Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BPEL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BPEL over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1059 1148
Rank change year-on-year -71 +89 +32
Permanent jobs citing BPEL 59 141 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.079% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.087% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 50 100 93
UK median annual salary £57,500 £70,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.73% +1.07% +40.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,125 £42,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +27.78%

BPEL 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,958 161,209 182,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.63% 90.77% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 125,377 129,352 151,685
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,883 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.23% +5.02% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

BPEL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BPEL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BPEL in the UK

BPEL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BPEL in the UK

BPEL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BPEL over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for BPEL in the UK

BPEL
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England -42 57 £57,500 -18.73% 9
UK excluding London -34 40 £57,500 +4.55% 5
London -39 17 £73,750 +1.72% 4
East of England +19 16 £60,000 +2.13% 1
South East -7 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North of England +14 7 £53,000 -23.19%
North West +8 5 £60,000 -
South West -27 4 £62,632 +39.18%
Midlands -1 2 £45,000 -37.06% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £52,750 -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands +10 1 £45,000 -37.06% 2
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing BPEL 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 with a requirement for BPEL.

1 37 (62.71%) Oracle
1 37 (62.71%) Middleware
2 32 (54.24%) Oracle Database
3 31 (52.54%) SOA
4 26 (44.07%) WebLogic
5 24 (40.68%) XML
6 22 (37.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (35.59%) SOAP
8 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (30.51%) UML
10 17 (28.81%) Relational Database
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle Fusion
11 16 (27.12%) RDBMS
12 15 (25.42%) Web Services
12 15 (25.42%) Use Case
12 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
12 15 (25.42%) User Stories
12 15 (25.42%) Business Process Modelling
13 14 (23.73%) Oracle BI EE
13 14 (23.73%) Unix
13 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
14 13 (22.03%) ITIL
14 13 (22.03%) SQL
14 13 (22.03%) Oracle EBS
14 13 (22.03%) Finance
14 13 (22.03%) Oracle EBS R12
14 13 (22.03%) REST
15 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
15 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
15 12 (20.34%) Java

BPEL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 26 (44.07%) WebLogic
2 22 (37.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (10.17%) Mule
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle 11i
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.69%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) FTP
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) Oracle Database
2 17 (28.81%) Relational Database
3 16 (27.12%) RDBMS
4 14 (23.73%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.78%) Neo4j
6 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.78%) Redis
6 4 (6.78%) Riak
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.69%) HBase
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.69%) Power BI
8 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (5.08%) JDeveloper
2 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Advertising
3 3 (5.08%) Law
3 3 (5.08%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Architect
2 17 (28.81%) Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (18.64%) DBA
4 11 (18.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 11 (18.64%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (15.25%) Middleware Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Integration Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) Middleware
2 24 (40.68%) XML
3 21 (35.59%) SOAP
4 16 (27.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (25.42%) Web Services
6 13 (22.03%) REST
7 10 (16.95%) WSDL
8 8 (13.56%) XSD
9 7 (11.86%) JMS
10 6 (10.17%) Spring
11 5 (8.47%) J2EE
11 5 (8.47%) JSON
11 5 (8.47%) XSLT
12 4 (6.78%) CSS
12 4 (6.78%) EDI
12 4 (6.78%) EDIFACT
12 4 (6.78%) EJB
12 4 (6.78%) HTML
12 4 (6.78%) jQuery
12 4 (6.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.78%) Fintech
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) DataPower
4 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Unix
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) SOA
2 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.51%) UML
4 15 (25.42%) Business Process Modelling
4 15 (25.42%) Use Case
4 15 (25.42%) User Stories
5 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
6 13 (22.03%) ITIL
7 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
7 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
8 11 (18.64%) Acceptance Criteria
8 11 (18.64%) Proactive Monitoring
8 11 (18.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (18.64%) Scrum
8 11 (18.64%) Service Management
8 11 (18.64%) V-Model
9 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (15.25%) SDLC
10 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.17%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) Java
3 11 (18.64%) C
3 11 (18.64%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (5.08%) XQuery
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.64%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.69%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Data Guard
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.39%) CloudHub
3 1 (1.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) Siebel
3 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 4 (6.78%) Ariba
4 4 (6.78%) SEEBURGER
4 4 (6.78%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.08%) Google
5 3 (5.08%) Yahoo!
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Informatica
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.39%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.39%) Software AG
6 2 (3.39%) Unisys
6 2 (3.39%) WSO2
7 1 (1.69%) Kofax
7 1 (1.69%) Perforce
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau