The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.09% 1.72% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.22% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £85,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +117.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Wokingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 91.75% 77.59% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 79 40 47
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

SOA
Salary Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Wokingham region.

SOA Salary Trend in Wokingham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) REST
2 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 11 (91.67%) Automation Testing
2 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
2 11 (91.67%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) WebDriver
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
1 11 (91.67%) WebDriver
1 11 (91.67%) SoapUI
1 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) QA Engineer
1 11 (91.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) REST
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (91.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (8.33%) SDLC
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com