The median annual salary for a SOA Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SOA Developer
UK
Rank 810 901 888
Rank change year-on-year +91 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 39 45 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.044% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.046% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 57
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £94,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
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 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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA Developer in the UK

SOA Developer
Top 11 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 23 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 +85 37 £60,000 -4.00% 11
London +78 23 £60,000 -4.00% 8
East of England +41 10 £65,000 -31.57% 2
Hertfordshire +27 10 £65,000 -31.57%
Hatfield - 5 £65,000 -
South West - 3 £36,000 - 1
City of London +49 2 £60,625 -36.18% 3
Scotland - 2 - -
North West -25 1 - -
Manchester -30 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £60,000 -

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 90 (100.00%) SOA
2 55 (61.11%) Web Services
3 52 (57.78%) Oracle
3 52 (57.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 49 (54.44%) SQL
5 46 (51.11%) XSD
6 43 (47.78%) XML
6 43 (47.78%) Java
7 39 (43.33%) SOAP
8 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (40.00%) Oracle Database
10 34 (37.78%) JMS
11 32 (35.56%) PL/SQL
11 32 (35.56%) WebLogic
11 32 (35.56%) BPEL
11 32 (35.56%) Oracle Service Bus
11 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (34.44%) Oracle Fusion
12 31 (34.44%) WSDL
13 24 (26.67%) Maven
14 20 (22.22%) Middleware
14 20 (22.22%) Microservices
15 19 (21.11%) T-SQL
15 19 (21.11%) Scrum
16 18 (20.00%) Apache Camel
17 17 (18.89%) Jenkins
17 17 (18.89%) Hibernate
18 16 (17.78%) JDBC
18 16 (17.78%) SDLC
18 16 (17.78%) Git (software)

SOA Developer 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 52 (57.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 32 (35.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 32 (35.56%) WebLogic
3 13 (14.44%) JBoss
4 4 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) OpenShift
2 4 (4.44%) SaaS
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) FTP
2 14 (15.56%) SSL
3 4 (4.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (15.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (15.56%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
5 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.33%) Hazelcast
9 3 (3.33%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) Maven
2 17 (18.89%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
4 15 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 15 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 13 (14.44%) Ant
5 13 (14.44%) Subversion
6 11 (12.22%) Checkstyle
6 11 (12.22%) IntelliJ
6 11 (12.22%) JUnit
6 11 (12.22%) XMLUnit
7 4 (4.44%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.56%) Advertising
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.11%) Web Services
2 46 (51.11%) XSD
3 43 (47.78%) XML
4 39 (43.33%) SOAP
5 34 (37.78%) JMS
6 31 (34.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 31 (34.44%) WSDL
7 20 (22.22%) Middleware
8 18 (20.00%) Apache Camel
9 17 (18.89%) Hibernate
10 16 (17.78%) JDBC
11 14 (15.56%) UDDI
11 14 (15.56%) XSL
12 13 (14.44%) .NET
12 13 (14.44%) Drools
13 12 (13.33%) EJB
13 12 (13.33%) REST
13 12 (13.33%) RESTful
14 11 (12.22%) JavaBeans
14 11 (12.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.56%) User Experience
3 3 (3.33%) Online Games
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) SOA
2 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (35.56%) BPEL
4 20 (22.22%) Microservices
5 19 (21.11%) Scrum
6 16 (17.78%) SDLC
7 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 15 (16.67%) Use Case
8 14 (15.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 14 (15.56%) Migration
8 14 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (12.22%) Code Coverage
9 11 (12.22%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.22%) TDD
9 11 (12.22%) UML
9 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 10 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (10.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 49 (54.44%) SQL
2 43 (47.78%) Java
3 32 (35.56%) PL/SQL
4 19 (21.11%) T-SQL
5 14 (15.56%) XPath
6 11 (12.22%) C#
7 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.56%) VB
8 5 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 5 (5.56%) VB6
9 4 (4.44%) Go
10 3 (3.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (57.78%) Oracle
2 9 (10.00%) Solace
2 9 (10.00%) Sybase
3 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.44%) Adobe
4 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Talend
5 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.11%) webMethods
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