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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.63% 1.12% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.42% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 14
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
614 634 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.33% 78.66% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 517 578 646
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,157 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 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 9 (52.94%) Middleware
2 9 (52.94%) CRM
2 9 (52.94%) ERP
3 8 (47.06%) IBM
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) LAMP
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (47.06%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) SOAP
5 5 (29.41%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) Publishing
6 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.76%) PHP
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) EJB

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 Service Bus
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
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 11i
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
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%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) German Language
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
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%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) EJB
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Zurb Foundation
5 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.88%) EDI
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
4 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) SDLC
2 9 (52.94%) CRM
2 9 (52.94%) ERP
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) BPMN
6 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
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 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) 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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