The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Consultant
Rank 789 909 875
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 83 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.013% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 81 15 6
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £68,750 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

SOA Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Consultant
Top 5 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 6 May 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
(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
London +96 80 £55,000 -15.38% 2
England +87 80 £55,000 -15.38% 2
City of London - 74 £55,000 - 2
Scotland - 3 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 -

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 94 (100.00%) Oracle
1 94 (100.00%) SOA
2 88 (93.62%) Middleware
2 88 (93.62%) Oracle Fusion
3 77 (81.91%) Java
4 47 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 43 (45.74%) Retail
5 43 (45.74%) Oracle Service Bus
6 42 (44.68%) Oracle Database
6 42 (44.68%) Banking
6 42 (44.68%) Finance
7 41 (43.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 40 (42.55%) Data Integration
8 40 (42.55%) Zachman Framework
8 40 (42.55%) TOGAF
9 37 (39.36%) Web Services
10 34 (36.17%) UNIX
10 34 (36.17%) Linux
10 34 (36.17%) Oracle ODI
10 34 (36.17%) Oracle BPM
11 8 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (6.38%) ERP
12 6 (6.38%) XML
12 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
13 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
13 3 (3.19%) WebCenter
13 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
13 3 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (3.19%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (3.19%) SAP

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 47 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 43 (45.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.06%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.68%) Oracle Database
2 41 (43.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 34 (36.17%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.13%) Ant
2 2 (2.13%) Subversion
2 2 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 43 (45.74%) Retail
2 42 (44.68%) Banking
2 42 (44.68%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Law
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (93.62%) Middleware
1 88 (93.62%) Oracle Fusion
2 37 (39.36%) Web Services
3 6 (6.38%) XML
4 3 (3.19%) SOAP
4 3 (3.19%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (2.13%) Spring
5 2 (2.13%) J2EE
5 2 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (42.55%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.13%) Life Science
3 1 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.17%) UNIX
1 34 (36.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) SOA
2 40 (42.55%) Zachman Framework
2 40 (42.55%) TOGAF
3 6 (6.38%) ERP
4 3 (3.19%) B2B
4 3 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (3.19%) BPEL
4 3 (3.19%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (3.19%) ITIL
4 3 (3.19%) E-business
5 2 (2.13%) Validation
5 2 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.13%) PLM
5 2 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.13%) Integration Testing
5 2 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (2.13%) Information Management
5 2 (2.13%) Logistics
5 2 (2.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 77 (81.91%) Java
2 3 (3.19%) XQuery
2 3 (3.19%) XPath
3 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.19%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (3.19%) SAP
2 3 (3.19%) JD Edwards
2 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.13%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.06%) EMC
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