The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 89 119 128
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 139 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.76% 1.87% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 2.47% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 107 69 84
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,680 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SOA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4069 4126 3826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.91% 75.58% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 2942 2954
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Berkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SOA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 42 £52,500 -8.69% 6
Maidenhead +32 36 £61,250 -12.50%
Slough +3 10 £71,250 +3.63% 2
Bracknell 0 10 £55,000 +13.40%
Wokingham +7 8 £45,000 -32.83% 1
Newbury +1 7 £50,000 -16.66% 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 133 (53.41%) Java
2 123 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (38.15%) JavaScript
4 87 (34.94%) Oracle
4 87 (34.94%) Spring
5 80 (32.13%) HTML
6 77 (30.92%) SQL
6 77 (30.92%) XML
7 76 (30.52%) Finance
8 72 (28.92%) Scrum
9 71 (28.51%) Web Services
10 70 (28.11%) Git (software)
11 68 (27.31%) jQuery
12 66 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (24.90%) TDD
14 61 (24.50%) Software Engineering
15 59 (23.69%) JSON
15 59 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
16 56 (22.49%) C#
17 55 (22.09%) .NET
18 52 (20.88%) CSS
19 49 (19.68%) Subversion
19 49 (19.68%) Computer Science
20 46 (18.47%) Degree
21 42 (16.87%) Selenium
21 42 (16.87%) Telecoms
22 41 (16.47%) WebLogic
23 40 (16.06%) Enterprise Software
24 39 (15.66%) SaaS
24 39 (15.66%) J2EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (16.47%) WebLogic
2 33 (13.25%) JBoss
3 28 (11.24%) WebSphere
4 22 (8.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 22 (8.84%) Tomcat
5 19 (7.63%) CMS
6 17 (6.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 12 (4.82%) Apache
8 10 (4.02%) IIS
9 9 (3.61%) Apache Solr
10 8 (3.21%) Apache Pig
11 6 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.61%) Liferay
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.61%) Node.js
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.61%) MS Office
4 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (10.84%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.61%) Oracle BRM
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (15.66%) SaaS
2 11 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.02%) Force.com
3 10 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.82%) SSL
2 11 (4.42%) SAN
2 11 (4.42%) DNS
2 11 (4.42%) NAS
3 10 (4.02%) DHCP
3 10 (4.02%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.61%) HTTP
5 5 (2.01%) Internet
6 3 (1.20%) Firewall
7 2 (0.80%) IKE
8 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.40%) ATM
8 1 (0.40%) LAN
8 1 (0.40%) WAN
8 1 (0.40%) VPN
8 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.40%) Frame Relay
8 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 28 (11.24%) NoSQL
4 25 (10.04%) RDBMS
4 25 (10.04%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.03%) MongoDB
6 16 (6.43%) MySQL
7 14 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (4.82%) Hadoop
9 10 (4.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (3.61%) Big Data
11 8 (3.21%) CouchDB
12 7 (2.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (1.61%) Couchbase
15 3 (1.20%) DTS
15 3 (1.20%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 70 (28.11%) Git (software)
2 49 (19.68%) Subversion
3 42 (16.87%) Selenium
4 30 (12.05%) Ant
5 19 (7.63%) JUnit
6 18 (7.23%) JIRA
7 17 (6.83%) Jenkins
8 14 (5.62%) Hudson
8 14 (5.62%) SoapUI
8 14 (5.62%) SpecFlow
8 14 (5.62%) WebDriver
9 11 (4.42%) Eclipse
10 10 (4.02%) Maven
11 9 (3.61%) Mockito
12 4 (1.61%) DbUnit
12 4 (1.61%) EasyMock
12 4 (1.61%) Log4j
13 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.20%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.20%) ClearQuest
General
1 76 (30.52%) Finance
2 42 (16.87%) Telecoms
3 22 (8.84%) Retail
4 15 (6.02%) Legal
5 13 (5.22%) Banking
5 13 (5.22%) Advertising
5 13 (5.22%) Marketing
6 12 (4.82%) Billing
7 6 (2.41%) French Language
8 4 (1.61%) Publishing
8 4 (1.61%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Military
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 110 (44.18%) Developer
2 70 (28.11%) Java Developer
3 67 (26.91%) Architect
4 60 (24.10%) Senior Developer
5 32 (12.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (12.05%) Software Engineer
7 27 (10.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (8.84%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.62%) Technical Architect
9 14 (5.62%) Senior QA Engineer
9 14 (5.62%) QA Engineer
10 13 (5.22%) Build Manager
10 13 (5.22%) Applications Architect
10 13 (5.22%) Analyst
10 13 (5.22%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.02%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 10 (4.02%) Senior Architect
12 9 (3.61%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.61%) Agile Business Analyst
13 8 (3.21%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (34.94%) Spring
2 80 (32.13%) HTML
3 77 (30.92%) XML
4 71 (28.51%) Web Services
5 68 (27.31%) jQuery
6 59 (23.69%) JSON
7 55 (22.09%) .NET
8 52 (20.88%) CSS
9 39 (15.66%) J2EE
10 35 (14.06%) REST
11 33 (13.25%) Ajax
12 28 (11.24%) Java EE
13 25 (10.04%) SOAP
13 25 (10.04%) Middleware
14 24 (9.64%) HTML5
15 21 (8.43%) RESTful
15 21 (8.43%) AngularJS
16 19 (7.63%) EJB
17 18 (7.23%) Hibernate
17 18 (7.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (19.68%) Computer Science
3 40 (16.06%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (11.65%) Open Source
5 25 (10.04%) User Experience
6 17 (6.83%) Mobile App
7 14 (5.62%) N-Tier
8 13 (5.22%) Client/Server
8 13 (5.22%) Management Information System
9 12 (4.82%) Clustering
10 9 (3.61%) iPad
11 6 (2.41%) Data Structures
12 5 (2.01%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.61%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.61%) Oracle Exalogic
13 4 (1.61%) Algorithms
14 3 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (1.20%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
15 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.86%) Linux
2 23 (9.24%) UNIX
3 20 (8.03%) Windows
4 14 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.82%) Android
5 12 (4.82%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.20%) AIX
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (28.92%) Scrum
3 66 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (24.90%) TDD
5 61 (24.50%) Software Engineering
6 38 (15.26%) E-Commerce
7 36 (14.46%) Enterprise Architecture
8 30 (12.05%) Migration
8 30 (12.05%) User Stories
9 26 (10.44%) Validation
9 26 (10.44%) CRM
10 25 (10.04%) OO
11 23 (9.24%) Project Management
11 23 (9.24%) MVC
11 23 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (8.43%) TOGAF
12 21 (8.43%) Web Development
13 20 (8.03%) ITIL
14 19 (7.63%) BPEL
14 19 (7.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 133 (53.41%) Java
2 95 (38.15%) JavaScript
3 77 (30.92%) SQL
4 56 (22.49%) C#
5 30 (12.05%) Python
6 21 (8.43%) C++
7 17 (6.83%) PHP
8 15 (6.02%) Ruby
9 11 (4.42%) Jython
10 10 (4.02%) Apex Code
11 8 (3.21%) XPath
11 8 (3.21%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.61%) XQuery
12 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.20%) VB
14 2 (0.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (18.47%) Degree
2 11 (4.42%) MCSE
2 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (4.02%) MCITP
3 10 (4.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.01%) ISEB
4 5 (2.01%) PMP
4 5 (2.01%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.01%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CCNA
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.05%) QA
2 10 (4.02%) COBIT
3 5 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.42%) vCloud
3 10 (4.02%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (4.02%) vSphere
3 10 (4.02%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (4.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.20%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.80%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.40%) SCCM
5 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (34.94%) Oracle
2 24 (9.64%) IBM
2 24 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.24%) SAP
4 17 (6.83%) Sitecore
4 17 (6.83%) VMware
5 14 (5.62%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.82%) MuleSoft
6 12 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (4.42%) Juniper
7 11 (4.42%) Cisco
7 11 (4.42%) HP
7 11 (4.42%) AppDynamics
8 10 (4.02%) hybris
8 10 (4.02%) Veritas
9 5 (2.01%) Genesys
10 3 (1.20%) Sybase
10 3 (1.20%) Adobe
11 2 (0.80%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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