The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Designer
Rank 870 910 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Designer 22 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.004% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £51,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 - -

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SOA Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SOA Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOA Designer
Salary Trend

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

SOA Designer Salary Trend in the UK

SOA Designer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
Glasgow - 22 £51,500 -
Scotland - 22 £51,500 -

SOA Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
1 24 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
1 24 (100.00%) Middleware
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle Database
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (62.50%) Java
3 15 (62.50%) XML
4 13 (54.17%) Web Services
4 13 (54.17%) WebCenter
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Java EE
5 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 9 (37.50%) Physics
5 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 9 (37.50%) XSLT
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) J2EE
5 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
5 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 9 (37.50%) SDLC
5 9 (37.50%) jQuery

SOA Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) Middleware
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (62.50%) XML
3 13 (54.17%) WebCenter
3 13 (54.17%) Web Services
4 9 (37.50%) XSLT
4 9 (37.50%) J2EE
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
4 9 (37.50%) Java EE
4 9 (37.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 9 (37.50%) Physics
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 9 (37.50%) SDLC
3 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (25.00%) Line Management
4 6 (25.00%) BPEL
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (25.00%) ERP
4 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle