The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.42% 0.69% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.79% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +42.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
337 390 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.03% 38.46% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 321 364 359
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 4 £37,500 -20.21% 3
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Lumesse
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Degree

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) CSLA
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Lumesse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago