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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 72 78 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 7 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.18% 0.78% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.98% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 49
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +5.26%
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
611 714 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.39% 79.07% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 496 631 687
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 £31,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (68.97%) Middleware
2 15 (51.72%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (51.72%) ERP
3 14 (48.28%) CRM
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (48.28%) IBM
3 14 (48.28%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (48.28%) LAMP
3 14 (48.28%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (41.38%) XML
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
7 8 (27.59%) SOAP
7 8 (27.59%) XML Schema
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
9 6 (20.69%) Java EE
9 6 (20.69%) Clustering
9 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
9 6 (20.69%) EJB
10 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 5 (17.24%) REST
11 4 (13.79%) EJB 3.0
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (24.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) French Language
2 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Architect
2 15 (51.72%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) TIBCO Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SOA Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Director
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) Middleware
2 14 (48.28%) LAMP
3 12 (41.38%) XML
4 8 (27.59%) SOAP
4 8 (27.59%) XML Schema
5 6 (20.69%) Java EE
5 6 (20.69%) EJB
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) REST
7 4 (13.79%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (13.79%) JSON
8 3 (10.34%) RESTful
9 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) Zurb Foundation
9 2 (6.90%) jQuery
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
10 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ERP
1 15 (51.72%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (48.28%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (48.28%) Portfolio Management
2 14 (48.28%) CRM
2 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) System Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) RUP
6 1 (3.45%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
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