The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 831 810 801
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs citing BPEL 59 123 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.10% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 46 70 65
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £91,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BPEL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BPEL
Salary Trend

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

BPEL Salary Trend in the UK

BPEL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BPEL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

BPEL Salary Histogram in the UK

BPEL
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England -38 57 £52,500 -4.54% 7
South West -10 24 £40,000 -14.89% 1
Wiltshire +17 19 £37,500 -20.21% 1
Swindon +16 18 £37,500 -
London +13 15 £55,000 - 3
South East +4 9 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Berkshire -3 8 £70,000 +29.62% 1
Maidenhead - 6 £70,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
City of London +20 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
North West +16 3 £70,000 +21.73%
Manchester +11 3 £70,000 +21.73%
Yorkshire -2 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
East of England +18 2 - -
Scotland +16 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Glasgow +10 2 £40,000 -20.39%
Hitchin - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Surrey +12 1 £55,000 -18.51%
West Midlands -32 1 £60,000 +84.61%
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BPEL 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 BPEL.

1 124 (90.51%) Oracle
2 110 (80.29%) SOA
3 79 (57.66%) Java
4 78 (56.93%) Middleware
5 74 (54.01%) Oracle Database
6 73 (53.28%) Oracle Fusion
7 64 (46.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 59 (43.07%) Oracle Service Bus
8 59 (43.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 55 (40.15%) Finance
10 53 (38.69%) SQL
11 51 (37.23%) XML
12 49 (35.77%) Spring
13 46 (33.58%) .NET
14 45 (32.85%) CSS
14 45 (32.85%) JavaScript
15 43 (31.39%) SOAP
16 42 (30.66%) CRM
17 41 (29.93%) HTML
17 41 (29.93%) Oracle BPM
18 39 (28.47%) J2EE
19 38 (27.74%) UML
20 35 (25.55%) Web Services
21 34 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
22 32 (23.36%) IBM
23 31 (22.63%) Oracle EBS
24 29 (21.17%) Subversion
24 29 (21.17%) JSON
24 29 (21.17%) XSD
25 28 (20.44%) Oracle Reports

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BPEL 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 BPEL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (43.07%) Oracle Service Bus
1 59 (43.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (19.71%) WebLogic
3 23 (16.79%) CMS
3 23 (16.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 19 (13.87%) JBoss
5 16 (11.68%) Tuxedo
5 16 (11.68%) AquaLogic
6 11 (8.03%) WebSphere
6 11 (8.03%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (7.30%) Tomcat
8 9 (6.57%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle BPEL
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.73%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 41 (29.93%) Oracle BPM
2 31 (22.63%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) SSL
2 6 (4.38%) Internet
2 6 (4.38%) LDAP
3 2 (1.46%) FTP
3 2 (1.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (54.01%) Oracle Database
2 64 (46.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (20.44%) Oracle Reports
4 24 (17.52%) SQL Server
4 24 (17.52%) RDBMS
4 24 (17.52%) Relational Database
5 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (11.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (11.68%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (5.84%) Data Mining
11 7 (5.11%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (5.11%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (4.38%) OLTP
12 6 (4.38%) TKPROF
13 3 (2.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 1 (0.73%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 29 (21.17%) Subversion
2 22 (16.06%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.33%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (5.84%) JDeveloper
5 5 (3.65%) Ant
5 5 (3.65%) Maven
5 5 (3.65%) JIRA
6 4 (2.92%) ClearCase
6 4 (2.92%) CruiseControl
6 4 (2.92%) PVCS
7 3 (2.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.19%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.19%) Selenium
7 3 (2.19%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.46%) JUnit
9 1 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.73%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.73%) JMeter
9 1 (0.73%) JConsole
General
1 55 (40.15%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Advertising
3 9 (6.57%) Marketing
4 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.19%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.85%) Analyst
2 42 (30.66%) Developer
3 36 (26.28%) Architect
4 23 (16.79%) Analyst Developer
5 17 (12.41%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (12.41%) Applications Architect
5 17 (12.41%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Support Analyst
6 16 (11.68%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Middleware Analyst
7 14 (10.22%) Oracle Analyst
8 13 (9.49%) Consultant
9 11 (8.03%) Applications Support
9 11 (8.03%) Oracle Support Analyst
10 9 (6.57%) Oracle Consultant
10 9 (6.57%) Business Analyst
11 8 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.84%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (56.93%) Middleware
2 73 (53.28%) Oracle Fusion
3 51 (37.23%) XML
4 49 (35.77%) Spring
5 46 (33.58%) .NET
6 45 (32.85%) CSS
7 43 (31.39%) SOAP
8 41 (29.93%) HTML
9 39 (28.47%) J2EE
10 35 (25.55%) Web Services
11 29 (21.17%) XSD
11 29 (21.17%) JSON
12 28 (20.44%) WSDL
12 28 (20.44%) RESTful
13 26 (18.98%) XSLT
14 25 (18.25%) Java EE
14 25 (18.25%) Hibernate
14 25 (18.25%) SAML
15 24 (17.52%) Ajax
15 24 (17.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) N-Tier
1 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.11%) Clustering
3 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.38%) Replication
4 6 (4.38%) W3C
5 5 (3.65%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.92%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.46%) FMCG
7 2 (1.46%) TRADACOMS
7 2 (1.46%) Open Source
7 2 (1.46%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.73%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.14%) UNIX
2 13 (9.49%) Linux
3 10 (7.30%) Windows
4 5 (3.65%) Android
4 5 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.19%) AIX
5 3 (2.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (80.29%) SOA
2 42 (30.66%) CRM
3 38 (27.74%) UML
4 34 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (20.44%) Integration Testing
6 26 (18.98%) Software Engineering
7 24 (17.52%) Validation
8 23 (16.79%) MVC
8 23 (16.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 23 (16.79%) Mentoring
9 22 (16.06%) TDD
10 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (12.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (10.95%) ITIL
12 15 (10.95%) Technical Analysis
13 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
14 13 (9.49%) Data Modelling
14 13 (9.49%) Workflow
15 11 (8.03%) ETL
15 11 (8.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 79 (57.66%) Java
2 53 (38.69%) SQL
3 45 (32.85%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.52%) PL/SQL
5 23 (16.79%) XPath
6 18 (13.14%) C#
7 16 (11.68%) COBOL
7 16 (11.68%) Delphi
7 16 (11.68%) VB
7 16 (11.68%) VB6
8 9 (6.57%) C
9 5 (3.65%) XQuery
10 4 (2.92%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.46%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.46%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.73%) VBA
13 1 (0.73%) Jython
13 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
1 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) ISEB
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.79%) QA
2 14 (10.22%) SLA
3 6 (4.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (5.11%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 124 (90.51%) Oracle
2 32 (23.36%) IBM
3 24 (17.52%) Microsoft
4 23 (16.79%) Sitecore
5 22 (16.06%) BEA
6 21 (15.33%) Siebel
7 16 (11.68%) Micro Focus
8 6 (4.38%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.38%) webMethods
8 6 (4.38%) HP
9 5 (3.65%) Citrix
10 3 (2.19%) Sun
10 3 (2.19%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (2.19%) BT
10 3 (2.19%) Informatica
10 3 (2.19%) JD Edwards
10 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.46%) SEEBURGER
11 2 (1.46%) SAP
12 1 (0.73%) Business Objects
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Leading benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago