The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 65 72 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs citing SOA 46 43 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.32% 2.74% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.45% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 93
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,350 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
SOA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1148 1245 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.83% 79.30% 78.68%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1030 1292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Oxfordshire region.

SOA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 19 £47,500 -
Wallingford - 8 £42,000 -
Kidlington -1 1 £65,000 +4.00%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 58 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.93%) XML
3 32 (36.78%) REST
4 31 (35.63%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (33.33%) SOAP
6 28 (32.18%) Oracle
7 24 (27.59%) TDD
8 23 (26.44%) Middleware
8 23 (26.44%) Web Services
9 22 (25.29%) C#
9 22 (25.29%) .NET
10 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 21 (24.14%) XML Schema
10 21 (24.14%) Oracle Service Bus
10 21 (24.14%) Data Integration
11 20 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (22.99%) IBM
12 19 (21.84%) Enterprise Architecture
12 19 (21.84%) QA
13 18 (20.69%) Degree
13 18 (20.69%) Scrum
14 17 (19.54%) ERP
14 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
14 17 (19.54%) Oracle Database
15 16 (18.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 16 (18.39%) Java
15 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
15 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
15 16 (18.39%) JSON

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 21 (24.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (16.09%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.75%) Apache
5 4 (4.60%) Mule
6 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.45%) IIS
6 3 (3.45%) JBoss
6 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.30%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.15%) SAS
8 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.15%) CMS
8 1 (1.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) IaaS
2 6 (6.90%) IBM Blueworks
2 6 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
1 17 (19.54%) Oracle Database
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.90%) CouchDB
7 5 (5.75%) MySQL
7 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.15%) Big Data
9 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.20%) Publishing
2 4 (4.60%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Finance
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) French Language
5 1 (1.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Developer
2 30 (34.48%) Architect
3 28 (32.18%) Senior Developer
4 21 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.20%) Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Integration Architect
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.75%) XML Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 3 (3.45%) SOA Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Designer
9 3 (3.45%) Business Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (2.30%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) XML
2 32 (36.78%) REST
3 29 (33.33%) SOAP
4 23 (26.44%) Web Services
4 23 (26.44%) Middleware
5 22 (25.29%) .NET
6 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 21 (24.14%) XML Schema
7 16 (18.39%) JSON
7 16 (18.39%) WCF
8 15 (17.24%) CSS
9 14 (16.09%) LAMP
10 13 (14.94%) EJB
10 13 (14.94%) Java EE
10 13 (14.94%) EJB 3.0
11 12 (13.79%) RESTful
12 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (6.90%) jQuery
12 6 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.63%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (24.14%) Data Integration
3 16 (18.39%) Computer Science
4 13 (14.94%) Clustering
5 5 (5.75%) Open Source
6 4 (4.60%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.60%) Taxonomies
7 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.45%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.15%) Physics
9 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.15%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.59%) TDD
3 20 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (21.84%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (20.69%) Scrum
6 17 (19.54%) ERP
7 15 (17.24%) OOP
7 15 (17.24%) CRM
7 15 (17.24%) Refactoring
8 14 (16.09%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (16.09%) Portfolio Management
8 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
9 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.79%) ETL
11 11 (12.64%) MVC
11 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.49%) TOGAF
13 9 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
14 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
15 7 (8.05%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) C#
2 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.39%) Java
4 7 (8.05%) SQL
5 5 (5.75%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.75%) XPath
5 5 (5.75%) SPARQL
5 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.75%) R
5 5 (5.75%) Perl
5 5 (5.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Oracle
2 20 (22.99%) IBM
3 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) webMethods
5 5 (5.75%) Zend
6 3 (3.45%) Pega
7 2 (2.30%) hybris
7 2 (2.30%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.15%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.15%) SAP
8 1 (1.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.15%) Informatica
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