The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 87 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.44% 0.100% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.24% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
457 415 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.78% 41.33% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 411 376 305
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
Oxfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) PHP
3 11 (57.89%) SaaS
4 10 (52.63%) XML
5 9 (47.37%) OOP
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
7 7 (36.84%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
7 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 7 (36.84%) Publishing
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) Ajax
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (31.58%) WCF
8 6 (31.58%) Kanban
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
8 6 (31.58%) WSDL
8 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) Java
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) C#

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) ColdFusion
2 5 (26.32%) CMS
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
4 2 (10.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) DataStage
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (36.84%) Publishing
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ColdFusion Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 6 (31.58%) WSDL
6 5 (26.32%) JSON
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
9 2 (10.53%) Spring
9 2 (10.53%) JSP
9 2 (10.53%) J2EE
10 1 (5.26%) CSS3
10 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) OOP
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Kanban
4 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) UML
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle