The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank - 251 235
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.23% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1451 1323 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.20% 18.02% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1125 1281
Average salary £36,000 £36,600 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Service Bus
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Service Bus Salary Trend in the North West

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
4 5 (55.56%) SAP
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) Siebel
4 5 (55.56%) NHS
4 5 (55.56%) webMethods
4 5 (55.56%) E-business
4 5 (55.56%) Local Government
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (44.44%) Pega
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (44.44%) ILOG
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Architect
1 4 (44.44%) IT Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) SOA Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XSD
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) UDDI
3 1 (11.11%) WSDL
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) NHS
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) E-business
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) Siebel
2 5 (55.56%) webMethods
3 4 (44.44%) Pega
3 4 (44.44%) ILOG
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) Cognizant