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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 99 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1244 1228 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.64% 2.78% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 3.40% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1074 1101
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
(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 -13 301 £60,000 -7.69% 32
Uxbridge +3 17 £41,000 -28.69%
Hounslow -1 16 £77,500 +93.75%
Harrow - 14 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +21 12 £52,500 -32.25%
Docklands, London +6 9 £62,500 -20.63%
Hammersmith - 8 £60,000 -
Hayes +7 7 £85,500 +144.28% 1
Clapham - 7 £60,000 -
Croydon -10 5 £39,500 -17.70%
Southwark - 5 £47,500 -
Westminster -1 3 - -
Bromley - 3 £90,000 -
West Drayton - 3 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -18 2 £72,500 +13.72%
Wimbledon - 2 £55,000 -
Ealing +10 1 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Sidcup - 1 £42,500 - 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 986 (39.36%) Java
2 848 (33.85%) Web Services
3 819 (32.69%) Oracle
4 734 (29.30%) .NET
5 688 (27.47%) JavaScript
6 667 (26.63%) TDD
7 627 (25.03%) SQL
8 626 (24.99%) HTML
9 610 (24.35%) Finance
10 606 (24.19%) C#
11 601 (23.99%) Scrum
12 561 (22.40%) SQL Server
13 549 (21.92%) XML
14 538 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
15 516 (20.60%) CSS
16 481 (19.20%) MVC
17 418 (16.69%) ASP.NET
18 416 (16.61%) Spring
19 402 (16.05%) OO
20 394 (15.73%) Degree
21 369 (14.73%) E-Commerce
22 361 (14.41%) BDD
23 349 (13.93%) Microsoft
24 342 (13.65%) UML
25 341 (13.61%) REST
26 334 (13.33%) Linux
27 319 (12.73%) Middleware
28 314 (12.53%) WCF
29 305 (12.18%) jQuery
29 305 (12.18%) J2EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 259 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 168 (6.71%) Apache
3 136 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 128 (5.11%) CMS
5 127 (5.07%) WebSphere
6 114 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 111 (4.43%) Oracle Service Bus
8 95 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
9 74 (2.95%) IIS
10 71 (2.83%) SharePoint
11 48 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
12 46 (1.84%) Confluence
13 44 (1.76%) GlassFish
14 42 (1.68%) Node.js
15 40 (1.60%) Drupal
16 36 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
17 35 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
18 30 (1.20%) Alfresco
19 26 (1.04%) Mule
19 26 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 156 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.04%) MS Office
3 25 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.16%) SPSS
8 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.080%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.040%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 137 (5.47%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (3.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 80 (3.19%) Oracle Applications
4 79 (3.15%) Oracle BPM
5 40 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
6 37 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (0.56%) AquaLogic BPM
8 9 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
8 9 (0.36%) HFM
8 9 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.28%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.28%) Magento
10 6 (0.24%) Optimost
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
12 4 (0.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 99 (3.95%) SaaS
2 63 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (1.76%) PaaS
6 42 (1.68%) IaaS
7 15 (0.60%) GitHub
8 9 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.12%) Force.com
10 1 (0.040%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.040%) Heroku
10 1 (0.040%) Route 53
10 1 (0.040%) Taleo
10 1 (0.040%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.040%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.040%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.040%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 186 (7.43%) Internet
2 88 (3.51%) HTTP
3 43 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 42 (1.68%) Intranet
5 40 (1.60%) SNMP
