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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 101 97 134
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +37
Permanent jobs citing SOA 119 135 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.37% 2.30% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.94% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 98 108 70
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £85,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
4079 4594 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.14% 78.40% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3156 3081 3208
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Maidenhead +45 44 £57,500 -9.80% 5
Reading -45 26 £47,500 -28.30%
Slough +11 18 £42,500 -32.00%
Bracknell +7 2 - -
Newbury +4 2 £62,500 +38.88%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 134 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (42.42%) Java
3 93 (35.23%) Web Services
4 91 (34.47%) XML
5 71 (26.89%) Scrum
5 71 (26.89%) Oracle
6 69 (26.14%) JavaScript
7 68 (25.76%) WebLogic
8 64 (24.24%) jQuery
9 59 (22.35%) Middleware
10 58 (21.97%) Git (software)
11 57 (21.59%) SQL Server
11 57 (21.59%) JBoss
12 56 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (20.08%) C#
14 50 (18.94%) SQL
15 49 (18.56%) HTML
16 48 (18.18%) Computer Science
17 45 (17.05%) Linux
17 45 (17.05%) Spring
18 44 (16.67%) Python
18 44 (16.67%) Selenium
19 43 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (16.29%) SDLC
19 43 (16.29%) .NET
19 43 (16.29%) CSS
19 43 (16.29%) Finance
20 41 (15.53%) Enterprise Software
20 41 (15.53%) DevOps
21 40 (15.15%) Oracle Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 68 (25.76%) WebLogic
2 57 (21.59%) JBoss
3 29 (10.98%) WebSphere
4 21 (7.95%) Tomcat
5 17 (6.44%) Apache
5 17 (6.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (4.92%) Apache Solr
7 12 (4.55%) Node.js
8 11 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
9 10 (3.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 9 (3.41%) CMS
10 9 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (3.41%) Apache Pig
11 8 (3.03%) SharePoint
12 7 (2.65%) IIS
13 6 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
13 6 (2.27%) GlassFish
14 5 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.02%) SaaS
2 10 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.65%) PaaS
5 6 (2.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.92%) HTTP
2 9 (3.41%) SAN
2 9 (3.41%) NAS
3 8 (3.03%) Firewall
3 8 (3.03%) DNS
4 7 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.65%) DHCP
5 3 (1.14%) Internet
6 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.76%) LAN
6 2 (0.76%) WAN
6 2 (0.76%) SSL
6 2 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.38%) ATM
7 1 (0.38%) VPN
7 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.38%) Frame Relay
7 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 32 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 24 (9.09%) Big Data
5 20 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 18 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 17 (6.44%) Relational Database
8 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (5.68%) MongoDB
10 12 (4.55%) MySQL
11 11 (4.17%) RDBMS
12 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.41%) Data Mining
12 9 (3.41%) CouchDB
13 8 (3.03%) DTS
13 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 58 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.67%) Selenium
3 38 (14.39%) JUnit
4 36 (13.64%) Subversion
5 28 (10.61%) Hudson
6 20 (7.58%) JIRA
6 20 (7.58%) Ant
7 13 (4.92%) Maven
8 10 (3.79%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.79%) EasyMock
8 10 (3.79%) WebDriver
8 10 (3.79%) DbUnit
8 10 (3.79%) SoapUI
8 10 (3.79%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.65%) Mockito
10 6 (2.27%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.14%) Log4j
13 3 (1.14%) NUnit
General
1 43 (16.29%) Finance
2 21 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.82%) Legal
4 17 (6.44%) Law
5 13 (4.92%) Retail
6 9 (3.41%) Banking
7 8 (3.03%) Billing
8 6 (2.27%) Marketing
9 4 (1.52%) Publishing
9 4 (1.52%) Games
10 3 (1.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 130 (49.24%) Developer
2 72 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 57 (21.59%) Senior Developer
4 56 (21.21%) Architect
5 27 (10.23%) Senior Manager
5 27 (10.23%) Build Manager
6 25 (9.47%) Software Engineer
7 24 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (6.06%) Data Architect
10 16 (6.06%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.17%) Analyst
11 11 (4.17%) Business Analyst
12 10 (3.79%) QA Engineer
12 10 (3.79%) Senior QA Engineer
13 9 (3.41%) Software Design Engineer
13 9 (3.41%) Design Engineer
14 8 (3.03%) Administrator
14 8 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (35.23%) Web Services
2 91 (34.47%) XML
3 64 (24.24%) jQuery
4 59 (22.35%) Middleware
5 49 (18.56%) HTML
6 45 (17.05%) Spring
7 43 (16.29%) .NET
7 43 (16.29%) CSS
8 39 (14.77%) J2EE
9 32 (12.12%) REST
10 27 (10.23%) JSON
11 24 (9.09%) Ajax
12 23 (8.71%) HTML5
13 22 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 22 (8.33%) Hibernate
14 19 (7.20%) EJB
14 19 (7.20%) CSS3
15 16 (6.06%) PhoneGap
15 16 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
15 16 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 43 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (15.53%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (7.20%) User Experience
5 14 (5.30%) Data Integration
5 14 (5.30%) Data Centre
6 13 (4.92%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.55%) N-Tier
7 12 (4.55%) Data Structures
8 11 (4.17%) Mathematics
9 10 (3.79%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.65%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.65%) Clustering
10 7 (2.65%) iPad
10 7 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (2.65%) Public Cloud
11 6 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (2.27%) Oracle Exalogic
11 6 (2.27%) Life Science
12 3 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.05%) Linux
2 33 (12.50%) UNIX
3 29 (10.98%) Windows
4 21 (7.95%) Apple iOS
5 19 (7.20%) Android
6 12 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (26.89%) Scrum
3 56 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (16.29%) SDLC
5 41 (15.53%) DevOps
6 39 (14.77%) Software Engineering
7 36 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 34 (12.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 34 (12.88%) TDD
8 34 (12.88%) Open Source
9 32 (12.12%) Data Modelling
9 32 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (11.74%) Migration
10 31 (11.74%) TOGAF
10 31 (11.74%) Mentoring
11 29 (10.98%) Project Management
12 28 (10.61%) Web Development
12 28 (10.61%) Unit Testing
13 27 (10.23%) MVC
14 26 (9.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 112 (42.42%) Java
2 69 (26.14%) JavaScript
3 53 (20.08%) C#
4 50 (18.94%) SQL
5 44 (16.67%) Python
6 28 (10.61%) Jython
7 17 (6.44%) PHP
8 16 (6.06%) Ruby
9 13 (4.92%) C++
10 9 (3.41%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.03%) VB
12 3 (1.14%) C
12 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (1.14%) XPath
12 3 (1.14%) XQuery
12 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.76%) Scala
13 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (15.15%) Degree
2 8 (3.03%) MCSE
2 8 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (2.65%) MCITP
3 7 (2.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.89%) ISEB
5 2 (0.76%) PMP
5 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CCNA
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.92%) QA
2 8 (3.03%) COBIT
3 6 (2.27%) GCP
3 6 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.03%) vCloud
3 7 (2.65%) Terminal Services
3 7 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (2.65%) vSphere
4 6 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (2.27%) Xen
4 6 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.65%) Puppet
2 7 (2.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (26.89%) Oracle
2 29 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.47%) SAP
4 13 (4.92%) VMware
5 12 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.41%) HP
6 9 (3.41%) Cisco
6 9 (3.41%) hybris
7 8 (3.03%) Juniper
8 7 (2.65%) Veritas
9 5 (1.89%) Genesys
10 4 (1.52%) IBM
11 3 (1.14%) Adobe
11 3 (1.14%) Google
11 3 (1.14%) webMethods
12 2 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.76%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.76%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.76%) F5
12 2 (0.76%) Cognos
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