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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 54 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 14 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.12% 3.46% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.70% 8.17% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 2
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
209 257 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.71% 42.34% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 186 217 104
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,825 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (93.75%) Web Services
2 28 (58.33%) XML
3 26 (54.17%) Java
3 26 (54.17%) TDD
4 25 (52.08%) SQL
5 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
5 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
5 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (47.92%) Scrum
6 22 (45.83%) Maven
7 20 (41.67%) Spring
8 19 (39.58%) Finance
9 18 (37.50%) SOA
9 18 (37.50%) OO
10 17 (35.42%) J2EE
10 17 (35.42%) Groovy
11 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 16 (33.33%) HTML
11 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
12 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (29.17%) Subversion
13 14 (29.17%) JIRA
14 13 (27.08%) jQuery
14 13 (27.08%) CSS
14 13 (27.08%) Hudson
15 12 (25.00%) BDD
15 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) FileNet
1 11 (22.92%) LiveCycle
1 11 (22.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) SSL
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
3 11 (22.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
4 8 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Maven
2 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (29.17%) Subversion
3 14 (29.17%) JIRA
4 13 (27.08%) Hudson
5 9 (18.75%) SoapUI
6 8 (16.67%) Selenium
6 8 (16.67%) JUnit
6 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 8 (16.67%) JBehave
7 7 (14.58%) Cucumber
7 7 (14.58%) Calabash
7 7 (14.58%) eggPlant
7 7 (14.58%) Ant
8 6 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (12.50%) Robotium
8 6 (12.50%) WebDriver
9 4 (8.33%) CruiseControl
10 3 (6.25%) Mercurial
10 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Consultant
4 9 (18.75%) Programmer
4 9 (18.75%) Java Consultant
4 9 (18.75%) Java Programmer
4 9 (18.75%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.25%) Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Tester
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) Web Services
2 28 (58.33%) XML
3 20 (41.67%) Spring
4 17 (35.42%) J2EE
5 16 (33.33%) HTML
5 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 13 (27.08%) jQuery
6 13 (27.08%) CSS
7 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (25.00%) .NET
8 11 (22.92%) JSF
8 11 (22.92%) XSLT
8 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (18.75%) REST
10 8 (16.67%) LINQ
10 8 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (12.50%) Struts
12 5 (10.42%) Spring Web Flow
12 5 (10.42%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Open Source
2 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 7 (14.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
1 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 8 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) TDD
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Scrum
3 18 (37.50%) SOA
3 18 (37.50%) OO
4 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.00%) BDD
5 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Release Management
6 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.92%) Pair Programming
6 11 (22.92%) RUP
6 11 (22.92%) DSDM
6 11 (22.92%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
6 11 (22.92%) DevOps
6 11 (22.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (22.92%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.67%) Web Development
8 7 (14.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) Groovy
4 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (22.92%) Scala
6 11 (22.92%) Clojure
7 4 (8.33%) VB
7 4 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) XPath
8 2 (4.17%) XQuery
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Adobe
2 11 (22.92%) IBM
2 11 (22.92%) Twitter
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle
4 8 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago