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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 163 137 160
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1851 2113 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.87% 2.13% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 5.20% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1715 1546
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
37108 40647 41236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.42% 40.94% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31932 34076 36588
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -35 742 £55,000 - 118
South East -18 425 £47,500 +5.55% 59
North West +12 164 £37,500 - 48
East of England +12 159 £42,500 +6.25% 26
South West +1 133 £40,000 +6.66% 35
Yorkshire -57 94 £40,000 +11.11% 20
East Midlands +1 79 £40,000 -6.97% 23
West Midlands -54 39 £42,500 +6.25% 12
North East -8 9 £32,500 -7.14% 6
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2223 (55.98%) Web Services
2 2173 (54.72%) XML
3 1874 (47.19%) Java
4 1828 (46.03%) JavaScript
5 1820 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 1724 (43.41%) SQL
7 1708 (43.01%) HTML
8 1645 (41.43%) REST
9 1471 (37.04%) .NET
10 1463 (36.84%) CSS
11 1321 (33.27%) C#
12 1155 (29.09%) SQL Server
13 1083 (27.27%) jQuery
14 1082 (27.25%) MVC
15 1031 (25.96%) TDD
16 909 (22.89%) JSON
17 897 (22.59%) OO
18 844 (21.25%) Spring
19 837 (21.08%) ASP.NET
20 759 (19.11%) Oracle
21 741 (18.66%) Microsoft
22 697 (17.55%) Ajax
23 692 (17.43%) Linux
24 675 (17.00%) MySQL
25 669 (16.85%) WCF
26 657 (16.54%) J2EE
27 648 (16.32%) PHP
28 647 (16.29%) RESTful
29 641 (16.14%) Finance
30 626 (15.76%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 319 (8.03%) Tomcat
2 317 (7.98%) Apache
3 267 (6.72%) JBoss
4 263 (6.62%) WebSphere
5 203 (5.11%) CMS
6 177 (4.46%) WebLogic
7 172 (4.33%) IIS
8 100 (2.52%) Node.js
9 95 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
10 83 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
11 79 (1.99%) Drupal
12 77 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
13 68 (1.71%) SharePoint
14 62 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
15 50 (1.26%) Apache Solr
16 47 (1.18%) GlassFish
16 47 (1.18%) WordPress
17 46 (1.16%) Confluence
18 40 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
18 40 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 321 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.08%) MS Office
3 32 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.33%) AutoCAD
6 8 (0.20%) MS Project
7 7 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.13%) SPSS
9 4 (0.10%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.10%) Mingle
10 2 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 69 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (1.56%) Magento
3 38 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
4 16 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
6 10 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
7 9 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.20%) Agresso
9 4 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.076%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.076%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.076%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.050%) ResourceLink
11 2 (0.050%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.050%) BusinessWorks
11 2 (0.050%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 119 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (1.59%) SaaS
4 34 (0.86%) GitHub
5 33 (0.83%) IaaS
6 24 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 17 (0.43%) PaaS
9 16 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
10 14 (0.35%) Force.com
11 7 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.13%) Office 365
13 4 (0.10%) CloudBees
14 3 (0.076%) Trello
15 2 (0.050%) Taleo
15 2 (0.050%) Pure360
15 2 (0.050%) SuccessFactors
15 2 (0.050%) Route 53
16 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 425 (10.70%) HTTP
2 203 (5.11%) Internet
3 143 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 69 (1.74%) SSL
5 47 (1.18%) DNS
6 46 (1.16%) LDAP
7 39 (0.98%) SSH
7 39 (0.98%) Firewall
7 39 (0.98%) FTP
8 33 (0.83%) Ethernet
9 28 (0.71%) HTTPS
9 28 (0.71%) MPLS
10 27 (0.68%) Intranet
10 27 (0.68%) Network Security
11 25 (0.63%) IPv4
12 21 (0.53%) SMTP
12 21 (0.53%) SDH
12 21 (0.53%) VPN
13 20 (0.50%) Broadband
13 20 (0.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1155 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 675 (17.00%) MySQL
3 357 (8.99%) Relational Database
4 234 (5.89%) NoSQL
5 230 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 203 (5.11%) RDBMS
7 192 (4.84%) MongoDB
8 161 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 147 (3.70%) Big Data
10 146 (3.68%) Oracle Database
11 140 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 104 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 104 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 92 (2.32%) Hadoop
14 86 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
15 60 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
16 56 (1.41%) DB2
17 41 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 38 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
19 37 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 546 (13.75%) Subversion
2 536 (13.50%) Git (software)
3 422 (10.63%) Eclipse
4 413 (10.40%) Maven
5 322 (8.11%) JUnit
6 281 (7.08%) Visual Studio
7 273 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 267 (6.72%) SoapUI
9 249 (6.27%) Selenium
10 246 (6.19%) Ant
11 234 (5.89%) Jenkins
12 198 (4.99%) JIRA
13 117 (2.95%) Cucumber
14 116 (2.92%) TeamCity
15 109 (2.74%) NUnit
16 81 (2.04%) WebDriver
17 76 (1.91%) NetBeans
18 73 (1.84%) Mockito
19 70 (1.76%) TestNG
20 69 (1.74%) CruiseControl
General
1 641 (16.14%) Finance
2 263 (6.62%) Banking
3 256 (6.45%) Retail
4 212 (5.34%) Telecoms
5 126 (3.17%) Games
6 123 (3.10%) Marketing
7 64 (1.61%) Advertising
8 57 (1.44%) Front Office
9 44 (1.11%) Back Office
10 42 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 38 (0.96%) Online Betting
12 30 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 29 (0.73%) Publishing
14 26 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 19 (0.48%) Electronics
17 18 (0.45%) Legal
18 13 (0.33%) iGaming
19 12 (0.30%) Aerospace
20 10 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2746 (69.15%) Developer
2 912 (22.97%) Java Developer
3 551 (13.88%) Senior Developer
4 401 (10.10%) .NET Developer
5 342 (8.61%) C# Developer
6 316 (7.96%) PHP Developer
7 303 (7.63%) Architect
8 293 (7.38%) Software Developer
9 269 (6.77%) Web Developer
10 265 (6.67%) Software Engineer
11 236 (5.94%) Analyst
12 230 (5.79%) Senior Java Developer
13 187 (4.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 183 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
15 153 (3.85%) Consultant
16 132 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
17 120 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
18 116 (2.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 101 (2.54%) Lead Developer
20 95 (2.39%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2223 (55.98%) Web Services
2 2173 (54.72%) XML
3 1708 (43.01%) HTML
4 1645 (41.43%) REST
5 1471 (37.04%) .NET
6 1463 (36.84%) CSS
7 1083 (27.27%) jQuery
8 909 (22.89%) JSON
9 844 (21.25%) Spring
10 837 (21.08%) ASP.NET
11 697 (17.55%) Ajax
12 669 (16.85%) WCF
13 657 (16.54%) J2EE
14 647 (16.29%) RESTful
15 544 (13.70%) HTML5
16 535 (13.47%) Hibernate
17 471 (11.86%) .NET Framework
18 366 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
19 364 (9.17%) Java EE
20 355 (8.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 365 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 280 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 247 (6.22%) Open Source
4 216 (5.44%) Mobile App
5 123 (3.10%) User Experience
6 111 (2.80%) Client/Server
7 93 (2.34%) N-Tier
8 91 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 70 (1.76%) W3C
10 60 (1.51%) Data Integration
11 52 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 51 (1.28%) Social Media
13 46 (1.16%) Clustering
14 45 (1.13%) Mathematics
15 44 (1.11%) iPhone
16 38 (0.96%) RIA
17 33 (0.83%) Fixed Income
18 32 (0.81%) Grid Computing
19 31 (0.78%) iPad
19 31 (0.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 692 (17.43%) Linux
2 488 (12.29%) Windows
3 438 (11.03%) UNIX
4 257 (6.47%) Android
5 228 (5.74%) Apple iOS
6 78 (1.96%) Solaris
7 41 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (0.93%) Windows Phone
9 27 (0.68%) AIX
10 26 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
11 25 (0.63%) CentOS
12 21 (0.53%) HPUX
13 19 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
15 15 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.33%) Windows 7
17 12 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.30%) Windows 8
