The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 226 233
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 11 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.12% 1.10% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 20
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  

Oracle Service Bus is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 982 1004 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.03% 17.47% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 836 819 922
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in the North West

Oracle Service Bus
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in the North West.

Salary trend for Oracle Service Bus in the North West

Oracle Service Bus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Merseyside -2 11 £43,000 -14.00%
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (88.24%) SDLC
4 14 (82.35%) SC Cleared
4 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
5 12 (70.59%) XPath
5 12 (70.59%) Service Design
5 12 (70.59%) FTP
5 12 (70.59%) HTTP
5 12 (70.59%) WSDL
5 12 (70.59%) SOAP
5 12 (70.59%) Web Services
5 12 (70.59%) XML
5 12 (70.59%) XSD
5 12 (70.59%) XSLT
5 12 (70.59%) HTTPS
5 12 (70.59%) SSL
5 12 (70.59%) JMS
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) BPEL

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (94.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) FTP
1 12 (70.59%) HTTP
1 12 (70.59%) HTTPS
1 12 (70.59%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Administrator
1 12 (70.59%) Technical Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) JMS
1 12 (70.59%) SOAP
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
1 12 (70.59%) WSDL
1 12 (70.59%) XML
1 12 (70.59%) XSD
1 12 (70.59%) XSLT
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 15 (88.24%) SDLC
3 12 (70.59%) Service Design
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) BPEL
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) XPath
2 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) SC Cleared
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Siebel