The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had SOA Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 413 457 448
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 34 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.024% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.025% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 24
Median salary £62,500 £75,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
SOA Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17942 20114 21946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15255 16523 17462
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured SOA Architect in the job title.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the South East region.

SOA Architect Salary Trend in the South East

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

SOA Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 15 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 11 £58,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £62,500 -
Surrey +26 1 £52,500 -30.00%
West Sussex -3 1 £60,000 -22.58%
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, SOA Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring SOA Architect in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SOA
2 23 (54.76%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 13 (30.95%) ETL
7 11 (26.19%) Data Integration
7 11 (26.19%) Data Architecture
7 11 (26.19%) TOGAF
8 10 (23.81%) Software Architecture
9 9 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
9 9 (21.43%) Microservices
9 9 (21.43%) Algorithms
9 9 (21.43%) Data Analytics
9 9 (21.43%) Analytics
9 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) Content Management
9 9 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (21.43%) OOP
10 8 (19.05%) Spring
11 7 (16.67%) J2EE
11 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (14.29%) Web Services
12 6 (14.29%) XML
12 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.90%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (19.05%) Spring
3 7 (16.67%) J2EE
4 6 (14.29%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) Apache Camel
5 5 (11.90%) Apache CXF
5 5 (11.90%) RESTful
5 5 (11.90%) XSD
6 3 (7.14%) Java EE
6 3 (7.14%) Middleware
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) .NET
7 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
7 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Data Integration
3 9 (21.43%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) SOA
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 13 (30.95%) ETL
6 11 (26.19%) Data Architecture
6 11 (26.19%) TOGAF
7 10 (23.81%) Software Architecture
8 9 (21.43%) Analytics
8 9 (21.43%) Content Management
8 9 (21.43%) Data Analytics
8 9 (21.43%) Microservices
8 9 (21.43%) OOP
8 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 9 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (14.29%) Information Management
9 6 (14.29%) SDLC
9 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) C++
3 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) IBM