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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 106 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 39 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.71% 1.29% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.06% 5.34% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.58%
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
644 581 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.22% 24.15% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 506 524 618
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 3 July 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) Web Services
3 32 (50.00%) REST
4 31 (48.44%) Java
5 30 (46.88%) XML
6 29 (45.31%) CSS
7 27 (42.19%) HTML
7 27 (42.19%) SQL
8 25 (39.06%) jQuery
9 20 (31.25%) .NET
9 20 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 19 (29.69%) Finance
11 18 (28.13%) Ajax
12 17 (26.56%) Backbone.js
13 15 (23.44%) Banking
13 15 (23.44%) JSON
14 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
14 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
15 13 (20.31%) PHP
15 13 (20.31%) HTML5
16 12 (18.75%) C#
16 12 (18.75%) MVC
17 11 (17.19%) Scrum
17 11 (17.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 10 (15.63%) Oracle
18 10 (15.63%) Linux
18 10 (15.63%) SaaS
19 9 (14.06%) OO
19 9 (14.06%) PL/SQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (14.06%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.94%) Node.js
3 6 (9.38%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.69%) JBoss
5 3 (4.69%) CMS
6 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.13%) Liferay
6 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.56%) WordPress
7 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.56%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) LDAP
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
4 2 (3.13%) SSL
4 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (3.13%) SMTP
4 2 (3.13%) OSPF
4 2 (3.13%) BGP
4 2 (3.13%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.13%) IGRP
4 2 (3.13%) TACACS
4 2 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (9.38%) JasperReports
3 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) DTS
5 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Ant
2 8 (12.50%) Maven
3 7 (10.94%) JUnit
4 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.38%) Selenium
4 6 (9.38%) SoapUI
5 5 (7.81%) Mocha
5 5 (7.81%) Grunt
5 5 (7.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (7.81%) Yeoman
5 5 (7.81%) gulp
5 5 (7.81%) Gradle
5 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
5 5 (7.81%) Subversion
6 4 (6.25%) CruiseControl
7 3 (4.69%) jMock
7 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.69%) FogBugz
7 3 (4.69%) Mockito
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Games
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Web Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL Developer
5 5 (7.81%) UI Developer
5 5 (7.81%) UI Programmer
5 5 (7.81%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Applications Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) Web Services
2 32 (50.00%) REST
3 30 (46.88%) XML
4 29 (45.31%) CSS
5 27 (42.19%) HTML
6 25 (39.06%) jQuery
7 20 (31.25%) .NET
7 20 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 18 (28.13%) Ajax
9 17 (26.56%) Backbone.js
10 15 (23.44%) JSON
11 13 (20.31%) HTML5
12 11 (17.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (12.50%) JSP
14 7 (10.94%) RESTful
15 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
15 6 (9.38%) Servlets
15 6 (9.38%) J2EE
16 5 (7.81%) Spring
16 5 (7.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
1 5 (7.81%) Physics
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.81%) Visualisation
1 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) MVC
3 11 (17.19%) Scrum
4 9 (14.06%) OO
5 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.50%) OOP
6 6 (9.38%) Web Application Development
7 5 (7.81%) Analytics
7 5 (7.81%) User Stories
7 5 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.81%) Build Automation
7 5 (7.81%) CRM
7 5 (7.81%) B2B
7 5 (7.81%) Web Design
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
8 4 (6.25%) Open Source
8 4 (6.25%) API Integration
9 3 (4.69%) API Design
9 3 (4.69%) Mobile Development
9 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
2 31 (48.44%) Java
3 27 (42.19%) SQL
4 13 (20.31%) PHP
5 12 (18.75%) C#
6 9 (14.06%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.38%) Perl
7 6 (9.38%) Python
8 3 (4.69%) VB
9 2 (3.13%) XPath
10 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCPD
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.13%) HP NNM
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.69%) Zend
5 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.13%) F5
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Juniper
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) Temenos
6 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Three People
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits dep on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 26 days ago