The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 53 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.62% 4.30% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 5.38% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 10
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £55,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
358 520 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 72.32% 79.88% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 299 439 392
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Slough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (75.00%) TDD
2 17 (70.83%) Scrum
2 17 (70.83%) RESTful
2 17 (70.83%) User Stories
3 15 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
4 14 (58.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
7 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
7 7 (29.17%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (12.50%) Marketing
10 3 (12.50%) SAP
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
10 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
10 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
11 2 (8.33%) SAP Security
11 2 (8.33%) BDD
11 2 (8.33%) Scala
11 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 2 (8.33%) Feature Driven Development
11 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
11 2 (8.33%) Velocity
11 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
11 2 (8.33%) Groovy
11 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (8.33%) NetWeaver
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Documentum
2 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.17%) FileNet
2 1 (4.17%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP GRC
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
1 2 (8.33%) S/MIME
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) MarkLogic
General
1 15 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) RESTful
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) Velocity
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Java EE
4 1 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (75.00%) TDD
2 17 (70.83%) Scrum
2 17 (70.83%) User Stories
3 14 (58.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Security
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Feature Driven Development
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) SEO
7 2 (8.33%) Data Security
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Web Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Scala
2 2 (8.33%) Groovy
2 2 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) MBA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) ClickSoftware Technologies