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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 66 71 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.54% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 1.01% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +51.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
237 199 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.29% 29.70% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 215 188 135
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 2 September 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 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) XML
3 16 (69.57%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) Middleware
4 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) Finance
6 10 (43.48%) Web Services
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 10 (43.48%) JIRA
7 9 (39.13%) CA Endevor
7 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
7 9 (39.13%) Java EE
7 9 (39.13%) Workflow Management
7 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Ruby
7 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (39.13%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (39.13%) Confluence
7 9 (39.13%) Puppet
7 9 (39.13%) Hudson
7 9 (39.13%) F5
7 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
7 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
7 9 (39.13%) New Relic
7 9 (39.13%) DevOps
7 9 (39.13%) UNIX
7 9 (39.13%) JBoss

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (39.13%) JBoss
1 9 (39.13%) CICS
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
1 9 (39.13%) Confluence
1 9 (39.13%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
1 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (34.78%) SaaS
3 7 (30.43%) PaaS
3 7 (30.43%) IaaS
4 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) FTP
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
1 9 (39.13%) SSL
1 9 (39.13%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) DB2
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) JIRA
2 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
2 9 (39.13%) LoadRunner
2 9 (39.13%) Hudson
2 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 7 (30.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Environment Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Environment Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Web Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) XML
2 16 (69.57%) Middleware
3 10 (43.48%) Web Services
4 9 (39.13%) Java EE
5 7 (30.43%) JMS
5 7 (30.43%) RESTful
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
7 4 (17.39%) Laravel
8 3 (13.04%) Symfony
8 3 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (4.35%) jQuery
9 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (4.35%) .NET
9 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mainframe
2 7 (30.43%) EPoS
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (39.13%) Workflow
2 9 (39.13%) Workflow Management
2 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) UML
3 8 (34.78%) SOA
4 7 (30.43%) ETL
4 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (30.43%) ERP
4 7 (30.43%) EAI
4 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 7 (30.43%) RUP
4 7 (30.43%) CRM
4 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
4 7 (30.43%) Open Source
4 7 (30.43%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Perl
3 9 (39.13%) VB
3 9 (39.13%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) REXX
3 9 (39.13%) JCL
3 9 (39.13%) Ruby
3 9 (39.13%) COBOL
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) CA Endevor
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
1 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
1 9 (39.13%) IBM
1 9 (39.13%) Informatica
1 9 (39.13%) F5
1 9 (39.13%) New Relic
2 7 (30.43%) hybris
2 7 (30.43%) ATG
3 3 (13.04%) Zend