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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 820 843 889
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 103 129 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 83 122 96
Median salary £73,750 £62,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,900 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +15 102 £72,500 +16.00% 15
London -21 49 £80,000 +28.00% 10
South East +57 21 £62,500 -10.71% 2
City of London +8 14 £85,000 +41.66% 2
Westminster - 11 £85,000 -
Northampton - 10 - -
East Midlands - 10 - -
Northamptonshire - 10 - -
East of England +43 8 £65,000 -10.34%
Oxfordshire 0 7 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Oxford - 7 £65,000 - 1
Berkshire +17 6 £61,500 -12.14% 1
South West +15 6 £67,500 -3.57%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £62,500 -
North West +12 4 £67,500 - 2
Manchester +2 4 £67,500 - 1
Dorset - 4 £67,500 -
Weymouth - 4 £67,500 -
Stockport - 4 £67,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 4 £62,500 -
Yorkshire +33 3 £65,000 +4.00%
Surrey +18 3 £52,500 -30.00%
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Norwich - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Norfolk - 3 - -
Guildford +10 2 £52,500 -30.00%
Leeds - 2 £60,000 -
Reading - 2 £100,000 - 1
Bolton - 2 - -

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 184 (100.00%) SOA
2 106 (57.61%) Java
3 81 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (33.70%) Oracle
5 49 (26.63%) TOGAF
6 48 (26.09%) UML
7 47 (25.54%) Finance
8 45 (24.46%) Retail
9 38 (20.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 38 (20.65%) Middleware
9 38 (20.65%) OO
10 33 (17.93%) J2EE
11 32 (17.39%) .NET
11 32 (17.39%) Waterfall
12 31 (16.85%) Scrum
13 30 (16.30%) HTML
14 28 (15.22%) Oracle Fusion
14 28 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
14 28 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (14.67%) Data Modelling
16 26 (14.13%) XML
17 24 (13.04%) TDD
18 23 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (12.50%) XSD
18 23 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (11.96%) Zachman Framework
20 21 (11.41%) Java EE
20 21 (11.41%) Oracle EBS
21 20 (10.87%) E-Commerce
21 20 (10.87%) Kanban

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 20 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.43%) JBoss
3 10 (5.43%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.89%) CMS
5 5 (2.72%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.63%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.09%) CICS
8 2 (1.09%) Drupal
8 2 (1.09%) MTS
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (11.41%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (7.61%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (3.26%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.09%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.54%) SAP ECC
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.54%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.54%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.43%) PaaS
2 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.17%) IaaS
3 4 (2.17%) SaaS
3 4 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 12 (6.52%) OLTP
2 12 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (5.98%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.72%) Big Data
8 4 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.09%) DB2
10 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (10.33%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.54%) JIRA
4 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (25.54%) Finance
2 45 (24.46%) Retail
3 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.17%) Banking
4 4 (2.17%) Games
5 3 (1.63%) Publishing
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.65%) Middleware
2 33 (17.93%) J2EE
3 32 (17.39%) .NET
4 30 (16.30%) HTML
5 28 (15.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 26 (14.13%) XML
7 23 (12.50%) XSD
8 21 (11.41%) Java EE
9 18 (9.78%) SOAP
10 17 (9.24%) Web Services
11 13 (7.07%) CSS
11 13 (7.07%) REST
12 12 (6.52%) WSDL
12 12 (6.52%) WS-I
13 8 (4.35%) RESTful
13 8 (4.35%) Spring
14 7 (3.80%) JDBC
14 7 (3.80%) Natural Language Processing
14 7 (3.80%) XSLT
15 6 (3.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (9.24%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.98%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.80%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.17%) PlayStation
7 4 (2.17%) Streaming Video
7 4 (2.17%) Xbox
8 3 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.54%) EPoS
10 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.35%) Windows
2 6 (3.26%) Android
3 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.17%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.63%) Unix
6 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (100.00%) SOA
2 81 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (26.63%) TOGAF
4 48 (26.09%) UML
5 38 (20.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 38 (20.65%) OO
6 32 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 31 (16.85%) Scrum
8 28 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
9 27 (14.67%) Data Modelling
10 24 (13.04%) TDD
11 23 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (11.96%) Zachman Framework
13 20 (10.87%) E-Commerce
13 20 (10.87%) Kanban
14 18 (9.78%) Data Architecture
14 18 (9.78%) Information Architecture
14 18 (9.78%) Workflow
15 16 (8.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 106 (57.61%) Java
2 15 (8.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.07%) SQL
4 8 (4.35%) C#
4 8 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.26%) PHP
6 5 (2.72%) Python
7 4 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.09%) COBOL
8 2 (1.09%) VB
9 1 (0.54%) C
9 1 (0.54%) C++
9 1 (0.54%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 4 (2.17%) Degree
1 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.63%) OCA
2 3 (1.63%) OCP
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 62 (33.70%) Oracle
2 10 (5.43%) TIBCO
3 9 (4.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.35%) webMethods
5 6 (3.26%) IBM
6 2 (1.09%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.09%) SAP
6 2 (1.09%) Talend
6 2 (1.09%) VMware
6 2 (1.09%) WSO2
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) Apigee
7 1 (0.54%) Apple
7 1 (0.54%) ATG
7 1 (0.54%) Avaya
7 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.54%) Genesys
7 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.54%) Siebel
7 1 (0.54%) Software AG
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Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Posted: 20 days ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago