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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 135 152 154
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2360 1935 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.09% 1.86% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 4.60% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1959 1625 1776
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45683 42076 49676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.51% 40.37% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38656 37000 44506
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +20 1035 £52,500 - 104
South East +35 499 £45,000 +5.88% 47
Yorkshire +9 193 £35,000 - 24
East of England -23 180 £40,000 +14.28% 16
North West -21 159 £37,500 +7.14% 25
East Midlands +51 108 £43,000 +34.37% 10
South West -19 98 £38,000 +1.33% 23
West Midlands +12 69 £40,000 +10.34% 8
North East -10 7 £45,992 +37.28% 2
Midlands +2 3 - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2765 (60.81%) Web Services
2 2199 (48.36%) XML
3 2173 (47.79%) Java
4 1974 (43.41%) JavaScript
5 1957 (43.04%) HTML
6 1823 (40.09%) SQL
7 1728 (38.00%) REST
8 1573 (34.59%) .NET
9 1471 (32.35%) CSS
10 1382 (30.39%) C#
11 1347 (29.62%) SQL Server
12 1129 (24.83%) jQuery
13 1100 (24.19%) MVC
14 1054 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
15 1013 (22.28%) TDD
16 879 (19.33%) Ajax
17 843 (18.54%) ASP.NET
18 836 (18.39%) JSON
19 835 (18.36%) Spring
20 822 (18.08%) Microsoft
21 799 (17.57%) MySQL
22 792 (17.42%) Scrum
23 744 (16.36%) OO
24 738 (16.23%) Oracle
25 710 (15.61%) HTML5
26 690 (15.17%) PHP
27 679 (14.93%) Linux
28 677 (14.89%) Windows
29 648 (14.25%) Finance
30 643 (14.14%) Degree

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 392 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 306 (6.73%) Apache
3 274 (6.03%) WebSphere
4 260 (5.72%) IIS
5 259 (5.70%) SharePoint
6 145 (3.19%) CMS
7 95 (2.09%) WebLogic
8 89 (1.96%) WordPress
9 84 (1.85%) Node.js
10 79 (1.74%) Drupal
11 70 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
12 62 (1.36%) GlassFish
13 52 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 44 (0.97%) Apache Solr
15 43 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
16 35 (0.77%) Jetty
17 32 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
18 31 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
19 29 (0.64%) MediaWiki
20 26 (0.57%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 336 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 71 (1.56%) MS Office
3 51 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 34 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.24%) MS Project
7 10 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.066%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 70 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 70 (1.54%) Magento
2 21 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
3 17 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
6 7 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.11%) Summit
7 5 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.088%) Sophis RISQUE
8 4 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.066%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.044%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.044%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.044%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 2 (0.044%) Zen Cart
10 2 (0.044%) CubeCart
10 2 (0.044%) IntelliMatch
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 177 (3.89%) SaaS
2 105 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
4 44 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (0.42%) PaaS
6 14 (0.31%) IaaS
7 13 (0.29%) Force.com
8 10 (0.22%) GitHub
9 7 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.15%) Taleo
10 5 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.088%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.088%) Office 365
11 4 (0.088%) Route 53
12 3 (0.066%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 374 (8.23%) Internet
2 329 (7.24%) HTTP
3 175 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 131 (2.88%) SSL
5 129 (2.84%) DNS
5 129 (2.84%) LDAP
6 113 (2.49%) Firewall
7 108 (2.38%) SMTP
8 85 (1.87%) Intranet
9 79 (1.74%) LAN
10 77 (1.69%) WAN
11 74 (1.63%) TACACS
12 72 (1.58%) OSPF
12 72 (1.58%) BGP
12 72 (1.58%) EIGRP
12 72 (1.58%) IGRP
13 29 (0.64%) SSH
14 27 (0.59%) FTP
14 27 (0.59%) Extranet
15 23 (0.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1347 (29.62%) SQL Server
2 799 (17.57%) MySQL
3 404 (8.88%) Relational Database
4 394 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 229 (5.04%) RDBMS
6 228 (5.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 211 (4.64%) NoSQL
8 165 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 144 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
10 118 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 113 (2.49%) Oracle Database
11 113 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 99 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 95 (2.09%) Big Data
14 73 (1.61%) DB2
15 61 (1.34%) Hadoop
16 54 (1.19%) Redis
17 43 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
18 34 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
19 33 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 549 (12.07%) Selenium
2 506 (11.13%) Subversion
3 446 (9.81%) Maven
4 422 (9.28%) Git (software)
5 384 (8.45%) Eclipse
6 371 (8.16%) Visual Studio
7 331 (7.28%) JUnit
8 327 (7.19%) SoapUI
9 325 (7.15%) Ant
10 236 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 220 (4.84%) Jenkins
12 190 (4.18%) JIRA
13 163 (3.58%) Cucumber
14 123 (2.71%) WebDriver
15 119 (2.62%) SpecFlow
16 112 (2.46%) FitNesse
17 103 (2.27%) Hudson
18 88 (1.94%) JBehave
19 86 (1.89%) Mockito
19 86 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 648 (14.25%) Finance
2 226 (4.97%) Banking
3 207 (4.55%) Retail
4 180 (3.96%) Games
5 174 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 163 (3.58%) Marketing
7 80 (1.76%) Publishing
8 62 (1.36%) Back Office
9 49 (1.08%) Advertising
10 35 (0.77%) Law
11 33 (0.73%) Billing
12 31 (0.68%) Online Betting
13 30 (0.66%) Front Office
14 29 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 28 (0.62%) Investment Banking
16 25 (0.55%) Automotive
17 23 (0.51%) Legal
18 21 (0.46%) Manufacturing
19 13 (0.29%) Spanish Language
20 9 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3030 (66.64%) Developer
2 909 (19.99%) Java Developer
3 732 (16.10%) Senior Developer
4 518 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 410 (9.02%) Web Developer
6 403 (8.86%) C# Developer
7 385 (8.47%) Architect
8 307 (6.75%) Software Developer
8 307 (6.75%) Analyst
9 290 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 280 (6.16%) Senior Java Developer
11 254 (5.59%) PHP Developer
12 213 (4.68%) Software Engineer
13 191 (4.20%) Consultant
14 174 (3.83%) Test Analyst
15 158 (3.47%) Technical Architect
16 145 (3.19%) Senior .NET Developer
17 142 (3.12%) ASP.NET Developer
18 132 (2.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 128 (2.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2765 (60.81%) Web Services
2 2199 (48.36%) XML
3 1957 (43.04%) HTML
4 1728 (38.00%) REST
5 1573 (34.59%) .NET
6 1471 (32.35%) CSS
7 1129 (24.83%) jQuery
8 879 (19.33%) Ajax
9 843 (18.54%) ASP.NET
10 836 (18.39%) JSON
11 835 (18.36%) Spring
12 710 (15.61%) HTML5
13 625 (13.75%) Hibernate
14 601 (13.22%) J2EE
15 589 (12.95%) WCF
16 532 (11.70%) RESTful
17 494 (10.86%) .NET Framework
18 475 (10.45%) XSLT
19 395 (8.69%) JSP
20 393 (8.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 401 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 336 (7.39%) Open Source
3 322 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 157 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 136 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 82 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 72 (1.58%) Mathematics
8 68 (1.50%) iPhone
9 65 (1.43%) Social Media
9 65 (1.43%) iPad
10 58 (1.28%) Online Games
10 58 (1.28%) Digital Media
11 53 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
11 53 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 52 (1.14%) W3C
13 51 (1.12%) DataPower
14 47 (1.03%) N-Tier
15 46 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
16 40 (0.88%) Web 2.0
16 40 (0.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 679 (14.93%) Linux
2 677 (14.89%) Windows
3 399 (8.78%) Android
4 375 (8.25%) UNIX
5 351 (7.72%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.21%) Solaris
7 44 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 43 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
9 36 (0.79%) Windows Phone
10 28 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 25 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 22 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (0.42%) Mac OS
15 17 (0.37%) Windows 8
16 15 (0.33%) BlackBerry OS
16 15 (0.33%) AIX
17 11 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (0.22%) Debian
18 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1100 (24.19%) MVC
2 1054 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1013 (22.28%) TDD
4 792 (17.42%) Scrum
5 744 (16.36%) OO
6 596 (13.11%) Software Engineering
7 548 (12.05%) E-Commerce
8 499 (10.97%) SOA
9 448 (9.85%) BDD
10 443 (9.74%) OOP
11 435 (9.57%) Web Development
12 432 (9.50%) Unit Testing
13 371 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
14 305 (6.71%) UML
15 271 (5.96%) Automated Testing
16 264 (5.81%) Multithreading
17 247 (5.43%) CRM
18 234 (5.15%) Test Automation
19 187 (4.11%) Test Scripting
20 175 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2173 (47.79%) Java
2 1974 (43.41%) JavaScript
3 1823 (40.09%) SQL
4 1382 (30.39%) C#
5 690 (15.17%) PHP
6 437 (9.61%) T-SQL
7 309 (6.80%) C++
8 267 (5.87%) Python
9 217 (4.77%) Ruby
10 193 (4.24%) C
11 174 (3.83%) Perl
12 148 (3.25%) VB.NET
13 147 (3.23%) PHP5
14 145 (3.19%) Groovy
15 136 (2.99%) VB
16 119 (2.62%) PL/SQL
17 116 (2.55%) Objective-C
18 63 (1.39%) XPath
19 62 (1.36%) PowerShell
20 56 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 643 (14.14%) Degree
2 119 (2.62%) ISEB
3 96 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 78 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 66 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 32 (0.70%) MCP
8 20 (0.44%) HND
8 20 (0.44%) MCPD
8 20 (0.44%) MCTS
9 17 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
10 14 (0.31%) MBA
11 10 (0.22%) MCITP
12 9 (0.20%) CNA
12 9 (0.20%) Novell Certification
13 8 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.15%) RHCE
14 7 (0.15%) CCNA
14 7 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (9.15%) QA
2 38 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.68%) SLA
4 13 (0.29%) ISO 8583
4 13 (0.29%) HL7
5 12 (0.26%) WAI
6 10 (0.22%) WCAG
7 9 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.11%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.088%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.044%) DICOM
System Software
1 25 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.44%) Varnish
3 8 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.15%) vSphere
5 6 (0.13%) NFS
5 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.066%) Docker
7 2 (0.044%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.044%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.044%) UAG
7 2 (0.044%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.044%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.044%) Squid
8 1 (0.022%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.022%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 77 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 74 (1.63%) CiscoWorks
2 74 (1.63%) HP NNM
3 40 (0.88%) Puppet
4 34 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.42%) OpenSSO
6 17 (0.37%) Vagrant
7 16 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
8 15 (0.33%) Nagios
9 11 (0.24%) SCCM
10 8 (0.18%) Capistrano
11 7 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
11 7 (0.15%) SCOrch
11 7 (0.15%) AppManager
12 6 (0.13%) MOM
13 5 (0.11%) Netcool
13 5 (0.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 5 (0.11%) Control-M
13 5 (0.11%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 822 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 738 (16.23%) Oracle
3 278 (6.11%) JBoss
4 189 (4.16%) HP
5 167 (3.67%) Zend
6 154 (3.39%) IBM
7 112 (2.46%) Google
8 109 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
9 94 (2.07%) Cisco
10 82 (1.80%) Juniper
11 77 (1.69%) F5
12 64 (1.41%) Adobe
13 61 (1.34%) ServiceNow
14 49 (1.08%) Sybase
15 48 (1.06%) Apple
16 46 (1.01%) TIBCO
16 46 (1.01%) SAP
17 42 (0.92%) hybris
18 40 (0.88%) VMware
19 32 (0.70%) Red Hat
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