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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 150 170 150
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 75 58 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.27% 1.03% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 3.10% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 78
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SOAP
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1464 1870 2163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.73% 33.30% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1658 1909
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

SOAP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Reading 0 24 £47,500 +71.17% 2
Windsor - 15 £45,000 - 3
Newbury +6 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Slough 0 6 £46,500 +35.76% 3
Bracknell -7 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wokingham - 3 £55,000 -
Maidenhead -11 2 £44,250 -6.84% 3
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 108 (58.06%) XML
2 105 (56.45%) Java
3 94 (50.54%) JavaScript
4 83 (44.62%) Web Services
5 77 (41.40%) HTML
6 69 (37.10%) CSS
7 66 (35.48%) SQL
7 66 (35.48%) Ajax
8 54 (29.03%) SQL Server
9 51 (27.42%) MVC
10 49 (26.34%) JSON
11 47 (25.27%) Internet
12 41 (22.04%) SOA
12 41 (22.04%) HTTP
12 41 (22.04%) jQuery
13 39 (20.97%) TCP/IP
14 38 (20.43%) .NET
14 38 (20.43%) C#
15 37 (19.89%) LDAP
15 37 (19.89%) Finance
16 36 (19.35%) Software Engineering
17 35 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (18.82%) Linux
18 34 (18.28%) MySQL
19 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET
19 32 (17.20%) Hibernate
20 31 (16.67%) XSLT
20 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
21 30 (16.13%) UNIX
21 30 (16.13%) Spring

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (10.75%) WebSphere
2 13 (6.99%) IIS
3 8 (4.30%) Apache
4 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.61%) CMS
7 2 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.08%) Mule
7 2 (1.08%) WordPress
7 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.08%) nginx
8 1 (0.54%) Confluence
8 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.54%) Drupal
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.23%) Pivotal CRM
3 4 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.91%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Heroku
2 2 (1.08%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.08%) Office 365
2 2 (1.08%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.27%) Internet
2 41 (22.04%) HTTP
3 39 (20.97%) TCP/IP
4 37 (19.89%) LDAP
5 29 (15.59%) DNS
6 24 (12.90%) SMTP
7 16 (8.60%) SSL
8 15 (8.06%) LAN
8 15 (8.06%) WAN
8 15 (8.06%) TACACS
8 15 (8.06%) OSPF
8 15 (8.06%) BGP
8 15 (8.06%) EIGRP
8 15 (8.06%) IGRP
8 15 (8.06%) Firewall
9 13 (6.99%) ISUP
9 13 (6.99%) INAP
9 13 (6.99%) Wireshark
9 13 (6.99%) SS7
9 13 (6.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.28%) MySQL
3 25 (13.44%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.60%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.15%) SQLPlus
8 4 (2.15%) SAP BW
8 4 (2.15%) DataStage
9 3 (1.61%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.08%) Redis
10 2 (1.08%) Big Data
10 2 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (10.22%) Subversion
2 16 (8.60%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.38%) Ant
3 10 (5.38%) JUnit
4 9 (4.84%) JIRA
5 8 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.76%) SoapUI
7 6 (3.23%) LoadUI
7 6 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.69%) Selenium
8 5 (2.69%) Maven
9 4 (2.15%) Toad
9 4 (2.15%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.15%) eggPlant
10 3 (1.61%) WebObjects
11 2 (1.08%) JMeter
11 2 (1.08%) jMock
11 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.08%) Arquillian
General
1 37 (19.89%) Finance
2 26 (13.98%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.53%) Marketing
4 9 (4.84%) Legal
5 7 (3.76%) Retail
6 4 (2.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.61%) German Language
8 2 (1.08%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 112 (60.22%) Developer
2 48 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 26 (13.98%) Senior Developer
4 25 (13.44%) Analyst
5 22 (11.83%) Test Analyst
6 20 (10.75%) Programmer
7 19 (10.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (7.53%) .NET Developer
9 13 (6.99%) Network Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.91%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.38%) Firewall Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.84%) Senior Design Engineer
13 9 (4.84%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.84%) Design Engineer
14 8 (4.30%) J2EE Developer
14 8 (4.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (58.06%) XML
2 83 (44.62%) Web Services
3 77 (41.40%) HTML
4 69 (37.10%) CSS
5 66 (35.48%) Ajax
6 49 (26.34%) JSON
7 41 (22.04%) jQuery
8 38 (20.43%) .NET
9 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET
9 32 (17.20%) Hibernate
10 31 (16.67%) XSLT
11 30 (16.13%) Spring
11 30 (16.13%) REST
12 25 (13.44%) HTML5
12 25 (13.44%) J2EE
13 24 (12.90%) JDBC
13 24 (12.90%) WCF
14 22 (11.83%) CSS3
15 21 (11.29%) WSDL
16 20 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.22%) RIA
3 17 (9.14%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.99%) IVR
5 9 (4.84%) Smartphone
5 9 (4.84%) iPhone
6 7 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.61%) Open Source
9 3 (1.61%) iPad
10 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.54%) Clustering
11 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.82%) Linux
2 30 (16.13%) UNIX
3 19 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (8.06%) Solaris
4 15 (8.06%) Windows
5 6 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.69%) Debian
7 3 (1.61%) Android
7 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.54%) AIX
9 1 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.42%) MVC
2 41 (22.04%) SOA
3 36 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 35 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (14.52%) TDD
6 19 (10.22%) CRM
7 16 (8.60%) Scrum
8 15 (8.06%) Load Balancing
8 15 (8.06%) Network Design
8 15 (8.06%) Network Management
8 15 (8.06%) Capacity Management
9 13 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.99%) Software Testing
9 13 (6.99%) OO
10 12 (6.45%) OOP
11 10 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.38%) BDD
12 9 (4.84%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.30%) Test Scripting
14 7 (3.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 105 (56.45%) Java
2 94 (50.54%) JavaScript
3 66 (35.48%) SQL
4 38 (20.43%) C#
5 14 (7.53%) C++
5 14 (7.53%) Perl
6 13 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.91%) PHP
8 9 (4.84%) Objective-C
9 8 (4.30%) C
10 7 (3.76%) PHP5
11 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.61%) VB
12 3 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.08%) Delphi
13 2 (1.08%) Korn
13 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.08%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.08%) C-shell
14 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (14.52%) Degree
2 15 (8.06%) ISEB
3 13 (6.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.99%) NFS
2 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) CiscoWorks
1 15 (8.06%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.52%) Oracle
3 19 (10.22%) Red Hat
4 15 (8.06%) HP
4 15 (8.06%) Juniper
4 15 (8.06%) Cisco
4 15 (8.06%) F5
5 14 (7.53%) CheckPoint
6 13 (6.99%) TIBCO
7 11 (5.91%) Citrix
8 9 (4.84%) Redknee
9 5 (2.69%) JBoss
10 4 (2.15%) SAP
11 3 (1.61%) Google
12 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.08%) Akamai
12 2 (1.08%) Tableau
12 2 (1.08%) Cognos
12 2 (1.08%) Sybase
12 2 (1.08%) IBM
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + EXCELLENT benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago