Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1059 965 1082
Rank change year-on-year -94 +117 -159
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 104 215 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.68% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 65 158 178
UK median annual salary £60,500 £60,001 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,500 £46,658 £45,000
90th Percentile £71,200 £73,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,750 £60,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -0.42% +11.11% +2.86%

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 29,501 31,729 39,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.04% 17.92% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24,268 26,642 32,821
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle Service Bus in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 8 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 20 January 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 -98 100 £62,000 +3.33% 16
UK excluding London -65 90 £59,750 -0.42% 12
South East +45 64 £62,000 +3.33% 2
East of England -61 21 £55,000 -8.33% 9
London -32 10 £72,000 -0.69% 4
North of England -22 5 £55,000 +15.79%
Yorkshire +16 3 £55,000 +25.71%
North West -37 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 99 (95.19%) Oracle
2 89 (85.58%) Middleware
3 83 (79.81%) SOA
4 78 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 58 (55.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 41 (39.42%) Oracle Database
7 40 (38.46%) Web Services
8 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (32.69%) SOAP
10 32 (30.77%) Oracle ODI
11 31 (29.81%) Java
12 30 (28.85%) Oracle Database 12c
13 28 (26.92%) SQL
14 27 (25.96%) WebLogic
15 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 25 (24.04%) XML
17 23 (22.12%) IBM
17 23 (22.12%) Unix
17 23 (22.12%) Linux
18 21 (20.19%) ITIL
18 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
19 19 (18.27%) Oracle Database 11g
20 18 (17.31%) WebSphere
20 18 (17.31%) Degree
20 18 (17.31%) Subversion
20 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
20 18 (17.31%) DevOps
21 17 (16.35%) Test Automation

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 78 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (25.96%) WebLogic
3 18 (17.31%) WebSphere
4 9 (8.65%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (7.69%) Confluence
5 8 (7.69%) JCAPS
5 8 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.81%) Apache
6 5 (4.81%) JBoss
6 5 (4.81%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.85%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.92%) Liferay
9 2 (1.92%) Mule
10 1 (0.96%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.62%) Bluemix
3 10 (9.62%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (7.69%) Office 365
5 7 (6.73%) PaaS
6 3 (2.88%) IaaS
7 2 (1.92%) SaaS
8 1 (0.96%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) HTTP
1 8 (7.69%) PuTTY
1 8 (7.69%) SSH
2 6 (5.77%) DNS
2 6 (5.77%) Firewall
2 6 (5.77%) LAN
2 6 (5.77%) WAN
3 5 (4.81%) DHCP
3 5 (4.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.42%) Oracle Database
2 32 (30.77%) Oracle ODI
3 30 (28.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 19 (18.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (11.54%) RDBMS
6 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.69%) DB2
7 8 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (4.81%) Big Data
9 4 (3.85%) MySQL
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
1 18 (17.31%) Subversion
2 16 (15.38%) Selenium
3 14 (13.46%) JDeveloper
4 13 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 12 (11.54%) JIRA
6 8 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 8 (7.69%) Jasmine
6 8 (7.69%) MSTest
6 8 (7.69%) NUnit
6 8 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (5.77%) Maven
8 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.85%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.88%) Appium
9 3 (2.88%) Calabash
9 3 (2.88%) JBehave
9 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.88%) JUnit
9 3 (2.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (14.42%) Advertising
2 10 (9.62%) Finance
3 5 (4.81%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.85%) Publishing
4 4 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (1.92%) Electronics
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Developer
2 24 (23.08%) Architect
3 15 (14.42%) Middleware Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
4 13 (12.50%) SOA Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Analyst
6 10 (9.62%) Integration Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Oracle Specialist
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.69%) DBA
8 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Java Middleware Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Middleware Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
8 8 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (7.69%) Oracle Middleware Architect
8 8 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (85.58%) Middleware
2 58 (55.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 40 (38.46%) Web Services
4 34 (32.69%) SOAP
5 25 (24.04%) XML
6 16 (15.38%) J2EE
7 15 (14.42%) REST
8 14 (13.46%) WSDL
9 13 (12.50%) JMS
10 12 (11.54%) EJB
10 12 (11.54%) RESTful
11 10 (9.62%) Spring
12 9 (8.65%) HTML
12 9 (8.65%) HTML5
12 9 (8.65%) Java EE
12 9 (8.65%) XSD
13 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (7.69%) JAX-WS
13 8 (7.69%) JNDI
13 8 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.69%) Clustering
4 8 (7.69%) User Experience
5 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.81%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (4.81%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.81%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.81%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.88%) Fintech
6 3 (2.88%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.12%) Linux
1 23 (22.12%) Unix
2 7 (6.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (79.81%) SOA
2 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (20.19%) ITIL
4 18 (17.31%) DevOps
5 17 (16.35%) Test Automation
6 15 (14.42%) High Availability
6 15 (14.42%) Load Balancing
7 14 (13.46%) OO
8 13 (12.50%) Scrum
9 12 (11.54%) ERP
10 11 (10.58%) Integration Testing
10 11 (10.58%) SDLC
11 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (9.62%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.62%) Migration
11 10 (9.62%) MVC
12 9 (8.65%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (8.65%) Software Delivery
12 9 (8.65%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.81%) Java
2 28 (26.92%) SQL
3 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.62%) C#
5 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 5 (4.81%) Groovy
8 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.85%) Python
9 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.88%) XQuery
10 2 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (17.31%) Degree
2 12 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.85%) MCSA
3 4 (3.85%) MCSE
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.88%) ISEB
4 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 7 (6.73%) SLA
3 5 (4.81%) ISO 20022
3 5 (4.81%) ISO 8583
4 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.81%) NFS
2 5 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (4.81%) VMware NSX
3 4 (3.85%) Docker
3 4 (3.85%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (8.65%) Ansible
3 7 (6.73%) Tivoli
4 5 (4.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (4.81%) vCenter Server
5 4 (3.85%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.88%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.92%) Puppet
8 1 (0.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 99 (95.19%) Oracle
2 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (22.12%) IBM
4 9 (8.65%) VMware
5 8 (7.69%) Dynatrace
5 8 (7.69%) Remedy
5 8 (7.69%) Splunk
5 8 (7.69%) Xamarin
6 7 (6.73%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (6.73%) Sitecore
6 7 (6.73%) Virgin Media
7 5 (4.81%) CommVault
7 5 (4.81%) Intel
7 5 (4.81%) Veeam
8 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.92%) SAP
8 2 (1.92%) WSO2
9 1 (0.96%) Dell
9 1 (0.96%) F5
9 1 (0.96%) TIBCO