The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 42 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.63% 2.55% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.99% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 10
Median salary £86,250 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.00% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 535 477
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 83.28% 85.33% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 232 443 398
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

SOA
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA in Slough.

Salary trend for SOA in Slough

SOA
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Slough over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Slough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for SOA.

1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
2 3 (33.33%) Billing
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Talend
3 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Presales

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Designer
2 4 (44.44%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Management Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Master Data Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) Talend
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) JDA
3 1 (11.11%) RedPrairie
3 1 (11.11%) SAP