The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 169 140 150
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 743 943 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 2.17% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.91% 5.34% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 561 773 712
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +6.66%
SOAP
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15144 17663 18351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.08% 40.62% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12902 14741 16068
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,050 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOAP
Salary Trend in London

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

SOAP Salary Trend in London

SOAP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in London

SOAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
City of London -41 146 £55,000 +10.00% 36
Kingston Upon Thames 0 11 £60,000 - 2
Chessington -5 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Surbiton +2 7 £50,000 -13.04%
Hammersmith - 7 £36,000 -
Feltham - 6 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +16 4 £55,000 -60.71%
Enfield 0 3 £50,000 +13.63%
Docklands, London - 3 £30,000 -
Bromley - 2 £90,000 - 1
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 936 (56.49%) Web Services
2 859 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
3 850 (51.30%) REST
4 835 (50.39%) XML
5 813 (49.06%) Java
6 711 (42.91%) JavaScript
7 684 (41.28%) SQL
8 679 (40.98%) HTML
9 608 (36.69%) CSS
10 530 (31.99%) .NET
11 482 (29.09%) TDD
12 479 (28.91%) C#
13 457 (27.58%) MVC
14 452 (27.28%) jQuery
15 441 (26.61%) OO
16 431 (26.01%) SQL Server
17 424 (25.59%) Spring
18 398 (24.02%) JSON
19 354 (21.36%) E-Commerce
20 325 (19.61%) PHP
21 323 (19.49%) Finance
22 313 (18.89%) Scrum
23 310 (18.71%) MySQL
24 306 (18.47%) Ajax
25 280 (16.90%) Microsoft
26 276 (16.66%) Oracle
27 273 (16.48%) HTML5
28 266 (16.05%) Git (software)
29 261 (15.75%) SOA
30 254 (15.33%) RESTful

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 144 (8.69%) Apache
2 136 (8.21%) Tomcat
3 132 (7.97%) CMS
4 97 (5.85%) JBoss
5 91 (5.49%) WebSphere
6 84 (5.07%) IIS
7 70 (4.22%) Drupal
8 65 (3.92%) Node.js
9 49 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (2.17%) WebLogic
11 35 (2.11%) WordPress
12 34 (2.05%) Apache Solr
13 32 (1.93%) Confluence
14 31 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
15 28 (1.69%) SharePoint
16 19 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
17 18 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
18 16 (0.97%) Umbraco
19 15 (0.91%) Mule
19 15 (0.91%) GlassFish
Applications
1 166 (10.02%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.09%) MS Office
4 8 (0.48%) MS Project
5 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.24%) Open Workbench
6 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.060%) Mingle
8 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.51%) Magento
3 11 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.60%) Sophis RISQUE
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
6 8 (0.48%) Agresso
7 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.18%) Workday HCM
10 2 (0.12%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.12%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.060%) Fredhopper
11 1 (0.060%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.060%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.63%) SaaS
4 26 (1.57%) GitHub
5 12 (0.72%) IaaS
6 10 (0.60%) Force.com
7 8 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.36%) PaaS
10 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.24%) CloudBees
11 4 (0.24%) Office 365
12 2 (0.12%) Route 53
12 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.12%) Taleo
13 1 (0.060%) Heroku
13 1 (0.060%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (8.21%) HTTP
2 88 (5.31%) Internet
3 80 (4.83%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.63%) SSL
5 25 (1.51%) Intranet
6 23 (1.39%) DNS
7 21 (1.27%) FTP
7 21 (1.27%) Extranet
7 21 (1.27%) SSH
8 20 (1.21%) Broadband
9 19 (1.15%) VPN
10 18 (1.09%) LAN
10 18 (1.09%) LDAP
11 17 (1.03%) SMTP
11 17 (1.03%) HTTPS
11 17 (1.03%) Firewall
12 14 (0.84%) VLAN
13 13 (0.78%) SNMP
13 13 (0.78%) WAN
14 11 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (26.01%) SQL Server
2 310 (18.71%) MySQL
3 162 (9.78%) Relational Database
4 119 (7.18%) NoSQL
5 88 (5.31%) RDBMS
6 84 (5.07%) MongoDB
7 82 (4.95%) Big Data
8 79 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 48 (2.90%) Oracle Database
10 47 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 42 (2.53%) Hadoop
12 29 (1.75%) Redis
13 26 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (1.51%) DB2
15 24 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
16 20 (1.21%) SQLite
17 17 (1.03%) CouchDB
17 17 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 266 (16.05%) Git (software)
2 244 (14.73%) Subversion
3 185 (11.16%) Eclipse
4 171 (10.32%) Maven
5 133 (8.03%) Selenium
6 117 (7.06%) JIRA
7 101 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 91 (5.49%) SoapUI
9 90 (5.43%) Jenkins
10 87 (5.25%) Visual Studio
11 85 (5.13%) JUnit
12 76 (4.59%) TeamCity
13 73 (4.41%) Cucumber
14 64 (3.86%) Ant
15 50 (3.02%) NUnit
16 49 (2.96%) Mockito
17 45 (2.72%) Xcode
18 43 (2.60%) WebDriver
19 42 (2.53%) NetBeans
20 37 (2.23%) PhpStorm
General
1 323 (19.49%) Finance
2 149 (8.99%) Banking
3 109 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 99 (5.97%) Retail
5 87 (5.25%) Games
6 65 (3.92%) Marketing
7 53 (3.20%) Front Office
8 42 (2.53%) Investment Banking
9 38 (2.29%) Online Betting
10 27 (1.63%) Advertising
11 26 (1.57%) Back Office
12 15 (0.91%) Legal
13 12 (0.72%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.72%) Publishing
14 10 (0.60%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.60%) iGaming
15 8 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.42%) Electronics
16 7 (0.42%) French Language
17 6 (0.36%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 1122 (67.71%) Developer
2 357 (21.54%) Java Developer
3 237 (14.30%) Senior Developer
4 175 (10.56%) PHP Developer
5 156 (9.41%) .NET Developer
6 136 (8.21%) Architect
7 109 (6.58%) C# Developer
8 106 (6.40%) Consultant
9 88 (5.31%) Senior Java Developer
10 81 (4.89%) Software Engineer
11 65 (3.92%) Software Developer
12 62 (3.74%) Analyst
13 55 (3.32%) Lead Developer
14 51 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
14 51 (3.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 50 (3.02%) Web Developer
16 49 (2.96%) C# .NET Developer
17 47 (2.84%) Technical Architect
18 42 (2.53%) Senior PHP Developer
19 41 (2.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 936 (56.49%) Web Services
2 850 (51.30%) REST
3 835 (50.39%) XML
4 679 (40.98%) HTML
5 608 (36.69%) CSS
6 530 (31.99%) .NET
7 452 (27.28%) jQuery
8 424 (25.59%) Spring
9 398 (24.02%) JSON
10 306 (18.47%) Ajax
11 273 (16.48%) HTML5
12 254 (15.33%) RESTful
13 243 (14.67%) ASP.NET
14 239 (14.42%) WCF
15 233 (14.06%) J2EE
16 190 (11.47%) CSS3
17 187 (11.29%) Hibernate
18 179 (10.80%) .NET Framework
19 131 (7.91%) JSP
20 124 (7.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 159 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 148 (8.93%) Open Source
3 133 (8.03%) Mobile App
4 132 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
5 82 (4.95%) Client/Server
6 75 (4.53%) User Experience
7 61 (3.68%) W3C
8 44 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (2.17%) Data Integration
10 33 (1.99%) Fixed Income
11 32 (1.93%) Grid Computing
12 29 (1.75%) Management Information System
12 29 (1.75%) N-Tier
12 29 (1.75%) Derivative
13 27 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (1.39%) iPhone
14 23 (1.39%) Social Media
15 22 (1.33%) Online Games
15 22 (1.33%) Mathematics
16 20 (1.21%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 253 (15.27%) Linux
2 187 (11.29%) UNIX
3 166 (10.02%) Windows
4 147 (8.87%) Android
5 132 (7.97%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.93%) Windows Phone
7 28 (1.69%) Windows Phone 8
8 19 (1.15%) Solaris
9 15 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (0.78%) CentOS
10 13 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.54%) AIX
13 8 (0.48%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
13 8 (0.48%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.42%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.24%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 859 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (29.09%) TDD
3 457 (27.58%) MVC
4 441 (26.61%) OO
5 354 (21.36%) E-Commerce
6 313 (18.89%) Scrum
7 261 (15.75%) SOA
8 247 (14.91%) BDD
9 246 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
10 210 (12.67%) Software Engineering
11 200 (12.07%) OOP
12 182 (10.98%) Multithreading
13 146 (8.81%) Unit Testing
14 114 (6.88%) Mentoring
15 108 (6.52%) CRM
16 97 (5.85%) Web Development
17 78 (4.71%) UML
18 75 (4.53%) Project Management
18 75 (4.53%) OO PHP
19 72 (4.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 813 (49.06%) Java
2 711 (42.91%) JavaScript
3 684 (41.28%) SQL
4 479 (28.91%) C#
5 325 (19.61%) PHP
6 115 (6.94%) Python
7 100 (6.04%) Ruby
8 99 (5.97%) C++
9 91 (5.49%) T-SQL
10 81 (4.89%) Perl
11 78 (4.71%) Objective-C
12 66 (3.98%) VB.NET
13 64 (3.86%) PL/SQL
14 61 (3.68%) PHP5
15 49 (2.96%) Scala
16 48 (2.90%) Groovy
17 47 (2.84%) VB
18 44 (2.66%) XPath
19 41 (2.47%) Bash Shell
20 33 (1.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 246 (14.85%) Degree
2 35 (2.11%) ISEB
3 23 (1.39%) VCP4
4 17 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.84%) CISSP
6 13 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.54%) Brainbench
8 7 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.42%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.42%) CCNA
9 6 (0.36%) PCI QSA
9 6 (0.36%) PMP
9 6 (0.36%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.36%) CISA
9 6 (0.36%) CISM
9 6 (0.36%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.18%) Siebel Certification
10 3 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (10.14%) QA
2 11 (0.66%) SLA
3 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.24%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.060%) HL7
5 1 (0.060%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 31 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.78%) Varnish
4 8 (0.48%) Xen
5 7 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.24%) Cygwin
8 4 (0.24%) Docker
9 3 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.12%) KVM
11 1 (0.060%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.72%) HAProxy
2 12 (0.72%) HP UCMDB
3 10 (0.60%) Puppet
4 6 (0.36%) Opsview
5 5 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (0.30%) Nagios
6 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 280 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 276 (16.66%) Oracle
3 92 (5.55%) Zend
4 80 (4.83%) IBM
5 72 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 57 (3.44%) TIBCO
7 45 (2.72%) hybris
8 36 (2.17%) Google
9 34 (2.05%) Sybase
10 33 (1.99%) Adobe
10 33 (1.99%) VMware
11 32 (1.93%) SAP
12 25 (1.51%) Siebel
13 24 (1.45%) Cisco
14 22 (1.33%) Telerik
15 19 (1.15%) ServiceNow
16 16 (0.97%) HP
16 16 (0.97%) Sun
17 15 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
17 15 (0.91%) Perforce
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £800 to £850 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Aviva
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus, Stock options, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-47,500 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000 + car allowance and flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000 + car allowance + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday