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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 75 75 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -38
Permanent jobs citing SOA 36 48 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.59% 2.78% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.43% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 83
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +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
1151 1400 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.81% 81.16% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1173 1242
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 26 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 26 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 +7 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Wallingford - 5 £42,000 -
Kidlington +1 2 £65,000 +10.63% 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) XML
2 32 (40.51%) REST
3 30 (37.97%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (35.44%) SOAP
5 27 (34.18%) Oracle
6 23 (29.11%) Middleware
7 22 (27.85%) C#
7 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
7 22 (27.85%) .NET
7 22 (27.85%) Web Services
7 22 (27.85%) TDD
8 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
9 20 (25.32%) XML Schema
9 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (25.32%) QA
9 20 (25.32%) Oracle Service Bus
10 19 (24.05%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (24.05%) Data Integration
11 18 (22.78%) ERP
12 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
12 17 (21.52%) Degree
13 16 (20.25%) Java
13 16 (20.25%) CSS
13 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
13 16 (20.25%) CRM
13 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
13 16 (20.25%) Scrum
13 16 (20.25%) JSON
13 16 (20.25%) Computer Science

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 20 (25.32%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Mule
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.27%) Node.js
7 1 (1.27%) SAS
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) IaaS
2 6 (7.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
3 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (7.59%) CouchDB
6 5 (6.33%) MySQL
6 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.13%) Publishing
2 1 (1.27%) French Language
2 1 (1.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) Architect
2 27 (34.18%) Senior Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Integration Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) XML Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 3 (3.80%) SOA Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Integration Analyst
11 1 (1.27%) SOA Architect
11 1 (1.27%) Software Development Director
11 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.51%) XML
1 32 (40.51%) REST
2 28 (35.44%) SOAP
3 23 (29.11%) Middleware
4 22 (27.85%) Web Services
4 22 (27.85%) .NET
5 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
6 20 (25.32%) XML Schema
7 16 (20.25%) CSS
7 16 (20.25%) JSON
7 16 (20.25%) WCF
8 14 (17.72%) LAMP
9 12 (15.19%) Java EE
9 12 (15.19%) EJB
10 11 (13.92%) EJB 3.0
10 11 (13.92%) RESTful
11 7 (8.86%) jQuery
12 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (7.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.97%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (24.05%) Data Integration
3 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
4 12 (15.19%) Clustering
5 5 (6.33%) Open Source
6 4 (5.06%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) TDD
3 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (24.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (22.78%) ERP
6 16 (20.25%) Scrum
6 16 (20.25%) CRM
7 15 (18.99%) OOP
7 15 (18.99%) Refactoring
8 14 (17.72%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (17.72%) Portfolio Management
9 12 (15.19%) Data Modelling
10 11 (13.92%) ETL
10 11 (13.92%) MVC
11 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.39%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (11.39%) TOGAF
11 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.86%) Content Management
13 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) C#
1 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.25%) Java
3 6 (7.59%) PHP
3 6 (7.59%) SQL
4 5 (6.33%) MATLAB
4 5 (6.33%) XPath
4 5 (6.33%) SPARQL
4 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.33%) R
4 5 (6.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.32%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.72%) IBM
4 5 (6.33%) Zend
5 3 (3.80%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.53%) hybris
7 1 (1.27%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 59,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago