The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
London / City of London
Rank 100 123 117
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 131 160 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.62% 2.25% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.50% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 117 155 208
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £80,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4529 6410 8998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.47% 90.32% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 5709 7578
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in the City of London

SOA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for SOA in the City of London

SOA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in the City of London

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SOA.

1 134 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (47.22%) Java
3 104 (41.27%) Web Services
4 98 (38.89%) .NET
5 85 (33.73%) SQL
6 79 (31.35%) JavaScript
7 73 (28.97%) TDD
8 71 (28.17%) C#
9 64 (25.40%) HTML
10 60 (23.81%) Finance
10 60 (23.81%) Scrum
11 59 (23.41%) SQL Server
12 58 (23.02%) Microservices
13 51 (20.24%) CSS
14 49 (19.44%) OO
15 48 (19.05%) XML
16 46 (18.25%) REST
16 46 (18.25%) Jenkins
16 46 (18.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 44 (17.46%) Waterfall
17 44 (17.46%) MVC
18 43 (17.06%) RESTful
19 42 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
20 40 (15.87%) NoSQL
21 39 (15.48%) WCF
21 39 (15.48%) WPF
21 39 (15.48%) TOGAF
22 38 (15.08%) jQuery
23 37 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (14.68%) UML

SOA
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (5.56%) CMS
5 12 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.78%) JBoss
6 7 (2.78%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.38%) Confluence
8 5 (1.98%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.59%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.59%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.59%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.19%) Apache
11 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.79%) IIS
11 2 (0.79%) Jetty
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.19%) RMDS
2 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (10.32%) SaaS
4 23 (9.13%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (5.16%) Office 365
6 10 (3.97%) PaaS
7 8 (3.17%) Force.com
8 7 (2.78%) IaaS
9 6 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (1.19%) Heroku
10 3 (1.19%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.79%) Boomi
11 2 (0.79%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.54%) FTP
2 17 (6.75%) HTTP
3 13 (5.16%) Internet
4 10 (3.97%) AMQP
5 8 (3.17%) DNS
6 5 (1.98%) Intranet
7 4 (1.59%) SSL
7 4 (1.59%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.19%) Firewall
9 1 (0.40%) DMZ
9 1 (0.40%) SMPP
9 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (23.41%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.87%) NoSQL
3 28 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 18 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (5.16%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.16%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.97%) MySQL
9 9 (3.57%) CouchDB
9 9 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.98%) Big Data
11 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 46 (18.25%) Jenkins
2 29 (11.51%) Maven
2 29 (11.51%) Visual Studio
3 24 (9.52%) Ant
3 24 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 20 (7.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (5.16%) Subversion
6 9 (3.57%) JIRA
6 9 (3.57%) JUnit
6 9 (3.57%) Selenium
7 8 (3.17%) FitNesse
8 6 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.38%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.98%) Gradle
9 5 (1.98%) NUnit
9 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.59%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.59%) Gatling
10 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (23.81%) Finance
2 13 (5.16%) Banking
3 10 (3.97%) Retail
4 7 (2.78%) Front Office
5 6 (2.38%) Advertising
6 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.79%) Back Office
7 2 (0.79%) Law
7 2 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.40%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (52.38%) Developer
2 88 (34.92%) Architect
3 51 (20.24%) .NET Developer
4 48 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 48 (19.05%) Technical Architect
5 41 (16.27%) Java Developer
6 35 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
7 33 (13.10%) C# Developer
8 28 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (10.71%) Lead Developer
10 24 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (7.94%) SOA Architect
11 20 (7.94%) UML Architect
12 18 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
13 17 (6.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 17 (6.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (4.76%) Technical Leader
15 11 (4.37%) Integration Architect
15 11 (4.37%) Java Architect
15 11 (4.37%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (41.27%) Web Services
2 98 (38.89%) .NET
3 64 (25.40%) HTML
4 51 (20.24%) CSS
5 48 (19.05%) XML
6 46 (18.25%) REST
7 43 (17.06%) RESTful
8 39 (15.48%) WCF
8 39 (15.48%) WPF
9 38 (15.08%) jQuery
10 35 (13.89%) JMS
11 34 (13.49%) AngularJS
11 34 (13.49%) ASP.NET
12 24 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (9.13%) JSON
14 20 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (7.54%) HTML5
16 17 (6.75%) .NET Framework
16 17 (6.75%) SOAP
17 15 (5.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (11.51%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 20 (7.94%) Client/Server
5 17 (6.75%) N-Tier
6 12 (4.76%) Fintech
6 12 (4.76%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.97%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.38%) PlayStation
8 6 (2.38%) Streaming Video
8 6 (2.38%) Xbox
9 5 (1.98%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.59%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.59%) Equities
10 4 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.59%) IVR
10 4 (1.59%) Linked Data
10 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.59%) User Experience
11 3 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.13%) Windows
2 18 (7.14%) Linux
3 7 (2.78%) Unix
4 6 (2.38%) Android
4 6 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.38%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.97%) TDD
3 60 (23.81%) Scrum
4 58 (23.02%) Microservices
5 49 (19.44%) OO
6 44 (17.46%) MVC
6 44 (17.46%) Waterfall
7 39 (15.48%) TOGAF
8 37 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (14.68%) UML
9 30 (11.90%) Kanban
10 27 (10.71%) BDD
11 26 (10.32%) Open Source
12 25 (9.92%) OOA/OOD
13 24 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
14 23 (9.13%) MVVM
15 21 (8.33%) SDLC
16 20 (7.94%) Multithreading
16 20 (7.94%) SOLID
16 20 (7.94%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 119 (47.22%) Java
2 85 (33.73%) SQL
3 79 (31.35%) JavaScript
4 71 (28.17%) C#
5 24 (9.52%) VBA
6 22 (8.73%) T-SQL
7 19 (7.54%) Python
8 12 (4.76%) Go
9 8 (3.17%) Apex Code
10 7 (2.78%) C
10 7 (2.78%) PHP
11 6 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.98%) Ruby
12 5 (1.98%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.19%) SOQL
13 3 (1.19%) SOSL
13 3 (1.19%) XPath
14 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.79%) OCP
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (9.13%) Docker
2 5 (1.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.97%) MOM
2 8 (3.17%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.59%) Marathon
3 4 (1.59%) Mesos
4 3 (1.19%) Puppet
5 2 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.33%) Oracle
3 13 (5.16%) IBM
4 11 (4.37%) Solace
5 8 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.17%) Sybase
5 8 (3.17%) Tableau
6 5 (1.98%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.59%) Informatica
8 3 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.79%) Dell
9 2 (0.79%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.79%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.79%) webMethods
10 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.40%) EMC
10 1 (0.40%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (0.40%) SAP
10 1 (0.40%) Zend
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