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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 596 547 592
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 43 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 83 62
Average salary £76,250 £72,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.17% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £89,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
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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 +13 9 £82,500 +13.79%
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 96 (100.00%) SOA
2 47 (48.96%) Java
3 36 (37.50%) Oracle
4 31 (32.29%) Middleware
5 30 (31.25%) Finance
6 26 (27.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 19 (19.79%) J2EE
8 18 (18.75%) UML
9 17 (17.71%) Web Services
9 17 (17.71%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (14.58%) SQL
11 14 (14.58%) Oracle Database
11 14 (14.58%) Presales
11 14 (14.58%) Oracle BPM
12 13 (13.54%) RESTful
12 13 (13.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (13.54%) PL/SQL
12 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
13 12 (12.50%) CRM
14 11 (11.46%) XML
14 11 (11.46%) Oracle ADF
14 11 (11.46%) TOGAF
15 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (10.42%) Data Modelling
15 10 (10.42%) Oracle CX
16 9 (9.38%) Open Source
16 9 (9.38%) Java EE
16 9 (9.38%) Workflow

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.17%) CICS
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.08%) MTS
6 1 (1.04%) Apache
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.04%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Documentum
6 1 (1.04%) FileNet
6 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (14.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Oracle CX
2 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) FTP
1 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.13%) DB2
4 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Gradle
2 1 (1.04%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 30 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
2 8 (8.33%) Games
3 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.21%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.29%) Middleware
2 26 (27.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (19.79%) J2EE
4 17 (17.71%) Web Services
5 13 (13.54%) RESTful
6 11 (11.46%) Oracle ADF
6 11 (11.46%) XML
7 9 (9.38%) Java EE
8 8 (8.33%) .NET
9 5 (5.21%) XSD
10 4 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (4.17%) FpML
10 4 (4.17%) HTML
10 4 (4.17%) SOAP
10 4 (4.17%) XML Schema
10 4 (4.17%) XSLT
11 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.08%) REST
11 2 (2.08%) Spring
12 1 (1.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.17%) Derivative
3 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.17%) Equities
3 4 (4.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 4 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.13%) FMCG
4 3 (3.13%) IPTV
4 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.13%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) DataPower
6 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.04%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) SOA
2 18 (18.75%) UML
3 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.58%) Presales
5 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
6 12 (12.50%) CRM
7 11 (11.46%) TOGAF
8 10 (10.42%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (9.38%) Open Source
9 9 (9.38%) Workflow
10 8 (8.33%) Workflow Management
11 7 (7.29%) SDLC
12 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (4.17%) Data Architecture
14 4 (4.17%) High Availability
14 4 (4.17%) Identity Management
14 4 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.96%) Java
2 14 (14.58%) SQL
3 13 (13.54%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.25%) PHP
5 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.13%) COBOL
7 1 (1.04%) Groovy
7 1 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
1 2 (2.08%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 36 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Avaya
5 1 (1.04%) Genesys
5 1 (1.04%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.04%) Pega
5 1 (1.04%) Siebel
5 1 (1.04%) webMethods
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