The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 113 77
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 76 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.20% 1.26% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.80% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 24 56
Average salary £70,000 £53,750 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.23% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1746 1613 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.48% 70.22% 77.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1249 1436
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Berkshire

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 30 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Reading

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 59 (57.28%) Java
2 54 (52.43%) Telecoms
3 39 (37.86%) J2EE
3 39 (37.86%) Oracle
4 35 (33.98%) Web Services
5 28 (27.18%) Spring
6 25 (24.27%) SQL
7 24 (23.30%) WebLogic
8 23 (22.33%) CRM
8 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (20.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
9 21 (20.39%) HTML
9 21 (20.39%) CSS
10 20 (19.42%) Linux
10 20 (19.42%) Finance
10 20 (19.42%) Scrum
11 19 (18.45%) Project Management
11 19 (18.45%) Java EE
11 19 (18.45%) Degree
12 18 (17.48%) XML
12 18 (17.48%) E-Commerce
13 17 (16.50%) EMC
13 17 (16.50%) eTOM
14 16 (15.53%) TDD
14 16 (15.53%) jQuery
14 16 (15.53%) Relational Database
14 16 (15.53%) Unit Testing
14 16 (15.53%) SC Cleared
14 16 (15.53%) Security Cleared

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 24 (23.30%) WebLogic
2 21 (20.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (9.71%) Apache
3 10 (9.71%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.71%) Apache Solr
4 9 (8.74%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (6.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.94%) Mule
7 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.94%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.88%) MS Project
2 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) SaaS
1 5 (4.85%) PaaS
1 5 (4.85%) IaaS
2 4 (3.88%) Force.com
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) HTTP
2 9 (8.74%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (4.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) LDAP
4 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.97%) SSL
4 1 (0.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) Relational Database
1 16 (15.53%) RDBMS
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.71%) MySQL
4 8 (7.77%) EDRMS
5 7 (6.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (6.80%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.97%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) Mockito
2 10 (9.71%) Selenium
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.88%) RSpec
6 2 (1.94%) Ant
6 2 (1.94%) JUnit
6 2 (1.94%) Maven
6 2 (1.94%) Subversion
7 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (52.43%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.42%) Finance
3 10 (9.71%) Marketing
3 10 (9.71%) Billing
4 9 (8.74%) Back Office
5 3 (2.91%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Architect
2 25 (24.27%) Consultant
3 24 (23.30%) Developer
4 17 (16.50%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (15.53%) Java Consultant
6 15 (14.56%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Technical Architect
7 8 (7.77%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.77%) SharePoint Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Senior SharePoint Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Oracle Team Leader
8 7 (6.80%) Development Team Leader
8 7 (6.80%) Java Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.83%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.83%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.86%) J2EE
2 35 (33.98%) Web Services
3 28 (27.18%) Spring
4 21 (20.39%) HTML
4 21 (20.39%) CSS
5 19 (18.45%) Java EE
6 18 (17.48%) XML
7 16 (15.53%) jQuery
8 11 (10.68%) XSLT
9 10 (9.71%) JSP
9 10 (9.71%) XHTML
10 9 (8.74%) OSGi
10 9 (8.74%) Struts
11 8 (7.77%) SOAP
12 7 (6.80%) .NET
13 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (4.85%) Ajax
15 4 (3.88%) HTML5
15 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.68%) Data Integration
3 10 (9.71%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.71%) iPad
4 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.77%) Taxonomies
6 5 (4.85%) Open Source
7 4 (3.88%) CMDB
8 2 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.97%) DataPower
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.97%) Firmware
9 1 (0.97%) HACMP
9 1 (0.97%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.97%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) UNIX
4 1 (0.97%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) CRM
1 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.42%) Scrum
3 19 (18.45%) Project Management
4 18 (17.48%) E-Commerce
5 17 (16.50%) eTOM
6 16 (15.53%) TDD
6 16 (15.53%) Unit Testing
7 13 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (12.62%) Configuration Management
8 12 (11.65%) Migration
9 10 (9.71%) DSDM
9 10 (9.71%) Extreme Programming
9 10 (9.71%) BDD
10 9 (8.74%) Fault Management
10 9 (8.74%) Performance Management
10 9 (8.74%) Workflow
10 9 (8.74%) Service Management
10 9 (8.74%) UML
10 9 (8.74%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 59 (57.28%) Java
2 25 (24.27%) SQL
3 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.80%) C#
5 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.88%) Ruby
7 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.97%) XPath
8 1 (0.97%) Korn
8 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 16 (15.53%) SC Cleared
2 16 (15.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) OCP
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) NSN NetAct
1 9 (8.74%) Tivoli
1 9 (8.74%) Netcool
2 8 (7.77%) Cisco IPCC
3 4 (3.88%) OpenView
3 4 (3.88%) TeMIP
3 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.88%) Puppet
3 4 (3.88%) HP NNM
3 4 (3.88%) OVPI
4 1 (0.97%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) Oracle
2 17 (16.50%) EMC
3 14 (13.59%) SAP
4 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.71%) IBM
5 10 (9.71%) hybris
6 9 (8.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 9 (8.74%) Ericsson
7 8 (7.77%) Open Text
8 7 (6.80%) Huawei
9 5 (4.85%) NetCracker
9 5 (4.85%) Amdocs
9 5 (4.85%) Cramer
9 5 (4.85%) Remedy
9 5 (4.85%) Siebel
10 4 (3.88%) Informatica
10 4 (3.88%) HP
10 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (3.88%) BMC
11 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 27 days ago