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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 99 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 46 59 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.02% 2.45% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 3.19% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 33
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £83,000 £76,000
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
1869 1850 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.90% 76.89% 71.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1281 1271
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 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Reading

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 61 (66.30%) Java
2 43 (46.74%) XML
3 37 (40.22%) WebLogic
3 37 (40.22%) Open Source
4 36 (39.13%) Linux
4 36 (39.13%) Finance
5 35 (38.04%) Oracle
5 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (35.87%) jQuery
7 31 (33.70%) WebSphere
7 31 (33.70%) Software Engineering
8 30 (32.61%) JBoss
9 29 (31.52%) HTML
10 28 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 27 (29.35%) Web Services
11 27 (29.35%) Spring
12 26 (28.26%) SQL
12 26 (28.26%) HTML5
12 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
13 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
13 25 (27.17%) Ant
13 25 (27.17%) JSON
13 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
14 23 (25.00%) MVC
14 23 (25.00%) Oracle Database
15 22 (23.91%) .NET
15 22 (23.91%) Windows
15 22 (23.91%) CSS
16 21 (22.83%) Python
16 21 (22.83%) Migration

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (40.22%) WebLogic
2 31 (33.70%) WebSphere
3 30 (32.61%) JBoss
4 13 (14.13%) Tomcat
5 12 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 10 (10.87%) IIS
6 10 (10.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 10 (10.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (6.52%) GlassFish
7 6 (6.52%) Apache
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (6.52%) Apache Solr
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (4.35%) Liferay
9 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
1 11 (11.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) SaaS
2 11 (11.96%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.52%) PaaS
3 6 (6.52%) GitHub
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) DNS
1 11 (11.96%) NAS
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.87%) DHCP
3 7 (7.61%) Firewall
4 6 (6.52%) HTTP
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (1.09%) Frame Relay
6 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.09%) ATM
6 1 (1.09%) LAN
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.09%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (14.13%) NoSQL
5 10 (10.87%) Hadoop
5 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
6 9 (9.78%) DTS
7 7 (7.61%) Big Data
8 6 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (6.52%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (6.52%) Essbase
8 6 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.35%) MySQL
9 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Ant
1 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.74%) JUnit
2 20 (21.74%) JIRA
2 20 (21.74%) Selenium
3 11 (11.96%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.87%) Maven
5 7 (7.61%) Subversion
6 4 (4.35%) Log4j
6 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.09%) NUnit
8 1 (1.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 36 (39.13%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Retail
3 12 (13.04%) Billing
4 10 (10.87%) Legal
5 6 (6.52%) Law
6 5 (5.43%) Advertising
7 4 (4.35%) Banking
8 3 (3.26%) Marketing
9 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 49 (53.26%) Developer
2 35 (38.04%) Java Developer
3 23 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 23 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 21 (22.83%) Architect
4 21 (22.83%) Senior Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Technical Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.52%) DBA
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Senior DBA
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Principal Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.74%) XML
2 33 (35.87%) jQuery
3 29 (31.52%) HTML
4 27 (29.35%) Web Services
4 27 (29.35%) Spring
5 26 (28.26%) HTML5
5 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
6 25 (27.17%) JSON
7 22 (23.91%) .NET
7 22 (23.91%) CSS
8 20 (21.74%) CSS3
8 20 (21.74%) PhoneGap
9 16 (17.39%) Middleware
10 14 (15.22%) J2EE
11 12 (13.04%) WebCenter
11 12 (13.04%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (10.87%) Software Packaging
13 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
14 7 (7.61%) WPF
14 7 (7.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.96%) N-Tier
4 10 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 10 (10.87%) Clustering
4 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (7.61%) Public Cloud
6 6 (6.52%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (6.52%) Life Science
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle Exalogic
7 5 (5.43%) User Experience
7 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.35%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.13%) Linux
2 22 (23.91%) Windows
3 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.61%) UNIX
5 6 (6.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Open Source
2 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) Software Engineering
4 23 (25.00%) MVC
5 21 (22.83%) Migration
6 20 (21.74%) OOP
6 20 (21.74%) Mobile Development
6 20 (21.74%) Web Development
7 19 (20.65%) Project Management
8 18 (19.57%) Mentoring
9 14 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (14.13%) SDLC
11 12 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (11.96%) CRM
13 10 (10.87%) ITIL
13 10 (10.87%) Validation
13 10 (10.87%) TOGAF
13 10 (10.87%) SABSA
13 10 (10.87%) Project Planning
13 10 (10.87%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (66.30%) Java
2 28 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.26%) SQL
4 21 (22.83%) Python
5 20 (21.74%) Ruby
5 20 (21.74%) C#
5 20 (21.74%) PHP
6 11 (11.96%) PL/SQL
7 9 (9.78%) VB
8 8 (8.70%) XPath
9 4 (4.35%) XQuery
9 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) MCSE
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (11.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (10.87%) MCITP
2 10 (10.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (9.78%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) COBIT
2 6 (6.52%) GCP
3 4 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.96%) vCloud
3 10 (10.87%) Terminal Services
3 10 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (10.87%) vSphere
4 6 (6.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (6.52%) Xen
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 10 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.52%) Data Guard
2 6 (6.52%) Puppet
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) VMware
3 11 (11.96%) Cisco
3 11 (11.96%) HP
3 11 (11.96%) Juniper
4 10 (10.87%) Veritas
4 10 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.43%) Genesys
6 1 (1.09%) CA
6 1 (1.09%) NetApp
6 1 (1.09%) Novell
6 1 (1.09%) EMC
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.09%) ATG
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) Brocade
6 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.09%) hybris
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago