The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 172 132 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.86% 2.58% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 3.03% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 141 103 116
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
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
3902 4354 4805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.61% 85.06% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3041 3278 3226
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SOA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +13 42 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Maidenhead -17 39 £65,000 +13.04%
Bracknell +11 17 £60,000 - 1
Slough +9 13 £47,500 +8.57%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 146 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (40.66%) Oracle
3 128 (38.55%) Java
4 94 (28.31%) SQL
5 92 (27.71%) SQL Server
6 88 (26.51%) Middleware
7 77 (23.19%) JavaScript
8 74 (22.29%) ETL
9 70 (21.08%) TDD
10 68 (20.48%) MVC
10 68 (20.48%) .NET
11 67 (20.18%) Finance
12 61 (18.37%) ITIL
13 60 (18.07%) Waterfall
14 57 (17.17%) HTML
15 56 (16.87%) XML
16 52 (15.66%) ASP.NET
16 52 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 50 (15.06%) SOAP
18 48 (14.46%) Web Services
18 48 (14.46%) Software Engineering
19 47 (14.16%) QA
20 45 (13.55%) Spring
20 45 (13.55%) Linux
20 45 (13.55%) CSS
21 44 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
22 42 (12.65%) C#
22 42 (12.65%) SDLC
23 41 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
24 39 (11.75%) WebSphere

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 39 (11.75%) WebSphere
2 31 (9.34%) Oracle Service Bus
3 29 (8.73%) WebLogic
4 28 (8.43%) Apache
5 27 (8.13%) JBoss
6 15 (4.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (4.22%) IIS
7 14 (4.22%) Tomcat
8 13 (3.92%) nginx
9 12 (3.61%) CMS
9 12 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (3.31%) OpenStack
10 11 (3.31%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (3.01%) SharePoint
12 7 (2.11%) MQSeries
13 6 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.20%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.20%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (6.63%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 9 (2.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.30%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.34%) SaaS
2 29 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.12%) PaaS
4 16 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (3.31%) IaaS
6 9 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.90%) Route 53
8 3 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.42%) HTTP
2 17 (5.12%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.61%) LDAP
4 11 (3.31%) IPv4
5 6 (1.81%) Firewall
5 6 (1.81%) NAS
5 6 (1.81%) SAN
6 4 (1.20%) SSL
7 3 (0.90%) DHCP
7 3 (0.90%) DNS
8 2 (0.60%) Internet
8 2 (0.60%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.93%) Oracle ODI
3 21 (6.33%) Hadoop
3 21 (6.33%) MongoDB
4 20 (6.02%) DB2
4 20 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.42%) Big Data
5 18 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (4.52%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.22%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (3.92%) Data Mining
8 13 (3.92%) MySQL
8 13 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (3.01%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.71%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (2.71%) Redis
11 9 (2.71%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (7.83%) Subversion
2 25 (7.53%) Jenkins
3 21 (6.33%) Toad
4 20 (6.02%) JIRA
5 19 (5.72%) Git (software)
6 14 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.01%) Selenium
8 9 (2.71%) Bugzilla
8 9 (2.71%) Maven
8 9 (2.71%) Trac
9 8 (2.41%) Artifactory
10 7 (2.11%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.51%) NUnit
11 5 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.20%) XMLSpy
13 3 (0.90%) Ant
13 3 (0.90%) FishEye
13 3 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (20.18%) Finance
2 37 (11.14%) Retail
3 13 (3.92%) Banking
4 12 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.20%) Marketing
6 3 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (31.33%) Architect
2 97 (29.22%) Developer
3 52 (15.66%) Applications Support
4 37 (11.14%) Java Developer
5 33 (9.94%) Solutions Architect
6 32 (9.64%) Analyst
