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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 104 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 32 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.36% 0.57% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 1.88% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 20
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £58,000 £76,000
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
614 692 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.06% 30.48% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 534 607 837
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 July 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (46.15%) Internet
2 27 (41.54%) LDAP
2 27 (41.54%) HTTP
3 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 26 (40.00%) SMTP
4 23 (35.38%) Finance
4 23 (35.38%) WebSphere
5 21 (32.31%) SSL
5 21 (32.31%) REST
6 20 (30.77%) Network Management
6 20 (30.77%) F5
6 20 (30.77%) Capacity Management
6 20 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 20 (30.77%) Cisco
6 20 (30.77%) DNS
6 20 (30.77%) HP
6 20 (30.77%) CiscoWorks
6 20 (30.77%) Juniper
6 20 (30.77%) LAN
6 20 (30.77%) WAN
6 20 (30.77%) OSPF
6 20 (30.77%) BGP
6 20 (30.77%) EIGRP
6 20 (30.77%) IGRP
6 20 (30.77%) TACACS
6 20 (30.77%) Firewall
6 20 (30.77%) Network Design
6 20 (30.77%) HP NNM
7 19 (29.23%) CheckPoint
8 18 (27.69%) HTML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (35.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.08%) Mule
3 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Heroku
1 2 (3.08%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.15%) Internet
2 27 (41.54%) LDAP
2 27 (41.54%) HTTP
3 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 26 (40.00%) SMTP
4 21 (32.31%) SSL
5 20 (30.77%) DNS
5 20 (30.77%) LAN
5 20 (30.77%) WAN
5 20 (30.77%) OSPF
5 20 (30.77%) BGP
5 20 (30.77%) EIGRP
5 20 (30.77%) IGRP
5 20 (30.77%) TACACS
5 20 (30.77%) Firewall
6 6 (9.23%) IMAP
6 6 (9.23%) SCTP
6 6 (9.23%) M3UA
6 6 (9.23%) SMPP
6 6 (9.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.08%) Redis
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Subversion
2 5 (7.69%) JUnit
2 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) Ant
5 2 (3.08%) JMeter
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
5 2 (3.08%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) jMock
5 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.08%) PhantomJS
5 2 (3.08%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (3.08%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.54%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.54%) WebObjects
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Marketing
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Network Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Design Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Programmer
8 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Web Programmer
8 4 (6.15%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.62%) PHP Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) REST
2 18 (27.69%) HTML
3 17 (26.15%) Web Services
4 16 (24.62%) CSS
4 16 (24.62%) jQuery
5 15 (23.08%) Ajax
5 15 (23.08%) JSON
6 11 (16.92%) HTML5
7 10 (15.38%) XML
8 9 (13.85%) CSS3
9 8 (12.31%) Backbone.js
9 8 (12.31%) Underscore.js
9 8 (12.31%) Dojo
10 7 (10.77%) J2EE
11 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
11 6 (9.23%) .NET
12 5 (7.69%) STL
12 5 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) iPhone
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) DataPower
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Firmware
5 1 (1.54%) HACMP
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Debian
3 4 (6.15%) UNIX
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.08%) Android
5 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Network Design
1 20 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 20 (30.77%) Network Management
1 20 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 11 (16.92%) MVC
3 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) TDD
4 8 (12.31%) SOA
4 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.15%) Pair Programming
5 4 (6.15%) BDD
5 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.08%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.08%) Data Management
7 2 (3.08%) Analytics
7 2 (3.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
2 17 (26.15%) Java
3 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) PHP
5 6 (9.23%) C++
6 4 (6.15%) C#
6 4 (6.15%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.62%) PHP5
8 2 (3.08%) Korn
8 2 (3.08%) Delphi
8 2 (3.08%) VB
8 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) XPath
9 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.54%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (30.77%) CiscoWorks
1 20 (30.77%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.54%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Cisco
1 20 (30.77%) HP
1 20 (30.77%) Juniper
1 20 (30.77%) F5
2 19 (29.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos
5 2 (3.08%) Genesys
5 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.08%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) Akamai
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.54%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago