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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 39 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.52% 2.39% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.74% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 1
Median salary £65,000 £48,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -24.21%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,459 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.02% +2.91%
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
313 620 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 87.68% 87.08% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 268 512 393
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 £32,500 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Toad
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) ETL
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (25.00%) JBoss
6 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (25.00%) Java EE
6 5 (25.00%) Billing
6 5 (25.00%) Data Management
6 5 (25.00%) GlassFish
6 5 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (25.00%) Data Governance

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 6 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 5 (25.00%) JBoss
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 8 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Designer
2 6 (30.00%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Management Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Master Data Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Web Applications Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Web Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Java EE
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
1 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
3 5 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (25.00%) Data Management
3 5 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (15.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Informatica
2 2 (10.00%) Talend
2 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos