The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 81 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 1.18% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.46% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 17
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £30,000 £35,938
10% offered a salary of more than £84,400 £44,800 £57,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
862 823 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.65% 80.92% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 659 654 848
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 8 (38.10%) ABAP
3 8 (38.10%) SAP
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) SAP XI
3 8 (38.10%) People Management
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) UML
5 4 (19.05%) CMMI
5 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (19.05%) COBIT
5 4 (19.05%) P3M3
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) EAI
7 2 (9.52%) ETL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (4.76%) Documentum
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) XMLUnit
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Development Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (28.57%) SAP Manager
4 5 (23.81%) SAP Development Manager
5 4 (19.05%) Principal Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Principal Enterprise Architect
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) SAP XI
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Life Science
1 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (4.76%) Social Media
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
1 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 8 (38.10%) People Management
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) CMMI
3 4 (19.05%) P3M3
3 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) EAI
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) ABAP
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.76%) ESRI
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter