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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 55 38 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.25% 5.25% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 6.54% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £70,750 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.63% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,700 £55,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
460 367 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 86.30% 80.31% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 301 222 210
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (56.52%) Project Management
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
1 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (56.52%) AppDynamics
2 12 (52.17%) Migration
3 9 (39.13%) J2EE
3 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (39.13%) Product Management
4 8 (34.78%) French Language
4 8 (34.78%) EJB
4 8 (34.78%) Servlets
4 8 (34.78%) Struts
4 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
4 8 (34.78%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) Spring
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Practice Management
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) PMP
7 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) People Management
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (17.39%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (17.39%) Essbase
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) French Language
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Advertising
5 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Account Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) J2EE
2 8 (34.78%) EJB
2 8 (34.78%) Servlets
2 8 (34.78%) Struts
2 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
2 8 (34.78%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) WSDL
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Solaris
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Management
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Migration
3 9 (39.13%) Product Management
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) People Management
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) Practice Management
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.70%) ETL
9 1 (4.35%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
9 1 (4.35%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) CRM
9 1 (4.35%) ERP
9 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PMP
2 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) AppDynamics
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Software AG