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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 138 165 195
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 204 173 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.74% 1.45% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 3.78% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 172 164 131
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
4312 4574 5006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.75% 38.22% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4121 4703
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 287 (58.45%) Java
2 259 (52.75%) Web Services
3 233 (47.45%) XML
4 192 (39.10%) REST
5 189 (38.49%) JavaScript
6 174 (35.44%) HTML
7 173 (35.23%) SQL
8 162 (32.99%) CSS
9 137 (27.90%) .NET
9 137 (27.90%) TDD
10 133 (27.09%) Scrum
11 115 (23.42%) JSON
12 113 (23.01%) jQuery
13 106 (21.59%) Spring
14 102 (20.77%) C#
15 96 (19.55%) MVC
15 96 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
16 92 (18.74%) Oracle
17 89 (18.13%) SQL Server
18 88 (17.92%) OO
19 86 (17.52%) Finance
20 83 (16.90%) RESTful
21 79 (16.09%) Linux
21 79 (16.09%) E-Commerce
21 79 (16.09%) Ajax
21 79 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
22 71 (14.46%) SOA
23 68 (13.85%) MySQL
24 67 (13.65%) Tomcat
25 66 (13.44%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 67 (13.65%) Tomcat
2 42 (8.55%) Apache
3 25 (5.09%) WebSphere
4 23 (4.68%) Node.js
5 20 (4.07%) Apache Solr
6 19 (3.87%) Adobe CQ
7 18 (3.67%) Drupal
8 16 (3.26%) CMS
9 14 (2.85%) Umbraco
10 12 (2.44%) Sitefinity
10 12 (2.44%) IIS
10 12 (2.44%) SharePoint
11 11 (2.24%) Orchard CMS
11 11 (2.24%) NServiceBus
11 11 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (2.04%) Jetty
12 10 (2.04%) Magnolia
13 8 (1.63%) Confluence
13 8 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.05%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.81%) MS Office
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Magento
2 5 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.81%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (0.81%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (0.61%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (0.61%) Kondor+
5 2 (0.41%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.24%) SaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Force.com
4 1 (0.20%) Heroku
4 1 (0.20%) Route 53
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 66 (13.44%) HTTP
2 32 (6.52%) Internet
3 28 (5.70%) TCP/IP
4 26 (5.30%) SSL
5 18 (3.67%) Kerberos
5 18 (3.67%) LDAP
5 18 (3.67%) Firewall
6 16 (3.26%) DNS
7 15 (3.05%) LAN
7 15 (3.05%) WAN
7 15 (3.05%) SMTP
7 15 (3.05%) TACACS
8 13 (2.65%) OSPF
8 13 (2.65%) BGP
8 13 (2.65%) EIGRP
8 13 (2.65%) IGRP
9 5 (1.02%) Intranet
10 3 (0.61%) Network Security
11 2 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.41%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 68 (13.85%) MySQL
3 66 (13.44%) Big Data
4 55 (11.20%) Relational Database
5 54 (11.00%) NoSQL
6 39 (7.94%) Hadoop
7 35 (7.13%) MongoDB
8 20 (4.07%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (3.67%) Mahout
11 15 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (2.65%) RDBMS
13 11 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.24%) RavenDB
13 11 (2.24%) Neo4j
14 9 (1.83%) CouchDB
14 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 62 (12.63%) Selenium
2 60 (12.22%) Git (software)
3 54 (11.00%) Subversion
4 49 (9.98%) Maven
5 44 (8.96%) Ant
6 42 (8.55%) Jenkins
7 37 (7.54%) Eclipse
8 36 (7.33%) JIRA
9 33 (6.72%) Cucumber
9 33 (6.72%) SoapUI
10 26 (5.30%) WebDriver
10 26 (5.30%) JUnit
11 18 (3.67%) Visual Studio
11 18 (3.67%) Log4j
11 18 (3.67%) JConsole
12 17 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (3.05%) Xcode
14 13 (2.65%) Hudson
14 13 (2.65%) Behat
14 13 (2.65%) Gradle
General
1 86 (17.52%) Finance
2 38 (7.74%) Games
3 28 (5.70%) Banking
3 28 (5.70%) Marketing
4 24 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.24%) Retail
6 10 (2.04%) Advertising
7 7 (1.43%) Back Office
7 7 (1.43%) Legal
7 7 (1.43%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.22%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.81%) Billing
10 4 (0.81%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 280 (57.03%) Developer
2 86 (17.52%) Java Developer
3 76 (15.48%) Architect
4 47 (9.57%) Consultant
5 44 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 44 (8.96%) .NET Developer
6 35 (7.13%) Analyst
7 34 (6.92%) Web Developer
8 27 (5.50%) C# Developer
9 25 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (4.28%) Enterprise Architect
12 20 (4.07%) Software Developer
13 19 (3.87%) Software Engineer
14 17 (3.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (3.26%) Mobile Developer
15 16 (3.26%) Lead Developer
16 13 (2.65%) Network Engineer
16 13 (2.65%) Drupal Developer
16 13 (2.65%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (52.75%) Web Services
2 233 (47.45%) XML
3 192 (39.10%) REST
4 174 (35.44%) HTML
5 162 (32.99%) CSS
6 137 (27.90%) .NET
7 115 (23.42%) JSON
8 113 (23.01%) jQuery
9 106 (21.59%) Spring
10 83 (16.90%) RESTful
11 79 (16.09%) Ajax
12 65 (13.24%) ASP.NET
13 55 (11.20%) HTML5
14 52 (10.59%) WCF
15 46 (9.37%) Hibernate
16 45 (9.16%) XSLT
17 44 (8.96%) WSDL
18 43 (8.76%) J2EE
19 40 (8.15%) JMS
20 39 (7.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.78%) Mobile App
2 37 (7.54%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.72%) Open Source
4 25 (5.09%) iPhone
5 24 (4.89%) Online Games
5 24 (4.89%) Data Integration
5 24 (4.89%) iPad
6 18 (3.67%) Blackberry
7 14 (2.85%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.65%) Video on Demand
9 12 (2.44%) Web 2.0
10 9 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.63%) Replication
12 7 (1.43%) GIS
12 7 (1.43%) Graphic Design
13 6 (1.22%) Streaming Music
13 6 (1.22%) N-Tier
14 5 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.09%) Linux
2 51 (10.39%) UNIX
3 38 (7.74%) Windows
4 32 (6.52%) Android
5 26 (5.30%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.65%) Debian
7 12 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.02%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.20%) OS/400
11 1 (0.20%) zOS
11 1 (0.20%) AIX
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (27.90%) TDD
2 133 (27.09%) Scrum
3 96 (19.55%) MVC
3 96 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (17.92%) OO
5 79 (16.09%) E-Commerce
5 79 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (14.46%) SOA
7 65 (13.24%) Software Engineering
8 59 (12.02%) Unit Testing
9 52 (10.59%) Web Development
10 49 (9.98%) BDD
10 49 (9.98%) OOP
11 45 (9.16%) Multithreading
12 43 (8.76%) Mentoring
13 38 (7.74%) Web Application Development
14 37 (7.54%) Kanban
15 27 (5.50%) UML
15 27 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (5.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 287 (58.45%) Java
2 189 (38.49%) JavaScript
3 173 (35.23%) SQL
4 102 (20.77%) C#
5 40 (8.15%) T-SQL
6 36 (7.33%) PHP
7 34 (6.92%) XPath
8 31 (6.31%) Python
9 29 (5.91%) Scala
10 27 (5.50%) VB
11 19 (3.87%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.87%) Ruby
12 18 (3.67%) Objective-C
12 18 (3.67%) R
13 16 (3.26%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.85%) Perl
14 14 (2.85%) C
15 13 (2.65%) Apex Code
16 9 (1.83%) Erlang
16 9 (1.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 47 (9.57%) Degree
2 10 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.02%) BC Cleared
3 5 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) ISEB
5 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.94%) QA
2 5 (1.02%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.20%) COBIT
3 1 (0.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (4.28%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (2.65%) Varnish
3 6 (1.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (3.05%) CiscoWorks
1 15 (3.05%) HP NNM
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (18.74%) Oracle
2 65 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 29 (5.91%) Adobe
4 25 (5.09%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (4.28%) HP
6 17 (3.46%) JBoss
7 15 (3.05%) Cisco
7 15 (3.05%) Juniper
7 15 (3.05%) F5
8 14 (2.85%) IBM
9 13 (2.65%) Twitter
10 12 (2.44%) Sitecore
10 12 (2.44%) Symbian
11 11 (2.24%) EPiServer
12 10 (2.04%) Zend
12 10 (2.04%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.63%) CODA
14 7 (1.43%) TIBCO
15 6 (1.22%) Remedy
15 6 (1.22%) Telerik
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35,000 Base + Oncall + Bens + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits -)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits -)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 49,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago