The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 84 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 1.25% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.68% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 14
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 834 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.86% 74.33% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 691 715 607
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Buckinghamshire

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SOA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SOA Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SOA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (77.78%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 15 (55.56%) UML
3 14 (51.85%) J2EE
3 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
4 13 (48.15%) JSON
4 13 (48.15%) Dojo
4 13 (48.15%) Spring
4 13 (48.15%) Ajax
4 13 (48.15%) DHTML
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (48.15%) JSP
4 13 (48.15%) Servlets
4 13 (48.15%) Struts
4 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) XML
4 13 (48.15%) JBoss
4 13 (48.15%) HTTP
4 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
5 12 (44.44%) Asset Management
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) UNIX
8 5 (18.52%) .NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) HTTP
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Maven
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
1 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Java Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Development Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Web Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) J2EE
2 13 (48.15%) JSON
2 13 (48.15%) Dojo
2 13 (48.15%) Spring
2 13 (48.15%) Ajax
2 13 (48.15%) DHTML
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) JSP
2 13 (48.15%) Servlets
2 13 (48.15%) Struts
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 13 (48.15%) XML
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) Middleware
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) LPAR
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Solaris
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) SUSE
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) UML
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 12 (44.44%) Asset Management
4 6 (22.22%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.81%) Matrix Management
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) EAI
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 13 (48.15%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Cognizant
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) ESRI