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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 114 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.80% 3.12% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 3.57% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 43
Average salary £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
1391 1260 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.71% 87.26% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1065 1079
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -29 4 £54,000 +13.68% 1
Banbury - 2 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (73.77%) Oracle
2 43 (70.49%) Java
3 33 (54.10%) SQL
3 33 (54.10%) Maven
4 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (50.82%) Web Services
4 31 (50.82%) RESTful
5 25 (40.98%) JMS
6 22 (36.07%) TDD
6 22 (36.07%) Spring
6 22 (36.07%) XML
7 21 (34.43%) JUnit
8 20 (32.79%) Oracle Service Bus
8 20 (32.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 19 (31.15%) Linux
10 18 (29.51%) Unix
10 18 (29.51%) Java EE
10 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (29.51%) Unit Testing
10 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database
11 16 (26.23%) Oracle EBS R12
11 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
12 15 (24.59%) Oracle EBS
12 15 (24.59%) Scrum
12 15 (24.59%) SDLC
13 13 (21.31%) UML
13 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
14 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (19.67%) JBoss
14 12 (19.67%) MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (32.79%) Oracle Service Bus
1 20 (32.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (19.67%) JBoss
3 10 (16.39%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (16.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (24.59%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (14.75%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle AGIS
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (3.28%) Magento
7 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (18.03%) Big Data
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle Discoverer
3 10 (16.39%) RDBMS
3 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (54.10%) Maven
2 21 (34.43%) JUnit
3 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (16.39%) Ant
4 10 (16.39%) Mockito
5 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (16.39%) Publishing
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 29 (47.54%) Java Developer
3 26 (42.62%) Senior Developer
4 25 (40.98%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (16.39%) DBA
6 10 (16.39%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (13.11%) Agile Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 8 (13.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Agile Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 8 (13.11%) SOA Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Java Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Oracle Financials Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) RESTful
1 31 (50.82%) Web Services
2 25 (40.98%) JMS
3 22 (36.07%) Spring
3 22 (36.07%) XML
4 18 (29.51%) Java EE
5 12 (19.67%) Apache Camel
6 11 (18.03%) jQuery
6 11 (18.03%) Middleware
7 10 (16.39%) Grails
7 10 (16.39%) JSF
7 10 (16.39%) Play Framework
7 10 (16.39%) REST
7 10 (16.39%) Spring MVC
8 8 (13.11%) EJB
8 8 (13.11%) SOAP
9 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.92%) HTML
9 3 (4.92%) HTML5
10 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.39%) Data Integration
2 10 (16.39%) Semantic Web
3 8 (13.11%) BBC
4 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.64%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Linux
2 18 (29.51%) Unix
3 9 (14.75%) Solaris
3 9 (14.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) TDD
3 18 (29.51%) Unit Testing
4 15 (24.59%) Scrum
4 15 (24.59%) SDLC
5 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
5 13 (21.31%) UML
6 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (19.67%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
8 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
8 10 (16.39%) Process Improvement
8 10 (16.39%) Product Management
9 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
10 8 (13.11%) ETL
10 8 (13.11%) People Management
11 5 (8.20%) Build Automation
11 5 (8.20%) Cash Management
11 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.20%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) Java
2 33 (54.10%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.39%) XPath
5 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) OCA
4 1 (1.64%) OCP
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) Ansible
1 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle RMAN
1 10 (16.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (73.77%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Hyperion
3 9 (14.75%) Sun
4 8 (13.11%) Capita
5 3 (4.92%) Siebel
6 1 (1.64%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
Oxford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago