The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Architect
Rank 839 856 839
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 42 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.036% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 29
Average salary £72,500 £85,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £90,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 February 2015 within the UK.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 41 £72,500 -14.70% 1
London +16 22 £72,500 -19.44% 1
City of London +9 19 £72,500 -19.44% 1
South East -3 19 £70,000 -
Hampshire - 18 £70,000 -
Southampton - 16 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Oxford - 1 £70,000 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SOA Architect in their job title.

1 84 (100.00%) SOA
2 71 (84.52%) Oracle
3 57 (67.86%) Middleware
4 48 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 47 (55.95%) Oracle Fusion
5 47 (55.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 39 (46.43%) Java
7 37 (44.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 36 (42.86%) Web Services
9 34 (40.48%) UNIX
9 34 (40.48%) Linux
10 33 (39.29%) Oracle ODI
10 33 (39.29%) Oracle BPM
10 33 (39.29%) Oracle Service Bus
11 19 (22.62%) Retail
12 18 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
13 17 (20.24%) B2B
14 12 (14.29%) WebSphere
15 10 (11.90%) Banking
16 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (9.52%) TIBCO
17 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
17 7 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
17 7 (8.33%) Finance
17 7 (8.33%) ERP
17 7 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
17 7 (8.33%) TOGAF
18 6 (7.14%) Data Integration
18 6 (7.14%) XML
19 5 (5.95%) Ant

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SOA Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (44.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (39.29%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
1 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (39.29%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 47 (55.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 33 (39.29%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Ant
1 5 (5.95%) Subversion
1 5 (5.95%) Maven
2 3 (3.57%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.19%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.19%) PVCS
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.19%) JDeveloper
General
1 19 (22.62%) Retail
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 7 (8.33%) Finance
4 3 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (67.86%) Middleware
2 47 (55.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 36 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (7.14%) XML
5 4 (4.76%) XSD
5 4 (4.76%) WSDL
6 3 (3.57%) XSLT
6 3 (3.57%) REST
7 2 (2.38%) J2EE
7 2 (2.38%) XML Schema
7 2 (2.38%) SOAP
8 1 (1.19%) Struts
8 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.19%) Spring
8 1 (1.19%) Java EE
8 1 (1.19%) JSON
8 1 (1.19%) CSS
8 1 (1.19%) HTML
8 1 (1.19%) .NET
8 1 (1.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.38%) W3C
3 1 (1.19%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.19%) Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) UNIX
1 34 (40.48%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) AIX
2 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) SOA
2 17 (20.24%) B2B
3 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 7 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.33%) ERP
5 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
5 5 (5.95%) UML
5 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Use Case
7 3 (3.57%) E-business
7 3 (3.57%) Time Management
7 3 (3.57%) BPEL
8 2 (2.38%) Unified Process
8 2 (2.38%) RUP
8 2 (2.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 71 (84.52%) Oracle
2 8 (9.52%) TIBCO
3 5 (5.95%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.38%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.38%) webMethods
5 2 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Siebel
6 1 (1.19%) Sun
6 1 (1.19%) BEA
6 1 (1.19%) Retek
6 1 (1.19%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.19%) BroadVision
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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