Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1066 1017 1203
Rank change year-on-year -49 +186 -207
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 117 176 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.099% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.55% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 92 60
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,199
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -0.33% -3.68%
10th Percentile £35,750 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

Oracle Service Bus is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,239 31,960 38,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.61% 18.00% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23,470 26,047 32,403
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,892 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Oracle Service Bus in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle Service Bus in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 11 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
England -35 115 £57,500 -4.17% 21
UK excluding London -5 109 £57,500 -4.17% 19
East of England +3 59 £52,500 -12.50% 6
South East -11 39 £71,500 +24.35% 2
London -23 6 £62,500 -13.79% 4
Midlands - 6 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 1
North of England +3 3 £62,500 +19.05% 6
Yorkshire +20 2 - - 5
Wales - 2 £48,000 - 2
North West -15 1 £62,500 +47.06% 1

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 117 (100.00%) Oracle
2 98 (83.76%) Middleware
3 86 (73.50%) SOA
3 86 (73.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 57 (48.72%) Oracle Database
5 55 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
8 44 (37.61%) Oracle Fusion
8 44 (37.61%) DevOps
9 42 (35.90%) Web Services
10 41 (35.04%) SOAP
10 41 (35.04%) Oracle Database 12c
11 40 (34.19%) Linux
12 39 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 37 (31.62%) XML
13 37 (31.62%) WebLogic
13 37 (31.62%) SQL
13 37 (31.62%) IBM
14 34 (29.06%) Java
14 34 (29.06%) JavaScript
15 33 (28.21%) HTML
15 33 (28.21%) Test Automation
15 33 (28.21%) HTML5
16 27 (23.08%) Scrum
16 27 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (22.22%) IBM Cloud
17 26 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
18 25 (21.37%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (21.37%) RESTful

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 86 (73.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 37 (31.62%) WebLogic
3 19 (16.24%) SharePoint
4 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.84%) Mule
6 5 (4.27%) JBoss
6 5 (4.27%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.42%) Liferay
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (22.22%) IBM Cloud
4 19 (16.24%) Office 365
5 16 (13.68%) PaaS
6 6 (5.13%) SaaS
7 4 (3.42%) IaaS
8 2 (1.71%) Boomi
9 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.85%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) DHCP
1 14 (11.97%) DNS
1 14 (11.97%) Firewall
1 14 (11.97%) LAN
1 14 (11.97%) SAN
1 14 (11.97%) SSL
1 14 (11.97%) WAN
2 4 (3.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (48.72%) Oracle Database
2 41 (35.04%) Oracle Database 12c
3 24 (20.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
5 14 (11.97%) Big Data
6 8 (6.84%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (3.42%) DB2
7 4 (3.42%) MySQL
7 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.85%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.95%) Subversion
3 19 (16.24%) MSTest
3 19 (16.24%) NUnit
3 19 (16.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 15 (12.82%) Selenium
5 14 (11.97%) Jasmine
6 11 (9.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.27%) Maven
9 2 (1.71%) JIRA
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.85%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.85%) JUnit
General
1 24 (20.51%) Advertising
2 12 (10.26%) Publishing
3 10 (8.55%) Finance
4 5 (4.27%) Electronics
4 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.27%) Marketing
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (56.41%) Developer
2 31 (26.50%) Senior Developer
3 27 (23.08%) Architect
4 21 (17.95%) Oracle Developer
5 19 (16.24%) Middleware Developer
6 15 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 15 (12.82%) Consultant
6 15 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (12.82%) Software Developer
7 14 (11.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.97%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.97%) Data Centre Architect
7 14 (11.97%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (11.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.97%) Senior C# Developer
7 14 (11.97%) Virtualisation Architect
8 12 (10.26%) Cloud Architect
8 12 (10.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 12 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (9.40%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (83.76%) Middleware
2 44 (37.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 42 (35.90%) Web Services
4 41 (35.04%) SOAP
5 37 (31.62%) XML
6 33 (28.21%) HTML
6 33 (28.21%) HTML5
7 25 (21.37%) RESTful
8 21 (17.95%) WSDL
8 21 (17.95%) XSD
9 20 (17.09%) AngularJS
10 19 (16.24%) .NET
10 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET
10 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (16.24%) CSS
10 19 (16.24%) CSS3
10 19 (16.24%) J2EE
10 19 (16.24%) jQuery
10 19 (16.24%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (16.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.24%) User Experience
3 15 (12.82%) Mainframe
4 14 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.97%) Data Centre
4 14 (11.97%) IBM Mainframe
4 14 (11.97%) Public Cloud
5 13 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 9 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.19%) Linux
2 21 (17.95%) Unix
3 17 (14.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (73.50%) SOA
2 55 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (37.61%) DevOps
5 33 (28.21%) Test Automation
6 27 (23.08%) Scrum
7 26 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
8 25 (21.37%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (19.66%) Open Source
10 21 (17.95%) SDLC
11 20 (17.09%) MVC
11 20 (17.09%) OO
12 19 (16.24%) Collaborative Working
12 19 (16.24%) Continuous Deployment
12 19 (16.24%) ITIL
12 19 (16.24%) OOD
12 19 (16.24%) Refactoring
12 19 (16.24%) SOLID
13 18 (15.38%) TDD
14 17 (14.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.62%) SQL
2 34 (29.06%) Java
2 34 (29.06%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.24%) C#
4 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
5 16 (13.68%) PL/SQL
6 12 (10.26%) Python
7 4 (3.42%) XPath
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) Degree
2 23 (19.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (10.26%) MCSA
3 12 (10.26%) MCSE
3 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.42%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) QA
2 12 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.98%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
3 14 (11.97%) NFS
3 14 (11.97%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (11.97%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.85%) Docker
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 14 (11.97%) vCenter Server
2 13 (11.11%) Ansible
3 8 (6.84%) Puppet
4 4 (3.42%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.85%) logstash
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
3 37 (31.62%) IBM
4 19 (16.24%) Xamarin
5 15 (12.82%) VMware
6 14 (11.97%) CommVault
6 14 (11.97%) Intel
6 14 (11.97%) Veeam
7 13 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (11.11%) Sitecore
8 9 (7.69%) WSO2
9 5 (4.27%) SAP
10 3 (2.56%) Talend
11 2 (1.71%) Dell
11 2 (1.71%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.71%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.71%) webMethods
12 1 (0.85%) Adobe
12 1 (0.85%) Informatica
12 1 (0.85%) Splunk