Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 119 134
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15 +32
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.65% 1.58% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.83% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 40
Reading median annual salary £68,750 £57,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -9.80% +10.87%
10th Percentile £65,000 £40,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,125 £90,000
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +8.70%

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 1,802 2,183 2,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.64% 86.08% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,534 1,780 1,996
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SOA in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Microservices
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 10 (76.92%) SaaS
4 9 (69.23%) Spring
5 8 (61.54%) Banking
5 8 (61.54%) BDD
5 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) Public Cloud
5 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
5 8 (61.54%) Technical Leadership
6 7 (53.85%) Keycloak
6 7 (53.85%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (53.85%) Spring Cloud
6 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
6 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
6 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
6 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
6 7 (53.85%) J2EE
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
6 7 (53.85%) Test Automation

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 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (76.92%) SaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (30.77%) PaaS
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (15.38%) Serverless
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (7.69%) GitHub
6 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) Big Data
3 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) Maven
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Architect
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
5 3 (23.08%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE Team Leader
6 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Keycloak
3 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
3 7 (53.85%) Spring Cloud
4 6 (46.15%) Java EE
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Dojo
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js
5 3 (23.08%) React
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Public Cloud
2 6 (46.15%) Fintech
3 3 (23.08%) Robotics
3 3 (23.08%) Tandem
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Microservices
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 8 (61.54%) Technical Leadership
4 7 (53.85%) Multithreaded Programming
4 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
5 5 (38.46%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) API Design
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
7 3 (23.08%) Cognitive Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Java 8
6 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) RHCE
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PSD2
2 3 (23.08%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) VMware