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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 123 100 120
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 999 1276 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.37% 2.96% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 3.54% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1006 893
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -25 264 £62,500 -3.84% 40
Canary Wharf -5 6 £66,500 -44.58%
Docklands, London - 4 £30,000 -
Bromley +8 3 £90,000 +20.00%
Sidcup - 3 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 3 £47,500 -
Hayes +5 2 - -
Hounslow +4 2 £60,000 +50.00%
Harrow -2 2 - -
Brentford -16 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1056 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 859 (37.46%) Java
3 722 (31.49%) Oracle
4 699 (30.48%) .NET
5 648 (28.26%) Finance
6 610 (26.60%) Web Services
7 596 (25.99%) C#
8 541 (23.59%) TDD
9 518 (22.59%) SQL
10 506 (22.07%) JavaScript
11 490 (21.37%) Scrum
12 483 (21.06%) Middleware
13 464 (20.24%) HTML
14 444 (19.36%) SQL Server
15 423 (18.45%) MVC
16 409 (17.84%) XML
17 382 (16.66%) ASP.NET
18 369 (16.09%) OO
19 361 (15.74%) CSS
20 356 (15.53%) BDD
21 322 (14.04%) jQuery
22 306 (13.34%) Spring
23 302 (13.17%) Banking
24 294 (12.82%) Microsoft
25 291 (12.69%) E-Commerce
26 277 (12.08%) Degree
27 273 (11.91%) Oracle Fusion
28 272 (11.86%) TOGAF
29 267 (11.64%) Linux
30 263 (11.47%) SOAP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 194 (8.46%) WebLogic
2 173 (7.54%) WebSphere
3 137 (5.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 133 (5.80%) Oracle Service Bus
5 132 (5.76%) Apache
6 109 (4.75%) BizTalk Server
7 107 (4.67%) Tomcat
8 106 (4.62%) CMS
9 96 (4.19%) JBoss
10 66 (2.88%) SharePoint
11 56 (2.44%) Mule
12 55 (2.40%) WebLogic Portal
13 52 (2.27%) Apache Solr
14 44 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
15 43 (1.88%) Drupal
16 38 (1.66%) IIS
17 36 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
18 34 (1.48%) Liferay
19 32 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
20 31 (1.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 128 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.09%) MS Office
3 22 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.13%) HipChat
7 2 (0.087%) Mingle
7 2 (0.087%) SPSS
8 1 (0.044%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 93 (4.06%) Oracle BPM
2 69 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
3 46 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
5 30 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (0.26%) AquaLogic BPM
10 6 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
12 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.17%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.17%) Summit
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (0.17%) Workday HCM
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 138 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (4.40%) SaaS
3 56 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (2.40%) PaaS
5 38 (1.66%) IaaS
6 36 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (0.52%) Google Apps
7 12 (0.52%) Force.com
7 12 (0.52%) Terremark
8 9 (0.39%) GitHub
9 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.13%) Trello
11 2 (0.087%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.087%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.087%) Taleo
11 2 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.087%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.044%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.044%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.044%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.01%) HTTP
2 51 (2.22%) Internet
3 49 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.05%) Firewall
5 18 (0.78%) FTP
6 14 (0.61%) SSL
7 11 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 10 (0.44%) LAN
9 9 (0.39%) DNS
10 8 (0.35%) AMQP
10 8 (0.35%) SMTP
10 8 (0.35%) SAN
11 7 (0.31%) LDAP
11 7 (0.31%) NAS
11 7 (0.31%) SNMP
12 6 (0.26%) DSL
13 5 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (0.17%) ATM
14 4 (0.17%) WAN
14 4 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 236 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 178 (7.76%) RDBMS
4 167 (7.28%) MySQL
5 164 (7.15%) Oracle Database
6 155 (6.76%) NoSQL
7 123 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 116 (5.06%) MongoDB
9 85 (3.71%) Oracle ODI
10 81 (3.53%) Big Data
11 62 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 60 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
13 56 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 43 (1.88%) RavenDB
15 42 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
16 39 (1.70%) Hadoop
17 38 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
18 37 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
19 36 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 34 (1.48%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 148 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 105 (4.58%) JIRA
3 96 (4.19%) JUnit
4 95 (4.14%) Maven
5 91 (3.97%) Selenium
6 82 (3.58%) Subversion
6 82 (3.58%) Cucumber
7 70 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 68 (2.97%) Jenkins
9 64 (2.79%) Eclipse
10 50 (2.18%) NUnit
11 47 (2.05%) TeamCity
12 46 (2.01%) Visual Studio
12 46 (2.01%) Ant
13 31 (1.35%) Hudson
14 25 (1.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 24 (1.05%) SoapUI
16 23 (1.00%) Mockito
16 23 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
17 21 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 648 (28.26%) Finance
2 302 (13.17%) Banking
3 242 (10.55%) Retail
4 149 (6.50%) Telecoms
5 91 (3.97%) Investment Banking
6 87 (3.79%) Marketing
7 54 (2.35%) Back Office
8 51 (2.22%) Front Office
9 43 (1.88%) Games
10 32 (1.40%) Publishing
11 30 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 29 (1.26%) Law
13 28 (1.22%) Manufacturing
14 25 (1.09%) Advertising
15 17 (0.74%) Legal
16 15 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.48%) International Banking
18 10 (0.44%) Billing
19 8 (0.35%) Aerospace
20 7 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 884 (38.55%) Architect
2 858 (37.42%) Developer
3 335 (14.61%) Solutions Architect
4 220 (9.59%) .NET Developer
5 215 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 195 (8.50%) Java Developer
7 164 (7.15%) C# Developer
8 143 (6.24%) Consultant
9 142 (6.19%) Technical Architect
10 102 (4.45%) Integration Architect
11 100 (4.36%) Enterprise Architect
12 95 (4.14%) Senior Architect
13 92 (4.01%) Analyst
14 75 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
15 68 (2.97%) Senior .NET Developer
16 60 (2.62%) Lead Architect
17 59 (2.57%) SOA Architect
18 57 (2.49%) Lead Developer
19 53 (2.31%) Senior Solutions Architect
20 52 (2.27%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 699 (30.48%) .NET
2 610 (26.60%) Web Services
3 483 (21.06%) Middleware
4 464 (20.24%) HTML
5 409 (17.84%) XML
6 382 (16.66%) ASP.NET
7 361 (15.74%) CSS
8 322 (14.04%) jQuery
9 306 (13.34%) Spring
10 273 (11.91%) Oracle Fusion
11 263 (11.47%) SOAP
12 256 (11.16%) J2EE
13 253 (11.03%) WCF
14 237 (10.34%) REST
15 212 (9.25%) .NET Framework
16 193 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 182 (7.94%) HTML5
18 169 (7.37%) RESTful
19 157 (6.85%) Hibernate
20 142 (6.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 218 (9.51%) Open Source
2 168 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
3 141 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 90 (3.92%) Data Integration
6 82 (3.58%) Management Information System
7 80 (3.49%) N-Tier
8 72 (3.14%) Mobile App
9 70 (3.05%) User Experience
10 58 (2.53%) Client/Server
11 57 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 55 (2.40%) Blog
13 49 (2.14%) Hedge funds
14 46 (2.01%) Clustering
15 44 (1.92%) Derivative
16 39 (1.70%) Mainframe
17 38 (1.66%) Web 2.0
18 37 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
19 30 (1.31%) Mathematics
20 27 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 267 (11.64%) Linux
2 236 (10.29%) UNIX
3 214 (9.33%) Windows
4 85 (3.71%) Android
5 71 (3.10%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.70%) Solaris
7 32 (1.40%) Windows Phone
8 25 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
9 20 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 18 (0.78%) AIX
11 9 (0.39%) MVS
12 8 (0.35%) CentOS
13 5 (0.22%) VMS
14 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.087%) zOS
15 2 (0.087%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.044%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1056 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 541 (23.59%) TDD
3 490 (21.37%) Scrum
4 423 (18.45%) MVC
5 369 (16.09%) OO
6 356 (15.53%) BDD
7 291 (12.69%) E-Commerce
8 272 (11.86%) TOGAF
9 233 (10.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 228 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
11 195 (8.50%) UML
12 188 (8.20%) Project Management
12 188 (8.20%) Software Engineering
13 168 (7.33%) Zachman Framework
14 164 (7.15%) Mentoring
15 142 (6.19%) Multithreading
16 136 (5.93%) Technical Architecture
17 127 (5.54%) CRM
18 116 (5.06%) Unit Testing
19 108 (4.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 859 (37.46%) Java
2 596 (25.99%) C#
3 518 (22.59%) SQL
4 506 (22.07%) JavaScript
5 113 (4.93%) C++
5 113 (4.93%) Python
6 109 (4.75%) PHP
7 75 (3.27%) Ruby
8 74 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 42 (1.83%) Scala
10 40 (1.74%) Perl
10 40 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 39 (1.70%) PL/SQL
12 36 (1.57%) XPath
13 19 (0.83%) Jython
14 18 (0.78%) Groovy
14 18 (0.78%) C
15 15 (0.65%) VB.NET
16 14 (0.61%) VB
16 14 (0.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 277 (12.08%) Degree
2 53 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.22%) VCP4
5 17 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 15 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 14 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.48%) ISEB
8 11 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.39%) PMP
10 8 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.31%) MCSE
11 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 6 (0.26%) OCP
12 6 (0.26%) MCPD
13 5 (0.22%) MCTS
13 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.22%) MCAD
13 5 (0.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (8.29%) QA
2 13 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.26%) SLA
6 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.044%) P3O
8 1 (0.044%) COBIT
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.044%) Basel III
8 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.31%) Varnish
5 7 (0.31%) Docker
6 6 (0.26%) XenApp
7 5 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.13%) vSphere
9 3 (0.13%) HDFS
10 2 (0.087%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.087%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.044%) KVM
11 1 (0.044%) vCloud
11 1 (0.044%) Xen
11 1 (0.044%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 62 (2.70%) Puppet
2 44 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.31%) Data Guard
4 16 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (0.61%) StatsD
6 12 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.22%) Ansible
8 5 (0.22%) logstash
9 4 (0.17%) Graphite
9 4 (0.17%) CA LISA
9 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.17%) MOM
10 3 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.087%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.044%) OpenSSO
12 1 (0.044%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.044%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.044%) collectd
Vendors
1 722 (31.49%) Oracle
2 294 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 185 (8.07%) TIBCO
4 182 (7.94%) IBM
5 128 (5.58%) SAP
6 80 (3.49%) Pega
7 76 (3.31%) webMethods
8 73 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
9 49 (2.14%) hybris
10 45 (1.96%) Siebel
11 44 (1.92%) Google
12 38 (1.66%) Endeca
13 37 (1.61%) Zend
13 37 (1.61%) ILOG
14 32 (1.40%) VMware
15 31 (1.35%) Sitecore
16 29 (1.26%) Business Objects
17 27 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
18 26 (1.13%) HP
19 25 (1.09%) Informatica
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