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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 53 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.26% 8.06% 8.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 18.60% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 32 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
178 172 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.97% 43.32% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 166 146 245
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Behat
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik