The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 87 112 73
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -39
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 34 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.72% 0.84% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 2.51% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 29
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,750 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 676 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.32% 33.28% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 511 615 507
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 £24,000 £26,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (72.92%) TDD
2 29 (60.42%) XML
3 28 (58.33%) Web Services
4 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (45.83%) Java
5 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 21 (43.75%) C#
7 20 (41.67%) OO
7 20 (41.67%) Spring
8 19 (39.58%) Subversion
8 19 (39.58%) Degree
8 19 (39.58%) MVC
8 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
8 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
8 19 (39.58%) Unit Testing
8 19 (39.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (37.50%) J2EE
10 17 (35.42%) Oracle
10 17 (35.42%) Selenium
10 17 (35.42%) WCF
11 16 (33.33%) Maven
11 16 (33.33%) JMS
12 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
13 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
13 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
13 14 (29.17%) Tomcat
13 14 (29.17%) JMX
13 14 (29.17%) JBoss
14 13 (27.08%) .NET
14 13 (27.08%) Oracle Reports

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (6.25%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.25%) Drupal
4 3 (6.25%) WordPress
4 3 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) LiveCycle
5 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 2 (4.17%) FileNet
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (27.08%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (27.08%) JasperReports
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) MySQL
5 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Subversion
1 19 (39.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (35.42%) Selenium
3 16 (33.33%) Maven
4 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
6 13 (27.08%) FitNesse
7 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.33%) JIRA
7 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.17%) jMock
9 2 (4.17%) Hudson
9 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.17%) JUnit
9 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (4.17%) JMeter
9 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.17%) LoadUI
General
1 13 (27.08%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 8 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
3 8 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Developer
5 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (8.33%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) XML
2 28 (58.33%) Web Services
3 20 (41.67%) Spring
4 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
5 18 (37.50%) J2EE
6 17 (35.42%) WCF
7 16 (33.33%) JMS
8 14 (29.17%) JMX
9 13 (27.08%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (27.08%) Ajax
9 13 (27.08%) .NET
9 13 (27.08%) Spring MVC
10 9 (18.75%) REST
11 6 (12.50%) HTML
11 6 (12.50%) CSS
12 5 (10.42%) XHTML
12 5 (10.42%) XSLT
12 5 (10.42%) Silverlight
13 4 (8.33%) CSS3
13 4 (8.33%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) TDD
2 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (41.67%) OO
4 19 (39.58%) MVC
4 19 (39.58%) Unit Testing
5 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
6 12 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (16.67%) CRM
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) MVVM
9 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Workflow
10 3 (6.25%) Web Design
10 3 (6.25%) SOA
10 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Java
2 21 (43.75%) C#
3 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) ActionScript
6 3 (6.25%) XPath
7 2 (4.17%) Groovy
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) Clojure
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
2 14 (29.17%) JBoss
3 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.42%) Zend
5 3 (6.25%) Facebook
6 2 (4.17%) Twitter
6 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (4.17%) Adobe
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago