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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 152 132 161
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2081 2467 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.04% 2.26% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 5.76% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 2089 1512
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +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 £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
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
38607 42805 40861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.76% 39.14% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33262 36689 35616
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -32 859 £57,500 +4.54% 83
South East -48 346 £50,000 +17.64% 32
South West +15 217 £40,000 +2.56% 34
North West +17 198 £40,000 +6.66% 39
East of England +17 145 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Yorkshire -48 126 £35,000 - 21
East Midlands +24 96 £43,750 +9.37% 15
West Midlands -16 69 £40,000 +9.15% 12
North East -4 18 £38,000 +38.18% 10
Midlands - 8 £70,000 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 2420 (60.38%) Web Services
2 2111 (52.67%) REST
3 1967 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1965 (49.03%) XML
5 1856 (46.31%) Java
6 1681 (41.94%) JavaScript
7 1632 (40.72%) SQL
8 1571 (39.20%) HTML
9 1300 (32.44%) CSS
10 1291 (32.21%) .NET
11 1236 (30.84%) C#
12 1061 (26.47%) SQL Server
13 1037 (25.87%) MVC
14 977 (24.38%) TDD
15 890 (22.21%) jQuery
16 842 (21.01%) Spring
17 830 (20.71%) Oracle
18 813 (20.28%) Finance
19 802 (20.01%) OO
20 756 (18.86%) JSON
21 740 (18.46%) Linux
22 712 (17.76%) Scrum
23 660 (16.47%) Microsoft
24 657 (16.39%) ASP.NET
25 629 (15.69%) Degree
26 614 (15.32%) WCF
27 611 (15.24%) Software Engineering
28 609 (15.19%) SOA
29 587 (14.65%) Git (software)
30 578 (14.42%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 331 (8.26%) Tomcat
2 237 (5.91%) Apache
3 236 (5.89%) JBoss
4 234 (5.84%) WebSphere
5 178 (4.44%) WebLogic
6 174 (4.34%) CMS
7 170 (4.24%) IIS
8 111 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
9 94 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
10 87 (2.17%) Node.js
11 84 (2.10%) SharePoint
12 82 (2.05%) Apache Solr
12 82 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
13 66 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 61 (1.52%) Drupal
15 59 (1.47%) Mule
16 52 (1.30%) Confluence
17 48 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
18 40 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
19 34 (0.85%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 306 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 41 (1.02%) MS Office
4 31 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 16 (0.40%) MS Project
7 8 (0.20%) FastStats
8 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.100%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.100%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.100%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 66 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 63 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 38 (0.95%) Magento
4 27 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
6 11 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (0.20%) Unica
7 8 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.12%) SAP SRM
11 4 (0.100%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.100%) Fredhopper
12 3 (0.075%) Sage CRM
12 3 (0.075%) CSG Singleview
13 2 (0.050%) Tridion
13 2 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
14 1 (0.025%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 187 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (3.92%) SaaS
3 128 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (0.77%) GitHub
7 26 (0.65%) PaaS
8 20 (0.50%) Force.com
9 19 (0.47%) IaaS
10 16 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
11 13 (0.32%) Amazon Glacier
12 10 (0.25%) Office 365
13 8 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.15%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.12%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.12%) Google Analytics
16 3 (0.075%) Trello
16 3 (0.075%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.075%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 262 (6.54%) HTTP
2 194 (4.84%) Internet
3 163 (4.07%) TCP/IP
4 62 (1.55%) SSL
5 52 (1.30%) FTP
6 49 (1.22%) SMTP
7 48 (1.20%) Firewall
8 47 (1.17%) CTI
9 46 (1.15%) DNS
10 35 (0.87%) LDAP
10 35 (0.87%) SSH
11 33 (0.82%) Network Security
12 22 (0.55%) LAN
12 22 (0.55%) WAN
13 18 (0.45%) HTTPS
14 16 (0.40%) SNMP
15 15 (0.37%) Intranet
16 12 (0.30%) Extranet
16 12 (0.30%) VPN
17 11 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1061 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 564 (14.07%) MySQL
3 398 (9.93%) Relational Database
4 320 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 245 (6.11%) MongoDB
6 210 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 208 (5.19%) Oracle Database
8 185 (4.62%) RDBMS
9 153 (3.82%) Big Data
10 144 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 134 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 132 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 106 (2.64%) Hadoop
14 104 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
14 104 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 75 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
16 66 (1.65%) DB2
17 63 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
18 38 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
18 38 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 587 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 471 (11.75%) Subversion
3 387 (9.66%) Maven
4 357 (8.91%) JUnit
5 347 (8.66%) Selenium
6 318 (7.93%) Visual Studio
7 282 (7.04%) SoapUI
7 282 (7.04%) Jenkins
8 276 (6.89%) Eclipse
9 231 (5.76%) JIRA
10 223 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 192 (4.79%) Ant
12 128 (3.19%) NUnit
13 99 (2.47%) WebDriver
14 89 (2.22%) HP UFT
15 81 (2.02%) Mockito
16 71 (1.77%) Cucumber
17 70 (1.75%) JMeter
18 60 (1.50%) TeamCity
19 58 (1.45%) Gradle
General
1 813 (20.28%) Finance
2 300 (7.49%) Banking
3 256 (6.39%) Retail
4 243 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 203 (5.06%) Marketing
6 82 (2.05%) Back Office
7 73 (1.82%) Front Office
8 71 (1.77%) Games
9 58 (1.45%) Advertising
10 56 (1.40%) Online Betting
11 44 (1.10%) Electronics
12 41 (1.02%) Manufacturing
13 40 (1.00%) Law
14 35 (0.87%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.82%) Local Government
15 33 (0.82%) Legal
16 24 (0.60%) Publishing
17 14 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.25%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2611 (65.14%) Developer
2 881 (21.98%) Java Developer
3 698 (17.42%) Senior Developer
4 341 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 336 (8.38%) .NET Developer
6 334 (8.33%) Architect
7 326 (8.13%) Software Developer
8 300 (7.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 251 (6.26%) PHP Developer
10 246 (6.14%) Analyst
11 236 (5.89%) Software Engineer
12 203 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 198 (4.94%) Web Developer
14 140 (3.49%) Consultant
15 131 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
16 126 (3.14%) Lead Developer
17 110 (2.74%) Test Analyst
17 110 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
18 101 (2.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 100 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2420 (60.38%) Web Services
2 2111 (52.67%) REST
3 1965 (49.03%) XML
4 1571 (39.20%) HTML
5 1300 (32.44%) CSS
6 1291 (32.21%) .NET
7 890 (22.21%) jQuery
8 842 (21.01%) Spring
9 756 (18.86%) JSON
10 657 (16.39%) ASP.NET
11 614 (15.32%) WCF
12 576 (14.37%) J2EE
13 528 (13.17%) Ajax
14 519 (12.95%) Hibernate
15 504 (12.57%) RESTful
16 462 (11.53%) HTML5
17 423 (10.55%) .NET Framework
18 367 (9.16%) XSLT
19 301 (7.51%) JMS
20 300 (7.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 349 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 336 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 190 (4.74%) User Experience
4 186 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 150 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 140 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 95 (2.37%) N-Tier
8 75 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 67 (1.67%) Data Integration
10 61 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 58 (1.45%) Social Media
11 58 (1.45%) Grid Computing
12 54 (1.35%) Mathematics
13 45 (1.12%) Derivative
14 41 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
15 35 (0.87%) Blog
16 33 (0.82%) DataPower
17 30 (0.75%) Clustering
17 30 (0.75%) IVR
18 27 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 740 (18.46%) Linux
2 553 (13.80%) Windows
3 356 (8.88%) UNIX
4 245 (6.11%) Android
5 219 (5.46%) Apple iOS
6 47 (1.17%) Windows Phone
7 43 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (1.05%) Solaris
9 32 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (0.67%) Windows Phone 7
13 25 (0.62%) Windows Phone 8
14 17 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
15 14 (0.35%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.32%) CentOS
17 12 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
18 11 (0.27%) HPUX
19 8 (0.20%) Ubuntu
20 7 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1967 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1037 (25.87%) MVC
3 977 (24.38%) TDD
4 802 (20.01%) OO
5 712 (17.76%) Scrum
6 611 (15.24%) Software Engineering
7 609 (15.19%) SOA
8 578 (14.42%) E-Commerce
9 484 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
10 395 (9.86%) SDLC
11 363 (9.06%) Unit Testing
11 363 (9.06%) OOP
12 337 (8.41%) BDD
13 304 (7.58%) Mentoring
14 268 (6.69%) Open Source
15 261 (6.51%) UML
16 247 (6.16%) Multithreading
17 242 (6.04%) CRM
18 197 (4.92%) Automated Testing
19 195 (4.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1856 (46.31%) Java
2 1681 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 1632 (40.72%) SQL
4 1236 (30.84%) C#
5 528 (13.17%) PHP
6 282 (7.04%) T-SQL
7 253 (6.31%) C++
8 251 (6.26%) Python
9 243 (6.06%) PL/SQL
10 128 (3.19%) Ruby
11 125 (3.12%) VB.NET
12 118 (2.94%) C
13 101 (2.52%) Perl
14 97 (2.42%) VB
15 96 (2.40%) Bash Shell
16 90 (2.25%) XPath
17 88 (2.20%) Scala
18 84 (2.10%) Objective-C
19 69 (1.72%) Groovy
20 61 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 629 (15.69%) Degree
2 79 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 62 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 62 (1.55%) ISEB
4 52 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 45 (1.12%) Sun Certification
6 19 (0.47%) Brainbench
7 17 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.27%) OCPJP
10 11 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.27%) CISSP
11 8 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.15%) PMP
13 4 (0.100%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.100%) Siebel Certification
13 4 (0.100%) HND
13 4 (0.100%) CISM
13 4 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (9.41%) QA
2 26 (0.65%) SLA
3 10 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.17%) HL7
5 6 (0.15%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.12%) RosettaNet
7 4 (0.100%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.075%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.050%) COBIT
10 1 (0.025%) Basel II
System Software
1 41 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 41 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 12 (0.30%) Varnish
4 10 (0.25%) iptables
4 10 (0.25%) NFS
5 9 (0.22%) RACF
6 5 (0.12%) XenApp
6 5 (0.12%) Docker
7 3 (0.075%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.025%) HDFS
8 1 (0.025%) XenServer
8 1 (0.025%) vSphere
8 1 (0.025%) Xen
8 1 (0.025%) NDS
Systems Management
1 70 (1.75%) Puppet
2 61 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.87%) Ansible
4 19 (0.47%) SCOM
5 17 (0.42%) Nagios
5 17 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.37%) Opsview
7 13 (0.32%) yum
8 12 (0.30%) Capistrano
9 9 (0.22%) OpenNMS
9 9 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.22%) CA Endevor
9 9 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
10 7 (0.17%) HP NNM
11 6 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
11 6 (0.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 5 (0.12%) MOM
13 4 (0.100%) logstash
Vendors
1 830 (20.71%) Oracle
2 660 (16.47%) Microsoft
3 148 (3.69%) IBM
4 143 (3.57%) Zend
5 125 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
6 89 (2.22%) SAP
7 74 (1.85%) Google
8 67 (1.67%) hybris
9 64 (1.60%) Adobe
10 56 (1.40%) VMware
11 55 (1.37%) Apple
12 51 (1.27%) Sun
12 51 (1.27%) Sybase
13 49 (1.22%) Sitecore
14 35 (0.87%) Red Hat
14 35 (0.87%) TIBCO
15 34 (0.85%) Atlassian
16 33 (0.82%) Siebel
17 31 (0.77%) Twitter
18 28 (0.70%) Xamarin
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
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West London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
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North East
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Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days hol etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
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Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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