The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 120 129 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2614 2200 2599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.40% 2.17% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.75% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1999 1817 2207
Average salary £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87553 79947 86103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71008 65980 73851
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 0 1237 £62,500 +4.16% 122
South East +30 542 £52,500 - 36
East of England -9 163 £57,500 +15.00% 16
South West +2 154 £55,000 +29.41% 19
Yorkshire +12 152 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North West +28 141 £40,000 -9.09% 21
West Midlands +43 119 £50,000 +14.94% 11
East Midlands +63 113 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Midlands +16 5 - -
North East -6 4 £34,500 -10.38%
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1929 (36.25%) Java
2 1710 (32.13%) .NET
3 1687 (31.70%) Web Services
4 1571 (29.52%) Oracle
5 1460 (27.43%) SQL
6 1370 (25.74%) C#
7 1340 (25.18%) SQL Server
8 1325 (24.90%) JavaScript
9 1239 (23.28%) HTML
10 1208 (22.70%) XML
11 1192 (22.40%) Finance
12 1113 (20.91%) TDD
13 1094 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
14 1014 (19.05%) CSS
15 991 (18.62%) ASP.NET
16 959 (18.02%) Scrum
17 945 (17.76%) MVC
18 812 (15.26%) Degree
19 810 (15.22%) Microsoft
20 773 (14.52%) WCF
21 766 (14.39%) OO
22 754 (14.17%) Middleware
23 676 (12.70%) J2EE
24 659 (12.38%) jQuery
25 651 (12.23%) Spring
26 641 (12.04%) UML
27 638 (11.99%) E-Commerce
28 620 (11.65%) Linux
29 610 (11.46%) REST
30 597 (11.22%) Software Engineering

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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
1 406 (7.63%) WebLogic
2 298 (5.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 277 (5.20%) Apache
4 243 (4.57%) WebSphere
5 239 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
6 217 (4.08%) IIS
7 215 (4.04%) Tomcat
8 210 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
9 202 (3.80%) SharePoint
10 161 (3.03%) CMS
11 69 (1.30%) Node.js
12 58 (1.09%) Confluence
12 58 (1.09%) NServiceBus
13 57 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
14 56 (1.05%) GlassFish
15 52 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
15 52 (0.98%) NetWeaver
16 48 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
17 45 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
18 39 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 359 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 50 (0.94%) MS Office
3 43 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 38 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 23 (0.43%) MS Project
7 12 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.11%) SPSS
9 6 (0.11%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.038%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.038%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 216 (4.06%) Oracle EBS
2 200 (3.76%) Oracle BPM
3 137 (2.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 121 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
5 82 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 48 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
7 27 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
8 16 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
8 16 (0.30%) AquaLogic BPM
9 14 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (0.21%) Magento
10 11 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (0.19%) SAP ERP
12 9 (0.17%) HFM
13 8 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
13 8 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
13 8 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
13 8 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
13 8 (0.15%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 175 (3.29%) SaaS
2 137 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (1.05%) GitHub
5 55 (1.03%) PaaS
6 52 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
7 49 (0.92%) IaaS
8 20 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
9 18 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.30%) Force.com
11 4 (0.075%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.038%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.019%) Heroku
13 1 (0.019%) Route 53
13 1 (0.019%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.019%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.019%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.019%) Responsys
13 1 (0.019%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 307 (5.77%) Internet
2 210 (3.95%) HTTP
3 112 (2.10%) SSL
4 109 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 86 (1.62%) Firewall
6 70 (1.32%) SAN
7 53 (1.00%) DNS
7 53 (1.00%) Intranet
8 43 (0.81%) SNMP
9 28 (0.53%) VPN
10 22 (0.41%) WAN
10 22 (0.41%) LAN
11 21 (0.39%) AMQP
11 21 (0.39%) LDAP
12 15 (0.28%) PBX
12 15 (0.28%) SMS
12 15 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
13 13 (0.24%) VoIP
14 12 (0.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1340 (25.18%) SQL Server
2 545 (10.24%) Oracle Database
3 513 (9.64%) Relational Database
4 320 (6.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 299 (5.62%) MySQL
6 285 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 233 (4.38%) NoSQL
8 231 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 228 (4.28%) RDBMS
10 217 (4.08%) MongoDB
11 186 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 185 (3.48%) Oracle ODI
13 178 (3.34%) Oracle BI EE
14 167 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
15 161 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 148 (2.78%) Big Data
17 118 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
18 100 (1.88%) DB2
18 100 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
19 97 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 419 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 336 (6.31%) Subversion
3 300 (5.64%) Selenium
4 276 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 261 (4.90%) Visual Studio
6 240 (4.51%) Maven
7 231 (4.34%) JUnit
8 213 (4.00%) Eclipse
9 191 (3.59%) Jenkins
10 190 (3.57%) Ant
11 183 (3.44%) JIRA
12 159 (2.99%) Hudson
13 136 (2.56%) NUnit
14 107 (2.01%) Cucumber
15 104 (1.95%) SoapUI
16 102 (1.92%) JDeveloper
17 79 (1.48%) Mockito
18 76 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
19 73 (1.37%) Xcode
20 72 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1192 (22.40%) Finance
2 347 (6.52%) Retail
3 313 (5.88%) Banking
4 271 (5.09%) Telecoms
5 173 (3.25%) Marketing
6 154 (2.89%) Games
7 100 (1.88%) Advertising
8 96 (1.80%) Law
9 86 (1.62%) Back Office
10 79 (1.48%) Legal
11 78 (1.47%) Publishing
12 76 (1.43%) Investment Banking
13 67 (1.26%) Financial Institution
14 52 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
15 46 (0.86%) French Language
16 45 (0.85%) Front Office
17 30 (0.56%) German Language
18 27 (0.51%) Spanish Language
19 26 (0.49%) Billing
19 26 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 2136 (40.14%) Developer
2 1440 (27.06%) Architect
3 704 (13.23%) Solutions Architect
4 660 (12.40%) Senior Developer
5 532 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 477 (8.96%) .NET Developer
7 451 (8.47%) C# Developer
8 373 (7.01%) Analyst
9 353 (6.63%) Consultant
10 303 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 246 (4.62%) Technical Architect
12 245 (4.60%) Software Engineer
13 201 (3.78%) Software Developer
14 175 (3.29%) Senior Java Developer
15 174 (3.27%) Senior Architect
16 159 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
17 157 (2.95%) Web Developer
18 152 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
19 150 (2.82%) Business Analyst
20 144 (2.71%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1710 (32.13%) .NET
2 1687 (31.70%) Web Services
3 1239 (23.28%) HTML
4 1208 (22.70%) XML
5 1014 (19.05%) CSS
6 991 (18.62%) ASP.NET
7 773 (14.52%) WCF
8 754 (14.17%) Middleware
9 676 (12.70%) J2EE
10 659 (12.38%) jQuery
11 651 (12.23%) Spring
12 610 (11.46%) REST
13 560 (10.52%) SOAP
14 533 (10.02%) HTML5
15 484 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 467 (8.77%) Ajax
17 449 (8.44%) Hibernate
18 436 (8.19%) .NET Framework
19 377 (7.08%) Oracle Fusion
20 354 (6.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 439 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
2 389 (7.31%) Computer Science
3 322 (6.05%) N-Tier
4 264 (4.96%) Open Source
5 254 (4.77%) Mobile App
6 176 (3.31%) Client/Server
7 148 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 137 (2.57%) Data Integration
9 90 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 70 (1.32%) Mainframe
11 64 (1.20%) Clustering
12 63 (1.18%) RMADS
12 63 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
13 56 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 49 (0.92%) CESG
15 45 (0.85%) Blackberry
16 42 (0.79%) Social Media
17 41 (0.77%) Digital Media
17 41 (0.77%) Derivative
17 41 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 620 (11.65%) Linux
2 585 (10.99%) Windows
3 440 (8.27%) UNIX
4 193 (3.63%) Android
5 190 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 78 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 76 (1.43%) Solaris
8 65 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (0.96%) Windows Phone
10 46 (0.86%) AIX
11 42 (0.79%) HPUX
12 38 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 38 (0.71%) CentOS
13 27 (0.51%) Windows 7
14 22 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 22 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
15 20 (0.38%) Debian
16 14 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
18 6 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1113 (20.91%) TDD
2 1094 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
3 959 (18.02%) Scrum
4 945 (17.76%) MVC
5 766 (14.39%) OO
6 641 (12.04%) UML
7 638 (11.99%) E-Commerce
8 597 (11.22%) Software Engineering
9 530 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
10 483 (9.08%) Unit Testing
11 376 (7.07%) BDD
11 376 (7.07%) CRM
12 362 (6.80%) TOGAF
13 338 (6.35%) Project Management
14 317 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
15 310 (5.82%) Enterprise Architecture
16 282 (5.30%) ITIL
17 280 (5.26%) Data Modelling
18 257 (4.83%) OOD
19 251 (4.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1929 (36.25%) Java
2 1460 (27.43%) SQL
3 1370 (25.74%) C#
4 1325 (24.90%) JavaScript
5 290 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 202 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 187 (3.51%) PHP
8 168 (3.16%) C++
9 164 (3.08%) VB.NET
10 158 (2.97%) Python
11 157 (2.95%) Ruby
11 157 (2.95%) Groovy
12 144 (2.71%) Shell Script
13 104 (1.95%) C
14 99 (1.86%) Scala
15 98 (1.84%) Objective-C
16 62 (1.16%) XPath
16 62 (1.16%) VB
17 52 (0.98%) Perl
18 44 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 812 (15.26%) Degree
2 231 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 92 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 80 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 73 (1.37%) ISEB
6 54 (1.01%) CISSP
7 38 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
8 34 (0.64%) CISM
9 32 (0.60%) MCP
10 28 (0.53%) PMI Certification
11 27 (0.51%) DV Cleared
12 26 (0.49%) ISTQB
13 25 (0.47%) OCP
14 24 (0.45%) MCSD
15 22 (0.41%) MCTS
16 20 (0.38%) MBA
17 19 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 18 (0.34%) MCSE
19 17 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 352 (6.61%) QA
2 83 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 57 (1.07%) SLA
5 43 (0.81%) JSP 440
5 43 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 38 (0.71%) COBIT
7 27 (0.51%) HL7
8 14 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.038%) TickIT
11 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.019%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 143 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
2 47 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 35 (0.66%) Active Directory
5 26 (0.49%) Varnish
6 23 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (0.21%) KVM
8 10 (0.19%) XenApp
9 9 (0.17%) vSphere
9 9 (0.17%) RHEV
10 8 (0.15%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.094%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.075%) HDFS
12 4 (0.075%) Docker
12 4 (0.075%) PowerHA
13 3 (0.056%) vCloud
13 3 (0.056%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 112 (2.10%) Data Guard
2 103 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (1.60%) Puppet
4 41 (0.77%) Tivoli
5 37 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 25 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 25 (0.47%) Nagios
7 21 (0.39%) SCOM
8 18 (0.34%) OpenSSO
9 15 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
9 15 (0.28%) Vagrant
10 14 (0.26%) OpenView
10 14 (0.26%) TIBCO Hawk
11 13 (0.24%) NSN NetAct
11 13 (0.24%) HP NNM
12 12 (0.23%) YUM
13 11 (0.21%) CA Wily
13 11 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
13 11 (0.21%) Netcool
14 8 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1571 (29.52%) Oracle
2 810 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 294 (5.52%) JBoss
4 268 (5.04%) IBM
5 211 (3.96%) SAP
6 144 (2.71%) TIBCO
7 125 (2.35%) Red Hat
8 124 (2.33%) webMethods
9 111 (2.09%) Informatica
10 97 (1.82%) Adobe
11 92 (1.73%) HP
12 89 (1.67%) Business Objects
13 86 (1.62%) Google
14 84 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
15 72 (1.35%) VMware
16 68 (1.28%) Sitecore
17 66 (1.24%) hybris
18 65 (1.22%) EPiServer
19 61 (1.15%) Cognos
20 54 (1.01%) AccuRev
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Based On Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60-70k+9%Bonus+Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: Unspecified Dependant on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 6.5K Car Allowance + 35% Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 35% Bonus + £6K Car Allowance +
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago