The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within BEA Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA
Rank 863 773 760
Rank change year-on-year
-90 -13
Permanent jobs citing BEA 38 97 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 74 125
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £74,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £38,750 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+54.83% -28.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55396 51391 57056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.92% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43945 42081 47956
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BEA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BEA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BEA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BEA within the UK.

BEA Salary Trend in the UK

BEA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BEA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

BEA Salary Histogram in the UK

BEA
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
England -80 38 £67,500 +42.10% 3
London -34 29 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Berkshire 0 4 £57,500 +35.29%
East of England -15 4 £51,500 +58.46%
City of London -17 4 - -
South East -23 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Hertfordshire - 4 £51,500 -
Reading -8 2 £66,250 +39.47%
Rickmansworth - 2 £35,250 -
Bristol -22 1 £60,000 +71.42%
South West -36 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BEA 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 BEA.

1 59 (86.76%) Oracle
2 48 (70.59%) WebLogic
3 42 (61.76%) Java
4 34 (50.00%) J2EE
5 30 (44.12%) EJB
6 29 (42.65%) IBM
7 28 (41.18%) Finance
8 27 (39.71%) JMS
9 24 (35.29%) WebLogic Portal
10 23 (33.82%) SQL
11 20 (29.41%) XML
12 19 (27.94%) Spring
13 18 (26.47%) JUnit
13 18 (26.47%) Oracle Database
14 17 (25.00%) SOA
14 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
15 16 (23.53%) JBoss
15 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (22.06%) Maven
16 15 (22.06%) Degree
17 14 (20.59%) OO
17 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
18 13 (19.12%) UNIX
18 13 (19.12%) Tomcat
18 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
18 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
18 13 (19.12%) TDD
18 13 (19.12%) Market Risk
18 13 (19.12%) Enterprise Software
19 12 (17.65%) JSP

BEA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BEA 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 BEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (70.59%) WebLogic
2 24 (35.29%) WebLogic Portal
3 13 (19.12%) Tomcat
4 11 (16.18%) SharePoint
4 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle Coherence
5 10 (14.71%) Commerce Server
5 10 (14.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (13.24%) Apache
7 6 (8.82%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (4.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (4.41%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (2.94%) ATG Dynamo
9 2 (2.94%) JCAPS
9 2 (2.94%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.47%) Confluence
10 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Unica Affinium
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.47%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) SSH
3 1 (1.47%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle Database
2 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
4 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (14.71%) Hadoop
6 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
8 5 (7.35%) DB2
9 4 (5.88%) MySQL
10 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.94%) DB2 UDB
11 2 (2.94%) Mnesia
12 1 (1.47%) Big Data
12 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) JUnit
2 15 (22.06%) Maven
3 12 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.82%) Ant
5 5 (7.35%) WebLogic Workshop
6 4 (5.88%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.41%) JIRA
7 3 (4.41%) Selenium
7 3 (4.41%) NetBeans
7 3 (4.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.94%) JMeter
9 1 (1.47%) Hudson
9 1 (1.47%) Gradle
9 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.47%) Apache Ivy
General
1 28 (41.18%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) French Language
4 4 (5.88%) Advertising
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Development Manager
4 10 (14.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Web Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Director
8 5 (7.35%) Creative Technologist
9 4 (5.88%) C++ Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support
10 3 (4.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) J2EE
2 30 (44.12%) EJB
3 27 (39.71%) JMS
4 20 (29.41%) XML
5 19 (27.94%) Spring
6 12 (17.65%) Web Services
6 12 (17.65%) JSP
7 10 (14.71%) Ajax
7 10 (14.71%) JSR 170
7 10 (14.71%) WebCenter
8 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
8 9 (13.24%) Servlets
8 9 (13.24%) HTML
9 6 (8.82%) CSS
9 6 (8.82%) jQuery
10 5 (7.35%) Middleware
11 4 (5.88%) JDBC
11 4 (5.88%) JPA
11 4 (5.88%) Java EE
11 4 (5.88%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Market Risk
1 13 (19.12%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.71%) PKI
4 7 (10.29%) Open Source
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) GIS
6 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) DTV
7 1 (1.47%) Replication
7 1 (1.47%) Clustering
7 1 (1.47%) Wiki
7 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) UNIX
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) Solaris
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) SOA
2 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.59%) OO
4 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
4 13 (19.12%) TDD
5 12 (17.65%) Content Management
6 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.24%) Scrum
7 9 (13.24%) UML
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.88%) AOP
9 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.88%) Pair Programming
9 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) Java
2 23 (33.82%) SQL
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.18%) C++
4 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.29%) Perl
5 5 (7.35%) Ruby
6 4 (5.88%) C
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (4.41%) Korn
8 2 (2.94%) Erlang
8 2 (2.94%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.94%) AWK
9 1 (1.47%) C-shell
9 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) NFS
1 1 (1.47%) Xen
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.47%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) CA SiteMinder
1 10 (14.71%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.47%) YUM
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (86.76%) Oracle
2 29 (42.65%) IBM
3 16 (23.53%) JBoss
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.65%) ATG
5 12 (17.65%) hybris
6 10 (14.71%) Endeca
6 10 (14.71%) EPiServer
6 10 (14.71%) Sitecore
6 10 (14.71%) Adobe
6 10 (14.71%) Sun
7 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.41%) Sybase
9 2 (2.94%) Intel
9 2 (2.94%) Dell
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco
9 2 (2.94%) Google
9 2 (2.94%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.47%) Unica
10 1 (1.47%) NetSuite