The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 34 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 52 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.12% 2.45% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.25% 7.58% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 18
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
SOAP
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 211 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.65% 32.26% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 269 188 209
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SOAP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Cardiff

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 45 (68.18%) Web Services
2 39 (59.09%) Java
3 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (51.52%) REST
5 33 (50.00%) Finance
6 32 (48.48%) SQL
7 23 (34.85%) Spring
8 21 (31.82%) OO
8 21 (31.82%) Jenkins
9 20 (30.30%) Oracle
10 19 (28.79%) HTML
11 18 (27.27%) XML
11 18 (27.27%) Maven
12 17 (25.76%) Degree
13 16 (24.24%) TDD
14 15 (22.73%) NetBeans
14 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
14 15 (22.73%) Java EE
14 15 (22.73%) Hudson
14 15 (22.73%) BDD
15 14 (21.21%) HTML5
15 14 (21.21%) CSS
15 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
15 14 (21.21%) Banking
16 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
16 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
17 12 (18.18%) User Experience
18 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
18 11 (16.67%) SoapUI
18 11 (16.67%) Back Office

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.58%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 18 (27.27%) Maven
3 15 (22.73%) NetBeans
3 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
3 15 (22.73%) Hudson
4 11 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 8 (12.12%) Selenium
5 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
5 8 (12.12%) Subversion
6 5 (7.58%) ClearQuest
6 5 (7.58%) Ant
6 5 (7.58%) Mercurial
6 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.06%) JMeter
8 3 (4.55%) JUnit
8 3 (4.55%) JIRA
8 3 (4.55%) JBehave
9 2 (3.03%) Gerrit
9 2 (3.03%) TestNG
9 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
4 11 (16.67%) Back Office
5 8 (12.12%) Retail
6 3 (4.55%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Test Analyst
4 14 (21.21%) Java Developer
5 11 (16.67%) Architect
5 11 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Java Architect
7 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (9.09%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.55%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) DevOps Specialist
11 2 (3.03%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) Web Services
2 34 (51.52%) REST
3 23 (34.85%) Spring
4 19 (28.79%) HTML
5 18 (27.27%) XML
6 15 (22.73%) Java EE
7 14 (21.21%) CSS
7 14 (21.21%) HTML5
8 9 (13.64%) JPA
9 8 (12.12%) Apache Camel
10 7 (10.61%) CSS3
10 7 (10.61%) Sass
10 7 (10.61%) LESS
11 5 (7.58%) Ember.js
11 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.58%) Backbone.js
11 5 (7.58%) Servlets
12 4 (6.06%) RESTful
13 3 (4.55%) EJB 3.0
13 3 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) User Experience
2 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Social Network
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) OO
3 16 (24.24%) TDD
4 15 (22.73%) BDD
5 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 10 (15.15%) MVC
6 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (12.12%) Mobile Development
8 7 (10.61%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (10.61%) Functional Programming
9 6 (9.09%) API Development
9 6 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (9.09%) OOD
9 6 (9.09%) Validation
10 5 (7.58%) Web Development
10 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.58%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 32 (48.48%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) PHP
4 7 (10.61%) Ruby
5 4 (6.06%) Go
5 4 (6.06%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) C#
7 2 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 10 (15.15%) ISEB
3 7 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Facebook
2 6 (9.09%) Twitter
3 5 (7.58%) Google
4 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Apple
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