18 10 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1820 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1082 (27.25%) MVC
3 1031 (25.96%) TDD
4 897 (22.59%) OO
5 626 (15.76%) E-Commerce
6 617 (15.54%) Software Engineering
7 598 (15.06%) SOA
8 593 (14.93%) Scrum
9 507 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
10 403 (10.15%) BDD
11 377 (9.49%) OOP
12 337 (8.49%) Unit Testing
13 288 (7.25%) Multithreading
14 236 (5.94%) Mentoring
15 226 (5.69%) Web Development
16 218 (5.49%) CRM
17 191 (4.81%) UML
18 189 (4.76%) OOD
19 154 (3.88%) Integration Testing
20 148 (3.73%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1874 (47.19%) Java
2 1828 (46.03%) JavaScript
3 1724 (43.41%) SQL
4 1321 (33.27%) C#
5 648 (16.32%) PHP
6 331 (8.34%) T-SQL
7 264 (6.65%) C++
8 184 (4.63%) VB.NET
9 183 (4.61%) Python
10 175 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 158 (3.98%) Ruby
12 155 (3.90%) Perl
13 127 (3.20%) XPath
14 115 (2.90%) Objective-C
15 106 (2.67%) C
16 100 (2.52%) VB
17 97 (2.44%) Groovy
18 83 (2.09%) PHP5
19 72 (1.81%) Scala
20 67 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 596 (15.01%) Degree
2 94 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 90 (2.27%) ISEB
4 88 (2.22%) VCP4
5 62 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 47 (1.18%) Sun Certification
7 41 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (0.98%) ISTQB
9 28 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 21 (0.53%) OCPJP
11 17 (0.43%) CISSP
11 17 (0.43%) OCMJD
12 15 (0.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 14 (0.35%) PMI Certification
14 13 (0.33%) HND
14 13 (0.33%) PMP
15 12 (0.30%) CCNA
15 12 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (0.25%) DV Cleared
17 9 (0.23%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (8.34%) QA
2 29 (0.73%) SLA
3 20 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.33%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.23%) HL7
7 9 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.10%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.076%) WAI
10 2 (0.050%) RosettaNet
11 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.025%) WCAG
System Software
1 69 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.48%) Firmware
4 16 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.35%) NFS
6 13 (0.33%) Varnish
7 11 (0.28%) Docker
8 10 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 9 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.23%) Xen
10 7 (0.18%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.13%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.10%) Cygwin
13 3 (0.076%) HDFS
13 3 (0.076%) KVM
14 1 (0.025%) vSphere
14 1 (0.025%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 34 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (0.73%) Puppet
3 27 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
5 12 (0.30%) Nagios
5 12 (0.30%) HAProxy
6 6 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.15%) Opsview
6 6 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.10%) OpenView
8 4 (0.10%) Kibana
8 4 (0.10%) logstash
8 4 (0.10%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.076%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.076%) OpenAM
9 3 (0.076%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.050%) WMI
10 2 (0.050%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 759 (19.11%) Oracle
2 741 (18.66%) Microsoft
3 178 (4.48%) IBM
4 151 (3.80%) Zend
5 108 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
6 90 (2.27%) VMware
7 71 (1.79%) Adobe
8 69 (1.74%) Google
9 65 (1.64%) TIBCO
10 64 (1.61%) hybris
11 60 (1.51%) Sun
12 50 (1.26%) SAP
13 47 (1.18%) Red Hat
14 46 (1.16%) Sybase
15 40 (1.01%) HP
15 40 (1.01%) Sitecore
16 37 (0.93%) Cisco
17 36 (0.91%) Siebel
18 31 (0.78%) Twitter
18 31 (0.78%) BEA
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 51 minutes ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 28,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + EQUITY
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £51000 per annum, Benefits 20 days holiday/Bupa Healthcare/ P
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £46000 per annum + parking, health, 26 hol, pen,life
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
asos
Salary: + Flexi Cash allowance + Bonus + Healthcare + Insurance + More
Posted: 7 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago