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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 75 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Permanent jobs citing SOA 43 44 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.07% 2.82% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 3.64% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 119
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 £43,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
1161 1210 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.93% 77.46% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1019 1387
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 £65,000 £67,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -5 20 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Wallingford - 12 £42,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 69 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.34%) Oracle
2 34 (34.34%) XML
3 30 (30.30%) SOAP
3 30 (30.30%) Oracle Service Bus
3 30 (30.30%) REST
4 28 (28.28%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (28.28%) Web Services
5 27 (27.27%) IBM
5 27 (27.27%) TDD
5 27 (27.27%) Data Integration
6 26 (26.26%) Oracle Database
7 24 (24.24%) XML Schema
8 23 (23.23%) Data Modelling
9 22 (22.22%) C#
9 22 (22.22%) .NET
9 22 (22.22%) Scrum
10 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
10 21 (21.21%) ETL
11 20 (20.20%) Middleware
11 20 (20.20%) Degree
12 19 (19.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (19.19%) Java
12 19 (19.19%) Oracle ODI
12 19 (19.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 18 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
14 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
14 17 (17.17%) WebLogic
14 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 30 (30.30%) Oracle Service Bus
2 19 (19.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (17.17%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.08%) WebSphere
4 8 (8.08%) IIS
4 8 (8.08%) JBoss
4 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.07%) SAS
6 5 (5.05%) Apache
7 2 (2.02%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.01%) Drupal
8 1 (1.01%) CMS
8 1 (1.01%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.16%) IBM Blueworks
2 7 (7.07%) IaaS
3 6 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.26%) Oracle Database
2 19 (19.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (19.19%) Oracle ODI
3 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
4 15 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.07%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.06%) CouchDB
7 5 (5.05%) MySQL
7 5 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (12.12%) Legal
2 8 (8.08%) Banking
3 7 (7.07%) Publishing
4 4 (4.04%) Law
5 3 (3.03%) Finance
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) French Language
7 1 (1.01%) German Language
7 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (34.34%) Developer
2 28 (28.28%) Senior Developer
3 27 (27.27%) Architect
4 18 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.11%) Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Designer
6 8 (8.08%) Business Architect
6 8 (8.08%) Solutions Designer
7 7 (7.07%) Data Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Data Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Software Development Director
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.05%) XML Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.34%) XML
2 30 (30.30%) SOAP
2 30 (30.30%) REST
3 28 (28.28%) Web Services
4 24 (24.24%) XML Schema
5 22 (22.22%) .NET
6 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
7 20 (20.20%) Middleware
8 16 (16.16%) EJB
8 16 (16.16%) Java EE
8 16 (16.16%) WCF
8 16 (16.16%) EJB 3.0
9 15 (15.15%) RESTful
9 15 (15.15%) CSS
10 14 (14.14%) JSON
11 11 (11.11%) LAMP
12 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.06%) jQuery
12 6 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 16 (16.16%) Clustering
3 16 (16.16%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.09%) Taxonomies
5 8 (8.08%) Credit Risk
6 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.05%) Open Source
8 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.04%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.03%) Physics
9 3 (3.03%) Digital Media
10 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.01%) Ontologies
11 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.27%) TDD
3 23 (23.23%) Data Modelling
4 22 (22.22%) Scrum
5 21 (21.21%) ETL
6 18 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (15.15%) Refactoring
8 15 (15.15%) OOP
9 14 (14.14%) ERP
9 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
9 14 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (13.13%) Data Management
11 12 (12.12%) TOGAF
11 12 (12.12%) CRM
12 11 (11.11%) Process Management
12 11 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (11.11%) MVC
12 11 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
13 10 (10.10%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.22%) C#
2 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.19%) Java
4 11 (11.11%) SQL
5 5 (5.05%) Perl
5 5 (5.05%) PHP
5 5 (5.05%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.05%) XPath
5 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.05%) SPARQL
5 5 (5.05%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 34 (34.34%) Oracle
2 27 (27.27%) IBM
3 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.16%) webMethods
4 8 (8.08%) Pega
5 7 (7.07%) DataFlux
6 5 (5.05%) Zend
7 4 (4.04%) Informatica
8 2 (2.02%) hybris
8 2 (2.02%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.01%) Adobe
9 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.01%) SAP
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago