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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 61 107
Rank change year-on-year -22 +46  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 27 72 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.10% 3.97% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.40% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 58 26
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £70,000 £82,500
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1078 1635 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.76% 90.23% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1276 1394
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for SOA.

1 66 (91.67%) Java
2 45 (62.50%) Spring
2 45 (62.50%) Maven
3 42 (58.33%) Web Services
4 36 (50.00%) Oracle
4 36 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 26 (36.11%) Git (software)
5 26 (36.11%) Linux
6 25 (34.72%) XML
6 25 (34.72%) Unix
6 25 (34.72%) Python
6 25 (34.72%) Ant
6 25 (34.72%) Perl
6 25 (34.72%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (34.72%) Bash Shell
6 25 (34.72%) Puppet
6 25 (34.72%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
7 24 (33.33%) Dependency Management
7 24 (33.33%) Ansible
7 24 (33.33%) Salt
7 24 (33.33%) Gradle
7 24 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 24 (33.33%) MySQL
7 24 (33.33%) IBM
8 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
8 23 (31.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (30.56%) Degree
10 21 (29.17%) HTTP
10 21 (29.17%) SOAP

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 36 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (27.78%) JBoss
2 20 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 20 (27.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) nginx
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.72%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.06%) SaaS
3 4 (5.56%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (4.17%) IaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.39%) Route 53
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.17%) HTTP
2 20 (27.78%) FTP
2 20 (27.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) Extranet
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) MySQL
1 24 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 11 (15.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (15.28%) RDBMS
4 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.11%) Big Data
6 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (62.50%) Maven
2 26 (36.11%) Git (software)
3 25 (34.72%) Ant
4 24 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
4 24 (33.33%) Gradle
5 20 (27.78%) Eclipse
5 20 (27.78%) IntelliJ
5 20 (27.78%) NetBeans
6 13 (18.06%) Subversion
7 9 (12.50%) JIRA
8 8 (11.11%) JUnit
9 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
10 4 (5.56%) TestDirector
11 1 (1.39%) FishEye
11 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.56%) Back Office
1 4 (5.56%) Banking
1 4 (5.56%) Marketing
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Release Engineer
2 21 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Senior Support Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Senior Technical Support
3 20 (27.78%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Technical Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Technical Support
3 20 (27.78%) Technical Support Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.56%) BPM Designer
7 4 (5.56%) Designer
7 4 (5.56%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) Spring
2 42 (58.33%) Web Services
3 25 (34.72%) XML
4 21 (29.17%) SOAP
5 20 (27.78%) Java EE
5 20 (27.78%) Java SE
5 20 (27.78%) JMS
5 20 (27.78%) REST
6 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.94%) jQuery
7 5 (6.94%) Middleware
8 4 (5.56%) .NET
8 4 (5.56%) Dojo
8 4 (5.56%) DOM
8 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.78%) CSS
9 2 (2.78%) HTML
10 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Blog
3 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Linux
2 25 (34.72%) Unix
3 13 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 23 (31.94%) Continuous Delivery
2 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
3 21 (29.17%) Open Source
4 19 (26.39%) Build Automation
5 18 (25.00%) DevOps
6 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 12 (16.67%) Prototyping
7 12 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
7 12 (16.67%) Release Automation
7 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.89%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.11%) Coaching
10 8 (11.11%) Data Security
10 8 (11.11%) Multithreading
10 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) Bash Shell
2 25 (34.72%) Perl
2 25 (34.72%) Python
3 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) SQL
4 1 (1.39%) C#
4 1 (1.39%) Groovy
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 25 (34.72%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (34.72%) Puppet
2 24 (33.33%) Ansible
2 24 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (1.39%) Graylog
3 1 (1.39%) Kibana
3 1 (1.39%) logstash
3 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Oracle
2 24 (33.33%) IBM
3 20 (27.78%) BEA
3 20 (27.78%) TIBCO
4 12 (16.67%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (5.56%) Pega
5 4 (5.56%) webMethods
6 1 (1.39%) Apigee
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
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