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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 72 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 161 131 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.62% 2.62% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.10% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 144 103 78
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £80,000 £78,250
UK excluding London median 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
3864 4227 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.99% 84.49% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 3050 3155
Median salary £50,000 £53,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +48 82 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Slough +13 17 £47,500 -33.33% 1
Bracknell -3 13 £69,250 +25.90%
Maidenhead -21 8 £60,000 -
Newbury +8 5 £50,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (47.33%) Java
3 123 (43.77%) SQL Server
4 112 (39.86%) Oracle
5 91 (32.38%) JavaScript
6 83 (29.54%) SQL
7 76 (27.05%) .NET
8 75 (26.69%) XML
9 68 (24.20%) MVC
10 66 (23.49%) Finance
11 65 (23.13%) Middleware
12 64 (22.78%) ETL
12 64 (22.78%) Waterfall
13 63 (22.42%) SDLC
14 55 (19.57%) ASP.NET
15 54 (19.22%) HTML
16 53 (18.86%) Analytics
16 53 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 50 (17.79%) ITIL
18 49 (17.44%) SOAP
19 48 (17.08%) Web Services
20 47 (16.73%) C#
21 43 (15.30%) Spring
22 42 (14.95%) UML
23 41 (14.59%) Subversion
24 40 (14.23%) WebSphere
24 40 (14.23%) CSS
24 40 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
25 39 (13.88%) Enterprise Software
26 38 (13.52%) TDD

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 40 (14.23%) WebSphere
2 19 (6.76%) Apache
3 16 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.98%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (4.63%) JBoss
6 12 (4.27%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.91%) IIS
7 11 (3.91%) Node.js
8 10 (3.56%) OpenStack
9 9 (3.20%) nginx
10 8 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (2.85%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (2.14%) CMS
12 6 (2.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 6 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 7 (2.49%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.71%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.19%) SaaS
2 18 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (4.63%) IaaS
5 12 (4.27%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.05%) HTTP
2 14 (4.98%) SSL
3 10 (3.56%) IPv4
3 10 (3.56%) S/MIME
4 7 (2.49%) Firewall
5 6 (2.14%) LDAP
5 6 (2.14%) NAS
5 6 (2.14%) SAN
5 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.36%) GGSN
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (43.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.54%) QlikView
2 24 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.76%) Big Data
3 19 (6.76%) RDBMS
3 19 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.63%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (4.27%) DB2
7 12 (4.27%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.27%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.27%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.56%) Data Mining
8 10 (3.56%) DTS
9 9 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.85%) Redis
10 8 (2.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (14.59%) Subversion
2 34 (12.10%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (8.54%) Artifactory
4 24 (8.54%) JIRA
5 17 (6.05%) Toad
6 16 (5.69%) Git (software)
7 14 (4.98%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.56%) Selenium
9 8 (2.85%) Bugzilla
9 8 (2.85%) NUnit
9 8 (2.85%) Trac
10 7 (2.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.42%) XMLSpy
12 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.71%) JUnit
12 2 (0.71%) Maven
13 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (23.49%) Finance
2 31 (11.03%) Retail
3 17 (6.05%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.85%) Banking
4 8 (2.85%) Marketing
5 4 (1.42%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (35.23%) Architect
2 66 (23.49%) Developer
3 45 (16.01%) Applications Support
4 41 (14.59%) Java Developer
5 31 (11.03%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (9.25%) Analyst
7 21 (7.47%) Applications Support Analyst
8 20 (7.12%) Support Analyst
9 19 (6.76%) Applications Architect
10 18 (6.41%) Senior Developer
11 17 (6.05%) Designer
11 17 (6.05%) Java Architect
11 17 (6.05%) Lead Architect
11 17 (6.05%) SQL Analyst
11 17 (6.05%) SQL Support Analyst
12 14 (4.98%) IT Architect
12 14 (4.98%) IT Manager
13 13 (4.63%) .NET Developer
13 13 (4.63%) Integration Architect
13 13 (4.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (27.05%) .NET
2 75 (26.69%) XML
3 65 (23.13%) Middleware
4 55 (19.57%) ASP.NET
5 54 (19.22%) HTML
6 53 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (17.44%) SOAP
8 48 (17.08%) Web Services
9 43 (15.30%) Spring
10 40 (14.23%) CSS
11 37 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 36 (12.81%) jQuery
13 33 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 33 (11.74%) J2EE
13 33 (11.74%) WebSphere MQ
14 31 (11.03%) REST
15 30 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 30 (10.68%) HTML5
16 28 (9.96%) JSON
16 28 (9.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.88%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (8.90%) Client/Server
3 24 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.56%) Data Integration
5 9 (3.20%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (2.85%) PKI
7 7 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.14%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.42%) AS400
10 4 (1.42%) iSeries
10 4 (1.42%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.07%) FMCG
12 2 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.36%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.74%) Linux
2 28 (9.96%) Unix
3 22 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.12%) Windows
5 6 (2.14%) Solaris
6 5 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (24.20%) MVC
3 64 (22.78%) ETL
3 64 (22.78%) Waterfall
4 63 (22.42%) SDLC
5 53 (18.86%) Analytics
6 50 (17.79%) ITIL
7 42 (14.95%) UML
8 40 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (13.52%) TDD
10 37 (13.17%) Project Management
11 36 (12.81%) E-Commerce
11 36 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (10.68%) Logistics
13 27 (9.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (8.54%) TOGAF
15 23 (8.19%) Automated Testing
15 23 (8.19%) Data Modelling
16 22 (7.83%) Enterprise Architecture
16 22 (7.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 133 (47.33%) Java
2 91 (32.38%) JavaScript
3 83 (29.54%) SQL
4 47 (16.73%) C#
5 24 (8.54%) C++
6 16 (5.69%) Bash Shell
7 14 (4.98%) XPath
8 12 (4.27%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.27%) VB
9 11 (3.91%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.56%) PHP
10 10 (3.56%) Python
11 9 (3.20%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.14%) Perl
12 6 (2.14%) Scala
13 5 (1.78%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (4.63%) SC Cleared
1 13 (4.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.27%) Degree
3 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) CISSP
4 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.03%) QA
2 10 (3.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.56%) Docker
2 10 (3.56%) KVM
2 10 (3.56%) VirtualBox
3 8 (2.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (2.85%) HDFS
4 6 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.85%) Ambari
1 8 (2.85%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (2.85%) Kibana
2 3 (1.07%) OpenAM
2 3 (1.07%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) MOM
Vendors
1 112 (39.86%) Oracle
2 24 (8.54%) IBM
2 24 (8.54%) Informatica
3 22 (7.83%) Red Hat
4 19 (6.76%) Sitecore
5 15 (5.34%) VMware
5 15 (5.34%) webMethods
6 13 (4.63%) Microsoft
7 12 (4.27%) Twitter
7 12 (4.27%) Yahoo!
8 10 (3.56%) Casewise
8 10 (3.56%) Cognos
9 9 (3.20%) Ab Initio
10 8 (2.85%) Software AG
11 6 (2.14%) Sun
12 5 (1.78%) SAP
13 4 (1.42%) DevExpress
13 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.42%) Telerik
13 4 (1.42%) TIBCO
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 15 minutes ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefitss
Posted: 4 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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