The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 47 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 25 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.41% 2.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 2.74% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 1
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
457 547 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.60% 78.03% 67.82%
Number of salaries quoted 383 460 347
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
SOA
Berkshire

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 16 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Slough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 31 (79.49%) TDD
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Scrum
2 25 (64.10%) User Stories
3 21 (53.85%) RESTful
4 20 (51.28%) Mobile App
4 20 (51.28%) Mobile Application Development
5 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
5 19 (48.72%) E-Commerce
6 12 (30.77%) Business Analysis
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
8 8 (20.51%) Banking
8 8 (20.51%) Investment Banking
9 7 (17.95%) REST
9 7 (17.95%) XML
10 6 (15.38%) Java
10 6 (15.38%) Content Management
10 6 (15.38%) CMS
10 6 (15.38%) Big Data
10 6 (15.38%) Spring
10 6 (15.38%) Open Source
10 6 (15.38%) Apache Solr
10 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
10 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 6 (15.38%) Pentaho
11 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Velocity
11 5 (12.82%) Extreme Programming
12 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (15.38%) CMS
1 6 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.69%) Alfresco
2 3 (7.69%) Documentum
2 3 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 3 (7.69%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Big Data
1 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 6 (15.38%) Pentaho
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) MarkLogic
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) ERwin
General
1 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 8 (20.51%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Billing
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Business Analyst
1 20 (51.28%) Analyst
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Business Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) OSS Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Account Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) RESTful
2 7 (17.95%) REST
2 7 (17.95%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) Spring
4 5 (12.82%) Velocity
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 4 (10.26%) Middleware
5 4 (10.26%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) Java EE
6 3 (7.69%) JMS
6 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.69%) Lucene
7 1 (2.56%) JNDI
7 1 (2.56%) WSDL
7 1 (2.56%) HTML
7 1 (2.56%) JDBC
7 1 (2.56%) JSP
7 1 (2.56%) Servlets
7 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.38%) Open Source
3 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) TDD
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Scrum
2 25 (64.10%) User Stories
3 20 (51.28%) Mobile Application Development
4 19 (48.72%) E-Commerce
5 12 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.38%) Content Management
6 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.26%) UML
9 3 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) CRM
9 3 (7.69%) Document Management
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CISSP
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.56%) BEA
3 1 (2.56%) CA
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) webMethods
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos
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Posted: 2 days ago
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