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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 34 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.08% 2.97% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 3.42% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 7
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £45,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
414 527 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 88.84% 86.82% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 372 407 324
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 July 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Slough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 29 (80.56%) Finance
4 26 (72.22%) MVC
4 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 26 (72.22%) .NET
4 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (72.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 25 (69.44%) ITIL
6 24 (66.67%) Toad
6 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (61.11%) Waterfall
8 18 (50.00%) Release Management
8 18 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (36.11%) ETL
9 13 (36.11%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
11 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (19.44%) Analytics
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (16.67%) Middleware
12 6 (16.67%) Data Security
12 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
12 6 (16.67%) SSL
12 6 (16.67%) IBM

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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) S/MIME
1 6 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.11%) DB2
4 3 (8.33%) Big Data
5 2 (5.56%) DataStage
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 29 (80.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
1 24 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 24 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Analyst
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Support Analyst
1 24 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Web Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Web Applications Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Web Applications Support
3 7 (19.44%) Web Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (22.22%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (16.67%) Middleware
3 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) EJB
6 1 (2.78%) JMS
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) AS400
3 2 (5.56%) iSeries
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) MVC
1 26 (72.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 25 (69.44%) ITIL
3 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (61.11%) Waterfall
5 18 (50.00%) Release Management
6 13 (36.11%) ETL
7 7 (19.44%) Analytics
7 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
8 6 (16.67%) Data Security
8 6 (16.67%) UML
9 4 (11.11%) SDLC
9 4 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (5.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) Data Governance
10 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) Project Management
10 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
11 1 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat