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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 779 864 817
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -47
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 86 105 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 76 96 154
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £69,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.96%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +72 85 £75,000 +3.44% 10
London +69 49 £80,000 +6.66% 4
South East +95 26 £70,000 -3.44% 2
Berkshire +61 16 £70,000 -
City of London +39 13 £80,000 +4.91% 3
Westminster - 13 £80,000 -
East of England +8 6 £65,000 -9.09% 4
East Sussex - 5 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire +11 4 £66,250 -5.35%
Surrey - 3 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £64,000 - 1
Somerset - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
Bath - 3 - -
Guildford - 2 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £85,000 +13.33% 1
High Wycombe +9 1 £85,000 +13.33%
Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Essex +8 1 £62,500 -24.24% 4
North West -18 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £64,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £64,000 -
St Albans - 1 £80,000 -
Bolton - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £70,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £64,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - -

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 216 (100.00%) SOA
2 95 (43.98%) Java
3 83 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (31.02%) Oracle
4 67 (31.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 53 (24.54%) Finance
6 51 (23.61%) TOGAF
6 51 (23.61%) Data Architecture
7 39 (18.06%) Data Integration
8 38 (17.59%) Retail
8 38 (17.59%) OO
8 38 (17.59%) Data Modelling
9 36 (16.67%) ETL
9 36 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (16.20%) UML
10 35 (16.20%) Scrum
10 35 (16.20%) Waterfall
11 32 (14.81%) HTML
12 30 (13.89%) TDD
12 30 (13.89%) SDLC
13 28 (12.96%) Presales
13 28 (12.96%) Oracle Database
13 28 (12.96%) Kanban
14 27 (12.50%) Middleware
14 27 (12.50%) Data Management
15 26 (12.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (12.04%) E-Commerce
15 26 (12.04%) Jenkins
16 25 (11.57%) Octopus Deploy
16 25 (11.57%) OOA/OOD

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 67 (31.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.09%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 9 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.24%) CMS
5 5 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.85%) JBoss
6 4 (1.85%) Mule
6 4 (1.85%) SAS
7 2 (0.93%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) Drupal
8 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (10.19%) SAP ERP
3 21 (9.72%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (9.72%) SAP ECC
3 21 (9.72%) SAP HR
3 21 (9.72%) SAP hybris
3 21 (9.72%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.93%) Maximo
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.70%) PaaS
2 7 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.85%) IaaS
5 3 (1.39%) SaaS
6 2 (0.93%) Boomi
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.85%) SAN
3 2 (0.93%) FTP
3 2 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.96%) Oracle Database
2 26 (12.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (11.57%) GIS
4 11 (5.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.78%) DB2
7 6 (2.78%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.85%) OLTP
9 3 (1.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.46%) MySQL
10 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.46%) Redis
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (12.04%) Jenkins
2 25 (11.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (2.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 53 (24.54%) Finance
2 38 (17.59%) Retail
3 4 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.39%) Legal
5 2 (0.93%) Back Office
5 2 (0.93%) Law
5 2 (0.93%) Publishing
5 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.81%) HTML
2 27 (12.50%) Middleware
3 20 (9.26%) XML
4 18 (8.33%) Web Services
5 17 (7.87%) .NET
6 14 (6.48%) CSS
7 13 (6.02%) REST
8 12 (5.56%) JSF
9 11 (5.09%) Oracle ADF
10 10 (4.63%) Java EE
10 10 (4.63%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (4.17%) J2EE
11 9 (4.17%) JSON
12 8 (3.70%) SOAP
13 7 (3.24%) RESTful
13 7 (3.24%) WSDL
13 7 (3.24%) XSD
14 6 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
15 5 (2.31%) AngularJS
15 5 (2.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.06%) Data Integration
2 36 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.31%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.85%) NHS
8 4 (1.85%) User Experience
9 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.46%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.46%) DataPower
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) IVR
10 1 (0.46%) PKI
10 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.48%) Windows
2 12 (5.56%) Unix
3 6 (2.78%) Linux
4 4 (1.85%) zOS
5 2 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (100.00%) SOA
2 83 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (23.61%) Data Architecture
3 51 (23.61%) TOGAF
4 38 (17.59%) Data Modelling
4 38 (17.59%) OO
5 36 (16.67%) ETL
6 35 (16.20%) Scrum
6 35 (16.20%) UML
6 35 (16.20%) Waterfall
7 30 (13.89%) SDLC
7 30 (13.89%) TDD
8 28 (12.96%) Kanban
8 28 (12.96%) Presales
9 27 (12.50%) Data Management
10 26 (12.04%) E-Commerce
11 25 (11.57%) OOA/OOD
11 25 (11.57%) Open Source
12 24 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 24 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (43.98%) Java
2 21 (9.72%) SQL
3 17 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.24%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) Groovy
6 1 (0.46%) PHP
6 1 (0.46%) Scala
6 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (11.57%) Degree
2 11 (5.09%) OCA
2 11 (5.09%) OCP
2 11 (5.09%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Docker
1 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 67 (31.02%) Oracle
2 22 (10.19%) SAP
3 21 (9.72%) hybris
4 10 (4.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.31%) Talend
5 5 (2.31%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.31%) webMethods
5 5 (2.31%) WSO2
6 4 (1.85%) Ab Initio
6 4 (1.85%) Apiary
6 4 (1.85%) IBM
6 4 (1.85%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.39%) VMware
8 2 (0.93%) Axway
8 2 (0.93%) Citrix
8 2 (0.93%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.93%) Dell
8 2 (0.93%) ESRI
8 2 (0.93%) Fiorano
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