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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 62 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 32 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.03% 2.52% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.67% 6.81% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 13
Median salary £61,750 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £30,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
417 514 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 39.53% 36.98% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 280 432 369
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Brentwood +10 15 - -
Colchester +19 7 £67,500 +68.75%
Chelmsford -5 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Basildon +12 1 - -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 38 (76.00%) Java
2 32 (64.00%) Web Services
3 30 (60.00%) HTML
4 29 (58.00%) Linux
5 28 (56.00%) SQL
6 26 (52.00%) Oracle
6 26 (52.00%) Apache
7 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 25 (50.00%) XML
8 24 (48.00%) .NET
9 23 (46.00%) Finance
10 22 (44.00%) C#
11 20 (40.00%) Windows
12 18 (36.00%) JBoss
12 18 (36.00%) MVC
12 18 (36.00%) Spring
13 17 (34.00%) OO
13 17 (34.00%) CSS
14 16 (32.00%) J2EE
14 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
15 15 (30.00%) Tomcat
16 14 (28.00%) RDBMS
17 13 (26.00%) VB.NET
17 13 (26.00%) SDLC
17 13 (26.00%) REST
18 12 (24.00%) GlassFish
18 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
18 12 (24.00%) Ajax
18 12 (24.00%) Firewall

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 26 (52.00%) Apache
2 18 (36.00%) JBoss
3 15 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 12 (24.00%) GlassFish
5 8 (16.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (10.00%) IIS
7 3 (6.00%) Mule
8 2 (4.00%) Confluence
8 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) SSL
4 4 (8.00%) Internet
4 4 (8.00%) LDAP
4 4 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (28.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.00%) Big Data
4 8 (16.00%) CouchDB
4 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (16.00%) MySQL
4 8 (16.00%) Neo4j
4 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.00%) ActiveReports
6 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.00%) Gerrit
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Gradle
2 6 (12.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) JUnit
2 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) TestNG
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Lead Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Architect
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) IT Architect
6 6 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Performance Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) Web Services
2 30 (60.00%) HTML
3 25 (50.00%) XML
4 24 (48.00%) .NET
5 18 (36.00%) Spring
6 17 (34.00%) CSS
7 16 (32.00%) J2EE
8 13 (26.00%) REST
9 12 (24.00%) Ajax
9 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 11 (22.00%) JMS
10 11 (22.00%) jQuery
10 11 (22.00%) JSON
10 11 (22.00%) JSP
11 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 9 (18.00%) Struts
13 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
13 8 (16.00%) EJB
13 8 (16.00%) Servlets
13 8 (16.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) DataPower
3 4 (8.00%) Wiki
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
4 2 (4.00%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Linux
2 20 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Unix
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) MVC
2 17 (34.00%) OO
3 13 (26.00%) SDLC
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (16.00%) SOA
6 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Validation
7 5 (10.00%) Change Control
7 5 (10.00%) SOLID
8 4 (8.00%) BCP
8 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) SQL
3 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) C#
5 13 (26.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (12.00%) C++
8 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (12.00%) VBA
8 6 (12.00%) VC++
9 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (8.00%) Python
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (12.00%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (8.00%) Nagios
2 4 (8.00%) Opsview
3 2 (4.00%) Kibana
3 2 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix
3 6 (12.00%) HP
3 6 (12.00%) IBM
4 4 (8.00%) F5
4 4 (8.00%) Splunk
5 2 (4.00%) MKS
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow