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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 99 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 34 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 1.39% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.34% 5.03% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 17
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,650 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
536 636 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.42% 27.66% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 463 528 646
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 31 (56.36%) Web Services
2 22 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) HTML
5 18 (32.73%) XML
6 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) REST
8 13 (23.64%) C#
9 12 (21.82%) Internet
9 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
10 11 (20.00%) Ajax
10 11 (20.00%) LDAP
10 11 (20.00%) CSS
10 11 (20.00%) SoapUI
11 10 (18.18%) WCF
11 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.36%) jQuery
12 9 (16.36%) .NET
12 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (14.55%) CRM
13 8 (14.55%) HTTP
13 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.55%) Banking
13 8 (14.55%) Finance
13 8 (14.55%) HTML5
14 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
14 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
14 7 (12.73%) SCTP
14 7 (12.73%) Marketing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
2 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) WordPress
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) Internet
2 11 (20.00%) LDAP
3 8 (14.55%) HTTP
4 7 (12.73%) SMPP
4 7 (12.73%) SCTP
4 7 (12.73%) M3UA
5 5 (9.09%) IMAP
5 5 (9.09%) SMTP
5 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.09%) Broadband
6 2 (3.64%) GSM
6 2 (3.64%) 3G
6 2 (3.64%) MGW
6 2 (3.64%) TCAP
6 2 (3.64%) SCCP
6 2 (3.64%) INAP
6 2 (3.64%) 2G
6 2 (3.64%) XCAP
6 2 (3.64%) 4G
7 1 (1.82%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SAP BW
2 4 (7.27%) DataStage
2 4 (7.27%) SQLPlus
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) DTS
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.91%) Selenium
3 5 (9.09%) jMock
3 5 (9.09%) Mockito
3 5 (9.09%) JUnit
3 5 (9.09%) Maven
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.27%) Toad
4 4 (7.27%) WebLogic Workshop
4 4 (7.27%) JMeter
4 4 (7.27%) eggPlant
4 4 (7.27%) LoadUI
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (5.45%) JIRA
6 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 7 (12.73%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) BizTalk Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) Web Services
2 19 (34.55%) HTML
3 18 (32.73%) XML
4 15 (27.27%) REST
5 11 (20.00%) CSS
5 11 (20.00%) Ajax
6 10 (18.18%) WCF
7 9 (16.36%) .NET
7 9 (16.36%) jQuery
8 8 (14.55%) HTML5
9 7 (12.73%) JSON
10 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.09%) CSS3
11 5 (9.09%) Backbone.js
11 5 (9.09%) RESTful
11 5 (9.09%) YUI
11 5 (9.09%) Dojo
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.09%) JMS
12 4 (7.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Smartphone
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (7.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.82%) iSeries
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (14.55%) CRM
4 6 (10.91%) MVC
4 6 (10.91%) TDD
4 6 (10.91%) Agile Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Scrum
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.09%) OOP
6 4 (7.27%) SOA
6 4 (7.27%) ETL
6 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.27%) BDD
6 4 (7.27%) Load Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) Analytics
7 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.64%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.27%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) PHP
5 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) VB
6 2 (3.64%) XPath
7 1 (1.82%) PHP5
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
1 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) SAP
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Temenos
4 1 (1.82%) Zend
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Up to 55,000 Plust bonus + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: Circa 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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