Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SOA Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

SOA Architect
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 802 735 784
Rank change year-on-year -67 +49 -63
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 42 116 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 39 118 131
London median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £77,500 £64,100 £57,500
90th Percentile £97,750 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -3.45% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SOA Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SOA Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SOA Architect in London

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SOA Architect in London

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA Architect in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA Architect in London

SOA Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -7 15 £85,000 +6.25% 4
SOA Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region featuring SOA Architect in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SOA
2 34 (80.95%) Java
3 27 (64.29%) .NET
4 22 (52.38%) OO
5 19 (45.24%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (42.86%) UML
7 16 (38.10%) Workflow
8 14 (33.33%) TDD
8 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 13 (30.95%) HTML
9 13 (30.95%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (30.95%) Scrum
9 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
9 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
9 13 (30.95%) Kanban
9 13 (30.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (28.57%) Microservices
10 12 (28.57%) SDLC
11 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (21.43%) OOD
13 9 (21.43%) Service Design
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.67%) SQL
14 7 (16.67%) Oracle
14 7 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
15 6 (14.29%) J2EE
15 6 (14.29%) TOGAF

SOA Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Geronimo
4 3 (7.14%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
4 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) WildFly
5 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Boomi
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
1 13 (30.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 6 (14.29%) J2EE
4 4 (9.52%) J2SE
4 4 (9.52%) Middleware
4 4 (9.52%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (4.76%) REST
6 2 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) WSDL
7 1 (2.38%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) SOA
2 22 (52.38%) OO
3 18 (42.86%) UML
4 16 (38.10%) Workflow
5 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
6 13 (30.95%) Kanban
6 13 (30.95%) OOA/OOD
6 13 (30.95%) Scrum
6 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
7 12 (28.57%) Microservices
7 12 (28.57%) SDLC
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.43%) OOD
9 9 (21.43%) Service Design
10 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
11 5 (11.90%) BPEL
11 5 (11.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 5 (11.90%) Open Source
12 4 (9.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.76%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) Callidus
5 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.38%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) VMware