The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 23 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.16% 1.81% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 2.37% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 15
Average salary £52,500 £68,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,600 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
563 761 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.34% 76.56% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 458 673 743
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SOA 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 SOA.

1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) ETL
3 16 (47.06%) Oracle ODI
4 15 (44.12%) XML
4 15 (44.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 14 (41.18%) Data Integration
5 14 (41.18%) Data Modelling
5 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) Data Management
8 10 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
9 9 (26.47%) SOAP
10 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
10 7 (20.59%) .NET
10 7 (20.59%) C#
10 7 (20.59%) Java
10 7 (20.59%) SAS
10 7 (20.59%) DataFlux
10 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.59%) Degree
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (17.65%) RESTful
11 6 (17.65%) JIRA
11 6 (17.65%) Java EE
11 6 (17.65%) TDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SOA 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 SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Service Bus
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (20.59%) SAS
4 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.82%) CMS
6 1 (2.94%) Drupal
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle ODI
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
2 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) MSTest
2 5 (14.71%) SpecFlow
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.76%) Law
1 4 (11.76%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Integration Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Development Director
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Data Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Siebel Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) XML
2 9 (26.47%) SOAP
3 7 (20.59%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) EJB
4 6 (17.65%) XML Schema
4 6 (17.65%) Java EE
4 6 (17.65%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (17.65%) RESTful
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (14.71%) HTML
5 5 (14.71%) Ajax
5 5 (14.71%) XSD
5 5 (14.71%) XSLT
5 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 5 (14.71%) ADO.NET
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Integration
2 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.65%) Clustering
3 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.82%) Physics
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.94%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) ETL
3 14 (41.18%) Data Modelling
4 12 (35.29%) Data Management
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) OOD
8 5 (14.71%) CMMI
8 5 (14.71%) MVC
8 5 (14.71%) OO
8 5 (14.71%) RUP
8 5 (14.71%) Release Management
9 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) DataFlux
3 6 (17.65%) Informatica
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Cognos
5 3 (8.82%) Siebel
6 2 (5.88%) Ektron
7 1 (2.94%) hybris
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
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