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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 116 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 31 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 1.41% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.77% 5.10% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 20
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +25.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £38,750 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
458 706 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.64% 27.72% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 398 588 680
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 December 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (56.36%) Web Services
2 18 (32.73%) HTML
3 17 (30.91%) XML
3 17 (30.91%) Internet
3 17 (30.91%) Java
3 17 (30.91%) LDAP
4 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.27%) C#
5 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 14 (25.45%) SQL
6 14 (25.45%) HTTP
7 13 (23.64%) CSS
7 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 12 (21.82%) WCF
8 12 (21.82%) REST
9 11 (20.00%) Ajax
9 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (20.00%) SMPP
9 11 (20.00%) M3UA
9 11 (20.00%) SMTP
9 11 (20.00%) SCTP
9 11 (20.00%) Degree
10 10 (18.18%) jQuery
10 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (18.18%) Finance
10 10 (18.18%) Marketing
10 10 (18.18%) SoapUI
11 9 (16.36%) Smartphone
11 9 (16.36%) Broadband
11 9 (16.36%) IMAP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (12.73%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (12.73%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) Mule
3 2 (3.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) LDAP
1 17 (30.91%) Internet
2 14 (25.45%) HTTP
3 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (20.00%) SMPP
3 11 (20.00%) SMTP
3 11 (20.00%) SCTP
3 11 (20.00%) M3UA
4 9 (16.36%) IMAP
4 9 (16.36%) Broadband
5 2 (3.64%) GSM
5 2 (3.64%) LAN
5 2 (3.64%) DNS
5 2 (3.64%) SSL
5 2 (3.64%) TCAP
5 2 (3.64%) SCCP
5 2 (3.64%) INAP
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall
5 2 (3.64%) 2G
5 2 (3.64%) 3G
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%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.91%) Maven
2 6 (10.91%) JUnit
3 5 (9.09%) Selenium
4 4 (7.27%) jMock
4 4 (7.27%) eggPlant
4 4 (7.27%) LoadUI
4 4 (7.27%) Mockito
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.27%) Toad
4 4 (7.27%) WebLogic Workshop
4 4 (7.27%) JMeter
5 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Marketing
3 7 (12.73%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Design Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Senior Design Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) BizTalk Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Tester
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) Web Services
2 18 (32.73%) HTML
3 17 (30.91%) XML
4 13 (23.64%) CSS
5 12 (21.82%) WCF
5 12 (21.82%) REST
6 11 (20.00%) Ajax
7 10 (18.18%) jQuery
8 8 (14.55%) .NET
9 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
10 6 (10.91%) JSON
10 6 (10.91%) HTML5
11 5 (9.09%) CSS3
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.09%) JMS
12 4 (7.27%) J2EE
12 4 (7.27%) Dojo
12 4 (7.27%) YUI
12 4 (7.27%) Backbone.js
12 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Smartphone
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (7.27%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
2 2 (3.64%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (14.55%) TDD
3 8 (14.55%) MVC
4 5 (9.09%) Scrum
4 5 (9.09%) OOP
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing
5 4 (7.27%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) SOA
5 4 (7.27%) ETL
5 4 (7.27%) Load Testing
5 4 (7.27%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.27%) BDD
6 2 (3.64%) Network Management
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
6 2 (3.64%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) C#
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) PHP5
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
1 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.64%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) SAP
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) F5
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) Juniper
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.82%) Zend
4 1 (1.82%) Temenos
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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