The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 188 134 158
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 129 224 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 1.99% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 5.31% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 105 199 156
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3369 4220 4304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.30% 37.52% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2932 3614 3883
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SOAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SOAP Salary Trend in the City of London

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the City of London

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 181 (59.54%) Web Services
2 164 (53.95%) Java
3 161 (52.96%) REST
4 142 (46.71%) XML
5 136 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (38.82%) SQL
7 113 (37.17%) JavaScript
8 95 (31.25%) HTML
9 89 (29.28%) Spring
10 88 (28.95%) CSS
11 87 (28.62%) TDD
12 85 (27.96%) MVC
13 79 (25.99%) Finance
14 75 (24.67%) JSON
15 71 (23.36%) C#
16 67 (22.04%) .NET
17 66 (21.71%) jQuery
18 65 (21.38%) OO
18 65 (21.38%) Scrum
19 64 (21.05%) SQL Server
20 54 (17.76%) Git (software)
21 52 (17.11%) HTML5
21 52 (17.11%) BDD
22 49 (16.12%) Linux
23 48 (15.79%) Relational Database
24 47 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
24 47 (15.46%) RESTful
25 45 (14.80%) Degree
26 44 (14.47%) E-Commerce
27 40 (13.16%) WCF

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 21 (6.91%) Apache
2 15 (4.93%) CMS
3 13 (4.28%) JBoss
3 13 (4.28%) Drupal
4 12 (3.95%) Node.js
4 12 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.29%) Confluence
6 9 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.63%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.97%) IIS
9 5 (1.64%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.64%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.99%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.66%) nginx
12 2 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 18 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.33%) Agresso
3 1 (0.33%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.62%) SaaS
2 5 (1.64%) Force.com
3 4 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.66%) PaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Route 53
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.57%) HTTP
2 14 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.28%) DNS
3 13 (4.28%) FTP
4 12 (3.95%) Internet
5 10 (3.29%) HTTPS
5 10 (3.29%) SSL
6 9 (2.96%) SMTP
6 9 (2.96%) VLAN
7 8 (2.63%) Firewall
7 8 (2.63%) SNMP
8 7 (2.30%) tcpdump
8 7 (2.30%) snoop
8 7 (2.30%) IPsec
8 7 (2.30%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 7 (2.30%) Wireshark
8 7 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (2.30%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (2.30%) Network Security
8 7 (2.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 48 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 32 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 32 (10.53%) MySQL
4 26 (8.55%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.93%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.95%) Big Data
7 10 (3.29%) Redis
7 10 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.32%) DB2
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.99%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.99%) SQLite
11 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.50%) Subversion
3 34 (11.18%) Maven
4 30 (9.87%) Jenkins
5 26 (8.55%) Selenium
6 23 (7.57%) JIRA
7 22 (7.24%) Cucumber
8 20 (6.58%) Spock
9 19 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (5.59%) JUnit
10 17 (5.59%) SoapUI
11 13 (4.28%) WebDriver
12 12 (3.95%) Eclipse
13 11 (3.62%) Ant
13 11 (3.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 10 (3.29%) Xcode
15 9 (2.96%) Hudson
15 9 (2.96%) Visual Studio
16 8 (2.63%) JMeter
16 8 (2.63%) Mercurial
General
1 79 (25.99%) Finance
2 26 (8.55%) Banking
3 15 (4.93%) Games
4 13 (4.28%) Marketing
5 11 (3.62%) Retail
6 9 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.63%) Front Office
8 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.32%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.99%) Advertising
11 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (67.76%) Developer
2 86 (28.29%) Java Developer
3 43 (14.14%) Senior Developer
4 28 (9.21%) Architect
5 24 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 19 (6.25%) Consultant
6 19 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (5.92%) Analyst
8 17 (5.59%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.93%) PHP Developer
10 13 (4.28%) Team Leader
11 11 (3.62%) Web Developer
12 9 (2.96%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 8 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (2.63%) Security Engineer
13 8 (2.63%) Lead Developer
14 7 (2.30%) Java Team Leader
14 7 (2.30%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (59.54%) Web Services
2 161 (52.96%) REST
3 142 (46.71%) XML
4 95 (31.25%) HTML
5 89 (29.28%) Spring
6 88 (28.95%) CSS
7 75 (24.67%) JSON
8 67 (22.04%) .NET
9 66 (21.71%) jQuery
10 52 (17.11%) HTML5
11 47 (15.46%) RESTful
12 40 (13.16%) WCF
13 32 (10.53%) ASP.NET
13 32 (10.53%) CSS3
14 30 (9.87%) Ajax
15 29 (9.54%) Hibernate
16 27 (8.88%) .NET Framework
16 27 (8.88%) JMS
17 25 (8.22%) AngularJS
18 21 (6.91%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.53%) Open Source
2 29 (9.54%) User Experience
3 21 (6.91%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.96%) Derivative
7 8 (2.63%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.64%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.32%) Equities
11 3 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.66%) IVR
12 2 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.12%) Linux
2 37 (12.17%) UNIX
3 27 (8.88%) Windows
4 24 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.92%) Android
6 8 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.99%) Solaris
8 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.66%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (28.62%) TDD
3 85 (27.96%) MVC
4 65 (21.38%) OO
4 65 (21.38%) Scrum
5 52 (17.11%) BDD
6 47 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (14.47%) E-Commerce
8 39 (12.83%) SOA
8 39 (12.83%) CRM
9 35 (11.51%) Multithreading
10 32 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 27 (8.88%) OOP
12 25 (8.22%) Pair Programming
13 22 (7.24%) Web Development
14 20 (6.58%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.25%) MVVM
16 14 (4.61%) ETL
17 13 (4.28%) Low Latency
17 13 (4.28%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 164 (53.95%) Java
2 118 (38.82%) SQL
3 113 (37.17%) JavaScript
4 71 (23.36%) C#
5 37 (12.17%) PHP
6 26 (8.55%) Scala
7 24 (7.89%) Groovy
8 16 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.28%) Apex Code
10 11 (3.62%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.62%) Ruby
11 10 (3.29%) Python
11 10 (3.29%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.63%) PHP5
13 7 (2.30%) VB
13 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.30%) C++
14 6 (1.97%) C
14 6 (1.97%) XPath
15 5 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (14.80%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) CCNA
2 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.99%) ISEB
5 2 (0.66%) CISSP
5 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.95%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.30%) iptables
3 5 (1.64%) Varnish
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
1 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.66%) HAProxy
1 2 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 39 (12.83%) Oracle
2 35 (11.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.61%) Google
5 12 (3.95%) Zend
6 10 (3.29%) Adobe
6 10 (3.29%) IBM
7 9 (2.96%) Cisco
7 9 (2.96%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.96%) HP
8 8 (2.63%) Siebel
8 8 (2.63%) Appcelerator
9 7 (2.30%) F5
9 7 (2.30%) DevExpress
9 7 (2.30%) Foundry
9 7 (2.30%) SAP
9 7 (2.30%) Juniper
9 7 (2.30%) Fortinet
9 7 (2.30%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.97%) Omniture
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65k (inclusive of bonus & ben
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum +bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday / Bonus / Home Working
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago