The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 85 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 35 33 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.75% 1.76% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.27% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 28
Average salary £52,500 £55,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.82% +11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £32,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £69,250 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1577 1452 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.93% 77.23% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1212 1177
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
High Wycombe +9 14 £52,500 +23.52%
Milton Keynes -22 11 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Marlow +6 1 £32,500 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (54.93%) Java
2 36 (50.70%) J2EE
3 30 (42.25%) Oracle
3 30 (42.25%) Spring
4 29 (40.85%) Struts
4 29 (40.85%) Web Services
5 27 (38.03%) SQL
5 27 (38.03%) MVC
6 24 (33.80%) Hibernate
6 24 (33.80%) EJB
6 24 (33.80%) UML
7 20 (28.17%) E-Commerce
7 20 (28.17%) JMS
8 19 (26.76%) XML
9 18 (25.35%) WebLogic
9 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
9 18 (25.35%) BPMN
9 18 (25.35%) Drools
10 15 (21.13%) MySQL
10 15 (21.13%) Finance
11 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (19.72%) JSTL
12 13 (18.31%) TDD
12 13 (18.31%) CSS
12 13 (18.31%) C#
12 13 (18.31%) HTML
13 11 (15.49%) Retail
13 11 (15.49%) Ajax
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
13 11 (15.49%) Sun Certification

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (25.35%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.27%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.86%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.63%) IIS
6 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
8 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.41%) WordPress
8 1 (1.41%) Documentum
8 1 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.41%) CMS
8 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Internet
2 9 (12.68%) HTTP
3 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) MySQL
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.41%) Ingres
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Subversion
2 2 (2.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.82%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.82%) Grunt
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) XMLUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) Ant
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 11 (15.49%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.49%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Development Manager
6 8 (11.27%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) SAP Manager
9 4 (5.63%) SAP Development Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.82%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) J2EE
2 30 (42.25%) Spring
3 29 (40.85%) Struts
3 29 (40.85%) Web Services
4 24 (33.80%) EJB
4 24 (33.80%) Hibernate
5 20 (28.17%) JMS
6 19 (26.76%) XML
7 18 (25.35%) Drools
8 14 (19.72%) JSTL
9 13 (18.31%) CSS
9 13 (18.31%) HTML
10 11 (15.49%) Ajax
11 10 (14.08%) .NET
12 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.68%) JSP
12 9 (12.68%) JSON
13 8 (11.27%) Lucene
13 8 (11.27%) Dojo
13 8 (11.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Social Network
3 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) LPAR
4 2 (2.82%) Open Source
5 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Solaris
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) SUSE
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) MVC
2 24 (33.80%) UML
3 20 (28.17%) E-Commerce
4 18 (25.35%) BPMN
5 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (18.31%) TDD
7 10 (14.08%) People Management
8 9 (12.68%) Project Management
9 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.27%) OWASP
9 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (9.86%) Coaching
10 7 (9.86%) Workflow
11 6 (8.45%) OO
11 6 (8.45%) Process Management
12 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
12 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.04%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) Java
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
3 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.31%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) ABAP
5 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.63%) XPath
7 2 (2.82%) PHP5
7 2 (2.82%) PHP4
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Sun Certification
2 10 (14.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) SAP
2 8 (11.27%) JBoss
3 7 (9.86%) Sun
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.41%) ESRI
6 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
6 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.41%) Talend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, car and fuel card
Posted: 6 hours ago