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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 91 61 103
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 58 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.72% 3.85% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 4.77% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 14
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £26,850 £42,585
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
1267 1217 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 84.02% 80.81% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1030 1144
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -16 15 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Kidlington +1 4 £57,500 +15.00%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) Oracle
3 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (45.00%) Semantic Web
4 18 (45.00%) Java
4 18 (45.00%) Big Data
5 14 (35.00%) SDLC
5 14 (35.00%) XML
6 12 (30.00%) Java EE
7 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 11 (27.50%) jQuery
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (27.50%) Finance
7 11 (27.50%) N-Tier
7 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (27.50%) Build Automation
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) Windows
8 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (22.50%) Node.js
9 9 (22.50%) REST
9 9 (22.50%) Maven
9 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) CRM
9 9 (22.50%) JUnit
9 9 (22.50%) Publishing
9 9 (22.50%) MVC
9 9 (22.50%) Middleware
9 9 (22.50%) ERP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 7 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle AGIS
3 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.50%) Modbus
1 1 (2.50%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) Big Data
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Maven
1 9 (22.50%) JUnit
2 7 (17.50%) Ant
2 7 (17.50%) Mockito
3 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Publishing
3 7 (17.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) German Language
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Development Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Architect
8 1 (2.50%) E-Business Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) XML
2 12 (30.00%) Java EE
3 11 (27.50%) jQuery
4 9 (22.50%) REST
4 9 (22.50%) JMS
4 9 (22.50%) Middleware
4 9 (22.50%) Web Services
5 7 (17.50%) SOAP
5 7 (17.50%) LAMP
5 7 (17.50%) Spring
5 7 (17.50%) JSF
5 7 (17.50%) Play Framework
5 7 (17.50%) RESTful
5 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
5 7 (17.50%) Grails
6 5 (12.50%) XML Schema
6 5 (12.50%) EJB
7 3 (7.50%) CSS
7 3 (7.50%) HTML
7 3 (7.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Semantic Web
2 11 (27.50%) N-Tier
3 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (15.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Clustering
7 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.50%) Robotics
8 1 (2.50%) NHS
8 1 (2.50%) User Experience
8 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 14 (35.00%) SDLC
4 11 (27.50%) Build Automation
5 9 (22.50%) ERP
5 9 (22.50%) MVC
5 9 (22.50%) CRM
6 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) Product Management
7 7 (17.50%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (17.50%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 5 (12.50%) ETL
8 5 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) XPath
5 3 (7.50%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
1 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) PeopleSoft
3 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 7 (17.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.50%) hybris
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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