7 25 (7.53%) Java Architect
7 25 (7.53%) Oracle Developer
8 23 (6.93%) Applications Support Analyst
8 23 (6.93%) Support Analyst
9 21 (6.33%) SQL Analyst
9 21 (6.33%) SQL Support Analyst
10 20 (6.02%) Integration Architect
10 20 (6.02%) SQL Server Analyst
11 18 (5.42%) Designer
11 18 (5.42%) SOA Architect
12 15 (4.52%) Applications Architect
12 15 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 15 (4.52%) Java Applications Architect
13 14 (4.22%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (26.51%) Middleware
2 68 (20.48%) .NET
3 57 (17.17%) HTML
4 56 (16.87%) XML
5 52 (15.66%) ASP.NET
5 52 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (15.06%) SOAP
7 48 (14.46%) Web Services
8 45 (13.55%) CSS
8 45 (13.55%) Spring
9 37 (11.14%) jQuery
10 31 (9.34%) J2EE
10 31 (9.34%) REST
10 31 (9.34%) WebSphere MQ
11 29 (8.73%) JSON
11 29 (8.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 28 (8.43%) Oracle Fusion
13 27 (8.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (7.83%) Ajax
14 26 (7.83%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.63%) Data Integration
4 13 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.71%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.71%) PKI
6 8 (2.41%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.41%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (2.11%) Clustering
7 7 (2.11%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.20%) FMCG
9 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.90%) Blog
10 3 (0.90%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.60%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.55%) Linux
2 27 (8.13%) Unix
3 26 (7.83%) Windows
4 25 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.01%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.71%) CentOS
7 7 (2.11%) Solaris
8 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Android
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (22.29%) ETL
3 70 (21.08%) TDD
4 68 (20.48%) MVC
5 61 (18.37%) ITIL
6 60 (18.07%) Waterfall
7 48 (14.46%) Software Engineering
8 44 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (12.65%) SDLC
10 41 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (10.54%) Analytics
12 34 (10.24%) Mentoring
12 34 (10.24%) UML
13 29 (8.73%) Logistics
14 28 (8.43%) Data Modelling
15 27 (8.13%) Integration Testing
16 24 (7.23%) E-Commerce
17 23 (6.93%) BPEL
17 23 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (6.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 128 (38.55%) Java
2 94 (28.31%) SQL
3 77 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 42 (12.65%) C#
5 28 (8.43%) Python
6 26 (7.83%) Bash Shell
7 16 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 15 (4.52%) Perl
9 13 (3.92%) XPath
10 12 (3.61%) C++
11 9 (2.71%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.81%) Tcl
12 6 (1.81%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.90%) Groovy
14 3 (0.90%) Jython
14 3 (0.90%) Ruby
14 3 (0.90%) Scala
14 3 (0.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 21 (6.33%) Degree
2 14 (4.22%) SC Cleared
2 14 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.90%) MCITP
4 3 (0.90%) MCSE
4 3 (0.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.16%) QA
2 21 (6.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.92%) Docker
3 11 (3.31%) KVM
3 11 (3.31%) VirtualBox
4 9 (2.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (2.71%) HDFS
5 6 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.90%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.90%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.90%) vCloud
6 3 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.61%) Kibana
2 10 (3.01%) Puppet
3 9 (2.71%) Ambari
3 9 (2.71%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.51%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.20%) Ansible
7 3 (0.90%) Graylog
7 3 (0.90%) logstash
7 3 (0.90%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 135 (40.66%) Oracle
2 34 (10.24%) IBM
3 21 (6.33%) webMethods
4 19 (5.72%) Red Hat
5 17 (5.12%) VMware
6 15 (4.52%) Ab Initio
7 14 (4.22%) Casewise
7 14 (4.22%) Microsoft
8 13 (3.92%) Cognos
8 13 (3.92%) Software AG
9 12 (3.61%) Twitter
9 12 (3.61%) Yahoo!
10 11 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (3.31%) Sitecore
11 8 (2.41%) Informatica
12 6 (1.81%) Sun
13 5 (1.51%) SAP
14 4 (1.20%) DevExpress
14 4 (1.20%) Telerik
14 4 (1.20%) TIBCO
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