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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 55 106 127
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 170 128 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.00% 2.41% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.83% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 135 106 85
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,700 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -
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
3734 4522 4885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.94% 85.21% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2877 3522 3245
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Maidenhead -10 45 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Reading +29 31 £58,750 +17.50%
Bracknell +12 17 £47,500 -
Slough +15 11 £53,750 +26.47%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 166 (50.15%) Oracle
2 130 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (32.63%) Java
4 104 (31.42%) Middleware
5 89 (26.89%) SQL
6 82 (24.77%) TDD
7 79 (23.87%) SQL Server
8 71 (21.45%) ETL
9 65 (19.64%) Waterfall
10 64 (19.34%) JavaScript
11 62 (18.73%) Software Engineering
12 61 (18.43%) .NET
13 60 (18.13%) ITIL
13 60 (18.13%) MVC
14 56 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
15 54 (16.31%) HTML
16 53 (16.01%) SOAP
17 50 (15.11%) XML
18 49 (14.80%) Web Services
19 48 (14.50%) Finance
20 47 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
21 45 (13.60%) Linux
22 44 (13.29%) ASP.NET
22 44 (13.29%) QA
22 44 (13.29%) Oracle Service Bus
22 44 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
23 42 (12.69%) CSS
24 41 (12.39%) WebLogic
24 41 (12.39%) C#
25 38 (11.48%) Windows

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 44 (13.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 41 (12.39%) WebLogic
3 35 (10.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 35 (10.57%) WebSphere
4 27 (8.16%) JBoss
5 22 (6.65%) Apache
6 19 (5.74%) IIS
7 17 (5.14%) Tomcat
8 16 (4.83%) SharePoint
9 12 (3.63%) CMS
10 11 (3.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (2.11%) MQSeries
11 7 (2.11%) nginx
12 6 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.21%) GlassFish
14 4 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.21%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (9.37%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 10 (3.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.46%) SaaS
2 20 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.72%) PaaS
4 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.91%) IaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Route 53
5 3 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) Force.com
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.65%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.93%) HTTP
3 12 (3.63%) LDAP
4 9 (2.72%) Firewall
5 7 (2.11%) DHCP
5 7 (2.11%) DNS
6 6 (1.81%) NAS
6 6 (1.81%) SAN
6 6 (1.81%) SSL
7 3 (0.91%) IPv4
8 2 (0.60%) Internet
9 1 (0.30%) LAN
9 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.06%) Oracle Database
3 24 (7.25%) Oracle ODI
4 19 (5.74%) DB2
4 19 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (5.14%) RDBMS
5 17 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (4.53%) MongoDB
8 14 (4.23%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.93%) MySQL
10 12 (3.63%) Big Data
10 12 (3.63%) Data Mining
11 11 (3.32%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (3.02%) NoSQL
12 10 (3.02%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (2.72%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (2.11%) GIS
15 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.74%) Subversion
3 17 (5.14%) Toad
4 12 (3.63%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.02%) JIRA
6 9 (2.72%) Maven
7 8 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.51%) NUnit
9 5 (1.51%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (1.21%) Selenium
10 4 (1.21%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.21%) XMLSpy
11 3 (0.91%) Ant
11 3 (0.91%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.91%) FishEye
11 3 (0.91%) Hudson
11 3 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (14.50%) Finance
2 27 (8.16%) Retail
3 10 (3.02%) Banking
3 10 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.81%) Marketing
5 4 (1.21%) Billing
6 3 (0.91%) French Language
7 1 (0.30%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (31.12%) Architect
2 94 (28.40%) Developer
3 46 (13.90%) Applications Support
4 36 (10.88%) Oracle Developer
5 28 (8.46%) Analyst
5 28 (8.46%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (7.25%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.65%) Applications Architect
8 21 (6.34%) SOA Architect
9 20 (6.04%) Java Architect
10 19 (5.74%) Applications Support Analyst
10 19 (5.74%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.44%) Consultant
11 18 (5.44%) Integration Architect
12 17 (5.14%) SQL Analyst
12 17 (5.14%) SQL Server Analyst
12 17 (5.14%) SQL Support Analyst
13 15 (4.53%) Java Applications Architect
14 14 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 14 (4.23%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.42%) Middleware
2 61 (18.43%) .NET
3 54 (16.31%) HTML
4 53 (16.01%) SOAP
5 50 (15.11%) XML
6 49 (14.80%) Web Services
7 44 (13.29%) ASP.NET
7 44 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (12.69%) CSS
9 38 (11.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 38 (11.48%) Spring
10 35 (10.57%) jQuery
11 34 (10.27%) Oracle Fusion
12 31 (9.37%) REST
13 30 (9.06%) Java EE
14 27 (8.16%) WebSphere MQ
15 26 (7.85%) JSON
16 25 (7.55%) Ajax
16 25 (7.55%) JMS
17 24 (7.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.85%) Data Integration
3 21 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.32%) Clustering
5 11 (3.32%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.11%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.81%) Replication
9 4 (1.21%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.21%) FMCG
9 4 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.91%) Blog
10 3 (0.91%) iPhone
10 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.91%) PKI
10 3 (0.91%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.60%) Linux
2 38 (11.48%) Windows
3 24 (7.25%) Unix
4 23 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (5.74%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.72%) CentOS
7 7 (2.11%) Solaris
7 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.21%) Android
9 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (24.77%) TDD
3 71 (21.45%) ETL
4 65 (19.64%) Waterfall
5 62 (18.73%) Software Engineering
6 60 (18.13%) ITIL
6 60 (18.13%) MVC
7 56 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (11.18%) Integration Testing
10 36 (10.88%) BPEL
11 35 (10.57%) Mentoring
12 34 (10.27%) Validation
13 33 (9.97%) SDLC
14 29 (8.76%) Data Modelling
14 29 (8.76%) Logistics
15 27 (8.16%) UML
16 26 (7.85%) Analytics
17 22 (6.65%) TOGAF
18 21 (6.34%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 108 (32.63%) Java
2 89 (26.89%) SQL
3 64 (19.34%) JavaScript
4 41 (12.39%) C#
5 22 (6.65%) Python
6 21 (6.34%) PL/SQL
7 19 (5.74%) XPath
8 18 (5.44%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.53%) Perl
10 9 (2.72%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.81%) C++
11 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.81%) Tcl
11 6 (1.81%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.81%) XQuery
12 4 (1.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (0.91%) Groovy
13 3 (0.91%) Jython
13 3 (0.91%) Ruby
14 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (6.34%) Degree
2 11 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.11%) MCITP
3 7 (2.11%) MCSE
3 7 (2.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.91%) MBA
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.29%) QA
2 25 (7.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.11%) Terminal Services
2 7 (2.11%) vCloud
2 7 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (2.11%) vSphere
3 6 (1.81%) Docker
3 6 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.91%) HDFS
4 3 (0.91%) KVM
4 3 (0.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (3.32%) Puppet
2 8 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (2.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (1.81%) Kibana
4 6 (1.81%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.51%) Ansible
5 5 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.91%) Ambari
6 3 (0.91%) Graylog
6 3 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.91%) logstash
6 3 (0.91%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.30%) MOM
7 1 (0.30%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 166 (50.15%) Oracle
2 33 (9.97%) IBM
3 24 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.44%) webMethods
5 17 (5.14%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.23%) Casewise
7 13 (3.93%) Ab Initio
7 13 (3.93%) VMware
8 12 (3.63%) Cognos
8 12 (3.63%) HP
8 12 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (3.32%) Sitecore
9 11 (3.32%) Software AG
10 10 (3.02%) Twitter
10 10 (3.02%) Yahoo!
11 7 (2.11%) Cisco
11 7 (2.11%) Veritas
12 6 (1.81%) SAP
12 6 (1.81%) Sun
13 4 (1.21%) TIBCO
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