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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 69 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.04% 1.42% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.80% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
609 611 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.40% 78.94% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 490 556 629
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) SDLC
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Middleware
3 9 (52.94%) CRM
3 9 (52.94%) ERP
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) IBM
4 8 (47.06%) LAMP
4 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (47.06%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (35.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (29.41%) SAP
6 5 (29.41%) SOAP
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Publishing
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Middleware
2 8 (47.06%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) SOAP
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) Zurb Foundation
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) EJB
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (5.88%) EDI
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) SDLC
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) CRM
3 9 (52.94%) ERP
4 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (47.06%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (29.41%) SAP
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
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