The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 48 60 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.17% 0.79% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.91% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £70,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -29.32%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -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 Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 287 438 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 84.16% 86.39% 89.89%
Number of salaries quoted 217 354 313
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

SOA
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for SOA in Bracknell

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SOA.

1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) RESTful
1 12 (92.31%) API Design
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Software Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) MVVM
3 7 (53.85%) Big Data
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) MEAN Stack
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) Energy Management
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (46.15%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
4 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 6 (46.15%) SOLID
4 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
4 6 (46.15%) Parallel Processing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Big Data
2 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
2 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Architect
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) MEAN Stack
3 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
3 6 (46.15%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) API Design
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Energy Management
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) MVVM
3 7 (53.85%) Software Architecture
4 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
4 6 (46.15%) Parallel Processing
4 6 (46.15%) SOLID
4 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft