Period
to 15 December 2017

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 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 93 115
Rank change year-on-year -44 +22 -35
Permanent jobs citing SOA 35 77 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.12% 2.73% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 3.07% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 74 50
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -13.46% -0.95%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,675 £68,750 £70,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2758 2505 3029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.43% 88.80% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 1995 2431
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 15 December 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 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 22 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Wallingford -15 6 £37,500 - 2
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 21 (60.00%) Web Services
4 17 (48.57%) HTML
4 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 17 (48.57%) jQuery
5 16 (45.71%) DevOps
5 16 (45.71%) Java
6 15 (42.86%) SQL
6 15 (42.86%) SAP
7 14 (40.00%) SOAP
7 14 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 14 (40.00%) JSON
8 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (34.29%) JIRA
9 12 (34.29%) Docker
9 12 (34.29%) Slack
10 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (31.43%) Puppet
10 11 (31.43%) Spring
10 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
11 10 (28.57%) REST
11 10 (28.57%) EDI
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) XML
12 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
12 9 (25.71%) Struts
12 9 (25.71%) JSP
12 9 (25.71%) Servlets
13 8 (22.86%) GAP Analysis

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 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Slack
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 12 (34.29%) JIRA
3 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
4 6 (17.14%) Subversion
4 6 (17.14%) Trac
General
1 5 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Applications Developer
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Applications Developer
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# Application Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) Web Services
2 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 14 (40.00%) JSON
3 14 (40.00%) SOAP
4 11 (31.43%) Spring
5 10 (28.57%) EDI
5 10 (28.57%) REST
6 9 (25.71%) JSP
6 9 (25.71%) Servlets
6 9 (25.71%) Struts
6 9 (25.71%) XML
7 6 (17.14%) .NET
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.14%) Backbone.js
7 6 (17.14%) Marionette.js
7 6 (17.14%) WCF
8 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.43%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) DevOps
3 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (22.86%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (22.86%) MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 6 (17.14%) Mobile Development
7 6 (17.14%) OO
7 6 (17.14%) OOP
7 6 (17.14%) Refactoring
7 6 (17.14%) TDD
8 4 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (11.43%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (11.43%) Microservices
8 4 (11.43%) Service Design
8 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) TypeScript
5 4 (11.43%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Korn
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com