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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 89 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 35 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.70% 1.63% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.14% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 27
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 £39,000 £32,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £55,500
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
1590 1404 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.11% 76.10% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1177 1155
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 2 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 2 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
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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 - 16 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes -24 9 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Marlow +1 1 £32,500 -
Aylesbury - 1 £35,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 40 (58.82%) Java
2 37 (54.41%) J2EE
3 34 (50.00%) Oracle
4 33 (48.53%) Struts
4 33 (48.53%) Spring
5 31 (45.59%) Web Services
6 30 (44.12%) SQL
7 29 (42.65%) MVC
8 26 (38.24%) UML
9 25 (36.76%) EJB
9 25 (36.76%) Hibernate
10 22 (32.35%) JMS
11 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
11 21 (30.88%) WebLogic
11 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
12 20 (29.41%) XML
13 19 (27.94%) Drools
14 17 (25.00%) BPMN
15 16 (23.53%) TDD
15 16 (23.53%) MySQL
15 16 (23.53%) CSS
15 16 (23.53%) HTML
16 15 (22.06%) JSTL
17 14 (20.59%) Ajax
18 13 (19.12%) Retail
18 13 (19.12%) Finance
18 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
19 12 (17.65%) Internet
19 12 (17.65%) C#
19 12 (17.65%) JSP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 21 (30.88%) WebLogic
2 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.82%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.88%) IIS
5 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
7 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.47%) WordPress
7 1 (1.47%) Documentum
7 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.47%) CMS
7 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) HTTP
1 12 (17.65%) Internet
2 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) Ingres
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Subversion
2 2 (2.94%) Maven
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Ant
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.94%) Grunt
2 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) XMLUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
1 13 (19.12%) Retail
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.06%) Senior Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.29%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Development Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Web Development Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Web Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Solaris Administrator
10 2 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.94%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.94%) Software Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (54.41%) J2EE
2 33 (48.53%) Struts
2 33 (48.53%) Spring
3 31 (45.59%) Web Services
4 25 (36.76%) EJB
4 25 (36.76%) Hibernate
5 22 (32.35%) JMS
6 20 (29.41%) XML
7 19 (27.94%) Drools
8 16 (23.53%) CSS
8 16 (23.53%) HTML
9 15 (22.06%) JSTL
10 14 (20.59%) Ajax
11 12 (17.65%) JSON
11 12 (17.65%) JSP
12 11 (16.18%) Servlets
12 11 (16.18%) DHTML
12 11 (16.18%) Dojo
13 9 (13.24%) .NET
14 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.29%) Social Network
2 4 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) LPAR
4 2 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) UNIX
3 4 (5.88%) Solaris
4 3 (4.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) AIX
5 2 (2.94%) SUSE
6 1 (1.47%) Android
6 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) MVC
2 26 (38.24%) UML
3 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
4 17 (25.00%) BPMN
5 16 (23.53%) TDD
6 10 (14.71%) Asset Management
7 8 (11.76%) OO
8 7 (10.29%) Workflow
8 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (10.29%) OWASP
9 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.82%) Process Management
10 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.35%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.35%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (7.35%) Web Development
11 4 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
11 4 (5.88%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) Java
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.65%) C#
5 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.88%) XPath
7 2 (2.94%) PHP5
7 2 (2.94%) PHP4
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) ABAP
8 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 10 (14.71%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) JBoss
3 6 (8.82%) Sun
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) ESRI
6 1 (1.47%) Twitter
6 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.47%) Talend
6 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Fuel card, bonus + benefits
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