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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 50 112 89
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -23
Permanent jobs citing SOA 69 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.56% 0.54% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 0.70% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 7 28
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £40,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1214 1291 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.24% 77.31% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1131 1142
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +22 24 £52,500 -27.58% 5
Kidlington - 6 £50,000 - 1
Witney - 1 £32,500 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.00%) IBM
2 34 (40.00%) webMethods
2 34 (40.00%) IBM Blueworks
3 29 (34.12%) Oracle
4 28 (32.94%) Web Services
5 25 (29.41%) ETL
6 24 (28.24%) XML
6 24 (28.24%) Oracle ODI
7 22 (25.88%) Data Integration
7 22 (25.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 21 (24.71%) Data Modelling
8 21 (24.71%) Legal
9 20 (23.53%) Process Management
9 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
10 18 (21.18%) Business Transformation
10 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (21.18%) Taxonomies
10 18 (21.18%) IIS
11 17 (20.00%) SQL
11 17 (20.00%) JBoss
11 17 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 17 (20.00%) Six Sigma
11 17 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 17 (20.00%) Banking
11 17 (20.00%) DFSS
11 17 (20.00%) Change Management
11 17 (20.00%) Pega
11 17 (20.00%) Credit Risk
11 17 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (25.88%) Oracle Service Bus
2 18 (21.18%) IIS
3 17 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 17 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 14 (16.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (12.94%) SAS
6 10 (11.76%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.53%) CMS
8 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 34 (40.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (4.71%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) Oracle ODI
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) JIRA
1 9 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.88%) MSTest
2 5 (5.88%) SpecFlow
2 5 (5.88%) Selenium
2 5 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (24.71%) Legal
2 17 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Publishing
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Law
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Architect
1 22 (25.88%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
2 17 (20.00%) Business Architect
2 17 (20.00%) Designer
3 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Data Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Data Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Software Development Director
7 4 (4.71%) Software Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) Web Services
2 24 (28.24%) XML
3 13 (15.29%) SOAP
4 11 (12.94%) .NET
5 10 (11.76%) EJB
5 10 (11.76%) Ajax
6 9 (10.59%) Java EE
6 9 (10.59%) EJB 3.0
6 9 (10.59%) RESTful
6 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.59%) XML Schema
7 7 (8.24%) CSS
7 7 (8.24%) HTML
8 6 (7.06%) ADO.NET
8 6 (7.06%) XSD
8 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.88%) XSLT
9 5 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Data Integration
2 18 (21.18%) Taxonomies
3 17 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 9 (10.59%) Clustering
4 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.53%) Physics
6 3 (3.53%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Open Source
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.18%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) UNIX
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) ETL
3 21 (24.71%) Data Modelling
4 20 (23.53%) Process Management
5 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (21.18%) Business Transformation
6 17 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 17 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 17 (20.00%) DFSS
6 17 (20.00%) Change Management
7 16 (18.82%) Data Management
8 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 10 (11.76%) Scrum
9 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.59%) MVC
10 9 (10.59%) OO
11 7 (8.24%) TDD
11 7 (8.24%) Data Analysis
12 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) SQL
2 13 (15.29%) Java
3 11 (12.94%) C#
4 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (40.00%) IBM
1 34 (40.00%) webMethods
2 29 (34.12%) Oracle
3 17 (20.00%) JBoss
3 17 (20.00%) Pega
4 11 (12.94%) DataFlux
5 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.41%) Informatica
7 5 (5.88%) Cognos
7 5 (5.88%) Siebel
8 2 (2.35%) Ektron
9 1 (1.18%) Talend
9 1 (1.18%) Telerik
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London or Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago