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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 91 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 141 97 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.44% 1.72% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.32% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 74 107
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average 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
4318 4187 4348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.76% 74.04% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 3174 3619
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +48 81 £70,000 +30.23% 8
Bracknell +13 16 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Windsor - 12 £45,000 -
Newbury +7 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Slough -15 7 £60,000 -
Maidenhead -30 6 £73,750 +40.47% 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 107 (43.85%) Java
2 95 (38.93%) Web Services
3 81 (33.20%) XML
4 76 (31.15%) Telecoms
5 73 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (24.59%) J2EE
7 59 (24.18%) HTML
8 58 (23.77%) SQL
9 57 (23.36%) JavaScript
10 56 (22.95%) Oracle
11 54 (22.13%) Scrum
11 54 (22.13%) TDD
12 52 (21.31%) Spring
13 50 (20.49%) Finance
13 50 (20.49%) CSS
13 50 (20.49%) .NET
14 45 (18.44%) E-Commerce
15 43 (17.62%) UML
16 41 (16.80%) jQuery
17 40 (16.39%) C#
18 38 (15.57%) Linux
19 37 (15.16%) SOAP
20 36 (14.75%) Degree
21 34 (13.93%) MVC
21 34 (13.93%) Windows
21 34 (13.93%) Enterprise Software
22 32 (13.11%) Ajax
22 32 (13.11%) SQL Server
22 32 (13.11%) Project Management
23 31 (12.70%) CRM

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (10.25%) WebLogic
2 24 (9.84%) Oracle Service Bus
3 19 (7.79%) Apache
4 17 (6.97%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 16 (6.56%) Apache Solr
6 14 (5.74%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.51%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (4.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (4.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.23%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.23%) CMS
9 3 (1.23%) SAP Web AS
10 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.82%) Mule
10 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.41%) Confluence
11 1 (0.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.46%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.64%) MS Project
4 2 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.51%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (4.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.23%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.23%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.15%) SaaS
2 14 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.46%) PaaS
3 6 (2.46%) IaaS
4 4 (1.64%) Force.com
5 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.43%) Internet
2 16 (6.56%) HTTP
3 9 (3.69%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.23%) SSL
4 3 (1.23%) S/MIME
5 2 (0.82%) LTE
5 2 (0.82%) 3G
5 2 (0.82%) Firewall
5 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.41%) VPN
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) ATM
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.41%) Frame Relay
6 1 (0.41%) NAS
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.30%) MySQL
3 23 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.61%) RDBMS
4 21 (8.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (6.56%) Oracle Database
6 16 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (4.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 10 (4.10%) EDRMS
9 7 (2.87%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (2.05%) DTS
12 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.23%) DB2
13 3 (1.23%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (8.61%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.38%) Selenium
3 16 (6.56%) Mockito
4 12 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.10%) Subversion
5 10 (4.10%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.46%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.64%) RSpec
7 4 (1.64%) JUnit
7 4 (1.64%) Maven
8 2 (0.82%) Ant
8 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.82%) Arquillian
9 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.41%) JIRA
9 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (31.15%) Telecoms
2 50 (20.49%) Finance
3 15 (6.15%) Marketing
4 11 (4.51%) Back Office
4 11 (4.51%) Retail
5 9 (3.69%) Banking
5 9 (3.69%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.87%) French Language
6 7 (2.87%) German Language
6 7 (2.87%) Billing
7 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (35.25%) Developer
2 67 (27.46%) Architect
3 38 (15.57%) Solutions Architect
4 35 (14.34%) Consultant
5 30 (12.30%) Java Developer
6 22 (9.02%) Java Consultant
7 19 (7.79%) Programmer
7 19 (7.79%) Analyst
8 18 (7.38%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.97%) Software Developer
9 17 (6.97%) Business Analyst
10 16 (6.56%) Agile Business Analyst
11 14 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (5.74%) Senior Architect
12 12 (4.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 11 (4.51%) Technical Architect
13 11 (4.51%) C# Developer
14 10 (4.10%) Team Leader
14 10 (4.10%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (4.10%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (38.93%) Web Services
2 81 (33.20%) XML
3 60 (24.59%) J2EE
4 59 (24.18%) HTML
5 52 (21.31%) Spring
6 50 (20.49%) .NET
6 50 (20.49%) CSS
7 41 (16.80%) jQuery
8 37 (15.16%) SOAP
9 32 (13.11%) Ajax
10 27 (11.07%) Java EE
10 27 (11.07%) JSON
10 27 (11.07%) Middleware
11 23 (9.43%) ASP.NET
12 22 (9.02%) HTML5
13 20 (8.20%) WCF
13 20 (8.20%) XSLT
14 19 (7.79%) JSP
14 19 (7.79%) RESTful
15 16 (6.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.93%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (10.66%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.38%) Mobile App
3 18 (7.38%) RIA
4 17 (6.97%) iPad
5 16 (6.56%) Client/Server
6 14 (5.74%) Data Integration
7 10 (4.10%) Taxonomies
8 7 (2.87%) Open Source
9 4 (1.64%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.64%) CMDB
10 3 (1.23%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.82%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.41%) iPhone
12 1 (0.41%) Replication
12 1 (0.41%) Clustering
12 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.57%) Linux
2 34 (13.93%) Windows
3 15 (6.15%) UNIX
4 4 (1.64%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.64%) Android
4 4 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.23%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.23%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.23%) AIX
6 2 (0.82%) Solaris
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.13%) TDD
2 54 (22.13%) Scrum
3 45 (18.44%) E-Commerce
4 43 (17.62%) UML
5 34 (13.93%) MVC
6 32 (13.11%) Project Management
7 31 (12.70%) CRM
8 29 (11.89%) TOGAF
9 24 (9.84%) Software Engineering
9 24 (9.84%) User Stories
10 22 (9.02%) Unit Testing
11 19 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.79%) Extreme Programming
12 18 (7.38%) Product Management
12 18 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.38%) EAI
12 18 (7.38%) BDD
13 16 (6.56%) DSDM
14 15 (6.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 107 (43.85%) Java
2 58 (23.77%) SQL
3 57 (23.36%) JavaScript
4 40 (16.39%) C#
5 11 (4.51%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.10%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.69%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.46%) VB
8 6 (2.46%) C++
9 4 (1.64%) Ruby
10 3 (1.23%) ABAP
10 3 (1.23%) Perl
11 2 (0.82%) C
11 2 (0.82%) Groovy
11 2 (0.82%) Scala
12 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.41%) PHP
12 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.41%) PHP5
12 1 (0.41%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 36 (14.75%) Degree
2 25 (10.25%) Security Cleared
3 22 (9.02%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.10%) OCP
4 10 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.82%) MBA
5 2 (0.82%) CISSP
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.69%) NSN NetAct
2 7 (2.87%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.87%) Netcool
3 6 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.05%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (1.64%) HP NNM
5 4 (1.64%) Puppet
5 4 (1.64%) OpenView
5 4 (1.64%) TeMIP
5 4 (1.64%) OVPI
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 56 (22.95%) Oracle
2 30 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.84%) SAP
4 18 (7.38%) EMC
5 16 (6.56%) IBM
5 16 (6.56%) hybris
6 10 (4.10%) Open Text
7 9 (3.69%) Ericsson
7 9 (3.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 8 (3.28%) Huawei
9 6 (2.46%) Siebel
10 5 (2.05%) HP
10 5 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.64%) Informatica
11 4 (1.64%) BMC
12 3 (1.23%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.23%) Remedy
12 3 (1.23%) Cramer
12 3 (1.23%) Amdocs
12 3 (1.23%) NetCracker
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