The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 35 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 21 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.24% 2.78% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.35% 4.76% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 5
Average salary £61,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
170 210 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.39% 58.33% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 148 186 136
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SOAP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 19 (86.36%) Web Services
2 17 (77.27%) REST
3 14 (63.64%) UNIX
3 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) Middleware
5 11 (50.00%) webMethods
5 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Java
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) JPA
8 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (13.64%) EDI
8 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 3 (13.64%) .NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) Mule
2 2 (9.09%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) TestNG
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) webMethods Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) webMethods Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Web Services
2 17 (77.27%) REST
3 13 (59.09%) Middleware
4 5 (22.73%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) Spring
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.64%) JPA
6 3 (13.64%) EDI
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) Java EE
8 1 (4.55%) JSON
8 1 (4.55%) CakePHP
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) TDD
2 3 (13.64%) SOA
2 3 (13.64%) MVC
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) webMethods
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Zend