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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 131 126 176
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +50
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 208 269 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 2.17% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 5.82% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 166 236 156
Average salary £60,000 £52,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.74% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
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
3624 4621 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.32% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3946 4177
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 191 (57.36%) REST
2 186 (55.86%) Web Services
3 162 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (43.84%) Java
5 139 (41.74%) XML
6 120 (36.04%) SQL
7 116 (34.83%) Finance
8 108 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 94 (28.23%) HTML
10 86 (25.83%) MVC
11 83 (24.92%) .NET
12 81 (24.32%) Scrum
13 72 (21.62%) C#
13 72 (21.62%) CSS
14 68 (20.42%) SQL Server
15 65 (19.52%) TDD
16 63 (18.92%) Spring
17 62 (18.62%) JSON
17 62 (18.62%) SOA
18 61 (18.32%) Git (software)
19 60 (18.02%) Banking
20 54 (16.22%) Linux
21 50 (15.02%) OO
21 50 (15.02%) Microsoft
21 50 (15.02%) BDD
22 48 (14.41%) Selenium
23 47 (14.11%) QA
23 47 (14.11%) Oracle
24 44 (13.21%) Software Engineering
25 43 (12.91%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (6.91%) WebSphere
2 20 (6.01%) Apache
3 19 (5.71%) JBoss
4 17 (5.11%) IIS
5 15 (4.50%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (3.90%) Node.js
7 12 (3.60%) CMS
7 12 (3.60%) Drupal
8 11 (3.30%) WebLogic
8 11 (3.30%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.40%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.10%) Confluence
11 5 (1.50%) Apache ServiceMix
11 5 (1.50%) SugarCRM
12 4 (1.20%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.90%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.60%) CICS
Applications
1 25 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.60%) SaaS
2 10 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.60%) Route 53
4 2 (0.60%) GitHub
4 2 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.60%) IaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.30%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.51%) TCP/IP
2 17 (5.11%) HTTP
2 17 (5.11%) Internet
3 8 (2.40%) Firewall
3 8 (2.40%) SSL
4 6 (1.80%) FTP
5 5 (1.50%) SMTP
6 4 (1.20%) DNS
7 3 (0.90%) LAN
7 3 (0.90%) WAN
8 2 (0.60%) 3G
8 2 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.60%) 4G
9 1 (0.30%) Multicast
9 1 (0.30%) AMQP
9 1 (0.30%) DSL
9 1 (0.30%) Wireless
9 1 (0.30%) SAN
9 1 (0.30%) CTI
9 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 35 (10.51%) MySQL
4 30 (9.01%) NoSQL
5 27 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 25 (7.51%) RDBMS
7 20 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.00%) Redis
9 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.50%) Big Data
11 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.20%) SQLite
12 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.90%) DB2
12 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.60%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 61 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 48 (14.41%) Selenium
3 36 (10.81%) Subversion
4 34 (10.21%) SoapUI
5 30 (9.01%) Maven
5 30 (9.01%) JUnit
6 28 (8.41%) JIRA
7 27 (8.11%) WebDriver
8 23 (6.91%) Jenkins
9 20 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (5.41%) JMeter
11 15 (4.50%) FitNesse
12 14 (4.20%) HP UFT
12 14 (4.20%) Cucumber
13 13 (3.90%) NUnit
13 13 (3.90%) Ant
13 13 (3.90%) TeamCity
14 12 (3.60%) Spock
15 11 (3.30%) Visual Studio
16 8 (2.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 116 (34.83%) Finance
2 60 (18.02%) Banking
3 22 (6.61%) Retail
4 18 (5.41%) Marketing
5 17 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 16 (4.80%) Law
6 16 (4.80%) Front Office
7 13 (3.90%) Legal
8 9 (2.70%) Games
9 7 (2.10%) Back Office
10 5 (1.50%) Local Government
11 3 (0.90%) Advertising
11 3 (0.90%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.60%) Publishing
12 2 (0.60%) Billing
12 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 187 (56.16%) Developer
2 54 (16.22%) Java Developer
3 49 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 34 (10.21%) Architect
5 20 (6.01%) C# Developer
6 19 (5.71%) Analyst
7 18 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 16 (4.80%) PHP Developer
9 13 (3.90%) Software Developer
9 13 (3.90%) Development Manager
10 12 (3.60%) Test Analyst
10 12 (3.60%) Consultant
11 11 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.30%) Technical Architect
11 11 (3.30%) C++ Developer
12 10 (3.00%) Technical Consultant
13 9 (2.70%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 8 (2.40%) Test Manager
14 8 (2.40%) Tester
14 8 (2.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (57.36%) REST
2 186 (55.86%) Web Services
3 139 (41.74%) XML
4 94 (28.23%) HTML
5 83 (24.92%) .NET
6 72 (21.62%) CSS
7 63 (18.92%) Spring
8 62 (18.62%) JSON
9 43 (12.91%) WCF
10 41 (12.31%) jQuery
11 38 (11.41%) RESTful
12 36 (10.81%) HTML5
12 36 (10.81%) Hibernate
13 35 (10.51%) ASP.NET
14 34 (10.21%) J2EE
15 29 (8.71%) Ajax
16 26 (7.81%) .NET Framework
16 26 (7.81%) CSS3
17 24 (7.21%) AngularJS
17 24 (7.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.01%) User Experience
4 16 (4.80%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.50%) Derivative
6 11 (3.30%) Fixed Income
6 11 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.10%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.80%) Data Conversion
9 5 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.50%) Online Banking
10 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.20%) Biometrics
10 4 (1.20%) iPhone
11 3 (0.90%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.90%) Clustering
11 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.60%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.22%) Linux
2 33 (9.91%) UNIX
3 29 (8.71%) Windows
4 16 (4.80%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.00%) Android
6 6 (1.80%) Solaris
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.60%) AIX
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Debian
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (25.83%) MVC
3 81 (24.32%) Scrum
4 65 (19.52%) TDD
5 62 (18.62%) SOA
6 50 (15.02%) OO
6 50 (15.02%) BDD
7 44 (13.21%) Software Engineering
8 43 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (9.91%) Open Source
10 27 (8.11%) CRM
11 26 (7.81%) E-Commerce
11 26 (7.81%) SDLC
12 24 (7.21%) Performance Testing
13 23 (6.91%) Test Automation
13 23 (6.91%) Web Development
14 22 (6.61%) Unit Testing
15 18 (5.41%) Kanban
16 17 (5.11%) Multithreading
16 17 (5.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 146 (43.84%) Java
2 120 (36.04%) SQL
3 108 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 72 (21.62%) C#
5 39 (11.71%) PHP
6 22 (6.61%) C++
7 17 (5.11%) Scala
8 15 (4.50%) Groovy
9 14 (4.20%) T-SQL
9 14 (4.20%) Python
10 12 (3.60%) Ruby
11 9 (2.70%) Apex Code
11 9 (2.70%) C
12 8 (2.40%) XPath
13 7 (2.10%) VB
13 7 (2.10%) Perl
14 6 (1.80%) VBScript
14 6 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.80%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (9.91%) Degree
2 11 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.70%) ISEB
5 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.11%) QA
2 5 (1.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) RosettaNet
3 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.20%) Varnish
2 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (3.90%) Puppet
2 12 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.10%) Nagios
4 5 (1.50%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.60%) SCCM
5 2 (0.60%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.60%) Ansible
5 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.60%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.30%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (15.02%) Microsoft
2 47 (14.11%) Oracle
3 12 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (3.60%) IBM
4 10 (3.00%) SAP
5 9 (2.70%) Sybase
6 8 (2.40%) Zend
7 6 (1.80%) Siebel
7 6 (1.80%) Apple
8 5 (1.50%) Adobe
8 5 (1.50%) hybris
8 5 (1.50%) Google
9 4 (1.20%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.90%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.90%) Splunk
10 3 (0.90%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.90%) Omniture
10 3 (0.90%) Sun
10 3 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.60%) Informatica
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Salary: £53000.00 - £63000.00 per annum
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