The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 111 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 23 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.99% 1.43% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.82% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 24
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1541 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.02% 78.90% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1382 1234
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,889
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
South East

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SOA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 13 £60,000 +9.09% 2
High Wycombe -8 8 £49,000 -10.90% 2
Gerrards Cross - 1 £50,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 27 (58.70%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) J2EE
2 26 (56.52%) Web Services
3 23 (50.00%) MVC
3 23 (50.00%) Spring
4 22 (47.83%) XML
5 20 (43.48%) Struts
5 20 (43.48%) UML
5 20 (43.48%) Ajax
6 19 (41.30%) TDD
7 17 (36.96%) Hibernate
7 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
7 17 (36.96%) SQL
8 16 (34.78%) HTML
8 16 (34.78%) C#
8 16 (34.78%) Oracle
8 16 (34.78%) CSS
9 15 (32.61%) JSON
10 14 (30.43%) WCF
10 14 (30.43%) JMS
10 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 14 (30.43%) EJB
11 12 (26.09%) JSP
11 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 12 (26.09%) .NET
11 12 (26.09%) JBoss
11 12 (26.09%) Drools
12 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
12 11 (23.91%) Finance
13 10 (21.74%) JavaScript

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.52%) CMS
5 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) HTTP
1 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data
5 3 (6.52%) Pentaho
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) MarkLogic
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) XMLUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Ant
2 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.35%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.17%) Moq
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 16 (34.78%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Architect
5 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 3 (6.52%) J2EE Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Web Development Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Web Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) J2EE
1 26 (56.52%) Web Services
2 23 (50.00%) Spring
3 22 (47.83%) XML
4 20 (43.48%) Struts
4 20 (43.48%) Ajax
5 17 (36.96%) Hibernate
6 16 (34.78%) HTML
6 16 (34.78%) CSS
7 15 (32.61%) JSON
8 14 (30.43%) WCF
8 14 (30.43%) JMS
8 14 (30.43%) EJB
9 12 (26.09%) JSP
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 12 (26.09%) .NET
9 12 (26.09%) Drools
10 10 (21.74%) jQuery
11 8 (17.39%) DHTML
11 8 (17.39%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.04%) Social Network
3 4 (8.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) AIX
2 2 (4.35%) Solaris
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) MVC
2 20 (43.48%) UML
3 19 (41.30%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
5 9 (19.57%) Scrum
6 7 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Web Design
7 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.87%) BPMN
9 4 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
9 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (6.52%) Content Management
10 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
10 3 (6.52%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (6.52%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) B2B
10 3 (6.52%) OO
10 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) JBoss
4 8 (17.39%) Twitter
5 4 (8.70%) IBM
6 3 (6.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
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