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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 67 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.29% 1.56% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.42% 4.05% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,600 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
796 741 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.12% 38.61% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 612 618 883
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,559 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Watford +13 27 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Welwyn Garden City +9 21 £30,000 - 2
Royston - 8 £45,000 - 1
St Albans - 2 £43,500 -
Stevenage +22 1 £50,000 +6.38%
Bishop's Stortford +14 1 £27,500 -15.38%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 82 (82.00%) XML
2 63 (63.00%) Java
2 63 (63.00%) JavaScript
3 60 (60.00%) HTML
4 58 (58.00%) UNIX
5 53 (53.00%) Linux
6 52 (52.00%) SQL
7 51 (51.00%) Web Services
7 51 (51.00%) Degree
8 44 (44.00%) MySQL
9 41 (41.00%) .NET
10 38 (38.00%) Subversion
11 37 (37.00%) Spring
12 36 (36.00%) Hibernate
13 35 (35.00%) Computer Science
14 34 (34.00%) Internet
15 32 (32.00%) Maven
16 31 (31.00%) jQuery
17 30 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (30.00%) Finance
18 29 (29.00%) CSS
19 28 (28.00%) OO
19 28 (28.00%) REST
20 27 (27.00%) RESTful
20 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
21 26 (26.00%) J2EE
21 26 (26.00%) E-Commerce
22 25 (25.00%) Oracle
22 25 (25.00%) DOM
22 25 (25.00%) ASP.NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (16.00%) Adobe CQ
2 15 (15.00%) ColdFusion
3 12 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 10 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 10 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.00%) JBoss
6 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.00%) Node.js
7 1 (1.00%) Drupal
7 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.00%) Internet
2 20 (20.00%) IPv4
3 11 (11.00%) HTTP
4 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.00%) MySQL
2 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (21.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.00%) JasperReports
7 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.00%) DB2
8 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (38.00%) Subversion
2 32 (32.00%) Maven
3 19 (19.00%) Eclipse
4 18 (18.00%) JUnit
5 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (12.00%) Ant
7 10 (10.00%) Log4j
7 10 (10.00%) SoapUI
8 9 (9.00%) Visual Studio
9 7 (7.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (7.00%) CruiseControl
9 7 (7.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.00%) Hudson
10 2 (2.00%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Retail
3 13 (13.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (12.00%) Banking
5 10 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 8 (8.00%) Back Office
7 5 (5.00%) Games
8 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (66.00%) Developer
2 53 (53.00%) Java Developer
3 26 (26.00%) Analyst
4 25 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 25 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 24 (24.00%) Technical Support
5 24 (24.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 24 (24.00%) Technical Analyst
6 22 (22.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (11.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.00%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (6.00%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Test Manager
10 6 (6.00%) Test Leader
11 4 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (3.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.00%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (2.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (82.00%) XML
2 60 (60.00%) HTML
3 51 (51.00%) Web Services
4 41 (41.00%) .NET
5 37 (37.00%) Spring
6 36 (36.00%) Hibernate
7 31 (31.00%) jQuery
8 29 (29.00%) CSS
9 28 (28.00%) REST
10 27 (27.00%) RESTful
11 26 (26.00%) J2EE
12 25 (25.00%) DOM
12 25 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 23 (23.00%) XSLT
14 20 (20.00%) XSD
14 20 (20.00%) Servlets
14 20 (20.00%) Struts
15 19 (19.00%) JDBC
16 18 (18.00%) JAXB
17 17 (17.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 30 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 10 (10.00%) Web 2.0
4 8 (8.00%) EFT
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Online Gambling
6 2 (2.00%) Open Source
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (58.00%) UNIX
2 53 (53.00%) Linux
3 20 (20.00%) HPUX
3 20 (20.00%) Solaris
4 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.00%) AIX
6 8 (8.00%) Windows
7 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) OO
2 26 (26.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.00%) MVC
5 18 (18.00%) Scrum
6 17 (17.00%) Incident Management
7 16 (16.00%) Content Management
8 15 (15.00%) Six Sigma
8 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 15 (15.00%) ITIL
9 11 (11.00%) TDD
10 10 (10.00%) SOA
10 10 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.00%) OOD
11 8 (8.00%) Business Development
11 8 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (8.00%) MVVM
11 8 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 63 (63.00%) Java
1 63 (63.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (52.00%) SQL
3 21 (21.00%) XPath
4 18 (18.00%) PHP
5 16 (16.00%) C#
6 12 (12.00%) C++
7 10 (10.00%) C
7 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (9.00%) Python
9 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.00%) PHP5
10 1 (1.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 51 (51.00%) Degree
2 20 (20.00%) Sun Certification
3 15 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 6 (6.00%) ISEB
4 6 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) ISO 8583
2 6 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Oracle
2 18 (18.00%) VMware
3 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 12 (12.00%) IBM
6 10 (10.00%) Interwoven
6 10 (10.00%) Sun
7 6 (6.00%) Sybase
8 2 (2.00%) Fiorano
8 2 (2.00%) Software AG
8 2 (2.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.00%) webMethods
8 2 (2.00%) Zend
9 1 (1.00%) Twitter
9 1 (1.00%) SAP
9 1 (1.00%) Temenos
9 1 (1.00%) BMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £48k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago