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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Developer
Rank 876 854 872
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 17 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.023% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 17
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -30.34%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +11.11%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

SOA Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
England -32 16 £52,500 +3.96% 1
London -10 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £44,750 -
Leeds - 6 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
City of London -3 3 £57,500 +13.86% 1
Sheffield - 2 £34,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £34,500 -

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (52.63%) BPEL
3 10 (52.63%) Middleware
3 10 (52.63%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) UNIX
4 9 (47.37%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Solaris
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
6 7 (36.84%) Apache
6 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 7 (36.84%) WebLogic Portal
6 7 (36.84%) HTTP
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (10.53%) Java ME
10 2 (10.53%) Java SE

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 10 (52.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
3 7 (36.84%) Apache
3 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
3 7 (36.84%) WebLogic Portal
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
1 10 (52.63%) XML
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) Java ME
4 2 (10.53%) Java SE
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) J2ME
4 2 (10.53%) J2SE
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) WSDL
5 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
5 1 (5.26%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) SOA
2 10 (52.63%) BPEL
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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