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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 124 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 23 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.33% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 5.18% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 28
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
649 637 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.96% 25.63% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 572 568 573
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 April 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 26 (48.15%) Web Services
2 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) XML
4 21 (38.89%) Java
5 17 (31.48%) SQL
5 17 (31.48%) REST
6 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 16 (29.63%) C#
7 14 (25.93%) .NET
8 12 (22.22%) Ajax
8 12 (22.22%) Banking
8 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 12 (22.22%) Finance
9 11 (20.37%) HTML
9 11 (20.37%) Selenium
10 10 (18.52%) RESTful
11 9 (16.67%) jQuery
11 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
11 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.67%) CSS
11 9 (16.67%) JSON
12 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.81%) Backbone.js
13 7 (12.96%) Agile Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Mockito
13 7 (12.96%) Dojo
13 7 (12.96%) YUI
13 7 (12.96%) WCF
13 7 (12.96%) jMock

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 7 (12.96%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) JBoss
2 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.85%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
1 5 (9.26%) LDAP
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (3.70%) GSM
3 2 (3.70%) MGW
3 2 (3.70%) SCTP
3 2 (3.70%) XCAP
3 2 (3.70%) 4G
3 2 (3.70%) M3UA
3 2 (3.70%) 3G
3 2 (3.70%) SMPP
3 2 (3.70%) TCAP
3 2 (3.70%) SCCP
3 2 (3.70%) INAP
3 2 (3.70%) 2G
4 1 (1.85%) LTE
4 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) DTS
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Selenium
2 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 7 (12.96%) Mockito
3 7 (12.96%) jMock
3 7 (12.96%) JUnit
3 7 (12.96%) Maven
4 5 (9.26%) JIRA
5 3 (5.56%) WebLogic Workshop
5 3 (5.56%) JMeter
5 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.85%) Behat
6 1 (1.85%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
1 12 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Tester
5 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Tester
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) Web Services
2 23 (42.59%) XML
3 17 (31.48%) REST
4 14 (25.93%) .NET
5 12 (22.22%) Ajax
6 11 (20.37%) HTML
7 10 (18.52%) RESTful
8 9 (16.67%) jQuery
8 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 9 (16.67%) JSON
8 9 (16.67%) CSS
9 8 (14.81%) Backbone.js
10 7 (12.96%) YUI
10 7 (12.96%) Dojo
10 7 (12.96%) WCF
11 6 (11.11%) HTML5
12 5 (9.26%) Java EE
12 5 (9.26%) J2EE
13 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
13 4 (7.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.41%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (12.96%) MVC
3 7 (12.96%) Agile Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) SOA
6 3 (5.56%) OOP
6 3 (5.56%) Scrum
6 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.70%) TDD
7 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.70%) ERP
7 2 (3.70%) EAI
8 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Java
2 17 (31.48%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.63%) C#
4 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) XPath
6 2 (3.70%) VB
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Xen
1 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Temenos
3 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.85%) Zend
3 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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