The first table below looks at the demand for the SOA Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Consultant
Rank 899 863 888
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 16 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.006% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 3
Average salary £70,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,750 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £56,250
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

SOA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SOA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOA Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Consultant within the UK.

SOA Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

SOA Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Consultant over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

SOA Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 16 £70,000 +86.66%
London -28 10 £65,000 +73.33%
Worthing - 5 £77,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £77,500 -
South East - 5 £77,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £65,000 -

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SOA
2 24 (92.31%) Oracle
3 17 (65.38%) Java
4 16 (61.54%) Middleware
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database
8 10 (38.46%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (34.62%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (30.77%) Finance
11 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (26.92%) Project Management
11 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
11 7 (26.92%) J2EE
11 7 (26.92%) UNIX
11 7 (26.92%) Linux
11 7 (26.92%) Web Services
11 7 (26.92%) System Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (23.08%) Data Integration
12 6 (23.08%) SQL
12 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (19.23%) JD Edwards
13 5 (19.23%) Oracle CRM
13 5 (19.23%) .NET
13 5 (19.23%) PHP
13 5 (19.23%) SAP
13 5 (19.23%) CRM

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (19.23%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Middleware
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) WSDL
7 1 (3.85%) Java EE
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
2 6 (23.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) UNIX
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) System Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) JD Edwards
2 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) InterSystems