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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 153 148 180
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +32
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 177 222 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.59% 1.82% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 4.63% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 154 217 167
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
3958 4790 4622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.53% 39.31% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3503 4175 4317
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 November 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the City of London

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 225 (58.44%) Java
2 195 (50.65%) Web Services
3 193 (50.13%) XML
4 177 (45.97%) REST
5 167 (43.38%) Agile Software Development
6 145 (37.66%) JavaScript
7 124 (32.21%) SQL
8 117 (30.39%) Spring
9 113 (29.35%) HTML
10 109 (28.31%) CSS
11 105 (27.27%) TDD
12 103 (26.75%) .NET
13 102 (26.49%) Scrum
14 89 (23.12%) C#
15 87 (22.60%) OO
15 87 (22.60%) MVC
16 86 (22.34%) jQuery
17 85 (22.08%) Finance
18 84 (21.82%) JSON
19 83 (21.56%) SQL Server
20 67 (17.40%) ASP.NET
21 66 (17.14%) Relational Database
22 65 (16.88%) E-Commerce
23 60 (15.58%) Oracle
24 58 (15.06%) WCF
25 56 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
25 56 (14.55%) Microsoft
26 54 (14.03%) Ajax
27 52 (13.51%) MySQL
27 52 (13.51%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 28 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 26 (6.75%) Apache
3 21 (5.45%) CMS
4 19 (4.94%) WebSphere
5 17 (4.42%) Apache Solr
6 16 (4.16%) JBoss
7 14 (3.64%) IIS
7 14 (3.64%) Node.js
8 11 (2.86%) Adobe CQ
9 8 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.08%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.82%) Confluence
10 7 (1.82%) Sitefinity
11 6 (1.56%) Orchard CMS
11 6 (1.56%) NServiceBus
11 6 (1.56%) Umbraco
11 6 (1.56%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS Office
2 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (1.04%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 4 (1.04%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (0.78%) Kondor+
2 3 (0.78%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (0.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.52%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) Force.com
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Heroku
4 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.65%) HTTP
2 17 (4.42%) TCP/IP
3 16 (4.16%) DNS
3 16 (4.16%) SSL
3 16 (4.16%) Internet
4 12 (3.12%) Firewall
5 10 (2.60%) SMTP
6 8 (2.08%) WAN
6 8 (2.08%) LAN
7 7 (1.82%) LDAP
7 7 (1.82%) Kerberos
7 7 (1.82%) OSPF
7 7 (1.82%) BGP
7 7 (1.82%) EIGRP
8 6 (1.56%) TACACS
9 5 (1.30%) IGRP
10 4 (1.04%) VLAN
10 4 (1.04%) SNMP
10 4 (1.04%) FTP
11 3 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 66 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 52 (13.51%) MySQL
4 40 (10.39%) Big Data
5 23 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 18 (4.68%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.68%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.38%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.34%) Redis
10 8 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.82%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.82%) Mahout
12 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.56%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.56%) RavenDB
13 4 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (13.25%) Subversion
2 48 (12.47%) Maven
3 47 (12.21%) Git (software)
4 33 (8.57%) Selenium
5 27 (7.01%) Eclipse
6 26 (6.75%) JIRA
7 25 (6.49%) Jenkins
8 19 (4.94%) Cucumber
8 19 (4.94%) JUnit
9 18 (4.68%) SoapUI
10 17 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (4.42%) WebDriver
11 15 (3.90%) Hudson
12 13 (3.38%) Visual Studio
12 13 (3.38%) Xcode
12 13 (3.38%) Ant
13 11 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 9 (2.34%) MSBuild
14 9 (2.34%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.82%) Mercurial
General
1 85 (22.08%) Finance
2 24 (6.23%) Games
3 22 (5.71%) Banking
4 18 (4.68%) Marketing
5 11 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.08%) Front Office
7 6 (1.56%) Retail
8 5 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.30%) Legal
9 4 (1.04%) Back Office
9 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.78%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 222 (57.66%) Developer
2 82 (21.30%) Java Developer
3 47 (12.21%) Architect
4 38 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 36 (9.35%) .NET Developer
6 35 (9.09%) Analyst
7 29 (7.53%) Web Developer
8 28 (7.27%) Consultant
9 20 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.94%) Software Developer
11 18 (4.68%) Software Engineer
12 17 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (3.64%) PHP Developer
14 13 (3.38%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.12%) Support Analyst
16 11 (2.86%) Programmer
16 11 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
16 11 (2.86%) Agile .NET Developer
16 11 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (50.65%) Web Services
2 193 (50.13%) XML
3 177 (45.97%) REST
4 117 (30.39%) Spring
5 113 (29.35%) HTML
6 109 (28.31%) CSS
7 103 (26.75%) .NET
8 86 (22.34%) jQuery
9 84 (21.82%) JSON
10 67 (17.40%) ASP.NET
11 58 (15.06%) WCF
12 54 (14.03%) Ajax
13 51 (13.25%) HTML5
14 49 (12.73%) RESTful
15 44 (11.43%) Hibernate
16 41 (10.65%) JMS
17 39 (10.13%) .NET Framework
18 36 (9.35%) J2EE
19 35 (9.09%) CSS3
20 31 (8.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.13%) User Experience
2 38 (9.87%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.75%) Mobile App
4 26 (6.75%) Open Source
5 17 (4.42%) Algorithms
6 15 (3.90%) Data Integration
7 12 (3.12%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.08%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.82%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.30%) Derivative
13 4 (1.04%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.04%) Social Media
14 3 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (0.78%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 52 (13.51%) Linux
2 46 (11.95%) UNIX
3 26 (6.75%) Apple iOS
4 25 (6.49%) Windows
5 19 (4.94%) Android
6 5 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.52%) AIX
8 2 (0.52%) Solaris
8 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.26%) OS/400
9 1 (0.26%) zOS
9 1 (0.26%) Debian
9 1 (0.26%) CentOS
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (43.38%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (27.27%) TDD
3 102 (26.49%) Scrum
4 87 (22.60%) OO
4 87 (22.60%) MVC
5 65 (16.88%) E-Commerce
6 56 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (13.25%) SOA
8 43 (11.17%) BDD
9 42 (10.91%) Software Engineering
10 38 (9.87%) Unit Testing
11 37 (9.61%) Multithreading
11 37 (9.61%) OOP
12 36 (9.35%) Web Development
13 29 (7.53%) MVVM
14 25 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
15 22 (5.71%) CRM
15 22 (5.71%) Mentoring
16 21 (5.45%) Web Application Development
17 20 (5.19%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 225 (58.44%) Java
2 145 (37.66%) JavaScript
3 124 (32.21%) SQL
4 89 (23.12%) C#
5 38 (9.87%) PHP
6 35 (9.09%) Scala
7 26 (6.75%) VB
8 22 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 20 (5.19%) Python
10 18 (4.68%) XPath
11 17 (4.42%) Ruby
12 16 (4.16%) PL/SQL
13 14 (3.64%) VB.NET
13 14 (3.64%) Groovy
14 13 (3.38%) Apex Code
14 13 (3.38%) Objective-C
14 13 (3.38%) PHP5
15 11 (2.86%) Perl
16 7 (1.82%) R
17 6 (1.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 48 (12.47%) Degree
2 11 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.30%) BC Cleared
3 5 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.52%) CCNA
5 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CFA
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) HL7
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (1.56%) CiscoWorks
1 6 (1.56%) HP NNM
2 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 60 (15.58%) Oracle
2 56 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.01%) Adobe
4 24 (6.23%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (5.19%) IBM
6 14 (3.64%) HP
6 14 (3.64%) Google
7 12 (3.12%) Telerik
8 11 (2.86%) Twitter
9 9 (2.34%) TIBCO
10 8 (2.08%) Juniper
10 8 (2.08%) Cisco
10 8 (2.08%) F5
10 8 (2.08%) Appcelerator
11 7 (1.82%) Sencha
12 6 (1.56%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.56%) Zend
12 6 (1.56%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.56%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.56%) Siebel
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £68000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + 5% bonus + perks
Posted: 17 days ago