The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 70 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.31% 0.89% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.12% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 10
Median salary £65,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SOA
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
737 627 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 89.66% 79.87% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 641 510 578
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SOA
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Oxford region.

SOA Salary Trend in Oxford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 9 (40.91%) Content Management
4 9 (40.91%) Data Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (40.91%) IBM Integration Bus
4 9 (40.91%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (40.91%) PeopleSoft
4 9 (40.91%) OOP
4 9 (40.91%) CRM
4 9 (40.91%) ERP
4 9 (40.91%) Data Modelling
4 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (40.91%) IBM
4 9 (40.91%) Software Architecture
4 9 (40.91%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (40.91%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
4 9 (40.91%) Data Analytics
4 9 (40.91%) Analytics
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (40.91%) Microservices
4 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Demand Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Architect
1 20 (90.91%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) CRM Architect
3 9 (40.91%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Data Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Java Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Java Solutions Architect
3 9 (40.91%) SOA Architect
3 9 (40.91%) SOA Developer
3 9 (40.91%) TOGAF Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Design Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) IBM Integration Bus
1 9 (40.91%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 9 (40.91%) Analytics
3 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (40.91%) Content Management
3 9 (40.91%) CRM
3 9 (40.91%) Data Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Data Analytics
3 9 (40.91%) Data Modelling
3 9 (40.91%) ERP
3 9 (40.91%) Microservices
3 9 (40.91%) OOP
3 9 (40.91%) Portfolio Management
3 9 (40.91%) Software Architecture
3 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
3 9 (40.91%) Zachman Framework
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Demand Management
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) IBM
1 9 (40.91%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) VMware