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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 53 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.27% 3.87% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 4.62% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% -3.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
287 433 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 78.63% 83.75% 76.73%
Number of salaries quoted 229 252 197
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
1 11 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) AppDynamics
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) EJB
3 6 (40.00%) Struts
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Retail
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Practice Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) PMP
4 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 5 (33.33%) People Management
5 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (20.00%) Adobe
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Internet
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Commerce Server
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) French Language
3 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) EJB
1 6 (40.00%) Struts
1 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) iBATIS
2 3 (20.00%) Dojo
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) Servlets
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
2 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (20.00%) Mustache
2 3 (20.00%) Underscore.js
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Practice Management
4 5 (33.33%) People Management
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Product Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) PMP
2 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) AppDynamics
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Software AG
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio