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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 115 87 123
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 113 159 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.08% 2.92% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 3.72% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 91 89
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,775 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.04% +6.89%
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
4399 4277 4033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.89% 78.51% 76.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3249 3078 3155
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Maidenhead +2 32 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Reading -5 29 £59,000 -15.71% 6
Newbury 0 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Slough -6 12 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Bracknell -27 11 £73,750 +34.09% 3
Wokingham +15 4 £45,000 -31.81%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 124 (52.10%) Java
2 115 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 93 (39.08%) XML
4 90 (37.82%) SQL
5 87 (36.55%) Spring
6 85 (35.71%) HTML
7 83 (34.87%) Oracle
7 83 (34.87%) Git (software)
8 81 (34.03%) Scrum
9 75 (31.51%) TDD
10 69 (28.99%) Finance
11 62 (26.05%) CSS
12 61 (25.63%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (24.37%) jQuery
13 58 (24.37%) Telecoms
14 54 (22.69%) Subversion
15 52 (21.85%) JSON
16 51 (21.43%) Linux
17 50 (21.01%) J2EE
17 50 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
18 48 (20.17%) Web Services
19 46 (19.33%) Software Engineering
20 44 (18.49%) UNIX
21 43 (18.07%) .NET
21 43 (18.07%) WebLogic
22 42 (17.65%) Java EE
23 41 (17.23%) Oracle BPM
24 40 (16.81%) Degree
25 39 (16.39%) Computer Science

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 43 (18.07%) WebLogic
2 32 (13.45%) Tomcat
3 29 (12.18%) Oracle Service Bus
4 26 (10.92%) JBoss
4 26 (10.92%) Apache
5 21 (8.82%) CMS
5 21 (8.82%) Apache Solr
6 20 (8.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (4.20%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.78%) WebLogic Portal
9 8 (3.36%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.26%) IIS
10 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 10 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (17.23%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.34%) SaaS
2 10 (4.20%) Force.com
3 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.82%) HTTP
2 10 (4.20%) SSL
3 6 (2.52%) Internet
4 3 (1.26%) SAN
4 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.26%) DNS
4 3 (1.26%) DHCP
4 3 (1.26%) NAS
5 2 (0.84%) IKE
5 2 (0.84%) CTI
6 1 (0.42%) MPLS
6 1 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.45%) Relational Database
3 27 (11.34%) RDBMS
4 25 (10.50%) MySQL
5 19 (7.98%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.20%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.20%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.78%) Adabas
8 7 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.52%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.68%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.68%) Essbase
11 3 (1.26%) EDRMS
11 3 (1.26%) DB2
11 3 (1.26%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 83 (34.87%) Git (software)
2 54 (22.69%) Subversion
3 30 (12.61%) Selenium
3 30 (12.61%) Hudson
4 23 (9.66%) Jenkins
5 21 (8.82%) Mockito
6 18 (7.56%) Ant
7 8 (3.36%) JIRA
8 6 (2.52%) JUnit
9 5 (2.10%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.68%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.68%) Rational Rose
10 4 (1.68%) RequisitePro
10 4 (1.68%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.26%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.26%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.84%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (28.99%) Finance
2 58 (24.37%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.72%) Marketing
4 14 (5.88%) Retail
5 12 (5.04%) Banking
6 11 (4.62%) Advertising
7 7 (2.94%) French Language
8 6 (2.52%) Billing
9 4 (1.68%) Games
9 4 (1.68%) Legal
10 3 (1.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
11 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 99 (41.60%) Developer
2 78 (32.77%) Architect
3 47 (19.75%) Senior Developer
4 42 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 40 (16.81%) Solutions Architect
6 31 (13.03%) Consultant
7 22 (9.24%) Build Manager
8 21 (8.82%) Java Consultant
9 17 (7.14%) Applications Architect
9 17 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 15 (6.30%) Analyst
11 13 (5.46%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (5.04%) Java Architect
12 12 (5.04%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (5.04%) Technical Architect
12 12 (5.04%) Senior Manager
12 12 (5.04%) Programmer
12 12 (5.04%) Solutions Consultant
13 10 (4.20%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 10 (4.20%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (39.08%) XML
2 87 (36.55%) Spring
3 85 (35.71%) HTML
4 62 (26.05%) CSS
5 58 (24.37%) jQuery
6 52 (21.85%) JSON
7 50 (21.01%) J2EE
8 48 (20.17%) Web Services
9 43 (18.07%) .NET
10 42 (17.65%) Java EE
11 35 (14.71%) SOAP
12 31 (13.03%) Ajax
13 27 (11.34%) RESTful
13 27 (11.34%) XSLT
14 22 (9.24%) JSP
15 21 (8.82%) XHTML
16 20 (8.40%) SAML
16 20 (8.40%) OAuth
16 20 (8.40%) Play Framework
17 14 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (16.39%) Computer Science
3 23 (9.66%) Client/Server
4 22 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (8.82%) iPad
6 13 (5.46%) Open Source
7 12 (5.04%) User Experience
8 10 (4.20%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.52%) Clustering
11 3 (1.26%) Taxonomies
11 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.26%) RIA
12 2 (0.84%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.84%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle Exalogic
13 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.43%) Linux
2 44 (18.49%) UNIX
3 22 (9.24%) Windows
4 4 (1.68%) AIX
4 4 (1.68%) Solaris
4 4 (1.68%) Android
4 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (34.03%) Scrum
3 75 (31.51%) TDD
4 61 (25.63%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (19.33%) Software Engineering
6 37 (15.55%) E-Commerce
7 34 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 33 (13.87%) DevOps
9 31 (13.03%) CRM
10 25 (10.50%) BPEL
10 25 (10.50%) User Stories
11 24 (10.08%) BDD
11 24 (10.08%) Enterprise Architecture
12 23 (9.66%) MVC
13 22 (9.24%) Validation
13 22 (9.24%) Extreme Programming
13 22 (9.24%) Unit Testing
14 21 (8.82%) DSDM
14 21 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (8.40%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (52.10%) Java
2 93 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 90 (37.82%) SQL
4 36 (15.13%) Python
5 34 (14.29%) C#
6 20 (8.40%) Jython
7 16 (6.72%) C++
8 10 (4.20%) Apex Code
9 9 (3.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 9 (3.78%) NATURAL
10 8 (3.36%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.94%) PHP
12 6 (2.52%) Ruby
13 5 (2.10%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.68%) XPath
15 3 (1.26%) VB
16 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (16.81%) Degree
2 10 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.94%) VCP4
5 3 (1.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.26%) MCITP
5 3 (1.26%) MCSE
5 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.84%) PMP
6 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.50%) QA
2 4 (1.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (1.26%) vSphere
2 3 (1.26%) vCloud
2 3 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (34.87%) Oracle
2 30 (12.61%) IBM
3 24 (10.08%) SAP
4 21 (8.82%) hybris
5 20 (8.40%) Sitecore
6 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 13 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (5.04%) HP
8 12 (5.04%) VMware
9 10 (4.20%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.68%) Sybase
10 4 (1.68%) webMethods
10 4 (1.68%) Software AG
10 4 (1.68%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.26%) Veritas
11 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.26%) Juniper
11 3 (1.26%) Open Text
11 3 (1.26%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.26%) Cisco
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + Private healthcare, 25 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £71500.00 - £715000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago