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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 140 134 150
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2135 2196 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.06% 2.18% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% 5.30% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1805 1852 1853
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
38147 41460 45758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.83% 41.22% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33048 35282 41065
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +13 915 £55,000 - 68
South East -20 475 £45,000 - 47
North West +4 203 £37,500 -6.25% 18
East of England +12 156 £45,000 +5.88% 23
South West -6 143 £37,500 -5.06% 16
Yorkshire -19 138 £38,500 +10.00% 14
East Midlands -54 46 £40,000 -1.23% 9
West Midlands -53 37 £35,000 -6.66% 8
North East -17 9 £38,000 +0.66% 2
Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2338 (55.57%) XML
2 2330 (55.38%) Web Services
3 1947 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
4 1920 (45.64%) JavaScript
5 1897 (45.09%) Java
6 1833 (43.57%) HTML
7 1794 (42.64%) SQL
8 1631 (38.77%) REST
9 1622 (38.55%) .NET
10 1621 (38.53%) CSS
11 1462 (34.75%) C#
12 1238 (29.43%) SQL Server
13 1204 (28.62%) MVC
13 1204 (28.62%) jQuery
14 1042 (24.77%) ASP.NET
15 1027 (24.41%) TDD
16 911 (21.65%) JSON
17 874 (20.77%) OO
18 812 (19.30%) Microsoft
19 782 (18.59%) Spring
20 770 (18.30%) WCF
21 750 (17.83%) Oracle
22 730 (17.35%) MySQL
23 717 (17.04%) Linux
24 683 (16.23%) Ajax
25 680 (16.16%) Scrum
26 667 (15.85%) SOA
27 655 (15.57%) PHP
28 646 (15.36%) E-Commerce
29 625 (14.86%) Degree

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 330 (7.84%) Apache
2 317 (7.54%) Tomcat
3 260 (6.18%) JBoss
4 251 (5.97%) WebSphere
5 221 (5.25%) CMS
6 218 (5.18%) IIS
7 145 (3.45%) WebLogic
8 92 (2.19%) SharePoint
9 88 (2.09%) Drupal
9 88 (2.09%) Node.js
10 82 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
11 79 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
12 63 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 54 (1.28%) WordPress
14 53 (1.26%) GlassFish
15 51 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
16 49 (1.16%) Apache Solr
17 46 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
18 43 (1.02%) ColdFusion
19 42 (1.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 344 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.38%) MS Office
3 30 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.33%) MS Project
6 13 (0.31%) Fireworks
7 12 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 10 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.12%) SPSS
10 4 (0.095%) Open Workbench
10 4 (0.095%) Mingle
11 1 (0.024%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 75 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 70 (1.66%) Magento
3 22 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 17 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.12%) Agresso
8 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
8 5 (0.12%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 5 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.095%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.095%) HiPortfolio
9 4 (0.095%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.071%) Kondor+
10 3 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.071%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.048%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 102 (2.42%) SaaS
2 94 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (0.67%) IaaS
5 21 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.40%) PaaS
7 15 (0.36%) CloudBees
8 11 (0.26%) GitHub
9 9 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.12%) Office 365
12 5 (0.12%) Pure360
13 4 (0.095%) Trello
13 4 (0.095%) Force.com
14 3 (0.071%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
15 2 (0.048%) Heroku
15 2 (0.048%) Taleo
16 1 (0.024%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 426 (10.13%) HTTP
2 264 (6.28%) Internet
3 160 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.62%) SSL
5 53 (1.26%) DNS
6 51 (1.21%) LDAP
7 38 (0.90%) Intranet
8 37 (0.88%) Firewall
9 31 (0.74%) FTP
10 29 (0.69%) SMTP
10 29 (0.69%) SSH
10 29 (0.69%) Extranet
11 25 (0.59%) Broadband
12 24 (0.57%) CTI
13 22 (0.52%) Ethernet
14 21 (0.50%) HTTPS
15 20 (0.48%) IPv4
15 20 (0.48%) MPLS
15 20 (0.48%) VoIP
15 20 (0.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1238 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 730 (17.35%) MySQL
3 404 (9.60%) Relational Database
4 306 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 199 (4.73%) RDBMS
6 196 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 180 (4.28%) NoSQL
8 174 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 161 (3.83%) MongoDB
10 153 (3.64%) Big Data
11 146 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 143 (3.40%) Oracle Database
13 118 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 109 (2.59%) Hadoop
15 79 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
16 61 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
17 59 (1.40%) DB2
18 43 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
19 39 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
20 38 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 567 (13.48%) Subversion
2 477 (11.34%) Git (software)
3 383 (9.10%) Maven
4 380 (9.03%) Eclipse
5 348 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 332 (7.89%) Selenium
7 317 (7.54%) Visual Studio
8 285 (6.77%) JUnit
9 267 (6.35%) SoapUI
10 244 (5.80%) Ant
11 206 (4.90%) Jenkins
12 194 (4.61%) JIRA
13 179 (4.25%) Cucumber
14 117 (2.78%) NUnit
15 110 (2.61%) TeamCity
15 110 (2.61%) SpecFlow
16 94 (2.23%) NetBeans
17 85 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
17 85 (2.02%) WebDriver
18 75 (1.78%) Mockito
General
1 620 (14.74%) Finance
2 258 (6.13%) Retail
3 227 (5.40%) Banking
4 205 (4.87%) Telecoms
5 154 (3.66%) Marketing
6 153 (3.64%) Games
7 63 (1.50%) Advertising
8 55 (1.31%) Front Office
9 47 (1.12%) Back Office
10 31 (0.74%) Publishing
11 29 (0.69%) Online Betting
12 28 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.64%) Legal
13 27 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.64%) Retail Banking
14 24 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.48%) Electronics
16 16 (0.38%) Law
17 13 (0.31%) Automotive
18 9 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2856 (67.89%) Developer
2 845 (20.09%) Java Developer
3 573 (13.62%) Senior Developer
4 488 (11.60%) .NET Developer
5 396 (9.41%) C# Developer
6 353 (8.39%) Web Developer
7 347 (8.25%) PHP Developer
8 320 (7.61%) Analyst
9 296 (7.04%) Software Developer
10 287 (6.82%) Architect
11 241 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
12 240 (5.70%) Software Engineer
13 216 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
14 172 (4.09%) Consultant
15 163 (3.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 163 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 158 (3.76%) Test Analyst
17 150 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
18 128 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
19 110 (2.61%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2338 (55.57%) XML
2 2330 (55.38%) Web Services
3 1833 (43.57%) HTML
4 1631 (38.77%) REST
5 1622 (38.55%) .NET
6 1621 (38.53%) CSS
7 1204 (28.62%) jQuery
8 1042 (24.77%) ASP.NET
9 911 (21.65%) JSON
10 782 (18.59%) Spring
11 770 (18.30%) WCF
12 683 (16.23%) Ajax
13 624 (14.83%) RESTful
14 588 (13.98%) J2EE
14 588 (13.98%) HTML5
15 576 (13.69%) .NET Framework
16 495 (11.77%) Hibernate
17 460 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 377 (8.96%) CSS3
19 337 (8.01%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 387 (9.20%) Computer Science
2 276 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 268 (6.37%) Open Source
4 224 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 112 (2.66%) Client/Server
6 104 (2.47%) User Experience
7 103 (2.45%) N-Tier
8 101 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 84 (2.00%) Data Integration
10 77 (1.83%) W3C
11 62 (1.47%) Management Information System
12 57 (1.35%) RIA
12 57 (1.35%) Mathematics
13 56 (1.33%) iPhone
14 50 (1.19%) Social Media
15 44 (1.05%) Clustering
16 40 (0.95%) iPad
17 36 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 36 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
18 34 (0.81%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 717 (17.04%) Linux
2 495 (11.77%) Windows
3 424 (10.08%) UNIX
4 278 (6.61%) Android
5 262 (6.23%) Apple iOS
6 64 (1.52%) Solaris
7 47 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (1.02%) CentOS
10 35 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (0.81%) Windows Phone
12 27 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
13 24 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (0.45%) AIX
15 16 (0.38%) HPUX
16 14 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.29%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.19%) zOS
18 8 (0.19%) Windows 8
19 7 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1947 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1204 (28.62%) MVC
3 1027 (24.41%) TDD
4 874 (20.77%) OO
5 680 (16.16%) Scrum
6 667 (15.85%) SOA
7 646 (15.36%) E-Commerce
8 574 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 440 (10.46%) BDD
10 438 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
11 391 (9.29%) OOP
12 349 (8.30%) Unit Testing
13 291 (6.92%) Web Development
14 278 (6.61%) Mentoring
15 274 (6.51%) Multithreading
16 216 (5.13%) CRM
17 182 (4.33%) OOD
18 179 (4.25%) UML
18 179 (4.25%) iOS Development
19 169 (4.02%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1920 (45.64%) JavaScript
2 1897 (45.09%) Java
3 1794 (42.64%) SQL
4 1462 (34.75%) C#
5 655 (15.57%) PHP
6 427 (10.15%) T-SQL
7 267 (6.35%) C++
8 210 (4.99%) VB.NET
9 202 (4.80%) Ruby
10 197 (4.68%) Python
11 177 (4.21%) Perl
12 161 (3.83%) VB
13 143 (3.40%) PL/SQL
14 132 (3.14%) C
14 132 (3.14%) Objective-C
14 132 (3.14%) PHP5
15 129 (3.07%) XPath
16 97 (2.31%) Groovy
17 76 (1.81%) Scala
18 64 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 625 (14.86%) Degree
2 130 (3.09%) ISEB
3 114 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 74 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 45 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 27 (0.64%) Sun Certification
8 26 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 24 (0.57%) HND
10 17 (0.40%) OCPJP
11 16 (0.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 15 (0.36%) OCMJD
13 12 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.26%) PMP
14 11 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.26%) CCNA
15 10 (0.24%) MCITP
15 10 (0.24%) DV Cleared
16 9 (0.21%) Brainbench
16 9 (0.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 379 (9.01%) QA
2 35 (0.83%) SLA
3 27 (0.64%) WAI
4 26 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.31%) WCAG
7 12 (0.29%) HL7
8 9 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.17%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.024%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.024%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 38 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.55%) Firmware
4 13 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.29%) NFS
6 10 (0.24%) HDFS
7 9 (0.21%) Varnish
7 9 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.19%) Xen
9 6 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.14%) Docker
9 6 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.12%) Cygwin
11 4 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.071%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.071%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.048%) KVM
14 1 (0.024%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.024%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.43%) Puppet
2 18 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.33%) Nagios
4 9 (0.21%) Opsview
5 6 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
6 5 (0.12%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.12%) OpenAM
6 5 (0.12%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.095%) HP NNM
7 4 (0.095%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (0.095%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.095%) logstash
7 4 (0.095%) Kibana
8 3 (0.071%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.071%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.071%) OpenView
8 3 (0.071%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.071%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 812 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 750 (17.83%) Oracle
3 173 (4.11%) Zend
4 132 (3.14%) IBM
5 115 (2.73%) Adobe
6 99 (2.35%) Google
7 93 (2.21%) HP
8 83 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
9 67 (1.59%) TIBCO
10 64 (1.52%) Telerik
11 62 (1.47%) hybris
12 57 (1.35%) VMware
13 56 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 52 (1.24%) SAP
15 46 (1.09%) Sun
16 38 (0.90%) Twitter
17 31 (0.74%) Facebook
17 31 (0.74%) Sybase
18 28 (0.67%) Sitecore
19 26 (0.62%) Cisco
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Vivid Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus,Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum £32,000 - £45,000 + On Experience +
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago