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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 846 784 920
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +136
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 86 163 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.16% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 71 149 70
Median salary £77,500 £62,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,200 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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 24 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 24 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 -24 85 £77,500 +24.00% 10
London -32 50 £80,000 +33.33% 3
City of London -10 19 £85,000 +54.54% 2
South East +22 12 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Westminster - 9 £85,000 -
East of England +31 6 £75,000 +5.26% 2
East Midlands - 6 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 - - 1
Northampton - 6 - - 1
North West +20 5 £67,500 +0.74% 1
Berkshire +10 5 £75,000 +7.14%
Manchester +2 5 £67,500 - 1
Stockport - 5 £67,500 - 1
Salford - 4 - -
Bolton - 4 - -
South West +8 3 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Surrey +6 3 £52,500 -30.00%
Bedfordshire +4 3 £75,000 +5.26%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Guildford -6 2 £52,500 -30.00%
High Wycombe - 2 £62,500 -
Norwich - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £65,000 - 1
Weymouth - 2 £67,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
Dorset - 2 £67,500 - 1
Norfolk - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £76,250 -
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 1
Wiltshire +3 1 - -

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 164 (100.00%) SOA
2 87 (53.05%) Java
3 58 (35.37%) Oracle
4 49 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (26.22%) UML
6 42 (25.61%) Middleware
7 38 (23.17%) Retail
8 35 (21.34%) Finance
8 35 (21.34%) J2EE
8 35 (21.34%) TOGAF
9 32 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
10 31 (18.90%) OO
11 30 (18.29%) Oracle Fusion
12 27 (16.46%) E-Commerce
12 27 (16.46%) HTML
12 27 (16.46%) .NET
13 26 (15.85%) OOA/OOD
14 25 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (14.63%) Oracle EBS
16 23 (14.02%) XML
17 22 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 22 (13.41%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (12.80%) Scrum
18 21 (12.80%) Waterfall
19 20 (12.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 20 (12.20%) WebSphere
19 20 (12.20%) Java EE
20 19 (11.59%) Workflow
20 19 (11.59%) XSD
21 18 (10.98%) Data Modelling

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 (12.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 20 (12.20%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.71%) JBoss
2 11 (6.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.05%) CMS
4 3 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.22%) CICS
5 2 (1.22%) MTS
5 2 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.61%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (14.63%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.93%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.61%) Primavera
4 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.10%) PaaS
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.44%) IaaS
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle CX
3 4 (2.44%) SaaS
3 4 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
2 10 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.88%) OLTP
4 7 (4.27%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.66%) Big Data
5 6 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.22%) DB2
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.61%) MySQL
7 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Jenkins
1 14 (8.54%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (23.17%) Retail
2 35 (21.34%) Finance
3 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.88%) Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Games
6 2 (1.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.61%) Middleware
2 35 (21.34%) J2EE
3 30 (18.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 27 (16.46%) .NET
4 27 (16.46%) HTML
5 23 (14.02%) XML
6 20 (12.20%) Java EE
7 19 (11.59%) XSD
8 14 (8.54%) SOAP
9 11 (6.71%) Web Services
10 10 (6.10%) REST
11 9 (5.49%) CSS
12 8 (4.88%) WSDL
12 8 (4.88%) WS-I
13 7 (4.27%) JDBC
13 7 (4.27%) XSLT
14 6 (3.66%) jQuery
15 5 (3.05%) Apache Camel
15 5 (3.05%) RESTful
15 5 (3.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.41%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.05%) Streaming Video
5 5 (3.05%) Xbox
6 4 (2.44%) PlayStation
7 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) DataPower
9 1 (0.61%) EPoS
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.27%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Android
3 5 (3.05%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.05%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.22%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (100.00%) SOA
2 49 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (26.22%) UML
4 35 (21.34%) TOGAF
5 32 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 31 (18.90%) OO
7 27 (16.46%) E-Commerce
8 26 (15.85%) OOA/OOD
9 25 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (12.80%) Scrum
11 21 (12.80%) Waterfall
12 19 (11.59%) Workflow
13 18 (10.98%) Data Modelling
14 16 (9.76%) Presales
14 16 (9.76%) TDD
14 16 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
15 15 (9.15%) Kanban
16 14 (8.54%) Information Architecture
17 13 (7.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 87 (53.05%) Java
2 14 (8.54%) SQL
3 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.10%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.66%) PHP
5 6 (3.66%) Python
6 5 (3.05%) C#
7 4 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.22%) COBOL
8 2 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Groovy
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (4.88%) Degree
1 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 8 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) CloudHub
1 1 (0.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 58 (35.37%) Oracle
2 13 (7.93%) TIBCO
3 8 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.88%) webMethods
4 5 (3.05%) IBM
5 1 (0.61%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.61%) ATG
5 1 (0.61%) Avaya
5 1 (0.61%) Genesys
5 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.61%) SAP
5 1 (0.61%) Sencha
5 1 (0.61%) Siebel
5 1 (0.61%) VMware
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