Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 97 135
Rank change year-on-year -47 +38 -24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 25 86 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.91% 2.75% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 3.08% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 82 31
Oxfordshire median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% -18.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £51,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% -5.91% -4.35%

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 2414 2791 2680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.30% 89.37% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2001 2218 2170
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.11% +0.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,575 £61,250
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -11 11 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Abingdon - 1 - -
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Web Services
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) C#
5 12 (48.00%) .NET
5 12 (48.00%) MVC
5 12 (48.00%) Scrum
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
8 9 (36.00%) Degree
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) Refactoring
9 8 (32.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (32.00%) RequireJS
9 8 (32.00%) Marionette.js
9 8 (32.00%) Mobile Development
9 8 (32.00%) SDLC
9 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
9 8 (32.00%) Trac
9 8 (32.00%) TypeScript
9 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (32.00%) OOP
9 8 (32.00%) OO
9 8 (32.00%) Bugzilla
9 8 (32.00%) TDD
9 8 (32.00%) Subversion

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 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Bugzilla
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (32.00%) Trac
2 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) gulp
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (32.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Developer
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Software Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate C# Software Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Web Services
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
6 8 (32.00%) Marionette.js
6 8 (32.00%) RequireJS
6 8 (32.00%) WCF
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
8 5 (20.00%) JSON
8 5 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (16.00%) REST
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (12.00%) LINQ
11 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
12 1 (4.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Fintech
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Coaching
3 8 (32.00%) Mobile Development
3 8 (32.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) OOP
3 8 (32.00%) Refactoring
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) TypeScript
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
1 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com