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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 164 136 159
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1910 2354 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.84% 2.09% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 5.15% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1958 1618
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,950 £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
39236 45689 42240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 40.51% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33701 38669 37135
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -29 775 £55,000 +4.76% 137
South East -25 412 £47,750 +6.11% 57
North West +16 173 £40,000 +6.66% 33
South West +22 144 £40,000 +4.57% 29
East of England -7 129 £43,500 +8.75% 20
East Midlands +22 125 £42,500 -1.16% 18
Yorkshire -76 80 £40,000 +14.28% 14
West Midlands -11 71 £42,500 +6.25% 19
North East -1 11 £32,500 -29.33% 6
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2260 (57.65%) Web Services
2 2041 (52.07%) XML
3 1885 (48.09%) Java
4 1837 (46.86%) REST
5 1785 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
6 1741 (44.41%) JavaScript
7 1670 (42.60%) SQL
8 1597 (40.74%) HTML
9 1400 (35.71%) .NET
10 1347 (34.36%) CSS
11 1295 (33.04%) C#
12 1121 (28.60%) SQL Server
13 1008 (25.71%) MVC
14 1001 (25.54%) TDD
15 951 (24.26%) jQuery
16 868 (22.14%) JSON
17 867 (22.12%) Spring
18 855 (21.81%) OO
19 771 (19.67%) Oracle
20 751 (19.16%) ASP.NET
21 734 (18.72%) Microsoft
22 704 (17.96%) Linux
23 693 (17.68%) Finance
24 679 (17.32%) Ajax
25 668 (17.04%) J2EE
26 647 (16.51%) WCF
27 603 (15.38%) Degree
28 600 (15.31%) RESTful
29 591 (15.08%) Software Engineering
30 583 (14.87%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 330 (8.42%) Tomcat
2 299 (7.63%) Apache
3 274 (6.99%) WebSphere
4 254 (6.48%) JBoss
5 180 (4.59%) WebLogic
6 167 (4.26%) CMS
7 156 (3.98%) IIS
8 108 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
9 92 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
10 80 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
10 80 (2.04%) Node.js
11 73 (1.86%) SharePoint
12 71 (1.81%) Drupal
13 66 (1.68%) Oracle Service Bus
14 60 (1.53%) Apache Solr
15 48 (1.22%) GlassFish
16 45 (1.15%) Mule
17 43 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
17 43 (1.10%) Confluence
18 39 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 334 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 40 (1.02%) MS Office
4 14 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 9 (0.23%) MS Project
7 4 (0.10%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.077%) SPSS
8 3 (0.077%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.051%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 81 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
3 52 (1.33%) Magento
4 15 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.26%) Sophis RISQUE
7 7 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.15%) Agresso
9 5 (0.13%) SAP SRM
9 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.10%) Scribe Insight
11 3 (0.077%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.077%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.051%) Tridion
12 2 (0.051%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 156 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (2.19%) SaaS
4 44 (1.12%) GitHub
5 29 (0.74%) IaaS
6 26 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.59%) PaaS
8 19 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.46%) Force.com
10 17 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 16 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
12 14 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
13 8 (0.20%) Boomi
14 5 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 2 (0.051%) Basecamp
16 2 (0.051%) iPaaS
16 2 (0.051%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.051%) SuccessFactors
16 2 (0.051%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 386 (9.85%) HTTP
2 158 (4.03%) Internet
3 149 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 69 (1.76%) SSL
5 49 (1.25%) DNS
6 47 (1.20%) LDAP
7 42 (1.07%) FTP
8 39 (0.99%) SSH
9 35 (0.89%) Ethernet
10 34 (0.87%) CTI
10 34 (0.87%) Network Security
11 33 (0.84%) Firewall
12 29 (0.74%) MPLS
13 28 (0.71%) VPN
14 27 (0.69%) HTTPS
15 26 (0.66%) SMTP
16 22 (0.56%) SDH
17 20 (0.51%) IPv4
18 19 (0.48%) VoIP
19 17 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1121 (28.60%) SQL Server
2 573 (14.62%) MySQL
3 347 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 265 (6.76%) NoSQL
5 207 (5.28%) RDBMS
6 196 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 190 (4.85%) MongoDB
8 160 (4.08%) Oracle Database
9 150 (3.83%) Big Data
10 149 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 131 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 115 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 109 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 89 (2.27%) Hadoop
15 85 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
16 65 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
17 63 (1.61%) DB2
18 47 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
19 38 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 31 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 544 (13.88%) Git (software)
2 517 (13.19%) Subversion
3 419 (10.69%) Maven
4 406 (10.36%) Eclipse
5 344 (8.78%) JUnit
6 296 (7.55%) Visual Studio
7 275 (7.02%) SoapUI
8 264 (6.73%) Selenium
9 257 (6.56%) Jenkins
10 245 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 241 (6.15%) Ant
12 217 (5.54%) JIRA
13 95 (2.42%) NUnit
14 93 (2.37%) TeamCity
15 81 (2.07%) WebDriver
16 78 (1.99%) TestNG
17 72 (1.84%) Mockito
17 72 (1.84%) Cucumber
18 63 (1.61%) Hudson
18 63 (1.61%) JMeter
General
1 693 (17.68%) Finance
2 251 (6.40%) Banking
3 218 (5.56%) Retail
4 214 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 133 (3.39%) Marketing
6 104 (2.65%) Games
7 64 (1.63%) Front Office
8 61 (1.56%) Advertising
9 50 (1.28%) Back Office
10 47 (1.20%) Online Betting
11 42 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 31 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 29 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.66%) Electronics
15 25 (0.64%) Publishing
16 18 (0.46%) Legal
17 13 (0.33%) French Language
17 13 (0.33%) iGaming
18 11 (0.28%) Local Government
18 11 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2694 (68.72%) Developer
2 904 (23.06%) Java Developer
3 611 (15.59%) Senior Developer
4 376 (9.59%) .NET Developer
5 363 (9.26%) C# Developer
6 310 (7.91%) Architect
7 278 (7.09%) Software Developer
8 267 (6.81%) PHP Developer
9 251 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 248 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
11 215 (5.48%) Analyst
11 215 (5.48%) Web Developer
12 210 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
13 167 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 148 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
15 143 (3.65%) Consultant
16 128 (3.27%) ASP.NET Developer
16 128 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 103 (2.63%) Lead Developer
18 97 (2.47%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2260 (57.65%) Web Services
2 2041 (52.07%) XML
3 1837 (46.86%) REST
4 1597 (40.74%) HTML
5 1400 (35.71%) .NET
6 1347 (34.36%) CSS
7 951 (24.26%) jQuery
8 868 (22.14%) JSON
9 867 (22.12%) Spring
10 751 (19.16%) ASP.NET
11 679 (17.32%) Ajax
12 668 (17.04%) J2EE
13 647 (16.51%) WCF
14 600 (15.31%) RESTful
15 539 (13.75%) Hibernate
16 495 (12.63%) HTML5
17 426 (10.87%) .NET Framework
18 330 (8.42%) JMS
19 322 (8.21%) Java EE
20 307 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 347 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 313 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
3 242 (6.17%) Open Source
4 204 (5.20%) Mobile App
5 175 (4.46%) User Experience
6 138 (3.52%) Client/Server
7 112 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 93 (2.37%) N-Tier
9 62 (1.58%) Social Media
10 51 (1.30%) Grid Computing
11 46 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 44 (1.12%) W3C
12 44 (1.12%) Data Integration
13 40 (1.02%) Mathematics
13 40 (1.02%) Clustering
14 37 (0.94%) Data Structures
15 36 (0.92%) iPhone
16 31 (0.79%) Fixed Income
17 30 (0.77%) Derivative
18 29 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 704 (17.96%) Linux
2 523 (13.34%) Windows
3 414 (10.56%) UNIX
4 240 (6.12%) Android
5 202 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 70 (1.79%) Solaris
7 39 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (0.82%) Windows Phone
10 26 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (0.61%) AIX
12 23 (0.59%) HPUX
13 22 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
14 21 (0.54%) CentOS
15 19 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
16 17 (0.43%) Windows 8
17 16 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
19 12 (0.31%) Windows 7
20 9 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1785 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 1008 (25.71%) MVC
3 1001 (25.54%) TDD
4 855 (21.81%) OO
5 591 (15.08%) Software Engineering
6 583 (14.87%) E-Commerce
7 578 (14.74%) Scrum
8 570 (14.54%) SOA
9 491 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
10 370 (9.44%) OOP
11 369 (9.41%) BDD
12 344 (8.78%) Unit Testing
13 296 (7.55%) Multithreading
14 263 (6.71%) Mentoring
15 224 (5.71%) CRM
16 200 (5.10%) UML
17 180 (4.59%) Web Development
18 174 (4.44%) OOD
19 167 (4.26%) Automated Testing
20 153 (3.90%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1885 (48.09%) Java
2 1741 (44.41%) JavaScript
3 1670 (42.60%) SQL
4 1295 (33.04%) C#
5 568 (14.49%) PHP
6 300 (7.65%) T-SQL
7 263 (6.71%) C++
8 207 (5.28%) PL/SQL
9 192 (4.90%) Python
10 165 (4.21%) VB.NET
11 142 (3.62%) Perl
12 114 (2.91%) Ruby
13 109 (2.78%) XPath
14 103 (2.63%) C
15 96 (2.45%) Objective-C
16 95 (2.42%) Groovy
17 84 (2.14%) Scala
18 80 (2.04%) VB
19 75 (1.91%) Shell Script
20 69 (1.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 603 (15.38%) Degree
2 83 (2.12%) ISEB
3 82 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 54 (1.38%) Sun Certification
5 52 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 43 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 32 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (0.64%) OCPJP
9 24 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (0.41%) CISSP
11 15 (0.38%) OCMJD
12 12 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (0.31%) CCNA
13 11 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 11 (0.28%) Brainbench
14 10 (0.26%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.26%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.23%) PMP
16 8 (0.20%) HND
17 6 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 334 (8.52%) QA
2 31 (0.79%) SLA
3 16 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.33%) ISO 8583
5 12 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.15%) HL7
9 5 (0.13%) RosettaNet
10 4 (0.10%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.026%) WAI
11 1 (0.026%) Basel II
11 1 (0.026%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 68 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.36%) Varnish
4 14 (0.36%) NFS
5 11 (0.28%) Docker
6 10 (0.26%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.20%) Firmware
8 7 (0.18%) iptables
9 5 (0.13%) Xen
10 4 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.10%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.10%) Cygwin
11 3 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.077%) KVM
11 3 (0.077%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.026%) vSphere
12 1 (0.026%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 37 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (0.74%) Puppet
3 17 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
4 16 (0.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 12 (0.31%) HAProxy
6 10 (0.26%) Nagios
7 7 (0.18%) OpenNMS
8 5 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.13%) OpenView
8 5 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.10%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.10%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.10%) logstash
9 4 (0.10%) Kibana
10 3 (0.077%) Opsview
10 3 (0.077%) Ansible
10 3 (0.077%) CA LISA
10 3 (0.077%) Netcool
Vendors
1 771 (19.67%) Oracle
2 734 (18.72%) Microsoft
3 181 (4.62%) IBM
4 150 (3.83%) Zend
5 114 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
6 92 (2.35%) VMware
7 79 (2.02%) hybris
8 63 (1.61%) Sun
9 61 (1.56%) TIBCO
10 57 (1.45%) Sybase
11 56 (1.43%) SAP
12 52 (1.33%) Google
13 49 (1.25%) Adobe
14 48 (1.22%) Red Hat
15 45 (1.15%) Sitecore
16 43 (1.10%) Siebel
17 36 (0.92%) Cisco
18 32 (0.82%) HP
18 32 (0.82%) BEA
19 29 (0.74%) ATG
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Henderson Scott
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Henderson Scott
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
GCS
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65k (inclusive of bonus & ben
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65k Including Bonus & Benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Reco Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 34k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus, Stock options, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago