The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
London / Croydon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.21% - 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% - 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 224 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 85.79% 89.96% 78.11%
Number of salaries quoted 119 206 142
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

SOA
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for SOA in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (70.00%) UML
1 7 (70.00%) VoIP
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (70.00%) REST
1 7 (70.00%) User Stories
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (70.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 2 (20.00%) IT Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) BPM Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
1 7 (70.00%) UML
1 7 (70.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) BPEL
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle