The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 67 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.34% 0.40% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.16% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -26.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 173 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 38.79% 34.46% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 211 146 200
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SOAP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Coventry

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (40.00%) XHTML
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) Kanban
4 4 (40.00%) Groovy
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) InfoPath
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Grails

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) XHTML
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) Grails
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Servlets
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) Swing
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) AWT
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) webMethods