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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 95 94 134
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +40
Permanent jobs citing SOA 126 144 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.49% 2.52% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.26% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 100 113 73
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £85,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
4096 4415 4245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.92% 77.21% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3051 2964 3284
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -41 40 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Maidenhead +42 39 £57,500 -32.35% 2
Slough +5 19 £43,750 -27.08% 3
Newbury +4 3 £62,500 +19.04%
Bracknell 0 1 £55,000 +13.40%
Wokingham - 1 £45,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 146 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (44.37%) Java
3 87 (30.63%) Web Services
4 83 (29.23%) XML
5 81 (28.52%) Oracle
6 72 (25.35%) Scrum
7 71 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 68 (23.94%) jQuery
9 66 (23.24%) WebLogic
10 64 (22.54%) Spring
11 63 (22.18%) Finance
11 63 (22.18%) SQL
11 63 (22.18%) Git (software)
12 57 (20.07%) HTML
13 56 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
14 55 (19.37%) Middleware
15 54 (19.01%) C#
15 54 (19.01%) SQL Server
16 53 (18.66%) .NET
17 51 (17.96%) JBoss
18 47 (16.55%) Linux
18 47 (16.55%) Software Engineering
18 47 (16.55%) Selenium
19 46 (16.20%) Computer Science
19 46 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
19 46 (16.20%) SDLC
20 45 (15.85%) Enterprise Software
21 44 (15.49%) CSS
22 43 (15.14%) Oracle Database
23 42 (14.79%) SaaS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 66 (23.24%) WebLogic
2 51 (17.96%) JBoss
3 32 (11.27%) WebSphere
4 21 (7.39%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (4.58%) Apache
6 13 (4.58%) Apache Solr
6 13 (4.58%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (3.87%) WebLogic Portal
8 10 (3.52%) IIS
8 10 (3.52%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (3.17%) Node.js
9 9 (3.17%) Apache Pig
9 9 (3.17%) CMS
10 8 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
10 8 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (2.11%) GlassFish
11 6 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (7.04%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle BRM
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.79%) SaaS
2 11 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.46%) PaaS
5 6 (2.11%) GitHub
6 5 (1.76%) Force.com
7 1 (0.35%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.58%) HTTP
2 12 (4.23%) SAN
2 12 (4.23%) NAS
3 11 (3.87%) DNS
4 10 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.52%) DHCP
5 8 (2.82%) Firewall
6 6 (2.11%) SSL
7 3 (1.06%) Internet
8 2 (0.70%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.70%) LAN
8 2 (0.70%) WAN
8 2 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.35%) ATM
9 1 (0.35%) VPN
9 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.35%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 43 (15.14%) Oracle Database
3 35 (12.32%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.15%) Big Data
5 21 (7.39%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 19 (6.69%) Hadoop
6 19 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (6.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (6.34%) MongoDB
8 15 (5.28%) RDBMS
9 13 (4.58%) MySQL
10 12 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (3.17%) Data Mining
11 9 (3.17%) CouchDB
12 8 (2.82%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (2.82%) DTS
12 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (22.18%) Git (software)
2 47 (16.55%) Selenium
3 41 (14.44%) Subversion
4 39 (13.73%) JUnit
5 29 (10.21%) Ant
6 22 (7.75%) JIRA
7 21 (7.39%) Hudson
8 13 (4.58%) Maven
9 12 (4.23%) WebDriver
9 12 (4.23%) SoapUI
9 12 (4.23%) SpecFlow
9 12 (4.23%) Jenkins
10 11 (3.87%) Eclipse
11 9 (3.17%) DbUnit
11 9 (3.17%) EasyMock
12 7 (2.46%) Mockito
13 4 (1.41%) Log4j
14 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
15 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.70%) NUnit
General
1 63 (22.18%) Finance
2 32 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.39%) Retail
4 17 (5.99%) Law
5 15 (5.28%) Legal
6 12 (4.23%) Billing
6 12 (4.23%) Banking
7 7 (2.46%) Advertising
8 5 (1.76%) Publishing
8 5 (1.76%) Marketing
9 4 (1.41%) Games
10 3 (1.06%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 134 (47.18%) Developer
2 77 (27.11%) Java Developer
3 66 (23.24%) Architect
4 64 (22.54%) Senior Developer
5 29 (10.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 28 (9.86%) Software Engineer
7 27 (9.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (7.04%) Senior Manager
8 20 (7.04%) Build Manager
9 19 (6.69%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (5.63%) Data Architect
10 16 (5.63%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.93%) Technical Architect
12 12 (4.23%) Analyst
12 12 (4.23%) Business Analyst
12 12 (4.23%) Senior QA Engineer
12 12 (4.23%) QA Engineer
13 10 (3.52%) Senior Architect
14 9 (3.17%) Software Design Engineer
14 9 (3.17%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (30.63%) Web Services
2 83 (29.23%) XML
3 68 (23.94%) jQuery
4 64 (22.54%) Spring
5 57 (20.07%) HTML
6 55 (19.37%) Middleware
7 53 (18.66%) .NET
8 44 (15.49%) CSS
9 40 (14.08%) J2EE
10 37 (13.03%) JSON
11 31 (10.92%) REST
12 28 (9.86%) Ajax
13 26 (9.15%) HTML5
14 24 (8.45%) AngularJS
14 24 (8.45%) Hibernate
15 21 (7.39%) CSS3
16 18 (6.34%) PhoneGap
17 16 (5.63%) Java EE
18 15 (5.28%) EJB
19 14 (4.93%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.20%) Computer Science
1 46 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (15.85%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (8.45%) Data Centre
4 22 (7.75%) User Experience
5 14 (4.93%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.93%) N-Tier
6 13 (4.58%) Data Structures
7 12 (4.23%) Clustering
8 11 (3.87%) Client/Server
9 10 (3.52%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.52%) Data Integration
10 8 (2.82%) Oracle Exalogic
11 7 (2.46%) iPad
11 7 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (2.46%) Public Cloud
12 6 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (2.11%) Life Science
13 5 (1.76%) Mathematics
14 4 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.55%) Linux
2 29 (10.21%) Windows
3 27 (9.51%) UNIX
4 18 (6.34%) Android
4 18 (6.34%) Apple iOS
5 16 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (25.35%) Scrum
3 56 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (16.55%) Software Engineering
5 46 (16.20%) SDLC
6 39 (13.73%) Migration
7 37 (13.03%) TDD
7 37 (13.03%) Open Source
8 34 (11.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 34 (11.97%) E-Commerce
9 33 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (11.62%) TOGAF
10 32 (11.27%) Project Management
11 31 (10.92%) Mentoring
12 30 (10.56%) DevOps
13 28 (9.86%) MVC
13 28 (9.86%) Web Development
14 27 (9.51%) Data Modelling
14 27 (9.51%) OO
15 25 (8.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 126 (44.37%) Java
2 71 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 63 (22.18%) SQL
4 54 (19.01%) C#
5 40 (14.08%) Python
6 21 (7.39%) Jython
7 19 (6.69%) PHP
8 18 (6.34%) Ruby
9 11 (3.87%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.52%) C++
11 8 (2.82%) VB
12 5 (1.76%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.41%) XPath
13 4 (1.41%) XQuery
13 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.35%) C
14 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.35%) Perl
14 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (14.08%) Degree
2 11 (3.87%) MCSE
2 11 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (3.52%) MCITP
3 10 (3.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.76%) PMP
4 5 (1.76%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.35%) CCNA
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.99%) QA
2 11 (3.87%) COBIT
3 6 (2.11%) GCP
3 6 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.87%) vCloud
3 10 (3.52%) Terminal Services
3 10 (3.52%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (3.52%) vSphere
4 6 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (2.11%) Xen
4 6 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (3.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 10 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.46%) Puppet
3 6 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.11%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.06%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.35%) SCCM
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (28.52%) Oracle
2 33 (11.62%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.80%) SAP
4 17 (5.99%) VMware
5 16 (5.63%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.23%) HP
6 12 (4.23%) Cisco
7 11 (3.87%) IBM
7 11 (3.87%) Juniper
8 10 (3.52%) Veritas
9 9 (3.17%) hybris
10 8 (2.82%) AppDynamics
11 6 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.76%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.76%) Genesys
13 4 (1.41%) MuleSoft
14 3 (1.06%) Adobe
15 2 (0.70%) Cognos
15 2 (0.70%) Sybase
15 2 (0.70%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £6500075000 per annum + Excellent Salary
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London or Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago