The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 64 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 22 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.50% 2.02% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 4.42% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
SOAP
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
375 317 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.66% 45.81% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 344 288 335
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SOAP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 19 £40,000 +23.07%
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
East Midlands

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 75 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 64 (82.05%) .NET
3 63 (80.77%) C#
4 60 (76.92%) CSS
4 60 (76.92%) Web Services
5 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
6 49 (62.82%) HTML
6 49 (62.82%) SQL
7 48 (61.54%) XML
8 46 (58.97%) SQL Server
8 46 (58.97%) jQuery
8 46 (58.97%) REST
9 43 (55.13%) .NET Framework
10 36 (46.15%) XHTML
11 35 (44.87%) ASP.NET
12 34 (43.59%) XSD
12 34 (43.59%) Ajax
12 34 (43.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 33 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 33 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (39.74%) T-SQL
14 31 (39.74%) XSLT
14 31 (39.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (39.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (38.46%) LINQ
15 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 22 (28.21%) TDD
17 18 (23.08%) CRM
18 17 (21.79%) Dynamics CRM
19 16 (20.51%) Java

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.26%) Jetty
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) HTTP
2 5 (6.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 33 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (39.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 31 (39.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (19.23%) MySQL
5 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
1 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (100.00%) Developer
2 48 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Web Developer
4 17 (21.79%) Software Developer
5 16 (20.51%) CRM Developer
6 13 (16.67%) C# Developer
7 12 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 12 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 12 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
9 9 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce Web Developer
13 3 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 1 (1.28%) C# Programmer
14 1 (1.28%) Senior Programmer
14 1 (1.28%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (82.05%) .NET
2 60 (76.92%) CSS
2 60 (76.92%) Web Services
3 49 (62.82%) HTML
4 48 (61.54%) XML
5 46 (58.97%) jQuery
5 46 (58.97%) REST
6 43 (55.13%) .NET Framework
7 36 (46.15%) XHTML
8 35 (44.87%) ASP.NET
9 34 (43.59%) XSD
9 34 (43.59%) Ajax
9 34 (43.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 33 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (39.74%) XSLT
12 30 (38.46%) LINQ
12 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (17.95%) JSON
14 13 (16.67%) RESTful
14 13 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) W3C
2 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) TDD
2 18 (23.08%) CRM
3 16 (20.51%) MVC
4 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
6 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.26%) OOD
8 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 5 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.85%) Web Development
11 3 (3.85%) SOA
11 3 (3.85%) Project Management
11 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.85%) JVM Tuning
12 2 (2.56%) OOP
12 2 (2.56%) Release Management
12 2 (2.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 63 (80.77%) C#
3 49 (62.82%) SQL
4 31 (39.74%) T-SQL
5 16 (20.51%) Java
6 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.28%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) Siebel
3 5 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.41%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle