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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 99 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1236 1233 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.80% 2.56% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 3.02% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 964 1010
Average salary £68,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.80% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37755 40772 37241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.43% 84.69% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31684 33826 30701
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOA
Salary Trend in London

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

SOA Salary Trend in London

SOA
Salary Histogram in London

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

SOA Salary Histogram in London

SOA
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 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 +29 372 £67,500 +12.50% 44
Brentford +21 12 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Canary Wharf +1 8 £72,500 +38.09%
Docklands, London +2 5 £80,000 +17.21% 1
Uxbridge -8 4 £60,000 +46.34% 2
Croydon +1 3 - - 1
Harrow -2 3 £73,750 +13.46%
Hayes -5 2 £67,500 -21.05%
Bromley +18 1 £45,000 -
Sidcup +9 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Westminster +5 1 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Beckenham - 1 £35,000 -
Wembley - 1 £75,000 -
Ealing - 1 £105,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1172 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1090 (46.01%) Java
3 899 (37.95%) Oracle
4 757 (31.95%) Finance
5 635 (26.80%) Web Services
6 560 (23.64%) SQL
7 548 (23.13%) TDD
8 546 (23.05%) .NET
9 494 (20.85%) Scrum
10 470 (19.84%) HTML
11 468 (19.76%) C#
12 456 (19.25%) JavaScript
13 430 (18.15%) Linux
14 426 (17.98%) SQL Server
15 397 (16.76%) Middleware
16 396 (16.72%) Banking
17 390 (16.46%) XML
18 358 (15.11%) E-Commerce
19 354 (14.94%) CSS
20 344 (14.52%) MVC
21 340 (14.35%) OO
22 333 (14.06%) Spring
23 322 (13.59%) Retail
24 316 (13.34%) TOGAF
25 311 (13.13%) J2EE
26 306 (12.92%) Microsoft
27 291 (12.28%) ASP.NET
28 289 (12.20%) UNIX
29 283 (11.95%) REST
30 279 (11.78%) Oracle Fusion

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 208 (8.78%) WebSphere
2 187 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 182 (7.68%) WebLogic
4 160 (6.75%) JBoss
5 103 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 93 (3.93%) CMS
7 83 (3.50%) SharePoint
8 82 (3.46%) Apache
9 72 (3.04%) WebSphere Application Server
10 71 (3.00%) Tomcat
11 67 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
12 60 (2.53%) Apache Solr
13 59 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
14 52 (2.20%) Mule
15 44 (1.86%) OpenStack
16 43 (1.82%) Apache Spark
17 38 (1.60%) CICS
18 36 (1.52%) IIS
19 35 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
20 34 (1.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 175 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 19 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.51%) MS Office
5 2 (0.084%) MS Project
6 1 (0.042%) SPSS
6 1 (0.042%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.042%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.042%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 123 (5.19%) Oracle BPM
2 110 (4.64%) Oracle EBS
3 72 (3.04%) Oracle Applications
4 61 (2.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 23 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
6 18 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
7 16 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
8 13 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (0.46%) Summit
10 10 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
11 9 (0.38%) Markit EDM
11 9 (0.38%) LatentZero
11 9 (0.38%) thinkFolio
12 7 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
12 7 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
14 3 (0.13%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 154 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (5.40%) SaaS
3 80 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 47 (1.98%) Force.com
5 43 (1.82%) PaaS
6 26 (1.10%) IaaS
7 20 (0.84%) GitHub
8 12 (0.51%) iPaaS
9 8 (0.34%) Terremark
9 8 (0.34%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.084%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.084%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.084%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.084%) Office 365
13 1 (0.042%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.74%) HTTP
2 58 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 43 (1.82%) Internet
4 29 (1.22%) SSL
4 29 (1.22%) Firewall
5 14 (0.59%) DNS
6 12 (0.51%) CTI
7 10 (0.42%) ATM
8 9 (0.38%) SAN
9 8 (0.34%) VLAN
9 8 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (0.34%) NAS
10 6 (0.25%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.25%) FTP
11 5 (0.21%) DHCP
11 5 (0.21%) SNMP
11 5 (0.21%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.21%) VPN
11 5 (0.21%) GSM
11 5 (0.21%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 253 (10.68%) Oracle Database
3 225 (9.50%) Relational Database
4 192 (8.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 152 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 149 (6.29%) MySQL
7 135 (5.70%) RDBMS
8 129 (5.45%) Oracle ODI
9 103 (4.35%) MongoDB
9 103 (4.35%) DB2
10 100 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
11 87 (3.67%) Big Data
12 83 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
13 77 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 72 (3.04%) Hadoop
15 58 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 57 (2.41%) Oracle Exadata
17 49 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 47 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 45 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 249 (10.51%) Git (software)
2 137 (5.78%) Jenkins
3 125 (5.28%) Subversion
4 122 (5.15%) JUnit
5 109 (4.60%) Maven
6 104 (4.39%) JIRA
7 89 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 76 (3.21%) Selenium
9 72 (3.04%) Cucumber
10 63 (2.66%) Visual Studio
11 52 (2.20%) Ant
12 45 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 40 (1.69%) NUnit
14 38 (1.60%) TeamCity
15 29 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
16 27 (1.14%) Mockito
17 25 (1.06%) Behat
18 24 (1.01%) CocoaPods
19 22 (0.93%) Mercurial
19 22 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 757 (31.95%) Finance
2 396 (16.72%) Banking
3 322 (13.59%) Retail
4 116 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 71 (3.00%) Front Office
6 65 (2.74%) Games
7 60 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 52 (2.20%) Investment Banking
9 50 (2.11%) Advertising
10 49 (2.07%) Law
10 49 (2.07%) Marketing
11 48 (2.03%) Back Office
12 38 (1.60%) Legal
13 33 (1.39%) Retail Banking
14 27 (1.14%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.84%) Publishing
15 20 (0.84%) Billing
16 18 (0.76%) International Banking
17 7 (0.30%) Private Banking
18 6 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 875 (36.94%) Architect
2 846 (35.71%) Developer
3 319 (13.47%) Solutions Architect
4 264 (11.14%) Consultant
5 243 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 232 (9.79%) Java Developer
7 144 (6.08%) C# Developer
8 137 (5.78%) .NET Developer
9 133 (5.61%) Technical Architect
10 106 (4.47%) Enterprise Architect
11 101 (4.26%) Integration Architect
12 97 (4.09%) SOA Consultant
13 92 (3.88%) SOA Architect
13 92 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
13 92 (3.88%) Senior Architect
14 85 (3.59%) Oracle Consultant
15 73 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
16 72 (3.04%) Oracle Architect
17 68 (2.87%) Technical Consultant
18 65 (2.74%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (26.80%) Web Services
2 546 (23.05%) .NET
3 470 (19.84%) HTML
4 397 (16.76%) Middleware
5 390 (16.46%) XML
6 354 (14.94%) CSS
7 333 (14.06%) Spring
8 311 (13.13%) J2EE
9 291 (12.28%) ASP.NET
10 283 (11.95%) REST
11 279 (11.78%) Oracle Fusion
12 276 (11.65%) SOAP
13 217 (9.16%) WCF
14 183 (7.72%) Hibernate
15 180 (7.60%) jQuery
16 177 (7.47%) RESTful
17 156 (6.59%) HTML5
18 136 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 129 (5.45%) .NET Framework
19 129 (5.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 165 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
2 148 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 94 (3.97%) Data Integration
5 89 (3.76%) User Experience
6 87 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 77 (3.25%) N-Tier
8 63 (2.66%) Data Centre
9 62 (2.62%) SWIFT
10 55 (2.32%) Oracle Exalogic
11 52 (2.20%) Mobile App
12 50 (2.11%) Mainframe
13 44 (1.86%) Hedge funds
14 41 (1.73%) Derivative
15 40 (1.69%) Client/Server
16 34 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 31 (1.31%) Credit Risk
18 30 (1.27%) Algorithms
19 25 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
19 25 (1.06%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 430 (18.15%) Linux
2 289 (12.20%) UNIX
3 173 (7.30%) Windows
4 105 (4.43%) Android
5 84 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (1.06%) Solaris
8 20 (0.84%) MVS
9 19 (0.80%) AIX
10 13 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.46%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.30%) CentOS
16 6 (0.25%) CoreOS
17 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 4 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.084%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1172 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 548 (23.13%) TDD
3 494 (20.85%) Scrum
4 358 (15.11%) E-Commerce
5 344 (14.52%) MVC
6 340 (14.35%) OO
7 316 (13.34%) TOGAF
8 255 (10.76%) BDD
9 233 (9.84%) SDLC
10 232 (9.79%) Open Source
11 219 (9.24%) UML
12 201 (8.48%) Kanban
13 198 (8.36%) Software Engineering
14 191 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
15 182 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
16 175 (7.39%) Zachman Framework
17 162 (6.84%) Project Management
18 146 (6.16%) CRM
18 146 (6.16%) Mentoring
19 145 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1090 (46.01%) Java
2 560 (23.64%) SQL
3 468 (19.76%) C#
4 456 (19.25%) JavaScript
5 129 (5.45%) PHP
6 128 (5.40%) Python
7 111 (4.69%) C++
8 104 (4.39%) Scala
9 98 (4.14%) Ruby
10 73 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 61 (2.57%) Perl
12 60 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 57 (2.41%) Groovy
14 52 (2.20%) C
15 38 (1.60%) Apex Code
16 31 (1.31%) Shell Script
16 31 (1.31%) Objective-C
17 28 (1.18%) COBOL
18 25 (1.06%) VB.NET
19 24 (1.01%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 252 (10.64%) Degree
2 78 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (0.46%) ISEB
8 10 (0.42%) MCSE
9 6 (0.25%) MCAD
9 6 (0.25%) MCSD
9 6 (0.25%) MCTS
9 6 (0.25%) MCPD
10 5 (0.21%) MCITP
10 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 5 (0.21%) CISSP
10 5 (0.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (6.29%) QA
2 31 (1.31%) COBIT
3 11 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.34%) SLA
5 7 (0.30%) MiFID
6 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.042%) HL7
System Software
1 61 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (1.10%) Varnish
3 23 (0.97%) Docker
4 21 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.84%) Active Directory
6 16 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.38%) iptables
9 7 (0.30%) LXC
9 7 (0.30%) vCloud
10 5 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.21%) vSphere
10 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.042%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.042%) KVM
12 1 (0.042%) HDFS
12 1 (0.042%) Samba
12 1 (0.042%) Xen
12 1 (0.042%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 61 (2.57%) Puppet
2 59 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (2.45%) Data Guard
4 16 (0.68%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.25%) MOM
5 6 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.21%) CA LISA
6 5 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (0.17%) OpenSSO
7 4 (0.17%) Nagios
8 3 (0.13%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.13%) CloudHub
8 3 (0.13%) Ansible
8 3 (0.13%) logstash
9 2 (0.084%) Kibana
9 2 (0.084%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.084%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.042%) collectd
10 1 (0.042%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.042%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 899 (37.95%) Oracle
2 306 (12.92%) Microsoft
3 178 (7.51%) IBM
4 93 (3.93%) TIBCO
5 91 (3.84%) SAP
6 81 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
7 58 (2.45%) VMware
8 54 (2.28%) hybris
9 50 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 43 (1.82%) webMethods
11 40 (1.69%) Sitecore
12 38 (1.60%) Sybase
13 36 (1.52%) Pega
14 33 (1.39%) Google
14 33 (1.39%) Siebel
15 29 (1.22%) Talend
16 25 (1.06%) MuleSoft
16 25 (1.06%) Informatica
17 22 (0.93%) ATG
18 21 (0.89%) Adobe
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45k-£55k per annum + 10% Bonus, Extensive Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago