Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1070 1092 1154
Rank change year-on-year +22 +62 +7
Permanent jobs citing BPEL 109 96 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.054% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.060% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 103 63 109
UK median annual salary £71,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £50,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £74,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year -15.38% +28.08% -15.42%

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 156,280 158,751 184,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.85% 89.53% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 125,337 131,258 152,786
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +17 109 £71,500 +10.00% 4
UK excluding London -20 56 £55,000 -15.38% 1
London +33 53 £85,000 +21.43% 3
North of England +15 18 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +23 15 £43,000 -38.57%
South West -11 15 £40,000 -17.95%
Yorkshire +51 12 £65,000 +30.00%
Midlands - 8 £71,500 -
North East - 5 £69,000 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £71,500 -
East of England -20 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
North West - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing BPEL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BPEL.

1 94 (86.24%) SOA
2 53 (48.62%) Web Services
2 53 (48.62%) TOGAF
3 48 (44.04%) UML
3 48 (44.04%) Middleware
4 43 (39.45%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (33.94%) BPMN
6 34 (31.19%) Java
7 33 (30.28%) Oracle
8 32 (29.36%) WebLogic
8 32 (29.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 31 (28.44%) SOAP
10 30 (27.52%) Validation
10 30 (27.52%) Business Process Modelling
11 28 (25.69%) J2EE
11 28 (25.69%) REST
11 28 (25.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 27 (24.77%) SQL
13 24 (22.02%) Tomcat
13 24 (22.02%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 24 (22.02%) Oracle Database
14 23 (21.10%) CRM
15 21 (19.27%) Linux
15 21 (19.27%) XSD
15 21 (19.27%) Finance
15 21 (19.27%) Oracle BI EE
15 21 (19.27%) Microservices
15 21 (19.27%) IT Strategy
16 20 (18.35%) Data Management

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 32 (29.36%) WebLogic
2 28 (25.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (22.02%) Tomcat
4 18 (16.51%) WebSphere
5 16 (14.68%) SharePoint
6 14 (12.84%) Documentum
7 11 (10.09%) Apache
8 10 (9.17%) Apache Geronimo
8 10 (9.17%) CMS
8 10 (9.17%) JBoss
8 10 (9.17%) WildFly
9 8 (7.34%) Confluence
9 8 (7.34%) JCAPS
9 8 (7.34%) Oracle Coherence
9 8 (7.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (7.34%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (4.59%) Apache Spark
10 5 (4.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (2.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (11.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (6.42%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) GitHub
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (1.83%) IaaS
2 2 (1.83%) PaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) HTTP
1 8 (7.34%) LDAP
1 8 (7.34%) PuTTY
1 8 (7.34%) SSH
2 6 (5.50%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (5.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (5.50%) Firewall
2 6 (5.50%) LAN
2 6 (5.50%) NAS
2 6 (5.50%) SAN
2 6 (5.50%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.02%) Oracle Database
2 21 (19.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (14.68%) Big Data
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
5 12 (11.01%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
6 11 (10.09%) Hadoop
6 11 (10.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (9.17%) RDBMS
8 8 (7.34%) DB2
9 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.50%) InterSystems Cache
9 6 (5.50%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.75%) HBase
11 3 (2.75%) QlikView
11 3 (2.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.84%) Selenium
4 11 (10.09%) Maven
5 10 (9.17%) JIRA
6 8 (7.34%) SoapUI
6 8 (7.34%) Subversion
7 4 (3.67%) JDeveloper
8 3 (2.75%) Ant
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.83%) FindBugs
9 2 (1.83%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Electronics
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (78.90%) Architect
2 27 (24.77%) Enterprise Architect
3 26 (23.85%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (14.68%) Analyst
4 16 (14.68%) Java Architect
5 14 (12.84%) Lead Architect
6 12 (11.01%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) SOA Architect
7 10 (9.17%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) Pega Architect
9 8 (7.34%) J2EE Architect
9 8 (7.34%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 8 (7.34%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 8 (7.34%) Middleware Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) IT Architect
10 6 (5.50%) TOGAF Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (3.67%) DBA
12 4 (3.67%) Lead Enterprise Architect
12 4 (3.67%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (48.62%) Web Services
2 48 (44.04%) Middleware
3 31 (28.44%) SOAP
4 28 (25.69%) J2EE
4 28 (25.69%) REST
5 21 (19.27%) XSD
6 19 (17.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (15.60%) Hibernate
7 17 (15.60%) Spring
7 17 (15.60%) WSDL
8 15 (13.76%) XML
9 14 (12.84%) J2SE
10 11 (10.09%) EJB
10 11 (10.09%) JMS
11 10 (9.17%) JSON
12 9 (8.26%) Java EE
13 8 (7.34%) JAXB
13 8 (7.34%) JAX-WS
13 8 (7.34%) JDBC
13 8 (7.34%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.45%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.17%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.34%) Clustering
4 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.75%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) Linux
2 16 (14.68%) Unix
3 6 (5.50%) AIX
3 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Windows
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (86.24%) SOA
2 53 (48.62%) TOGAF
3 48 (44.04%) UML
4 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (33.94%) BPMN
5 32 (29.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 30 (27.52%) Business Process Modelling
6 30 (27.52%) Validation
7 24 (22.02%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 23 (21.10%) CRM
9 21 (19.27%) IT Strategy
9 21 (19.27%) Microservices
10 20 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (18.35%) Data Management
11 18 (16.51%) Data Architecture
11 18 (16.51%) Data Modelling
11 18 (16.51%) ITIL
12 16 (14.68%) DevOps
12 16 (14.68%) Test Automation
12 16 (14.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.19%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 7 (6.42%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.42%) XPath
5 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.67%) C
7 2 (1.83%) Scala
8 1 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) Degree
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) SLA
2 14 (12.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (12.84%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.59%) HDFS
3 3 (2.75%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) Puppet
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.59%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.75%) Oozie
5 2 (1.83%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.83%) Mesos
5 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (30.28%) Oracle
2 14 (12.84%) EMC
2 14 (12.84%) Pega
3 10 (9.17%) Siebel
4 8 (7.34%) Dynatrace
4 8 (7.34%) Remedy
4 8 (7.34%) Splunk
5 7 (6.42%) Informatica
5 7 (6.42%) Virgin Media
5 7 (6.42%) VMware
6 6 (5.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco
6 6 (5.50%) Cloudera
6 6 (5.50%) F5
6 6 (5.50%) HP
6 6 (5.50%) IBM
6 6 (5.50%) Nokia
6 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.75%) Tableau