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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Designer
Rank 896 951 977
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Designer 22 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 12
Median salary £62,000 £51,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.38% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £48,800 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £51,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+20.38% +21.89%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOA Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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 - 22 £62,000 -
Norfolk - 9 £62,500 -
Norwich - 9 £62,500 -
East of England - 9 £62,500 -
Leeds - 8 £62,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £62,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £62,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £58,350 -
South East - 5 £58,350 -
Bradford - 5 £62,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £58,350 -
Reading - 2 £62,500 -

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, SOA Designer 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 Designer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 20 (66.67%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) Software Delivery
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle
6 9 (30.00%) XML
6 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (30.00%) Scrum
6 9 (30.00%) QA
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (26.67%) XSD
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
7 8 (26.67%) ArchiMate
8 7 (23.33%) webMethods
9 6 (20.00%) J2EE
10 5 (16.67%) JBoss
10 5 (16.67%) Spring
10 5 (16.67%) Apache CXF
10 5 (16.67%) Apache Camel
11 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (13.33%) Retail
11 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
11 4 (13.33%) TIBCO
12 3 (10.00%) Legal
12 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

SOA Designer 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 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (16.67%) JBoss
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
1 3 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (10.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) XSD
3 6 (20.00%) J2EE
4 5 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 5 (16.67%) Apache CXF
4 5 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) JMS
5 3 (10.00%) Middleware
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
5 3 (10.00%) WSDL
6 1 (3.33%) Java EE
6 1 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Software Delivery
4 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) ArchiMate
5 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (3.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) webMethods
3 4 (13.33%) TIBCO
4 3 (10.00%) Talend