The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / London
Rank 107 96 131
Rank change year-on-year -11 +35  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 956 1327 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.84% 3.18% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 3.55% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 773 1151 835
Median salary £67,500 £67,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30321 37360 36768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.15% 89.62% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25414 31908 30653
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,913 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

SOA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SOA in London

SOA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in London

SOA
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London +20 131 £72,500 -3.33% 30
Chiswick +19 30 £57,500 -17.85%
Westminster +3 15 £85,000 +13.33%
Hammersmith -4 9 £70,000 +54.69%
Canary Wharf -13 8 £72,500 -3.33%
Brentford -1 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £45,000 -
Bromley - 3 - -
Croydon +7 2 £64,000 +21.90% 1
Wimbledon -1 2 £67,500 - 1
Beckenham - 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 £55,000 - 2
Wembley - 2 £41,250 -
Ealing +17 1 £83,000 +38.33%
West End of London +7 1 £110,000 +51.72% 2
Harrow - 1 £45,000 -
South Kensington - 1 £57,770 -
Heathrow - 1 - -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1055 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 905 (46.70%) Java
3 545 (28.12%) Web Services
4 484 (24.97%) Finance
5 460 (23.74%) Oracle
5 460 (23.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 456 (23.53%) .NET
7 454 (23.43%) JavaScript
8 427 (22.03%) SQL
9 405 (20.90%) HTML
10 372 (19.20%) Scrum
11 370 (19.09%) TDD
12 358 (18.47%) Microservices
13 346 (17.85%) REST
14 342 (17.65%) XML
15 332 (17.13%) CSS
16 329 (16.98%) OO
17 328 (16.92%) SQL Server
18 322 (16.62%) C#
19 314 (16.20%) E-Commerce
20 287 (14.81%) Relational Database
21 285 (14.71%) RESTful
22 284 (14.65%) Git (software)
23 283 (14.60%) Linux
24 278 (14.34%) Microsoft
25 274 (14.14%) Retail
25 274 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
26 270 (13.93%) TOGAF
27 266 (13.73%) NoSQL
28 260 (13.42%) Degree

SOA
Top Related 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
1 460 (23.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 140 (7.22%) WebSphere
3 102 (5.26%) CMS
4 101 (5.21%) Tomcat
5 100 (5.16%) JBoss
6 93 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
7 79 (4.08%) WebLogic
8 57 (2.94%) Apache
9 55 (2.84%) IIS
10 50 (2.58%) SharePoint
11 39 (2.01%) Umbraco
12 36 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
13 35 (1.81%) Confluence
14 34 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 33 (1.70%) Apache Spark
16 32 (1.65%) Jetty
17 29 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
18 28 (1.44%) CoreMedia CMS
18 28 (1.44%) Mule
19 22 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 111 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.19%) MS Office
3 15 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.46%) GIMP
6 6 (0.31%) HipChat
7 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.15%) MS Project
9 2 (0.10%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
1 26 (1.34%) SAP ERP
2 23 (1.19%) SAP Hybris
3 22 (1.14%) SAP ECC
3 22 (1.14%) SAP HR
4 18 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (0.88%) SAP MDM
6 16 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
7 13 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (0.36%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
11 5 (0.26%) RMDS
12 4 (0.21%) Eloqua
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
13 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 274 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (7.59%) SaaS
4 59 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
5 48 (2.48%) PaaS
6 44 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (1.96%) IaaS
8 34 (1.75%) Office 365
9 19 (0.98%) GitHub
10 17 (0.88%) OpenShift
11 15 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
12 14 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.67%) Boomi
14 11 (0.57%) Force.com
15 9 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.31%) iPaaS
16 6 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
17 5 (0.26%) CloudFront
18 4 (0.21%) Heroku
18 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.59%) HTTP
2 79 (4.08%) Internet
3 54 (2.79%) FTP
4 48 (2.48%) Firewall
5 41 (2.12%) TCP/IP
6 25 (1.29%) SSL
7 22 (1.14%) Intranet
8 17 (0.88%) AMQP
9 13 (0.67%) DNS
10 12 (0.62%) Network Security
10 12 (0.62%) Skype
10 12 (0.62%) VPN
11 9 (0.46%) DMZ
12 8 (0.41%) Extranet
13 7 (0.36%) SMPP
14 5 (0.26%) LAN
14 5 (0.26%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.26%) WAN
15 4 (0.21%) DHCP
15 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 287 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 266 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 208 (10.73%) MySQL
5 138 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
6 121 (6.24%) Big Data
7 111 (5.73%) MongoDB
8 102 (5.26%) RDBMS
9 97 (5.01%) Redis
10 93 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 76 (3.92%) Hadoop
12 70 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
13 63 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 63 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 62 (3.20%) Oracle Database
15 52 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
17 31 (1.60%) HBase
17 31 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 284 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 191 (9.86%) Jenkins
3 133 (6.86%) Maven
4 106 (5.47%) JIRA
5 94 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 93 (4.80%) Cucumber
7 89 (4.59%) Selenium
8 80 (4.13%) JUnit
9 79 (4.08%) Subversion
10 68 (3.51%) Visual Studio
11 67 (3.46%) Ant
12 54 (2.79%) SoapUI
13 52 (2.68%) TeamCity
14 49 (2.53%) Eclipse
15 43 (2.22%) Gradle
16 40 (2.06%) IntelliJ
17 37 (1.91%) webpack
18 33 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
19 32 (1.65%) gulp
20 30 (1.55%) Hamcrest
General
1 484 (24.97%) Finance
2 274 (14.14%) Retail
3 183 (9.44%) Banking
4 83 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 74 (3.82%) Marketing
6 55 (2.84%) Games
7 31 (1.60%) Front Office
8 27 (1.39%) Back Office
9 24 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.19%) Online Betting
11 22 (1.14%) Legal
12 20 (1.03%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.93%) Advertising
14 15 (0.77%) Law
15 14 (0.72%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.62%) Prime Brokerage
17 11 (0.57%) Local Government
18 10 (0.52%) Electronics
19 9 (0.46%) Retail Banking
20 6 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 760 (39.22%) Developer
2 689 (35.55%) Architect
3 314 (16.20%) Solutions Architect
4 289 (14.91%) Java Developer
5 187 (9.65%) Senior Developer
6 139 (7.17%) .NET Developer
7 121 (6.24%) C# Developer
8 116 (5.99%) Technical Architect
9 100 (5.16%) Integration Architect
10 94 (4.85%) Consultant
11 80 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 75 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
13 74 (3.82%) SOA Architect
14 70 (3.61%) Software Engineer
15 68 (3.51%) Lead Developer
16 67 (3.46%) Java Architect
17 64 (3.30%) Software Developer
18 59 (3.04%) Technical Leader
19 56 (2.89%) Enterprise Architect
20 55 (2.84%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 545 (28.12%) Web Services
2 456 (23.53%) .NET
3 405 (20.90%) HTML
4 346 (17.85%) REST
5 342 (17.65%) XML
6 332 (17.13%) CSS
7 285 (14.71%) RESTful
8 251 (12.95%) Spring
9 208 (10.73%) Middleware
10 204 (10.53%) HTML5
11 199 (10.27%) jQuery
12 171 (8.82%) AngularJS
12 171 (8.82%) SOAP
13 165 (8.51%) JSON
14 160 (8.26%) .NET Framework
15 159 (8.20%) ASP.NET
16 148 (7.64%) JMS
17 145 (7.48%) Java EE
18 139 (7.17%) WCF
19 134 (6.91%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 245 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
2 201 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 130 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (3.97%) Fintech
5 73 (3.77%) User Experience
6 67 (3.46%) N-Tier
7 65 (3.35%) Management Information System
8 51 (2.63%) Mobile App
9 42 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 42 (2.17%) Data Centre
10 35 (1.81%) Algorithms
10 35 (1.81%) Clustering
11 31 (1.60%) Online Games
12 29 (1.50%) Derivative
13 28 (1.44%) Data Structures
14 24 (1.24%) IVR
15 22 (1.14%) Blog
16 18 (0.93%) W3C
17 17 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (0.83%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 283 (14.60%) Linux
2 143 (7.38%) Unix
3 114 (5.88%) Windows
4 42 (2.17%) Mac OS X
5 41 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (1.81%) Android
7 25 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 13 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.21%) Solaris
11 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.052%) AIX
13 1 (0.052%) CentOS
13 1 (0.052%) Fedora
13 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.052%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1055 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (19.20%) Scrum
3 370 (19.09%) TDD
4 358 (18.47%) Microservices
5 329 (16.98%) OO
6 314 (16.20%) E-Commerce
7 270 (13.93%) TOGAF
8 255 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 238 (12.28%) MVC
10 207 (10.68%) Software Engineering
11 205 (10.58%) Open Source
12 191 (9.86%) Unit Testing
13 189 (9.75%) SDLC
14 182 (9.39%) DevOps
15 170 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
16 169 (8.72%) UML
17 163 (8.41%) BDD
18 146 (7.53%) Kanban
19 145 (7.48%) Zachman Framework
20 138 (7.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 905 (46.70%) Java
2 454 (23.43%) JavaScript
3 427 (22.03%) SQL
4 322 (16.62%) C#
5 220 (11.35%) Python
6 102 (5.26%) PHP
7 95 (4.90%) Go
8 75 (3.87%) C++
8 75 (3.87%) Scala
9 67 (3.46%) T-SQL
10 41 (2.12%) C
11 40 (2.06%) PL/SQL
11 40 (2.06%) Ruby
12 30 (1.55%) VBA
13 26 (1.34%) VB.NET
14 24 (1.24%) XPath
15 21 (1.08%) TypeScript
16 20 (1.03%) Perl
17 19 (0.98%) PowerShell
18 18 (0.93%) ES6
Qualifications
1 260 (13.42%) Degree
2 25 (1.29%) CISSP
3 21 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.98%) CISA
4 19 (0.98%) GCED
4 19 (0.98%) GCFA
4 19 (0.98%) GPEN
4 19 (0.98%) GPPA
4 19 (0.98%) GSNA
4 19 (0.98%) GSSP-JAVA
4 19 (0.98%) GWAPT
5 16 (0.83%) ISEB
6 11 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.26%) CISM
9 5 (0.26%) ISSAP
9 5 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (7.95%) QA
2 48 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 33 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.98%) SLA
5 16 (0.83%) SDET
6 9 (0.46%) HL7
7 8 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.36%) PMO
9 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.31%) ISO20022
10 5 (0.26%) COBIT
11 4 (0.21%) GDPR
12 2 (0.10%) FISMA
12 2 (0.10%) GCP
13 1 (0.052%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.052%) GAAP
13 1 (0.052%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.052%) MiFID
13 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
System Software
1 88 (4.54%) Docker
2 36 (1.86%) Varnish
3 11 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.10%) vCloud
8 2 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.10%) vSphere
8 2 (0.10%) Xen
9 1 (0.052%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 58 (2.99%) Puppet
2 25 (1.29%) Kibana
3 19 (0.98%) Kubernetes
4 15 (0.77%) Grafana
4 15 (0.77%) MOM
4 15 (0.77%) StatsD
5 10 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 9 (0.46%) Ansible
6 9 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.31%) CA Wily
7 6 (0.31%) Terraform
8 5 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.26%) Mesos
9 4 (0.21%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.21%) Marathon
9 4 (0.21%) yum
10 3 (0.15%) logstash
11 2 (0.10%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 460 (23.74%) Oracle
2 278 (14.34%) Microsoft
3 188 (9.70%) IBM
4 87 (4.49%) TIBCO
5 79 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
6 68 (3.51%) SAP
7 57 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 53 (2.73%) Informatica
9 51 (2.63%) webMethods
10 46 (2.37%) MuleSoft
11 45 (2.32%) Solace
12 37 (1.91%) Cognizant
13 35 (1.81%) Google
14 32 (1.65%) BMC
15 31 (1.60%) Zend
16 30 (1.55%) hybris
17 28 (1.44%) Twitter
18 27 (1.39%) Sitecore
18 27 (1.39%) VMware
19 26 (1.34%) Sybase
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days holiday + home / flexible wo
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus , shares,Pension,health
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £49999 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £950000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + very generous bonus and car allowance plus much mo
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sphere Digital Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Up to £85K (neg) + 15% bonus + excellent ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago