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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 141 154 163
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2139 1861 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.00% 1.86% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 4.66% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1563 1663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
40488 39943 44663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 40.02% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34330 34908 39475
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +7 873 £52,500 - 99
South East +4 445 £40,000 -11.11% 57
North West +17 220 £39,000 +4.69% 48
Yorkshire +8 200 £35,000 - 22
South West +17 178 £37,500 +15.38% 15
East of England -24 106 £45,000 +12.50% 14
West Midlands -24 53 £36,250 -9.37% 7
East Midlands -36 36 £42,000 +20.00% 4
North East -16 26 £27,500 -37.50% 4
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2721 (57.60%) Web Services
2 2522 (53.39%) XML
3 2110 (44.67%) JavaScript
4 2081 (44.05%) HTML
4 2081 (44.05%) Java
5 2063 (43.67%) SQL
6 1991 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
7 1863 (39.44%) .NET
8 1737 (36.77%) CSS
9 1710 (36.20%) C#
10 1672 (35.39%) REST
11 1400 (29.64%) SQL Server
12 1281 (27.12%) jQuery
13 1262 (26.71%) MVC
14 1151 (24.36%) ASP.NET
15 1077 (22.80%) TDD
16 972 (20.58%) JSON
17 971 (20.55%) Microsoft
18 872 (18.46%) WCF
19 832 (17.61%) Oracle
20 807 (17.08%) OO
20 807 (17.08%) Scrum
21 789 (16.70%) Spring
22 747 (15.81%) MySQL
23 718 (15.20%) Linux
24 708 (14.99%) Ajax
25 683 (14.46%) Degree
26 680 (14.39%) HTML5
27 672 (14.23%) RESTful
28 664 (14.06%) .NET Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 380 (8.04%) Tomcat
2 309 (6.54%) Apache
3 265 (5.61%) IIS
4 240 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 238 (5.04%) WebSphere
6 234 (4.95%) CMS
7 104 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
8 95 (2.01%) Drupal
9 88 (1.86%) Node.js
10 84 (1.78%) Apache Solr
11 70 (1.48%) WebLogic
12 64 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
13 60 (1.27%) WordPress
13 60 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
14 52 (1.10%) GlassFish
15 44 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
15 44 (0.93%) Umbraco
16 39 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 37 (0.78%) Sitefinity
18 35 (0.74%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 395 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 80 (1.69%) MS Office
3 53 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 23 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 21 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.21%) MS Project
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.021%) Mingle
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 115 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (1.16%) Magento
3 17 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 17 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
6 11 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.17%) Optimost
7 8 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 8 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
8 7 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
8 7 (0.15%) HiPortfolio
8 7 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
8 7 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.13%) Pivotal CRM
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
11 4 (0.085%) Tridion
11 4 (0.085%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 186 (3.94%) SaaS
2 118 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (0.55%) PaaS
5 26 (0.55%) IaaS
6 12 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.19%) Force.com
7 9 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
8 7 (0.15%) Pure360
9 6 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.13%) Route 53
10 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.11%) Office 365
11 3 (0.064%) GitHub
11 3 (0.064%) Heroku
12 2 (0.042%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.042%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.021%) Taleo
13 1 (0.021%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 391 (8.28%) HTTP
2 338 (7.15%) Internet
3 179 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 79 (1.67%) DNS
4 79 (1.67%) SSL
5 73 (1.55%) LDAP
6 65 (1.38%) Intranet
7 46 (0.97%) Firewall
8 44 (0.93%) SMTP
9 37 (0.78%) LAN
10 33 (0.70%) CTI
11 29 (0.61%) WAN
11 29 (0.61%) TACACS
12 26 (0.55%) OSPF
12 26 (0.55%) BGP
12 26 (0.55%) EIGRP
12 26 (0.55%) IGRP
13 23 (0.49%) SMS
14 21 (0.44%) FTP
15 19 (0.40%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1400 (29.64%) SQL Server
2 747 (15.81%) MySQL
3 480 (10.16%) Relational Database
4 383 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 208 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 207 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 206 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 180 (3.81%) NoSQL
9 178 (3.77%) Big Data
10 175 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 168 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 143 (3.03%) MongoDB
13 128 (2.71%) Oracle Database
14 127 (2.69%) Hadoop
15 96 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
16 68 (1.44%) DB2
17 62 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
18 58 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
20 43 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 550 (11.64%) Subversion
2 447 (9.46%) Visual Studio
3 439 (9.29%) Selenium
4 437 (9.25%) Git (software)
5 366 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 366 (7.75%) Maven
6 347 (7.35%) Eclipse
7 296 (6.27%) Ant
8 275 (5.82%) JUnit
9 272 (5.76%) SoapUI
10 235 (4.97%) Cucumber
11 193 (4.09%) JIRA
12 177 (3.75%) Jenkins
13 138 (2.92%) SpecFlow
14 116 (2.46%) QuickTest Pro
15 114 (2.41%) NUnit
16 98 (2.07%) FitNesse
17 96 (2.03%) WebDriver
18 79 (1.67%) Hudson
19 76 (1.61%) Mockito
General
1 635 (13.44%) Finance
2 202 (4.28%) Retail
3 180 (3.81%) Games
4 173 (3.66%) Banking
4 173 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 168 (3.56%) Marketing
6 76 (1.61%) Back Office
7 66 (1.40%) Advertising
8 62 (1.31%) Publishing
9 61 (1.29%) Front Office
10 28 (0.59%) Legal
11 24 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.51%) Billing
12 20 (0.42%) Law
13 17 (0.36%) Automotive
14 15 (0.32%) Electronics
14 15 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3110 (65.83%) Developer
2 805 (17.04%) Java Developer
3 716 (15.16%) Senior Developer
4 688 (14.56%) .NET Developer
5 519 (10.99%) C# Developer
6 441 (9.34%) Analyst
7 422 (8.93%) Web Developer
8 395 (8.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 334 (7.07%) Architect
10 319 (6.75%) PHP Developer
11 314 (6.65%) Software Developer
12 255 (5.40%) Consultant
13 253 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
14 237 (5.02%) Software Engineer
15 214 (4.53%) Test Analyst
16 213 (4.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 194 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
18 190 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
19 167 (3.54%) Programmer
20 138 (2.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2721 (57.60%) Web Services
2 2522 (53.39%) XML
3 2081 (44.05%) HTML
4 1863 (39.44%) .NET
5 1737 (36.77%) CSS
6 1672 (35.39%) REST
7 1281 (27.12%) jQuery
8 1151 (24.36%) ASP.NET
9 972 (20.58%) JSON
10 872 (18.46%) WCF
11 789 (16.70%) Spring
12 708 (14.99%) Ajax
13 680 (14.39%) HTML5
14 672 (14.23%) RESTful
15 664 (14.06%) .NET Framework
16 570 (12.07%) J2EE
17 567 (12.00%) Hibernate
18 485 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 427 (9.04%) XSLT
20 370 (7.83%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 398 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 318 (6.73%) Open Source
3 265 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 257 (5.44%) Mobile App
5 137 (2.90%) User Experience
6 123 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 92 (1.95%) Data Integration
8 87 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 82 (1.74%) iPhone
9 82 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
10 75 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 66 (1.40%) N-Tier
12 61 (1.29%) Social Media
13 58 (1.23%) W3C
14 56 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 56 (1.19%) Digital Media
15 55 (1.16%) Management Information System
16 51 (1.08%) RIA
17 47 (0.99%) DataPower
18 46 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 718 (15.20%) Linux
2 551 (11.66%) Windows
3 417 (8.83%) UNIX
4 355 (7.51%) Android
5 317 (6.71%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (1.19%) Solaris
7 51 (1.08%) CentOS
8 45 (0.95%) Windows Phone
9 39 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 21 (0.44%) Debian
13 20 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 18 (0.38%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (0.34%) AIX
17 15 (0.32%) Windows 8
18 14 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
19 11 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1991 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1262 (26.71%) MVC
3 1077 (22.80%) TDD
4 807 (17.08%) Scrum
4 807 (17.08%) OO
5 649 (13.74%) E-Commerce
6 623 (13.19%) Software Engineering
7 612 (12.96%) SOA
8 484 (10.25%) Unit Testing
9 441 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
10 419 (8.87%) BDD
11 383 (8.11%) OOP
12 376 (7.96%) Web Development
13 329 (6.96%) Mentoring
14 293 (6.20%) CRM
15 267 (5.65%) Multithreading
16 236 (5.00%) UML
17 214 (4.53%) OOD
18 205 (4.34%) Automated Testing
19 187 (3.96%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2110 (44.67%) JavaScript
2 2081 (44.05%) Java
3 2063 (43.67%) SQL
4 1710 (36.20%) C#
5 609 (12.89%) PHP
6 571 (12.09%) T-SQL
7 274 (5.80%) VB.NET
8 267 (5.65%) C++
9 255 (5.40%) Python
10 221 (4.68%) Ruby
11 205 (4.34%) VB
12 168 (3.56%) PHP5
13 162 (3.43%) C
14 143 (3.03%) PL/SQL
15 138 (2.92%) Perl
16 116 (2.46%) Objective-C
17 89 (1.88%) XPath
18 88 (1.86%) Groovy
19 79 (1.67%) Scala
20 71 (1.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 683 (14.46%) Degree
2 152 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 136 (2.88%) ISEB
4 103 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 42 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 38 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
8 25 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 20 (0.42%) HND
10 19 (0.40%) MCITP
11 7 (0.15%) MCP
12 6 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.13%) MBA
12 6 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.11%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.11%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.11%) CCA
13 5 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 395 (8.36%) QA
2 36 (0.76%) WAI
3 21 (0.44%) HL7
3 21 (0.44%) WCAG
4 18 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.34%) SLA
6 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.064%) DICOM
9 2 (0.042%) COBIT
9 2 (0.042%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (0.99%) HDFS
2 31 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.36%) NFS
5 14 (0.30%) Varnish
6 12 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 11 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.042%) vSphere
10 2 (0.042%) Docker
11 1 (0.021%) vCloud
11 1 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.021%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.021%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 101 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (0.61%) CiscoWorks
2 29 (0.61%) HP NNM
3 25 (0.53%) Puppet
4 21 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.28%) Opsview
6 10 (0.21%) OpenSSO
6 10 (0.21%) Nagios
7 8 (0.17%) Oozie
8 5 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 4 (0.085%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 4 (0.085%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.085%) Ambari
9 4 (0.085%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.064%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.064%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.064%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.064%) MOM
11 2 (0.042%) TIBCO Hawk
12 1 (0.021%) AppManager
Vendors
1 971 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 832 (17.61%) Oracle
3 250 (5.29%) JBoss
4 176 (3.73%) Zend
5 153 (3.24%) Adobe
6 140 (2.96%) HP
7 118 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 114 (2.41%) Google
9 86 (1.82%) IBM
10 66 (1.40%) TIBCO
11 62 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 61 (1.29%) SAP
12 61 (1.29%) Sitecore
13 59 (1.25%) Twitter
14 54 (1.14%) Facebook
15 50 (1.06%) Telerik
16 37 (0.78%) CheckPoint
17 33 (0.70%) Cisco
17 33 (0.70%) EPiServer
18 32 (0.68%) F5
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
QUANTICA
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum share options
Posted: 17 hours ago