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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 109 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 31 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 0.93% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.27% 3.02% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 23
Average salary £48,000 £31,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -39.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £51,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
588 695 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.37% 30.88% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 513 609 766
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (47.69%) Internet
2 26 (40.00%) LDAP
2 26 (40.00%) SMTP
2 26 (40.00%) HTTP
2 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 22 (33.85%) Finance
4 20 (30.77%) Web Services
5 19 (29.23%) HTML
5 19 (29.23%) Java
5 19 (29.23%) WebSphere
6 17 (26.15%) Load Balancing
6 17 (26.15%) Network Management
6 17 (26.15%) F5
6 17 (26.15%) REST
6 17 (26.15%) Capacity Management
6 17 (26.15%) OSPF
6 17 (26.15%) BGP
6 17 (26.15%) EIGRP
6 17 (26.15%) IGRP
6 17 (26.15%) TACACS
6 17 (26.15%) Firewall
6 17 (26.15%) Network Design
6 17 (26.15%) HP NNM
6 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.15%) LAN
6 17 (26.15%) WAN
6 17 (26.15%) SSL
6 17 (26.15%) Cisco
6 17 (26.15%) HP
6 17 (26.15%) CiscoWorks

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (29.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.08%) Mule
3 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Heroku
1 2 (3.08%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) Internet
2 26 (40.00%) LDAP
2 26 (40.00%) SMTP
2 26 (40.00%) HTTP
2 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (26.15%) DNS
3 17 (26.15%) SSL
3 17 (26.15%) LAN
3 17 (26.15%) WAN
3 17 (26.15%) OSPF
3 17 (26.15%) BGP
3 17 (26.15%) EIGRP
3 17 (26.15%) IGRP
3 17 (26.15%) TACACS
3 17 (26.15%) Firewall
4 9 (13.85%) IMAP
4 9 (13.85%) SCTP
4 9 (13.85%) M3UA
4 9 (13.85%) SMPP
4 9 (13.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.08%) Redis
4 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.08%) DataStage
4 2 (3.08%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Subversion
2 5 (7.69%) JUnit
2 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.15%) LoadUI
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) Ant
5 2 (3.08%) JMeter
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
5 2 (3.08%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) Toad
5 2 (3.08%) jMock
5 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.08%) PhantomJS
5 2 (3.08%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (3.08%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.54%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Marketing
2 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Design Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Design Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Web Programmer
8 4 (6.15%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) Web Services
2 19 (29.23%) HTML
3 17 (26.15%) REST
4 15 (23.08%) jQuery
4 15 (23.08%) CSS
5 14 (21.54%) Ajax
6 11 (16.92%) JSON
7 10 (15.38%) XML
8 8 (12.31%) .NET
8 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
8 8 (12.31%) HTML5
9 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (10.77%) J2EE
10 6 (9.23%) CSS3
11 5 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 5 (7.69%) Underscore.js
11 5 (7.69%) Dojo
11 5 (7.69%) WCF
11 5 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) iPhone
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Debian
3 4 (6.15%) UNIX
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.08%) Android
5 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Network Design
1 17 (26.15%) Load Balancing
1 17 (26.15%) Network Management
1 17 (26.15%) Capacity Management
2 13 (20.00%) TDD
3 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) MVC
4 8 (12.31%) SOA
4 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.23%) BDD
6 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
7 4 (6.15%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.62%) OOP
8 3 (4.62%) CRM
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.08%) Analytics
9 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) Java
2 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.08%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) PHP
5 6 (9.23%) C#
5 6 (9.23%) C++
6 4 (6.15%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.62%) PHP5
8 2 (3.08%) VB
8 2 (3.08%) Delphi
9 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Korn
9 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.54%) C-shell
9 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (26.15%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Cisco
1 17 (26.15%) HP
1 17 (26.15%) Juniper
1 17 (26.15%) F5
2 16 (24.62%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos
5 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
5 2 (3.08%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) Akamai
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe
5 2 (3.08%) Genesys
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Veritas
6 1 (1.54%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
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