The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 41 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.65% 2.06% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.47% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 0
Median salary £65,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
354 526 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.65% 83.23% 84.03%
Number of salaries quoted 315 413 359
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SOA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SOA Salary Trend in Slough

SOA
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Slough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for SOA.

1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (73.33%) Finance
4 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (56.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
5 17 (56.67%) .NET
5 17 (56.67%) ITIL
5 17 (56.67%) Toad
6 16 (53.33%) Waterfall
7 11 (36.67%) Release Management
7 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (33.33%) ETL
8 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle
9 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.00%) Analytics
11 5 (16.67%) SDLC
11 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
11 5 (16.67%) DB2
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) Cognos
11 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
12 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (13.33%) Target Operating Model

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 5 (16.67%) DB2
4 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) DataStage
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Toad
General
1 22 (73.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) Applications Support
1 17 (56.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Support Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) Support Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Web Applications Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Web Applications Support
4 5 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
1 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
1 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) Java EE
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) EJB
5 1 (3.33%) JMS
5 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 17 (56.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (53.33%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) Release Management
5 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 10 (33.33%) ETL
6 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.00%) Analytics
8 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
8 5 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (10.00%) Data Management
10 3 (10.00%) Presales
11 2 (6.67%) CRM
11 2 (6.67%) Product Management
11 2 (6.67%) Project Management
12 1 (3.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 1 (3.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Cognos