The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 51 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 6 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.44% 4.03% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 7.21% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SOAP
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 222 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.38% 55.92% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 151 205 179
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Leicester

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 56 (98.25%) JavaScript
2 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 46 (80.70%) C#
3 45 (78.95%) CSS
3 45 (78.95%) Web Services
4 39 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 36 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 36 (63.16%) REST
6 35 (61.40%) HTML
7 34 (59.65%) SQL
7 34 (59.65%) XML
8 33 (57.89%) jQuery
9 30 (52.63%) .NET Framework
10 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
11 25 (43.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (42.11%) XSD
12 24 (42.11%) XHTML
13 23 (40.35%) Ajax
13 23 (40.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (36.84%) LINQ
14 21 (36.84%) XSLT
14 21 (36.84%) T-SQL
15 18 (31.58%) TDD
16 13 (22.81%) MVC
16 13 (22.81%) MS Excel

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 23 (40.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (19.30%) MySQL
5 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
5 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
1 10 (17.54%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (63.16%) Senior Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Web Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Software Developer
5 12 (21.05%) CRM Developer
6 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
8 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 7 (12.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (12.28%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce Web Developer
13 1 (1.75%) C# Programmer
13 1 (1.75%) Software Programmer
13 1 (1.75%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) CSS
2 45 (78.95%) Web Services
3 36 (63.16%) REST
4 35 (61.40%) HTML
5 34 (59.65%) XML
6 33 (57.89%) jQuery
7 30 (52.63%) .NET Framework
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
8 25 (43.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (42.11%) XSD
9 24 (42.11%) XHTML
10 23 (40.35%) Ajax
11 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 21 (36.84%) LINQ
11 21 (36.84%) XSLT
12 12 (21.05%) JSON
13 11 (19.30%) RESTful
13 11 (19.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) W3C
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) TDD
3 13 (22.81%) MVC
4 12 (21.05%) CRM
5 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.28%) OOD
9 6 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (7.02%) Scrum
11 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (5.26%) JVM Tuning
11 3 (5.26%) Project Management
11 3 (5.26%) SOA
12 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.51%) Release Management
12 2 (3.51%) Web Development
13 1 (1.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) JavaScript
2 46 (80.70%) C#
3 34 (59.65%) SQL
4 21 (36.84%) T-SQL
5 11 (19.30%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) JBoss
3 5 (8.77%) NetSuite
3 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.77%) Siebel
4 2 (3.51%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle