The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 33 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 35 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.44% 2.72% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.84% 9.09% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 18
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £58,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
221 198 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.37% 29.91% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 201 160 180
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 40 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (49.28%) SoapUI
4 29 (42.03%) Finance
4 29 (42.03%) Java
5 28 (40.58%) Web Services
6 27 (39.13%) Test Scripting
7 25 (36.23%) REST
8 21 (30.43%) XML
8 21 (30.43%) ISEB
9 20 (28.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 18 (26.09%) Oracle
10 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 17 (24.64%) Degree
12 16 (23.19%) Selenium
13 14 (20.29%) Waterfall
13 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
14 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (17.39%) SDLC
15 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
15 12 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (17.39%) Games
16 11 (15.94%) Migration
16 11 (15.94%) Software Delivery
16 11 (15.94%) Functional Testing
16 11 (15.94%) Non-Functional Testing
17 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
17 10 (14.49%) QA
17 10 (14.49%) HP Quality Center
18 9 (13.04%) Spring

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
1 2 (2.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) DB2
2 7 (10.14%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (49.28%) SoapUI
2 16 (23.19%) Selenium
3 9 (13.04%) Subversion
4 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.59%) JUnit
5 6 (8.70%) JBehave
6 5 (7.25%) ClearQuest
7 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.90%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.90%) Toad
9 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.45%) JIRA
9 1 (1.45%) JMeter
9 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.45%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.45%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.45%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (42.03%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Games
3 4 (5.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Analyst
2 32 (46.38%) Test Analyst
3 20 (28.99%) Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.04%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Web Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.80%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) Web Services
2 25 (36.23%) REST
3 21 (30.43%) XML
4 9 (13.04%) Spring
5 8 (11.59%) Hibernate
6 7 (10.14%) .NET
6 7 (10.14%) WSDL
7 6 (8.70%) HTML
8 5 (7.25%) Ajax
8 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.25%) jQuery
9 4 (5.80%) CSS
9 4 (5.80%) HTML5
10 3 (4.35%) JSON
11 2 (2.90%) CSS3
12 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.45%) JPA
12 1 (1.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Unix
3 6 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) Test Scripting
3 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
3 14 (20.29%) Waterfall
4 12 (17.39%) SDLC
4 12 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (15.94%) Functional Testing
5 11 (15.94%) Migration
5 11 (15.94%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (15.94%) Software Delivery
6 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.59%) OO
7 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.14%) ETL
9 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Web Development
11 3 (4.35%) Agile Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 29 (42.03%) Java
3 8 (11.59%) C#
3 8 (11.59%) PHP
4 7 (10.14%) C++
4 7 (10.14%) Ruby
5 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) ISEB
2 20 (28.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (24.64%) Degree
4 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.45%) HND
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Oracle
2 7 (10.14%) Sybase
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Rally
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago