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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 104 83 105
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 16 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 1.78% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 6.01% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 4
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
575 449 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.79% 29.64% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 544 399 517
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Web Services
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 19 (59.38%) HTML
4 18 (56.25%) Java
4 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 16 (50.00%) Oracle
6 16 (50.00%) jQuery
7 15 (46.88%) .NET
7 15 (46.88%) XML
8 12 (37.50%) XSLT
8 12 (37.50%) SQL
9 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
9 11 (34.38%) C#
9 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
9 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
9 11 (34.38%) REST
10 10 (31.25%) WCF
11 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
11 9 (28.13%) TDD
11 9 (28.13%) MVC
11 9 (28.13%) JBoss
11 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
12 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (25.00%) Degree
13 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
13 7 (21.88%) Internet
13 7 (21.88%) YUI
13 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
2 9 (28.13%) JBoss
3 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) LiveLink
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) CTI
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) JasperReports
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.50%) Maven
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) NetBeans
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) FitNesse
3 2 (6.25%) Ant
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Integration Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Java Architect
6 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Architect
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Web Services
2 19 (59.38%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 16 (50.00%) jQuery
5 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 15 (46.88%) XML
6 12 (37.50%) XSLT
7 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
7 11 (34.38%) REST
8 10 (31.25%) WCF
9 7 (21.88%) YUI
10 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (18.75%) HTML5
11 5 (15.63%) J2EE
11 5 (15.63%) WinForms
11 5 (15.63%) JSON
12 4 (12.50%) Spring
12 4 (12.50%) JMX
12 4 (12.50%) JMS
13 3 (9.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
3 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.25%) Web Design
7 2 (6.25%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) XPath
5 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) PHP5
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Verint
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) Genesys
3 1 (3.13%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) Open Text
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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