The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 66 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 22 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.82% 0.73% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 2.04% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 23
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 392 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.45% 35.70% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 389 356 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
East of England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Billericay - 6 £37,500 -
Chelmsford - 3 £42,500 -
Saffron Walden - 3 - - 1
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 56 (91.80%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) Web Services
3 46 (75.41%) SQL
4 45 (73.77%) SQL Server
5 44 (72.13%) C#
6 42 (68.85%) ASP.NET
7 40 (65.57%) Microsoft
8 34 (55.74%) Java
9 23 (37.70%) SharePoint
9 23 (37.70%) IIS
9 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
10 22 (36.07%) XML
10 22 (36.07%) Degree
11 21 (34.43%) OO
12 20 (32.79%) VB.NET
12 20 (32.79%) WinForms
12 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
12 20 (32.79%) Android
12 20 (32.79%) Android Development
13 19 (31.15%) DevExpress
13 19 (31.15%) Ruby
13 19 (31.15%) Ruby on Rails
14 15 (24.59%) Ajax
15 13 (21.31%) Finance
15 13 (21.31%) CSS
15 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
16 12 (19.67%) MVC
17 11 (18.03%) FTP
17 11 (18.03%) ADO.NET
17 11 (18.03%) jQuery

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 23 (37.70%) SharePoint
1 23 (37.70%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.20%) Drupal
4 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) FTP
2 5 (8.20%) LDAP
3 3 (4.92%) Internet
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (73.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.84%) MS Access
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) VisualVM
3 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.64%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Automotive
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Software Developer
3 13 (21.31%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Systems Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Database Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Integration Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Lead Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (91.80%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) Web Services
3 42 (68.85%) ASP.NET
4 22 (36.07%) XML
5 20 (32.79%) WinForms
6 19 (31.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (24.59%) Ajax
8 13 (21.31%) CSS
9 11 (18.03%) ADO.NET
9 11 (18.03%) jQuery
9 11 (18.03%) WCF
10 9 (14.75%) HTML
10 9 (14.75%) COM+
11 8 (13.11%) HTML5
12 7 (11.48%) JSP
12 7 (11.48%) CSS3
12 7 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (9.84%) Struts2
13 6 (9.84%) Struts
14 5 (8.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) Telematics
3 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.92%) DataPower
4 3 (4.92%) Wiki
5 2 (3.28%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Android
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.92%) UNIX
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) OO
2 20 (32.79%) Android Development
3 12 (19.67%) MVC
4 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.20%) OOD
5 5 (8.20%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 3 (4.92%) Quality Management
6 3 (4.92%) SOA
6 3 (4.92%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.92%) Workflow
6 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.92%) MVVM
6 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analytics
6 3 (4.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 44 (72.13%) C#
3 34 (55.74%) Java
4 20 (32.79%) VB.NET
5 19 (31.15%) Ruby
6 10 (16.39%) C++
7 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.11%) PHP
9 7 (11.48%) Python
10 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
11 5 (8.20%) VB
11 5 (8.20%) C
12 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
13 2 (3.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Nagios
1 3 (4.92%) Opsview
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (65.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) DevExpress
3 6 (9.84%) JBoss
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
4 5 (8.20%) Splunk
5 3 (4.92%) SAP
5 3 (4.92%) webMethods
5 3 (4.92%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.92%) Software AG
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 3 days ago