The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 43 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.02% 3.29% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 3.82% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 14
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
474 498 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.34% 86.31% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 409 415 381
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Slough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) Oracle
3 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
3 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET
3 23 (63.89%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (55.56%) ETL
6 19 (52.78%) XML
6 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (52.78%) Finance
7 18 (50.00%) Middleware
7 18 (50.00%) ITIL
7 18 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (47.22%) WebSphere
8 17 (47.22%) Release Management
8 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
8 17 (47.22%) Toad
8 17 (47.22%) UML
8 17 (47.22%) SSL
8 17 (47.22%) IBM
8 17 (47.22%) S/MIME
8 17 (47.22%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (47.22%) Data Security
9 16 (44.44%) MVC
9 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (30.56%) IIS
10 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
10 11 (30.56%) C#
11 10 (27.78%) CSS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (47.22%) WebSphere
2 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) S/MIME
1 17 (47.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) DataStage
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Toad
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Analyst
1 21 (58.33%) Applications Support
1 21 (58.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 20 (55.56%) Support Analyst
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Analyst
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Support Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Web Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Web Applications Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Web Applications Support
4 9 (25.00%) Web Support Analyst
5 8 (22.22%) Architect
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (11.11%) Applications Architect
8 4 (11.11%) Java Applications Architect
8 4 (11.11%) Java Architect
8 4 (11.11%) Lead Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Designer
9 3 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
1 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET
2 19 (52.78%) XML
3 18 (50.00%) Middleware
4 17 (47.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 6 (16.67%) JSON
7 6 (16.67%) SOAP
8 4 (11.11%) Ajax
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
8 4 (11.11%) J2EE
8 4 (11.11%) jQuery
8 4 (11.11%) REST
8 4 (11.11%) Spring
9 2 (5.56%) RESTful
10 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.67%) AS400
2 6 (16.67%) iSeries
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 20 (55.56%) ETL
3 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (50.00%) ITIL
5 17 (47.22%) Data Security
5 17 (47.22%) Release Management
5 17 (47.22%) UML
5 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
6 16 (44.44%) MVC
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
8 6 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) SDLC
9 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) C#
4 7 (19.44%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 17 (47.22%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
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