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 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 94 107 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 50 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.96% 1.65% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.11% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 38
Average salary £60,000 £48,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £71,750 £60,000
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2028 1947 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.40% 78.26% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1474 1274
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Reading

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (52.14%) Java
1 61 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (48.72%) SQL
3 56 (47.86%) Telecoms
4 53 (45.30%) XML
5 50 (42.74%) Web Services
6 49 (41.88%) Linux
7 48 (41.03%) Finance
8 47 (40.17%) Spring
8 47 (40.17%) Degree
9 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
9 46 (39.32%) Analytical Skills
10 45 (38.46%) HTML
10 45 (38.46%) CSS
10 45 (38.46%) jQuery
11 44 (37.61%) J2EE
11 44 (37.61%) Tomcat
11 44 (37.61%) Scrum
11 44 (37.61%) TDD
12 41 (35.04%) Apache
12 41 (35.04%) Git (software)
12 41 (35.04%) Mentoring
13 40 (34.19%) SAP
13 40 (34.19%) Computer Science
13 40 (34.19%) Unit Testing
13 40 (34.19%) BDD
14 38 (32.48%) Java EE
15 37 (31.62%) MySQL
15 37 (31.62%) JSP
15 37 (31.62%) XSLT

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (37.61%) Tomcat
2 41 (35.04%) Apache
3 37 (31.62%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (5.98%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.71%) Mule
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (6.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.42%) SaaS
1 4 (3.42%) PaaS
1 4 (3.42%) IaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.62%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.71%) IKE
3 2 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) MySQL
2 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.97%) Relational Database
4 13 (11.11%) Adabas
4 13 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (8.55%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.98%) EDRMS
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (5.98%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.56%) RavenDB
8 3 (2.56%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (35.04%) Git (software)
2 37 (31.62%) Selenium
2 37 (31.62%) Mockito
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.42%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.42%) Rational Rose
5 4 (3.42%) RequisitePro
5 4 (3.42%) ClearQuest
5 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.42%) Ant
5 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.42%) RSpec
6 2 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.71%) JUnit
6 2 (1.71%) Subversion
6 2 (1.71%) Maven
6 2 (1.71%) JIRA
6 2 (1.71%) NSubstitute
6 2 (1.71%) MSBuild
General
1 56 (47.86%) Telecoms
2 48 (41.03%) Finance
3 7 (5.98%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Billing
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (38.46%) Developer
2 39 (33.33%) Architect
2 39 (33.33%) Consultant
3 37 (31.62%) Java Consultant
4 36 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (17.95%) Java Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Java Architect
6 18 (15.38%) Solutions Consultant
6 18 (15.38%) Java Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.40%) Adabas Natural Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Natural/Adabas Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
7 11 (9.40%) Analyst Programmer
7 11 (9.40%) Programmer
7 11 (9.40%) Analyst
8 10 (8.55%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
9 9 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (6.84%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.84%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (45.30%) XML
2 50 (42.74%) Web Services
3 47 (40.17%) Spring
4 45 (38.46%) jQuery
4 45 (38.46%) HTML
4 45 (38.46%) CSS
5 44 (37.61%) J2EE
6 38 (32.48%) Java EE
7 37 (31.62%) XHTML
7 37 (31.62%) JSP
7 37 (31.62%) XSLT
8 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 9 (7.69%) .NET
8 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (5.98%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.98%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (5.13%) XSD
11 5 (4.27%) WSDL
11 5 (4.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (39.32%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (34.19%) Computer Science
3 37 (31.62%) Client/Server
3 37 (31.62%) iPad
4 7 (5.98%) Data Integration
4 7 (5.98%) Taxonomies
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) Open Source
7 2 (1.71%) User Experience
8 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.88%) Linux
2 23 (19.66%) UNIX
3 22 (18.80%) Windows
4 4 (3.42%) AIX
5 2 (1.71%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (37.61%) TDD
2 44 (37.61%) Scrum
3 41 (35.04%) Mentoring
4 40 (34.19%) Unit Testing
4 40 (34.19%) BDD
5 37 (31.62%) Extreme Programming
5 37 (31.62%) DSDM
5 37 (31.62%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.40%) MVC
7 10 (8.55%) CRM
7 10 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.69%) DevOps
9 8 (6.84%) UML
9 8 (6.84%) Workflow
9 8 (6.84%) Migration
9 8 (6.84%) TOGAF
9 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.98%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.14%) Java
2 57 (48.72%) SQL
3 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.11%) NATURAL
5 9 (7.69%) C#
6 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.98%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.42%) C++
8 4 (3.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (40.17%) Degree
2 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
2 16 (13.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) OCP
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.42%) Puppet
3 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.56%) Netcool
3 3 (2.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 40 (34.19%) SAP
2 37 (31.62%) hybris
3 23 (19.66%) Oracle
4 12 (10.26%) HP
5 11 (9.40%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.55%) EMC
7 7 (5.98%) IBM
7 7 (5.98%) Open Text
8 3 (2.56%) Amdocs
8 3 (2.56%) NetCracker
8 3 (2.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (2.56%) Remedy
8 3 (2.56%) Cramer
8 3 (2.56%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.71%) Huawei
9 2 (1.71%) Sencha
10 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.85%) Siebel
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