6 39 (1.56%) SAN
7 30 (1.20%) AMQP
8 29 (1.16%) Firewall
9 18 (0.72%) VPN
10 16 (0.64%) DNS
11 13 (0.52%) LDAP
11 13 (0.52%) SSL
12 10 (0.40%) SMTP
13 7 (0.28%) DHCP
13 7 (0.28%) VLAN
14 6 (0.24%) RTP
14 6 (0.24%) Network Security
15 5 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
16 4 (0.16%) Kerberos
16 4 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 290 (11.58%) Oracle Database
3 248 (9.90%) Relational Database
4 171 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 168 (6.71%) MySQL
6 156 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 148 (5.91%) MongoDB
8 147 (5.87%) NoSQL
9 145 (5.79%) RDBMS
10 115 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 108 (4.31%) Big Data
12 99 (3.95%) Oracle ODI
13 95 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
14 81 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 78 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
16 74 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
17 61 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
18 50 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 48 (1.92%) DB2
20 41 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 214 (8.54%) Selenium
2 182 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 177 (7.07%) JUnit
4 149 (5.95%) Maven
5 140 (5.59%) Jenkins
6 115 (4.59%) Subversion
7 99 (3.95%) JIRA
8 90 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 89 (3.55%) Visual Studio
10 83 (3.31%) Cucumber
11 82 (3.27%) NUnit
12 78 (3.11%) Ant
13 70 (2.79%) Mockito
14 66 (2.63%) SoapUI
15 60 (2.40%) Eclipse
16 59 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (2.08%) Hudson
18 44 (1.76%) WebDriver
19 35 (1.40%) JMeter
19 35 (1.40%) Artifactory
General
1 610 (24.35%) Finance
2 193 (7.70%) Retail
3 171 (6.83%) Banking
4 144 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 122 (4.87%) Marketing
6 108 (4.31%) Games
7 81 (3.23%) Publishing
8 66 (2.63%) Advertising
9 49 (1.96%) Financial Institution
10 48 (1.92%) Law
10 48 (1.92%) Investment Banking
11 41 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 39 (1.56%) Legal
13 36 (1.44%) Front Office
14 34 (1.36%) Back Office
15 27 (1.08%) French Language
16 23 (0.92%) Spanish Language
17 21 (0.84%) German Language
18 18 (0.72%) Italian Language
19 14 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1033 (41.24%) Developer
2 680 (27.15%) Architect
3 333 (13.29%) Java Developer
4 327 (13.05%) Senior Developer
5 318 (12.69%) Solutions Architect
6 230 (9.18%) C# Developer
7 192 (7.66%) Consultant
8 170 (6.79%) .NET Developer
9 139 (5.55%) Analyst
10 138 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 123 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
12 121 (4.83%) Technical Architect
13 94 (3.75%) DBA
14 91 (3.63%) Senior Architect
15 76 (3.03%) Web Developer
15 76 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
16 71 (2.83%) Oracle DBA
17 64 (2.55%) Enterprise Architect
17 64 (2.55%) Administrator
18 63 (2.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 848 (33.85%) Web Services
2 734 (29.30%) .NET
3 626 (24.99%) HTML
4 549 (21.92%) XML
5 516 (20.60%) CSS
6 418 (16.69%) ASP.NET
7 416 (16.61%) Spring
8 341 (13.61%) REST
9 319 (12.73%) Middleware
10 314 (12.53%) WCF
11 305 (12.18%) jQuery
11 305 (12.18%) J2EE
12 303 (12.10%) Hibernate
13 288 (11.50%) SOAP
14 250 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 235 (9.38%) JSON
16 228 (9.10%) HTML5
17 217 (8.66%) RESTful
18 200 (7.98%) Ajax
19 197 (7.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 227 (9.06%) Computer Science
2 206 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
3 188 (7.50%) Open Source
4 101 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 91 (3.63%) Client/Server
5 91 (3.63%) N-Tier
6 80 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 69 (2.75%) Clustering
8 64 (2.55%) Data Integration
9 49 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 49 (1.96%) Mathematics
10 47 (1.88%) Mainframe
11 38 (1.52%) Video on Demand
11 38 (1.52%) Digital Media
12 37 (1.48%) Social Media
13 34 (1.36%) Hedge funds
14 31 (1.24%) Replication
15 30 (1.20%) Derivative
16 29 (1.16%) iPhone
16 29 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 334 (13.33%) Linux
2 259 (10.34%) Windows
3 232 (9.26%) UNIX
4 97 (3.87%) Android
5 90 (3.59%) Apple iOS
6 44 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (1.76%) Solaris
7 27 (1.08%) AIX
8 24 (0.96%) Windows Phone
9 22 (0.88%) Debian
10 20 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (0.72%) Windows 7
12 17 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.52%) CentOS
14 11 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.080%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.080%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (26.63%) TDD
2 601 (23.99%) Scrum
3 538 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
4 481 (19.20%) MVC
5 402 (16.05%) OO
6 369 (14.73%) E-Commerce
7 361 (14.41%) BDD
8 342 (13.65%) UML
9 245 (9.78%) Unit Testing
9 245 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
10 216 (8.62%) Software Engineering
11 207 (8.26%) Data Modelling
12 195 (7.78%) TOGAF
13 179 (7.15%) CRM
14 167 (6.67%) Multithreading
15 165 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
16 154 (6.15%) Project Management
17 152 (6.07%) Enterprise Architecture
18 151 (6.03%) OOD
19 130 (5.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 986 (39.36%) Java
2 688 (27.47%) JavaScript
3 627 (25.03%) SQL
4 606 (24.19%) C#
5 109 (4.35%) Groovy
6 107 (4.27%) Ruby
7 104 (4.15%) T-SQL
8 98 (3.91%) C++
9 95 (3.79%) PHP
10 90 (3.59%) Python
11 80 (3.19%) Scala
12 70 (2.79%) PL/SQL
13 47 (1.88%) XPath
14 46 (1.84%) VB
15 45 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 38 (1.52%) C
17 37 (1.48%) Objective-C
18 27 (1.08%) Perl
18 27 (1.08%) Clojure
19 18 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 394 (15.73%) Degree
2 65 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 22 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 21 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.68%) MBA
6 14 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (0.48%) HNC
7 12 (0.48%) MCSE
8 11 (0.44%) ISEB
8 11 (0.44%) CISSP
8 11 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.40%) CCNA
9 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 9 (0.36%) CCNP
11 8 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.28%) Sun Certification
13 6 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (8.62%) QA
2 40 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 23 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.48%) SLA
5 11 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 87 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.92%) Varnish
4 13 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.36%) HDFS
6 8 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.24%) XenApp
8 5 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.20%) KVM
9 4 (0.16%) Docker
9 4 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.16%) vSphere
10 3 (0.12%) NFS
10 3 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.080%) Xen
11 2 (0.080%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.080%) vCloud
12 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 70 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (2.28%) Data Guard
3 48 (1.92%) Puppet
4 20 (0.80%) Vagrant
5 19 (0.76%) Nagios
6 18 (0.72%) OpenSSO
7 13 (0.52%) YUM
8 11 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (0.44%) CA Wily
9 10 (0.40%) CA SiteMinder
10 8 (0.32%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.32%) Ansible
11 7 (0.28%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.20%) SAP Afaria
12 5 (0.20%) Icinga
12 5 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (0.16%) Kibana
13 4 (0.16%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 819 (32.69%) Oracle
2 349 (13.93%) Microsoft
3 172 (6.87%) JBoss
4 152 (6.07%) IBM
5 122 (4.87%) SAP
6 74 (2.95%) Informatica
6 74 (2.95%) TIBCO
7 68 (2.71%) Adobe
8 64 (2.55%) Business Objects
9 63 (2.51%) Red Hat
10 54 (2.16%) EPiServer
11 47 (1.88%) webMethods
12 46 (1.84%) Sitecore
13 45 (1.80%) Cognos
14 44 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
15 39 (1.56%) hybris
16 38 (1.52%) Perforce
17 37 (1.48%) HP
18 33 (1.32%) Cognizant
19 31 (1.24%) NetApp
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Plumbee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Talent Source Global
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Easyjet
Posted: Yesterday