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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 71 73 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.49% 1.30% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.53% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £53,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +12.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
543 653 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 88.29% 84.81% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 508 525 693
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Magento

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (12.50%) Magento
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Architect
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Global Travel Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Global Travel Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago