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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Architect
Rank 791 837 843
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 121 138 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 129 130
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +61 121 £72,500 -1.69% 6
London +26 61 £75,000 - 4
South East +61 30 £65,000 -16.12% 1
Berkshire +26 13 £70,000 -
City of London +41 12 £80,000 +10.34% 2
Westminster - 12 £80,000 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £65,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 6 - -
East of England +9 5 £66,250 -6.02%
East Sussex - 4 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +30 3 £90,000 +44.00%
West Sussex +22 3 £60,000 -22.58%
Cambridgeshire +12 3 - -
South West - 3 £70,000 -
Somerset - 3 £70,000 -
Peterborough - 3 - -
Bath - 3 £70,000 -
Sheffield +15 2 - -
Hertfordshire +10 2 £66,250 -5.35%
South Yorkshire +8 2 - -
North West +7 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £65,000 -
Bolton - 2 - -
Leeds +39 1 £90,000 +44.00%
Surrey +30 1 £52,500 -32.25% 1
West Yorkshire +26 1 £90,000 +44.00%

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 224 (100.00%) SOA
2 108 (48.21%) Java
3 98 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (32.59%) Oracle
5 54 (24.11%) TOGAF
5 54 (24.11%) Finance
6 48 (21.43%) Data Architecture
7 43 (19.20%) UML
8 41 (18.30%) OO
9 40 (17.86%) Retail
10 39 (17.41%) Data Integration
10 39 (17.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 38 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (16.96%) Scrum
12 36 (16.07%) Waterfall
13 35 (15.63%) Data Modelling
14 33 (14.73%) ETL
15 32 (14.29%) Oracle Database
16 31 (13.84%) TDD
17 30 (13.39%) HTML
17 30 (13.39%) Middleware
18 29 (12.95%) Data Management
19 28 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
20 27 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
20 27 (12.05%) Presales
21 26 (11.61%) Kanban
22 25 (11.16%) .NET
22 25 (11.16%) OOA/OOD
22 25 (11.16%) Jenkins
23 24 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy

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 39 (17.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (5.80%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.91%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 9 (4.02%) CMS
5 8 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.79%) SAS
6 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.34%) JBoss
8 2 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.89%) Drupal
8 2 (0.89%) Mule
8 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (10.71%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (10.27%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (6.25%) SAP ECC
3 14 (6.25%) SAP ERP
3 14 (6.25%) SAP HR
3 14 (6.25%) SAP hybris
3 14 (6.25%) SAP MDM
4 4 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.45%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.23%) PaaS
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.89%) Boomi
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.23%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 27 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (9.38%) GIS
4 11 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.02%) OLTP
7 6 (2.68%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.23%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.23%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.79%) DB2
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.34%) Big Data
11 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (11.16%) Jenkins
2 24 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (24.11%) Finance
2 40 (17.86%) Retail
3 4 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.34%) Publishing
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
5 2 (0.89%) Law
5 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.39%) HTML
1 30 (13.39%) Middleware
2 25 (11.16%) .NET
3 24 (10.71%) XML
4 22 (9.82%) Web Services
5 17 (7.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 17 (7.59%) REST
6 16 (7.14%) CSS
7 14 (6.25%) SOAP
8 12 (5.36%) J2EE
8 12 (5.36%) Java EE
8 12 (5.36%) JSF
8 12 (5.36%) WSDL
8 12 (5.36%) XSD
9 11 (4.91%) Oracle ADF
10 9 (4.02%) Natural Language Processing
10 9 (4.02%) WS-I
11 8 (3.57%) JSON
11 8 (3.57%) RESTful
12 6 (2.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.41%) Data Integration
2 38 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.02%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.79%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.79%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.79%) NHS
7 4 (1.79%) User Experience
8 2 (0.89%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.80%) Windows
2 11 (4.91%) Unix
3 4 (1.79%) Linux
3 4 (1.79%) zOS
4 2 (0.89%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (100.00%) SOA
2 98 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (24.11%) TOGAF
4 48 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 43 (19.20%) UML
6 41 (18.30%) OO
7 38 (16.96%) Scrum
8 36 (16.07%) Waterfall
9 35 (15.63%) Data Modelling
10 33 (14.73%) ETL
11 31 (13.84%) TDD
12 29 (12.95%) Data Management
13 28 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
14 27 (12.05%) Presales
15 26 (11.61%) Kanban
16 25 (11.16%) OOA/OOD
17 24 (10.71%) SDLC
18 22 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (8.93%) Master Data Management
19 20 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.21%) Java
2 20 (8.93%) SQL
3 17 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.70%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (0.89%) PHP
7 1 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.45%) C++
7 1 (0.45%) Groovy
7 1 (0.45%) PL/1
7 1 (0.45%) Python
7 1 (0.45%) Scala
7 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.82%) Degree
2 11 (4.91%) OCA
2 11 (4.91%) OCP
2 11 (4.91%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) MOM
2 2 (0.89%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 73 (32.59%) Oracle
2 14 (6.25%) hybris
2 14 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.25%) SAP
3 8 (3.57%) IBM
4 6 (2.68%) Ab Initio
5 5 (2.23%) Talend
5 5 (2.23%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.23%) webMethods
5 5 (2.23%) WSO2
6 4 (1.79%) Apiary
6 4 (1.79%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.34%) Apigee
7 3 (1.34%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.34%) VMware
8 2 (0.89%) Axway
8 2 (0.89%) Dell
8 2 (0.89%) Fiorano
8 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) Pega
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