The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 29 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 18 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.10% 3.81% 4.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.33% 7.32% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 12
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
146 246 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 41.36% 52.01% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 143 230 135
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 52 (85.25%) Web Services
1 52 (85.25%) REST
2 47 (77.05%) Java
3 45 (73.77%) Java EE
4 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (47.54%) Unix
6 26 (42.62%) XML
7 24 (39.34%) TDD
8 23 (37.70%) SOA
9 21 (34.43%) IBM
9 21 (34.43%) Tomcat
9 21 (34.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (34.43%) Oracle
9 21 (34.43%) WebSphere
9 21 (34.43%) Web Application Development
10 20 (32.79%) Big Data
10 20 (32.79%) WebLogic
10 20 (32.79%) JBoss
10 20 (32.79%) Oracle Application Server
11 19 (31.15%) NoSQL
11 19 (31.15%) jQuery
11 19 (31.15%) DataPower
12 14 (22.95%) Ajax
13 13 (21.31%) Sun
13 13 (21.31%) Sun Certification
13 13 (21.31%) OSGi
13 13 (21.31%) Groovy
13 13 (21.31%) Apache Camel
14 12 (19.67%) Apache Pig
14 12 (19.67%) Amazon DynamoDB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (34.43%) Tomcat
1 21 (34.43%) WebSphere
1 21 (34.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 20 (32.79%) JBoss
2 20 (32.79%) Oracle Application Server
2 20 (32.79%) WebLogic
3 12 (19.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) Big Data
2 19 (31.15%) NoSQL
3 12 (19.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (19.67%) Apache Hive
3 12 (19.67%) Hadoop
3 12 (19.67%) MongoDB
3 12 (19.67%) Neo4j
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) JMeter
2 3 (4.92%) LoadUI
2 3 (4.92%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) Subversion
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Gradle
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) NUnit
4 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
2 28 (45.90%) Java Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Applications Support
4 24 (39.34%) Applications Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Java Programmer
5 10 (16.39%) Programmer
6 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Java Applications Developer
8 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
9 6 (9.84%) .NET Developer
9 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Agile Developer
10 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Consultant
11 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) REST
1 52 (85.25%) Web Services
2 45 (73.77%) Java EE
3 26 (42.62%) XML
4 19 (31.15%) jQuery
5 14 (22.95%) Ajax
6 13 (21.31%) Apache Camel
6 13 (21.31%) OSGi
7 7 (11.48%) .NET
8 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
8 5 (8.20%) HTML
8 5 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (6.56%) J2EE
9 4 (6.56%) JSON
9 4 (6.56%) XSLT
10 3 (4.92%) CSS
11 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.28%) XHTML
11 2 (3.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) DataPower
2 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.28%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) TDD
3 23 (37.70%) SOA
4 21 (34.43%) Web Application Development
5 7 (11.48%) MVC
6 5 (8.20%) High Availability
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.92%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Test Management
9 2 (3.28%) API Design
9 2 (3.28%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.28%) SDLC
9 2 (3.28%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (77.05%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) Groovy
3 7 (11.48%) C#
4 5 (8.20%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) iptables
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) IBM
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) Sun
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft