The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SOA Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Consultant
Rank 921 897 958
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 11 81 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.076% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 7 77 31
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -32.25%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SOA Consultant in the job title.

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

SOA Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Consultant
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -14 8 £66,250 +20.45%
London -33 5 £70,000 +27.27%
City of London +13 3 - -
South East +35 2 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £62,500 -
South West +23 1 - -
Somerset -7 1 - -
Bath -7 1 - -

SOA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, SOA Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
3 11 (78.57%) Middleware
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (21.43%) WebCenter
6 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) JBoss
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) Presales
7 2 (14.29%) webMethods
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (14.29%) OCP
7 2 (14.29%) OCA
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) XML

SOA Consultant 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 9 (64.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Mule
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (21.43%) WebCenter
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) JSF
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) BPEL
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) OCA
1 2 (14.29%) OCP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 2 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (7.14%) VMware