The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.05% 0.44% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 0.90% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £61,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.37% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 446 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 46.84% 49.39% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 404 365
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SOAP
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Oxford region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Oxford

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Oxford

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 14 (77.78%) REST
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) SOA
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (38.89%) JSON
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Subversion
7 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) WordPress
7 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
7 5 (27.78%) nginx
7 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
7 5 (27.78%) IaaS
7 5 (27.78%) User Experience

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) nginx
1 5 (27.78%) WordPress
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Web Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SOA Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) CSS3
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
9 2 (11.11%) Java EE
9 2 (11.11%) Middleware
9 2 (11.11%) EJB
9 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) SOA
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) OOP
3 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
4 4 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
6 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) hybris