Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SOA Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1175 1129 1131
Rank change year-on-year -46 +2 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Developer 36 93 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.049% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.051% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 35 74 166
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £86,250 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +30.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SOA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SOA Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 34 £60,000 -7.69% 3
UK excluding London +13 18 £62,500 -3.85% 1
London -17 16 £60,000 -9.43% 2
South East +36 11 £65,000 +8.33%
East of England -1 5 £63,750 -1.92% 1
Yorkshire +25 2 £42,500 -15.00%
North of England +16 2 £42,500 -15.00%

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 36 (100.00%) SOA
2 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 27 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (66.67%) Java
4 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (50.00%) Microservices
5 17 (47.22%) Web Services
6 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 14 (38.89%) SQL
7 14 (38.89%) Apache Camel
8 13 (36.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
9 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 12 (33.33%) Banking
9 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (33.33%) EJB
9 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 12 (33.33%) JMS
9 12 (33.33%) EAI
9 12 (33.33%) Middleware
10 11 (30.56%) XSD
10 11 (30.56%) Sybase
10 11 (30.56%) JUnit
10 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
10 11 (30.56%) XPath
10 11 (30.56%) Maven
10 11 (30.56%) OpenShift
11 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (27.78%) Solace
11 10 (27.78%) Sequence Diagram

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 27 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (27.78%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) NServiceBus
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.78%) Mule
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) OpenShift
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (30.56%) JUnit
3 11 (30.56%) Maven
4 10 (27.78%) Ant
4 10 (27.78%) Checkstyle
4 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
4 10 (27.78%) IntelliJ
4 10 (27.78%) SoapUI
4 10 (27.78%) Subversion
4 10 (27.78%) XMLUnit
5 6 (16.67%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Web Services
2 14 (38.89%) Apache Camel
3 12 (33.33%) EJB
3 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 12 (33.33%) JMS
3 12 (33.33%) Middleware
4 11 (30.56%) XSD
5 10 (27.78%) Drools
5 10 (27.78%) EJB 3.0
5 10 (27.78%) JavaBeans
5 10 (27.78%) JDBC
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (27.78%) XSL
6 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) REST
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
6 4 (11.11%) Spring
6 4 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Equities
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) SOA
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Microservices
3 12 (33.33%) EAI
3 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
5 10 (27.78%) Code Coverage
5 10 (27.78%) Fund Management
5 10 (27.78%) Investment Management
5 10 (27.78%) Migration
5 10 (27.78%) Sequence Diagram
5 10 (27.78%) UML
5 10 (27.78%) Use Case
5 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.33%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.56%) ERP
9 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) XPath
5 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.11%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) Sybase
3 10 (27.78%) Solace
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) WSO2
5 1 (2.78%) Zend