The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 29 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.25% 2.57% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 3.48% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 201 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 72.40% 73.90% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 196 154 198
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SOA
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the High Wycombe region.

SOA Salary Trend in High Wycombe

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 14 (58.33%) UML
3 12 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) J2EE
3 12 (50.00%) EJB
3 12 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
4 11 (45.83%) Spring
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Struts
5 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 10 (41.67%) JMS
5 10 (41.67%) BPMN
6 9 (37.50%) MySQL
6 9 (37.50%) Sun Certification
6 9 (37.50%) Drools
7 8 (33.33%) Lucene
7 8 (33.33%) JSTL
7 8 (33.33%) OWASP
8 7 (29.17%) Sun
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Solr
9 6 (25.00%) XSD
10 5 (20.83%) WSDL
10 5 (20.83%) BPEL
11 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
11 3 (12.50%) Middleware
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (8.33%) Retail

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (29.17%) Apache Solr
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.17%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Software Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) J2EE
2 12 (50.00%) EJB
2 12 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (45.83%) Spring
4 10 (41.67%) JMS
4 10 (41.67%) Struts
5 9 (37.50%) Drools
6 8 (33.33%) JSTL
6 8 (33.33%) Lucene
7 6 (25.00%) XSD
8 5 (20.83%) WSDL
9 3 (12.50%) Middleware
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (4.17%) HTML5
10 1 (4.17%) Yii
10 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (4.17%) jQuery
10 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) UML
2 11 (45.83%) MVC
3 10 (41.67%) BPMN
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) OWASP
5 5 (20.83%) BPEL
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP5
3 1 (4.17%) PHP4
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) Rackspace