The median annual salary for a SOA Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SOA Designer
UK
Rank 856 938 958
Rank change year-on-year +82 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Designer 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.010% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.010% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £75,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -40.00% +36.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SOA Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA Designer in the UK

SOA Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SOA Designer in the UK

SOA Designer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Designer within the UK 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
England +90 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, SOA Designer 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 featuring SOA Designer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) webMethods
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods