Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 111 109
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 30 43 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.34% 1.86% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 2.15% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 68
Reading median annual salary £51,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.15% +18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,625 £77,500 £83,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +2.56% +1.74%

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 1,991 2,002 3,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.69% 86.52% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,674 1,623 2,375
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £29,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SOA.

1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) Spring
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (76.67%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (73.33%) Multithreading
5 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
6 18 (60.00%) RDBMS
6 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 16 (53.33%) Java 8
7 16 (53.33%) Python
7 16 (53.33%) Linux
8 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 14 (46.67%) MongoDB
8 14 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
8 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
8 14 (46.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (43.33%) J2SE
10 11 (36.67%) J2EE
10 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (36.67%) TDD
11 10 (33.33%) Scrum
12 9 (30.00%) C
12 9 (30.00%) Web Services
12 9 (30.00%) Apache Flex
12 9 (30.00%) BDD
12 9 (30.00%) SaaS
12 9 (30.00%) Multithreaded Programming
13 8 (26.67%) Docker

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 24 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (10.00%) Appian
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Liferay
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (76.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (30.00%) SaaS
3 5 (16.67%) IaaS
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.67%) PaaS
4 3 (10.00%) Serverless
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.67%) GitHub
5 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (46.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.00%) Big Data
5 3 (10.00%) DB2
5 3 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
2 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
1 23 (76.67%) Java Developer
2 13 (43.33%) AWS Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Backend Developer
4 4 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 4 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) Spring
2 13 (43.33%) J2SE
3 11 (36.67%) J2EE
4 9 (30.00%) Apache Flex
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) Java EE
6 6 (20.00%) Middleware
7 5 (16.67%) JMS
7 5 (16.67%) Spring Boot
8 4 (13.33%) .NET
8 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 4 (13.33%) JAX-RS
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.00%) Lucene
9 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (10.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Fintech
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Multithreading
2 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) BDD
5 9 (30.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (26.67%) Web Application Development
7 7 (23.33%) Microservices
7 7 (23.33%) Open Source
8 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.67%) DevOps
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) Presales
9 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 4 (13.33%) API Design
11 3 (10.00%) Case Management
11 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Java 8
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 9 (30.00%) C
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (6.67%) AWS Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) RHCE
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) PSD2
2 2 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) vCloud
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) NetApp
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) VMware