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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 95 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 35 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.67% 0.85% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.15% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 25
Average salary £60,000 £58,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1630 1479 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.73% 73.84% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1271 1203
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 15 £62,500 +4.16% 1
High Wycombe - 14 £80,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £52,500 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 36 (63.16%) Java
2 34 (59.65%) J2EE
3 31 (54.39%) Oracle
4 30 (52.63%) Spring
5 29 (50.88%) Struts
6 23 (40.35%) WebLogic
6 23 (40.35%) SQL
7 22 (38.60%) UML
8 21 (36.84%) Web Services
9 19 (33.33%) MVC
9 19 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 18 (31.58%) EJB
11 17 (29.82%) TDD
12 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
12 16 (28.07%) JMS
13 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
13 15 (26.32%) XML
13 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
14 14 (24.56%) CSS
14 14 (24.56%) JSP
14 14 (24.56%) HTML
14 14 (24.56%) Ajax
14 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
14 14 (24.56%) Drools
15 13 (22.81%) JSON
15 13 (22.81%) Dojo
15 13 (22.81%) DHTML
15 13 (22.81%) Servlets
15 13 (22.81%) JBoss
15 13 (22.81%) HTTP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 23 (40.35%) WebLogic
2 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Documentum
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) HTTP
1 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Extranet
3 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) MySQL
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.75%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (3.51%) Maven
2 2 (3.51%) Ant
2 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.51%) Grunt
3 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.81%) Retail
3 12 (21.05%) Finance
4 8 (14.04%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Development Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Web Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Web Development Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) Software Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.51%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) J2EE
2 30 (52.63%) Spring
3 29 (50.88%) Struts
4 21 (36.84%) Web Services
5 19 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 18 (31.58%) EJB
7 16 (28.07%) JMS
8 15 (26.32%) XML
9 14 (24.56%) CSS
9 14 (24.56%) JSP
9 14 (24.56%) HTML
9 14 (24.56%) Ajax
9 14 (24.56%) Drools
10 13 (22.81%) JSON
10 13 (22.81%) Dojo
10 13 (22.81%) DHTML
10 13 (22.81%) Servlets
11 10 (17.54%) JSTL
12 7 (12.28%) .NET
13 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Social Network
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.02%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) LPAR
4 2 (3.51%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) UNIX
3 4 (7.02%) Solaris
4 3 (5.26%) Windows
5 2 (3.51%) SUSE
5 2 (3.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) UML
2 19 (33.33%) MVC
3 17 (29.82%) TDD
4 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 12 (21.05%) Asset Management
6 7 (12.28%) OO
7 6 (10.53%) BPMN
8 5 (8.77%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Matrix Management
9 4 (7.02%) Web Development
10 3 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.26%) BDD
10 3 (5.26%) EAI
10 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Talend
5 1 (1.75%) ESRI