Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 96 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.21% 1.62% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.84% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 12
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +30.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £62,750 £75,000 £74,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -4.76%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1433 1302 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.10% 88.09% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1131 1111
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,100 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Oxford

SOA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SOA in Oxford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) Web Services
4 13 (68.42%) SOAP
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
4 13 (68.42%) JSON
5 11 (57.89%) jQuery
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) Spring
5 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
6 9 (47.37%) REST
7 8 (42.11%) Docker
7 8 (42.11%) DevOps
7 8 (42.11%) Slack
7 8 (42.11%) JSP
7 8 (42.11%) Servlets
7 8 (42.11%) Struts
7 8 (42.11%) XML
7 8 (42.11%) SAP
7 8 (42.11%) JIRA
8 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (36.84%) Puppet
8 7 (36.84%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (36.84%) EDI
8 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (31.58%) MongoDB

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
2 8 (42.11%) JIRA
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) gulp
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Python Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Client Services Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Development Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) JSON
2 13 (68.42%) SOAP
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) Spring
4 9 (47.37%) REST
5 8 (42.11%) JSP
5 8 (42.11%) Servlets
5 8 (42.11%) Struts
5 8 (42.11%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) EDI
7 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
9 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
9 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
10 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
10 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (36.84%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) API Design
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Korn
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle