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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 102 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 41 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.82% 1.48% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.94% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 38
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,100 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1831 1804 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.38% 76.47% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1257 1166
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SOA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SOA Salary Trend in Reading

SOA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Reading

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 51 (69.86%) Java
2 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 31 (42.47%) XML
3 30 (41.10%) jQuery
4 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (39.73%) Spring
5 28 (38.36%) Software Engineering
6 27 (36.99%) Open Source
7 26 (35.62%) HTML
8 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
8 25 (34.25%) WebLogic
8 25 (34.25%) WebSphere
9 24 (32.88%) Oracle
9 24 (32.88%) Linux
10 23 (31.51%) JBoss
10 23 (31.51%) Web Services
11 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
11 22 (30.14%) HTML5
11 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
12 21 (28.77%) JSON
12 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
12 21 (28.77%) Ant
13 19 (26.03%) SQL
13 19 (26.03%) CSS
13 19 (26.03%) MVC
14 18 (24.66%) Migration
15 17 (23.29%) Selenium
15 17 (23.29%) Python
15 17 (23.29%) Windows
16 16 (21.92%) OOP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 25 (34.25%) WebLogic
1 25 (34.25%) WebSphere
2 23 (31.51%) JBoss
3 12 (16.44%) SharePoint
4 10 (13.70%) IIS
4 10 (13.70%) Tomcat
5 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (6.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (5.48%) Liferay
8 3 (4.11%) GlassFish
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (4.11%) Apache
9 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.37%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
1 11 (15.07%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
3 3 (4.11%) PaaS
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.37%) GitHub
5 1 (1.37%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) NAS
1 11 (15.07%) DNS
1 11 (15.07%) SAN
2 10 (13.70%) DHCP
2 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) Internet
4 2 (2.74%) HTTP
5 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.37%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.37%) ATM
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.37%) IKE
5 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.55%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.85%) DTS
6 5 (6.85%) MySQL
7 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.74%) DB2
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.74%) Big Data
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
2 21 (28.77%) Ant
3 17 (23.29%) Selenium
4 16 (21.92%) JUnit
4 16 (21.92%) JIRA
5 11 (15.07%) Eclipse
6 10 (13.70%) Maven
7 7 (9.59%) Subversion
8 4 (5.48%) Log4j
8 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.37%) Mockito
10 1 (1.37%) NUnit
10 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.37%) Rational Rose
10 1 (1.37%) RequisitePro
10 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
General
1 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Retail
3 12 (16.44%) Billing
4 10 (13.70%) Legal
5 5 (6.85%) Advertising
5 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.37%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (57.53%) Developer
2 32 (43.84%) Java Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Senior Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Architect
4 20 (27.40%) Software Engineer
5 19 (26.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (17.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Principal Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.48%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (5.48%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.48%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) XML
2 30 (41.10%) jQuery
3 29 (39.73%) Spring
4 26 (35.62%) HTML
5 23 (31.51%) Web Services
6 22 (30.14%) HTML5
6 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
7 21 (28.77%) JSON
8 19 (26.03%) CSS
9 16 (21.92%) J2EE
9 16 (21.92%) CSS3
9 16 (21.92%) PhoneGap
10 13 (17.81%) .NET
11 10 (13.70%) Software Packaging
12 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
13 8 (10.96%) XSLT
13 8 (10.96%) XSD
14 6 (8.22%) XSL
14 6 (8.22%) Struts
14 6 (8.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
1 11 (15.07%) N-Tier
2 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.70%) Clustering
3 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) User Experience
4 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.11%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Exalogic
7 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.37%) iPad
8 1 (1.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Windows
3 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.96%) UNIX
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) Software Engineering
3 27 (36.99%) Open Source
4 19 (26.03%) MVC
5 18 (24.66%) Migration
6 16 (21.92%) OOP
6 16 (21.92%) Web Development
6 16 (21.92%) Mobile Development
7 11 (15.07%) Project Management
8 10 (13.70%) SABSA
8 10 (13.70%) ITIL
8 10 (13.70%) Multithreading
8 10 (13.70%) Business Development
8 10 (13.70%) Project Planning
8 10 (13.70%) DoDAF
8 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
8 10 (13.70%) Validation
8 10 (13.70%) TOGAF
9 9 (12.33%) OO
10 8 (10.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) Java
2 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.03%) SQL
4 17 (23.29%) Python
5 16 (21.92%) PHP
5 16 (21.92%) Ruby
6 11 (15.07%) C#
7 8 (10.96%) XPath
8 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.85%) VB
10 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.48%) XQuery
11 1 (1.37%) C++
11 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 11 (15.07%) MCSE
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.70%) MCITP
2 10 (13.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (10.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) COBIT
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.07%) vCloud
3 10 (13.70%) vSphere
3 10 (13.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (13.70%) Terminal Services
3 10 (13.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.11%) Data Guard
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) VMware
3 11 (15.07%) Juniper
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco
3 11 (15.07%) HP
4 10 (13.70%) Veritas
4 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
4 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.85%) Genesys
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) hybris
7 1 (1.37%) F5
7 1 (1.37%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.37%) Brocade
7 1 (1.37%) ATG
7 1 (1.37%) Google
7 1 (1.37%) EMC
7 1 (1.37%) CA
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago