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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 112 168 124
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -44
Permanent jobs citing SOA 503 388 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.75% 1.83% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.14% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 432 317 451
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,715
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,860 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15649 18106 19545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.63% 85.23% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13142 14499 15601
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 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
Berkshire +28 168 £57,500 - 8
Hampshire +70 122 £42,500 -15.00% 18
Surrey +44 74 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Buckinghamshire +32 50 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Oxfordshire +19 48 £45,000 -21.73% 9
West Sussex +6 28 £52,000 -5.45% 4
East Sussex -13 10 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Kent -18 1 £50,000 -23.07%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 463 (51.73%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (37.77%) .NET
3 310 (34.64%) Java
4 293 (32.74%) SQL Server
5 278 (31.06%) Web Services
6 277 (30.95%) C#
7 264 (29.50%) JavaScript
8 261 (29.16%) SQL
9 255 (28.49%) MVC
10 245 (27.37%) Finance
11 233 (26.03%) Oracle
12 232 (25.92%) XML
13 222 (24.80%) ASP.NET
14 213 (23.80%) HTML
15 189 (21.12%) Degree
16 182 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 182 (20.34%) Software Engineering
17 181 (20.22%) CSS
18 173 (19.33%) SOAP
19 166 (18.55%) Middleware
19 166 (18.55%) jQuery
20 148 (16.54%) WCF
20 148 (16.54%) TDD
21 138 (15.42%) Computer Science
22 135 (15.08%) Scrum
22 135 (15.08%) SDLC
23 133 (14.86%) Microsoft
24 126 (14.08%) ITIL
25 125 (13.97%) Windows
26 120 (13.41%) OO

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 53 (5.92%) WebSphere
2 49 (5.47%) Apache
3 45 (5.03%) IIS
4 33 (3.69%) SharePoint
5 29 (3.24%) JBoss
6 24 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 24 (2.68%) WebLogic
7 23 (2.57%) Oracle Service Bus
7 23 (2.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (1.90%) Confluence
9 15 (1.68%) NServiceBus
10 14 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (1.45%) OpenStack
12 12 (1.34%) CMS
13 11 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 10 (1.12%) nginx
15 9 (1.01%) CICS
15 9 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.89%) Mule
Applications
1 54 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.90%) MS Office
3 4 (0.45%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
4 10 (1.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 10 (1.12%) TIBCO iProcess
5 8 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.45%) Radian6
8 4 (0.45%) VisionPLUS
9 2 (0.22%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 63 (7.04%) SaaS
2 39 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.79%) PaaS
5 20 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (2.23%) IaaS
6 17 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.45%) Force.com
8 9 (1.01%) GitHub
8 9 (1.01%) Office 365
9 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.22%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.11%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.57%) SAN
2 21 (2.35%) HTTP
3 20 (2.23%) Firewall
4 16 (1.79%) LDAP
5 13 (1.45%) LAN
5 13 (1.45%) SSL
6 12 (1.34%) ATM
6 12 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.12%) IPv4
7 10 (1.12%) NAS
8 9 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (1.01%) WLAN
9 8 (0.89%) DNS
9 8 (0.89%) Internet
10 6 (0.67%) S/MIME
11 5 (0.56%) Network Security
12 4 (0.45%) PPP
12 4 (0.45%) WAN
13 3 (0.34%) DHCP
14 2 (0.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (32.74%) SQL Server
2 85 (9.50%) Relational Database
3 58 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (4.69%) DB2
4 42 (4.69%) MySQL
5 40 (4.47%) MongoDB
5 40 (4.47%) Oracle ODI
6 39 (4.36%) Big Data
6 39 (4.36%) Oracle Database
7 38 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (3.80%) NoSQL
9 33 (3.69%) RDBMS
10 29 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (2.68%) QlikView
12 20 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.90%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.68%) Data Mining
16 13 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 97 (10.84%) Subversion
2 85 (9.50%) Git (software)
3 84 (9.39%) Visual Studio
4 73 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (8.04%) Jenkins
6 67 (7.49%) JIRA
7 33 (3.69%) NUnit
8 26 (2.91%) Artifactory
8 26 (2.91%) Bugzilla
8 26 (2.91%) Trac
9 24 (2.68%) Selenium
10 22 (2.46%) Bitbucket
11 20 (2.23%) Toad
12 19 (2.12%) Eclipse
12 19 (2.12%) JUnit
13 18 (2.01%) Maven
14 14 (1.56%) MSTest
15 12 (1.34%) ReSharper
16 9 (1.01%) TeamCity
17 8 (0.89%) Ant
General
1 245 (27.37%) Finance
2 54 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 50 (5.59%) Retail
4 33 (3.69%) Marketing
5 30 (3.35%) Banking
6 21 (2.35%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.68%) Back Office
8 13 (1.45%) Electronics
9 11 (1.23%) Billing
10 10 (1.12%) Legal
11 9 (1.01%) Publishing
12 8 (0.89%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.56%) Advertising
13 5 (0.56%) Automotive
14 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.34%) Games
14 3 (0.34%) Military
15 2 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 364 (40.67%) Developer
2 201 (22.46%) Architect
3 136 (15.20%) C# Developer
4 121 (13.52%) .NET Developer
5 103 (11.51%) Java Developer
6 86 (9.61%) Senior Developer
7 76 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 74 (8.27%) Solutions Architect
9 69 (7.71%) Software Developer
10 68 (7.60%) Analyst
11 65 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
12 60 (6.70%) SQL Developer
13 56 (6.26%) ASP.NET Developer
14 52 (5.81%) Applications Support
15 50 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (4.92%) Software Engineer
17 39 (4.36%) .NET Software Developer
17 39 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
18 37 (4.13%) Agile Developer
19 35 (3.91%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (37.77%) .NET
2 278 (31.06%) Web Services
3 232 (25.92%) XML
4 222 (24.80%) ASP.NET
5 213 (23.80%) HTML
6 182 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 181 (20.22%) CSS
8 173 (19.33%) SOAP
9 166 (18.55%) jQuery
9 166 (18.55%) Middleware
10 148 (16.54%) WCF
11 115 (12.85%) REST
12 102 (11.40%) .NET Framework
13 83 (9.27%) Spring
14 82 (9.16%) AngularJS
15 80 (8.94%) HTML5
16 73 (8.16%) JSON
17 66 (7.37%) XSLT
18 65 (7.26%) ASP.NET Web API
19 61 (6.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 138 (15.42%) Computer Science
2 81 (9.05%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.47%) Data Integration
5 46 (5.14%) Client/Server
6 43 (4.80%) Management Information System
7 22 (2.46%) Mainframe
8 19 (2.12%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.01%) Data Centre
9 18 (2.01%) N-Tier
10 16 (1.79%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.45%) CMDB
12 13 (1.45%) Mathematics
13 11 (1.23%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (1.12%) Visualisation
15 9 (1.01%) Private Cloud
16 8 (0.89%) PKI
17 7 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 125 (13.97%) Windows
2 82 (9.16%) Linux
3 70 (7.82%) Unix
4 21 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.01%) Solaris
6 17 (1.90%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.90%) Windows 8
7 12 (1.34%) Android
7 12 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.01%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (0.78%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.45%) CentOS
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.45%) zOS
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (51.73%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (28.49%) MVC
3 182 (20.34%) Software Engineering
4 148 (16.54%) TDD
5 135 (15.08%) Scrum
5 135 (15.08%) SDLC
6 126 (14.08%) ITIL
7 120 (13.41%) OO
8 117 (13.07%) ETL
9 114 (12.74%) Waterfall
10 107 (11.96%) UML
11 98 (10.95%) TOGAF
12 86 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
13 81 (9.05%) Data Modelling
14 78 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (8.72%) E-Commerce
15 76 (8.49%) Mentoring
15 76 (8.49%) OOP
16 75 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 70 (7.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 310 (34.64%) Java
2 277 (30.95%) C#
3 264 (29.50%) JavaScript
4 261 (29.16%) SQL
5 65 (7.26%) C++
6 50 (5.59%) XPath
7 44 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 37 (4.13%) C
9 36 (4.02%) Python
10 35 (3.91%) T-SQL
11 30 (3.35%) TypeScript
12 29 (3.24%) PHP
13 22 (2.46%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.01%) PHP 5
15 16 (1.79%) Apex Code
16 15 (1.68%) PowerShell
16 15 (1.68%) SOQL
16 15 (1.68%) SOSL
17 14 (1.56%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 189 (21.12%) Degree
2 65 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 54 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.78%) ISEB
5 7 (0.78%) MBA
5 7 (0.78%) MCSD
6 6 (0.67%) MCITP
6 6 (0.67%) MCSA
6 6 (0.67%) MCSE
7 5 (0.56%) CITP
7 5 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.34%) PhD
9 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.22%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.60%) QA
2 39 (4.36%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.01%) DICOM
4 8 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.56%) SLA
7 4 (0.45%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.34%) COBIT
9 2 (0.22%) COSO
9 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.22%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.22%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 22 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.90%) Docker
3 11 (1.23%) KVM
3 11 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (1.12%) VirtualBox
5 9 (1.01%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.89%) HDFS
7 6 (0.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.34%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.34%) vCloud
8 3 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.22%) vSphere
10 1 (0.11%) oVirt
10 1 (0.11%) Postfix
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.12%) TIBCO Hawk
2 9 (1.01%) Ambari
2 9 (1.01%) Puppet
3 8 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
3 8 (0.89%) Kibana
4 7 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.45%) Ansible
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.45%) SCOM
7 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.34%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.34%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.22%) vRealize
9 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 233 (26.03%) Oracle
2 133 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 58 (6.48%) IBM
4 40 (4.47%) Informatica
5 33 (3.69%) Casewise
6 31 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (3.13%) VMware
8 25 (2.79%) hybris
8 25 (2.79%) SAP
9 21 (2.35%) Google
10 19 (2.12%) Sitecore
11 18 (2.01%) webMethods
12 17 (1.90%) Red Hat
12 17 (1.90%) TIBCO
13 16 (1.79%) MuleSoft
14 15 (1.68%) HP
15 14 (1.56%) Cognos
16 13 (1.45%) Sun
17 12 (1.34%) Rally
17 12 (1.34%) Twitter
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + £2,000p/a bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Car Allowance and Other Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30305.00 - £52387.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30305.00 - £52387.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago