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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank - 43 29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 0 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath - 4.11% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.97% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 20
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
164 201 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 53.07% 58.94% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 149 176 171
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WATIR
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Grails
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend