The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Developer
Rank 886 860 904
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 62 82 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.077% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.080% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 55 75 41
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £64,500 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOA Developer
Salary Trend

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

SOA Developer Salary Trend in the UK

SOA Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Developer over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

SOA Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Developer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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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 +9 62 £52,500 +5.00% 10
London +5 32 £55,000 - 4
North West +26 20 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Manchester - 11 £50,000 - 1
Liverpool -4 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Merseyside -11 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
City of London +56 6 £95,000 +90.00%
South East -3 6 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Oxfordshire -3 5 - -
East of England +3 2 £92,500 +37.03% 1
Yorkshire +18 1 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 1 £95,000 +40.74%
Essex - 1 £90,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £42,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £42,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 150 (100.00%) SOA
2 111 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (40.00%) XML
4 55 (36.67%) Oracle
5 51 (34.00%) Git (software)
6 50 (33.33%) TDD
6 50 (33.33%) Finance
7 49 (32.67%) Java
8 45 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 40 (26.67%) Middleware
10 39 (26.00%) Microservices
11 38 (25.33%) Scrum
12 37 (24.67%) Web Services
13 36 (24.00%) SOAP
14 34 (22.67%) Linux
14 34 (22.67%) OO
15 33 (22.00%) Unix
15 33 (22.00%) Oracle Database
16 32 (21.33%) JavaScript
17 31 (20.67%) MVC
17 31 (20.67%) RESTful
18 29 (19.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 28 (18.67%) Software Engineering
19 28 (18.67%) HTML
20 26 (17.33%) Maven
20 26 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
21 25 (16.67%) JSON
21 25 (16.67%) SQL
21 25 (16.67%) CSS
22 24 (16.00%) WebLogic

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 29 (19.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (16.00%) WebLogic
4 17 (11.33%) Apache
5 15 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (8.00%) Mule
7 10 (6.67%) Tomcat
8 8 (5.33%) JBoss
9 6 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (3.33%) Node.js
11 2 (1.33%) Confluence
12 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.67%) CMS
12 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.67%) Liferay
12 1 (0.67%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.67%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (8.00%) SaaS
2 11 (7.33%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (7.33%) Amazon S3
2 11 (7.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (7.33%) PaaS
3 5 (3.33%) GitHub
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) FTP
2 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (11.33%) Oracle ODI
4 12 (8.00%) Hazelcast
4 12 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (7.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (7.33%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.33%) MySQL
7 2 (1.33%) Big Data
7 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (17.33%) Maven
3 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
4 19 (12.67%) Hudson
4 19 (12.67%) Subversion
5 13 (8.67%) JIRA
6 11 (7.33%) git-flow
7 9 (6.00%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (4.67%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.33%) JUnit
10 3 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.33%) Ant
11 2 (1.33%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.67%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.67%) Mockito
12 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.67%) XMLUnit
General
1 50 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (3.33%) Legal
3 3 (2.00%) Back Office
3 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.33%) Front Office
4 2 (1.33%) Games
4 2 (1.33%) Law
4 2 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (40.00%) XML
2 40 (26.67%) Middleware
3 37 (24.67%) Web Services
4 36 (24.00%) SOAP
5 31 (20.67%) RESTful
6 28 (18.67%) HTML
7 25 (16.67%) CSS
7 25 (16.67%) JSON
8 22 (14.67%) LAMP
8 22 (14.67%) Symfony
9 19 (12.67%) JMS
9 19 (12.67%) Silex
10 17 (11.33%) .NET
10 17 (11.33%) REST
11 16 (10.67%) Oracle Fusion
12 14 (9.33%) Java EE
13 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET
13 13 (8.67%) XSLT
14 12 (8.00%) Apache Camel
14 12 (8.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.67%) Fintech
2 20 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.33%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.33%) Data Integration
5 7 (4.67%) Derivative
6 4 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.33%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.33%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.67%) iPhone
9 1 (0.67%) Online Games
9 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.67%) Linux
2 33 (22.00%) Unix
3 8 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (1.33%) Android
5 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (100.00%) SOA
2 111 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (33.33%) TDD
4 39 (26.00%) Microservices
5 38 (25.33%) Scrum
6 34 (22.67%) OO
7 31 (20.67%) MVC
8 28 (18.67%) Software Engineering
9 26 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (14.00%) DevOps
11 20 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 20 (13.33%) SDLC
12 14 (9.33%) Open Source
13 13 (8.67%) Kanban
14 12 (8.00%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.00%) Web Development
15 11 (7.33%) BDD
15 11 (7.33%) Data Transformation
15 11 (7.33%) Physical Data Model
15 11 (7.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.67%) Java
2 32 (21.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (16.67%) SQL
4 22 (14.67%) PHP
5 17 (11.33%) C#
6 16 (10.67%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.67%) C
8 9 (6.00%) Python
9 7 (4.67%) C++
9 7 (4.67%) Jython
10 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.67%) Korn
11 3 (2.00%) Ruby
12 2 (1.33%) Perl
12 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.33%) XQuery
13 1 (0.67%) Scala
13 1 (0.67%) sed
13 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (0.67%) Degree
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.67%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 55 (36.67%) Oracle
2 22 (14.67%) Zend
3 16 (10.67%) webMethods
4 12 (8.00%) MuleSoft
5 11 (7.33%) Google
5 11 (7.33%) WSO2
6 6 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.33%) Twitter
8 4 (2.67%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.00%) SAP
9 3 (2.00%) Talend
10 2 (1.33%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.33%) Kofax
10 2 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.67%) DevExpress
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