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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 94 108
Rank change year-on-year +33 +14  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 140 141 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.15% 2.83% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 3.24% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 95 118 106
Median salary £57,500 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  

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 2876 4347 4706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.19% 87.15% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 3498 3383
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +9 45 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Windsor - 13 £57,500 - 1
Newbury +24 12 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Maidenhead +1 11 £65,000 - 6
Bracknell +8 2 £57,500 -3.56%
Slough +8 2 £86,250 +40.81%
Wokingham - 1 £64,000 -
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 103 (36.79%) Java
1 103 (36.79%) Oracle
2 100 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (35.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 79 (28.21%) Web Services
5 66 (23.57%) TDD
6 64 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 63 (22.50%) HTML
8 62 (22.14%) SQL
9 61 (21.79%) Middleware
10 56 (20.00%) C#
10 56 (20.00%) XML
11 52 (18.57%) CSS
11 52 (18.57%) .NET
12 50 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
13 49 (17.50%) SQL Server
14 48 (17.14%) Linux
15 47 (16.79%) MVC
16 45 (16.07%) Software Engineering
16 45 (16.07%) WebLogic
17 43 (15.36%) SDLC
18 41 (14.64%) SOAP
18 41 (14.64%) Spring
19 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
19 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (12.14%) IBM
21 33 (11.79%) Unix
21 33 (11.79%) Git (software)
22 32 (11.43%) BDD
22 32 (11.43%) REST

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 99 (35.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 45 (16.07%) WebLogic
3 30 (10.71%) CMS
4 28 (10.00%) JBoss
5 25 (8.93%) Sitecore CMS
6 24 (8.57%) Tomcat
7 22 (7.86%) Oracle Service Bus
8 16 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (5.36%) WebSphere
10 13 (4.64%) Confluence
11 10 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (3.21%) Apache
12 9 (3.21%) GlassFish
13 8 (2.86%) EPiServer
14 5 (1.79%) nginx
15 4 (1.43%) IIS
15 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
16 3 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (1.07%) OpenStack
17 1 (0.36%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.43%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.07%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.00%) SaaS
4 8 (2.86%) IaaS
4 8 (2.86%) PaaS
5 5 (1.79%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (1.43%) Office 365
7 3 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.07%) Force.com
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.36%) Route 53
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.57%) HTTP
2 13 (4.64%) Internet
3 12 (4.29%) Firewall
4 11 (3.93%) FTP
5 4 (1.43%) LAN
5 4 (1.43%) WAN
6 3 (1.07%) DHCP
6 3 (1.07%) DNS
6 3 (1.07%) IPv4
6 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.36%) Extranet
7 1 (0.36%) Intranet
7 1 (0.36%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 26 (9.29%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.21%) Big Data
5 20 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 19 (6.79%) MySQL
7 16 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (4.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 13 (4.64%) Redis
9 12 (4.29%) Hadoop
9 12 (4.29%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.43%) DB2
13 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.07%) MariaDB
14 3 (1.07%) Riak
Development Applications
1 33 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.29%) Maven
3 25 (8.93%) JIRA
4 19 (6.79%) Subversion
5 15 (5.36%) Ant
6 14 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
6 14 (5.00%) Gradle
6 14 (5.00%) Selenium
7 13 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (3.93%) Eclipse
8 11 (3.93%) IntelliJ
8 11 (3.93%) NetBeans
9 10 (3.57%) Moq
9 10 (3.57%) NUnit
10 8 (2.86%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.86%) JUnit
10 8 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.50%) Bugzilla
11 7 (2.50%) JMeter
11 7 (2.50%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 17 (6.07%) Marketing
2 10 (3.57%) Finance
3 9 (3.21%) Banking
3 9 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.86%) Retail
5 7 (2.50%) Billing
6 5 (1.79%) Back Office
7 4 (1.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (26.79%) Architect
2 69 (24.64%) Developer
3 36 (12.86%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.79%) Consultant
7 18 (6.43%) Development Manager
7 18 (6.43%) SOA Architect
8 15 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
9 14 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.00%) SOA Specialist
10 13 (4.64%) Designer
10 13 (4.64%) Lead Developer
10 13 (4.64%) Middleware Specialist
10 13 (4.64%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
10 13 (4.64%) Oracle Specialist
10 13 (4.64%) Release Engineer
10 13 (4.64%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (28.21%) Web Services
2 63 (22.50%) HTML
3 61 (21.79%) Middleware
4 56 (20.00%) XML
5 52 (18.57%) .NET
5 52 (18.57%) CSS
6 41 (14.64%) SOAP
6 41 (14.64%) Spring
7 32 (11.43%) REST
8 30 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 29 (10.36%) Java EE
10 25 (8.93%) JMS
10 25 (8.93%) RESTful
11 24 (8.57%) AngularJS
12 22 (7.86%) jQuery
13 19 (6.79%) Ajax
13 19 (6.79%) Hibernate
14 17 (6.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (5.71%) Backbone.js
15 16 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.14%) Clustering
5 5 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.07%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.07%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.07%) PKI
8 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.36%) Blog
9 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
9 1 (0.36%) W3C
9 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.14%) Linux
2 33 (11.79%) Unix
3 23 (8.21%) Windows
4 19 (6.79%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.57%) TDD
3 47 (16.79%) MVC
4 45 (16.07%) Software Engineering
5 43 (15.36%) SDLC
6 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (11.43%) BDD
7 32 (11.43%) Mentoring
8 31 (11.07%) UML
9 29 (10.36%) Process Management
10 26 (9.29%) Data Modelling
11 24 (8.57%) Open Source
12 23 (8.21%) Waterfall
13 22 (7.86%) Microservices
13 22 (7.86%) Unit Testing
13 22 (7.86%) Web Development
14 21 (7.50%) ArchiMate
14 21 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
15 20 (7.14%) Coaching
15 20 (7.14%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 103 (36.79%) Java
2 64 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 62 (22.14%) SQL
4 56 (20.00%) C#
5 27 (9.64%) Python
6 19 (6.79%) Bash Shell
7 16 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 15 (5.36%) Perl
9 14 (5.00%) C++
10 8 (2.86%) C
11 4 (1.43%) PHP
11 4 (1.43%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.07%) XPath
12 3 (1.07%) XQuery
13 2 (0.71%) Groovy
13 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (9.29%) Degree
2 19 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.07%) MCITP
5 3 (1.07%) MCSE
5 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CEH
7 1 (0.36%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) GCIA
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.93%) QA
2 9 (3.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.07%) Docker
3 3 (1.07%) HDFS
3 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.07%) KVM
3 3 (1.07%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.07%) vCloud
3 3 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (1.07%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.07%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (7.14%) Puppet
2 16 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (5.00%) Ansible
3 14 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 14 (5.00%) Salt
4 8 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (2.50%) Perfmon
6 4 (1.43%) Kibana
7 3 (1.07%) Ambari
7 3 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.36%) Grafana
8 1 (0.36%) Graylog
8 1 (0.36%) logstash
8 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 103 (36.79%) Oracle
2 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 34 (12.14%) IBM
4 25 (8.93%) Sitecore
5 17 (6.07%) SAP
6 13 (4.64%) TIBCO
7 12 (4.29%) HP
7 12 (4.29%) Jaspersoft
7 12 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.93%) BEA
8 11 (3.93%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.57%) Adobe
10 8 (2.86%) Riverbed
11 7 (2.50%) SOASTA, Inc
12 6 (2.14%) VMware
13 5 (1.79%) Pega
13 5 (1.79%) webMethods
14 4 (1.43%) Cognizant
15 3 (1.07%) Cisco
15 3 (1.07%) Veritas
Reading
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension + insurance etc
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Guru Careers
Salary: £45 - 50k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding package
Posted: 26 days ago