The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 65 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.04% 1.58% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.67% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Average salary £38,500 £43,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +36.50%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
252 245 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.44% 42.98% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 226 220 264
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SOAP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Salary Trend in the North East

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the North East

SOAP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Tyne and Wear -19 5 £38,500 -14.44%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) XML
3 17 (62.96%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) C#
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
6 12 (44.44%) C++
7 10 (37.04%) UNIX
7 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
8 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) C
9 8 (29.63%) REST
10 7 (25.93%) .NET
10 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 7 (25.93%) Degree
11 6 (22.22%) WCF
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) MVC
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
12 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
12 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) AquaLogic
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) SSH
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Hudson
5 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.70%) TestNG
5 1 (3.70%) Ant
5 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) REST
4 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) WCF
5 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) XSD
7 4 (14.81%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) WSDL
8 3 (11.11%) J2EE
8 3 (11.11%) MFC
8 3 (11.11%) XSLT
8 3 (11.11%) MSMQ
8 3 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (7.41%) Ajax
9 2 (7.41%) Spring
9 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
3 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 5 (18.52%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) OO PHP
8 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) SOA
8 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) UML
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
9 1 (3.70%) BDD
9 1 (3.70%) Release Management
9 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (29.63%) C
6 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.11%) VB
7 3 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) XPath
8 2 (7.41%) VB6
8 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.70%) PHP5
9 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.70%) Perl
9 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
2 1 (3.70%) logstash
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Informatica
4 2 (7.41%) Zend
5 1 (3.70%) F5
North East
The Bridge Ltd
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