The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 72 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 58 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.12% 1.93% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 3.98% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 36
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SOAP
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
699 754 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.56% 48.55% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 609 698 485
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SOAP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Bristol

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Bristol

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 58 (65.91%) HTML
2 54 (61.36%) CSS
3 52 (59.09%) Web Services
4 48 (54.55%) XML
4 48 (54.55%) Java
5 40 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
7 33 (37.50%) Apple iOS
8 30 (34.09%) Mobile App
8 30 (34.09%) Android
9 29 (32.95%) TDD
10 28 (31.82%) Degree
11 26 (29.55%) MVC
11 26 (29.55%) Scrum
11 26 (29.55%) iOS Development
12 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
12 25 (28.41%) REST
13 24 (27.27%) JSON
13 24 (27.27%) XHTML
14 23 (26.14%) C
14 23 (26.14%) C#
14 23 (26.14%) HTML5
15 22 (25.00%) Web Development
16 21 (23.86%) Objective-C
17 19 (21.59%) Cocoa
17 19 (21.59%) OOP
17 19 (21.59%) Open Source
17 19 (21.59%) Android Development
18 18 (20.45%) iPhone
18 18 (20.45%) C++

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (13.64%) Joomla!
1 12 (13.64%) Alfresco
2 5 (5.68%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) nginx
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (2.27%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Drupal
5 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) WordPress
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.95%) Pure360
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) Internet
2 13 (14.77%) NFC
3 4 (4.55%) HTTP
4 2 (2.27%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (2.27%) IMAP
4 2 (2.27%) SMTP
4 2 (2.27%) SMPP
4 2 (2.27%) INAP
4 2 (2.27%) LDAP
4 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.27%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (13.64%) MySQL
3 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.95%) Big Data
4 7 (7.95%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.55%) MS Access
6 4 (4.55%) DB2
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Subversion
2 13 (14.77%) Maven
2 13 (14.77%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (13.64%) Moq
3 12 (13.64%) TeamCity
3 12 (13.64%) SpecFlow
3 12 (13.64%) CruiseControl
3 12 (13.64%) NUnit
3 12 (13.64%) Ant
4 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 8 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (7.95%) Selenium
7 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
7 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.55%) PHPUnit
8 4 (4.55%) MbUnit
8 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
1 13 (14.77%) Marketing
2 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.95%) Games
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (75.00%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.77%) iOS Developer
4 11 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Team Leader
7 5 (5.68%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Team Leader
7 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Lead PHP Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (65.91%) HTML
2 54 (61.36%) CSS
3 52 (59.09%) Web Services
4 48 (54.55%) XML
5 25 (28.41%) REST
6 24 (27.27%) JSON
6 24 (27.27%) XHTML
7 23 (26.14%) HTML5
8 19 (21.59%) Cocoa
9 18 (20.45%) .NET
10 17 (19.32%) Spring
11 16 (18.18%) JPA
11 16 (18.18%) jQuery
12 14 (15.91%) Hibernate
13 13 (14.77%) J2EE
13 13 (14.77%) WCF
13 13 (14.77%) Dojo
14 12 (13.64%) RESTful
14 12 (13.64%) Gherkin
14 12 (13.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.09%) Mobile App
2 19 (21.59%) Open Source
3 18 (20.45%) iPhone
4 12 (13.64%) iPad
4 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 12 (13.64%) RIA
5 8 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 7 (7.95%) Blackberry
6 7 (7.95%) Replication
7 6 (6.82%) Client/Server
8 4 (4.55%) Web 2.0
8 4 (4.55%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.27%) GIS
10 1 (1.14%) W3C
10 1 (1.14%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 30 (34.09%) Android
3 8 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.95%) TDD
3 26 (29.55%) MVC
3 26 (29.55%) Scrum
3 26 (29.55%) iOS Development
4 22 (25.00%) Web Development
5 19 (21.59%) OOP
5 19 (21.59%) Android Development
6 17 (19.32%) Mobile Application Development
7 16 (18.18%) OO
7 16 (18.18%) OOD
8 12 (13.64%) BDD
8 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 12 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (9.09%) UML
10 7 (7.95%) Workflow
10 7 (7.95%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) Java
2 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.14%) C
3 23 (26.14%) C#
4 21 (23.86%) Objective-C
5 18 (20.45%) C++
6 16 (18.18%) PHP
7 13 (14.77%) Ruby
8 12 (13.64%) SQL
9 6 (6.82%) VB
10 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.27%) Erlang
11 2 (2.27%) VB6
11 2 (2.27%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.14%) Uniface
12 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Apple
2 15 (17.05%) Oracle
3 13 (14.77%) Google
4 8 (9.09%) Adobe
5 7 (7.95%) SmartFocus
6 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.55%) SAP
8 2 (2.27%) Zend
8 2 (2.27%) ESRI
9 1 (1.14%) Mapinfo
9 1 (1.14%) JBoss
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