The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 119 170
Rank change year-on-year -47 +51  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 281 477 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.93% 2.59% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.99% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 240 416 319
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,700 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12659 15948 18436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.76% 86.70% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10459 13388 14742
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

SOA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SOA in the South East

SOA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in the South East

SOA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Berkshire -13 111 £55,000 -4.34% 6
West Sussex +43 62 £50,500 -3.34%
Hampshire -24 51 £57,500 +35.29% 8
Surrey +7 37 £50,750 +1.50% 3
Oxfordshire -8 16 £25,500 -43.33%
Buckinghamshire -47 8 £47,500 -5.00% 5
East Sussex +10 6 £59,250 +48.12%
Kent - 1 - - 1
SOA
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for SOA.

1 302 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (39.84%) Java
3 188 (30.57%) JavaScript
4 187 (30.41%) C#
5 176 (28.62%) Oracle
5 176 (28.62%) Web Services
6 174 (28.29%) .NET
7 171 (27.80%) SQL
8 162 (26.34%) SQL Server
9 158 (25.69%) TDD
10 156 (25.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 154 (25.04%) MVC
12 152 (24.72%) HTML
13 150 (24.39%) XML
14 149 (24.23%) Software Engineering
15 143 (23.25%) Scrum
16 136 (22.11%) Spring
17 125 (20.33%) SDLC
18 121 (19.67%) SOAP
19 113 (18.37%) CSS
20 112 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
21 106 (17.24%) Microsoft
22 102 (16.59%) Maven
23 100 (16.26%) Git (software)
24 95 (15.45%) Finance
25 94 (15.28%) Unix
26 93 (15.12%) REST
27 85 (13.82%) ASP.NET
28 79 (12.85%) Degree
29 77 (12.52%) OO

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 156 (25.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 54 (8.78%) WebLogic
3 48 (7.80%) CMS
4 41 (6.67%) Confluence
4 41 (6.67%) JBoss
5 33 (5.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 33 (5.37%) Tomcat
6 28 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
7 26 (4.23%) WebSphere
8 19 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (2.76%) Apache Spark
9 17 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (2.60%) IIS
11 14 (2.28%) NServiceBus
12 9 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (1.46%) EPiServer
13 8 (1.30%) Sitefinity
14 6 (0.98%) Apache
14 6 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (2.93%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (1.63%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (1.14%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.65%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.49%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (6.02%) SaaS
4 16 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (2.44%) PaaS
6 8 (1.30%) Boomi
7 7 (1.14%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.14%) iPaaS
8 6 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.98%) IaaS
9 5 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
10 3 (0.49%) Office 365
11 2 (0.33%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.16%) Route 53
12 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.72%) Internet
2 26 (4.23%) HTTP
3 20 (3.25%) FTP
4 15 (2.44%) Firewall
5 9 (1.46%) ATM
6 8 (1.30%) AMQP
7 5 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (0.81%) Network Security
7 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.65%) LAN
8 4 (0.65%) WAN
9 2 (0.33%) LDAP
10 1 (0.16%) DHCP
10 1 (0.16%) DNS
10 1 (0.16%) Extranet
10 1 (0.16%) Intranet
10 1 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.16%) SMTP
10 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (26.34%) SQL Server
2 76 (12.36%) Oracle Database
3 54 (8.78%) MySQL
4 52 (8.46%) Relational Database
5 51 (8.29%) NoSQL
6 43 (6.99%) Big Data
7 34 (5.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 34 (5.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 29 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 27 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (4.39%) MongoDB
10 21 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 21 (3.41%) RDBMS
11 19 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (2.28%) Redis
14 12 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 102 (16.59%) Maven
2 100 (16.26%) Git (software)
3 63 (10.24%) Subversion
4 59 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 58 (9.43%) JIRA
6 55 (8.94%) Ant
7 48 (7.80%) Selenium
8 38 (6.18%) Jenkins
9 26 (4.23%) Gradle
10 25 (4.07%) NUnit
11 24 (3.90%) Apache Ivy
11 24 (3.90%) QUnit
12 22 (3.58%) Visual Studio
13 21 (3.41%) IntelliJ
13 21 (3.41%) JUnit
13 21 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
14 20 (3.25%) Bugzilla
14 20 (3.25%) Eclipse
14 20 (3.25%) NetBeans
14 20 (3.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 95 (15.45%) Finance
2 24 (3.90%) Military
3 21 (3.41%) Retail
4 20 (3.25%) Marketing
5 13 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.95%) Back Office
7 10 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.46%) German Language
9 7 (1.14%) Banking
10 6 (0.98%) French Language
10 6 (0.98%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.65%) Billing
11 4 (0.65%) Publishing
12 3 (0.49%) Advertising
12 3 (0.49%) Front Office
12 3 (0.49%) Games
12 3 (0.49%) Legal
13 2 (0.33%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 244 (39.67%) Developer
2 109 (17.72%) Architect
3 76 (12.36%) .NET Developer
4 74 (12.03%) C# Developer
5 69 (11.22%) Senior Developer
6 60 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 58 (9.43%) Software Developer
8 55 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
9 54 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
10 52 (8.46%) Software Engineer
11 47 (7.64%) SQL Developer
12 40 (6.50%) Agile Developer
13 35 (5.69%) Consultant
14 33 (5.37%) Oracle Developer
15 32 (5.20%) ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (5.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 31 (5.04%) Senior Java Developer
16 31 (5.04%) SOA Architect
17 30 (4.88%) Agile C# Developer
17 30 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (28.62%) Web Services
2 174 (28.29%) .NET
3 152 (24.72%) HTML
4 150 (24.39%) XML
5 136 (22.11%) Spring
6 121 (19.67%) SOAP
7 113 (18.37%) CSS
8 93 (15.12%) REST
9 85 (13.82%) ASP.NET
10 77 (12.52%) Middleware
11 72 (11.71%) AngularJS
12 68 (11.06%) WCF
13 62 (10.08%) JMS
14 57 (9.27%) jQuery
15 56 (9.11%) JSON
16 55 (8.94%) RESTful
17 52 (8.46%) .NET Framework
18 51 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 48 (7.80%) XSLT
20 45 (7.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.08%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (5.20%) Client/Server
3 29 (4.72%) N-Tier
4 27 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.93%) User Experience
7 17 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.14%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.14%) Wiki
9 6 (0.98%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.65%) Clustering
11 4 (0.65%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.49%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.49%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.49%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.49%) Social Media
13 2 (0.33%) Blog
13 2 (0.33%) EPoS
13 2 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 94 (15.28%) Unix
2 68 (11.06%) Linux
3 64 (10.41%) Windows
4 28 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (0.81%) Solaris
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) CentOS
8 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) Android
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (25.69%) TDD
3 154 (25.04%) MVC
4 149 (24.23%) Software Engineering
5 143 (23.25%) Scrum
6 125 (20.33%) SDLC
7 112 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (12.52%) OO
9 62 (10.08%) Unit Testing
10 59 (9.59%) Web Development
11 58 (9.43%) Microservices
12 56 (9.11%) Open Source
12 56 (9.11%) UML
13 54 (8.78%) Test Automation
14 53 (8.62%) DevOps
15 51 (8.29%) Continuous Delivery
15 51 (8.29%) Enterprise Architecture
16 46 (7.48%) BDD
16 46 (7.48%) Mentoring
17 45 (7.32%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 245 (39.84%) Java
2 188 (30.57%) JavaScript
3 187 (30.41%) C#
4 171 (27.80%) SQL
5 76 (12.36%) Python
6 62 (10.08%) PL/SQL
7 43 (6.99%) C
8 35 (5.69%) C++
9 31 (5.04%) Perl
9 31 (5.04%) T-SQL
10 30 (4.88%) Groovy
10 30 (4.88%) Ruby
11 26 (4.23%) Bash Shell
12 21 (3.41%) TypeScript
13 12 (1.95%) VB
14 11 (1.79%) PHP
15 10 (1.63%) XPath
16 6 (0.98%) ABAP
16 6 (0.98%) Bourne shell
17 3 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (12.85%) Degree
2 68 (11.06%) Security Cleared
3 41 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.81%) ISEB
5 5 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.16%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.16%) MBCS
6 1 (0.16%) MCSM
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.20%) QA
2 8 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.98%) COBIT
4 5 (0.81%) SLA
5 3 (0.49%) PMO
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (6.18%) Puppet
3 32 (5.20%) Ansible
4 24 (3.90%) Salt
5 11 (1.79%) Kubernetes
6 8 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (0.98%) MOM
8 1 (0.16%) AppManager
8 1 (0.16%) Graylog
8 1 (0.16%) Kibana
8 1 (0.16%) logstash
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 176 (28.62%) Oracle
2 106 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.69%) IBM
4 33 (5.37%) Sitecore
5 21 (3.41%) TIBCO
6 20 (3.25%) BEA
7 18 (2.93%) SAP
8 12 (1.95%) Jaspersoft
9 10 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.63%) Sun
10 9 (1.46%) Adobe
11 7 (1.14%) HP
12 5 (0.81%) Pega
12 5 (0.81%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.81%) webMethods
13 4 (0.65%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.65%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.65%) EMC
13 4 (0.65%) Green Hat
13 4 (0.65%) MuleSoft
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sussex
KPRS Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + - Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus _+ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension medical etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £58,000 Plus Performance Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, I
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + V Attractive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago