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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 118 116
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1019 1065 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.78% 2.66% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.93% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 767 849 990
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £87,500
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33417 36295 39390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.06% 90.56% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26592 31466 33072
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
City of London +9 136 £75,000 +15.38% 21
Westminster +4 30 £85,000 -
Chiswick +7 19 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Hounslow - 13 £62,500 -
Canary Wharf 0 10 - -
Hammersmith - 10 £65,000 -
Wimbledon -1 9 £75,000 -
Croydon - 7 £52,500 -
Uxbridge +7 6 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Brentford - 5 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +16 3 - -
West End of London +3 3 £67,500 -10.00% 2
Feltham - 2 £55,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1130 (57.54%) Agile Software Development
2 888 (45.21%) Java
3 570 (29.02%) Web Services
4 520 (26.48%) .NET
5 516 (26.27%) Microservices
6 501 (25.51%) SQL
7 494 (25.15%) Oracle
8 484 (24.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 474 (24.13%) JavaScript
10 461 (23.47%) Finance
11 436 (22.20%) TDD
12 435 (22.15%) Scrum
13 425 (21.64%) REST
14 421 (21.44%) SQL Server
15 392 (19.96%) C#
16 389 (19.81%) Amazon AWS
17 364 (18.53%) HTML
18 352 (17.92%) Spring
19 322 (16.40%) Git (software)
20 313 (15.94%) Linux
21 310 (15.78%) CSS
21 310 (15.78%) E-Commerce
22 309 (15.73%) NoSQL
23 308 (15.68%) RESTful
24 307 (15.63%) MVC
25 305 (15.53%) XML
26 298 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
27 285 (14.51%) OO
28 274 (13.95%) Microsoft
29 265 (13.49%) DevOps

SOA
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
1 484 (24.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 117 (5.96%) Tomcat
3 112 (5.70%) WebSphere
4 107 (5.45%) Apache
5 92 (4.68%) CMS
5 92 (4.68%) JBoss
6 58 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
7 57 (2.90%) WebLogic
8 56 (2.85%) Mule
9 44 (2.24%) Confluence
9 44 (2.24%) SharePoint
10 40 (2.04%) Apache Spark
10 40 (2.04%) nginx
11 33 (1.68%) Jetty
12 32 (1.63%) Apache Solr
13 29 (1.48%) IIS
14 28 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
15 27 (1.37%) Umbraco
16 26 (1.32%) Mule ESB
17 23 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.46%) HipChat
5 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.10%) GIMP
7 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (0.97%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (0.81%) NetSuite
4 14 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.66%) Eloqua
6 11 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
7 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.36%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
9 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
9 6 (0.31%) SAP ECC
9 6 (0.31%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.31%) SAP MDM
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
11 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 389 (19.81%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (10.34%) SaaS
3 201 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 90 (4.58%) PaaS
5 74 (3.77%) IaaS
6 73 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
7 71 (3.62%) GitHub
8 32 (1.63%) Office 365
9 31 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
10 29 (1.48%) OpenShift
11 25 (1.27%) Boomi
12 21 (1.07%) Amazon Kinesis
13 20 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 17 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.87%) Taleo
15 13 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
16 11 (0.56%) iPaaS
16 11 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
17 9 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (5.24%) HTTP
2 99 (5.04%) Internet
3 50 (2.55%) FTP
4 37 (1.88%) Firewall
5 26 (1.32%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.92%) AMQP
6 18 (0.92%) DNS
7 11 (0.56%) Network Security
8 10 (0.51%) SMPP
9 9 (0.46%) Intranet
9 9 (0.46%) Skype
10 8 (0.41%) Extranet
10 8 (0.41%) VPN
11 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.36%) SSL
11 7 (0.36%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.36%) VoIP
12 5 (0.25%) Broadband
12 5 (0.25%) IPsec
13 4 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (21.44%) SQL Server
2 309 (15.73%) NoSQL
3 230 (11.71%) Relational Database
4 227 (11.56%) MySQL
5 200 (10.18%) MongoDB
6 149 (7.59%) Big Data
7 137 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 132 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
9 99 (5.04%) RDBMS
10 92 (4.68%) Hadoop
11 84 (4.28%) Redis
12 63 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
13 58 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 54 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 36 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 32 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
17 30 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
18 28 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
18 28 (1.43%) OLAP
19 27 (1.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 322 (16.40%) Git (software)
2 256 (13.03%) Jenkins
3 131 (6.67%) Maven
4 127 (6.47%) JIRA
5 95 (4.84%) Subversion
6 85 (4.33%) Selenium
7 82 (4.18%) JUnit
8 74 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 68 (3.46%) TeamCity
10 64 (3.26%) Visual Studio
11 59 (3.00%) Cucumber
12 56 (2.85%) Eclipse
13 53 (2.70%) Ant
14 49 (2.49%) SoapUI
15 48 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
16 44 (2.24%) jMock
17 42 (2.14%) webpack
18 41 (2.09%) gulp
18 41 (2.09%) IntelliJ
19 40 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 461 (23.47%) Finance
2 243 (12.37%) Retail
3 160 (8.15%) Banking
4 81 (4.12%) Marketing
5 58 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 53 (2.70%) Front Office
7 46 (2.34%) Games
8 24 (1.22%) Legal
9 22 (1.12%) Back Office
9 22 (1.12%) Online Betting
10 19 (0.97%) Law
11 15 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.66%) Publishing
14 10 (0.51%) Electronics
14 10 (0.51%) French Language
14 10 (0.51%) German Language
15 8 (0.41%) Advertising
16 7 (0.36%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 810 (41.24%) Developer
2 673 (34.27%) Architect
3 304 (15.48%) Java Developer
4 285 (14.51%) Solutions Architect
5 218 (11.10%) Senior Developer
6 175 (8.91%) .NET Developer
7 145 (7.38%) C# Developer
8 117 (5.96%) Technical Architect
9 109 (5.55%) Lead Developer
10 96 (4.89%) Consultant
11 87 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
12 77 (3.92%) Integration Architect
13 76 (3.87%) Software Engineer
14 72 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
15 70 (3.56%) Full Stack Developer
16 64 (3.26%) SOA Architect
17 61 (3.11%) Applications Architect
18 60 (3.05%) Senior Architect
19 54 (2.75%) Analyst
20 53 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (29.02%) Web Services
2 520 (26.48%) .NET
3 425 (21.64%) REST
4 364 (18.53%) HTML
5 352 (17.92%) Spring
6 310 (15.78%) CSS
7 308 (15.68%) RESTful
8 305 (15.53%) XML
9 220 (11.20%) AngularJS
10 215 (10.95%) SOAP
11 199 (10.13%) Hibernate
12 180 (9.16%) JMS
13 175 (8.91%) Middleware
14 163 (8.30%) Node.js
15 161 (8.20%) ASP.NET
16 150 (7.64%) .NET Framework
17 141 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 141 (7.18%) jQuery
18 139 (7.08%) HTML5
19 128 (6.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 196 (9.98%) Enterprise Software
2 185 (9.42%) Computer Science
3 165 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (5.96%) Greenfield Project
5 114 (5.80%) Fintech
6 73 (3.72%) User Experience
7 69 (3.51%) N-Tier
8 65 (3.31%) Blog
9 59 (3.00%) Management Information System
10 53 (2.70%) Mobile App
11 40 (2.04%) Fixed Income
12 34 (1.73%) Client/Server
13 31 (1.58%) Equities
14 26 (1.32%) Online Games
15 24 (1.22%) Data Structures
16 21 (1.07%) Algorithms
16 21 (1.07%) PlayStation
16 21 (1.07%) Streaming Video
17 20 (1.02%) IVR
17 20 (1.02%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 313 (15.94%) Linux
2 132 (6.72%) Windows
3 130 (6.62%) Unix
4 68 (3.46%) Android
5 58 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 34 (1.73%) Windows Server
7 28 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 27 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (1.12%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.31%) Solaris
10 6 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.20%) HPUX
13 2 (0.10%) AIX
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.051%) CentOS
14 1 (0.051%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1130 (57.54%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (26.27%) Microservices
3 436 (22.20%) TDD
4 435 (22.15%) Scrum
5 310 (15.78%) E-Commerce
6 307 (15.63%) MVC
7 298 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
8 285 (14.51%) OO
9 265 (13.49%) DevOps
10 253 (12.88%) TOGAF
11 230 (11.71%) Open Source
12 216 (11.00%) BDD
13 209 (10.64%) Test Automation
14 198 (10.08%) Software Engineering
15 182 (9.27%) SDLC
16 170 (8.66%) UML
17 165 (8.40%) Enterprise Architecture
18 159 (8.10%) Continuous Delivery
18 159 (8.10%) Kanban
19 155 (7.89%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 888 (45.21%) Java
2 501 (25.51%) SQL
3 474 (24.13%) JavaScript
4 392 (19.96%) C#
5 224 (11.41%) Python
6 82 (4.18%) T-SQL
7 67 (3.41%) C++
8 62 (3.16%) PL/SQL
9 61 (3.11%) Go
10 58 (2.95%) PHP
11 53 (2.70%) Ruby
12 51 (2.60%) Scala
13 45 (2.29%) Objective-C
14 44 (2.24%) VBA
15 35 (1.78%) XPath
16 32 (1.63%) C
17 25 (1.27%) Groovy
17 25 (1.27%) Perl
18 21 (1.07%) ES6
18 21 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 264 (13.44%) Degree
2 114 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.27%) Master's Degree
4 24 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 18 (0.92%) ISEB
6 15 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.51%) CISSP
8 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (0.31%) CCSP
9 6 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.20%) CISM
11 4 (0.20%) GIAC
11 4 (0.20%) ISSAP
11 4 (0.20%) PhD
12 3 (0.15%) GSNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (9.42%) QA
2 30 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.02%) SLA
5 15 (0.76%) GDPR
6 11 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.36%) PMO
8 5 (0.25%) HL7
8 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (0.25%) NIST 800
9 4 (0.20%) COBIT
9 4 (0.20%) ISO 20022
9 4 (0.20%) MiFID
9 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.10%) GCP
11 1 (0.051%) GAAP
System Software
1 126 (6.42%) Docker
2 13 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 11 (0.56%) Varnish
4 7 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.051%) HDFS
6 1 (0.051%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.051%) Xen
Systems Management
1 62 (3.16%) Puppet
2 38 (1.93%) Kubernetes
3 31 (1.58%) Kibana
4 22 (1.12%) Ansible
5 19 (0.97%) MOM
6 18 (0.92%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 17 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.71%) CloudHub
9 10 (0.51%) Grafana
9 10 (0.51%) StatsD
10 8 (0.41%) logstash
10 8 (0.41%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.36%) CA Wily
11 7 (0.36%) Terraform
12 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.20%) Unicenter
14 3 (0.15%) Capistrano
14 3 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.10%) Mesos
Vendors
1 494 (25.15%) Oracle
2 274 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 189 (9.62%) IBM
4 104 (5.30%) TIBCO
5 97 (4.94%) SAP
6 80 (4.07%) MuleSoft
7 78 (3.97%) Cognizant
8 61 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
9 51 (2.60%) Informatica
9 51 (2.60%) webMethods
10 47 (2.39%) Atlassian
11 46 (2.34%) Red Hat
12 40 (2.04%) Solace
13 39 (1.99%) Google
14 29 (1.48%) Xamarin
15 28 (1.43%) hybris
15 28 (1.43%) Pega
15 28 (1.43%) Sitecore
15 28 (1.43%) Sybase
16 27 (1.37%) VMware
London
Candidate Source
Salary: £70,000.00 + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-80,000 + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25182 - £31897.20 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago