The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 106 178 114
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -64
Permanent jobs citing SOA 533 362 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.92% 1.74% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.03% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 432 294 437
Median salary £51,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15702 17799 18728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.04% 85.45% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13149 14530 14498
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SOA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SOA Salary Trend in the South East

SOA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in the South East

SOA
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Berkshire +39 169 £58,000 +0.86% 3
Hampshire +48 124 £40,000 -20.19% 12
Surrey +47 70 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +54 58 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +24 57 £45,000 -16.27% 1
West Sussex +6 33 £51,750 -10.00% 1
East Sussex +6 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Kent -4 6 £64,000 -1.53% 3
Middlesex +12 1 £75,000 +36.36% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SOA.

1 467 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (36.91%) .NET
3 314 (32.11%) C#
4 304 (31.08%) Java
5 291 (29.75%) JavaScript
6 288 (29.45%) Web Services
7 283 (28.94%) MVC
8 280 (28.63%) SQL Server
9 272 (27.81%) SQL
10 241 (24.64%) ASP.NET
11 240 (24.54%) Oracle
12 236 (24.13%) Finance
13 229 (23.42%) HTML
14 227 (23.21%) XML
15 207 (21.17%) CSS
16 206 (21.06%) Software Engineering
17 202 (20.65%) jQuery
18 201 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
19 196 (20.04%) TDD
20 185 (18.92%) Degree
21 183 (18.71%) WCF
22 179 (18.30%) SOAP
23 161 (16.46%) Windows
24 158 (16.16%) Middleware
25 153 (15.64%) Scrum
26 143 (14.62%) OO
27 134 (13.70%) Computer Science
28 133 (13.60%) ITIL
29 132 (13.50%) Microsoft
30 126 (12.88%) REST

SOA
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 62 (6.34%) IIS
2 50 (5.11%) Apache
3 44 (4.50%) WebSphere
4 41 (4.19%) WebLogic
5 37 (3.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 37 (3.78%) SharePoint
6 31 (3.17%) JBoss
7 25 (2.56%) NServiceBus
8 21 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (2.04%) Confluence
10 19 (1.94%) Tomcat
11 18 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (1.74%) OpenStack
13 16 (1.64%) Mule
14 15 (1.53%) CMS
15 14 (1.43%) nginx
16 11 (1.12%) Mule ESB
16 11 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
17 10 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 51 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.12%) MS Office
3 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (3.48%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (1.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 9 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.61%) TIBCO iProcess
7 4 (0.41%) Radian6
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (6.03%) SaaS
3 51 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (2.86%) PaaS
6 21 (2.15%) IaaS
7 16 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (1.43%) GitHub
9 13 (1.33%) Force.com
10 9 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.82%) Office 365
12 4 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.41%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.31%) Route 53
13 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.45%) HTTP
2 20 (2.04%) Firewall
3 19 (1.94%) LDAP
4 18 (1.84%) ATM
4 18 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.74%) DNS
6 15 (1.53%) SAN
7 11 (1.12%) IPv4
8 8 (0.82%) Internet
8 8 (0.82%) NAS
9 6 (0.61%) LAN
10 5 (0.51%) DHCP
10 5 (0.51%) SSL
11 4 (0.41%) PPP
11 4 (0.41%) SNMP
11 4 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.41%) WLAN
12 3 (0.31%) Network Security
13 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (28.63%) SQL Server
2 94 (9.61%) Relational Database
3 53 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (4.81%) MySQL
5 45 (4.60%) Oracle ODI
6 44 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 44 (4.50%) Oracle Database
7 43 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (3.78%) Big Data
9 36 (3.68%) DB2
10 34 (3.48%) Hadoop
11 27 (2.76%) NoSQL
12 24 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (1.53%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
17 13 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 104 (10.63%) Subversion
2 103 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 87 (8.90%) Visual Studio
4 72 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 67 (6.85%) Jenkins
6 64 (6.54%) JIRA
7 38 (3.89%) NUnit
8 33 (3.37%) Bugzilla
8 33 (3.37%) Trac
9 26 (2.66%) Maven
10 22 (2.25%) TeamCity
11 21 (2.15%) MSTest
11 21 (2.15%) Toad
12 19 (1.94%) Bitbucket
12 19 (1.94%) ReSharper
13 18 (1.84%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.33%) Selenium
15 12 (1.23%) Ant
15 12 (1.23%) Artifactory
16 11 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 236 (24.13%) Finance
2 44 (4.50%) Retail
3 42 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 29 (2.97%) Marketing
5 23 (2.35%) Banking
6 15 (1.53%) Back Office
7 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.23%) Publishing
9 10 (1.02%) Electronics
10 9 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 9 (0.92%) Billing
11 6 (0.61%) Legal
12 5 (0.51%) Automotive
12 5 (0.51%) Law
13 4 (0.41%) Games
13 4 (0.41%) Military
14 3 (0.31%) Advertising
15 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 408 (41.72%) Developer
2 223 (22.80%) Architect
3 164 (16.77%) C# Developer
4 130 (13.29%) .NET Developer
5 106 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 95 (9.71%) Solutions Architect
7 93 (9.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 90 (9.20%) Software Developer
9 82 (8.38%) C# Software Developer
10 75 (7.67%) SQL Developer
11 73 (7.46%) Senior Developer
12 66 (6.75%) Analyst
13 58 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 54 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 52 (5.32%) Applications Support
16 50 (5.11%) Software Engineer
17 48 (4.91%) .NET Software Developer
17 48 (4.91%) Data Architect
18 46 (4.70%) SOA Architect
19 45 (4.60%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (36.91%) .NET
2 288 (29.45%) Web Services
3 241 (24.64%) ASP.NET
4 229 (23.42%) HTML
5 227 (23.21%) XML
6 207 (21.17%) CSS
7 202 (20.65%) jQuery
8 201 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 183 (18.71%) WCF
10 179 (18.30%) SOAP
11 158 (16.16%) Middleware
12 126 (12.88%) REST
13 103 (10.53%) .NET Framework
14 87 (8.90%) Spring
15 83 (8.49%) AngularJS
16 74 (7.57%) XSLT
17 73 (7.46%) JSON
18 69 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
19 65 (6.65%) HTML5
20 58 (5.93%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 134 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 77 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (6.85%) Data Integration
5 35 (3.58%) Client/Server
6 32 (3.27%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.35%) Data Centre
8 22 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.04%) N-Tier
10 17 (1.74%) Mainframe
11 16 (1.64%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.53%) Mathematics
12 15 (1.53%) User Experience
13 13 (1.33%) CMDB
14 11 (1.12%) Clustering
14 11 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (1.02%) Blog
15 10 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
15 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
16 9 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 161 (16.46%) Windows
2 88 (9.00%) Linux
3 71 (7.26%) Unix
4 26 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (2.45%) Windows 7
5 24 (2.45%) Windows 8
6 19 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.53%) Android
7 15 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.33%) Solaris
9 12 (1.23%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.92%) CentOS
10 9 (0.92%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (28.94%) MVC
3 206 (21.06%) Software Engineering
4 196 (20.04%) TDD
5 153 (15.64%) Scrum
6 143 (14.62%) OO
7 133 (13.60%) ITIL
8 125 (12.78%) ETL
9 123 (12.58%) SDLC
10 107 (10.94%) UML
11 105 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
12 90 (9.20%) Waterfall
13 88 (9.00%) OOP
13 88 (9.00%) TOGAF
14 84 (8.59%) Mentoring
15 81 (8.28%) Unit Testing
16 80 (8.18%) Data Modelling
17 79 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
18 76 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 69 (7.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 314 (32.11%) C#
2 304 (31.08%) Java
3 291 (29.75%) JavaScript
4 272 (27.81%) SQL
5 69 (7.06%) C++
6 56 (5.73%) Python
7 44 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 41 (4.19%) TypeScript
9 40 (4.09%) XPath
10 34 (3.48%) C
11 33 (3.37%) T-SQL
12 30 (3.07%) Bash Shell
13 27 (2.76%) PHP
13 27 (2.76%) PowerShell
14 20 (2.04%) Perl
15 16 (1.64%) Apex Code
15 16 (1.64%) PHP 5
16 15 (1.53%) SOQL
16 15 (1.53%) SOSL
17 12 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 185 (18.92%) Degree
2 71 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 58 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (0.92%) MCSD
8 8 (0.82%) MCITP
8 8 (0.82%) MCSE
9 5 (0.51%) MCSA
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.31%) PhD
10 3 (0.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.10%) CISSP
12 1 (0.10%) CITP
12 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.67%) QA
2 49 (5.01%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.23%) DICOM
4 7 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.61%) SLA
6 4 (0.41%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (2.35%) Docker
3 15 (1.53%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.23%) KVM
5 11 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 9 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (0.92%) HDFS
7 8 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.41%) vCloud
10 3 (0.31%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.31%) vSphere
11 2 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.10%) oVirt
12 1 (0.10%) Postfix
12 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (2.66%) Puppet
2 15 (1.53%) Ambari
3 12 (1.23%) Kibana
3 12 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.12%) ZABBIX
5 9 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
6 8 (0.82%) Ansible
7 6 (0.61%) TIBCO Hawk
8 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.51%) SCOM
9 3 (0.31%) Graylog
9 3 (0.31%) logstash
9 3 (0.31%) OpenAM
9 3 (0.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.10%) OPNET
11 1 (0.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 240 (24.54%) Oracle
2 132 (13.50%) Microsoft
3 60 (6.13%) IBM
4 37 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
5 34 (3.48%) Casewise
6 30 (3.07%) VMware
7 28 (2.86%) Informatica
8 26 (2.66%) webMethods
9 23 (2.35%) Google
10 20 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 19 (1.94%) SAP
12 17 (1.74%) hybris
13 16 (1.64%) Rally
14 15 (1.53%) Ab Initio
14 15 (1.53%) Cognos
14 15 (1.53%) TIBCO
15 13 (1.33%) Atlassian
15 13 (1.33%) Software AG
16 12 (1.23%) Sitecore
16 12 (1.23%) Twitter
West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + pension, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Active Steward LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Montash Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Flex benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago