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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 93 119
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 163 158 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.37% 2.90% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 3.43% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 141 121 74
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
4144 4607 4670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.73% 84.42% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3351 3263 3340
Median salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
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 3 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 3 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 +60 94 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Slough +2 18 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Maidenhead -16 11 £65,000 -7.14%
Bracknell -7 8 £69,250 -1.07% 3
Newbury -8 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 159 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (49.64%) Java
3 126 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 119 (42.50%) Oracle
5 99 (35.36%) JavaScript
6 92 (32.86%) SQL
6 92 (32.86%) XML
7 86 (30.71%) .NET
8 76 (27.14%) Waterfall
9 73 (26.07%) Middleware
10 72 (25.71%) MVC
11 65 (23.21%) SDLC
12 63 (22.50%) C#
12 63 (22.50%) ASP.NET
12 63 (22.50%) Finance
13 59 (21.07%) ETL
14 57 (20.36%) ITIL
15 54 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (18.93%) Web Services
17 49 (17.50%) SOAP
17 49 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
18 48 (17.14%) Analytics
18 48 (17.14%) UML
19 46 (16.43%) Spring
20 44 (15.71%) TDD
20 44 (15.71%) Project Management
20 44 (15.71%) HTML
21 41 (14.64%) WebSphere
22 39 (13.93%) Subversion
22 39 (13.93%) WebSphere MQ

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 41 (14.64%) WebSphere
2 19 (6.79%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.07%) Apache
4 16 (5.71%) IIS
5 14 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (4.29%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (4.29%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.93%) Node.js
8 10 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (3.57%) OpenStack
8 10 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (3.57%) WebLogic
9 9 (3.21%) nginx
10 8 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (2.50%) JBoss
12 4 (1.43%) Oracle BPEL
13 2 (0.71%) CMS
13 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.07%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.71%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.07%) SaaS
3 13 (4.64%) IaaS
4 12 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.29%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.14%) SSL
2 17 (6.07%) S/MIME
3 10 (3.57%) IPv4
4 8 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) Firewall
5 1 (0.36%) GGSN
5 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.36%) Internet
5 1 (0.36%) LDAP
5 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.57%) QlikView
4 22 (7.86%) Oracle Database
5 19 (6.79%) Big Data
6 17 (6.07%) RDBMS
6 17 (6.07%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.71%) MongoDB
8 12 (4.29%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (3.93%) NoSQL
10 10 (3.57%) DTS
11 9 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.86%) Redis
12 8 (2.86%) Riak
13 7 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (2.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 39 (13.93%) Subversion
2 36 (12.86%) Jenkins
3 32 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (8.57%) Artifactory
4 24 (8.57%) JIRA
5 21 (7.50%) Visual Studio
6 19 (6.79%) Git (software)
7 18 (6.43%) Toad
8 13 (4.64%) NUnit
8 13 (4.64%) Selenium
9 12 (4.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 9 (3.21%) Bugzilla
11 8 (2.86%) Trac
12 4 (1.43%) JUnit
13 3 (1.07%) MSTest
13 3 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (1.07%) TestNG
14 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.71%) Maven
15 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
General
1 63 (22.50%) Finance
2 20 (7.14%) Retail
3 15 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.50%) Banking
4 7 (2.50%) Marketing
5 5 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (31.43%) Architect
2 70 (25.00%) Developer
3 48 (17.14%) Applications Support
4 42 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 31 (11.07%) Analyst
5 31 (11.07%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 23 (8.21%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.50%) SQL Analyst
9 19 (6.79%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.43%) SQL Support Analyst
11 17 (6.07%) .NET Developer
11 17 (6.07%) Applications Architect
12 16 (5.71%) Lead Architect
13 14 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (5.00%) C# Developer
13 14 (5.00%) IT Architect
13 14 (5.00%) IT Manager
13 14 (5.00%) Technical Architect
14 13 (4.64%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (32.86%) XML
2 86 (30.71%) .NET
3 73 (26.07%) Middleware
4 63 (22.50%) ASP.NET
5 54 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (18.93%) Web Services
7 49 (17.50%) SOAP
8 46 (16.43%) Spring
9 44 (15.71%) HTML
10 39 (13.93%) WebSphere MQ
11 38 (13.57%) J2EE
12 37 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 37 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 36 (12.86%) jQuery
14 33 (11.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (11.43%) CSS
16 30 (10.71%) REST
17 29 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 27 (9.64%) Ajax
18 27 (9.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.93%) Client/Server
4 15 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (4.64%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 9 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.86%) PKI
9 6 (2.14%) AS400
9 6 (2.14%) iSeries
10 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.79%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.07%) Blog
12 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.36%) CMDB
13 1 (0.36%) FMCG
13 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.71%) Linux
2 26 (9.29%) Windows
3 25 (8.93%) Unix
4 19 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.43%) Solaris
7 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (27.14%) Waterfall
3 72 (25.71%) MVC
4 65 (23.21%) SDLC
5 59 (21.07%) ETL
6 57 (20.36%) ITIL
7 48 (17.14%) Analytics
7 48 (17.14%) UML
8 44 (15.71%) Project Management
8 44 (15.71%) TDD
9 35 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 35 (12.50%) Logistics
10 34 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (10.71%) Scrum
12 28 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 27 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (9.29%) Enterprise Architecture
15 25 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (8.93%) Unit Testing
16 24 (8.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (49.64%) Java
2 99 (35.36%) JavaScript
3 92 (32.86%) SQL
4 63 (22.50%) C#
5 24 (8.57%) C++
6 19 (6.79%) VB
7 15 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 14 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.29%) XPath
10 11 (3.93%) PHP
11 10 (3.57%) Python
12 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.14%) Scala
13 4 (1.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.36%) C
15 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (4.64%) Degree
1 13 (4.64%) SC Cleared
1 13 (4.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.36%) CISSP
2 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.86%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.57%) Docker
2 10 (3.57%) KVM
2 10 (3.57%) VirtualBox
3 8 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (2.86%) HDFS
4 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.86%) Ambari
1 8 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (2.86%) Kibana
2 1 (0.36%) MOM
Vendors
1 119 (42.50%) Oracle
2 25 (8.93%) IBM
3 24 (8.57%) Informatica
4 19 (6.79%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.36%) Sitecore
6 13 (4.64%) Microsoft
7 12 (4.29%) VMware
8 10 (3.57%) Twitter
8 10 (3.57%) Yahoo!
9 7 (2.50%) webMethods
10 6 (2.14%) Casewise
11 5 (1.79%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.79%) Software AG
12 4 (1.43%) Cognos
12 4 (1.43%) SAP
13 2 (0.71%) Google
13 2 (0.71%) Teradata
14 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
14 1 (0.36%) Remedy
14 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefitss
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus and extensive benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus car, bonus, share scheme, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus car, bonus, share scheme, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
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