The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 116 81
Rank change year-on-year +33 -35  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 31 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.19% 0.41% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 0.48% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 31
Median salary £37,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.55% -1.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £54,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £54,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1239 1248 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.44% 86.19% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1061 974
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Oxfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for SOA in Oxfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Oxfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 12 £60,000 +11.11% 1
Wallingford - 9 £37,500 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (83.05%) MVC
3 46 (77.97%) HTML
3 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
3 46 (77.97%) CSS
3 46 (77.97%) jQuery
4 44 (74.58%) C#
4 44 (74.58%) .NET
5 43 (72.88%) Web Services
6 39 (66.10%) ASP.NET
7 38 (64.41%) OOP
7 38 (64.41%) OO
7 38 (64.41%) SQL Server
7 38 (64.41%) Scrum
7 38 (64.41%) TDD
7 38 (64.41%) WCF
7 38 (64.41%) Mobile Development
8 31 (52.54%) Marionette.js
8 31 (52.54%) TypeScript
8 31 (52.54%) Relational Database
8 31 (52.54%) RequireJS
8 31 (52.54%) Refactoring
8 31 (52.54%) Degree
8 31 (52.54%) Subversion
8 31 (52.54%) Software Engineering
8 31 (52.54%) Backbone.js
9 28 (47.46%) Bugzilla
9 28 (47.46%) Trac
10 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
11 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) JBoss
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon S3
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (8.47%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (64.41%) SQL Server
2 31 (52.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Subversion
2 28 (47.46%) Bugzilla
2 28 (47.46%) Trac
3 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) Ant
4 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.17%) JUnit
4 6 (10.17%) Mockito
4 6 (10.17%) Selenium
5 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.08%) gulp
General
1 6 (10.17%) Publishing
2 5 (8.47%) Back Office
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Developer
2 32 (54.24%) .NET Developer
2 32 (54.24%) C# .NET Developer
2 32 (54.24%) C# Developer
3 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET Developer
3 31 (52.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Agile .NET Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Agile C# Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Agile Developer
5 21 (35.59%) SQL Developer
5 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Developer
6 20 (33.90%) Web Developer
7 19 (32.20%) .NET Applications Developer
7 19 (32.20%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 19 (32.20%) .NET Web Developer
7 19 (32.20%) Applications Developer
7 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
7 19 (32.20%) C# Application Developer
7 19 (32.20%) C# Web Developer
7 19 (32.20%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (77.97%) CSS
1 46 (77.97%) HTML
1 46 (77.97%) jQuery
2 44 (74.58%) .NET
3 43 (72.88%) Web Services
4 39 (66.10%) ASP.NET
5 38 (64.41%) WCF
6 31 (52.54%) Backbone.js
6 31 (52.54%) Marionette.js
6 31 (52.54%) RequireJS
7 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (18.64%) XML
9 9 (15.25%) Spring
10 8 (13.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.17%) Apache Camel
11 6 (10.17%) JSF
11 6 (10.17%) REST
11 6 (10.17%) Spring Boot
11 6 (10.17%) Spring MVC
11 6 (10.17%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) DataPower
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
1 6 (10.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (83.05%) MVC
3 38 (64.41%) Mobile Development
3 38 (64.41%) OO
3 38 (64.41%) OOP
3 38 (64.41%) Scrum
3 38 (64.41%) TDD
4 31 (52.54%) Refactoring
4 31 (52.54%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) OOD
6 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.47%) ITIL
7 5 (8.47%) Open Source
7 5 (8.47%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.47%) Process Management
7 5 (8.47%) QMS
7 5 (8.47%) Quality Management
7 5 (8.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
2 44 (74.58%) C#
3 31 (52.54%) TypeScript
4 16 (27.12%) Java
5 9 (15.25%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) IBM
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Pega
2 5 (8.47%) webMethods