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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 149 137 161
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2118 2306 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.05% 2.13% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 5.53% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 1927 1533
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
38767 41737 40454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.53% 38.50% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33477 35393 35199
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -22 851 £60,000 +9.09% 83
South East -34 390 £45,000 +8.43% 39
South West +12 219 £41,500 +10.66% 43
North West -22 165 £40,000 +6.66% 47
East of England +37 148 £45,000 - 21
Yorkshire -42 128 £40,000 +14.28% 24
East Midlands +36 91 £39,000 -2.50% 18
West Midlands +10 81 £42,500 +21.42% 10
North East +3 27 £37,500 +36.36% 12
Midlands - 11 £70,000 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2456 (61.11%) Web Services
2 2163 (53.82%) REST
3 2053 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1971 (49.04%) XML
5 1896 (47.18%) Java
6 1688 (42.00%) SQL
7 1667 (41.48%) JavaScript
8 1546 (38.47%) HTML
9 1308 (32.55%) .NET
10 1277 (31.77%) CSS
11 1252 (31.15%) C#
12 1071 (26.65%) SQL Server
13 1026 (25.53%) MVC
14 947 (23.56%) TDD
15 852 (21.20%) jQuery
16 850 (21.15%) Finance
17 844 (21.00%) Spring
18 831 (20.68%) Oracle
19 801 (19.93%) OO
20 770 (19.16%) Scrum
21 736 (18.31%) JSON
22 730 (18.16%) Linux
23 663 (16.50%) ASP.NET
24 650 (16.17%) Microsoft
25 621 (15.45%) SOA
25 621 (15.45%) Software Engineering
25 621 (15.45%) Degree
26 602 (14.98%) WCF
27 564 (14.03%) E-Commerce
28 554 (13.78%) MySQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 316 (7.86%) Tomcat
2 232 (5.77%) JBoss
3 221 (5.50%) Apache
4 217 (5.40%) WebSphere
5 196 (4.88%) CMS
6 184 (4.58%) WebLogic
6 184 (4.58%) IIS
7 112 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
8 108 (2.69%) SharePoint
9 100 (2.49%) Node.js
10 86 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
11 77 (1.92%) Apache Solr
12 76 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
13 71 (1.77%) Drupal
14 69 (1.72%) Mule
15 67 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 52 (1.29%) Confluence
17 47 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
18 45 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
19 40 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 310 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 45 (1.12%) MS Office
4 39 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.47%) MS Project
6 18 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.20%) FastStats
8 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.100%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 64 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
3 35 (0.87%) Magento
4 29 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
6 10 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (0.20%) Unica
7 8 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.15%) Fredhopper
8 6 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.100%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.100%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.100%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.075%) CSG Singleview
10 3 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.075%) Sage CRM
11 2 (0.050%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.050%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 182 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (4.18%) SaaS
3 122 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (0.60%) PaaS
6 21 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.47%) GitHub
8 17 (0.42%) Force.com
9 10 (0.25%) Office 365
10 9 (0.22%) IaaS
10 9 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.20%) Basecamp
12 6 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.100%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.100%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.075%) Taleo
14 3 (0.075%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.075%) iPaaS
14 3 (0.075%) Trello
14 3 (0.075%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 241 (6.00%) HTTP
2 194 (4.83%) Internet
3 154 (3.83%) TCP/IP
4 64 (1.59%) SMTP
5 58 (1.44%) FTP
6 56 (1.39%) SSL
7 53 (1.32%) Firewall
8 49 (1.22%) CTI
9 39 (0.97%) DNS
10 32 (0.80%) Network Security
11 29 (0.72%) LDAP
12 25 (0.62%) SSH
13 23 (0.57%) LAN
13 23 (0.57%) WAN
14 19 (0.47%) SNMP
14 19 (0.47%) HTTPS
15 15 (0.37%) Intranet
16 13 (0.32%) SMPP
17 12 (0.30%) VoIP
18 11 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1071 (26.65%) SQL Server
2 554 (13.78%) MySQL
3 389 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 326 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 259 (6.44%) MongoDB
6 209 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 205 (5.10%) Oracle Database
8 170 (4.23%) Big Data
8 170 (4.23%) RDBMS
9 143 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 133 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 125 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 119 (2.96%) Hadoop
13 116 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 100 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
15 70 (1.74%) DB2
16 68 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
17 65 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
18 36 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
18 36 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 548 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 455 (11.32%) Subversion
3 374 (9.31%) Selenium
4 362 (9.01%) Maven
5 332 (8.26%) JUnit
6 321 (7.99%) Visual Studio
7 286 (7.12%) SoapUI
8 281 (6.99%) Jenkins
9 251 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 242 (6.02%) JIRA
11 232 (5.77%) Eclipse
12 177 (4.40%) Ant
13 149 (3.71%) NUnit
14 108 (2.69%) WebDriver
15 95 (2.36%) HP UFT
16 91 (2.26%) Cucumber
17 77 (1.92%) JMeter
18 76 (1.89%) Mockito
19 66 (1.64%) Hudson
20 63 (1.57%) TeamCity
General
1 850 (21.15%) Finance
2 296 (7.37%) Banking
3 283 (7.04%) Retail
4 241 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 230 (5.72%) Marketing
6 84 (2.09%) Back Office
7 76 (1.89%) Advertising
8 73 (1.82%) Front Office
9 72 (1.79%) Games
10 60 (1.49%) Online Betting
11 47 (1.17%) Legal
11 47 (1.17%) Electronics
12 43 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 41 (1.02%) Law
14 32 (0.80%) Local Government
15 28 (0.70%) Investment Banking
16 23 (0.57%) Publishing
17 13 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 11 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2601 (64.72%) Developer
2 890 (22.14%) Java Developer
3 711 (17.69%) Senior Developer
4 364 (9.06%) .NET Developer
5 352 (8.76%) C# Developer
6 318 (7.91%) Software Developer
7 317 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 313 (7.79%) Architect
9 267 (6.64%) Analyst
10 239 (5.95%) PHP Developer
11 238 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 230 (5.72%) Software Engineer
13 200 (4.98%) Web Developer
14 132 (3.28%) Consultant
15 131 (3.26%) Lead Developer
16 126 (3.14%) Test Analyst
17 111 (2.76%) ASP.NET Developer
18 110 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
19 105 (2.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 99 (2.46%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2456 (61.11%) Web Services
2 2163 (53.82%) REST
3 1971 (49.04%) XML
4 1546 (38.47%) HTML
5 1308 (32.55%) .NET
6 1277 (31.77%) CSS
7 852 (21.20%) jQuery
8 844 (21.00%) Spring
9 736 (18.31%) JSON
10 663 (16.50%) ASP.NET
11 602 (14.98%) WCF
12 554 (13.78%) J2EE
13 519 (12.91%) Hibernate
14 483 (12.02%) RESTful
15 472 (11.74%) Ajax
16 446 (11.10%) HTML5
17 433 (10.77%) .NET Framework
18 371 (9.23%) XSLT
19 301 (7.49%) JMS
20 300 (7.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 343 (8.53%) Computer Science
1 343 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (4.83%) Mobile App
3 179 (4.45%) User Experience
4 163 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 148 (3.68%) Client/Server
6 91 (2.26%) N-Tier
7 85 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 67 (1.67%) Data Integration
9 61 (1.52%) Grid Computing
10 60 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 60 (1.49%) Data Structures
11 52 (1.29%) Social Media
11 52 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
12 46 (1.14%) Derivative
13 36 (0.90%) DataPower
14 33 (0.82%) Blog
15 32 (0.80%) IVR
16 29 (0.72%) DTV
17 27 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 730 (18.16%) Linux
2 539 (13.41%) Windows
3 360 (8.96%) UNIX
4 245 (6.10%) Android
5 221 (5.50%) Apple iOS
6 47 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (1.02%) Solaris
8 40 (1.00%) Windows Phone
9 39 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
13 19 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
14 16 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
15 13 (0.32%) CentOS
15 13 (0.32%) HPUX
16 12 (0.30%) Debian
17 9 (0.22%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.20%) SUSE
18 8 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2053 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1026 (25.53%) MVC
3 947 (23.56%) TDD
4 801 (19.93%) OO
5 770 (19.16%) Scrum
6 621 (15.45%) SOA
6 621 (15.45%) Software Engineering
7 564 (14.03%) E-Commerce
8 497 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
9 405 (10.08%) SDLC
10 379 (9.43%) OOP
11 363 (9.03%) Unit Testing
12 359 (8.93%) BDD
13 323 (8.04%) Mentoring
14 289 (7.19%) UML
15 273 (6.79%) Open Source
16 248 (6.17%) CRM
17 242 (6.02%) Multithreading
18 205 (5.10%) Web Development
19 204 (5.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1896 (47.18%) Java
2 1688 (42.00%) SQL
3 1667 (41.48%) JavaScript
4 1252 (31.15%) C#
5 528 (13.14%) PHP
6 303 (7.54%) T-SQL
7 256 (6.37%) Python
8 255 (6.34%) PL/SQL
9 251 (6.25%) C++
10 144 (3.58%) Ruby
11 132 (3.28%) VB.NET
12 123 (3.06%) C
13 112 (2.79%) Perl
14 103 (2.56%) Bash Shell
15 101 (2.51%) XPath
16 95 (2.36%) VB
17 87 (2.16%) Objective-C
18 83 (2.07%) Scala
19 64 (1.59%) Groovy
20 59 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 621 (15.45%) Degree
2 90 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 67 (1.67%) ISEB
4 64 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 62 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 40 (1.00%) Sun Certification
7 21 (0.52%) Brainbench
8 18 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
11 11 (0.27%) OCPJP
12 10 (0.25%) CISSP
13 8 (0.20%) PMP
14 7 (0.17%) HND
15 6 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.15%) CCNP
16 5 (0.12%) CISM
17 4 (0.100%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 431 (10.72%) QA
2 31 (0.77%) SLA
3 14 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.27%) HL7
5 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.100%) RosettaNet
6 4 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.075%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.050%) COBIT
8 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.025%) Basel II
System Software
1 34 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 24 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 14 (0.35%) iptables
4 10 (0.25%) Varnish
5 9 (0.22%) RACF
6 7 (0.17%) Docker
7 6 (0.15%) NFS
8 5 (0.12%) XenApp
9 2 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.025%) HDFS
10 1 (0.025%) XenServer
10 1 (0.025%) vSphere
10 1 (0.025%) NDS
10 1 (0.025%) Xen
Systems Management
1 69 (1.72%) Puppet
2 57 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (1.00%) Ansible
4 20 (0.50%) Nagios
4 20 (0.50%) SCOM
5 17 (0.42%) Opsview
5 17 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.37%) yum
7 12 (0.30%) Capistrano
8 10 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
9 9 (0.22%) CA Endevor
9 9 (0.22%) OpenNMS
9 9 (0.22%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.17%) HP NNM
10 7 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (0.15%) SCCM
12 5 (0.12%) MOM
13 4 (0.100%) logstash
13 4 (0.100%) Kibana
Vendors
1 831 (20.68%) Oracle
2 650 (16.17%) Microsoft
3 139 (3.46%) IBM
4 126 (3.14%) Zend
5 104 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
6 101 (2.51%) SAP
7 86 (2.14%) Google
8 71 (1.77%) hybris
9 67 (1.67%) Adobe
10 61 (1.52%) Apple
11 56 (1.39%) Sitecore
12 49 (1.22%) Sun
13 47 (1.17%) Sybase
14 44 (1.09%) VMware
15 42 (1.05%) Red Hat
16 35 (0.87%) EPiServer
17 33 (0.82%) Atlassian
17 33 (0.82%) TIBCO
18 32 (0.80%) Twitter
19 29 (0.72%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: up to £40k (dep on exp) + Bens
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS - People Transfer
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horwich, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits, Flexible working
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Badenoch & Clark
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Devon
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Skypath Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum up to 20% bonus + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago