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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 46 45 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +39
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.55% 4.09% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 5.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +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
422 409 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 82.91% 79.73% 81.91%
Number of salaries quoted 282 243 233
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (59.09%) AppDynamics
2 13 (59.09%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Migration
4 9 (40.91%) J2EE
4 9 (40.91%) EJB
4 9 (40.91%) Struts
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (40.91%) Product Management
4 9 (40.91%) Spring
5 8 (36.36%) French Language
5 8 (36.36%) Servlets
5 8 (36.36%) .NET
5 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 5 (22.73%) People Management
7 5 (22.73%) PMP
7 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 5 (22.73%) Practice Management
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) Retail
9 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
10 2 (9.09%) Hyperion

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Commerce Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.09%) Essbase
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) French Language
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Account Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Technical Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) J2EE
1 9 (40.91%) EJB
1 9 (40.91%) Struts
1 9 (40.91%) Spring
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) Servlets
2 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.55%) Mustache
4 1 (4.55%) Underscore.js
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) iBATIS
4 1 (4.55%) Dojo
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Solaris
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Migration
4 9 (40.91%) Product Management
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) Practice Management
6 5 (22.73%) People Management
7 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.09%) ETL
8 2 (9.09%) OO
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.55%) OOD
9 1 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) PMP
2 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) AppDynamics
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Software AG