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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 141 127 155
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1989 2204 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.02% 2.28% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 5.53% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1825 1748
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
36466 39869 44266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.08% 41.23% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31627 33575 39670
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -12 845 £55,000 - 101
South East -25 454 £45,000 - 89
North West -11 166 £37,500 -6.25% 42
East of England +11 163 £45,000 +12.50% 31
South West -6 140 £38,500 -2.53% 27
Yorkshire -52 106 £40,000 +6.66% 18
East Midlands -32 59 £40,000 -4.76% 12
West Midlands -41 35 £35,000 -6.66% 9
North East -8 7 £38,500 -10.46% 2
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2242 (55.55%) XML
2 2241 (55.53%) Web Services
3 1886 (46.73%) Java
4 1885 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1861 (46.11%) JavaScript
6 1762 (43.66%) SQL
7 1751 (43.38%) HTML
8 1616 (40.04%) REST
9 1560 (38.65%) .NET
10 1519 (37.64%) CSS
11 1384 (34.29%) C#
12 1209 (29.96%) SQL Server
13 1134 (28.10%) jQuery
14 1124 (27.85%) MVC
15 1002 (24.83%) TDD
16 942 (23.34%) ASP.NET
17 901 (22.32%) JSON
18 876 (21.70%) OO
19 793 (19.65%) Spring
20 786 (19.47%) Microsoft
21 768 (19.03%) Oracle
22 721 (17.86%) WCF
23 694 (17.20%) Linux
24 690 (17.10%) MySQL
25 663 (16.43%) Ajax
26 644 (15.96%) PHP
27 642 (15.91%) E-Commerce
28 638 (15.81%) SOA
29 637 (15.78%) RESTful
30 628 (15.56%) Scrum

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 314 (7.78%) Tomcat
2 313 (7.76%) Apache
3 272 (6.74%) JBoss
4 261 (6.47%) WebSphere
5 214 (5.30%) CMS
6 213 (5.28%) IIS
7 167 (4.14%) WebLogic
8 90 (2.23%) Node.js
9 84 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
10 82 (2.03%) Drupal
11 79 (1.96%) SharePoint
11 79 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
12 74 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 60 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
14 50 (1.24%) WordPress
15 45 (1.11%) GlassFish
16 43 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
16 43 (1.07%) Confluence
17 41 (1.02%) Apache Solr
18 40 (0.99%) Alfresco
Applications
1 347 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.04%) MS Office
3 34 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 12 (0.30%) MS Project
7 10 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.15%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.12%) SPSS
10 4 (0.099%) Open Workbench
10 4 (0.099%) Mingle
11 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.025%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 71 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (1.59%) Magento
3 30 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 16 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
8 7 (0.17%) Agresso
9 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.099%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.099%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.074%) IntelliMatch
11 3 (0.074%) Workday HCM
11 3 (0.074%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.074%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
12 2 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.050%) Kondor+
12 2 (0.050%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 113 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (1.73%) SaaS
4 31 (0.77%) IaaS
5 21 (0.52%) GitHub
6 19 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.37%) PaaS
8 10 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.22%) CloudBees
10 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.15%) Force.com
12 5 (0.12%) Pure360
13 4 (0.099%) Office 365
13 4 (0.099%) Trello
14 3 (0.074%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.050%) SuccessFactors
15 2 (0.050%) Taleo
15 2 (0.050%) Heroku
16 1 (0.025%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 436 (10.80%) HTTP
2 231 (5.72%) Internet
3 150 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 67 (1.66%) SSL
5 52 (1.29%) LDAP
6 45 (1.11%) DNS
7 40 (0.99%) Intranet
8 36 (0.89%) Firewall
9 33 (0.82%) FTP
10 29 (0.72%) Extranet
11 28 (0.69%) Ethernet
11 28 (0.69%) SSH
12 25 (0.62%) HTTPS
13 24 (0.59%) MPLS
13 24 (0.59%) Broadband
14 23 (0.57%) VPN
14 23 (0.57%) IPv4
14 23 (0.57%) Network Security
15 22 (0.55%) SMTP
16 21 (0.52%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1209 (29.96%) SQL Server
2 690 (17.10%) MySQL
3 370 (9.17%) Relational Database
4 261 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 205 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 199 (4.93%) NoSQL
7 182 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 176 (4.36%) MongoDB
9 156 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 145 (3.59%) Big Data
10 145 (3.59%) Oracle Database
11 112 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 110 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 96 (2.38%) Hadoop
14 84 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
15 60 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
16 57 (1.41%) DB2
17 43 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 40 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
19 38 (0.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 541 (13.40%) Subversion
2 487 (12.07%) Git (software)
3 408 (10.11%) Eclipse
4 388 (9.61%) Maven
5 332 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 293 (7.26%) Visual Studio
7 287 (7.11%) JUnit
8 269 (6.67%) Selenium
9 245 (6.07%) SoapUI
10 239 (5.92%) Ant
11 214 (5.30%) Jenkins
12 188 (4.66%) JIRA
13 149 (3.69%) Cucumber
14 118 (2.92%) TeamCity
15 109 (2.70%) NUnit
16 86 (2.13%) NetBeans
16 86 (2.13%) SpecFlow
17 75 (1.86%) WebDriver
18 73 (1.81%) Mockito
19 69 (1.71%) Xcode
General
1 611 (15.14%) Finance
2 281 (6.96%) Retail
3 249 (6.17%) Banking
4 207 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 132 (3.27%) Marketing
6 126 (3.12%) Games
7 60 (1.49%) Advertising
8 54 (1.34%) Front Office
9 38 (0.94%) Back Office
10 34 (0.84%) Online Betting
11 32 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 32 (0.79%) Publishing
12 31 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 30 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 27 (0.67%) Retail Banking
15 21 (0.52%) Electronics
16 17 (0.42%) Legal
17 12 (0.30%) Law
18 11 (0.27%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2765 (68.51%) Developer
2 871 (21.58%) Java Developer
3 528 (13.08%) Senior Developer
4 444 (11.00%) .NET Developer
5 358 (8.87%) C# Developer
6 324 (8.03%) Web Developer
7 321 (7.95%) PHP Developer
8 296 (7.33%) Software Developer
9 292 (7.23%) Architect
10 282 (6.99%) Analyst
11 250 (6.19%) Software Engineer
12 209 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
13 208 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 170 (4.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 162 (4.01%) Consultant
16 136 (3.37%) Test Analyst
17 132 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 130 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
19 126 (3.12%) ASP.NET Developer
20 100 (2.48%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2242 (55.55%) XML
2 2241 (55.53%) Web Services
3 1751 (43.38%) HTML
4 1616 (40.04%) REST
5 1560 (38.65%) .NET
6 1519 (37.64%) CSS
7 1134 (28.10%) jQuery
8 942 (23.34%) ASP.NET
9 901 (22.32%) JSON
10 793 (19.65%) Spring
11 721 (17.86%) WCF
12 663 (16.43%) Ajax
13 637 (15.78%) RESTful
14 612 (15.16%) J2EE
15 558 (13.83%) HTML5
16 526 (13.03%) .NET Framework
17 513 (12.71%) Hibernate
18 411 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 371 (9.19%) CSS3
20 346 (8.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 379 (9.39%) Computer Science
2 280 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 246 (6.10%) Open Source
4 225 (5.57%) Mobile App
5 115 (2.85%) Client/Server
6 105 (2.60%) User Experience
7 100 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 96 (2.38%) N-Tier
9 77 (1.91%) Data Integration
10 72 (1.78%) W3C
11 57 (1.41%) Management Information System
12 55 (1.36%) Mathematics
13 50 (1.24%) Social Media
14 49 (1.21%) RIA
14 49 (1.21%) Clustering
15 48 (1.19%) iPhone
16 38 (0.94%) iPad
17 36 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
18 33 (0.82%) Online Games
18 33 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 694 (17.20%) Linux
2 502 (12.44%) Windows
3 433 (10.73%) UNIX
4 272 (6.74%) Android
5 247 (6.12%) Apple iOS
6 80 (1.98%) Solaris
7 42 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.94%) Windows Phone
9 31 (0.77%) CentOS
10 29 (0.72%) Windows Phone 8
11 26 (0.64%) AIX
12 24 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (0.55%) HPUX
14 21 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 13 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.22%) zOS
17 9 (0.22%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1885 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1124 (27.85%) MVC
3 1002 (24.83%) TDD
4 876 (21.70%) OO
5 642 (15.91%) E-Commerce
6 638 (15.81%) SOA
7 628 (15.56%) Scrum
8 600 (14.87%) Software Engineering
9 462 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
10 423 (10.48%) BDD
11 388 (9.61%) OOP
12 333 (8.25%) Unit Testing
13 289 (7.16%) Multithreading
14 247 (6.12%) Web Development
15 244 (6.05%) Mentoring
16 209 (5.18%) CRM
17 198 (4.91%) OOD
18 178 (4.41%) UML
19 167 (4.14%) iOS Development
20 161 (3.99%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1886 (46.73%) Java
2 1861 (46.11%) JavaScript
3 1762 (43.66%) SQL
4 1384 (34.29%) C#
5 644 (15.96%) PHP
6 377 (9.34%) T-SQL
7 267 (6.62%) C++
8 210 (5.20%) VB.NET
9 182 (4.51%) Ruby
10 175 (4.34%) Perl
11 173 (4.29%) Python
12 165 (4.09%) PL/SQL
13 137 (3.39%) VB
14 134 (3.32%) XPath
15 128 (3.17%) C
16 122 (3.02%) Objective-C
17 105 (2.60%) PHP5
18 85 (2.11%) Groovy
19 62 (1.54%) Scala
20 61 (1.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 618 (15.31%) Degree
2 104 (2.58%) ISEB
3 100 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 67 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 44 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (0.92%) Sun Certification
6 37 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 26 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (0.47%) OCPJP
9 18 (0.45%) HND
10 16 (0.40%) OCMJD
11 15 (0.37%) CISSP
11 15 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 14 (0.35%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.32%) PMP
14 12 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (0.30%) CCNA
15 11 (0.27%) DV Cleared
16 9 (0.22%) Brainbench
17 8 (0.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 361 (8.94%) QA
2 34 (0.84%) SLA
3 20 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.32%) HL7
7 12 (0.30%) WAI
8 9 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.20%) ISO 8583
10 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.15%) WCAG
12 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.025%) RosettaNet
12 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
System Software
1 51 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 48 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.57%) Firmware
4 14 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.32%) NFS
6 9 (0.22%) Docker
6 9 (0.22%) Varnish
6 9 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 9 (0.22%) Xen
7 7 (0.17%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.15%) HDFS
9 5 (0.12%) Cygwin
9 5 (0.12%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.074%) KVM
12 2 (0.050%) vSphere
13 1 (0.025%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.025%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 47 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.42%) Puppet
4 13 (0.32%) Nagios
5 10 (0.25%) HAProxy
5 10 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (0.15%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.15%) Opsview
6 6 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
7 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.099%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.099%) logstash
8 4 (0.099%) Kibana
8 4 (0.099%) OpenView
9 3 (0.074%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.074%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.050%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.050%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.050%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 786 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 768 (19.03%) Oracle
3 154 (3.82%) IBM
3 154 (3.82%) Zend
4 86 (2.13%) Google
5 84 (2.08%) Adobe
6 82 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 72 (1.78%) TIBCO
8 69 (1.71%) VMware
9 63 (1.56%) HP
10 62 (1.54%) hybris
11 52 (1.29%) Sun
11 52 (1.29%) SAP
11 52 (1.29%) Red Hat
12 49 (1.21%) Telerik
13 42 (1.04%) Sybase
14 37 (0.92%) Twitter
15 35 (0.87%) Sitecore
16 31 (0.77%) Cisco
17 29 (0.72%) Facebook
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
EE
Salary: COMPETITIVE+BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Middlesex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 21 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000 Plust bonus + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago