The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Developer
Rank 610 631 614
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 2 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.011% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.012% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 11
Average salary £47,600 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
SOA Developer
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOA Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

SOA Developer Salary Trend in London

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 8 (66.67%) UNIX
4 8 (66.67%) Solaris
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Apache
4 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (66.67%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) BPEL
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) Clustering
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (66.67%) Apache
3 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) EJB
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Solaris
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) BPEL
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat