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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 118 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 16 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.73% 1.72% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 2.20% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 22
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £55,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
1755 1594 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.28% 78.56% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 1194 1182
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Milton Keynes -11 12 £57,500 +9.52% 1
High Wycombe -11 3 £65,000 +20.93%
Marlow +13 1 £60,000 +84.61%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) Finance
3 16 (31.37%) REST
4 15 (29.41%) J2EE
4 15 (29.41%) SOAP
4 15 (29.41%) Web Services
4 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 15 (29.41%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) JMS
6 12 (23.53%) XML
6 12 (23.53%) Oracle
6 12 (23.53%) .NET
6 12 (23.53%) Middleware
7 11 (21.57%) Automated Testing
8 10 (19.61%) TOGAF
8 10 (19.61%) C#
8 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
9 8 (15.69%) Social Media
9 8 (15.69%) HTML
9 8 (15.69%) CSS
9 8 (15.69%) Degree
9 8 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (13.73%) TDD
10 7 (13.73%) Zachman Framework
10 7 (13.73%) Project Management
10 7 (13.73%) WSDL
10 7 (13.73%) XQuery
10 7 (13.73%) JavaScript

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (9.80%) Apache
1 5 (9.80%) Mule
1 5 (9.80%) Mule ESB
2 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.96%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) WEP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Subversion
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) German Language
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Architect
2 18 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (29.41%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Digital Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.84%) SAP Manager
7 3 (5.88%) SAP Development Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) REST
2 15 (29.41%) J2EE
2 15 (29.41%) SOAP
2 15 (29.41%) Web Services
3 13 (25.49%) JMS
4 12 (23.53%) Middleware
4 12 (23.53%) XML
4 12 (23.53%) .NET
5 8 (15.69%) HTML
5 8 (15.69%) CSS
5 8 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (13.73%) WSDL
6 7 (13.73%) XSD
7 5 (9.80%) XSLT
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.80%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (9.80%) XHTML
7 5 (9.80%) HTML5
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.69%) Social Media
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 11 (21.57%) Automated Testing
4 10 (19.61%) TOGAF
5 7 (13.73%) TDD
5 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (13.73%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) EAI
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (9.80%) Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) Workflow
8 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.84%) DSDM
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Kanban
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) XQuery
3 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) ABAP
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) SAP
4 4 (7.84%) hybris
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) TOWER Software
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