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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 88 131 102
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -29
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1337 992 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.26% 2.42% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.83% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 775 999
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £46,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
36049 35004 36611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.77% 85.52% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30850 29426 29634
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +7 201 £67,500 +3.84% 39
Ealing -10 13 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 7 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +3 6 £78,750 +0.96%
Harrow +1 5 £50,000 -
Brentford +5 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Dagenham - 4 £45,000 -
Uxbridge +6 3 £92,500 +311.11%
Chiswick -6 3 £60,000 -
Croydon - 3 £52,500 -
Hammersmith -3 2 £66,250 +39.47%
Edgware - 2 - -
Romford -10 1 £52,500 -36.36% 1
West Drayton - 1 - -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1431 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1121 (43.98%) Java
3 722 (28.32%) Finance
4 607 (23.81%) Web Services
5 603 (23.66%) Oracle
6 554 (21.73%) .NET
7 548 (21.50%) TDD
8 521 (20.44%) SQL
9 480 (18.83%) JavaScript
10 464 (18.20%) Scrum
11 461 (18.09%) HTML
12 445 (17.46%) XML
13 393 (15.42%) OO
14 382 (14.99%) Degree
15 369 (14.48%) Spring
16 362 (14.20%) C#
17 353 (13.85%) CSS
17 353 (13.85%) E-Commerce
18 347 (13.61%) Git (software)
19 339 (13.30%) Microservices
20 335 (13.14%) REST
21 323 (12.67%) RESTful
22 319 (12.51%) Continuous Integration
23 313 (12.28%) Linux
23 313 (12.28%) Microsoft
24 293 (11.49%) SOAP
25 292 (11.46%) SDLC
26 284 (11.14%) SQL Server
27 283 (11.10%) Middleware
28 282 (11.06%) MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 124 (4.86%) Node.js
2 113 (4.43%) WebSphere
3 101 (3.96%) Tomcat
4 89 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 86 (3.37%) CMS
6 83 (3.26%) WebLogic
7 78 (3.06%) JBoss
8 74 (2.90%) Mule
9 67 (2.63%) SharePoint
10 61 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
11 51 (2.00%) Apache
12 49 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
13 42 (1.65%) IIS
14 41 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
15 35 (1.37%) CICS
15 35 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
16 34 (1.33%) Apache Spark
17 32 (1.26%) MQSeries
18 30 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
19 29 (1.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 137 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (0.86%) MS Office
4 18 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.39%) SPSS
7 5 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.078%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.039%) MS Project
9 1 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 112 (4.39%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 28 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
4 26 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
6 18 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 11 (0.43%) Eloqua
9 10 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
10 9 (0.35%) Maximo
11 8 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
12 6 (0.24%) AquaLogic BPM
13 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.20%) LatentZero
13 5 (0.20%) Markit EDM
13 5 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
13 5 (0.20%) thinkFolio
14 4 (0.16%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 199 (7.81%) SaaS
2 144 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (2.31%) Force.com
5 53 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (2.00%) GitHub
7 41 (1.61%) IaaS
8 26 (1.02%) iPaaS
9 24 (0.94%) PaaS
10 18 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
11 14 (0.55%) Heroku
12 11 (0.43%) Boomi
12 11 (0.43%) Taleo
13 10 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.39%) Oracle CX
14 7 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.24%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
17 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
18 2 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.39%) Internet
2 60 (2.35%) HTTP
3 20 (0.78%) LDAP
4 16 (0.63%) VLAN
5 15 (0.59%) SSL
6 13 (0.51%) Firewall
6 13 (0.51%) WebEx
7 12 (0.47%) LAN
7 12 (0.47%) WAN
8 10 (0.39%) DHCP
8 10 (0.39%) DNS
8 10 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.35%) FTP
10 8 (0.31%) SAN
10 8 (0.31%) SMS
10 8 (0.31%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.27%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.16%) Intranet
12 4 (0.16%) SMTP
12 4 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 258 (10.12%) NoSQL
3 236 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 187 (7.34%) MongoDB
5 166 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (5.69%) Big Data
7 121 (4.75%) Hadoop
8 96 (3.77%) MySQL
9 95 (3.73%) Oracle Database
10 93 (3.65%) Redis
11 80 (3.14%) RDBMS
12 75 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 70 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
14 64 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 64 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 61 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 59 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
17 49 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
18 47 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
19 40 (1.57%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 347 (13.61%) Git (software)
2 257 (10.08%) Jenkins
3 253 (9.93%) Maven
4 154 (6.04%) Subversion
5 151 (5.92%) JUnit
6 136 (5.34%) JIRA
7 101 (3.96%) Selenium
8 84 (3.30%) Ant
9 62 (2.43%) Eclipse
9 62 (2.43%) NUnit
10 61 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 57 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 49 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
13 48 (1.88%) IntelliJ
14 46 (1.80%) jMock
15 42 (1.65%) NetBeans
16 35 (1.37%) Gradle
17 33 (1.29%) Hudson
17 33 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
18 32 (1.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 722 (28.32%) Finance
2 266 (10.44%) Banking
3 223 (8.75%) Retail
4 138 (5.41%) Marketing
5 136 (5.34%) Games
6 92 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 72 (2.82%) Law
8 65 (2.55%) Financial Institution
9 54 (2.12%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.92%) Front Office
11 38 (1.49%) Back Office
12 32 (1.26%) Billing
13 26 (1.02%) Advertising
14 23 (0.90%) Legal
15 22 (0.86%) Manufacturing
16 15 (0.59%) International Banking
16 15 (0.59%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.51%) French Language
18 12 (0.47%) German Language
19 11 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1141 (44.76%) Developer
2 858 (33.66%) Architect
3 436 (17.10%) Java Developer
4 389 (15.26%) Solutions Architect
5 308 (12.08%) Senior Developer
6 206 (8.08%) .NET Developer
7 198 (7.77%) C# Developer
8 159 (6.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 148 (5.81%) Technical Architect
10 135 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 121 (4.75%) Java Architect
12 116 (4.55%) Integration Architect
13 115 (4.51%) Consultant
14 105 (4.12%) Agile Developer
14 105 (4.12%) PHP Developer
15 101 (3.96%) Lead Developer
16 96 (3.77%) SOA Architect
17 87 (3.41%) Oracle Architect
18 83 (3.26%) SQL Developer
19 81 (3.18%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (23.81%) Web Services
2 554 (21.73%) .NET
3 461 (18.09%) HTML
4 445 (17.46%) XML
5 369 (14.48%) Spring
6 353 (13.85%) CSS
7 335 (13.14%) REST
8 323 (12.67%) RESTful
9 293 (11.49%) SOAP
10 283 (11.10%) Middleware
11 276 (10.83%) J2EE
12 237 (9.30%) AngularJS
13 226 (8.87%) ASP.NET
14 221 (8.67%) Hibernate
15 180 (7.06%) JMS
16 164 (6.43%) Java EE
17 151 (5.92%) .NET Framework
17 151 (5.92%) HTML5
18 149 (5.85%) jQuery
19 140 (5.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 233 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 221 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
3 186 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 128 (5.02%) Data Integration
5 101 (3.96%) User Experience
6 87 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 79 (3.10%) Fintech
8 69 (2.71%) Mainframe
8 69 (2.71%) N-Tier
9 60 (2.35%) Derivative
10 55 (2.16%) Mobile App
11 49 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 44 (1.73%) DataPower
13 42 (1.65%) Data Centre
13 42 (1.65%) Data Structures
14 36 (1.41%) Mathematics
15 35 (1.37%) Client/Server
16 34 (1.33%) Equities
17 28 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
18 27 (1.06%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 313 (12.28%) Linux
2 269 (10.55%) Unix
3 138 (5.41%) Windows
4 43 (1.69%) Android
5 21 (0.82%) Solaris
6 19 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.67%) MVS
8 16 (0.63%) AIX
9 13 (0.51%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.51%) CentOS
10 11 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.20%) HPUX
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.078%) Gentoo
14 2 (0.078%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.078%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.039%) OS/390
15 1 (0.039%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1431 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 548 (21.50%) TDD
3 464 (18.20%) Scrum
4 393 (15.42%) OO
5 353 (13.85%) E-Commerce
6 339 (13.30%) Microservices
7 319 (12.51%) Continuous Integration
8 292 (11.46%) SDLC
9 282 (11.06%) MVC
10 270 (10.59%) TOGAF
11 237 (9.30%) Waterfall
12 235 (9.22%) Open Source
13 232 (9.10%) Software Engineering
14 223 (8.75%) CRM
15 205 (8.04%) Data Modelling
16 192 (7.53%) Unit Testing
17 184 (7.22%) UML
18 183 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
19 180 (7.06%) Mentoring
20 177 (6.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1121 (43.98%) Java
2 521 (20.44%) SQL
3 480 (18.83%) JavaScript
4 362 (14.20%) C#
5 228 (8.94%) PHP
6 185 (7.26%) Python
7 93 (3.65%) Scala
8 91 (3.57%) C++
9 89 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 86 (3.37%) C
11 75 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 69 (2.71%) Ruby
13 51 (2.00%) Apex Code
13 51 (2.00%) Perl
14 38 (1.49%) XPath
15 32 (1.26%) VB.NET
16 31 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 30 (1.18%) Groovy
18 24 (0.94%) Go
19 20 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 382 (14.99%) Degree
2 40 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 25 (0.98%) ISEB
4 19 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 19 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 18 (0.71%) ISTQB
5 18 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (0.67%) PMI Certification
7 16 (0.63%) PMP
8 15 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.51%) CISSP
9 13 (0.51%) MCSD
10 9 (0.35%) MCP
11 8 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 8 (0.31%) MBA
12 6 (0.24%) CGEIT
12 6 (0.24%) MCAD
12 6 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (4.83%) QA
2 42 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 21 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.31%) SEPA
5 7 (0.27%) COBIT
6 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.12%) SDET
7 1 (0.039%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (2.43%) Docker
2 45 (1.77%) Varnish
3 26 (1.02%) iptables
4 24 (0.94%) Active Directory
5 19 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (0.51%) vCloud
8 7 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (0.16%) HDFS
10 3 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (1.45%) Puppet
2 32 (1.26%) Ansible
2 32 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.55%) Data Guard
4 13 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.47%) yum
6 11 (0.43%) Jitterbit
6 11 (0.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 10 (0.39%) Salt
8 6 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.24%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.16%) CloudHub
10 4 (0.16%) MOM
10 4 (0.16%) Netcool
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.12%) CA LISA
11 3 (0.12%) OPNET
12 2 (0.078%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 603 (23.66%) Oracle
2 313 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 139 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
4 131 (5.14%) IBM
5 120 (4.71%) TIBCO
6 117 (4.59%) SAP
7 77 (3.02%) MuleSoft
8 49 (1.92%) Talend
9 47 (1.84%) Zend
10 45 (1.77%) Red Hat
11 44 (1.73%) Pega
12 41 (1.61%) CA
13 40 (1.57%) BEA
13 40 (1.57%) Informatica
14 39 (1.53%) Siebel
15 37 (1.45%) Facebook
15 37 (1.45%) webMethods
16 29 (1.14%) NetSuite
17 26 (1.02%) Google
18 25 (0.98%) VMware
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