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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Consultant
Rank 834 894 900
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 59 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.020% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.021% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 7
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year
-35.48% -

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 8 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 1 July 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 +37 48 £55,000 -21.42% 1
London +81 47 £55,000 -15.38% 1
City of London - 45 £55,000 -
Scotland - 11 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £55,000 -
South East +8 1 - -
Dover - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 114 (100.00%) SOA
2 111 (97.37%) Oracle
3 106 (92.98%) Middleware
3 106 (92.98%) Oracle Fusion
4 95 (83.33%) Java
5 60 (52.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 56 (49.12%) Oracle Service Bus
7 54 (47.37%) Oracle Database
7 54 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 52 (45.61%) Retail
9 51 (44.74%) Banking
9 51 (44.74%) Finance
10 50 (43.86%) Web Services
11 47 (41.23%) Zachman Framework
11 47 (41.23%) TOGAF
11 47 (41.23%) Data Integration
12 36 (31.58%) Oracle ODI
12 36 (31.58%) Oracle BPM
12 36 (31.58%) UNIX
12 36 (31.58%) Linux
13 17 (14.91%) WebLogic
14 14 (12.28%) WebCenter
15 13 (11.40%) XML
15 13 (11.40%) Project Planning
15 13 (11.40%) Oracle EBS
16 11 (9.65%) J2EE
16 11 (9.65%) ERP
17 10 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
17 10 (8.77%) BPEL
18 9 (7.89%) Oracle ADF

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 60 (52.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 56 (49.12%) Oracle Service Bus
3 17 (14.91%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 36 (31.58%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (11.40%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
1 54 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 36 (31.58%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.75%) VisualAge
2 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 52 (45.61%) Retail
2 51 (44.74%) Finance
2 51 (44.74%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Law
4 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Back Office
4 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (92.98%) Middleware
1 106 (92.98%) Oracle Fusion
2 50 (43.86%) Web Services
3 14 (12.28%) WebCenter
4 13 (11.40%) XML
5 11 (9.65%) J2EE
6 9 (7.89%) Oracle ADF
6 9 (7.89%) Spring
6 9 (7.89%) XSLT
7 4 (3.51%) SOAP
8 2 (1.75%) XSD
8 2 (1.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.23%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.75%) Life Science
3 1 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.58%) UNIX
1 36 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (100.00%) SOA
2 47 (41.23%) Zachman Framework
2 47 (41.23%) TOGAF
3 13 (11.40%) Project Planning
4 11 (9.65%) ERP
5 10 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (8.77%) BPEL
6 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.51%) Release Management
8 3 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.63%) ITIL
8 3 (2.63%) E-business
9 2 (1.75%) Risk Management
9 2 (1.75%) Validation
9 2 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.75%) PLM
9 2 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.75%) Data Management
9 2 (1.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 95 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (2.63%) XQuery
2 3 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 111 (97.37%) Oracle
2 3 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (2.63%) SAP
2 3 (2.63%) JD Edwards
2 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.75%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.88%) webMethods
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