The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 105 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 44 22 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.78% 1.15% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 2.70% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 74
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
869 814 1242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.22% 42.42% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 743 716 1074
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Watford +2 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City +4 12 £30,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 2 - -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 77 (85.56%) XML
2 67 (74.44%) JavaScript
3 63 (70.00%) HTML
4 54 (60.00%) Web Services
5 51 (56.67%) MySQL
6 46 (51.11%) jQuery
7 44 (48.89%) Linux
8 40 (44.44%) CSS
9 38 (42.22%) SQL
10 37 (41.11%) Subversion
11 35 (38.89%) PHP
12 34 (37.78%) .NET
13 32 (35.56%) ASP.NET
13 32 (35.56%) UNIX
13 32 (35.56%) REST
14 28 (31.11%) Degree
14 28 (31.11%) Internet
15 27 (30.00%) Java
16 23 (25.56%) C#
16 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
16 23 (25.56%) Zend
17 22 (24.44%) Symfony
17 22 (24.44%) XSLT
18 21 (23.33%) MVC
18 21 (23.33%) Maven
19 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
19 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
20 19 (21.11%) Finance
20 19 (21.11%) Hibernate

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (14.44%) Drupal
2 11 (12.22%) Adobe CQ
3 9 (10.00%) ColdFusion
4 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.78%) MQSeries
6 6 (6.67%) Apache
6 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (4.44%) Node.js
9 3 (3.33%) IIS
9 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (2.22%) JBoss
10 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
10 2 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Office
2 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
1 4 (4.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.11%) Internet
2 12 (13.33%) IPv4
3 8 (8.89%) HTTP
4 4 (4.44%) CTI
4 4 (4.44%) VoIP
5 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (56.67%) MySQL
2 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.78%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.33%) DB2
8 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (41.11%) Subversion
2 21 (23.33%) Maven
3 9 (10.00%) Ant
4 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
5 7 (7.78%) Log4j
5 7 (7.78%) JUnit
6 6 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 5 (5.56%) CruiseControl
8 4 (4.44%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.22%) Hudson
9 2 (2.22%) NUnit
9 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (1.11%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.22%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Games
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (75.56%) Developer
2 26 (28.89%) Senior Developer
3 21 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 20 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Support Analyst
5 17 (18.89%) Analyst
6 16 (17.78%) Technical Support
6 16 (17.78%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (17.78%) Technical Support Analyst
7 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (14.44%) C# Developer
10 12 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (12.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 10 (11.11%) Web Developer
12 10 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
13 9 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
13 9 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (85.56%) XML
2 63 (70.00%) HTML
3 54 (60.00%) Web Services
4 46 (51.11%) jQuery
5 40 (44.44%) CSS
6 34 (37.78%) .NET
7 32 (35.56%) ASP.NET
7 32 (35.56%) REST
8 22 (24.44%) Symfony
8 22 (24.44%) XSLT
9 19 (21.11%) Hibernate
9 19 (21.11%) Spring
10 18 (20.00%) DHTML
11 17 (18.89%) .NET Framework
11 17 (18.89%) Zend Framework
12 13 (14.44%) Ajax
12 13 (14.44%) DOM
13 12 (13.33%) RESTful
14 11 (12.22%) HTML5
14 11 (12.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.78%) Web 2.0
3 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.56%) Open Source
5 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.44%) IVR
5 4 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.11%) PACS
6 1 (1.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Linux
2 32 (35.56%) UNIX
3 13 (14.44%) Windows
4 11 (12.22%) HPUX
4 11 (12.22%) Solaris
4 11 (12.22%) Android
4 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS
5 9 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.56%) AIX
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) MVC
2 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 15 (16.67%) OO
3 15 (16.67%) Web Development
4 11 (12.22%) Incident Management
4 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.22%) TDD
4 11 (12.22%) Content Management
5 10 (11.11%) ITIL
6 9 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 8 (8.89%) SOA
8 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.78%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (6.67%) MVVM
9 6 (6.67%) Scrum
10 5 (5.56%) Coaching
11 4 (4.44%) People Management
11 4 (4.44%) Integration Testing
11 4 (4.44%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 67 (74.44%) JavaScript
2 38 (42.22%) SQL
3 35 (38.89%) PHP
4 27 (30.00%) Java
5 23 (25.56%) C#
6 18 (20.00%) PHP5
7 15 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 11 (12.22%) XPath
9 9 (10.00%) VB.NET
10 8 (8.89%) C++
11 5 (5.56%) VB
12 4 (4.44%) C
13 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.11%) Perl
13 1 (1.11%) Ruby
13 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (31.11%) Degree
2 11 (12.22%) Sun Certification
3 9 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.44%) ISEB
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
1 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) HL7
2 1 (1.11%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.44%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Zend
2 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.56%) Oracle
4 9 (10.00%) IBM
4 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.78%) Interwoven
5 7 (7.78%) Sun
6 4 (4.44%) Avaya
6 4 (4.44%) VMware
7 2 (2.22%) Fiorano
7 2 (2.22%) Software AG
7 2 (2.22%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.22%) webMethods
8 1 (1.11%) Temenos
8 1 (1.11%) Twitter
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum 30k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago