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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 862 830 919
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +89
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 78 157 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.14% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.15% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 61 137 79
Median salary £77,500 £62,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £66,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SOA Architect in the job title.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOA Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the UK.

SOA Architect Salary Trend in the UK

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 within the UK.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England -63 75 £77,500 +24.00% 7
London -35 48 £77,500 +29.16% 3
City of London +4 15 £85,000 +54.54% 2
South East +6 8 £75,000 +5.26% 1
North West +21 6 - -
Berkshire +17 6 £75,000 +7.14%
Manchester +8 6 - -
Westminster - 6 £85,000 -
Northampton - 5 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 - - 1
East Midlands - 5 - - 1
Bolton - 4 - -
Salford - 4 - -
Stockport - 4 - -
East of England +17 3 £75,000 +5.26%
Bedfordshire +1 3 £75,000 +5.26%
South West +1 3 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Scotland -3 3 £77,500 +40.90%
Surrey -7 2 £46,250 -40.32% 1
Dorset - 2 £67,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £76,250 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +16 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +7 1 - - 1
Wiltshire +3 1 - -
Leeds +1 1 - - 1
Guildford -1 1 £52,500 -32.25% 1
Edinburgh -1 1 £77,500 +40.90%
Bracknell -6 1 £77,500 +5.08%
Swindon -8 1 - -

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 featuring SOA Architect in the job title.

1 169 (100.00%) SOA
2 76 (44.97%) Java
3 65 (38.46%) Oracle
4 52 (30.77%) Middleware
5 40 (23.67%) Finance
6 39 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (22.49%) UML
8 37 (21.89%) J2EE
9 35 (20.71%) Oracle Fusion
10 34 (20.12%) Retail
11 33 (19.53%) Enterprise Architecture
12 32 (18.93%) TOGAF
13 30 (17.75%) Oracle EBS
14 29 (17.16%) E-Commerce
15 26 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 25 (14.79%) .NET
16 25 (14.79%) OOA/OOD
16 25 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (14.20%) OO
17 24 (14.20%) HTML
17 24 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (13.61%) Presales
19 22 (13.02%) WebSphere
20 21 (12.43%) Java EE
20 21 (12.43%) XML
21 20 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
22 18 (10.65%) Workflow
23 17 (10.06%) TIBCO
23 17 (10.06%) XSD
23 17 (10.06%) Waterfall

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 26 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (13.02%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.51%) JBoss
3 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.37%) CMS
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.18%) CICS
5 2 (1.18%) MTS
6 1 (0.59%) Apache
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (17.75%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (8.88%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.59%) Primavera
4 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) PaaS
2 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.55%) Oracle CX
3 6 (3.55%) SaaS
4 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.37%) IaaS
5 4 (2.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (5.92%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.55%) Big Data
5 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.96%) OLTP
6 5 (2.96%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.18%) DB2
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.59%) MySQL
8 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
1 11 (6.51%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (23.67%) Finance
2 34 (20.12%) Retail
3 14 (8.28%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.10%) Banking
5 7 (4.14%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.59%) Automotive
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.77%) Middleware
2 37 (21.89%) J2EE
3 35 (20.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 25 (14.79%) .NET
5 24 (14.20%) HTML
6 21 (12.43%) Java EE
6 21 (12.43%) XML
7 17 (10.06%) XSD
8 14 (8.28%) SOAP
9 11 (6.51%) Web Services
10 10 (5.92%) REST
11 9 (5.33%) CSS
12 8 (4.73%) XSLT
13 7 (4.14%) JDBC
13 7 (4.14%) RESTful
14 6 (3.55%) jQuery
14 6 (3.55%) Oracle ADF
14 6 (3.55%) WSDL
15 5 (2.96%) Apache Camel
15 5 (2.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.96%) Streaming Video
5 5 (2.96%) Xbox
6 4 (2.37%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.37%) PlayStation
7 3 (1.78%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.59%) DataPower
8 1 (0.59%) EPoS
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
8 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.14%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Android
3 5 (2.96%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.96%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.18%) Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) Unix
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (22.49%) UML
4 33 (19.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 32 (18.93%) TOGAF
6 29 (17.16%) E-Commerce
7 25 (14.79%) OOA/OOD
7 25 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (14.20%) OO
9 23 (13.61%) Presales
10 18 (10.65%) Workflow
11 17 (10.06%) Waterfall
12 16 (9.47%) Scrum
12 16 (9.47%) Zachman Framework
13 15 (8.88%) Data Modelling
14 13 (7.69%) CRM
14 13 (7.69%) TDD
15 12 (7.10%) Kanban
16 10 (5.92%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 76 (44.97%) Java
2 16 (9.47%) SQL
3 12 (7.10%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.10%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.55%) Python
5 5 (2.96%) PHP
6 4 (2.37%) C#
6 4 (2.37%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.18%) COBOL
7 2 (1.18%) VB
8 1 (0.59%) C
8 1 (0.59%) C++
8 1 (0.59%) Groovy
8 1 (0.59%) Scala
8 1 (0.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Degree
1 12 (7.10%) SC Cleared
1 12 (7.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) CloudHub
1 1 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (38.46%) Oracle
2 17 (10.06%) TIBCO
3 8 (4.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.14%) webMethods
5 5 (2.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.59%) ATG
6 1 (0.59%) Avaya
6 1 (0.59%) Genesys
6 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.59%) SAP
6 1 (0.59%) Sencha
6 1 (0.59%) Siebel
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Guildford, Surrey
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