The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 45 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 9 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.16% 2.14% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 4.31% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
SOAP
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 116 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 55.64% 49.57% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 203 97 193
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SOAP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Ipswich

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 22 (95.65%) REST
2 21 (91.30%) Web Services
3 20 (86.96%) TDD
4 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 13 (56.52%) XML
6 12 (52.17%) Java
6 12 (52.17%) jQuery
7 11 (47.83%) C#
8 10 (43.48%) HTML
8 10 (43.48%) HTTP
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (43.48%) NUnit
8 10 (43.48%) MVC
8 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (43.48%) .NET
8 10 (43.48%) ReSharper
8 10 (43.48%) LINQ
8 10 (43.48%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (43.48%) Inversion of Control
8 10 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
9 9 (39.13%) Java EE
9 9 (39.13%) Spring
9 9 (39.13%) Maven
9 9 (39.13%) Gradle
10 8 (34.78%) SoapUI
10 8 (34.78%) Change Management
10 8 (34.78%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (34.78%) SOA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
1 7 (30.43%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) NUnit
1 10 (43.48%) ReSharper
1 10 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (39.13%) Maven
2 9 (39.13%) Gradle
3 8 (34.78%) SoapUI
4 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (30.43%) Subversion
5 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) REST
2 21 (91.30%) Web Services
3 13 (56.52%) XML
4 12 (52.17%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) LINQ
5 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) .NET
6 9 (39.13%) Spring
6 9 (39.13%) Java EE
7 5 (21.74%) J2EE
8 3 (13.04%) OSGi
8 3 (13.04%) Apache Camel
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.70%) Ajax
10 1 (4.35%) XSLT
10 1 (4.35%) ATL
10 1 (4.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.04%) DataPower
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) TDD
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
6 8 (34.78%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 8 (34.78%) SOA
7 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) OOP
10 2 (8.70%) OO
11 1 (4.35%) Service Management
11 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
11 1 (4.35%) XML Parsing
11 1 (4.35%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) IBM