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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 92 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 42 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.96% 1.22% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 5.26% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 17
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £40,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
638 570 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.74% 23.17% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 551 492 617
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £80,000
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 4 September 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 39 (54.93%) REST
2 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (50.70%) Java
4 32 (45.07%) CSS
4 32 (45.07%) Web Services
4 32 (45.07%) XML
5 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
5 29 (40.85%) SQL
6 25 (35.21%) HTML
6 25 (35.21%) jQuery
7 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
8 20 (28.17%) .NET
9 18 (25.35%) Scrum
10 17 (23.94%) PHP
10 17 (23.94%) Linux
10 17 (23.94%) AngularJS
11 15 (21.13%) Backbone.js
11 15 (21.13%) SaaS
11 15 (21.13%) Banking
11 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
11 15 (21.13%) Finance
12 14 (19.72%) Windows
12 14 (19.72%) Ajax
13 13 (18.31%) JSON
13 13 (18.31%) HTML5
13 13 (18.31%) OOP
14 12 (16.90%) MVC
14 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (16.90%) Spring
15 11 (15.49%) Hibernate

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.27%) Apache
3 7 (9.86%) Node.js
4 6 (8.45%) JBoss
5 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.82%) Liferay
8 1 (1.41%) IIS
8 1 (1.41%) WordPress
8 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) SaaS
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Internet
2 5 (7.04%) LDAP
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) HTTP
5 2 (2.82%) SSL
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
5 2 (2.82%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 2 (2.82%) SMTP
5 2 (2.82%) OSPF
5 2 (2.82%) BGP
5 2 (2.82%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.82%) IGRP
5 2 (2.82%) TACACS
5 2 (2.82%) Firewall
6 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) JasperReports
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (9.86%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.04%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Ant
2 9 (12.68%) SoapUI
3 8 (11.27%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.04%) JUnit
4 5 (7.04%) CruiseControl
4 5 (7.04%) Subversion
4 5 (7.04%) Maven
4 5 (7.04%) Grunt
4 5 (7.04%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (7.04%) Yeoman
4 5 (7.04%) gulp
4 5 (7.04%) Gradle
4 5 (7.04%) Mocha
5 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.63%) JIRA
6 3 (4.23%) Selenium
6 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.23%) WebLogic Workshop
6 3 (4.23%) JMeter
6 3 (4.23%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
1 15 (21.13%) Banking
2 6 (8.45%) Advertising
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Applications Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.45%) .NET Development Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Development Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (7.04%) UI Programmer
7 5 (7.04%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (54.93%) REST
2 32 (45.07%) CSS
2 32 (45.07%) Web Services
2 32 (45.07%) XML
3 25 (35.21%) HTML
3 25 (35.21%) jQuery
4 20 (28.17%) .NET
5 17 (23.94%) AngularJS
6 15 (21.13%) Backbone.js
7 14 (19.72%) Ajax
8 13 (18.31%) JSON
8 13 (18.31%) HTML5
9 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (16.90%) Spring
10 11 (15.49%) Hibernate
11 8 (11.27%) JSP
12 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
12 7 (9.86%) WCF
12 7 (9.86%) CSS3
13 6 (8.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
1 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Visualisation
2 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.04%) Physics
3 3 (4.23%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) BBC
5 1 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 14 (19.72%) Windows
3 7 (9.86%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.82%) SUSE
6 2 (2.82%) Debian
7 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Scrum
3 13 (18.31%) OOP
4 12 (16.90%) MVC
5 11 (15.49%) OO
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) TDD
8 7 (9.86%) API Integration
9 6 (8.45%) Software Delivery
9 6 (8.45%) API Development
9 6 (8.45%) Web Application Development
9 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.45%) Load Testing
10 5 (7.04%) Open Source
10 5 (7.04%) B2B
10 5 (7.04%) Web Design
10 5 (7.04%) User Stories
10 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (7.04%) Build Automation
11 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) Java
2 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
2 29 (40.85%) SQL
3 17 (23.94%) PHP
4 9 (12.68%) C#
5 8 (11.27%) Perl
5 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.86%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) Ruby
8 2 (2.82%) C
9 1 (1.41%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) ABAP
9 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) ISEB
2 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCPD
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (2.82%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.86%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.23%) Zend
6 2 (2.82%) F5
6 2 (2.82%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) Apple
6 2 (2.82%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.41%) Temenos
7 1 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
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