The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 63 74 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.98% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.53% 0.47% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
SOAP
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
235 212 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.88% 32.72% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 201 208 143
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SOAP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Northampton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) XML
3 18 (64.29%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) Middleware
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) UML
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) SOA
6 10 (35.71%) JIRA
6 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 10 (35.71%) SaaS
7 9 (32.14%) PaaS
7 9 (32.14%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (32.14%) RESTful
7 9 (32.14%) hybris
7 9 (32.14%) Confluence
7 9 (32.14%) Puppet
7 9 (32.14%) Open Source
7 9 (32.14%) Hudson
7 9 (32.14%) F5
7 9 (32.14%) IaaS
7 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
7 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
7 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
7 9 (32.14%) New Relic
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) CA Endevor

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (32.14%) JBoss
1 9 (32.14%) CICS
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
1 9 (32.14%) Confluence
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
1 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) SaaS
2 9 (32.14%) PaaS
2 9 (32.14%) IaaS
2 9 (32.14%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) FTP
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
1 9 (32.14%) SSL
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) DB2
1 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 9 (32.14%) HP UFT
2 9 (32.14%) LoadRunner
2 9 (32.14%) Hudson
2 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Environment Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) XML
2 18 (64.29%) Middleware
3 10 (35.71%) Web Services
4 9 (32.14%) Java EE
4 9 (32.14%) JMS
4 9 (32.14%) RESTful
5 8 (28.57%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) CSS3
7 6 (21.43%) Laravel
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 5 (17.86%) Symfony
8 5 (17.86%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (7.14%) .NET
10 1 (3.57%) JSON
10 1 (3.57%) jQuery
10 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.57%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) EPoS
1 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) UML
2 10 (35.71%) SOA
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) Open Source
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) Workflow Management
3 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (32.14%) BPMN
3 9 (32.14%) ETL
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (32.14%) RUP
3 9 (32.14%) CRM
3 9 (32.14%) TOGAF
3 9 (32.14%) ERP
3 9 (32.14%) EAI
3 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 9 (32.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Perl
3 9 (32.14%) VB
3 9 (32.14%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) REXX
3 9 (32.14%) JCL
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
3 9 (32.14%) COBOL
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) CA Endevor
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
1 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
1 9 (32.14%) IBM
1 9 (32.14%) Informatica
1 9 (32.14%) ATG
1 9 (32.14%) hybris
1 9 (32.14%) F5
1 9 (32.14%) New Relic
2 5 (17.86%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Google