Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 104 83
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 +57
Permanent jobs citing SOA 39 58 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.68% 2.38% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.75% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 114
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,125 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +4.55%

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 2,047 2,108 3,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.01% 86.54% 91.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,734 1,676 2,549
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £32,200
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 37 (94.87%) Java
2 33 (84.62%) Oracle
2 33 (84.62%) Spring
2 33 (84.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
4 28 (71.79%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 26 (66.67%) Multithreading
6 24 (61.54%) Linux
6 24 (61.54%) Python
6 24 (61.54%) Java 8
7 22 (56.41%) MongoDB
7 22 (56.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (56.41%) NoSQL
7 22 (56.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 22 (56.41%) Relational Database
7 22 (56.41%) RDBMS
8 21 (53.85%) J2SE
9 17 (43.59%) C
9 17 (43.59%) Apache Flex
10 12 (30.77%) Open Source
11 11 (28.21%) Finance
12 10 (25.64%) SaaS
13 9 (23.08%) Degree
13 9 (23.08%) Web Services
13 9 (23.08%) JMS
14 8 (20.51%) JBoss
14 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
14 8 (20.51%) J2EE
14 8 (20.51%) IBM

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 33 (84.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (20.51%) JBoss
2 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
2 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.26%) Apache Solr
3 4 (10.26%) Appian
3 4 (10.26%) Liferay
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (71.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.64%) SaaS
3 6 (15.38%) IaaS
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.38%) PaaS
4 3 (7.69%) Serverless
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.13%) GitHub
5 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) FTP
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) NAS
3 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (56.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 22 (56.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 22 (56.41%) MongoDB
2 22 (56.41%) NoSQL
2 22 (56.41%) RDBMS
2 22 (56.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) DB2
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Maven
2 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.26%) IntelliJ
2 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Billing
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
1 27 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 21 (53.85%) AWS Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Java Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Backend Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) Spring
2 21 (53.85%) J2SE
3 17 (43.59%) Apache Flex
4 9 (23.08%) JMS
4 9 (23.08%) Web Services
5 8 (20.51%) J2EE
5 8 (20.51%) Java EE
6 7 (17.95%) Middleware
7 4 (10.26%) .NET
7 4 (10.26%) Ajax
7 4 (10.26%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) HTML
7 4 (10.26%) Java SE
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) Lucene
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (10.26%) REST
7 4 (10.26%) SOAP
7 4 (10.26%) WebCenter
7 4 (10.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.77%) Open Source
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.95%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) DevOps
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Presales
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.82%) BDD
5 5 (12.82%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (10.26%) Case Management
6 4 (10.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (10.26%) Due Diligence
6 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) Java 8
2 24 (61.54%) Python
3 17 (43.59%) C
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.26%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) RHCE
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) vCloud
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) BEA
3 4 (10.26%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
4 2 (5.13%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Juniper
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) VMware