The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 296 320 325
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 23 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.017% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 0.091% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 15
Average salary £61,250 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.25% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £57,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
Oracle Service Bus
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2439 2203 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.65% 18.38% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2078 1988 2352
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the City of London region.

Oracle Service Bus Salary Trend in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Oracle Service Bus Salary Histogram in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Oracle Service Bus.

1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (72.41%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) WebLogic
3 18 (62.07%) Middleware
4 17 (58.62%) UNIX
4 17 (58.62%) SOA
4 17 (58.62%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
6 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (48.28%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
7 11 (37.93%) Banking
8 9 (31.03%) Clustering
8 9 (31.03%) JMS
8 9 (31.03%) J2EE
9 7 (24.14%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (20.69%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
10 6 (20.69%) Web Services
10 6 (20.69%) HTTP
10 6 (20.69%) Fixed Income
11 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (17.24%) FpML
11 5 (17.24%) Solaris
11 5 (17.24%) MQSeries
11 5 (17.24%) iPad

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Oracle Service Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (62.07%) WebLogic
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (20.69%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
4 5 (17.24%) MQSeries
4 5 (17.24%) AquaLogic
5 4 (13.79%) Apache
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (13.79%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
7 2 (6.90%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) EasyMock
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) FishEye
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Middleware Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Middleware Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Middleware Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 5 (17.24%) SOA Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SOA Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Middleware
2 17 (58.62%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (31.03%) J2EE
3 9 (31.03%) JMS
4 7 (24.14%) XML
5 6 (20.69%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) FpML
7 4 (13.79%) EJB
8 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (6.90%) Spring
9 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
10 1 (3.45%) Grails
10 1 (3.45%) jQuery
10 1 (3.45%) Murex MxML
10 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
10 1 (3.45%) Java EE
10 1 (3.45%) JSON
10 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.45%) CSS
10 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Fixed Income
3 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (17.24%) Derivative
3 5 (17.24%) iPad
3 5 (17.24%) SWIFT
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Exalogic
5 3 (10.34%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) UNIX
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) SOA
2 4 (13.79%) Scrum
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.34%) UML
3 3 (10.34%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) MVC
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) BPEL
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Process Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) XQuery
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) BEA
4 2 (6.90%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) BMC
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Murex
5 1 (3.45%) Sybase