The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle SOA Suite
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 166 184
Rank change year-on-year -50 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 17 80 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 1.31% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.23% 8.15% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 37
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.65% -1.73%  

Oracle SOA Suite is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 763 981 983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.97% 16.09% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 649 789 801
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands

Oracle SOA Suite
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands

Oracle SOA Suite
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -19 10 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Shropshire - 3 £71,500 -
Coventry -4 2 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Staffordshire +14 1 £30,000 -
Birmingham -20 1 £90,000 +71.42%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) SOA
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) SQL
4 20 (68.97%) Java
4 20 (68.97%) Jenkins
5 19 (65.52%) Software Delivery
5 19 (65.52%) MySQL
6 18 (62.07%) DSDM
6 18 (62.07%) TDD
6 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
6 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (62.07%) Functional Testing
7 17 (58.62%) JAX-RS
7 17 (58.62%) RESTEasy
7 17 (58.62%) HornetQ
7 17 (58.62%) Hudson
7 17 (58.62%) WildFly
7 17 (58.62%) GlassFish
7 17 (58.62%) Selenium
7 17 (58.62%) RESTful
7 17 (58.62%) JBehave
7 17 (58.62%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (58.62%) Spring
7 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
7 17 (58.62%) Java EE
7 17 (58.62%) JBoss
7 17 (58.62%) JUnit
7 17 (58.62%) JMS
7 17 (58.62%) PostgreSQL

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (58.62%) GlassFish
1 17 (58.62%) JBoss
1 17 (58.62%) WildFly
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
2 3 (10.34%) Documentum
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) MySQL
2 17 (58.62%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Jenkins
2 17 (58.62%) Hudson
2 17 (58.62%) JBehave
2 17 (58.62%) JUnit
2 17 (58.62%) Selenium
3 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
3 14 (48.28%) RSpec
3 14 (48.28%) WATIR
4 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) MSTest
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (48.28%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Java Engineer
1 14 (48.28%) Senior Java Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Digital Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Hibernate
1 17 (58.62%) HornetQ
1 17 (58.62%) Java EE
1 17 (58.62%) JAX-RS
1 17 (58.62%) JMS
1 17 (58.62%) RESTEasy
1 17 (58.62%) RESTful
1 17 (58.62%) Spring
2 5 (17.24%) JPA
2 5 (17.24%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
4 3 (10.34%) WireMock
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.45%) FMCG
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Android
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) SOA
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) Software Delivery
4 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (62.07%) DSDM
4 18 (62.07%) Functional Testing
4 18 (62.07%) TDD
4 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
5 17 (58.62%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (58.62%) Scrum
5 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
6 15 (51.72%) Microservices
7 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (48.28%) Single Customer View
7 14 (48.28%) Workflow
8 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
9 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
11 3 (10.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) Scala
5 2 (6.90%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) Korn
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
1 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) EMC
3 3 (10.34%) Pega
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) ATG
5 1 (3.45%) SAP