The median annual salary for an SOA Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 806 829
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 47 99 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 117
Median salary £85,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA Architect in England

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SOA Architect in England

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA Architect in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA Architect in England

SOA Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 35 £85,000 +6.25% 3
South East +52 11 £67,500 +8.00%
East of England -5 1 - -
SOA Architect
UK

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring SOA Architect in the job title.

1 98 (100.00%) SOA
2 61 (62.24%) Java
3 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (37.76%) Scrum
5 32 (32.65%) UML
5 32 (32.65%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (30.61%) .NET
7 25 (25.51%) HTML
7 25 (25.51%) OO
8 24 (24.49%) TDD
8 24 (24.49%) Open Source
9 23 (23.47%) Jenkins
9 23 (23.47%) TOGAF
9 23 (23.47%) Workflow
9 23 (23.47%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (22.45%) Kanban
10 22 (22.45%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (22.45%) Waterfall
11 21 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (19.39%) Big Data
13 17 (17.35%) C#
14 16 (16.33%) Oracle
14 16 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 15 (15.31%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (15.31%) Apache Spark
15 15 (15.31%) Python
15 15 (15.31%) MySQL
15 15 (15.31%) Data Modelling
16 14 (14.29%) Web Services
16 14 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

SOA Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 16 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (15.31%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.02%) Apache
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.02%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) SAP ECC
1 6 (6.12%) SAP ERP
1 6 (6.12%) SAP HR
1 6 (6.12%) SAP Hybris
1 6 (6.12%) SAP MDM
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.24%) SaaS
3 9 (9.18%) PaaS
4 7 (7.14%) IaaS
5 6 (6.12%) Office 365
6 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.02%) GitHub
7 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.02%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) Big Data
2 15 (15.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (15.31%) MySQL
3 14 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
5 11 (11.22%) RDBMS
6 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.02%) OLAP
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.06%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.06%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.02%) Babel
4 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) Gradle
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Maven
4 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.02%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.02%) webpack
General
1 13 (13.27%) Retail
2 6 (6.12%) Finance
3 1 (1.02%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.61%) .NET
2 25 (25.51%) HTML
3 14 (14.29%) Web Services
4 13 (13.27%) XML
5 12 (12.24%) J2EE
5 12 (12.24%) Kafka
5 12 (12.24%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (10.20%) Middleware
7 8 (8.16%) Java EE
8 7 (7.14%) SOAP
9 6 (6.12%) REST
10 4 (4.08%) Spring
10 4 (4.08%) XSLT
11 3 (3.06%) HTML5
11 3 (3.06%) J2SE
11 3 (3.06%) Java SE
11 3 (3.06%) JMS
11 3 (3.06%) JPA
11 3 (3.06%) Spring Boot
11 3 (3.06%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.65%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.08%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.08%) Internet of Things
3 3 (3.06%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.02%) DataPower
4 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Android
2 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (37.76%) Scrum
4 32 (32.65%) UML
5 25 (25.51%) OO
6 24 (24.49%) Open Source
6 24 (24.49%) TDD
7 23 (23.47%) OOA/OOD
7 23 (23.47%) TOGAF
7 23 (23.47%) Workflow
8 22 (22.45%) Kanban
8 22 (22.45%) Waterfall
9 15 (15.31%) Data Modelling
10 14 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (13.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (12.24%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (11.22%) ERP
14 8 (8.16%) IT Strategy
14 8 (8.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 61 (62.24%) Java
2 17 (17.35%) C#
3 15 (15.31%) Python
4 12 (12.24%) Ruby
5 7 (7.14%) SQL
6 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.02%) ES6
8 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.02%) Scala
8 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) MCP
2 1 (1.02%) MCSD
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Docker
2 6 (6.12%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Oracle
2 11 (11.22%) TIBCO
3 10 (10.20%) IBM
4 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.16%) SAP
6 6 (6.12%) hybris
6 6 (6.12%) VMware
7 5 (5.10%) MuleSoft
8 4 (4.08%) webMethods
9 3 (3.06%) BEA
10 2 (2.04%) Informatica
10 2 (2.04%) Teradata
11 1 (1.02%) CA
11 1 (1.02%) Callidus
11 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
11 1 (1.02%) Google
11 1 (1.02%) Guidewire
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