The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 79 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 38 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.36% 2.02% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.74% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 28
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1252 1313 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.81% 73.56% 69.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1129 876
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 11 £50,000 -23.07%
Kidlington - 2 £52,500 -
Witney - 1 £32,500 - 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 50 (66.67%) Web Services
2 24 (32.00%) IBM
3 23 (30.67%) C#
3 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) .NET
4 22 (29.33%) Java
4 22 (29.33%) XML
5 21 (28.00%) Oracle
6 18 (24.00%) webMethods
6 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (24.00%) Ajax
6 18 (24.00%) IBM Blueworks
7 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
8 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (18.67%) CSS
10 14 (18.67%) HTML
10 14 (18.67%) OO
10 14 (18.67%) MVC
10 14 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (17.33%) IIS
12 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
12 12 (16.00%) JBoss
12 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
12 12 (16.00%) CRM
12 12 (16.00%) Process Management
12 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (16.00%) WebSphere
12 12 (16.00%) Pega
12 12 (16.00%) Multithreading

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (17.33%) IIS
2 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.67%) SAS
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (4.00%) CMS
5 3 (4.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (14.67%) Oracle ODI
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (4.00%) DB2
6 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.33%) MSTest
2 4 (5.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.33%) NUnit
2 4 (5.33%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Legal
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Architect
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Solutions Designer
3 12 (16.00%) Designer
4 9 (12.00%) Business Architect
4 9 (12.00%) Java Architect
5 8 (10.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Trainer
9 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Siebel Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (66.67%) Web Services
2 23 (30.67%) .NET
3 22 (29.33%) XML
4 18 (24.00%) Ajax
5 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (18.67%) CSS
6 14 (18.67%) HTML
7 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (14.67%) WCF
8 11 (14.67%) REST
8 11 (14.67%) SOAP
9 10 (13.33%) XSL
10 9 (12.00%) Silverlight
10 9 (12.00%) LINQ
10 9 (12.00%) WPF
11 8 (10.67%) WF
12 7 (9.33%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (6.67%) HTML5
13 5 (6.67%) Middleware
13 5 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Taxonomies
1 9 (12.00%) Credit Risk
2 7 (9.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.00%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Open Source
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) OO
2 14 (18.67%) MVC
3 12 (16.00%) Process Management
3 12 (16.00%) CRM
3 12 (16.00%) Multithreading
4 11 (14.67%) ETL
5 10 (13.33%) UML
5 10 (13.33%) OOP
5 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.00%) DFSS
6 9 (12.00%) Change Management
6 9 (12.00%) Six Sigma
6 9 (12.00%) Product Management
6 9 (12.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.00%) Business Transformation
7 7 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Management
8 5 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) C#
1 23 (30.67%) SQL
2 22 (29.33%) Java
3 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.00%) VB
5 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.67%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) IBM
2 21 (28.00%) Oracle
3 18 (24.00%) webMethods
4 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.00%) JBoss
5 12 (16.00%) Pega
6 8 (10.67%) Cognos
7 6 (8.00%) Informatica
8 5 (6.67%) Siebel
8 5 (6.67%) DataFlux
9 3 (4.00%) Business Objects
9 3 (4.00%) ILOG
10 2 (2.67%) Ektron
11 1 (1.33%) Talend
11 1 (1.33%) Telerik
Witney, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
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