The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 77 62 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 25 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.35% 3.02% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.31% 6.28% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 16
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
396 462 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.29% 48.18% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 342 420 416
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £41,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Cheltenham +2 15 £63,750 +59.37%
Gloucester -12 4 £62,500 +95.31%
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 35 (79.55%) Web Services
2 27 (61.36%) REST
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 18 (40.91%) MVC
4 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 16 (36.36%) TDD
6 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.09%) Spring
6 15 (34.09%) Hibernate
6 15 (34.09%) XML
7 14 (31.82%) UNIX
7 14 (31.82%) Linux
7 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) BDD
8 13 (29.55%) JPA
8 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 13 (29.55%) Middleware
9 12 (27.27%) CSS
9 12 (27.27%) Spring MVC
10 11 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (25.00%) JSON
10 11 (25.00%) JIRA
10 11 (25.00%) JUnit
10 11 (25.00%) webMethods
11 10 (22.73%) HTML
11 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
11 10 (22.73%) Integration Testing
12 9 (20.45%) C#
12 9 (20.45%) SQL
12 9 (20.45%) .NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (13.64%) JBoss
1 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) Mule
2 5 (11.36%) Mule ESB
3 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) JUnit
1 11 (25.00%) JIRA
2 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.91%) TestNG
3 7 (15.91%) Maven
4 5 (11.36%) JMeter
4 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
4 5 (11.36%) NeoLoad
5 4 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 3 (6.82%) Electronics
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Java Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Technical Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Programmer
6 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Java Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Java Programmer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.09%) webMethods Developer
8 2 (4.55%) webMethods Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Tester
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) Web Services
2 27 (61.36%) REST
3 15 (34.09%) XML
3 15 (34.09%) Hibernate
3 15 (34.09%) Spring
4 13 (29.55%) Middleware
4 13 (29.55%) JPA
5 12 (27.27%) Spring MVC
5 12 (27.27%) CSS
6 11 (25.00%) JSON
7 10 (22.73%) HTML
8 9 (20.45%) .NET
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.64%) CSS3
9 6 (13.64%) Apache Camel
10 5 (11.36%) CakePHP
10 5 (11.36%) jQuery
10 5 (11.36%) WCF
10 5 (11.36%) WPF
10 5 (11.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) TDD
3 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.82%) BDD
5 11 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (22.73%) Integration Testing
7 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) Web Application Development
10 5 (11.36%) Kanban
10 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
10 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (6.82%) Web Development
12 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
12 3 (6.82%) CRM
12 3 (6.82%) SOA
12 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) C#
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) C
5 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) webMethods
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Apple
3 4 (9.09%) Zend
4 3 (6.82%) SAP