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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 125 125 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 25 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.62% 3.96% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 19
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
445 757 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.95% 29.01% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 382 653 665
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 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 November 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 33 (56.90%) Web Services
2 23 (39.66%) Internet
3 20 (34.48%) HTML
3 20 (34.48%) LDAP
4 19 (32.76%) Java
5 18 (31.03%) HTTP
6 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
6 17 (29.31%) SMTP
7 15 (25.86%) C#
7 15 (25.86%) XML
7 15 (25.86%) CSS
7 15 (25.86%) Finance
8 14 (24.14%) Degree
9 13 (22.41%) WebSphere
9 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
10 12 (20.69%) jQuery
11 11 (18.97%) WCF
11 11 (18.97%) Ajax
11 11 (18.97%) MVC
12 10 (17.24%) TDD
12 10 (17.24%) Marketing
12 10 (17.24%) SoapUI
12 10 (17.24%) REST
13 9 (15.52%) SCTP
13 9 (15.52%) IMAP
13 9 (15.52%) Smartphone

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 13 (22.41%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.90%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.17%) JBoss
4 3 (5.17%) WordPress
5 2 (3.45%) Mule
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.72%) Drupal
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.72%) Node.js
6 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Internet
2 20 (34.48%) LDAP
3 18 (31.03%) HTTP
4 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
4 17 (29.31%) SMTP
5 9 (15.52%) Broadband
5 9 (15.52%) SMPP
5 9 (15.52%) IMAP
5 9 (15.52%) SCTP
5 9 (15.52%) M3UA
6 8 (13.79%) Firewall
6 8 (13.79%) OSPF
6 8 (13.79%) BGP
6 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
6 8 (13.79%) IGRP
6 8 (13.79%) TACACS
6 8 (13.79%) LAN
6 8 (13.79%) WAN
6 8 (13.79%) DNS
6 8 (13.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
3 4 (6.90%) DataStage
3 4 (6.90%) SQLPlus
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) SoapUI
2 5 (8.62%) LoadUI
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) JMeter
3 4 (6.90%) Toad
3 4 (6.90%) eggPlant
4 3 (5.17%) Selenium
4 3 (5.17%) JUnit
4 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic Workshop
4 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.45%) Maven
5 2 (3.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.72%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.72%) JIRA
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 10 (17.24%) Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Design Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Senior Design Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Programmer
5 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Web Programmer
7 4 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) PHP Programmer
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) Web Services
2 20 (34.48%) HTML
3 15 (25.86%) CSS
3 15 (25.86%) XML
4 12 (20.69%) jQuery
5 11 (18.97%) WCF
5 11 (18.97%) Ajax
6 10 (17.24%) REST
7 9 (15.52%) .NET
8 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.34%) JSON
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.62%) HTML5
10 5 (8.62%) J2EE
11 4 (6.90%) JMS
11 4 (6.90%) RESTful
11 4 (6.90%) CSS3
12 3 (5.17%) Spring
13 2 (3.45%) Java EE
13 2 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.17%) iPhone
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.17%) Debian
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) MVC
3 10 (17.24%) TDD
4 8 (13.79%) Network Design
4 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
4 8 (13.79%) Network Management
4 8 (13.79%) Capacity Management
5 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 6 (10.34%) SOA
7 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.62%) OOP
7 5 (8.62%) Scrum
7 5 (8.62%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.62%) BDD
8 4 (6.90%) CRM
8 4 (6.90%) ETL
9 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
9 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.17%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) Java
2 15 (25.86%) C#
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) PHP5
6 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) ISEB
4 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Xen
1 1 (1.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (13.79%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Cisco
1 8 (13.79%) HP
1 8 (13.79%) Juniper
1 8 (13.79%) F5
2 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Veritas
7 1 (1.72%) Temenos
7 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.72%) Zend
7 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive remuneration package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Competitive remuneration package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago