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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 82 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 37 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.30% 1.98% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.68% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 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 1305 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.81% 73.69% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1125 883
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 25 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 25 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 +4 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 25 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 47 (66.20%) Web Services
2 22 (30.99%) IBM
2 22 (30.99%) C#
2 22 (30.99%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) .NET
3 21 (29.58%) XML
4 20 (28.17%) Java
5 18 (25.35%) webMethods
5 18 (25.35%) Oracle
5 18 (25.35%) IBM Blueworks
6 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
6 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
6 17 (23.94%) Ajax
7 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
8 14 (19.72%) OO
8 14 (19.72%) MVC
8 14 (19.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
9 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
9 12 (16.90%) CSS
9 12 (16.90%) IIS
9 12 (16.90%) HTML
10 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
10 11 (15.49%) SOAP
10 11 (15.49%) JBoss
10 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
10 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (15.49%) WebSphere
10 11 (15.49%) Process Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 12 (16.90%) IIS
2 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 11 (15.49%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.04%) SAS
3 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.23%) CMS
5 2 (2.82%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.82%) DB2
9 1 (1.41%) MySQL
9 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.63%) MSTest
2 4 (5.63%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.63%) NUnit
2 4 (5.63%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
1 9 (12.68%) Legal
1 9 (12.68%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Architect
3 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Solutions Designer
4 11 (15.49%) Designer
5 9 (12.68%) Java Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Business Architect
6 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Siebel Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.82%) CRM Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) Web Services
2 22 (30.99%) .NET
3 21 (29.58%) XML
4 17 (23.94%) Ajax
5 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
6 12 (16.90%) CSS
6 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
6 12 (16.90%) HTML
7 11 (15.49%) WCF
7 11 (15.49%) SOAP
7 11 (15.49%) REST
8 10 (14.08%) XSL
9 9 (12.68%) WPF
9 9 (12.68%) Silverlight
9 9 (12.68%) LINQ
10 8 (11.27%) WF
11 7 (9.86%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (7.04%) Middleware
12 5 (7.04%) XSD
12 5 (7.04%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Taxonomies
1 9 (12.68%) Credit Risk
2 6 (8.45%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) UNIX
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.72%) OO
2 14 (19.72%) MVC
3 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
4 11 (15.49%) Process Management
5 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.08%) CRM
5 10 (14.08%) UML
5 10 (14.08%) OOP
5 10 (14.08%) ETL
6 9 (12.68%) DFSS
6 9 (12.68%) Change Management
6 9 (12.68%) Six Sigma
6 9 (12.68%) Product Management
6 9 (12.68%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (12.68%) Business Transformation
7 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.86%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) C#
1 22 (30.99%) SQL
2 20 (28.17%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.23%) VB
5 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) IBM
2 18 (25.35%) Oracle
2 18 (25.35%) webMethods
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.49%) JBoss
4 11 (15.49%) Pega
5 7 (9.86%) Cognos
6 5 (7.04%) Siebel
6 5 (7.04%) Informatica
6 5 (7.04%) DataFlux
7 2 (2.82%) Ektron
7 2 (2.82%) ILOG
7 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.41%) Talend
8 1 (1.41%) Telerik
Witney, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
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