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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 121 94 118
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1007 1327 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.44% 3.10% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.70% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1023 941
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £89,600 £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
34384 35861 37522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.22% 83.89% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28937 28996 31872
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -25 271 £65,000 - 34
Hounslow +4 8 £60,000 +50.00%
Docklands, London - 7 £47,500 - 1
Harrow -2 4 - - 1
Sidcup - 4 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf -1 3 £78,000 -35.00%
Bromley +19 2 £88,750 +18.33% 2
Romford -2 1 £82,500 +83.33%
Uxbridge -7 1 £22,500 -49.72% 2
Brentford -8 1 £70,000 -15.15%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £70,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1046 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
2 846 (36.08%) Java
3 756 (32.24%) .NET
4 717 (30.58%) Oracle
5 665 (28.36%) Web Services
6 642 (27.38%) C#
7 629 (26.82%) Finance
8 571 (24.35%) TDD
9 564 (24.05%) JavaScript
10 538 (22.94%) SQL
11 523 (22.30%) Scrum
12 519 (22.13%) HTML
13 483 (20.60%) SQL Server
14 479 (20.43%) Middleware
15 461 (19.66%) MVC
16 449 (19.15%) XML
17 430 (18.34%) ASP.NET
18 410 (17.48%) CSS
19 376 (16.03%) OO
20 373 (15.91%) jQuery
21 371 (15.82%) BDD
22 314 (13.39%) Degree
23 312 (13.30%) Spring
24 310 (13.22%) Microsoft
25 304 (12.96%) E-Commerce
26 288 (12.28%) Banking
27 283 (12.07%) SOAP
28 266 (11.34%) TOGAF
29 263 (11.22%) Linux
30 260 (11.09%) Oracle Fusion

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 198 (8.44%) WebLogic
2 157 (6.70%) WebSphere
3 144 (6.14%) Oracle Service Bus
4 137 (5.84%) Apache
5 136 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 108 (4.61%) Tomcat
7 104 (4.43%) CMS
8 99 (4.22%) BizTalk Server
9 85 (3.62%) JBoss
10 74 (3.16%) SharePoint
11 57 (2.43%) WebLogic Portal
12 51 (2.17%) Mule
13 44 (1.88%) Drupal
14 38 (1.62%) IIS
14 38 (1.62%) Apache Solr
15 35 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
16 33 (1.41%) Liferay
17 32 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
17 32 (1.36%) Adobe CQ
18 26 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 122 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 27 (1.15%) MS Office
4 18 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) HipChat
7 2 (0.085%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.085%) Mingle
8 1 (0.043%) MS Project
8 1 (0.043%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 93 (3.97%) Oracle BPM
2 77 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
3 51 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
4 47 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 27 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
5 27 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.26%) AquaLogic BPM
7 5 (0.21%) Documaker
7 5 (0.21%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.17%) Workday HCM
9 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.13%) BASE24
9 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.085%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.085%) Agresso
10 2 (0.085%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 131 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (4.01%) SaaS
3 71 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 52 (2.22%) PaaS
5 41 (1.75%) IaaS
6 40 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (0.43%) Force.com
7 10 (0.43%) GitHub
8 8 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.30%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.30%) Terremark
10 2 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.085%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.085%) Taleo
10 2 (0.085%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.085%) Trello
10 2 (0.085%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.043%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.043%) Route 53
11 1 (0.043%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.45%) Internet
2 74 (3.16%) HTTP
3 44 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.81%) Firewall
5 17 (0.72%) AMQP
6 16 (0.68%) FTP
7 13 (0.55%) SSL
8 11 (0.47%) LDAP
9 10 (0.43%) LAN
9 10 (0.43%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.38%) SNMP
11 8 (0.34%) SAN
11 8 (0.34%) SMTP
12 7 (0.30%) VPN
13 6 (0.26%) DNS
13 6 (0.26%) WAN
13 6 (0.26%) Intranet
13 6 (0.26%) DSL
14 5 (0.21%) Network Security
14 5 (0.21%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (20.60%) SQL Server
2 225 (9.59%) Relational Database
3 189 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 177 (7.55%) MySQL
5 165 (7.04%) RDBMS
6 151 (6.44%) NoSQL
7 137 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 135 (5.76%) MongoDB
9 93 (3.97%) Oracle ODI
10 84 (3.58%) Big Data
11 64 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 62 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 59 (2.52%) RavenDB
14 52 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 52 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 46 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
16 43 (1.83%) CouchDB
17 40 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
18 37 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 37 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 128 (5.46%) Git (software)
2 107 (4.56%) Selenium
3 105 (4.48%) JUnit
4 100 (4.26%) JIRA
5 93 (3.97%) Maven
6 80 (3.41%) Cucumber
7 76 (3.24%) Subversion
8 65 (2.77%) Jenkins
9 58 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 54 (2.30%) TeamCity
11 50 (2.13%) NUnit
12 49 (2.09%) Eclipse
13 39 (1.66%) Ant
14 37 (1.58%) Visual Studio
15 34 (1.45%) Hudson
16 31 (1.32%) Mockito
17 23 (0.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 23 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
18 20 (0.85%) SoapUI
19 17 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 629 (26.82%) Finance
2 288 (12.28%) Banking
3 223 (9.51%) Retail
4 141 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 94 (4.01%) Marketing
6 90 (3.84%) Investment Banking
7 59 (2.52%) Back Office
8 55 (2.35%) Games
9 49 (2.09%) Front Office
10 39 (1.66%) Publishing
11 33 (1.41%) Financial Institution
12 32 (1.36%) Law
13 31 (1.32%) Manufacturing
14 30 (1.28%) Advertising
15 24 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.94%) Legal
17 11 (0.47%) International Banking
18 10 (0.43%) Billing
19 8 (0.34%) Aerospace
20 4 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 915 (39.02%) Developer
2 867 (36.97%) Architect
3 349 (14.88%) Solutions Architect
4 251 (10.70%) .NET Developer
5 236 (10.06%) Senior Developer
6 211 (9.00%) Java Developer
7 184 (7.85%) C# Developer
8 132 (5.63%) Technical Architect
9 118 (5.03%) Consultant
10 101 (4.31%) Analyst
11 100 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
12 98 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
13 97 (4.14%) Senior Architect
14 96 (4.09%) Integration Architect
15 86 (3.67%) Senior .NET Developer
16 59 (2.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 59 (2.52%) Lead Developer
17 58 (2.47%) SOA Architect
17 58 (2.47%) Oracle Architect
18 57 (2.43%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 756 (32.24%) .NET
2 665 (28.36%) Web Services
3 519 (22.13%) HTML
4 479 (20.43%) Middleware
5 449 (19.15%) XML
6 430 (18.34%) ASP.NET
7 410 (17.48%) CSS
8 373 (15.91%) jQuery
9 312 (13.30%) Spring
10 283 (12.07%) SOAP
11 260 (11.09%) Oracle Fusion
12 258 (11.00%) REST
13 241 (10.28%) WCF
14 232 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 232 (9.89%) J2EE
15 210 (8.96%) .NET Framework
16 206 (8.78%) HTML5
17 172 (7.33%) Hibernate
18 160 (6.82%) RESTful
19 156 (6.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 211 (9.00%) Open Source
2 174 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
3 142 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 136 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 90 (3.84%) Data Integration
6 85 (3.62%) N-Tier
7 83 (3.54%) Management Information System
8 76 (3.24%) Mobile App
9 70 (2.99%) User Experience
10 65 (2.77%) Client/Server
11 61 (2.60%) Blog
12 60 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 59 (2.52%) Clustering
14 43 (1.83%) Mainframe
14 43 (1.83%) Web 2.0
15 42 (1.79%) Hedge funds
16 39 (1.66%) Derivative
17 37 (1.58%) Mathematics
18 35 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
19 32 (1.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 263 (11.22%) Linux
2 253 (10.79%) UNIX
3 235 (10.02%) Windows
4 87 (3.71%) Android
5 66 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 44 (1.88%) Solaris
7 36 (1.54%) Windows Phone
8 25 (1.07%) AIX
9 24 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (0.94%) Windows Phone 8
11 16 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.34%) MVS
12 8 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.21%) Debian
14 5 (0.21%) VMS
15 4 (0.17%) CentOS
15 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.13%) zOS
17 1 (0.043%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1046 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (24.35%) TDD
3 523 (22.30%) Scrum
4 461 (19.66%) MVC
5 376 (16.03%) OO
6 371 (15.82%) BDD
7 304 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 266 (11.34%) TOGAF
9 243 (10.36%) Enterprise Architecture
10 235 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
11 199 (8.49%) Project Management
12 195 (8.32%) UML
13 181 (7.72%) Software Engineering
14 159 (6.78%) Zachman Framework
15 158 (6.74%) Mentoring
16 143 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
16 143 (6.10%) Unit Testing
17 131 (5.59%) Multithreading
18 126 (5.37%) Data Modelling
19 122 (5.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 846 (36.08%) Java
2 642 (27.38%) C#
3 564 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 538 (22.94%) SQL
5 112 (4.78%) C++
6 108 (4.61%) PHP
7 101 (4.31%) Python
8 80 (3.41%) T-SQL
9 67 (2.86%) Ruby
10 45 (1.92%) XPath
11 43 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 37 (1.58%) Scala
13 32 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.32%) Perl
15 24 (1.02%) VB
16 20 (0.85%) Jython
17 17 (0.72%) Groovy
17 17 (0.72%) C
18 16 (0.68%) Objective-C
19 14 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 314 (13.39%) Degree
2 53 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 31 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 18 (0.77%) PMI Certification
5 10 (0.43%) PMP
5 10 (0.43%) ISEB
5 10 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.26%) OCP
9 5 (0.21%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.17%) MCSE
11 3 (0.13%) MBA
11 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 2 (0.085%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.085%) MCPD
12 2 (0.085%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.085%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (8.87%) QA
2 16 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.30%) SLA
6 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.043%) P3O
8 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.043%) Basel III
System Software
1 46 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.43%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.34%) HDFS
6 7 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.30%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.26%) Varnish
7 6 (0.26%) XenApp
8 5 (0.21%) vSphere
9 4 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.13%) Docker
11 2 (0.085%) NFS
11 2 (0.085%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.085%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.085%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.043%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.043%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 48 (2.05%) Puppet
2 42 (1.79%) Data Guard
3 39 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.60%) StatsD
6 13 (0.55%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.17%) CA LISA
7 4 (0.17%) logstash
8 3 (0.13%) Ansible
8 3 (0.13%) Graphite
8 3 (0.13%) MOM
8 3 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.085%) yum
9 2 (0.085%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.085%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.085%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.085%) Kibana
10 1 (0.043%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 717 (30.58%) Oracle
2 310 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 168 (7.16%) IBM
4 162 (6.91%) TIBCO
5 144 (6.14%) SAP
6 82 (3.50%) webMethods
7 65 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
8 56 (2.39%) Pega
9 48 (2.05%) Siebel
10 42 (1.79%) hybris
11 41 (1.75%) Google
12 39 (1.66%) Endeca
13 38 (1.62%) Zend
13 38 (1.62%) Informatica
14 37 (1.58%) HP
15 34 (1.45%) Cognizant
16 33 (1.41%) Business Objects
17 29 (1.24%) VMware
18 28 (1.19%) ILOG
18 28 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 54 minutes ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £47k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EE
Salary: COMPETITIVE+BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Health Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Bridge Noble
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago