The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Architect
Rank 590 630 604
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 42 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.043% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.046% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 11
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
SOA Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41415 45452 41396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.51% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35104 38228 34621
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the London region.

SOA Architect Salary Trend in London

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in London

SOA Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
City of London +39 28 £60,000 -27.27%
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited SOA Architect in their job title 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 with SOA Architect in their job title.

1 90 (100.00%) SOA
2 86 (95.56%) Oracle
3 82 (91.11%) Middleware
3 82 (91.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 80 (88.89%) Java
5 51 (56.67%) Finance
5 51 (56.67%) Retail
6 48 (53.33%) Data Integration
7 47 (52.22%) Zachman Framework
7 47 (52.22%) TOGAF
7 47 (52.22%) Banking
8 36 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 33 (36.67%) Oracle Database
10 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 32 (35.56%) Oracle BPM
11 27 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
11 27 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
11 27 (30.00%) Web Services
12 15 (16.67%) Linux
12 15 (16.67%) UNIX
13 13 (14.44%) Process Management
14 6 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
14 6 (6.67%) PL/SQL
14 6 (6.67%) SQL
15 5 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
16 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (4.44%) C#
16 4 (4.44%) UML
16 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
17 3 (3.33%) Waterfall

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited SOA Architect in their job title 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 with SOA Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.11%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.67%) Oracle Database
2 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Maven
1 1 (1.11%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.11%) Subversion
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.11%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.11%) Ant
1 1 (1.11%) PVCS
General
1 51 (56.67%) Finance
1 51 (56.67%) Retail
2 47 (52.22%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (91.11%) Middleware
1 82 (91.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 27 (30.00%) Web Services
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (1.11%) Spring
5 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.11%) WSDL
5 1 (1.11%) HTML
5 1 (1.11%) .NET
5 1 (1.11%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) CSS
5 1 (1.11%) SOAP
5 1 (1.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 48 (53.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Linux
1 15 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (1.11%) AIX
2 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) SOA
2 47 (52.22%) Zachman Framework
2 47 (52.22%) TOGAF
3 13 (14.44%) Process Management
4 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (4.44%) UML
5 3 (3.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (3.33%) BPMN
5 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.11%) High Availability
6 1 (1.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.11%) BPEL
6 1 (1.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.11%) SDLC
6 1 (1.11%) Workflow
6 1 (1.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.11%) E-business
6 1 (1.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (6.67%) SQL
3 4 (4.44%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 86 (95.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.11%) webMethods
2 1 (1.11%) Siebel
2 1 (1.11%) IBM
2 1 (1.11%) Sun
2 1 (1.11%) BEA
2 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
2 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
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