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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 123 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2168 2669 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.59% 2.66% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.04% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 2154 2040
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 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
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
73867 87895 92411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.10% 87.44% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61430 73388 76565
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 £72,500 £75,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -6 977 £65,000 - 106
South East +20 434 £56,750 +8.09% 38
West Midlands +31 187 £49,250 +4.78% 20
East of England -15 183 £49,500 -20.80% 35
Yorkshire -5 137 £47,750 +12.35% 11
North West -32 89 £47,500 -9.52% 9
South West -28 87 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East Midlands +21 66 £48,000 +1.05% 5
North East -11 3 £34,400 -11.79% 1
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 2196 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1716 (40.10%) Java
3 1318 (30.80%) .NET
4 1173 (27.41%) C#
5 1146 (26.78%) Web Services
6 1145 (26.76%) JavaScript
7 1104 (25.80%) SQL
8 1080 (25.24%) Oracle
9 1060 (24.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1044 (24.40%) Finance
11 998 (23.32%) HTML
12 945 (22.08%) SQL Server
13 913 (21.34%) XML
14 912 (21.31%) MVC
15 894 (20.89%) TDD
16 847 (19.79%) Scrum
17 764 (17.85%) OO
18 755 (17.64%) CSS
19 728 (17.01%) REST
20 720 (16.83%) Microsoft
21 656 (15.33%) ASP.NET
22 613 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
23 570 (13.32%) Software Engineering
24 557 (13.02%) SOAP
25 556 (12.99%) Linux
26 547 (12.78%) Degree
27 522 (12.20%) Middleware
28 517 (12.08%) Git (software)
29 514 (12.01%) WCF
30 513 (11.99%) AngularJS

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 1060 (24.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 270 (6.31%) WebLogic
3 253 (5.91%) JBoss
4 233 (5.45%) WebSphere
5 173 (4.04%) Tomcat
6 162 (3.79%) IIS
7 151 (3.53%) SharePoint
8 142 (3.32%) Oracle Service Bus
9 130 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
10 119 (2.78%) Apache
11 116 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
12 92 (2.15%) CMS
13 79 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 75 (1.75%) NServiceBus
15 66 (1.54%) Mule
16 44 (1.03%) Confluence
17 41 (0.96%) Apache Solr
18 35 (0.82%) Jetty
19 29 (0.68%) Mule ESB
20 28 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 293 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.24%) MS Office
3 32 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.21%) Simulink
6 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.12%) MS Project
6 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.093%) GIMP
8 2 (0.047%) Mingle
8 2 (0.047%) SPSS
9 1 (0.023%) HipChat
9 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 87 (2.03%) Oracle BPM
2 69 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 68 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 53 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 31 (0.72%) SAP ERP
6 27 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
7 26 (0.61%) SAP HR
7 26 (0.61%) SAP hybris
8 25 (0.58%) SAP ECC
9 22 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
9 22 (0.51%) TIBCO iProcess
10 21 (0.49%) SAP MDM
11 12 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
12 10 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
13 9 (0.21%) Eloqua
13 9 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
14 7 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
14 7 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
15 6 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 376 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 327 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 205 (4.79%) SaaS
4 95 (2.22%) PaaS
5 67 (1.57%) IaaS
6 63 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
8 36 (0.84%) GitHub
9 27 (0.63%) Force.com
10 26 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 25 (0.58%) Office 365
12 18 (0.42%) Oracle CX
13 11 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 10 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (0.23%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.23%) Heroku
15 9 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
16 8 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 8 (0.19%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 118 (2.76%) HTTP
2 117 (2.73%) Internet
3 112 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 87 (2.03%) Firewall
5 74 (1.73%) SSL
6 45 (1.05%) ATM
7 39 (0.91%) DNS
8 38 (0.89%) Intranet
9 36 (0.84%) HTTPS
10 35 (0.82%) FTP
11 33 (0.77%) LDAP
12 19 (0.44%) DHCP
13 17 (0.40%) Junos
14 15 (0.35%) Network Security
15 11 (0.26%) AMQP
15 11 (0.26%) VPN
16 9 (0.21%) DMZ
17 8 (0.19%) LAN
17 8 (0.19%) RFID
17 8 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 945 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 461 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 388 (9.07%) NoSQL
4 346 (8.09%) MySQL
5 273 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 265 (6.19%) MongoDB
7 165 (3.86%) Big Data
7 165 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
7 165 (3.86%) Redis
8 159 (3.72%) Hadoop
8 159 (3.72%) RDBMS
9 143 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 136 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
11 116 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 112 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 85 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 83 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 83 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 80 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
16 78 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 517 (12.08%) Git (software)
2 289 (6.75%) Jenkins
3 232 (5.42%) JIRA
4 210 (4.91%) Selenium
5 202 (4.72%) Subversion
6 201 (4.70%) Visual Studio
7 200 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 188 (4.39%) Maven
9 143 (3.34%) JUnit
10 122 (2.85%) TeamCity
11 116 (2.71%) Cucumber
12 73 (1.71%) SoapUI
13 67 (1.57%) SpecFlow
14 66 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
15 65 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 63 (1.47%) NUnit
17 58 (1.36%) Gradle
18 56 (1.31%) Ant
19 50 (1.17%) webpack
20 49 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 1044 (24.40%) Finance
2 368 (8.60%) Retail
3 267 (6.24%) Banking
4 142 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 97 (2.27%) Marketing
6 81 (1.89%) Games
7 67 (1.57%) Publishing
8 59 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.12%) Back Office
10 45 (1.05%) Law
11 38 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 34 (0.79%) Advertising
13 33 (0.77%) Legal
14 30 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 28 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (0.58%) International Banking
17 24 (0.56%) Billing
18 23 (0.54%) Investment Banking
18 23 (0.54%) Local Government
19 21 (0.49%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1644 (38.42%) Developer
2 1324 (30.94%) Architect
3 625 (14.61%) Solutions Architect
4 536 (12.53%) Java Developer
5 488 (11.40%) Senior Developer
6 457 (10.68%) .NET Developer
7 408 (9.53%) C# Developer
8 278 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 239 (5.59%) Technical Architect
10 214 (5.00%) SOA Architect
11 208 (4.86%) Consultant
12 193 (4.51%) Software Developer
13 178 (4.16%) Senior Java Developer
14 175 (4.09%) Java Architect
15 162 (3.79%) Analyst
16 152 (3.55%) Software Engineer
17 145 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
18 142 (3.32%) Integration Architect
19 140 (3.27%) Senior .NET Developer
20 135 (3.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1318 (30.80%) .NET
2 1146 (26.78%) Web Services
3 998 (23.32%) HTML
4 913 (21.34%) XML
5 755 (17.64%) CSS
6 728 (17.01%) REST
7 656 (15.33%) ASP.NET
8 557 (13.02%) SOAP
9 522 (12.20%) Middleware
10 514 (12.01%) WCF
11 513 (11.99%) AngularJS
12 499 (11.66%) Spring
13 457 (10.68%) jQuery
14 442 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 436 (10.19%) HTML5
16 396 (9.25%) RESTful
17 369 (8.62%) J2EE
18 356 (8.32%) .NET Framework
19 323 (7.55%) Java EE
20 322 (7.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 390 (9.11%) Enterprise Software
2 368 (8.60%) Computer Science
3 329 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 164 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 145 (3.39%) N-Tier
6 142 (3.32%) Data Integration
7 130 (3.04%) User Experience
8 107 (2.50%) Data Centre
9 97 (2.27%) Mobile App
10 83 (1.94%) Mathematics
11 79 (1.85%) Data Structures
12 75 (1.75%) Fintech
13 62 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 62 (1.45%) Clustering
14 60 (1.40%) Blog
15 58 (1.36%) Algorithms
16 50 (1.17%) Physics
17 44 (1.03%) iPad
18 37 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
19 35 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 556 (12.99%) Linux
2 425 (9.93%) Windows
3 353 (8.25%) Unix
4 88 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 72 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (1.52%) Android
7 47 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 46 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 23 (0.54%) Solaris
11 22 (0.51%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.44%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.28%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.23%) CentOS
16 8 (0.19%) Windows 10
16 8 (0.19%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.16%) zOS
18 6 (0.14%) AIX
19 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2196 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 912 (21.31%) MVC
3 894 (20.89%) TDD
4 847 (19.79%) Scrum
5 764 (17.85%) OO
6 613 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
7 570 (13.32%) Software Engineering
8 498 (11.64%) Microservices
9 436 (10.19%) SDLC
10 425 (9.93%) TOGAF
11 422 (9.86%) UML
12 412 (9.63%) E-Commerce
13 404 (9.44%) Mentoring
14 390 (9.11%) DevOps
15 368 (8.60%) Unit Testing
16 341 (7.97%) Open Source
17 296 (6.92%) Enterprise Architecture
18 293 (6.85%) BDD
19 284 (6.64%) ITIL
20 273 (6.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1716 (40.10%) Java
2 1173 (27.41%) C#
3 1145 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 1104 (25.80%) SQL
5 304 (7.10%) Python
6 240 (5.61%) PHP
7 195 (4.56%) T-SQL
8 185 (4.32%) PL/SQL
9 140 (3.27%) C++
10 120 (2.80%) PowerShell
11 119 (2.78%) C
12 115 (2.69%) Scala
13 100 (2.34%) Ruby
14 98 (2.29%) Go
15 83 (1.94%) TypeScript
16 82 (1.92%) XPath
17 69 (1.61%) VB.NET
18 59 (1.38%) Perl
19 55 (1.29%) Groovy
20 52 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 547 (12.78%) Degree
2 206 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 132 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 93 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 40 (0.93%) ISEB
7 38 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 37 (0.86%) MCSD
9 32 (0.75%) CISSP
10 28 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 26 (0.61%) CISA
11 26 (0.61%) PMI Certification
12 25 (0.58%) GCED
12 25 (0.58%) GCFA
12 25 (0.58%) GPEN
12 25 (0.58%) GPPA
12 25 (0.58%) GSNA
12 25 (0.58%) GSSP-JAVA
12 25 (0.58%) GWAPT
12 25 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (5.91%) QA
2 78 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 41 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 41 (0.96%) SLA
4 19 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (0.42%) COBIT
6 13 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.30%) SDET
7 9 (0.21%) SEPA
8 8 (0.19%) DICOM
8 8 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.093%) ISO20022
10 3 (0.070%) HL7
11 2 (0.047%) FISMA
12 1 (0.023%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.023%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.023%) WCAG
System Software
1 159 (3.72%) Docker
2 69 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (0.98%) Varnish
4 38 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 30 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.44%) vCloud
7 18 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (0.42%) vSphere
8 15 (0.35%) Terminal Services
8 15 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.19%) iptables
10 8 (0.19%) KVM
10 8 (0.19%) XenApp
11 6 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.14%) HDFS
11 6 (0.14%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.12%) XenServer
13 3 (0.070%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 119 (2.78%) Puppet
2 56 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (1.03%) Ansible
4 28 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
5 26 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (0.42%) Kibana
7 17 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
7 17 (0.40%) ZABBIX
8 15 (0.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (0.30%) Ambari
10 12 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 10 (0.23%) MOM
11 10 (0.23%) SCOM
12 9 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
12 9 (0.21%) Tivoli
13 8 (0.19%) Graylog
13 8 (0.19%) Kubernetes
13 8 (0.19%) logstash
13 8 (0.19%) Perfmon
13 8 (0.19%) yum
Vendors
1 1080 (25.24%) Oracle
2 720 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 230 (5.38%) IBM
4 155 (3.62%) SAP
5 124 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
6 104 (2.43%) VMware
7 94 (2.20%) TIBCO
8 90 (2.10%) Google
9 87 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 67 (1.57%) webMethods
11 58 (1.36%) HP
12 48 (1.12%) Atlassian
12 48 (1.12%) Cisco
13 47 (1.10%) hybris
13 47 (1.10%) Sybase
14 42 (0.98%) Talend
14 42 (0.98%) Zend
15 41 (0.96%) Tableau
16 37 (0.86%) MuleSoft
17 36 (0.84%) Informatica
North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Huntress Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £65k - 70k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 5% Pension, 25 Days Holiday, Healthcare and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5K on call
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago