The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.40% 2.56% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 5.21% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
114 192 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.00% 49.23% 44.31%
Number of salaries quoted 110 167 71
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SOAP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) REST
3 14 (70.00%) Apex Code
3 14 (70.00%) Data Extraction
3 14 (70.00%) PHP
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 14 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 14 (70.00%) CRM
3 14 (70.00%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (30.00%) WCF
6 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) LINQ
7 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.00%) BDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) REST
3 6 (30.00%) WCF
4 5 (25.00%) LINQ
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) CRM
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) ATDD
5 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.00%) Microservices
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 14 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 14 (70.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft