Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 100 89
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 +53
Permanent jobs citing SOA 52 68 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.05% 2.69% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 3.12% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 113
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.92% -0.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £37,300
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £74,500
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £59,175
% change year-on-year +4.35% -2.83% +2.91%

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 2,180 2,181 3,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.06% 86.14% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,854 1,669 2,777
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% -3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,750
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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 44 (84.62%) Oracle
1 44 (84.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 43 (82.69%) Java
3 38 (73.08%) Spring
4 33 (63.46%) Software Engineering
5 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 24 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (46.15%) Java 8
7 22 (42.31%) Multithreading
8 21 (40.38%) Degree
8 21 (40.38%) Linux
9 20 (38.46%) Python
9 20 (38.46%) J2SE
9 20 (38.46%) RDBMS
9 20 (38.46%) Open Source
9 20 (38.46%) MongoDB
9 20 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (38.46%) NoSQL
9 20 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 20 (38.46%) Relational Database
10 19 (36.54%) Apache Flex
11 18 (34.62%) Web Services
11 18 (34.62%) C
11 18 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (32.69%) XML
12 17 (32.69%) JMS
12 17 (32.69%) Java EE
13 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
13 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (30.77%) 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 44 (84.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 15 (28.85%) JBoss
4 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
5 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (7.69%) Apache Pig
7 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
7 4 (7.69%) Apache Spark
7 4 (7.69%) Liferay
7 4 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.08%) SaaS
3 4 (7.69%) GitHub
3 4 (7.69%) IaaS
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) PaaS
3 4 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Internet
2 11 (21.15%) FTP
2 11 (21.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 20 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 20 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 20 (38.46%) RDBMS
2 20 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 4 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) DB2
3 4 (7.69%) HBase
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.69%) Power BI
3 4 (7.69%) QlikView
3 4 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Maven
2 11 (21.15%) Eclipse
2 11 (21.15%) IntelliJ
2 11 (21.15%) NetBeans
3 4 (7.69%) Ant
3 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
1 25 (48.08%) Java Developer
2 20 (38.46%) AWS Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Technical Support
3 11 (21.15%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Technical Support
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) Spring
2 20 (38.46%) J2SE
3 19 (36.54%) Apache Flex
4 18 (34.62%) Web Services
5 17 (32.69%) Java EE
5 17 (32.69%) JMS
5 17 (32.69%) XML
6 15 (28.85%) SOAP
7 14 (26.92%) Middleware
8 11 (21.15%) Java SE
8 11 (21.15%) REST
9 9 (17.31%) J2EE
9 9 (17.31%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (7.69%) EJB
10 4 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (7.69%) Lucene
10 4 (7.69%) UDDI
10 4 (7.69%) WSDL
10 4 (7.69%) XSD
10 4 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Software Engineering
2 22 (42.31%) Multithreading
3 20 (38.46%) Open Source
4 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.38%) ITIL
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 7 (13.46%) SDLC
7 6 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (11.54%) DevOps
7 6 (11.54%) TDD
8 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 5 (9.62%) Presales
8 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.69%) Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.69%) High Availability
9 4 (7.69%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) Java 8
3 20 (38.46%) Python
4 18 (34.62%) C
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (7.69%) XPath
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.69%) Apache Flume
1 4 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Oozie
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Oracle
2 16 (30.77%) IBM
3 11 (21.15%) BEA
3 11 (21.15%) TIBCO
4 4 (7.69%) Kofax
4 4 (7.69%) Perforce
4 4 (7.69%) Tableau
5 3 (5.77%) hybris
6 2 (3.85%) Atlassian