The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 62 96
Rank change year-on-year -18 +34  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 108 170 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.26% 3.75% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 4.24% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 101 151 101
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2804 4008 4366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.64% 88.48% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2195 3175 3188
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Berkshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SOA in Berkshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Berkshire

SOA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -17 29 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Slough -5 7 £67,500 +42.10%
Maidenhead +4 6 £76,000 +26.66%
Windsor - 4 £50,000 -
Thatcham - 3 £52,500 -
Bracknell +12 2 £57,500 -16.96%
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 99 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (37.90%) Java
3 90 (36.29%) Oracle
4 87 (35.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 81 (32.66%) TDD
6 79 (31.85%) Web Services
7 62 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 61 (24.60%) Spring
8 61 (24.60%) Software Engineering
9 59 (23.79%) Middleware
10 54 (21.77%) SQL Server
11 53 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (20.16%) HTML
12 50 (20.16%) CSS
13 48 (19.35%) XML
13 48 (19.35%) Maven
14 47 (18.95%) Git (software)
14 47 (18.95%) SDLC
15 45 (18.15%) SOAP
15 45 (18.15%) MVC
16 44 (17.74%) Linux
17 43 (17.34%) SQL
18 42 (16.94%) .NET
18 42 (16.94%) C#
19 41 (16.53%) BDD
20 40 (16.13%) Unix
21 39 (15.73%) Degree
22 37 (14.92%) ASP.NET
22 37 (14.92%) REST
22 37 (14.92%) Continuous Delivery

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 87 (35.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (12.10%) CMS
3 27 (10.89%) JBoss
4 24 (9.68%) WebSphere
5 23 (9.27%) Oracle Service Bus
5 23 (9.27%) Tomcat
6 22 (8.87%) WebLogic
7 18 (7.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (5.24%) Confluence
9 9 (3.63%) EPiServer
10 8 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (3.23%) Sitefinity
11 5 (2.02%) Apache
11 5 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.81%) nginx
14 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 16 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (4.03%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (3.63%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.21%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.65%) SaaS
3 4 (1.61%) IaaS
3 4 (1.61%) IBM Blueworks
3 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.81%) Boomi
4 2 (0.81%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Route 53
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.68%) HTTP
2 20 (8.06%) FTP
2 20 (8.06%) Internet
3 5 (2.02%) Firewall
4 4 (1.61%) LAN
4 4 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
5 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.89%) MySQL
3 27 (10.89%) Oracle Database
4 24 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 23 (9.27%) MongoDB
6 14 (5.65%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (4.84%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (4.03%) Big Data
10 9 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (3.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.63%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (1.21%) Redis
14 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 48 (19.35%) Maven
2 47 (18.95%) Git (software)
3 29 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (10.08%) Ant
4 25 (10.08%) Subversion
5 24 (9.68%) Apache Ivy
5 24 (9.68%) Gradle
5 24 (9.68%) JIRA
6 20 (8.06%) Eclipse
6 20 (8.06%) IntelliJ
6 20 (8.06%) NetBeans
7 15 (6.05%) Jenkins
8 14 (5.65%) Selenium
9 12 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (4.44%) Bugzilla
10 11 (4.44%) Trac
11 9 (3.63%) gulp
11 9 (3.63%) NuGet
11 9 (3.63%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (8.87%) Finance
2 14 (5.65%) Marketing
3 10 (4.03%) Retail
4 6 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.61%) Back Office
5 4 (1.61%) Banking
5 4 (1.61%) Billing
6 3 (1.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (24.19%) Developer
2 37 (14.92%) Architect
3 32 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 28 (11.29%) Development Manager
5 25 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 23 (9.27%) Release Engineer
8 22 (8.87%) .NET Developer
9 21 (8.47%) Support Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) Senior Support Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) Senior Technical Support
10 20 (8.06%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
10 20 (8.06%) Technical Support
10 20 (8.06%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (31.85%) Web Services
2 61 (24.60%) Spring
3 59 (23.79%) Middleware
4 50 (20.16%) CSS
4 50 (20.16%) HTML
5 48 (19.35%) XML
6 45 (18.15%) SOAP
7 42 (16.94%) .NET
8 37 (14.92%) ASP.NET
8 37 (14.92%) REST
9 32 (12.90%) JMS
10 28 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (9.27%) AngularJS
12 22 (8.87%) Java EE
13 20 (8.06%) Backbone.js
13 20 (8.06%) Java SE
14 19 (7.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (7.26%) Hibernate
16 17 (6.85%) jQuery
17 13 (5.24%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.71%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.23%) User Experience
3 7 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.61%) Clustering
4 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.81%) EPoS
6 1 (0.40%) Blog
6 1 (0.40%) FMCG
6 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.74%) Linux
2 40 (16.13%) Unix
3 22 (8.87%) Windows
4 21 (8.47%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (32.66%) TDD
3 61 (24.60%) Software Engineering
4 53 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (18.95%) SDLC
6 45 (18.15%) MVC
7 41 (16.53%) BDD
8 37 (14.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 36 (14.52%) Scrum
10 30 (12.10%) DevOps
11 28 (11.29%) Web Development
12 27 (10.89%) Build Automation
13 26 (10.48%) Open Source
14 24 (9.68%) Dependency Management
15 23 (9.27%) SOLID
16 22 (8.87%) OO
17 20 (8.06%) Process Management
18 19 (7.66%) Coaching
18 19 (7.66%) Waterfall
19 18 (7.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 94 (37.90%) Java
2 62 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (17.34%) SQL
4 42 (16.94%) C#
5 26 (10.48%) Bash Shell
5 26 (10.48%) Python
6 25 (10.08%) Perl
7 18 (7.26%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.24%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.44%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.21%) PHP
11 2 (0.81%) C++
11 2 (0.81%) Groovy
12 1 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) XPath
12 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (15.73%) Degree
2 13 (5.24%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) ISEB
4 4 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.61%) PMP
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.40%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 29 (11.69%) Puppet
2 27 (10.89%) Ansible
3 26 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (9.68%) Salt
5 8 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.40%) Graylog
6 1 (0.40%) Kibana
6 1 (0.40%) logstash
6 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 90 (36.29%) Oracle
2 30 (12.10%) IBM
3 22 (8.87%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.06%) BEA
4 20 (8.06%) TIBCO
5 18 (7.26%) Sitecore
6 12 (4.84%) Jaspersoft
7 9 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.23%) Adobe
9 5 (2.02%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.61%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.61%) Green Hat
10 4 (1.61%) Pega
10 4 (1.61%) webMethods
11 2 (0.81%) Dell
11 2 (0.81%) SAP
12 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.40%) HP
12 1 (0.40%) JDA
12 1 (0.40%) RedPrairie
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