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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 39 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.36% 3.02% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 3.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 1
Median salary £65,000 £48,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
240 578 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 81.36% 87.18% 85.76%
Number of salaries quoted 200 484 415
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,200 £30,000
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 19 January 2017, 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
4 5 (35.71%) Data Quality
4 5 (35.71%) Presales
4 5 (35.71%) Product Management
4 5 (35.71%) GlassFish
4 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Java EE
4 5 (35.71%) Billing
4 5 (35.71%) Data Management
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) JBoss
4 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Talend
6 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (35.71%) GlassFish
2 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Billing
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Designer
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Management Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Master Data Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Java EE
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
2 5 (35.71%) Data Management
2 5 (35.71%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Product Management
3 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Talend
2 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos