Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 119 153
Rank change year-on-year +5 +34 -64
Permanent jobs citing SOA 42 73 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.78% 2.12% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.41% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 59
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +27.78% -35.71%
10th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,625 £90,000 £60,500
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -15.38%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2004 3032 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.02% 88.04% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2221 3111
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Reading

SOA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SOA in Reading

SOA
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for SOA.

1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Java
3 20 (47.62%) Spring
4 17 (40.48%) Microservices
5 16 (38.10%) SQL
6 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (35.71%) REST
7 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 14 (33.33%) Web Services
8 13 (30.95%) SOAP
8 13 (30.95%) Software Architecture
9 12 (28.57%) XML
9 12 (28.57%) Linux
9 12 (28.57%) .NET
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 11 (26.19%) Java EE
10 11 (26.19%) TDD
10 11 (26.19%) Open Source
10 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
10 11 (26.19%) Big Data
11 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 10 (23.81%) jQuery
11 10 (23.81%) N-Tier
11 10 (23.81%) HTML
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 10 (23.81%) CSS
12 9 (21.43%) UML
12 9 (21.43%) Unix
12 9 (21.43%) MVC
12 9 (21.43%) Degree

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (16.67%) JBoss
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.52%) InfoPath
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (7.14%) Boomi
3 3 (7.14%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Serverless
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) FTP
2 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Big Data
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (7.14%) MySQL
7 3 (7.14%) Neo4j
7 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
7 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Maven
3 6 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 6 (14.29%) JIRA
4 5 (11.90%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 4 (9.52%) IntelliJ
5 4 (9.52%) NetBeans
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
5 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (7.14%) Ant
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (7.14%) Gradle
6 3 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Development Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Scala Developer
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Manager
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Hybris Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Technical Support
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Spring
2 15 (35.71%) REST
3 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 14 (33.33%) Web Services
4 13 (30.95%) SOAP
5 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) Java EE
7 10 (23.81%) CSS
7 10 (23.81%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
8 9 (21.43%) HTML5
9 6 (14.29%) Java SE
9 6 (14.29%) JMS
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.90%) CSS3
10 5 (11.90%) J2EE
10 5 (11.90%) Middleware
10 5 (11.90%) WCF
10 5 (11.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) N-Tier
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Unix
3 6 (14.29%) Android
3 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.14%) CentOS
4 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Microservices
3 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.95%) Software Architecture
5 11 (26.19%) Open Source
5 11 (26.19%) TDD
5 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
6 9 (21.43%) MVC
6 9 (21.43%) UML
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) CRM
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.29%) MapReduce
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.90%) Analytics
8 5 (11.90%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (11.90%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (11.90%) Data Analytics
8 5 (11.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) Scala
5 5 (11.90%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.14%) Jython
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) MBCS
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) HDFS
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Salt
3 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (14.29%) BEA
3 6 (14.29%) IBM
3 6 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
4 5 (11.90%) Xamarin
5 4 (9.52%) DevExpress
5 4 (9.52%) hybris
5 4 (9.52%) Telerik
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (7.14%) Talend
7 2 (4.76%) MuleSoft
7 2 (4.76%) Workday
8 1 (2.38%) Adobe
8 1 (2.38%) Apigee