The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 234 242 236
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 21 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.081% 0.029%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 0.38% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £65,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
Oracle Service Bus
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1374 1584 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.43% 21.50% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1292 1134
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Oracle Service Bus Salary Histogram in the North West

Oracle Service Bus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 14 £65,000 -
Merseyside +15 7 £50,000 +14.28%
Oracle Service Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 66 (100.00%) Oracle
1 66 (100.00%) SOA
1 66 (100.00%) Middleware
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 51 (77.27%) SDLC
2 51 (77.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 50 (75.76%) Oracle BPM
3 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
5 46 (69.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 45 (68.18%) JMS
6 45 (68.18%) SoapUI
6 45 (68.18%) WSDL
6 45 (68.18%) WebLogic
6 45 (68.18%) SOAP
6 45 (68.18%) Web Services
6 45 (68.18%) XSD
6 45 (68.18%) XSLT
7 43 (65.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 42 (63.64%) PL/SQL
8 42 (63.64%) SQL
9 33 (50.00%) Degree
9 33 (50.00%) XML
10 21 (31.82%) Oracle ODI
10 21 (31.82%) Java
10 21 (31.82%) UNIX
11 14 (21.21%) CMS
11 14 (21.21%) Stellent
11 14 (21.21%) Oracle ADF
11 14 (21.21%) WebCenter

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 51 (77.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 45 (68.18%) WebLogic
3 14 (21.21%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Mule
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 50 (75.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 43 (65.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (31.82%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 45 (68.18%) SoapUI
2 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.70%) Hudson
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (19.70%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 36 (54.55%) Oracle Developer
3 34 (51.52%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 34 (51.52%) SOA Developer
4 25 (37.88%) Architect
5 24 (36.36%) Oracle Architect
5 24 (36.36%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) Middleware
2 46 (69.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 45 (68.18%) SOAP
3 45 (68.18%) Web Services
3 45 (68.18%) XSD
3 45 (68.18%) XSLT
3 45 (68.18%) JMS
3 45 (68.18%) WSDL
4 33 (50.00%) XML
5 14 (21.21%) Oracle ADF
5 14 (21.21%) WebCenter
6 13 (19.70%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) UNIX
2 2 (3.03%) Solaris
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) SOA
2 51 (77.27%) SDLC
3 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (21.21%) Content Management
6 11 (16.67%) Data Management
6 11 (16.67%) Master Data Management
7 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.58%) Open Source
7 5 (7.58%) BPEL
8 2 (3.03%) Release Management
8 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.03%) ERP
8 2 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) PL/SQL
1 42 (63.64%) SQL
2 21 (31.82%) Java
3 2 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (21.21%) Stellent
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
3 2 (3.03%) Endeca
3 2 (3.03%) Eloqua
3 2 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.03%) IBM
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Retek
3 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.03%) ATG