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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 100 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1255 1131 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.97% 2.50% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 2.87% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 949 1025
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
37614 39418 42497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.08% 87.11% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32320 32912 34944
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,243 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -21 148 £75,000 +25.00% 23
Wimbledon - 34 - -
Ealing +8 11 £60,000 -20.00%
Westminster - 9 £85,000 -
Canary Wharf +6 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Romford +4 5 £52,500 -32.25%
Dagenham - 5 £45,000 -
Hammersmith +1 2 £45,250 +20.66%
Edgware - 2 - -
Brentford +1 1 £50,000 -31.03%
Croydon - 1 £52,500 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1412 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 987 (38.98%) Java
3 717 (28.32%) Finance
4 634 (25.04%) .NET
5 604 (23.85%) Web Services
6 583 (23.03%) JavaScript
7 569 (22.47%) Oracle
8 553 (21.84%) TDD
9 542 (21.41%) SQL
10 522 (20.62%) HTML
11 486 (19.19%) Scrum
12 431 (17.02%) XML
13 427 (16.86%) CSS
14 407 (16.07%) Degree
15 399 (15.76%) C#
16 392 (15.48%) REST
17 367 (14.49%) OO
18 360 (14.22%) E-Commerce
19 344 (13.59%) Linux
20 342 (13.51%) Git (software)
21 324 (12.80%) Spring
22 323 (12.76%) RESTful
23 318 (12.56%) Microservices
24 317 (12.52%) SQL Server
25 315 (12.44%) Banking
26 314 (12.40%) ASP.NET
27 300 (11.85%) Relational Database
28 298 (11.77%) TOGAF
29 292 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
30 287 (11.33%) MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 142 (5.61%) Node.js
2 140 (5.53%) WebSphere
3 123 (4.86%) Tomcat
4 81 (3.20%) WebLogic
5 75 (2.96%) JBoss
6 67 (2.65%) CMS
7 64 (2.53%) Mule
8 62 (2.45%) SharePoint
9 57 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
10 56 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 50 (1.97%) Apache
12 37 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
13 36 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
14 34 (1.34%) Jetty
15 30 (1.18%) IIS
16 27 (1.07%) Apache Spark
17 23 (0.91%) MQSeries
17 23 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
18 20 (0.79%) Liferay
18 20 (0.79%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 148 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.42%) MS Office
2 36 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (0.83%) Gliffy
4 21 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
5 17 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.36%) SPSS
7 2 (0.079%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 64 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
3 25 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.95%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 19 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
6 14 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 12 (0.47%) Eloqua
8 12 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
10 7 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.20%) SAP Retail
13 4 (0.16%) AquaLogic BPM
13 4 (0.16%) Maximo
13 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
14 2 (0.079%) LatentZero
14 2 (0.079%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 242 (9.56%) SaaS
2 161 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (3.63%) GitHub
4 89 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 64 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
6 61 (2.41%) Force.com
7 38 (1.50%) IaaS
8 35 (1.38%) PaaS
9 30 (1.18%) iPaaS
10 18 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
11 12 (0.47%) Boomi
11 12 (0.47%) Heroku
11 12 (0.47%) Taleo
12 11 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (0.39%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.24%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.24%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.41%) HTTP
1 61 (2.41%) Internet
2 18 (0.71%) LDAP
3 17 (0.67%) WAN
4 16 (0.63%) Firewall
5 15 (0.59%) HTTPS
5 15 (0.59%) Intranet
5 15 (0.59%) SSL
5 15 (0.59%) WebEx
6 14 (0.55%) LAN
7 13 (0.51%) DNS
8 11 (0.43%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.39%) DHCP
10 9 (0.36%) SAN
10 9 (0.36%) SMS
11 8 (0.32%) VPN
11 8 (0.32%) Wireless
12 6 (0.24%) FTP
13 5 (0.20%) AMQP
13 5 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (12.52%) SQL Server
2 300 (11.85%) Relational Database
3 249 (9.83%) NoSQL
4 197 (7.78%) MongoDB
5 185 (7.31%) MySQL
6 166 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
7 146 (5.77%) Big Data
8 131 (5.17%) Hadoop
9 102 (4.03%) RDBMS
10 94 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 86 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
12 83 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 79 (3.12%) Redis
14 75 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 74 (2.92%) Oracle Database
16 52 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 44 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
18 42 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
19 35 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
20 34 (1.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 342 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 284 (11.22%) Jenkins
3 150 (5.92%) Maven
4 132 (5.21%) Selenium
5 115 (4.54%) JIRA
5 115 (4.54%) Subversion
6 108 (4.27%) JUnit
7 66 (2.61%) Eclipse
8 64 (2.53%) Cucumber
9 61 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 60 (2.37%) jMock
11 56 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 56 (2.21%) gulp
12 49 (1.94%) Jasmine
13 46 (1.82%) Grunt
14 45 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
15 44 (1.74%) Visual Studio
16 42 (1.66%) Ant
16 42 (1.66%) NetBeans
17 41 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 717 (28.32%) Finance
2 315 (12.44%) Banking
3 222 (8.77%) Retail
4 166 (6.56%) Marketing
5 116 (4.58%) Games
6 104 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 92 (3.63%) Advertising
8 68 (2.69%) Law
9 44 (1.74%) Front Office
10 42 (1.66%) Financial Institution
11 40 (1.58%) Investment Banking
12 35 (1.38%) Back Office
13 31 (1.22%) Legal
14 22 (0.87%) Online Betting
15 20 (0.79%) International Banking
16 17 (0.67%) Billing
16 17 (0.67%) Manufacturing
17 16 (0.63%) French Language
18 13 (0.51%) German Language
18 13 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1131 (44.67%) Developer
2 854 (33.73%) Architect
3 408 (16.11%) Solutions Architect
4 331 (13.07%) Java Developer
5 311 (12.28%) Senior Developer
6 254 (10.03%) .NET Developer
7 215 (8.49%) C# Developer
8 191 (7.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 131 (5.17%) Technical Architect
10 127 (5.02%) Integration Architect
11 112 (4.42%) Lead Developer
12 106 (4.19%) Consultant
13 102 (4.03%) Enterprise Architect
14 94 (3.71%) Senior Architect
15 93 (3.67%) SOA Architect
16 85 (3.36%) Analyst
17 83 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
18 82 (3.24%) Java Architect
19 81 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
20 77 (3.04%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 634 (25.04%) .NET
2 604 (23.85%) Web Services
3 522 (20.62%) HTML
4 431 (17.02%) XML
5 427 (16.86%) CSS
6 392 (15.48%) REST
7 324 (12.80%) Spring
8 323 (12.76%) RESTful
9 314 (12.40%) ASP.NET
10 277 (10.94%) AngularJS
10 277 (10.94%) Middleware
11 264 (10.43%) J2EE
12 253 (9.99%) SOAP
13 197 (7.78%) HTML5
14 193 (7.62%) .NET Framework
15 186 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
16 179 (7.07%) JMS
17 175 (6.91%) Java EE
18 171 (6.75%) Hibernate
19 157 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 292 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
2 263 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 214 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
4 132 (5.21%) Data Integration
5 99 (3.91%) User Experience
6 95 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 72 (2.84%) N-Tier
8 59 (2.33%) Fintech
8 59 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 56 (2.21%) Derivative
10 52 (2.05%) Mainframe
11 49 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 46 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 42 (1.66%) Mobile App
14 40 (1.58%) Data Structures
15 38 (1.50%) Hedge funds
16 35 (1.38%) Blog
16 35 (1.38%) DataPower
16 35 (1.38%) Equities
17 34 (1.34%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 344 (13.59%) Linux
2 286 (11.30%) Unix
3 143 (5.65%) Windows
4 40 (1.58%) Android
5 24 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.71%) Solaris
7 12 (0.47%) AIX
8 10 (0.39%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.28%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.16%) CentOS
12 4 (0.16%) MVS
13 3 (0.12%) HPUX
14 1 (0.039%) Fedora
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1412 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 553 (21.84%) TDD
3 486 (19.19%) Scrum
4 367 (14.49%) OO
5 360 (14.22%) E-Commerce
6 318 (12.56%) Microservices
7 298 (11.77%) TOGAF
8 287 (11.33%) MVC
9 273 (10.78%) Open Source
10 248 (9.79%) SDLC
11 245 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
12 226 (8.93%) CRM
13 211 (8.33%) Waterfall
14 209 (8.25%) UML
15 205 (8.10%) Data Modelling
16 202 (7.98%) BDD
17 201 (7.94%) Analytics
18 194 (7.66%) Software Engineering
19 184 (7.27%) Mentoring
20 182 (7.19%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 987 (38.98%) Java
2 583 (23.03%) JavaScript
3 542 (21.41%) SQL
4 399 (15.76%) C#
5 219 (8.65%) PHP
6 198 (7.82%) Python
7 136 (5.37%) C++
8 125 (4.94%) Ruby
9 103 (4.07%) C
10 85 (3.36%) Scala
11 81 (3.20%) PL/SQL
12 75 (2.96%) T-SQL
13 56 (2.21%) VB.NET
14 54 (2.13%) Perl
15 45 (1.78%) Apex Code
16 40 (1.58%) XPath
17 33 (1.30%) Groovy
18 32 (1.26%) Shell Script
19 27 (1.07%) Go
20 21 (0.83%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 407 (16.07%) Degree
2 34 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 25 (0.99%) ISEB
3 25 (0.99%) ISTQB
3 25 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (0.43%) MCP
7 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (0.39%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.36%) PMP
9 8 (0.32%) MBA
10 7 (0.28%) OCP
10 7 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.28%) PhD
11 6 (0.24%) CISSP
12 4 (0.16%) MCSD
13 2 (0.079%) MCSE
13 2 (0.079%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (5.33%) QA
2 48 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.55%) COBIT
4 10 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) SLA
6 3 (0.12%) SEPA
7 2 (0.079%) SDET
8 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 50 (1.97%) Docker
2 31 (1.22%) Varnish
3 27 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 23 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 15 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.43%) iptables
7 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.24%) vCloud
8 5 (0.20%) XenApp
8 5 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.20%) XenServer
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.12%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.079%) Xen
12 1 (0.039%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.039%) Firmware
12 1 (0.039%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 50 (1.97%) Puppet
2 18 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.67%) yum
4 16 (0.63%) Ansible
5 12 (0.47%) Jitterbit
5 12 (0.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 8 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.28%) CloudHub
8 6 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.16%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.16%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.16%) MOM
9 4 (0.16%) Netcool
9 4 (0.16%) Salt
10 3 (0.12%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.079%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.079%) SCCM
12 1 (0.039%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 569 (22.47%) Oracle
2 282 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 159 (6.28%) IBM
4 137 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
5 127 (5.02%) SAP
6 126 (4.98%) TIBCO
7 59 (2.33%) MuleSoft
8 55 (2.17%) webMethods
9 49 (1.94%) BEA
10 44 (1.74%) Facebook
10 44 (1.74%) Pega
10 44 (1.74%) Siebel
11 41 (1.62%) Talend
12 40 (1.58%) Informatica
12 40 (1.58%) Sybase
13 37 (1.46%) Cognizant
14 36 (1.42%) Zend
15 32 (1.26%) NetSuite
16 30 (1.18%) HP
17 25 (0.99%) Google
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Extensive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £62k - £77k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Landbay
Salary: Up to £70 per annum DOE + Stock options + 25 days holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (up to 50% bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus (£10
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus a 20% variable bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Brunel University
Salary: From £44,654 to £52,868 per annum incl. London Weighting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £350 - £475 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago