The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 96 112 121
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 50 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.25% 1.36% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.94% 5.08% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 9
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
SOAP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
630 630 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.33% 26.81% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 503 547 611
Average salary £46,500 £42,800 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SOAP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Reading

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (52.86%) REST
2 33 (47.14%) Java
2 33 (47.14%) Web Services
2 33 (47.14%) XML
3 31 (44.29%) CSS
3 31 (44.29%) JavaScript
4 28 (40.00%) SQL
5 26 (37.14%) HTML
6 24 (34.29%) jQuery
7 19 (27.14%) .NET
8 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 18 (25.71%) Finance
8 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
9 17 (24.29%) Banking
9 17 (24.29%) Ajax
10 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
10 16 (22.86%) Backbone.js
11 15 (21.43%) JSON
11 15 (21.43%) PHP
12 14 (20.00%) Linux
12 14 (20.00%) Scrum
12 14 (20.00%) SaaS
13 13 (18.57%) MVC
14 12 (17.14%) OOP
14 12 (17.14%) HTML5
15 11 (15.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (15.71%) C#
16 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
16 10 (14.29%) Ant

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.43%) Apache
3 7 (10.00%) Node.js
4 5 (7.14%) JBoss
4 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.86%) CMS
6 2 (2.86%) Liferay
7 1 (1.43%) IIS
7 1 (1.43%) WordPress
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) SaaS
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) LDAP
3 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) HTTP
5 2 (2.86%) SSL
5 2 (2.86%) DNS
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) SMTP
5 2 (2.86%) OSPF
5 2 (2.86%) BGP
5 2 (2.86%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.86%) IGRP
5 2 (2.86%) TACACS
5 2 (2.86%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) JasperReports
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Ant
2 9 (12.86%) SoapUI
3 8 (11.43%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.00%) JUnit
4 7 (10.00%) Maven
5 5 (7.14%) Selenium
5 5 (7.14%) Mocha
5 5 (7.14%) CruiseControl
5 5 (7.14%) Subversion
5 5 (7.14%) Gradle
5 5 (7.14%) Grunt
5 5 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (7.14%) Yeoman
5 5 (7.14%) gulp
6 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.71%) JIRA
7 3 (4.29%) WebLogic Workshop
7 3 (4.29%) JMeter
7 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.29%) FogBugz
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 17 (24.29%) Banking
3 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Advertising
5 2 (2.86%) Games
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Local Government
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (72.86%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.14%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.14%) UI Programmer
8 4 (5.71%) .NET Development Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.86%) REST
2 33 (47.14%) Web Services
2 33 (47.14%) XML
3 31 (44.29%) CSS
4 26 (37.14%) HTML
5 24 (34.29%) jQuery
6 19 (27.14%) .NET
7 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
8 17 (24.29%) Ajax
9 16 (22.86%) Backbone.js
10 15 (21.43%) JSON
11 12 (17.14%) HTML5
12 11 (15.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (11.43%) JSP
13 8 (11.43%) Hibernate
13 8 (11.43%) Spring
14 6 (8.57%) Servlets
14 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
14 6 (8.57%) RESTful
14 6 (8.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.14%) Physics
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.71%) User Experience
4 3 (4.29%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) UNIX
4 3 (4.29%) Android
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Scrum
3 13 (18.57%) MVC
4 12 (17.14%) OOP
5 10 (14.29%) OO
6 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.57%) Load Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (7.14%) Build Automation
8 5 (7.14%) User Stories
8 5 (7.14%) API Integration
8 5 (7.14%) Open Source
8 5 (7.14%) B2B
8 5 (7.14%) Web Design
8 5 (7.14%) TDD
9 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.71%) API Development
9 4 (5.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) Java
2 31 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (21.43%) PHP
5 11 (15.71%) C#
6 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 8 (11.43%) Perl
8 6 (8.57%) Python
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
10 1 (1.43%) C++
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
2 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCPD
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (2.86%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.29%) Zend
4 2 (2.86%) F5
4 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) HP
4 2 (2.86%) Juniper
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Temenos
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
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