The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 154 132 165
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2024 2547 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.96% 2.31% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 5.86% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 2173 1498
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.58%
SOAP
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39212 43484 41190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.99% 39.40% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33880 37477 36127
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOAP
Salary Trend in England

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

SOAP Salary Trend in England

SOAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in England

SOAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -41 866 £55,000 - 109
South East -44 343 £50,000 +11.11% 56
North West +28 208 £40,000 +14.28% 35
South West +20 196 £37,500 -3.84% 47
East of England -22 123 £45,000 - 35
Yorkshire -67 105 £35,000 - 24
East Midlands +17 104 £45,000 +12.50% 10
West Midlands -13 69 £40,000 +6.66% 7
North East -2 9 £38,000 +58.33% 7
Midlands - 4 £70,000 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2312 (59.21%) Web Services
2 1977 (50.63%) REST
3 1934 (49.53%) XML
4 1856 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1834 (46.97%) Java
6 1695 (43.41%) JavaScript
7 1607 (41.15%) SQL
8 1562 (40.00%) HTML
9 1291 (33.06%) .NET
10 1289 (33.01%) CSS
11 1230 (31.50%) C#
12 1087 (27.84%) SQL Server
13 1015 (25.99%) MVC
14 982 (25.15%) TDD
15 907 (23.23%) jQuery
16 842 (21.56%) Spring
17 829 (21.23%) Oracle
18 799 (20.46%) Finance
19 796 (20.38%) OO
20 741 (18.98%) JSON
21 730 (18.69%) Linux
22 666 (17.06%) ASP.NET
23 663 (16.98%) Microsoft
24 642 (16.44%) Scrum
25 632 (16.18%) Degree
26 621 (15.90%) WCF
27 609 (15.60%) J2EE
28 603 (15.44%) SOA
29 584 (14.96%) Software Engineering
30 575 (14.72%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 333 (8.53%) Tomcat
2 247 (6.33%) Apache
3 242 (6.20%) JBoss
4 237 (6.07%) WebSphere
5 178 (4.56%) IIS
6 173 (4.43%) WebLogic
7 162 (4.15%) CMS
8 109 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
9 94 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
10 90 (2.30%) Node.js
11 88 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
12 81 (2.07%) Apache Solr
13 69 (1.77%) SharePoint
14 60 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 57 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
16 56 (1.43%) Drupal
16 56 (1.43%) Confluence
17 51 (1.31%) Mule
18 44 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
19 29 (0.74%) GlassFish
Applications
1 308 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 49 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 34 (0.87%) MS Office
4 24 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.36%) MS Project
7 8 (0.20%) FastStats
8 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.051%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 77 (1.97%) Oracle BPM
2 60 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.92%) Magento
4 23 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 15 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.20%) Unica
7 8 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.13%) SAP SRM
9 5 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.10%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.10%) Scribe Insight
11 3 (0.077%) Sage CRM
11 3 (0.077%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.077%) Sophis RISQUE
11 3 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (0.051%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 180 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (3.43%) SaaS
3 131 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (0.97%) GitHub
6 34 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.59%) IaaS
8 22 (0.56%) PaaS
9 20 (0.51%) Force.com
10 17 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
12 14 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
13 8 (0.20%) Office 365
14 6 (0.15%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.13%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.10%) Boomi
17 3 (0.077%) iPaaS
17 3 (0.077%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 3 (0.077%) Trello
18 2 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 287 (7.35%) HTTP
2 184 (4.71%) Internet
3 166 (4.25%) TCP/IP
4 71 (1.82%) SSL
5 52 (1.33%) DNS
6 45 (1.15%) Firewall
7 43 (1.10%) CTI
8 42 (1.08%) FTP
8 42 (1.08%) LDAP
9 34 (0.87%) SSH
9 34 (0.87%) Network Security
10 28 (0.72%) SMTP
11 20 (0.51%) HTTPS
12 19 (0.49%) WAN
12 19 (0.49%) LAN
13 15 (0.38%) Ethernet
13 15 (0.38%) VPN
14 14 (0.36%) Intranet
15 12 (0.31%) Extranet
15 12 (0.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1087 (27.84%) SQL Server
2 552 (14.14%) MySQL
3 385 (9.86%) Relational Database
4 296 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 221 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 205 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 198 (5.07%) Oracle Database
8 190 (4.87%) RDBMS
9 154 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 140 (3.59%) Big Data
11 138 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 130 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
13 105 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
14 96 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 94 (2.41%) Hadoop
16 75 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 69 (1.77%) DB2
18 59 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
19 39 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
20 38 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 552 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 452 (11.57%) Subversion
3 388 (9.94%) Maven
4 351 (8.99%) JUnit
5 313 (8.02%) Selenium
6 299 (7.66%) Eclipse
7 298 (7.63%) Visual Studio
8 287 (7.35%) SoapUI
9 263 (6.73%) Jenkins
10 213 (5.45%) JIRA
11 203 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 189 (4.84%) Ant
13 109 (2.79%) NUnit
14 92 (2.36%) WebDriver
15 86 (2.20%) Mockito
16 79 (2.02%) HP UFT
17 68 (1.74%) JMeter
18 66 (1.69%) Cucumber
19 64 (1.64%) Hudson
20 63 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 799 (20.46%) Finance
2 281 (7.20%) Banking
3 246 (6.30%) Retail
4 224 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 178 (4.56%) Marketing
6 73 (1.87%) Games
7 70 (1.79%) Front Office
8 65 (1.66%) Back Office
9 52 (1.33%) Online Betting
10 51 (1.31%) Advertising
11 39 (1.00%) Electronics
12 38 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 37 (0.95%) Investment Banking
14 34 (0.87%) Law
15 30 (0.77%) Legal
16 27 (0.69%) Local Government
17 26 (0.67%) Publishing
18 15 (0.38%) Financial Institution
19 13 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
20 9 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2559 (65.53%) Developer
2 861 (22.05%) Java Developer
3 637 (16.31%) Senior Developer
4 350 (8.96%) Architect
5 338 (8.66%) C# Developer
6 335 (8.58%) .NET Developer
7 315 (8.07%) Software Developer
8 273 (6.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 252 (6.45%) PHP Developer
10 245 (6.27%) Software Engineer
11 227 (5.81%) Analyst
12 196 (5.02%) Web Developer
13 192 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
14 145 (3.71%) Consultant
15 140 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
16 125 (3.20%) Lead Developer
17 124 (3.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 110 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
19 107 (2.74%) Test Analyst
20 103 (2.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2312 (59.21%) Web Services
2 1977 (50.63%) REST
3 1934 (49.53%) XML
4 1562 (40.00%) HTML
5 1291 (33.06%) .NET
6 1289 (33.01%) CSS
7 907 (23.23%) jQuery
8 842 (21.56%) Spring
9 741 (18.98%) JSON
10 666 (17.06%) ASP.NET
11 621 (15.90%) WCF
12 609 (15.60%) J2EE
13 545 (13.96%) Ajax
14 544 (13.93%) Hibernate
15 534 (13.67%) RESTful
16 459 (11.75%) HTML5
17 410 (10.50%) .NET Framework
18 352 (9.01%) XSLT
19 316 (8.09%) WSDL
20 314 (8.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 344 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 320 (8.19%) Computer Science
3 167 (4.28%) User Experience
4 166 (4.25%) Mobile App
5 139 (3.56%) Client/Server
6 137 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 94 (2.41%) N-Tier
8 72 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 65 (1.66%) Social Media
10 58 (1.49%) Grid Computing
11 56 (1.43%) Data Integration
12 53 (1.36%) Data Structures
13 45 (1.15%) Mathematics
14 39 (1.00%) Derivative
15 32 (0.82%) Blog
15 32 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
16 30 (0.77%) Clustering
17 28 (0.72%) DataPower
18 26 (0.67%) iPhone
19 24 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 730 (18.69%) Linux
2 562 (14.39%) Windows
3 360 (9.22%) UNIX
4 240 (6.15%) Android
5 204 (5.22%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.18%) Solaris
7 43 (1.10%) Windows Phone
8 41 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
11 24 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
13 15 (0.38%) CentOS
13 15 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (0.36%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
15 13 (0.33%) HPUX
16 11 (0.28%) AIX
17 8 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1856 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1015 (25.99%) MVC
3 982 (25.15%) TDD
4 796 (20.38%) OO
5 642 (16.44%) Scrum
6 603 (15.44%) SOA
7 584 (14.96%) Software Engineering
8 575 (14.72%) E-Commerce
9 478 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
10 376 (9.63%) SDLC
11 349 (8.94%) Unit Testing
12 333 (8.53%) OOP
13 330 (8.45%) BDD
14 278 (7.12%) Mentoring
15 251 (6.43%) Multithreading
16 242 (6.20%) Open Source
17 239 (6.12%) CRM
18 226 (5.79%) UML
19 191 (4.89%) Automated Testing
20 190 (4.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1834 (46.97%) Java
2 1695 (43.41%) JavaScript
3 1607 (41.15%) SQL
4 1230 (31.50%) C#
5 526 (13.47%) PHP
6 285 (7.30%) T-SQL
7 264 (6.76%) C++
8 244 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 227 (5.81%) Python
10 127 (3.25%) VB.NET
11 118 (3.02%) C
12 110 (2.82%) Ruby
13 108 (2.77%) Perl
14 95 (2.43%) VB
15 85 (2.18%) Scala
16 84 (2.15%) Bash Shell
17 75 (1.92%) XPath
18 68 (1.74%) Objective-C
18 68 (1.74%) Shell Script
19 64 (1.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 632 (16.18%) Degree
2 61 (1.56%) ISEB
3 60 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.25%) Sun Certification
5 47 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 43 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.38%) CISSP
10 13 (0.33%) Brainbench
11 12 (0.31%) OCPJP
12 8 (0.20%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.10%) MCITP
14 4 (0.10%) OCMJD
14 4 (0.10%) PMP
14 4 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.10%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (8.58%) QA
2 22 (0.56%) SLA
3 12 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.20%) HL7
5 7 (0.18%) ISO 8583
5 7 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.13%) RosettaNet
7 3 (0.077%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.077%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.026%) Basel II
9 1 (0.026%) WAI
System Software
1 48 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.33%) Varnish
5 11 (0.28%) NFS
6 9 (0.23%) RACF
7 8 (0.20%) Docker
8 6 (0.15%) iptables
9 4 (0.10%) XenApp
10 3 (0.077%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.077%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.051%) Xen
11 2 (0.051%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.026%) NDS
12 1 (0.026%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.026%) KVM
12 1 (0.026%) HDFS
12 1 (0.026%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (1.49%) Puppet
2 56 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.67%) Ansible
4 14 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.36%) SCOM
5 13 (0.33%) Capistrano
6 11 (0.28%) Nagios
6 11 (0.28%) Opsview
7 10 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 9 (0.23%) CA Endevor
8 9 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
8 9 (0.23%) yum
8 9 (0.23%) OpenNMS
8 9 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
9 8 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.18%) HP NNM
10 7 (0.18%) CiscoWorks
11 5 (0.13%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.10%) logstash
12 4 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 829 (21.23%) Oracle
2 663 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 157 (4.02%) IBM
4 141 (3.61%) Zend
5 126 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 73 (1.87%) SAP
7 67 (1.72%) VMware
8 64 (1.64%) Adobe
8 64 (1.64%) Google
9 63 (1.61%) hybris
10 56 (1.43%) Sybase
11 52 (1.33%) Sitecore
12 48 (1.23%) Sun
13 43 (1.10%) TIBCO
14 40 (1.02%) Apple
15 36 (0.92%) Siebel
16 34 (0.87%) Red Hat
17 32 (0.82%) Twitter
18 30 (0.77%) Atlassian
19 27 (0.69%) Cisco
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