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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.01% 2.46% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 5.06% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
337 336 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.60% 48.63% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 305 309 278
Average salary £37,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
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 18 September 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 -1 7 £45,000 +18.42%
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
East Midlands

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 66 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 56 (81.16%) C#
2 56 (81.16%) .NET
3 51 (73.91%) CSS
3 51 (73.91%) Web Services
4 46 (66.67%) REST
5 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
6 39 (56.52%) XML
6 39 (56.52%) HTML
6 39 (56.52%) SQL
7 38 (55.07%) jQuery
8 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
9 35 (50.72%) .NET Framework
10 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
11 27 (39.13%) XHTML
11 27 (39.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (36.23%) Ajax
13 25 (36.23%) XSD
14 24 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (31.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 22 (31.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (31.88%) LINQ
15 22 (31.88%) XSLT
15 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
15 22 (31.88%) TDD
16 18 (26.09%) CRM
17 17 (24.64%) MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.14%) Jetty
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (31.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (31.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (21.74%) MySQL
5 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Visual Studio
1 14 (20.29%) Eclipse
2 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.90%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (100.00%) Developer
2 42 (60.87%) Senior Developer
3 16 (23.19%) CRM Developer
4 15 (21.74%) Web Developer
5 14 (20.29%) C# Developer
5 14 (20.29%) Software Developer
6 13 (18.84%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
9 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
9 8 (11.59%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (10.14%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce Web Developer
14 1 (1.45%) C# Programmer
14 1 (1.45%) Senior Programmer
14 1 (1.45%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (81.16%) .NET
2 51 (73.91%) CSS
2 51 (73.91%) Web Services
3 46 (66.67%) REST
4 39 (56.52%) XML
4 39 (56.52%) HTML
5 38 (55.07%) jQuery
6 35 (50.72%) .NET Framework
7 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 27 (39.13%) XHTML
7 27 (39.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (36.23%) Ajax
9 25 (36.23%) XSD
10 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 22 (31.88%) LINQ
10 22 (31.88%) XSLT
11 15 (21.74%) JSON
12 14 (20.29%) RESTful
13 12 (17.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) User Experience
2 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) W3C
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) TDD
3 18 (26.09%) CRM
4 17 (24.64%) MVC
5 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
7 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.14%) OOD
10 6 (8.70%) Scrum
10 6 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.35%) JVM Tuning
12 3 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.35%) Project Management
12 3 (4.35%) SOA
13 2 (2.90%) OOP
13 2 (2.90%) Kanban
13 2 (2.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 56 (81.16%) C#
3 39 (56.52%) SQL
4 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
5 15 (21.74%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) HDFS
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) JBoss
3 5 (7.25%) NetSuite
3 5 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.25%) Siebel
4 2 (2.90%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle