The median annual salary for an SOA Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SOA Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 248 252
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 13 14 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.22% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 66
Median salary £85,000 £85,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year +3.84% -5.45%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SOA Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured SOA Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SOA Architect in the City of London

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for SOA Architect in the City of London

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, SOA Architect 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 across the City of London region featuring SOA Architect in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) UML
1 22 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 22 (100.00%) OO
1 22 (100.00%) SOA
1 22 (100.00%) Workflow
1 22 (100.00%) Scrum
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
1 22 (100.00%) Kanban
1 22 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 22 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 22 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 22 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy

SOA Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 22 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Kanban
1 22 (100.00%) OO
1 22 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 22 (100.00%) Scrum
1 22 (100.00%) SOA
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
1 22 (100.00%) UML
1 22 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 22 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£80,000
Posted: 4 days ago