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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 78 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 42 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.31% 1.84% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 3.98% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,288 £25,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
661 729 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.42% 46.34% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 558 677 538
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 29 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Bristol

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 51 (68.92%) HTML
2 47 (63.51%) CSS
3 42 (56.76%) Web Services
4 41 (55.41%) XML
5 40 (54.05%) Java
6 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
7 26 (35.14%) Apple iOS
8 25 (33.78%) Android
8 25 (33.78%) Degree
8 25 (33.78%) Mobile App
9 23 (31.08%) REST
10 21 (28.38%) TDD
10 21 (28.38%) iOS Development
11 20 (27.03%) C
11 20 (27.03%) C#
11 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 20 (27.03%) JSON
11 20 (27.03%) Web Development
12 19 (25.68%) MVC
12 19 (25.68%) Scrum
13 18 (24.32%) Oracle
13 18 (24.32%) XHTML
13 18 (24.32%) HTML5
14 17 (22.97%) Open Source
14 17 (22.97%) jQuery
14 17 (22.97%) Cocoa
14 17 (22.97%) Objective-C
15 16 (21.62%) PHP
15 16 (21.62%) Android Development
16 15 (20.27%) Mobile Application Development

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (10.81%) Joomla!
1 8 (10.81%) Alfresco
2 6 (8.11%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) nginx
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (4.05%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) CMS
6 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.35%) Confluence
6 1 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.35%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
1 1 (1.35%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) Pure360
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) NFC
2 10 (13.51%) Internet
3 5 (6.76%) HTTP
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.70%) LDAP
5 2 (2.70%) SMTP
5 2 (2.70%) SS7
5 2 (2.70%) SMPP
5 2 (2.70%) INAP
5 2 (2.70%) IMAP
5 2 (2.70%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) MySQL
3 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.76%) DB2
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.41%) Big Data
7 4 (5.41%) MS Access
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Subversion
1 12 (16.22%) Maven
2 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.51%) Ant
4 7 (9.46%) Selenium
4 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
5 6 (8.11%) SpecFlow
5 6 (8.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (8.11%) Moq
5 6 (8.11%) NUnit
5 6 (8.11%) CruiseControl
5 6 (8.11%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.41%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.41%) PHPUnit
7 4 (5.41%) MbUnit
7 4 (5.41%) JMeter
7 4 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Marketing
3 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Banking
5 4 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (77.03%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.86%) PHP Developer
3 11 (14.86%) iOS Developer
4 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Android Developer
7 5 (6.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (68.92%) HTML
2 47 (63.51%) CSS
3 42 (56.76%) Web Services
4 41 (55.41%) XML
5 23 (31.08%) REST
6 20 (27.03%) JSON
7 18 (24.32%) XHTML
7 18 (24.32%) HTML5
8 17 (22.97%) jQuery
8 17 (22.97%) Cocoa
9 15 (20.27%) .NET
10 12 (16.22%) Spring
10 12 (16.22%) JPA
11 10 (13.51%) J2EE
12 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.16%) Dojo
12 9 (12.16%) Hibernate
13 8 (10.81%) WSDL
13 8 (10.81%) Spring MVC
13 8 (10.81%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Mobile App
2 17 (22.97%) Open Source
3 15 (20.27%) iPhone
4 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.16%) iPad
5 8 (10.81%) RIA
5 8 (10.81%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
7 5 (6.76%) Replication
8 4 (5.41%) Web 2.0
8 4 (5.41%) Smartphone
8 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
9 3 (4.05%) GIS
10 1 (1.35%) W3C
10 1 (1.35%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Apple iOS
2 25 (33.78%) Android
3 8 (10.81%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) TDD
1 21 (28.38%) iOS Development
2 20 (27.03%) Web Development
3 19 (25.68%) Scrum
3 19 (25.68%) MVC
4 16 (21.62%) Android Development
5 15 (20.27%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (16.22%) OOP
7 10 (13.51%) OOD
8 8 (10.81%) OO
9 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (8.11%) UML
10 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.11%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) Analytics
11 5 (6.76%) Campaign Management
11 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) Java
2 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.03%) C
3 20 (27.03%) C#
4 17 (22.97%) Objective-C
5 16 (21.62%) PHP
6 15 (20.27%) C++
7 11 (14.86%) SQL
8 7 (9.46%) Ruby
9 6 (8.11%) VB
10 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.70%) Erlang
11 2 (2.70%) VB6
11 2 (2.70%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.35%) Uniface
12 1 (1.35%) PHP5
12 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Apple
3 11 (14.86%) Google
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) Adobe
5 5 (6.76%) SmartFocus
6 4 (5.41%) SAP
7 3 (4.05%) ESRI
7 3 (4.05%) Zend
8 1 (1.35%) hybris
8 1 (1.35%) Intershop
8 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.35%) JBoss
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