The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 86 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.85% 1.61% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 4.62% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
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
412 411 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.83% 34.74% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 320 372 358
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Essex

SOAP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Brentwood - 3 - - 1
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 20 (54.05%) SoapUI
2 18 (48.65%) QA
3 17 (45.95%) XML
4 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
5 12 (32.43%) Middleware
5 12 (32.43%) Web Services
5 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
6 11 (29.73%) XMLSpy
6 11 (29.73%) Finance
6 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
7 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
7 10 (27.03%) Asset Management
7 10 (27.03%) HP UFT
7 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
7 10 (27.03%) Python
7 10 (27.03%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) Perl
7 10 (27.03%) C
7 10 (27.03%) C++
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 10 (27.03%) Network Management
7 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (27.03%) SDLC
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.62%) C#
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.92%) Apache
10 7 (18.92%) PHP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Firebird
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) SoapUI
2 11 (29.73%) XMLSpy
3 10 (27.03%) HP UFT
4 6 (16.22%) Selenium
5 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
7 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (5.41%) Subversion
8 1 (2.70%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Test Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) QA Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Database Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Deployment Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) XML
2 12 (32.43%) Middleware
2 12 (32.43%) Web Services
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.92%) Ext JS
5 6 (16.22%) WCF
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) REST
8 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.11%) CSS
8 3 (8.11%) HTML
9 2 (5.41%) JSON
10 1 (2.70%) Ajax
10 1 (2.70%) HTML5
10 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) AS400
1 1 (2.70%) iPhone
1 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.03%) Asset Management
3 10 (27.03%) Network Management
3 10 (27.03%) SDLC
4 7 (18.92%) Software Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Test Management
6 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.11%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.41%) OWASP
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) Perl
2 10 (27.03%) C
2 10 (27.03%) C++
2 10 (27.03%) Python
2 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
1 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.41%) MKS