The median annual salary for an SOA Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

SOA Developer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 879 854
Rank change year-on-year +21 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 25 44 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.045% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.046% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 108
Median salary £60,000 £61,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +23.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SOA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA Developer in the UK

SOA Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SOA Developer in the UK

SOA Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA Developer over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA Developer in the UK

SOA Developer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +34 24 £60,000 -2.43% 2
London +38 21 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South West - 3 £40,000 -
City of London - 3 £60,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Swindon - 2 £40,000 -
Croydon - 1 £62,500 -

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, SOA Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) SOA
2 44 (68.75%) Oracle
2 44 (68.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 43 (67.19%) Java
4 40 (62.50%) SQL
5 37 (57.81%) Web Services
6 36 (56.25%) XSD
7 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (48.44%) PL/SQL
9 30 (46.88%) Microservices
10 29 (45.31%) JMS
11 24 (37.50%) Apache Camel
12 23 (35.94%) SoapUI
13 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
13 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
13 22 (34.38%) T-SQL
13 22 (34.38%) EJB
13 22 (34.38%) Maven
13 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
14 21 (32.81%) Use Case
14 21 (32.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (31.25%) Waterfall
15 20 (31.25%) Hibernate
15 20 (31.25%) Ant
15 20 (31.25%) Eclipse
16 19 (29.69%) EAI
16 19 (29.69%) JBoss
16 19 (29.69%) SOAP
16 19 (29.69%) Subversion
16 19 (29.69%) Drools

SOA Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 44 (68.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (29.69%) JBoss
3 15 (23.44%) WebLogic
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.56%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.69%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) FTP
2 5 (7.81%) SSL
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle Database
2 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.94%) Big Data
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) SoapUI
2 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
2 22 (34.38%) Maven
3 20 (31.25%) Ant
3 20 (31.25%) Eclipse
4 19 (29.69%) Subversion
5 18 (28.13%) Checkstyle
5 18 (28.13%) IntelliJ
5 18 (28.13%) JUnit
5 18 (28.13%) XMLUnit
6 5 (7.81%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (28.13%) Banking
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Front Office
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (57.81%) Web Services
2 36 (56.25%) XSD
3 29 (45.31%) JMS
4 24 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 22 (34.38%) EJB
6 20 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 19 (29.69%) Drools
7 19 (29.69%) SOAP
8 18 (28.13%) EJB 3.0
8 18 (28.13%) JavaBeans
8 18 (28.13%) JDBC
8 18 (28.13%) XML
8 18 (28.13%) XSL
9 16 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (25.00%) WSDL
10 13 (20.31%) J2EE
10 13 (20.31%) Middleware
11 9 (14.06%) .NET
12 7 (10.94%) REST
12 7 (10.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.81%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Equities
4 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) SOA
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) Microservices
4 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
5 21 (32.81%) Use Case
5 21 (32.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 19 (29.69%) EAI
8 18 (28.13%) Code Coverage
8 18 (28.13%) UML
9 17 (26.56%) BPEL
9 17 (26.56%) Fund Management
10 12 (18.75%) Investment Management
11 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
13 8 (12.50%) TDD
14 7 (10.94%) Multithreading
14 7 (10.94%) MVC
14 7 (10.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) SQL
3 31 (48.44%) PL/SQL
4 22 (34.38%) T-SQL
5 18 (28.13%) XPath
6 10 (15.63%) C#
7 4 (6.25%) VB
7 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.25%) VB6
8 3 (4.69%) Go
8 3 (4.69%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) F#
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (68.75%) Oracle
2 18 (28.13%) Sybase
3 17 (26.56%) Solace
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
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