Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 127 125
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 38 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.33% 1.02% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.15% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 43
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £42,750 £39,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,100 £60,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -9.09%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,496 2,441 2,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.55% 88.80% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,996 1,962 2,387
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,375 £65,000 £63,300
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Buckinghamshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for SOA in Buckinghamshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SOA in Buckinghamshire

SOA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Marlow +6 21 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Milton Keynes -10 11 £53,750 +13.16% 4
High Wycombe +4 1 £57,500 -11.54%
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 28 (73.68%) SQL
1 28 (73.68%) MVC
2 27 (71.05%) Spring
3 26 (68.42%) Java
4 25 (65.79%) MySQL
5 24 (63.16%) J2EE
6 23 (60.53%) Struts
6 23 (60.53%) Web Services
6 23 (60.53%) JMS
6 23 (60.53%) Hibernate
6 23 (60.53%) Maven
6 23 (60.53%) Lucene
6 23 (60.53%) Apache Solr
6 23 (60.53%) REST
7 21 (55.26%) JSON
7 21 (55.26%) JSTL
7 21 (55.26%) Drools
7 21 (55.26%) OWASP
7 21 (55.26%) E-Commerce
7 21 (55.26%) EJB
8 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) .NET
10 7 (18.42%) C#
10 7 (18.42%) TDD
11 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.16%) SDLC
12 4 (10.53%) BDD
12 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (10.53%) DB2

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (60.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.63%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) Java Developer
3 18 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 17 (44.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Workflow Developer
7 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.63%) UI/UX Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) Spring
2 24 (63.16%) J2EE
3 23 (60.53%) Hibernate
3 23 (60.53%) JMS
3 23 (60.53%) Lucene
3 23 (60.53%) REST
3 23 (60.53%) Struts
3 23 (60.53%) Web Services
4 21 (55.26%) Drools
4 21 (55.26%) EJB
4 21 (55.26%) JSON
4 21 (55.26%) JSTL
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Core
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) MVC
2 21 (55.26%) E-Commerce
2 21 (55.26%) OWASP
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) OO
7 3 (7.89%) OOD
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) High Availability
8 2 (5.26%) Logistics
8 2 (5.26%) Microservices
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 26 (68.42%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) TIBCO