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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 87 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 58 23 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.45% 1.22% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.71% 2.96% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 69
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 £40,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £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
864 777 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.46% 41.05% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 707 670 1057
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 25 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +10 21 £30,000 - 2
Royston - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -17 1 - -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 84 (84.85%) XML
2 66 (66.67%) HTML
2 66 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 56 (56.57%) MySQL
4 53 (53.54%) Web Services
5 51 (51.52%) Linux
6 45 (45.45%) UNIX
7 41 (41.41%) Java
7 41 (41.41%) SQL
7 41 (41.41%) jQuery
8 40 (40.40%) Degree
9 38 (38.38%) Subversion
10 36 (36.36%) CSS
11 35 (35.35%) .NET
12 34 (34.34%) PHP
13 33 (33.33%) REST
14 31 (31.31%) Internet
15 28 (28.28%) ASP.NET
16 26 (26.26%) Maven
16 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
16 26 (26.26%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (25.25%) E-Commerce
18 24 (24.24%) Hibernate
18 24 (24.24%) Spring
19 23 (23.23%) Finance
20 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
21 21 (21.21%) XSLT
22 20 (20.20%) OO
22 20 (20.20%) Zend
22 20 (20.20%) MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (14.14%) Adobe CQ
2 13 (13.13%) ColdFusion
3 11 (11.11%) Drupal
4 9 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.08%) MQSeries
5 8 (8.08%) WebSphere
6 6 (6.06%) Apache
6 6 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.03%) Node.js
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.02%) IIS
9 2 (2.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Office
2 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) SaaS
1 3 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.31%) Internet
2 16 (16.16%) IPv4
3 10 (10.10%) HTTP
4 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.03%) CTI
5 3 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (56.57%) MySQL
2 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.03%) DB2
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (38.38%) Subversion
2 26 (26.26%) Maven
3 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
4 13 (13.13%) JUnit
5 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 10 (10.10%) Ant
7 8 (8.08%) Visual Studio
7 8 (8.08%) Log4j
8 6 (6.06%) CruiseControl
8 6 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (6.06%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.02%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.02%) Hudson
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Retail
3 12 (12.12%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.07%) Banking
5 6 (6.06%) Games
5 6 (6.06%) Financial Institution
6 5 (5.05%) Back Office
7 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (68.69%) Developer
2 33 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 27 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 23 (23.23%) Analyst
5 22 (22.22%) Support Analyst
6 21 (21.21%) Technical Support
6 21 (21.21%) Technical Analyst
6 21 (21.21%) Technical Support Analyst
7 18 (18.18%) PHP Developer
7 18 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (13.13%) .NET Developer
9 10 (10.10%) C# Developer
10 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (8.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 8 (8.08%) Web Developer
12 7 (7.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (6.06%) Test Leader
13 6 (6.06%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (84.85%) XML
2 66 (66.67%) HTML
3 53 (53.54%) Web Services
4 41 (41.41%) jQuery
5 36 (36.36%) CSS
6 35 (35.35%) .NET
7 33 (33.33%) REST
8 28 (28.28%) ASP.NET
9 24 (24.24%) Hibernate
9 24 (24.24%) Spring
10 21 (21.21%) XSLT
11 19 (19.19%) DHTML
11 19 (19.19%) DOM
11 19 (19.19%) Symfony
12 16 (16.16%) RESTful
13 14 (14.14%) Zend Framework
13 14 (14.14%) Servlets
13 14 (14.14%) Struts
14 13 (13.13%) J2EE
14 13 (13.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
1 26 (26.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Web 2.0
3 6 (6.06%) Open Source
3 6 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.05%) EFT
5 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.03%) IVR
6 3 (3.03%) User Experience
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.01%) Online Games
8 1 (1.01%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 51 (51.52%) Linux
2 45 (45.45%) UNIX
3 14 (14.14%) HPUX
3 14 (14.14%) Solaris
4 13 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.08%) Apple iOS
5 8 (8.08%) Android
6 7 (7.07%) Windows
6 7 (7.07%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) E-Commerce
2 20 (20.20%) OO
2 20 (20.20%) MVC
3 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.15%) TDD
4 15 (15.15%) Incident Management
5 14 (14.14%) Content Management
5 14 (14.14%) ITIL
6 13 (13.13%) Six Sigma
7 11 (11.11%) Scrum
7 11 (11.11%) Web Development
8 9 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.09%) SOA
9 7 (7.07%) MVVM
9 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.06%) People Management
10 6 (6.06%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.06%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.06%) Multithreading
10 6 (6.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 41 (41.41%) SQL
2 41 (41.41%) Java
3 34 (34.34%) PHP
4 16 (16.16%) PHP5
5 15 (15.15%) XPath
5 15 (15.15%) C#
6 13 (13.13%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.08%) C++
8 6 (6.06%) C
8 6 (6.06%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.05%) Python
10 2 (2.02%) VB
11 1 (1.01%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) XQuery
11 1 (1.01%) Ruby
11 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Degree
2 14 (14.14%) Sun Certification
3 13 (13.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 6 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.06%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.06%) ISEB
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) ISO 8583
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.06%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) Zend
2 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.16%) Oracle
4 13 (13.13%) Red Hat
5 11 (11.11%) VMware
6 10 (10.10%) IBM
7 8 (8.08%) Sun
7 8 (8.08%) Interwoven
8 3 (3.03%) Avaya
9 2 (2.02%) Software AG
9 2 (2.02%) Fiorano
9 2 (2.02%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.02%) webMethods
10 1 (1.01%) Twitter
10 1 (1.01%) BMC
10 1 (1.01%) Temenos
10 1 (1.01%) SAP
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
People Source
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £470000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago