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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 67 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.62% 4.03% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 5.15% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 9
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
519 466 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.97% 78.19% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 397 396 393
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Ant
5 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Force.com
5 3 (27.27%) Visualforce
5 3 (27.27%) Apex Code
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) Couchbase
6 2 (18.18%) Protocol Buffers
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Force.com
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Couchbase
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) RESTful
1 3 (27.27%) Visualforce
2 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (18.18%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) Velocity
3 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 2 (18.18%) B2C
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
7 1 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Apex Code
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago