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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 113 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 21 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.90% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 3.01% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 19
Average salary £47,500 £27,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.17% -46.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
498 697 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 20.13% 30.00% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 415 605 704
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 1 October 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (49.06%) Internet
2 22 (41.51%) LDAP
2 22 (41.51%) SMTP
2 22 (41.51%) HTTP
2 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
3 18 (33.96%) Web Services
3 18 (33.96%) Java
3 18 (33.96%) Finance
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
5 15 (28.30%) WebSphere
6 14 (26.42%) SQL
6 14 (26.42%) TDD
6 14 (26.42%) Degree
7 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (24.53%) Network Design
7 13 (24.53%) HP NNM
7 13 (24.53%) Firewall
7 13 (24.53%) OSPF
7 13 (24.53%) BGP
7 13 (24.53%) EIGRP
7 13 (24.53%) IGRP
7 13 (24.53%) TACACS
7 13 (24.53%) LAN
7 13 (24.53%) WAN
7 13 (24.53%) DNS
7 13 (24.53%) SSL
7 13 (24.53%) Cisco
7 13 (24.53%) HP
7 13 (24.53%) CiscoWorks
7 13 (24.53%) Juniper

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (28.30%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Mule
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Heroku
1 2 (3.77%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) Internet
2 22 (41.51%) LDAP
2 22 (41.51%) SMTP
2 22 (41.51%) HTTP
2 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
3 13 (24.53%) Firewall
3 13 (24.53%) OSPF
3 13 (24.53%) BGP
3 13 (24.53%) EIGRP
3 13 (24.53%) IGRP
3 13 (24.53%) TACACS
3 13 (24.53%) LAN
3 13 (24.53%) WAN
3 13 (24.53%) DNS
3 13 (24.53%) SSL
4 9 (16.98%) SMPP
4 9 (16.98%) Broadband
4 9 (16.98%) IMAP
4 9 (16.98%) SCTP
4 9 (16.98%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) SAP BW
3 4 (7.55%) DataStage
3 4 (7.55%) SQLPlus
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SoapUI
2 6 (11.32%) LoadUI
3 5 (9.43%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) eggPlant
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.55%) Toad
4 4 (7.55%) JUnit
5 3 (5.66%) Selenium
6 2 (3.77%) Spock
6 2 (3.77%) jMock
6 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.77%) PhantomJS
6 2 (3.77%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (3.77%) Ant
6 2 (3.77%) Maven
6 2 (3.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.77%) JMeter
7 1 (1.89%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.89%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Design Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Senior Design Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Test Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Web Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
2 16 (30.19%) HTML
3 11 (20.75%) REST
4 10 (18.87%) jQuery
4 10 (18.87%) CSS
4 10 (18.87%) Ajax
5 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.09%) XML
5 8 (15.09%) .NET
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.43%) JSON
7 5 (9.43%) J2EE
7 5 (9.43%) WCF
8 4 (7.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (7.55%) HTML5
8 4 (7.55%) STL
8 4 (7.55%) Spring
9 3 (5.66%) Middleware
10 2 (3.77%) Django
10 2 (3.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Smartphone
2 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Debian
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) TDD
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Network Design
2 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
2 13 (24.53%) Network Management
2 13 (24.53%) Capacity Management
3 11 (20.75%) MVC
4 8 (15.09%) BDD
4 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.21%) SOA
5 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
6 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) OOP
7 4 (7.55%) CRM
7 4 (7.55%) Pair Programming
7 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) PHP
4 6 (11.32%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.66%) PHP5
7 2 (3.77%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) HP NNM
1 13 (24.53%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Cisco
1 13 (24.53%) HP
1 13 (24.53%) Juniper
1 13 (24.53%) F5
2 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) SAP
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.77%) Akamai
6 2 (3.77%) Tableau
6 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.77%) Genesys
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.77%) Adobe
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos
6 2 (3.77%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Veritas
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