Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 100 147
Rank change year-on-year -25 +47 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 38 76 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 2.60% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 3.00% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 65 45
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -4.55%

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 2,445 2,530 3,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.19% 86.67% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,912 2,118 2,661
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Milton Keynes -35 18 £58,096 +1.04% 6
Marlow 0 10 £55,000 +37.50%
Aylesbury - 2 £75,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £53,691 -
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 22 (57.89%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) Maven
3 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) MVC
4 16 (42.11%) J2EE
5 15 (39.47%) MySQL
5 15 (39.47%) Spring
6 14 (36.84%) Struts
6 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
7 13 (34.21%) Web Services
7 13 (34.21%) JMS
7 13 (34.21%) REST
8 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) Lucene
9 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
9 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) EJB
9 9 (23.68%) JSON
9 9 (23.68%) JSTL
9 9 (23.68%) OWASP
9 9 (23.68%) Apache Solr
9 9 (23.68%) Drools
10 8 (21.05%) .NET
10 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
11 7 (18.42%) TDD
12 6 (15.79%) BDD
13 5 (13.16%) RESTful
13 5 (13.16%) jQuery
13 5 (13.16%) Retail
13 5 (13.16%) C#

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 9 (23.68%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) DB2
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Maven
2 5 (13.16%) JUnit
3 4 (10.53%) GitLab
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Architect
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Integration Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Architect
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.63%) Release Coordinator
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.63%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) J2EE
2 15 (39.47%) Spring
3 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
3 14 (36.84%) Struts
4 13 (34.21%) JMS
4 13 (34.21%) REST
4 13 (34.21%) Web Services
5 9 (23.68%) Drools
5 9 (23.68%) EJB
5 9 (23.68%) JSON
5 9 (23.68%) JSTL
5 9 (23.68%) Lucene
6 8 (21.05%) .NET
7 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 5 (13.16%) RESTful
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.53%) Java EE
8 4 (10.53%) LDAP
8 4 (10.53%) SOAP
8 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) MVC
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.68%) OWASP
4 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) BDD
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) Robotic Process Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Use Case
9 2 (5.26%) EAI
9 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) OOD
9 2 (5.26%) OOP
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 1 (2.63%) Microservices
10 1 (2.63%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Nuxeo
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle