The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 80 137 117
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 147 82 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.62% 1.50% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.06% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 110 70 115
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4135 3989 4402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.66% 72.78% 73.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3083 3706
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +40 74 £70,000 +28.73% 5
Bracknell +19 26 £48,500 -3.00%
Windsor - 10 £45,000 -
Newbury +16 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Slough -10 8 £60,000 - 1
Maidenhead -22 3 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Wokingham - 1 £85,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 109 (41.44%) Java
2 100 (38.02%) Web Services
3 89 (33.84%) XML
4 83 (31.56%) Telecoms
5 76 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (22.43%) .NET
7 57 (21.67%) TDD
8 56 (21.29%) HTML
9 55 (20.91%) J2EE
9 55 (20.91%) JavaScript
9 55 (20.91%) Oracle
9 55 (20.91%) Scrum
10 53 (20.15%) Spring
11 49 (18.63%) SQL
12 48 (18.25%) Finance
13 47 (17.87%) UML
14 46 (17.49%) C#
15 44 (16.73%) CSS
15 44 (16.73%) E-Commerce
16 42 (15.97%) MVC
17 41 (15.59%) Project Management
18 40 (15.21%) SOAP
18 40 (15.21%) Ajax
19 37 (14.07%) SQL Server
19 37 (14.07%) Microsoft
20 35 (13.31%) jQuery
20 35 (13.31%) Enterprise Software
21 34 (12.93%) JSON
21 34 (12.93%) CRM
22 31 (11.79%) Degree

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 27 (10.27%) WebLogic
2 25 (9.51%) Oracle Service Bus
3 20 (7.60%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.32%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.18%) Apache
6 9 (3.42%) Apache Solr
6 9 (3.42%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (3.04%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (2.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (2.66%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.52%) FileNet
10 3 (1.14%) SAP Web AS
10 3 (1.14%) CMS
10 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
10 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.14%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (1.14%) Quickr
10 3 (1.14%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 26 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.90%) MS Office
3 5 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.52%) MS Project
5 3 (1.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (3.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.14%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.14%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.14%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.76%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.08%) SaaS
2 15 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.28%) IaaS
3 6 (2.28%) PaaS
4 4 (1.52%) Force.com
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.65%) Internet
2 14 (5.32%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (3.42%) HTTP
4 4 (1.52%) SSL
4 4 (1.52%) LDAP
5 3 (1.14%) S/MIME
5 3 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.76%) LTE
6 2 (0.76%) VoLTE
6 2 (0.76%) 3G
7 1 (0.38%) Firewall
7 1 (0.38%) DNS
7 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.38%) DHCP
7 1 (0.38%) FTP
7 1 (0.38%) SAN
7 1 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (8.75%) MySQL
4 22 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.22%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.84%) RDBMS
7 15 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (5.70%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (3.04%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (3.04%) EDRMS
10 7 (2.66%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 6 (2.28%) DB2
12 5 (1.90%) DTS
13 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.14%) SAP BW
14 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
16 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.80%) Selenium
4 9 (3.42%) Subversion
5 8 (3.04%) Mockito
6 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.66%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.28%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.90%) Maven
9 4 (1.52%) RSpec
9 4 (1.52%) JUnit
10 2 (0.76%) Arquillian
10 2 (0.76%) Ant
11 1 (0.38%) NUnit
11 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.38%) Moq
11 1 (0.38%) MSTest
11 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 83 (31.56%) Telecoms
2 48 (18.25%) Finance
3 16 (6.08%) Marketing
4 14 (5.32%) Banking
5 11 (4.18%) Retail
5 11 (4.18%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.80%) French Language
6 10 (3.80%) Billing
7 9 (3.42%) Back Office
8 7 (2.66%) German Language
9 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.76%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (34.22%) Developer
2 68 (25.86%) Architect
3 30 (11.41%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (10.65%) Consultant
5 27 (10.27%) Java Developer
6 23 (8.75%) Analyst
7 22 (8.37%) Programmer
8 21 (7.98%) Business Analyst
9 20 (7.60%) Senior Developer
9 20 (7.60%) Agile Business Analyst
10 18 (6.84%) Software Developer
11 16 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (5.32%) Senior Architect
12 14 (5.32%) Java Consultant
13 13 (4.94%) Technical Architect
14 12 (4.56%) C# Developer
15 11 (4.18%) BizTalk Developer
16 10 (3.80%) Senior Solutions Architect
17 9 (3.42%) Integration Architect
18 8 (3.04%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (38.02%) Web Services
2 89 (33.84%) XML
3 59 (22.43%) .NET
4 56 (21.29%) HTML
5 55 (20.91%) J2EE
6 53 (20.15%) Spring
7 44 (16.73%) CSS
8 40 (15.21%) SOAP
8 40 (15.21%) Ajax
9 35 (13.31%) jQuery
10 34 (12.93%) JSON
11 28 (10.65%) Middleware
12 27 (10.27%) ASP.NET
13 25 (9.51%) Java EE
13 25 (9.51%) RESTful
14 24 (9.13%) HTML5
14 24 (9.13%) WCF
15 19 (7.22%) CSS3
15 19 (7.22%) WSDL
15 19 (7.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.31%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (9.51%) Mobile App
3 22 (8.37%) RIA
4 19 (7.22%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.18%) Data Integration
6 9 (3.42%) iPad
7 8 (3.04%) Taxonomies
7 8 (3.04%) CMDB
7 8 (3.04%) Open Source
7 8 (3.04%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.52%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.76%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.38%) Replication
10 1 (0.38%) Clustering
10 1 (0.38%) Firmware
10 1 (0.38%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.41%) Windows
2 27 (10.27%) Linux
3 13 (4.94%) UNIX
4 3 (1.14%) AIX
4 3 (1.14%) Solaris
4 3 (1.14%) Android
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (21.67%) TDD
3 55 (20.91%) Scrum
4 47 (17.87%) UML
5 44 (16.73%) E-Commerce
6 42 (15.97%) MVC
7 41 (15.59%) Project Management
8 34 (12.93%) CRM
9 31 (11.79%) User Stories
10 27 (10.27%) TOGAF
11 26 (9.89%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.75%) eTOM
14 20 (7.60%) Mobile Application Development
15 19 (7.22%) EAI
15 19 (7.22%) ITIL
16 18 (6.84%) Configuration Management
17 17 (6.46%) Performance Management
17 17 (6.46%) Product Management
18 14 (5.32%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (41.44%) Java
2 55 (20.91%) JavaScript
3 49 (18.63%) SQL
4 46 (17.49%) C#
5 11 (4.18%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.04%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.04%) C++
6 8 (3.04%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.28%) VB
8 5 (1.90%) Perl
9 4 (1.52%) Ruby
10 3 (1.14%) Jython
10 3 (1.14%) ABAP
10 3 (1.14%) Python
11 2 (0.76%) Groovy
11 2 (0.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (0.76%) Scala
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) Korn
12 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (11.79%) Degree
2 21 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.66%) OCP
4 7 (2.66%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.76%) CISSP
5 2 (0.76%) MBA
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) MCITP
6 1 (0.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (5.32%) NSN NetAct
2 12 (4.56%) Tivoli
2 12 (4.56%) Netcool
3 9 (3.42%) Cisco IPCC
4 8 (3.04%) OVPI
4 8 (3.04%) HP NNM
4 8 (3.04%) OpenView
4 8 (3.04%) TeMIP
5 4 (1.52%) Puppet
5 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.38%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 55 (20.91%) Oracle
2 37 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.51%) IBM
4 20 (7.60%) EMC
5 16 (6.08%) SAP
6 14 (5.32%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 14 (5.32%) Ericsson
7 9 (3.42%) HP
7 9 (3.42%) Huawei
8 8 (3.04%) hybris
8 8 (3.04%) BMC
8 8 (3.04%) Open Text
9 6 (2.28%) Siebel
9 6 (2.28%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.52%) Informatica
11 4 (1.52%) Apple
11 4 (1.52%) Amdocs
11 4 (1.52%) NetCracker
11 4 (1.52%) Remedy
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