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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 134 167 122
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -45
Permanent jobs citing SOA 445 393 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.44% 1.89% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.22% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 378 315 442
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,430
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,300 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
15625 17690 19669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.59% 84.90% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13054 14058 15758
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £67,000
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 30 May 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 30 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
(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 +26 158 £55,000 -4.34% 12
Hampshire +58 108 £45,000 -14.28% 11
Surrey +17 68 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Buckinghamshire +33 36 £50,000 +11.73% 3
Oxfordshire +9 29 £45,000 -18.18% 5
West Sussex -7 26 £52,500 - 2
East Sussex +13 17 £40,000 -33.33%
Kent -25 2 - -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 443 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (36.86%) Java
3 273 (33.21%) .NET
3 273 (33.21%) Web Services
4 267 (32.48%) SQL Server
5 246 (29.93%) SQL
6 241 (29.32%) JavaScript
7 239 (29.08%) Oracle
8 237 (28.83%) Finance
9 217 (26.40%) XML
10 212 (25.79%) C#
11 208 (25.30%) MVC
12 195 (23.72%) HTML
13 182 (22.14%) ASP.NET
14 169 (20.56%) Degree
15 168 (20.44%) Middleware
16 154 (18.73%) CSS
17 151 (18.37%) jQuery
18 149 (18.13%) ASP.NET MVC
19 148 (18.00%) SOAP
19 148 (18.00%) Software Engineering
20 145 (17.64%) Computer Science
21 134 (16.30%) TDD
22 132 (16.06%) Microsoft
23 125 (15.21%) SDLC
24 117 (14.23%) ITIL
24 117 (14.23%) Scrum
25 112 (13.63%) Waterfall
26 108 (13.14%) WCF
26 108 (13.14%) UML

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 67 (8.15%) WebSphere
2 42 (5.11%) Apache
3 32 (3.89%) IIS
4 27 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 25 (3.04%) Tomcat
6 23 (2.80%) JBoss
7 22 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (2.19%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (1.82%) OpenStack
11 14 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (1.70%) Node.js
12 13 (1.58%) Confluence
12 13 (1.58%) Oracle Service Bus
12 13 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (1.34%) CMS
14 10 (1.22%) CICS
14 10 (1.22%) nginx
15 7 (0.85%) Mule
15 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.19%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.49%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.34%) BusinessWorks
3 11 (1.34%) TIBCO iProcess
4 9 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.73%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.61%) VisionPLUS
8 4 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.49%) Radian6
9 2 (0.24%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.54%) SaaS
2 33 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (2.92%) PaaS
5 23 (2.80%) IaaS
6 19 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (1.46%) Force.com
9 7 (0.85%) GitHub
10 4 (0.49%) Office 365
11 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.12%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.65%) SAN
2 19 (2.31%) Firewall
2 19 (2.31%) HTTP
2 19 (2.31%) LAN
2 19 (2.31%) SSL
3 14 (1.70%) Internet
3 14 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (1.70%) WLAN
4 12 (1.46%) ATM
4 12 (1.46%) LDAP
5 11 (1.34%) NAS
6 10 (1.22%) IPv4
6 10 (1.22%) S/MIME
7 8 (0.97%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.73%) WAN
9 5 (0.61%) Network Security
10 4 (0.49%) CTI
10 4 (0.49%) DNS
10 4 (0.49%) Extranet
10 4 (0.49%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (32.48%) SQL Server
2 82 (9.98%) Relational Database
3 63 (7.66%) Oracle Database
4 52 (6.33%) RDBMS
5 50 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (5.11%) DB2
7 39 (4.74%) MongoDB
8 37 (4.50%) Big Data
9 36 (4.38%) NoSQL
10 33 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (4.01%) MySQL
11 31 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
12 29 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (2.92%) QlikView
14 22 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (1.95%) GIS
17 14 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (1.70%) Hadoop
18 13 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 78 (9.49%) Subversion
2 73 (8.88%) Visual Studio
3 65 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 63 (7.66%) Jenkins
5 62 (7.54%) JIRA
6 59 (7.18%) Git (software)
7 42 (5.11%) JUnit
8 37 (4.50%) Selenium
9 32 (3.89%) NUnit
10 26 (3.16%) Artifactory
11 18 (2.19%) Bitbucket
11 18 (2.19%) Bugzilla
11 18 (2.19%) Trac
12 17 (2.07%) Eclipse
12 17 (2.07%) Maven
12 17 (2.07%) Toad
13 12 (1.46%) IntelliJ
14 10 (1.22%) ReSharper
15 9 (1.09%) MSTest
15 9 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 237 (28.83%) Finance
2 57 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 48 (5.84%) Retail
4 33 (4.01%) Marketing
5 27 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.16%) Banking
7 13 (1.58%) Electronics
8 12 (1.46%) Billing
8 12 (1.46%) Legal
9 11 (1.34%) Publishing
10 8 (0.97%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.97%) Back Office
10 8 (0.97%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.73%) Advertising
12 5 (0.61%) Automotive
13 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.36%) Games
13 3 (0.36%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 312 (37.96%) Developer
2 182 (22.14%) Architect
3 103 (12.53%) Java Developer
4 101 (12.29%) C# Developer
5 100 (12.17%) .NET Developer
6 83 (10.10%) Senior Developer
7 81 (9.85%) Analyst
8 65 (7.91%) Solutions Architect
9 60 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 45 (5.47%) Applications Support
10 45 (5.47%) ASP.NET Developer
11 43 (5.23%) SQL Developer
12 42 (5.11%) Software Developer
13 40 (4.87%) C# Software Developer
14 39 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
15 37 (4.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 34 (4.14%) Software Engineer
17 32 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 26 (3.16%) Java Architect
19 25 (3.04%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (33.21%) .NET
1 273 (33.21%) Web Services
2 217 (26.40%) XML
3 195 (23.72%) HTML
4 182 (22.14%) ASP.NET
5 168 (20.44%) Middleware
6 154 (18.73%) CSS
7 151 (18.37%) jQuery
8 149 (18.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 148 (18.00%) SOAP
10 108 (13.14%) WCF
11 96 (11.68%) .NET Framework
12 95 (11.56%) REST
13 85 (10.34%) HTML5
14 84 (10.22%) AngularJS
15 81 (9.85%) Spring
16 69 (8.39%) JSON
17 67 (8.15%) J2EE
18 61 (7.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 59 (7.18%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 145 (17.64%) Computer Science
2 83 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
3 61 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (5.84%) Client/Server
4 48 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 42 (5.11%) Data Integration
6 27 (3.28%) Mainframe
6 27 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 24 (2.92%) Data Centre
8 23 (2.80%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.95%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.70%) Inversion of Control
11 14 (1.70%) Private Cloud
11 14 (1.70%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.58%) CMDB
13 12 (1.46%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.09%) User Experience
15 8 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
15 8 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 107 (13.02%) Windows
2 83 (10.10%) Linux
3 60 (7.30%) Unix
4 22 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (2.07%) Solaris
6 14 (1.70%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.46%) Android
8 11 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.97%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.49%) zOS
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.12%) SUSE
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (25.30%) MVC
3 148 (18.00%) Software Engineering
4 134 (16.30%) TDD
5 125 (15.21%) SDLC
6 117 (14.23%) ITIL
6 117 (14.23%) Scrum
7 112 (13.63%) Waterfall
8 108 (13.14%) UML
9 100 (12.17%) ETL
10 91 (11.07%) OO
11 80 (9.73%) TOGAF
12 79 (9.61%) E-Commerce
12 79 (9.61%) Mentoring
13 78 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
14 72 (8.76%) Data Modelling
15 70 (8.52%) Project Management
16 63 (7.66%) Analytics
17 61 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
18 60 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 303 (36.86%) Java
2 246 (29.93%) SQL
3 241 (29.32%) JavaScript
4 212 (25.79%) C#
5 54 (6.57%) XPath
6 52 (6.33%) C++
7 43 (5.23%) PL/SQL
8 37 (4.50%) C
9 33 (4.01%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.28%) PHP
11 24 (2.92%) Python
12 19 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 17 (2.07%) VB
14 16 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.82%) Apex Code
16 14 (1.70%) COBOL
16 14 (1.70%) PHP 5
16 14 (1.70%) SOQL
16 14 (1.70%) SOSL
17 13 (1.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 169 (20.56%) Degree
2 63 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 53 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.58%) MBA
6 10 (1.22%) CITP
6 10 (1.22%) ISEB
7 8 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.73%) MCITP
9 6 (0.73%) MCSA
9 6 (0.73%) MCSD
9 6 (0.73%) MCSE
10 4 (0.49%) MCDBA
10 4 (0.49%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (9.85%) QA
2 28 (3.41%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.22%) SLA
4 5 (0.61%) COBIT
4 5 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.49%) COSO
5 4 (0.49%) DICOM
5 4 (0.49%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.49%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.24%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 25 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.34%) Docker
3 11 (1.34%) KVM
4 10 (1.22%) VirtualBox
5 8 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.97%) HDFS
6 7 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.49%) vSphere
8 3 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.36%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.36%) vCloud
8 3 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.12%) oVirt
9 1 (0.12%) Postfix
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.34%) TIBCO Hawk
2 10 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.97%) Ambari
3 8 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
3 8 (0.97%) Kibana
3 8 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (0.97%) Puppet
4 5 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.49%) SCOM
6 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.36%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.36%) vRealize
7 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.12%) MOM
7 1 (0.12%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 239 (29.08%) Oracle
2 132 (16.06%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.30%) IBM
4 39 (4.74%) Informatica
5 31 (3.77%) VMware
6 29 (3.53%) hybris
7 27 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (3.28%) SAP
8 24 (2.92%) Casewise
9 22 (2.68%) Red Hat
10 18 (2.19%) Google
10 18 (2.19%) HP
10 18 (2.19%) Sitecore
10 18 (2.19%) TIBCO
11 17 (2.07%) MuleSoft
12 16 (1.95%) Sun
13 14 (1.70%) webMethods
14 13 (1.58%) Twitter
15 12 (1.46%) Cisco
15 12 (1.46%) Yahoo!
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefitss
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Pension, BUPA, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 12 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago