18.07%) ASP.NET
6 841 (17.25%) CSS
7 781 (16.02%) REST
8 617 (12.65%) Spring
9 602 (12.35%) SOAP
10 574 (11.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 555 (11.38%) RESTful
12 551 (11.30%) Middleware
13 500 (10.25%) AngularJS
14 480 (9.84%) WCF
15 479 (9.82%) jQuery
16 476 (9.76%) J2EE
17 471 (9.66%) .NET Framework
18 446 (9.15%) Java EE
19 418 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
20 407 (8.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 483 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 477 (9.78%) Computer Science
3 363 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
4 198 (4.06%) Management Information System
5 191 (3.92%) Data Integration
6 174 (3.57%) Mathematics
7 173 (3.55%) N-Tier
8 168 (3.45%) User Experience
9 167 (3.42%) Mobile App
10 95 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 88 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 77 (1.58%) Data Centre
13 76 (1.56%) Virtual Team
14 61 (1.25%) Data Structures
15 57 (1.17%) Fintech
16 55 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
17 53 (1.09%) Algorithms
17 53 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
18 51 (1.05%) Derivative
19 47 (0.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 544 (11.16%) Linux
2 453 (9.29%) Unix
3 414 (8.49%) Windows
4 113 (2.32%) Android
5 108 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 37 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 29 (0.59%) Solaris
9 24 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 18 (0.37%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.25%) AIX
13 11 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
15 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.10%) CentOS
16 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.082%) MVS
17 4 (0.082%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2677 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1041 (21.35%) Scrum
3 1007 (20.65%) TDD
4 901 (18.48%) MVC
5 808 (16.57%) OO
6 718 (14.73%) Software Engineering
7 618 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
8 603 (12.37%) TOGAF
9 564 (11.57%) SDLC
10 525 (10.77%) E-Commerce
11 506 (10.38%) UML
12 465 (9.54%) Unit Testing
13 441 (9.04%) Mentoring
14 397 (8.14%) Microservices
15 384 (7.88%) Open Source
16 375 (7.69%) Waterfall
17 357 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
18 356 (7.30%) ITIL
19 355 (7.28%) DevOps
20 344 (7.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1843 (37.80%) Java
2 1283 (26.31%) SQL
3 1261 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 1244 (25.51%) C#
5 283 (5.80%) Python
6 258 (5.29%) PHP
7 249 (5.11%) T-SQL
8 238 (4.88%) C++
9 211 (4.33%) PL/SQL
10 201 (4.12%) Ruby
11 161 (3.30%) C
12 153 (3.14%) Scala
13 139 (2.85%) XPath
14 112 (2.30%) VB.NET
15 72 (1.48%) Perl
15 72 (1.48%) PowerShell
16 67 (1.37%) Shell Script
17 64 (1.31%) Groovy
18 53 (1.09%) TypeScript
18 53 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 887 (18.19%) Degree
2 161 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 108 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 102 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 79 (1.62%) ISEB
6 64 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 53 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 51 (1.05%) MCSD
9 49 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 29 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 22 (0.45%) MCTS
12 19 (0.39%) MCPD
13 16 (0.33%) PhD
14 15 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
15 13 (0.27%) MCP
15 13 (0.27%) OCP
16 12 (0.25%) BC Cleared
16 12 (0.25%) CISSP
17 11 (0.23%) MBA
18 9 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 336 (6.89%) QA
2 74 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 33 (0.68%) COBIT
4 23 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.43%) SLA
6 17 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.18%) DICOM
8 6 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.082%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.082%) SEPA
10 2 (0.041%) COSO
10 2 (0.041%) HL7
10 2 (0.041%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.041%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.041%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.041%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.041%) SDET
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 108 (2.21%) Docker
2 71 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 20 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (0.31%) Varnish
8 14 (0.29%) KVM
9 13 (0.27%) XenServer
10 12 (0.25%) Xen
11 11 (0.23%) XenApp
11 11 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.21%) iptables
12 10 (0.21%) PowerHA
12 10 (0.21%) vCloud
12 10 (0.21%) VirtualBox
13 8 (0.16%) HDFS
14 5 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.062%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.062%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 114 (2.34%) Puppet
2 32 (0.66%) Ansible
3 26 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (0.37%) yum
5 13 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.23%) Jitterbit
7 11 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (0.21%) MOM
8 10 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
9 9 (0.18%) Ambari
9 9 (0.18%) Kibana
9 9 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 8 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (0.16%) Salt
11 7 (0.14%) CA Wily
11 7 (0.14%) Control-M
11 7 (0.14%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (0.14%) Kubernetes
11 7 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1244 (25.51%) Oracle
2 678 (13.90%) Microsoft
3 295 (6.05%) IBM
4 183 (3.75%) SAP
5 146 (2.99%) TIBCO
6 145 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
7 113 (2.32%) webMethods
8 93 (1.91%) VMware
9 92 (1.89%) Informatica
10 87 (1.78%) HP
11 86 (1.76%) Google
12 83 (1.70%) Twitter
13 79 (1.62%) MuleSoft
14 69 (1.42%) Facebook
15 51 (1.05%) Cognizant
16 49 (1.00%) BEA
16 49 (1.00%) Red Hat
17 47 (0.96%) hybris
17 47 (0.96%) Sybase
18 44 (0.90%) Siebel
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 70k + 6% Pension, 25 Days, flexi time, training and more!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + £2,000p/a bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Excellent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare Insurance, Ann
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Vesta Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Car Allowance and Other Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30305.00 - £52387.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +20% - 30% bonus & benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday