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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 75 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 27 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.18% 1.80% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 4.71% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 11
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -34.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
430 403 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.76% 38.27% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 346 317 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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
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 5 March 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 - 11 £37,500 - 7
Basildon - 2 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (53.49%) XML
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) .NET
4 17 (39.53%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) SoapUI
5 16 (37.21%) QA
5 16 (37.21%) E-Commerce
6 15 (34.88%) Web Services
6 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
7 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
8 13 (30.23%) C#
8 13 (30.23%) SQL
9 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
9 12 (27.91%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (25.58%) Middleware
10 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
11 10 (23.26%) Selenium
11 10 (23.26%) WCF
11 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
11 10 (23.26%) XMLSpy
11 10 (23.26%) C++
11 10 (23.26%) C
11 10 (23.26%) Perl
11 10 (23.26%) Python
12 9 (20.93%) Windows
12 9 (20.93%) Linux
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
12 9 (20.93%) IIS
12 9 (20.93%) ISTQB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) NAS
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) IPv4
2 4 (9.30%) IPv6
3 1 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.30%) Firebird
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) SoapUI
2 12 (27.91%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (23.26%) Selenium
3 10 (23.26%) XMLSpy
4 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
5 4 (9.30%) Subversion
5 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
5 4 (9.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) LoadUI
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Test Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) QA Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Database Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Deployment Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
7 4 (9.30%) QA Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Test Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Test Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Programmer
9 1 (2.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) XML
2 18 (41.86%) .NET
3 15 (34.88%) Web Services
4 11 (25.58%) Middleware
5 10 (23.26%) WCF
6 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
7 8 (18.60%) jQuery
7 8 (18.60%) REST
8 5 (11.63%) HTML
9 4 (9.30%) Ext JS
9 4 (9.30%) CSS
10 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
10 1 (2.33%) COM+
10 1 (2.33%) iOS SDK
10 1 (2.33%) OAuth
10 1 (2.33%) Ajax
10 1 (2.33%) LINQ
10 1 (2.33%) JSON
10 1 (2.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) E-Commerce
2 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Asset Management
3 8 (18.60%) Network Management
4 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Manual Testing
5 5 (11.63%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.30%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (9.30%) Software Architecture
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) Refactoring
6 4 (9.30%) Release Management
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (9.30%) TDD
6 4 (9.30%) Change Management
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
3 10 (23.26%) C++
3 10 (23.26%) C
3 10 (23.26%) Perl
3 10 (23.26%) Python
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) XAML
7 1 (2.33%) Delphi
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 9 (20.93%) ISTQB
3 8 (18.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) MKS
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Rayleigh
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago