The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 114 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 19 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.83% 1.54% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 4.98% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 20
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £65,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
686 662 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.09% 30.82% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 596 617 461
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SOAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Birmingham

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 39 (67.24%) Web Services
1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (65.52%) XML
3 34 (58.62%) TDD
4 31 (53.45%) Java
4 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
5 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
6 23 (39.66%) Oracle
6 23 (39.66%) Degree
7 21 (36.21%) C#
7 21 (36.21%) JBoss
7 21 (36.21%) Tomcat
7 21 (36.21%) MVC
8 20 (34.48%) OO
8 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 19 (32.76%) J2EE
9 19 (32.76%) Subversion
9 19 (32.76%) Spring
9 19 (32.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (31.03%) Unit Testing
10 18 (31.03%) Hibernate
11 17 (29.31%) SQL
11 17 (29.31%) WCF
11 17 (29.31%) Selenium
12 16 (27.59%) JMS
12 16 (27.59%) Maven
13 15 (25.86%) Eclipse
13 15 (25.86%) HTML
13 15 (25.86%) CSS
13 15 (25.86%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 21 (36.21%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.17%) Joomla!
5 3 (5.17%) Drupal
5 3 (5.17%) WordPress
5 3 (5.17%) CMS
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
6 2 (3.45%) FileNet
6 2 (3.45%) LiveCycle
6 2 (3.45%) Confluence
7 1 (1.72%) LiveLink
7 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (22.41%) JasperReports
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (20.69%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.62%) MySQL
6 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Subversion
1 19 (32.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (29.31%) Selenium
3 16 (27.59%) Maven
4 15 (25.86%) Eclipse
4 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
5 13 (22.41%) FitNesse
6 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.45%) JUnit
8 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (3.45%) JMeter
8 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.45%) jMock
8 2 (3.45%) LoadUI
8 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 11 (18.97%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Local Government
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) CRM Developer
5 7 (12.07%) BizTalk Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.07%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Java Team Leader
5 7 (12.07%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Integration Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (67.24%) Web Services
2 38 (65.52%) XML
3 19 (32.76%) J2EE
3 19 (32.76%) Spring
4 18 (31.03%) Hibernate
5 17 (29.31%) WCF
6 16 (27.59%) JMS
7 15 (25.86%) HTML
7 15 (25.86%) CSS
8 14 (24.14%) XSLT
8 14 (24.14%) .NET
8 14 (24.14%) JMX
9 13 (22.41%) Ajax
9 13 (22.41%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (22.41%) Spring MVC
10 11 (18.97%) REST
11 10 (17.24%) jQuery
12 7 (12.07%) YUI
13 5 (8.62%) Silverlight
13 5 (8.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) TDD
3 21 (36.21%) MVC
4 20 (34.48%) OO
5 18 (31.03%) Unit Testing
6 14 (24.14%) Multithreading
7 12 (20.69%) Project Planning
7 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.79%) CRM
10 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.62%) MVVM
10 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.62%) Migration
10 5 (8.62%) Scrum
11 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.90%) Workflow
11 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.21%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) XPath
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) ActionScript
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
7 2 (3.45%) Groovy
7 2 (3.45%) Clojure
8 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) MCITP
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 21 (36.21%) JBoss
3 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.62%) Zend
6 3 (5.17%) Facebook
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) Adobe
7 2 (3.45%) Twitter
8 1 (1.72%) Open Text
8 1 (1.72%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: From £29,559 to £32,101 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago