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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 116 126 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2775 2342 3409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.46% 2.25% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.85% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 1926 2850
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £78,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +11 1345 £60,000 - 121
South East +16 563 £53,000 +6.00% 50
East of England +10 221 £50,775 +1.55% 21
Yorkshire +2 185 £50,000 +11.11% 14
South West -25 137 £50,000 +19.44% 14
North West +17 136 £42,500 +6.25% 26
East Midlands +7 81 £45,000 -10.00% 7
West Midlands -30 76 £40,000 -13.97% 10
North East -3 7 £43,750 +63.55% 2
Midlands +1 3 - -
SOA
UK

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2061 (38.74%) Java
2 1763 (33.14%) Oracle
3 1703 (32.01%) .NET
4 1647 (30.96%) Web Services
5 1447 (27.20%) SQL
6 1441 (27.09%) C#
7 1362 (25.60%) SQL Server
8 1328 (24.96%) Finance
9 1203 (22.61%) XML
10 1132 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 1120 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 1112 (20.90%) HTML
13 1045 (19.64%) TDD
14 964 (18.12%) ASP.NET
15 925 (17.39%) CSS
16 924 (17.37%) Scrum
17 885 (16.64%) MVC
18 869 (16.33%) Microsoft
19 774 (14.55%) OO
20 764 (14.36%) Middleware
21 715 (13.44%) J2EE
22 689 (12.95%) WCF
23 674 (12.67%) Windows
24 662 (12.44%) Spring
25 636 (11.95%) Degree
26 634 (11.92%) UML
27 618 (11.62%) jQuery
28 589 (11.07%) Oracle Database
29 582 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
30 579 (10.88%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 445 (8.36%) WebLogic
2 341 (6.41%) WebSphere
3 315 (5.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 250 (4.70%) BizTalk Server
5 196 (3.68%) Tomcat
6 191 (3.59%) Apache
7 188 (3.53%) SharePoint
8 154 (2.89%) CMS
9 143 (2.69%) IIS
10 127 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
11 97 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 78 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
12 78 (1.47%) Umbraco
13 70 (1.32%) Node.js
14 68 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
15 61 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
15 61 (1.15%) WebLogic Integration
16 57 (1.07%) MQSeries
17 54 (1.02%) GlassFish
18 52 (0.98%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 441 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.07%) MS Office
3 35 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.62%) MS Project
5 31 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.094%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.056%) SPSS
11 2 (0.038%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 255 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
2 254 (4.77%) Oracle BPM
3 146 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 128 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
5 90 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 52 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
7 51 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
8 28 (0.53%) AquaLogic BPM
9 24 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
10 23 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
11 19 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
12 18 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
13 15 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
14 10 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 9 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
15 9 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
15 9 (0.17%) Magento
16 8 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
16 8 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
17 6 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 130 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (2.11%) SaaS
3 96 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (0.64%) GitHub
6 27 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.47%) PaaS
7 25 (0.47%) IaaS
8 15 (0.28%) Force.com
9 12 (0.23%) Trello
10 6 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.11%) Route 53
11 2 (0.038%) Taleo
11 2 (0.038%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 277 (5.21%) Internet
2 157 (2.95%) HTTP
3 106 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.28%) Firewall
5 61 (1.15%) SAN
6 55 (1.03%) DNS
7 51 (0.96%) SSL
8 31 (0.58%) Broadband
9 30 (0.56%) LDAP
10 24 (0.45%) Intranet
11 22 (0.41%) LAN
11 22 (0.41%) SMS
12 21 (0.39%) WAN
13 17 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
14 16 (0.30%) PBX
15 15 (0.28%) SMTP
16 14 (0.26%) VPN
17 13 (0.24%) Network Security
18 11 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1362 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 589 (11.07%) Oracle Database
3 579 (10.88%) Relational Database
4 335 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 333 (6.26%) MySQL
6 284 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 236 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 220 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 216 (4.06%) NoSQL
10 199 (3.74%) Oracle ODI
11 197 (3.70%) MongoDB
12 194 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 186 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
14 179 (3.36%) Oracle BI EE
15 150 (2.82%) Big Data
16 140 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
16 140 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
17 134 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 100 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
19 82 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 341 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 303 (5.70%) Git (software)
3 294 (5.53%) Visual Studio
4 278 (5.23%) Maven
5 262 (4.92%) Selenium
6 259 (4.87%) Subversion
7 244 (4.59%) JUnit
8 216 (4.06%) Jenkins
9 200 (3.76%) NUnit
10 191 (3.59%) Ant
11 177 (3.33%) JIRA
12 175 (3.29%) Eclipse
13 120 (2.26%) Cucumber
14 113 (2.12%) Hudson
15 88 (1.65%) WebDriver
15 88 (1.65%) SoapUI
16 87 (1.64%) Mercurial
17 85 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
17 85 (1.60%) TeamCity
18 75 (1.41%) JMeter
General
1 1328 (24.96%) Finance
2 388 (7.29%) Banking
3 373 (7.01%) Telecoms
4 329 (6.18%) Retail
5 188 (3.53%) Marketing
6 132 (2.48%) Games
7 98 (1.84%) Investment Banking
8 97 (1.82%) Advertising
9 87 (1.64%) Back Office
10 79 (1.48%) Billing
11 73 (1.37%) Front Office
12 69 (1.30%) Publishing
13 54 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 45 (0.85%) French Language
15 37 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
16 32 (0.60%) Legal
17 30 (0.56%) Spanish Language
17 30 (0.56%) Law
18 29 (0.55%) German Language
19 28 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2103 (39.53%) Developer
2 1639 (30.81%) Architect
3 783 (14.72%) Solutions Architect
4 625 (11.75%) Senior Developer
5 560 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 502 (9.44%) .NET Developer
7 428 (8.05%) C# Developer
8 367 (6.90%) Analyst
9 298 (5.60%) Consultant
10 285 (5.36%) Technical Architect
11 283 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
12 205 (3.85%) Software Developer
13 204 (3.83%) Software Engineer
14 197 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
15 163 (3.06%) Senior Architect
16 156 (2.93%) Senior .NET Developer
17 151 (2.84%) Enterprise Architect
18 149 (2.80%) DBA
19 142 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
20 141 (2.65%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1703 (32.01%) .NET
2 1647 (30.96%) Web Services
3 1203 (22.61%) XML
4 1112 (20.90%) HTML
5 964 (18.12%) ASP.NET
6 925 (17.39%) CSS
7 764 (14.36%) Middleware
8 715 (13.44%) J2EE
9 689 (12.95%) WCF
10 662 (12.44%) Spring
11 618 (11.62%) jQuery
12 546 (10.26%) REST
13 497 (9.34%) SOAP
14 492 (9.25%) HTML5
15 482 (9.06%) Hibernate
16 465 (8.74%) Ajax
17 450 (8.46%) .NET Framework
18 365 (6.86%) XSLT
19 354 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 309 (5.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 582 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
2 365 (6.86%) N-Tier
3 346 (6.50%) Computer Science
4 319 (6.00%) Open Source
5 233 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 129 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 127 (2.39%) Data Integration
8 114 (2.14%) Client/Server
9 94 (1.77%) Mathematics
10 89 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
11 71 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 64 (1.20%) Blackberry
13 61 (1.15%) Clustering
14 58 (1.09%) Derivative
15 50 (0.94%) Equities
16 49 (0.92%) Social Media
17 45 (0.85%) Digital Media
18 44 (0.83%) Fixed Income
19 42 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
19 42 (0.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 674 (12.67%) Windows
2 573 (10.77%) Linux
3 528 (9.92%) UNIX
4 235 (4.42%) Android
5 212 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 85 (1.60%) Solaris
7 62 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 50 (0.94%) AIX
9 46 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
9 46 (0.86%) Windows Phone
10 44 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (0.73%) HPUX
12 24 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
13 20 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 18 (0.34%) Debian
15 15 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (0.26%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
18 7 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1120 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1045 (19.64%) TDD
3 924 (17.37%) Scrum
4 885 (16.64%) MVC
5 774 (14.55%) OO
6 634 (11.92%) UML
7 576 (10.83%) E-Commerce
8 509 (9.57%) Software Engineering
9 503 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
10 395 (7.42%) Unit Testing
11 388 (7.29%) Enterprise Architecture
12 384 (7.22%) CRM
13 372 (6.99%) Project Management
14 365 (6.86%) TOGAF
15 350 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
16 341 (6.41%) BDD
17 319 (6.00%) ITIL
18 313 (5.88%) Data Modelling
19 289 (5.43%) Workflow
20 270 (5.08%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 2061 (38.74%) Java
2 1447 (27.20%) SQL
3 1441 (27.09%) C#
4 1132 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 281 (5.28%) T-SQL
6 274 (5.15%) PL/SQL
7 181 (3.40%) VB.NET
8 179 (3.36%) Shell Script
9 175 (3.29%) Ruby
9 175 (3.29%) C++
10 166 (3.12%) Groovy
11 159 (2.99%) PHP
12 145 (2.73%) Python
13 136 (2.56%) XPath
14 123 (2.31%) C
15 110 (2.07%) Scala
16 102 (1.92%) Perl
16 102 (1.92%) Objective-C
17 47 (0.88%) VB
18 40 (0.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 636 (11.95%) Degree
2 118 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 78 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.02%) ISEB
6 45 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
7 39 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 37 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 36 (0.68%) MCP
10 35 (0.66%) ISTQB
11 30 (0.56%) Sun Certification
12 29 (0.55%) MCPD
13 28 (0.53%) MCTS
14 26 (0.49%) CISSP
15 23 (0.43%) HNC
16 22 (0.41%) OCP
17 20 (0.38%) MBA
18 18 (0.34%) DV Cleared
19 17 (0.32%) MCSD
20 15 (0.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 326 (6.13%) QA
2 54 (1.02%) COBIT
3 51 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 40 (0.75%) SLA
5 39 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 33 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 27 (0.51%) HL7
8 12 (0.23%) JSP 440
9 10 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.094%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.038%) TickIT
12 2 (0.038%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 149 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
2 67 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 28 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.43%) Active Directory
5 18 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.30%) Varnish
7 14 (0.26%) XenApp
8 12 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.23%) vCloud
8 12 (0.23%) KVM
9 11 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.15%) OCFS2
11 6 (0.11%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.094%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.075%) Squid
13 4 (0.075%) vSphere
14 3 (0.056%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.038%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 2 (0.038%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 92 (1.73%) Data Guard
2 85 (1.60%) Puppet
3 69 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 35 (0.66%) Nagios
6 34 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
7 31 (0.58%) Tivoli
8 23 (0.43%) TIBCO Hawk
9 21 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
10 18 (0.34%) OpenView
11 14 (0.26%) HP NNM
12 13 (0.24%) Netcool
13 12 (0.23%) NSN NetAct
14 11 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
14 11 (0.21%) OpenSSO
15 10 (0.19%) SAP Afaria
16 9 (0.17%) CA Wily
16 9 (0.17%) TeMIP
16 9 (0.17%) OVPI
17 8 (0.15%) Legato
Vendors
1 1763 (33.14%) Oracle
2 869 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 355 (6.67%) IBM
4 323 (6.07%) JBoss
5 211 (3.97%) TIBCO
6 180 (3.38%) SAP
7 113 (2.12%) HP
8 111 (2.09%) webMethods
9 106 (1.99%) Informatica
10 105 (1.97%) Red Hat
11 102 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
12 69 (1.30%) Business Objects
12 69 (1.30%) Google
13 65 (1.22%) Software AG
14 64 (1.20%) Cognos
15 58 (1.09%) Sitecore
15 58 (1.09%) VMware
16 54 (1.02%) BEA
17 50 (0.94%) Pega
18 49 (0.92%) AccuRev
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates (+ Benefits)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum circa £70,000 per annum + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 6 £25,783 - £34,530 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Virtual Resources
Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £25,000 to £75,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday