The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 32 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.81% 3.23% 4.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 9.68% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
SOAP
Essex

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 Brentwood region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 24.70% 33.33% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 25
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

SOAP
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Brentwood

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 15 (88.24%) QA
1 15 (88.24%) SoapUI
2 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
3 12 (70.59%) Middleware
4 11 (64.71%) XMLSpy
5 10 (58.82%) HP UFT
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
6 8 (47.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Software Delivery
7 7 (41.18%) SDLC
8 6 (35.29%) Selenium
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
10 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
10 4 (23.53%) XML
11 3 (17.65%) MS Office
11 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
12 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (11.76%) .NET
12 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 2 (11.76%) IIS
12 2 (11.76%) Windows
12 2 (11.76%) HP
12 2 (11.76%) Change Management

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) SoapUI
2 11 (64.71%) XMLSpy
3 10 (58.82%) HP UFT
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Test Analyst
3 9 (52.94%) QA Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Software Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) MKS