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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 95 111 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 32 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.51% 0.79% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 2.56% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 28
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
640 664 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.23% 31.04% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 552 612 484
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 £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 20 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (66.04%) XML
2 34 (64.15%) TDD
3 33 (62.26%) Web Services
4 26 (49.06%) Java
4 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
6 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
6 23 (43.40%) Degree
7 21 (39.62%) C#
8 20 (37.74%) Oracle
8 20 (37.74%) OO
9 19 (35.85%) Spring
9 19 (35.85%) MVC
9 19 (35.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
10 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
10 18 (33.96%) Subversion
10 18 (33.96%) J2EE
11 17 (32.08%) JBoss
11 17 (32.08%) Tomcat
11 17 (32.08%) WCF
12 16 (30.19%) Selenium
12 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
12 16 (30.19%) SQL
13 15 (28.30%) JMS
13 15 (28.30%) Maven
14 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
15 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
15 13 (24.53%) Eclipse
15 13 (24.53%) JMX

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (32.08%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.87%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.66%) Joomla!
5 3 (5.66%) Drupal
5 3 (5.66%) WordPress
5 3 (5.66%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) CMS
6 2 (3.77%) FileNet
6 2 (3.77%) LiveCycle
6 2 (3.77%) Confluence
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (22.64%) JasperReports
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.43%) MySQL
5 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (33.96%) Subversion
3 16 (30.19%) Selenium
4 15 (28.30%) Maven
5 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
6 13 (24.53%) Eclipse
7 12 (22.64%) FitNesse
8 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.55%) JIRA
8 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.77%) jMock
10 2 (3.77%) Hudson
10 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.77%) JUnit
10 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.77%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (3.77%) JMeter
10 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.77%) LoadUI
General
1 11 (20.75%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) CRM Developer
4 7 (13.21%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Team Leader
4 7 (13.21%) Java Team Leader
4 7 (13.21%) Applications Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Integration Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) XML
2 33 (62.26%) Web Services
3 19 (35.85%) Spring
4 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
4 18 (33.96%) J2EE
5 17 (32.08%) WCF
6 15 (28.30%) JMS
7 13 (24.53%) .NET
7 13 (24.53%) JMX
8 12 (22.64%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (22.64%) Ajax
8 12 (22.64%) Spring MVC
9 11 (20.75%) HTML
9 11 (20.75%) CSS
10 10 (18.87%) XSLT
10 10 (18.87%) REST
11 7 (13.21%) jQuery
12 5 (9.43%) XHTML
12 5 (9.43%) Silverlight
13 4 (7.55%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) TDD
2 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) OO
4 19 (35.85%) MVC
5 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
6 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
7 12 (22.64%) Project Planning
7 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
8 8 (15.09%) CRM
8 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.43%) Migration
9 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) MVVM
10 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Workflow
10 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.66%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) C#
4 16 (30.19%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 4 (7.55%) XPath
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.66%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) Scala
8 2 (3.77%) Clojure
9 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle
2 17 (32.08%) JBoss
3 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.43%) Zend
6 3 (5.66%) Facebook
7 2 (3.77%) Twitter
7 2 (3.77%) VMware
7 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago