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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 187 128 168
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +40
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 120 250 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.99% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 5.33% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 222 156
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £80,000 £80,000
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
3478 4689 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.33% 37.37% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 4058 4079
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 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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.

1 160 (59.26%) Web Services
2 147 (54.44%) REST
3 139 (51.48%) Java
4 130 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (45.93%) XML
6 106 (39.26%) SQL
7 97 (35.93%) JavaScript
8 83 (30.74%) HTML
9 77 (28.52%) CSS
10 76 (28.15%) Spring
10 76 (28.15%) JSON
11 74 (27.41%) MVC
12 72 (26.67%) TDD
13 70 (25.93%) Finance
14 59 (21.85%) C#
15 58 (21.48%) Scrum
16 56 (20.74%) .NET
17 53 (19.63%) jQuery
18 51 (18.89%) SQL Server
19 49 (18.15%) Git (software)
20 47 (17.41%) OO
21 46 (17.04%) BDD
22 45 (16.67%) Linux
23 42 (15.56%) RESTful
24 40 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
25 39 (14.44%) HTML5
26 37 (13.70%) CRM
27 35 (12.96%) E-Commerce
28 34 (12.59%) Degree
29 33 (12.22%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 19 (7.04%) Apache
2 14 (5.19%) JBoss
3 12 (4.44%) Drupal
3 12 (4.44%) Node.js
4 9 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.96%) CMS
5 8 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.59%) Confluence
6 7 (2.59%) IIS
6 7 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.85%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.48%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.74%) nginx
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Agresso
3 1 (0.37%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.70%) SaaS
2 5 (1.85%) Force.com
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.11%) IaaS
4 2 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.74%) Route 53
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.74%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.41%) HTTP
2 16 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.19%) Internet
4 13 (4.81%) FTP
5 10 (3.70%) DNS
6 9 (3.33%) VLAN
6 9 (3.33%) SSL
6 9 (3.33%) HTTPS
7 8 (2.96%) Firewall
7 8 (2.96%) SNMP
7 8 (2.96%) SMTP
8 7 (2.59%) Wireshark
8 7 (2.59%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (2.59%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 7 (2.59%) tcpdump
8 7 (2.59%) snoop
8 7 (2.59%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (2.59%) Network Security
8 7 (2.59%) VoIP
8 7 (2.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 29 (10.74%) Relational Database
4 27 (10.00%) MySQL
5 26 (9.63%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.33%) Big Data
10 7 (2.59%) Redis
11 6 (2.22%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.48%) DB2
12 4 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.11%) SQLite
13 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.74%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (18.15%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.74%) Jenkins
2 29 (10.74%) Maven
3 26 (9.63%) Subversion
3 26 (9.63%) Selenium
4 22 (8.15%) JIRA
4 22 (8.15%) SoapUI
5 20 (7.41%) Spock
6 18 (6.67%) JUnit
6 18 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 16 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (5.19%) WebDriver
9 11 (4.07%) JMeter
10 10 (3.70%) Ant
10 10 (3.70%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.96%) Xcode
11 8 (2.96%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.59%) PHPUnit
12 7 (2.59%) TestNG
12 7 (2.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (25.93%) Finance
2 23 (8.52%) Banking
3 12 (4.44%) Games
3 12 (4.44%) Marketing
4 10 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.33%) Retail
6 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.48%) Legal
7 4 (1.48%) Front Office
7 4 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.11%) Advertising
9 2 (0.74%) Publishing
9 2 (0.74%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 184 (68.15%) Developer
2 70 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 41 (15.19%) Senior Developer
4 23 (8.52%) C# Developer
5 21 (7.78%) Architect
6 20 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 19 (7.04%) Consultant
8 17 (6.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (5.56%) Analyst
10 14 (5.19%) .NET Developer
11 13 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.07%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 11 (4.07%) PHP Developer
13 10 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
14 9 (3.33%) Team Leader
15 8 (2.96%) Security Engineer
15 8 (2.96%) Test Analyst
16 7 (2.59%) Java Software Developer
16 7 (2.59%) Network Engineer
16 7 (2.59%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (59.26%) Web Services
2 147 (54.44%) REST
3 124 (45.93%) XML
4 83 (30.74%) HTML
5 77 (28.52%) CSS
6 76 (28.15%) Spring
6 76 (28.15%) JSON
7 56 (20.74%) .NET
8 53 (19.63%) jQuery
9 42 (15.56%) RESTful
10 39 (14.44%) HTML5
11 31 (11.48%) WCF
12 24 (8.89%) CSS3
13 21 (7.78%) AngularJS
13 21 (7.78%) .NET Framework
13 21 (7.78%) Hibernate
14 20 (7.41%) ASP.NET
14 20 (7.41%) Ajax
15 18 (6.67%) J2EE
15 18 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.11%) Open Source
2 21 (7.78%) User Experience
3 17 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.19%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.85%) Derivative
7 5 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.85%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.11%) Equities
9 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.74%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.74%) IVR
10 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.67%) Linux
2 23 (8.52%) UNIX
3 20 (7.41%) Windows
4 16 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.81%) Android
6 8 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.59%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.74%) Solaris
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Debian
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.41%) MVC
3 72 (26.67%) TDD
4 58 (21.48%) Scrum
5 47 (17.41%) OO
6 46 (17.04%) BDD
7 40 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (13.70%) CRM
9 35 (12.96%) E-Commerce
10 28 (10.37%) Multithreading
11 27 (10.00%) SOA
12 26 (9.63%) Unit Testing
13 22 (8.15%) Pair Programming
13 22 (8.15%) Software Engineering
14 21 (7.78%) Web Development
15 19 (7.04%) OOP
16 15 (5.56%) ETL
16 15 (5.56%) Migration
17 14 (5.19%) Microservices
18 13 (4.81%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 139 (51.48%) Java
2 106 (39.26%) SQL
3 97 (35.93%) JavaScript
4 59 (21.85%) C#
5 28 (10.37%) PHP
6 25 (9.26%) Scala
7 21 (7.78%) Groovy
8 17 (6.30%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.56%) Apex Code
10 10 (3.70%) Ruby
11 8 (2.96%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.96%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.96%) C++
12 7 (2.59%) Python
12 7 (2.59%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.48%) C
13 4 (1.48%) Perl
13 4 (1.48%) VBScript
14 3 (1.11%) XPath
14 3 (1.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 34 (12.59%) Degree
2 7 (2.59%) CCNA
2 7 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.48%) ISEB
5 2 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.78%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) HL7
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.59%) iptables
3 5 (1.85%) Varnish
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) NFS
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.11%) Puppet
1 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (0.74%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.37%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.37%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 33 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.74%) Oracle
3 19 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.44%) Zend
5 11 (4.07%) Google
6 9 (3.33%) Cisco
7 8 (2.96%) Siebel
8 7 (2.59%) Fortinet
8 7 (2.59%) Foundry
8 7 (2.59%) DevExpress
8 7 (2.59%) HP
8 7 (2.59%) Adobe
8 7 (2.59%) Juniper
8 7 (2.59%) Business Objects
8 7 (2.59%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.59%) F5
9 6 (2.22%) SAP
10 5 (1.85%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.85%) Sybase
10 5 (1.85%) Appcelerator
City, London
Explore Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £20000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 20 days ago