The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 77 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 13 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.15% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 1.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
SOAP
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
435 333 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.56% 35.61% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 397 297 300
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (55.56%) Web Services
1 10 (55.56%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
4 7 (38.89%) WinForms
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) ISEB
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) XAML
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Logistics
7 3 (16.67%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Retail
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Android
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Head of Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
1 10 (55.56%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) WinForms
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) WCF
8 1 (5.56%) WPF
8 1 (5.56%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
1 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
2 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Logistics
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) XAML
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA