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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 65 32 70
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +38
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.83% 7.05% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 8.54% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 4
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
492 363 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 82.00% 82.50% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 299 196 326
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 24 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (45.45%) AppDynamics
3 9 (40.91%) Migration
4 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) Product Management
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) EJB
6 5 (22.73%) Servlets
6 5 (22.73%) Struts
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) UML
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 5 (22.73%) EAI
6 5 (22.73%) Mac OS X
6 5 (22.73%) Middleware
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
6 5 (22.73%) Spring
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) French Language

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (18.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (18.18%) Essbase
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) French Language
2 2 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Support Technician
2 5 (22.73%) IT Support
2 5 (22.73%) Senior IT Support
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Technician
2 5 (22.73%) Account Manager
2 5 (22.73%) IT Support Technician
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Account Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) J2EE
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) Struts
2 5 (22.73%) EJB
2 5 (22.73%) Servlets
2 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
2 5 (22.73%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
1 5 (22.73%) Mac OS X
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Product Management
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
4 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
4 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) UML
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) EAI
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Social Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) AppDynamics
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Hyperion