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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 65 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.43% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.32% 2.76% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
185 145 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.98% 27.26% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 140 133 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) REST
2 21 (95.45%) Web Services
2 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) J2EE
2 21 (95.45%) Tomcat
3 20 (90.91%) SOA
3 20 (90.91%) SLA
3 20 (90.91%) Middleware
3 20 (90.91%) OO
3 20 (90.91%) Hibernate
3 20 (90.91%) Spring
3 20 (90.91%) Liferay
4 19 (86.36%) JSON
4 19 (86.36%) XML
5 18 (81.82%) SSL
5 18 (81.82%) JMS
6 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (63.64%) Scrum
7 14 (63.64%) WSO2
8 12 (54.55%) TDD
8 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
8 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
8 12 (54.55%) XSLT
9 11 (50.00%) High Availability
9 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (50.00%) Coaching
9 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) Tomcat
2 20 (90.91%) Liferay
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Integration Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Junior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) REST
2 21 (95.45%) J2EE
2 21 (95.45%) Web Services
3 20 (90.91%) Hibernate
3 20 (90.91%) Middleware
3 20 (90.91%) Spring
4 19 (86.36%) JSON
4 19 (86.36%) XML
5 18 (81.82%) JMS
6 12 (54.55%) XSLT
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.55%) LINQ
8 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
1 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) OO
1 20 (90.91%) SOA
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
4 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) TDD
5 11 (50.00%) Coaching
5 11 (50.00%) High Availability
5 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (40.91%) OOD
7 8 (36.36%) API Design
7 8 (36.36%) Identity Management
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) ETL
9 1 (4.55%) MVC
9 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (90.91%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) WSO2
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle