The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 49 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.98% 1.36% 4.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 2.78% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
Somerset

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 Bath region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
205 180 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 50.37% 48.91% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 179 171 136
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

SOAP
Salary Trend in Bath

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Bath

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Bath region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Bath

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) iPhone
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Xcode
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (11.11%) WATIR
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
6 2 (22.22%) XSLT
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
6 2 (22.22%) LAMP
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Dojo
7 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
7 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) PHP5
5 1 (11.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe