The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 109 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 34 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.34% 1.48% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 4.74% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
647 675 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.49% 31.22% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 585 586 872
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
Berkshire

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 16 April 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (45.45%) REST
2 27 (40.91%) JSON
3 26 (39.39%) Web Services
4 25 (37.88%) C++
4 25 (37.88%) HTTP
5 24 (36.36%) SMTP
5 24 (36.36%) DNS
6 23 (34.85%) HTML
6 23 (34.85%) Java
6 23 (34.85%) PHP
6 23 (34.85%) RESTful
7 21 (31.82%) XML
8 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
8 20 (30.30%) CSS
8 20 (30.30%) Degree
9 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
9 19 (28.79%) Perl
9 19 (28.79%) Apache
9 19 (28.79%) Python
9 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (27.27%) MySQL
11 16 (24.24%) Linux
11 16 (24.24%) jQuery
12 15 (22.73%) Open Source
12 15 (22.73%) Ajax
13 14 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
14 13 (19.70%) Problem Management
14 13 (19.70%) TELNET
14 13 (19.70%) WebSphere

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (28.79%) Apache
2 13 (19.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Drupal
5 1 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.52%) Mule
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) HTTP
2 24 (36.36%) SMTP
2 24 (36.36%) DNS
3 13 (19.70%) TELNET
3 13 (19.70%) SSL
3 13 (19.70%) Internet
4 12 (18.18%) LDAP
5 11 (16.67%) Firewall
5 11 (16.67%) OSPF
5 11 (16.67%) BGP
5 11 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 11 (16.67%) IGRP
5 11 (16.67%) TACACS
5 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 11 (16.67%) LAN
5 11 (16.67%) WAN
6 7 (10.61%) SSH
6 7 (10.61%) SNMP
7 2 (3.03%) VoIP
8 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 14 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.09%) Riak
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Ant
2 2 (3.03%) JUnit
2 2 (3.03%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.52%) Mockito
3 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.52%) WebObjects
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Checkstyle
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.52%) German Language
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Firewall Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Perl Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Programmer
10 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) REST
2 27 (40.91%) JSON
3 26 (39.39%) Web Services
4 23 (34.85%) HTML
4 23 (34.85%) RESTful
5 21 (31.82%) XML
6 20 (30.30%) CSS
7 16 (24.24%) jQuery
8 15 (22.73%) Ajax
9 11 (16.67%) J2EE
9 11 (16.67%) XSLT
10 10 (15.15%) HTML5
10 10 (15.15%) Java EE
11 9 (13.64%) Dojo
11 9 (13.64%) CSS3
12 8 (12.12%) Backbone.js
12 8 (12.12%) Underscore.js
13 3 (4.55%) .NET
14 2 (3.03%) Spring
14 2 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.73%) Open Source
3 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Firmware
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) DataPower
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) UNIX
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) Problem Management
2 13 (19.70%) ITIL
3 11 (16.67%) Network Design
3 11 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 11 (16.67%) Network Management
3 11 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 10 (15.15%) OO
4 10 (15.15%) TDD
4 10 (15.15%) MVC
5 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.06%) OOP
7 3 (4.55%) SOA
7 3 (4.55%) Content Management
8 2 (3.03%) Pair Programming
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.03%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.52%) WFM
9 1 (1.52%) Time Management
9 1 (1.52%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) C++
2 23 (34.85%) Java
2 23 (34.85%) PHP
3 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 19 (28.79%) Perl
4 19 (28.79%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) SQL
5 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.03%) Korn
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.52%) C-shell
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) HP NNM
1 11 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.52%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Juniper
1 11 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 11 (16.67%) Cisco
1 11 (16.67%) HP
1 11 (16.67%) F5
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago