The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 61 28 71
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +43
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.62% 7.07% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 8.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £70,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
SOA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 315 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 84.56% 82.46% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 308 174 281
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SOA
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Bracknell region.

SOA Salary Trend in Bracknell

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) AppDynamics
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) J2EE
3 7 (41.18%) Product Management
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) EJB
5 5 (29.41%) Servlets
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Struts
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
5 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (29.41%) Spring
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) French Language
5 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (23.53%) Essbase
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Essbase
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) French Language
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Technician
1 5 (29.41%) Account Manager
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support
1 5 (29.41%) Senior IT Support
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support Technician
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Account Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Technician
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) EJB
2 5 (29.41%) Servlets
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) Struts
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) WSDL
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
1 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
1 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Product Management
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Social Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) AppDynamics
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Hyperion