The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 19 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.85% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.35% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 23 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.67% 12.43% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 52
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £39,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SOAP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SOAP Salary Trend in the Midlands

SOAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) EJB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM