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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 81 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 40 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.38% 0.90% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.10% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 20
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1445 1824 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 86.11% 82.20% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1362 1453
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,494 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +41 35 £52,500 -4.54%
Aylesbury -6 2 £50,000 +5.26%
High Wycombe - 1 £45,000 -
Marlow - 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (70.49%) .NET
1 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 41 (67.21%) Finance
3 39 (63.93%) XML
3 39 (63.93%) XSLT
3 39 (63.93%) .NET Framework
4 36 (59.02%) XPath
4 36 (59.02%) SQL
5 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
5 30 (49.18%) Web Services
5 30 (49.18%) MVC
6 29 (47.54%) Software Engineering
6 29 (47.54%) CSS
6 29 (47.54%) SOAP
6 29 (47.54%) C#
6 29 (47.54%) HTML
6 29 (47.54%) WCF
6 29 (47.54%) jQuery
7 28 (45.90%) Degree
7 28 (45.90%) Computer Science
7 28 (45.90%) HTML5
7 28 (45.90%) Entity Framework
7 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
7 28 (45.90%) TDD
8 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (44.26%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (44.26%) Web Development
9 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
9 26 (42.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Web API

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (6.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) BusinessWorks
1 11 (18.03%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
1 5 (8.20%) LDAP
1 5 (8.20%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) CTI
2 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 4 (6.56%) NAS
2 4 (6.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.64%) BGP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.64%) OSPF
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) NUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
5 1 (1.64%) ERwin
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
5 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) Moq
5 1 (1.64%) MSTest
5 1 (1.64%) Protractor
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 41 (67.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) .NET Developer
3 13 (21.31%) C# Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Web Developer
4 11 (18.03%) TIBCO Developer
5 10 (16.39%) C# Web Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Architect
6 9 (14.75%) Workflow Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Designer
8 4 (6.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.92%) SOA Architect
9 3 (4.92%) SOA Developer
9 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.28%) CRM Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Middleware Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) .NET
2 39 (63.93%) .NET Framework
2 39 (63.93%) XML
2 39 (63.93%) XSLT
3 30 (49.18%) Web Services
4 29 (47.54%) CSS
4 29 (47.54%) HTML
4 29 (47.54%) jQuery
4 29 (47.54%) SOAP
4 29 (47.54%) WCF
5 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
5 28 (45.90%) Entity Framework
5 28 (45.90%) HTML5
6 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
7 26 (42.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (40.98%) LINQ
9 9 (14.75%) Middleware
10 4 (6.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) IVR
3 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) MVC
2 29 (47.54%) Software Engineering
3 28 (45.90%) TDD
4 27 (44.26%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (44.26%) Web Development
5 25 (40.98%) Cross-Browser Development
5 25 (40.98%) Responsive Web Design
5 25 (40.98%) Web Design
6 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (18.03%) Wealth Management
9 10 (16.39%) Workflow
10 7 (11.48%) ITIL
11 4 (6.56%) OO
12 3 (4.92%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (4.92%) ERP
13 2 (3.28%) Kanban
13 2 (3.28%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
1 36 (59.02%) XPath
2 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
3 29 (47.54%) C#
4 7 (11.48%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) XQuery
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
7 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) vSphere
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) KVM
4 1 (1.64%) oVirt
4 1 (1.64%) Postfix
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) TIBCO
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle
4 4 (6.56%) Avaya
4 4 (6.56%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Marketo
6 1 (1.64%) Nintex
6 1 (1.64%) Progress