The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 34 33 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.81% 2.76% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 7.62% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 105 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.32% 36.21% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 99 182
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SOAP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Luton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Lumesse
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Lumesse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago