The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 76 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 23 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.38% 1.82% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 5.05% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 27
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
SOAP
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 436 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.32% 36.12% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 358 363 476
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SOAP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Essex region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Essex

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Essex

SOAP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 6 £42,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £45,000 -
Brentwood +2 2 - -
Colchester - 1 £38,500 -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 25 (62.50%) Web Services
3 23 (57.50%) .NET
4 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (50.00%) Java
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (50.00%) XML
6 19 (47.50%) Finance
7 18 (45.00%) HTML
7 18 (45.00%) jQuery
8 17 (42.50%) SQL
8 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
9 16 (40.00%) CSS
10 15 (37.50%) Windows
11 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (35.00%) HTML5
11 14 (35.00%) Ajax
12 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
13 12 (30.00%) OO
13 12 (30.00%) ISTQB
13 12 (30.00%) SoapUI
13 12 (30.00%) CSS3
14 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
14 11 (27.50%) QA
15 10 (25.00%) HP
15 10 (25.00%) ISEB
15 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
15 10 (25.00%) Degree
15 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.50%) Selenium
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) JMeter
4 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.00%) Gradle
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) JUnit
5 2 (5.00%) Maven
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.00%) XMLSpy
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA Agile
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Tester
7 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Analyst
8 5 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (12.50%) HTML Developer
8 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 5 (12.50%) LoadRunner Tester
8 5 (12.50%) Performance Tester
8 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) Web Services
2 23 (57.50%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) XML
4 18 (45.00%) HTML
4 18 (45.00%) jQuery
5 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
6 16 (40.00%) CSS
7 14 (35.00%) Ajax
7 14 (35.00%) HTML5
8 12 (30.00%) CSS3
9 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.00%) REST
12 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
13 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
13 4 (10.00%) J2EE
13 4 (10.00%) RESTful
13 4 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) CMDB
2 2 (5.00%) DataPower
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) OO
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
2 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
2 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
3 5 (12.50%) MVC
3 5 (12.50%) SDLC
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
6 2 (5.00%) TDD
6 2 (5.00%) Validation
6 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) Java
4 17 (42.50%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
6 8 (20.00%) VBA
7 4 (10.00%) Groovy
8 2 (5.00%) Scala
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) HP
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) MKS
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow