The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 123 158 151
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2450 1794 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.28% 1.76% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 4.41% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 1497 1736
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42291 40718 46373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.28% 39.98% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36283 35618 41320
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +48 1120 £55,000 +4.76% 108
South East +25 494 £44,000 +3.52% 55
Yorkshire +19 201 £35,000 - 27
North West +29 180 £37,500 +7.14% 31
South West +18 164 £39,000 +20.00% 33
East of England -22 145 £45,000 +20.00% 26
West Midlands +17 71 £36,645 +4.70% 2
East Midlands +27 70 £40,000 +25.00% 10
North East -18 7 £24,000 -42.16% 10
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2859 (59.39%) Web Services
2 2429 (50.46%) XML
3 2154 (44.74%) Java
4 2079 (43.19%) HTML
5 2077 (43.14%) JavaScript
6 2066 (42.92%) SQL
7 1836 (38.14%) .NET
8 1749 (36.33%) REST
9 1684 (34.98%) C#
10 1669 (34.67%) CSS
11 1416 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 1218 (25.30%) jQuery
13 1166 (24.22%) MVC
14 1120 (23.27%) TDD
15 1052 (21.85%) ASP.NET
16 1006 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
17 979 (20.34%) Microsoft
18 916 (19.03%) JSON
19 813 (16.89%) Scrum
20 810 (16.83%) Ajax
21 803 (16.68%) Oracle
22 801 (16.64%) Spring
23 799 (16.60%) WCF
24 758 (15.75%) MySQL
25 750 (15.58%) OO
26 702 (14.58%) HTML5
27 692 (14.37%) Linux
28 688 (14.29%) Finance
29 648 (13.46%) Degree
30 639 (13.27%) .NET Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 407 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 305 (6.34%) Apache
3 285 (5.92%) SharePoint
4 258 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 246 (5.11%) IIS
6 221 (4.59%) CMS
7 114 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
8 98 (2.04%) Drupal
9 88 (1.83%) Node.js
10 87 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 86 (1.79%) WordPress
12 68 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
13 60 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
14 59 (1.23%) WebLogic
15 58 (1.20%) GlassFish
16 44 (0.91%) Umbraco
17 37 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
17 37 (0.77%) Jetty
18 36 (0.75%) Confluence
18 36 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 383 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 94 (1.95%) MS Office
3 61 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 31 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.35%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.15%) MS Project
8 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 117 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (1.37%) Magento
3 19 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
5 15 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 12 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.17%) Optimost
8 7 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 7 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
8 7 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
9 6 (0.12%) Pivotal CRM
10 5 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.10%) CODA-Financials
10 5 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
11 4 (0.083%) Tridion
12 3 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.062%) SAP Business One
13 2 (0.042%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 211 (4.38%) SaaS
2 126 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 40 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (0.62%) PaaS
6 15 (0.31%) IaaS
7 11 (0.23%) Force.com
7 11 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.12%) Route 53
9 6 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.10%) Office 365
10 5 (0.10%) GitHub
10 5 (0.10%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.083%) Taleo
11 4 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.042%) Pure360
12 2 (0.042%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.042%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.042%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 358 (7.44%) HTTP
2 353 (7.33%) Internet
3 180 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 112 (2.33%) DNS
5 111 (2.31%) LDAP
6 110 (2.29%) SSL
7 81 (1.68%) Firewall
8 70 (1.45%) SMTP
9 67 (1.39%) LAN
10 60 (1.25%) WAN
10 60 (1.25%) TACACS
11 59 (1.23%) Intranet
12 56 (1.16%) EIGRP
12 56 (1.16%) IGRP
12 56 (1.16%) OSPF
12 56 (1.16%) BGP
13 31 (0.64%) FTP
14 27 (0.56%) CTI
15 25 (0.52%) SMS
16 20 (0.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1416 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 758 (15.75%) MySQL
3 449 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 389 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 229 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 198 (4.11%) NoSQL
7 197 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 177 (3.68%) RDBMS
9 170 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 168 (3.49%) Big Data
11 158 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 135 (2.80%) MongoDB
13 120 (2.49%) Hadoop
14 113 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
15 106 (2.20%) Oracle Database
16 82 (1.70%) DB2
17 59 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
17 59 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
18 46 (0.96%) SQLite
19 38 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 538 (11.18%) Subversion
2 491 (10.20%) Selenium
3 439 (9.12%) Visual Studio
4 416 (8.64%) Git (software)
5 404 (8.39%) Maven
6 359 (7.46%) Eclipse
7 332 (6.90%) Ant
8 301 (6.25%) SoapUI
9 298 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 276 (5.73%) JUnit
11 238 (4.94%) Cucumber
12 208 (4.32%) Jenkins
13 204 (4.24%) JIRA
14 135 (2.80%) SpecFlow
15 119 (2.47%) FitNesse
16 113 (2.35%) NUnit
17 107 (2.22%) WebDriver
18 101 (2.10%) Hudson
19 89 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
20 76 (1.58%) Mockito
General
1 688 (14.29%) Finance
2 207 (4.30%) Games
3 183 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 182 (3.78%) Banking
5 177 (3.68%) Marketing
6 159 (3.30%) Retail
7 91 (1.89%) Back Office
8 75 (1.56%) Publishing
9 71 (1.47%) Advertising
10 60 (1.25%) Front Office
11 30 (0.62%) Legal
12 28 (0.58%) Billing
13 19 (0.39%) Automotive
13 19 (0.39%) Law
13 19 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.33%) Online Betting
15 12 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.23%) Music Industry
17 9 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3162 (65.68%) Developer
2 838 (17.41%) Java Developer
3 766 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 684 (14.21%) .NET Developer
5 521 (10.82%) C# Developer
6 419 (8.70%) Analyst
7 398 (8.27%) Web Developer
8 397 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 359 (7.46%) Architect
10 318 (6.61%) Software Developer
11 280 (5.82%) PHP Developer
12 271 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
13 252 (5.23%) Consultant
14 229 (4.76%) Software Engineer
15 206 (4.28%) Senior .NET Developer
16 194 (4.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 191 (3.97%) Test Analyst
18 183 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
19 179 (3.72%) Programmer
20 154 (3.20%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2859 (59.39%) Web Services
2 2429 (50.46%) XML
3 2079 (43.19%) HTML
4 1836 (38.14%) .NET
5 1749 (36.33%) REST
6 1669 (34.67%) CSS
7 1218 (25.30%) jQuery
8 1052 (21.85%) ASP.NET
9 916 (19.03%) JSON
10 810 (16.83%) Ajax
11 801 (16.64%) Spring
12 799 (16.60%) WCF
13 702 (14.58%) HTML5
14 639 (13.27%) .NET Framework
15 630 (13.09%) RESTful
16 588 (12.21%) Hibernate
17 585 (12.15%) J2EE
18 477 (9.91%) XSLT
19 434 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
20 374 (7.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 354 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 341 (7.08%) Open Source
3 302 (6.27%) Mobile App
4 125 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 93 (1.93%) Blackberry
6 86 (1.79%) iPhone
7 85 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 80 (1.66%) Social Media
9 75 (1.56%) Client/Server
10 74 (1.54%) Digital Media
11 69 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
12 66 (1.37%) DataPower
13 61 (1.27%) Data Integration
13 61 (1.27%) Management Information System
14 58 (1.20%) W3C
15 53 (1.10%) iPad
16 51 (1.06%) N-Tier
17 49 (1.02%) GIS
17 49 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 48 (1.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 692 (14.37%) Linux
2 601 (12.48%) Windows
3 414 (8.60%) UNIX
4 382 (7.94%) Android
5 325 (6.75%) Apple iOS
6 59 (1.23%) Solaris
7 58 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (0.98%) Windows Phone
9 37 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
10 35 (0.73%) CentOS
11 30 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 30 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 27 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (0.46%) Debian
15 16 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.31%) AIX
17 12 (0.25%) Mac OS
18 11 (0.23%) Windows 8
19 10 (0.21%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1166 (24.22%) MVC
2 1120 (23.27%) TDD
3 1006 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 813 (16.89%) Scrum
5 750 (15.58%) OO
6 621 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 595 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 552 (11.47%) SOA
9 527 (10.95%) Unit Testing
10 443 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
11 441 (9.16%) BDD
12 426 (8.85%) Web Development
13 391 (8.12%) OOP
14 313 (6.50%) CRM
15 290 (6.02%) UML
16 289 (6.00%) Multithreading
17 223 (4.63%) Automated Testing
18 197 (4.09%) OOD
19 195 (4.05%) Project Management
20 188 (3.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2154 (44.74%) Java
2 2077 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 2066 (42.92%) SQL
4 1684 (34.98%) C#
5 620 (12.88%) PHP
6 551 (11.45%) T-SQL
7 273 (5.67%) Python
8 247 (5.13%) C++
9 244 (5.07%) VB.NET
10 211 (4.38%) Ruby
11 164 (3.41%) VB
12 152 (3.16%) C
13 143 (2.97%) PHP5
14 141 (2.93%) PL/SQL
15 123 (2.56%) Perl
16 114 (2.37%) Groovy
17 108 (2.24%) Objective-C
18 77 (1.60%) Bash Shell
19 72 (1.50%) XPath
19 72 (1.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 648 (13.46%) Degree
2 157 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 114 (2.37%) ISEB
4 95 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 65 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 40 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
7 23 (0.48%) MCP
8 20 (0.42%) MCITP
8 20 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (0.33%) HND
10 14 (0.29%) MBA
11 12 (0.25%) MCPD
11 12 (0.25%) MCTS
12 9 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 7 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.15%) MCSD
14 6 (0.12%) OCPJP
15 5 (0.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 406 (8.43%) QA
2 26 (0.54%) WAI
3 20 (0.42%) HL7
3 20 (0.42%) SLA
4 15 (0.31%) WCAG
5 12 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.083%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.062%) DICOM
10 2 (0.042%) COBIT
11 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (0.87%) HDFS
2 22 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.35%) NFS
4 16 (0.33%) Varnish
5 14 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.12%) vSphere
8 5 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.062%) Docker
9 3 (0.062%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.042%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.021%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.021%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 88 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 60 (1.25%) CiscoWorks
2 60 (1.25%) HP NNM
3 33 (0.69%) Puppet
4 25 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (0.35%) OpenSSO
6 15 (0.31%) Nagios
7 12 (0.25%) Opsview
8 9 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
9 8 (0.17%) Oozie
10 6 (0.12%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.10%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.10%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.10%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 5 (0.10%) Netcool
11 5 (0.10%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 5 (0.10%) AppManager
11 5 (0.10%) Control-M
11 5 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 979 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 803 (16.68%) Oracle
3 265 (5.50%) JBoss
4 174 (3.61%) HP
5 171 (3.55%) Zend
6 131 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
7 120 (2.49%) Adobe
8 113 (2.35%) IBM
9 108 (2.24%) Google
10 70 (1.45%) Cisco
10 70 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 63 (1.31%) Juniper
11 63 (1.31%) F5
12 53 (1.10%) TIBCO
12 53 (1.10%) Sitecore
13 51 (1.06%) SAP
14 46 (0.96%) Twitter
15 45 (0.93%) CheckPoint
16 41 (0.85%) Facebook
17 35 (0.73%) VMware
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