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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 45 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 15 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.23% 3.44% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 6.57% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
193 198 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.59% 52.38% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 172 180 200
Average salary £37,750 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,600
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 27 August 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 64 (98.46%) JavaScript
2 53 (81.54%) .NET
2 53 (81.54%) C#
2 53 (81.54%) CSS
2 53 (81.54%) Web Services
3 47 (72.31%) Microsoft
4 44 (67.69%) HTML
4 44 (67.69%) SQL Server
5 43 (66.15%) SQL
6 42 (64.62%) XML
7 40 (61.54%) jQuery
8 37 (56.92%) .NET Framework
9 36 (55.38%) REST
10 32 (49.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 32 (49.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (49.23%) XSD
10 32 (49.23%) ASP.NET
10 32 (49.23%) XHTML
11 31 (47.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (47.69%) Ajax
12 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (44.62%) LINQ
12 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 29 (44.62%) XSLT
12 29 (44.62%) T-SQL
13 18 (27.69%) TDD
14 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 12 (18.46%) CRM

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 8 (12.31%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (67.69%) SQL Server
2 31 (47.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (16.92%) MySQL
5 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 10 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (100.00%) Developer
2 40 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 18 (27.69%) Web Developer
4 17 (26.15%) Software Developer
5 12 (18.46%) CRM Developer
6 11 (16.92%) Senior Web Developer
7 10 (15.38%) C# Developer
8 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
8 9 (13.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
11 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce Web Developer
13 3 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
14 1 (1.54%) Senior Programmer
14 1 (1.54%) Software Programmer
14 1 (1.54%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) .NET
1 53 (81.54%) CSS
1 53 (81.54%) Web Services
2 44 (67.69%) HTML
3 42 (64.62%) XML
4 40 (61.54%) jQuery
5 37 (56.92%) .NET Framework
6 36 (55.38%) REST
7 32 (49.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 32 (49.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (49.23%) XSD
7 32 (49.23%) ASP.NET
7 32 (49.23%) XHTML
8 31 (47.69%) Ajax
9 29 (44.62%) XSLT
9 29 (44.62%) LINQ
9 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (18.46%) Hibernate
10 12 (18.46%) Spring
10 12 (18.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) W3C
2 1 (1.54%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) TDD
2 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) CRM
3 12 (18.46%) MVC
4 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.31%) OOD
7 5 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (6.15%) Scrum
9 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.62%) JVM Tuning
9 3 (4.62%) SOA
9 3 (4.62%) Project Management
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.08%) Web Development
10 2 (3.08%) Release Management
11 1 (1.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) JavaScript
2 53 (81.54%) C#
3 43 (66.15%) SQL
4 29 (44.62%) T-SQL
5 12 (18.46%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) JBoss
3 5 (7.69%) Siebel
3 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.69%) NetSuite
4 2 (3.08%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle