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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 64 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.58% 5.70% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 17.32% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 11
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
236 127 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.01% 32.90% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 209 109 227
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (80.00%) Web Services
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) XML
4 14 (56.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) HTML
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 10 (40.00%) .NET
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
9 8 (32.00%) Web Development
10 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (28.00%) REST
10 7 (28.00%) CSS
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (28.00%) Spring
11 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
11 6 (24.00%) SAP
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (24.00%) J2EE
11 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
11 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (24.00%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (24.00%) LINQ
11 6 (24.00%) jQuery

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (8.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.00%) Mule
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
5 2 (8.00%) JUnit
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.00%) TestNG
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Database Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) Web Services
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
5 7 (28.00%) Spring
5 7 (28.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (24.00%) LINQ
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) J2EE
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (8.00%) Servlets
8 2 (8.00%) JSF
8 2 (8.00%) Java EE
8 2 (8.00%) RESTful
9 1 (4.00%) CSS3
9 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) GIS
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Release Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) HP
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 days ago