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 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
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 106 89 113
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1196 1474 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.70% 3.25% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.88% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1190 1048
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
36789 37941 39275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.56% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31104 30830 33501
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 350 £65,000 -3.70% 35
Hounslow +2 10 £60,000 +50.00%
Docklands, London -3 8 £47,500 -45.71%
Harrow -9 6 - -
Sidcup - 5 £45,000 -
Hammersmith -9 2 - -
Dagenham - 2 - -
Bromley +15 1 £87,500 +16.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £70,000 -15.15%
Romford -2 1 £82,500 +83.33%
Brentford -3 1 £70,000 -15.15%
Uxbridge -9 1 £22,500 -49.72% 1
Chiswick - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1103 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 905 (36.68%) Java
3 835 (33.85%) .NET
4 726 (29.43%) Oracle
5 723 (29.31%) Web Services
6 684 (27.73%) C#
7 655 (26.55%) JavaScript
8 642 (26.02%) Finance
9 613 (24.85%) TDD
10 569 (23.06%) SQL
11 566 (22.94%) HTML
12 553 (22.42%) Scrum
13 540 (21.89%) SQL Server
14 501 (20.31%) MVC
15 493 (19.98%) XML
16 478 (19.38%) ASP.NET
17 465 (18.85%) Middleware
18 464 (18.81%) CSS
19 414 (16.78%) OO
20 405 (16.42%) jQuery
21 390 (15.81%) BDD
22 369 (14.96%) Microsoft
23 368 (14.92%) Degree
24 347 (14.07%) Spring
25 339 (13.74%) E-Commerce
26 310 (12.57%) SOAP
27 291 (11.80%) REST
28 286 (11.59%) Linux
29 276 (11.19%) Banking
30 270 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 212 (8.59%) WebLogic
2 160 (6.49%) WebSphere
3 150 (6.08%) Apache
4 143 (5.80%) Oracle Service Bus
5 137 (5.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 134 (5.43%) CMS
7 110 (4.46%) Tomcat
8 108 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
9 95 (3.85%) JBoss
10 88 (3.57%) SharePoint
11 54 (2.19%) WebLogic Portal
11 54 (2.19%) Mule
12 52 (2.11%) IIS
13 48 (1.95%) Drupal
14 38 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
15 34 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
15 34 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
16 32 (1.30%) Apache Solr
17 31 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
17 31 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 131 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.42%) MS Office
3 29 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.01%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.081%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 101 (4.09%) Oracle EBS
2 86 (3.49%) Oracle BPM
3 74 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
4 67 (2.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 36 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 31 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.28%) AquaLogic BPM
8 5 (0.20%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.16%) Tridion
9 4 (0.16%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.12%) Documaker
10 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.12%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 126 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (4.01%) SaaS
3 73 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
4 52 (2.11%) PaaS
5 40 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (1.58%) IaaS
7 11 (0.45%) GitHub
8 7 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.20%) Force.com
10 2 (0.081%) Taleo
10 2 (0.081%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.081%) Terremark
10 2 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.081%) Trello
11 1 (0.041%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.041%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.041%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 129 (5.23%) Internet
2 78 (3.16%) HTTP
3 47 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 36 (1.46%) Intranet
5 23 (0.93%) AMQP
6 19 (0.77%) Firewall
6 19 (0.77%) SNMP
7 16 (0.65%) SAN
8 15 (0.61%) LDAP
9 14 (0.57%) SSL
10 11 (0.45%) LAN
11 10 (0.41%) SMTP
11 10 (0.41%) FTP
12 9 (0.36%) VPN
12 9 (0.36%) DNS
13 7 (0.28%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.28%) WAN
14 6 (0.24%) DSL
15 5 (0.20%) Kerberos
15 5 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (21.89%) SQL Server
2 243 (9.85%) Relational Database
3 219 (8.88%) Oracle Database
4 181 (7.34%) MySQL
5 166 (6.73%) RDBMS
6 151 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 147 (5.96%) NoSQL
8 135 (5.47%) MongoDB
9 98 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 91 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 84 (3.40%) Big Data
11 84 (3.40%) Oracle ODI
12 69 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 63 (2.55%) Oracle BI EE
14 57 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
15 56 (2.27%) RavenDB
16 53 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
17 46 (1.86%) Hadoop
18 44 (1.78%) Oracle Exadata
19 41 (1.66%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 133 (5.39%) Selenium
2 129 (5.23%) Git (software)
3 123 (4.99%) JUnit
4 100 (4.05%) Maven
5 94 (3.81%) JIRA
6 89 (3.61%) Cucumber
7 85 (3.45%) Subversion
8 72 (2.92%) Visual Studio
9 69 (2.80%) Jenkins
10 68 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 60 (2.43%) TeamCity
12 56 (2.27%) NUnit
13 47 (1.91%) Eclipse
14 45 (1.82%) Mockito
15 39 (1.58%) Hudson
16 37 (1.50%) Ant
17 31 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 27 (1.09%) SoapUI
19 26 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
20 21 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 642 (26.02%) Finance
2 276 (11.19%) Banking
3 223 (9.04%) Retail
4 156 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 108 (4.38%) Marketing
6 82 (3.32%) Investment Banking
7 78 (3.16%) Games
8 64 (2.59%) Back Office
9 45 (1.82%) Front Office
10 42 (1.70%) Publishing
11 40 (1.62%) Advertising
12 39 (1.58%) Law
13 33 (1.34%) Financial Institution
14 29 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 27 (1.09%) Legal
15 27 (1.09%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.32%) International Banking
17 7 (0.28%) Billing
18 6 (0.24%) French Language
18 6 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1002 (40.62%) Developer
2 843 (34.17%) Architect
3 357 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
4 276 (11.19%) .NET Developer
5 265 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 251 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 207 (8.39%) C# Developer
8 141 (5.72%) Technical Architect
9 129 (5.23%) Consultant
10 120 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 99 (4.01%) Enterprise Architect
12 98 (3.97%) Senior Architect
13 93 (3.77%) Analyst
14 92 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
15 87 (3.53%) Integration Architect
16 72 (2.92%) DBA
17 70 (2.84%) Web Developer
18 68 (2.76%) Senior C# Developer
18 68 (2.76%) Technical Leader
19 65 (2.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 835 (33.85%) .NET
2 723 (29.31%) Web Services
3 566 (22.94%) HTML
4 493 (19.98%) XML
5 478 (19.38%) ASP.NET
6 465 (18.85%) Middleware
7 464 (18.81%) CSS
8 405 (16.42%) jQuery
9 347 (14.07%) Spring
10 310 (12.57%) SOAP
11 291 (11.80%) REST
12 270 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 262 (10.62%) WCF
14 249 (10.09%) Oracle Fusion
15 237 (9.61%) J2EE
16 214 (8.67%) HTML5
17 206 (8.35%) .NET Framework
18 199 (8.07%) Hibernate
19 176 (7.13%) JSON
20 172 (6.97%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 213 (8.63%) Open Source
2 180 (7.30%) Enterprise Software
3 179 (7.26%) Computer Science
4 133 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (3.89%) N-Tier
6 90 (3.65%) Data Integration
7 89 (3.61%) Client/Server
8 78 (3.16%) Mobile App
9 74 (3.00%) Management Information System
10 72 (2.92%) Clustering
11 64 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 64 (2.59%) User Experience
12 56 (2.27%) Blog
13 48 (1.95%) Web 2.0
14 44 (1.78%) Mainframe
15 39 (1.58%) Hedge funds
16 37 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
16 37 (1.50%) Derivative
16 37 (1.50%) Mathematics
17 35 (1.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 286 (11.59%) Linux
2 258 (10.46%) Windows
3 257 (10.42%) UNIX
4 87 (3.53%) Android
5 62 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.58%) Solaris
7 37 (1.50%) Windows Phone
8 31 (1.26%) AIX
9 26 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
11 14 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (0.32%) MVS
14 7 (0.28%) Debian
14 7 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.20%) VMS
16 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.081%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.081%) zOS
17 2 (0.081%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1103 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (24.85%) TDD
3 553 (22.42%) Scrum
4 501 (20.31%) MVC
5 414 (16.78%) OO
6 390 (15.81%) BDD
7 339 (13.74%) E-Commerce
8 263 (10.66%) TOGAF
9 252 (10.21%) UML
10 242 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
11 231 (9.36%) Enterprise Architecture
12 193 (7.82%) Software Engineering
13 190 (7.70%) Project Management
14 178 (7.22%) Unit Testing
15 173 (7.01%) Mentoring
16 146 (5.92%) Zachman Framework
17 143 (5.80%) Data Modelling
18 141 (5.72%) Multithreading
19 140 (5.67%) CRM
20 136 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 905 (36.68%) Java
2 684 (27.73%) C#
3 655 (26.55%) JavaScript
4 569 (23.06%) SQL
5 114 (4.62%) PHP
6 111 (4.50%) C++
7 97 (3.93%) Python
8 90 (3.65%) T-SQL
9 77 (3.12%) Ruby
10 49 (1.99%) Shell Script
11 48 (1.95%) XPath
12 47 (1.91%) Scala
13 38 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 37 (1.50%) VB
15 23 (0.93%) Perl
16 22 (0.89%) Objective-C
17 20 (0.81%) Groovy
18 18 (0.73%) Jython
18 18 (0.73%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 368 (14.92%) Degree
2 57 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.77%) PMI Certification
5 11 (0.45%) ISEB
5 11 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (0.36%) PMP
7 8 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.24%) OCP
9 5 (0.20%) MCSE
9 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.20%) MBA
10 4 (0.16%) MCTS
10 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (0.12%) MCSD
12 2 (0.081%) MCP
12 2 (0.081%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (9.12%) QA
2 20 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.16%) SLA
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.041%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.041%) P3O
System Software
1 61 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.49%) HDFS
5 10 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.24%) XenApp
9 5 (0.20%) vSphere
9 5 (0.20%) Varnish
10 4 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.12%) NFS
11 3 (0.12%) Docker
12 2 (0.081%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 2 (0.081%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.081%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.081%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.041%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.041%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 55 (2.23%) Data Guard
2 47 (1.91%) Puppet
3 43 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (0.73%) Vagrant
5 14 (0.57%) StatsD
6 10 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.32%) yum
8 4 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (0.16%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.16%) Graphite
9 3 (0.12%) logstash
9 3 (0.12%) CA LISA
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.12%) MOM
9 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.12%) Nagios
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.081%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.081%) Cacti
10 2 (0.081%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 726 (29.43%) Oracle
2 369 (14.96%) Microsoft
3 161 (6.53%) IBM
4 146 (5.92%) SAP
5 144 (5.84%) TIBCO
6 82 (3.32%) webMethods
7 53 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
8 46 (1.86%) Business Objects
8 46 (1.86%) HP
9 45 (1.82%) Adobe
10 43 (1.74%) Siebel
10 43 (1.74%) Informatica
11 41 (1.66%) hybris
12 40 (1.62%) Endeca
12 40 (1.62%) Google
13 38 (1.54%) Zend
13 38 (1.54%) EPiServer
14 37 (1.50%) Red Hat
15 34 (1.38%) Cognizant
15 34 (1.38%) Pega
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60 - £110 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sainsbury's
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 46,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum + good salary / package (negotiable)
Posted: 4 days ago